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newscricket4 months ago

Marcus Stoinis should be playing all three formats, expresses David Hussey

Melbourne Stars coach David Hussey is of the opinion that Marcus Stoinis should play for Australia in all three formats owing to his value and versatility. Stoinis was overlooked for Australia's limited-overs tour of South Africa and has not been a part of the side since the 2019 World Cup.
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newscricket5 months ago

IPL 2020 | Kolkata Knight Riders rope in James Foster as fielding coach

IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders have roped in former England wicket-keeper as the fielding coach for the upcoming season, the franchise confirmed on Monday. Foster will join a coaching unit that already comprises the likes of Brendon McCullum, David Hussey, Kyle Mills and Abhishek Nayar.
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newscricket5 months ago

BBL 2018-19 | Nine out of 11 players didn’t commit to their plans against Sixers, admits David Hussey

Melbourne Stars head coach David Hussey is disappointed that nine out of his 11 batsmen did not commit to their plans while attempting to chase down a moderate total of 143 set by the Sydney Sixers. The Stars will now face the winners of the Adelaide Strikers-Sydney Thunder clash on Thursday.
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newscricket5 months ago

Big Bash League 2018-19 | Haris Rauf will return on January 28 for remaining matches, confirms Melbourne Stars

The Melbourne Stars have received an enormous boost ahead of their tilt at a maiden KFC BBL title after a Pakistan team spokesperson confirming that pacer Haris Rauf will return to the team for their entire finals campaign. Rauf is one of the top-two wicket-takers for the Stars this season.
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newscricket5 months ago

Melbourne Stars coach David Hussey reprimanded for comments on air

Melbourne Stars coach David Hussey has been fined AUD 2000 for his comments, on-air, about walking with spikes on the pitch before the game between the Stars and the Adelaide Strikers. Hussey spoke about gaining a competitive advantage over the opposition by using spikes ahead of the game.
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newscricket7 months ago

BBL 2019-20 | Glenn Maxwell to lead Melbourne Stars post mental health break

Glenn Maxwell, who has been away from the game for the past couple of months citing mental health issues, is set to lead his franchise Melbourne Stars on his comeback to professional cricket. Melbourne Stars will start their BBL 2019/20 campaign versus 2012/13 winners Brisbane Heat on December 20.
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newscricket9 months ago

Kolkata Knight Riders rope in David Hussey and Kyle Mills for upcoming season

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have appointed David Hussey as their chief mentor, while also roping in Kyle Mills as their bowling coach. The Kolkata-based franchise also announced in August that Brendon McCullum was going to take over as Head Coach from the departing Jacques Kallis.
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newscricket10 months ago

BBL 2019 | Melbourne Stars re-sign Sandeep Lamichhane for upcoming season

Big Bash League (BBL) franchise Melbourne Stars have re-signed Nepal's spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane for the upcoming season of the tournament. The teenager played eight matches for the Stars last season, but then had to leave the team due to his Bangladesh Premier League commitments.
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