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newscricket11 days ago

BBL would need to bring in stars like Virat Kohli to reach the next level, believes Brett Lee

Legendary Australian pacer Brett Lee believes the Big Bash League (BBL) needs to bring in tier 1 superstars like Virat Kohli to move forward, and thereby stressed on the need for the private ownership of franchises. The franchises, as things stand, are currently owned by state associations.
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newscricket2 months ago

WTC Final | New Zealand will have an advantage over India because of the conditions, claims Brett Lee

Former Australia fast bowler Brett Lee has proclaimed that New Zealand have the wood over India in the World Test Championship final, owing to the conditions being conducive to them. He also added that Kane Williamson is conservative but not a boring captain while Kohli is very aggressive.
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newscricket6 months ago

Tanveer Sangha could be in line for Australia call-up versus New Zealand, reckons Brett Lee

Brett Lee reckons that teenage spin sensation Tanveer Sangha, who is currently the third-highest wicket-taker in BBL 10, has given every reason for the selectors to pick him for the T20Is against New Zealand. Despite Sangha being just 19, Lee feels that the youngster is ‘ready’ to make the jump.
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newscricket6 months ago

IND vs AUS | Paine is a brilliant keeper and his captaincy been really sound, proclaims Brett Lee 

Australia's fast bowling great Brett Lee has come out strongly in defense of an underfire Tim Paine and stated that he's a brilliant keeper and a good captain. Michael Clarke also suggested that all the blame can't be put on the captain alone as there are more decision-makers involved.
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newscricket7 months ago

Sydney-based commentators stand down after fresh COVID-19 outbreak in Sydney beaches

Fox Sports and Channel 7 have let go of few commentators and key personnel from their Adelaide panel after a COVID-19 outbreak in Sydney’s Northern beaches. Lee, who lives in Sydney’s northern beaches region, does not have any symptoms but has decided to fly back to stay with the family.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs AUS | Shaun Marsh's time is done as he's 37-year-old now, opines Brad Haddin

Former Australia wicket-keeper batsman Brad Haddin has strongly objected the hullabaloo surrounding the possible return of Shaun Marsh as he feels his time is done and dusted. Australia's opening woes and absence of David Warner has got fans and media talking about the experienced Shaun Marsh.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs AUS | Cummins' pace and confidence back, expect that to continue all summer, reckons Brett Lee

Former Australian pacer Brett Lee feels that premier bowler Pat Cummins' confidence and pace is back and he's expecting him to continue like that all summer. He also added that taking rest from last ODI and T20I series wouldn't have been his call as players generally want to play games. 
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newscricket8 months ago

IPL 2020 | Emergence of youngsters the best part of the season, opines Brett Lee

IPL is a theatre of dreams and this year too many young stars emerged from the big stage, which Brett Lee reckons was the highlight of the season for him. The likes of Devdutt Padikkal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, T Natarajan and Varun Chakravarthy became household names with their great performances. 
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newscricket10 months ago

Twitter reacts to Brett Lee's thumbs up to Stokes' assertion of Tyagi being a mix of Lee and Ishant

Former Aussie great Brett Lee agreed with Ben Stokes' opinion on Kartik Tyagi, who termed the U-19 pace sensation as a mix of Brett Lee and Ishant Sharma. Tyagi, who made his IPL debut on Tuesday for Rajasthan Royals, reminded people of Lee as his run-up is quite similar to the legendary bowler.
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newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2020 | Great thing about MS Dhoni is he believes in his players, reckons Brett Lee

Brett Lee has reckoned that the best thing about MS Dhoni is that he has complete faith in his players and backs his playing eleven to perform under pressure. He credited the CSK skipper for backing Shane Watson and praised Watson for his match-winning performance in the last game against KXIP.
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