newscricket8 months ago

PAK vs AUS 2022 | Hosts complete record run chase to level ODI series

Centuries from captain Babar Azam (114) and left-handed opener Imam-ul-Haq (106) helped Pakistan complete their highest successful run-chase in ODIs on Thursday (March 31) against Australia at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. The six-wicket win also allowed the hosts to level the three-match series 1-1.
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newscricket10 months ago

AUS vs SL | Josh Inglis to debut for Australia in T20I series against Sri Lanka

Australia captain Aaron Finch confirmed that wicket-keeper batsman Josh Inglis will make his debut in the upcoming T20I series against Sri Lanka. Josh Inglis has been brought into the side in place of all-rounder Mitchell Marsh who has been rested for the upcoming series against Sri Lanka.
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newscricket10 months ago

AUS vs SL | More ready than ever to play for Australia, says Ben McDermott

Australia batsman-wicket keeper Ben McDermott has said that he is more ready than ever to play for Australia after being selected for the National squad for a five match T20I series against Sri Lanka. McDermott was impressive in the BBL scoring 577 runs and was named Player of the Tournament.
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newscricket10 months ago

Aus vs SL | Ben McDermott and Josh Hazlewood returns to the Australia’s T20I squad

Ben McDermott and Josh Hazlewood have made a return to the T20I squad of Australia for a five match T20I series starting from February 11 against Sri Lanka. Mitchell Marsh and David Warner will miss the series as they look to prepare for the Pakistan tour scheduled after T20Is against Sri Lanka.
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newscricketa year ago

BBL 2021-22 | WATCH: Tim David gets involved in a brain fade moment and ends up taking short run

In a fixture between Hobart Hurricanes and Melbourne Stars, Tim David got involved in a bizarre brain fade moment and ended up taking a short run during his knock of 22 runs. Hobart Hurricanes won the fixture by 24 runs while defending the target of 181 restricting the opposition for 156/9.
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newscricketa year ago

WATCH | Young fan in crowd left bloodied after putting down catch during BBL match

A young cricket fan in the crowd was seen bloodied after his failed attempt to catch a ball during the Big Bash League match between Hobart Hurricanes and Perth Scorchers in Hobart on Tuesday. The incident took place in the eighth over when Hurricanes' batsman Ben McDermott smashed a six off AJ Tye.
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featurecricketa year ago

A St. Lucia Tragedy: Australia and the art of how not to structure a batting line-up

Weird things have happened over the past week. Not just in Cricket, but across sports.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricketa year ago

Dan Christian, Nathan Ellis among six players called up to Australia squad as backup

Dan Christian could be in line for a first T20I appearance in four years as the all-rounder, alongside five others, has been called-up to the Australian squad for the tour of the Caribbean as a back-up. Cricket Australia have revealed that, owing to mental health concerns, withdrawals are imminent.
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featurecricket2 years ago

County Watch | How English Test cricketers and major overseas signings fared in Round 8

While rain played a spoilsport last week and the week before, this week was rather a pleasant week of County action, where there were little to no talks of the rain shadowing the games. However, there were several Australian batters in action, all of whom barring Marcus Harris were terrible.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket2 years ago

Two years on, evaluating Justin Langer’s rights and wrongs in white-ball cricket

Could you imagine travelling back in time and telling Justin Langer in the immediate aftermath of England’s 5-0 hammering in June 2018 that two years later, his side will return to the shores of the United Kingdom as a World Cup semi-finalist and the number one ranked side in Tests and T20Is?
Anirudh Suresh