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newscricket3 months ago

We know Glenn Maxwell has had some red-ball success, asserts George Bailey

George Bailey talked about Glenn Maxwell and asserts that Glenn Maxwell has had some success in red-ball cricket for Australia. The Australian star all-rounder has been picked for the Test series against Sri Lanka for the first time since 2017 after Travis Head was ruled out of the series.
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newscricket8 months ago

AUS vs PAK | Australia names full-strength squad for Pakistan tour, Ashton Agar earns a recall to the squad

Australia have announced a full-strength squad for the three Tests in the historic tour of Pakistan scheduled to be starting from March 4. Josh Hazlewood has returned to the squad while Ashton Agar has earned a recall and will play the role of third spinner in the squad to tour Pakistan.
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newscricket8 months ago

AUS vs PAK | Reports : Australia players concerned about touring Pakistan due to security reasons

According to a report by Sydney Morning Herald, Australian players are concerned about touring Pakistan for a multi-format series due to security reasons. Australia's tour of Pakistan is scheduled to start on March 3, and the trip includes three Test matches, three ODIs and one T20I fixture.
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newscricket10 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Knowing I can bowl a lot of overs unscathed put me in a good place, says Jhye Richardson

Australia pacer Jhye Richardson has said that knowing he can bowl a lot of overs without getting injured puts him in a good space. Richardson made his Test debut in 2019 against Sri Lanka at home but injuries since then have kept him out of reckoning over the last two and a half years.
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newscricketa year ago

Some Australian players might not be comfortable touring Pakistan, feels Tim Paine

Australia Test captain Tim Paine stated that few players might not be comfortable touring Pakistan for the three Tests and as many ODI games and a T20I match during March and April 2022. Pakistan Cricket Board, on Monday, announced that Australia will tour Pakistan for a bilateral series since 1998.
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newscricketa year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Preparing to nail down a middle-to-lower order role, says Matthew Wade

With Aaron Finch having already confirmed of David Warner partnering him as an opener during Australia’s T20 World Cup 2021 campaign, Matthew Wade aims to lock himself as the team’s middle-order mainstay. Wade opened for Australia in 11 of their 15 T20Is in 2021, in either or both veterans' absence.
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newscricketa year ago

George Bailey replaces Trevor Hohns as Australia’s new chairman of selectors for men’s cricket

On Sunday, post the retirement of Trever Hohns, who completed 21 years of service in the selection panel, Cricket Australia named George Bailey as the new chairman of selectors for the men’s team. Bailey had joined the selection panel in 2019 and ever since has been an integral part of it.
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newscricket2 years ago

Aaron Finch will captain Australia in the World T20, declares George Bailey

Australia selector George Bailey has rushed to the defence of incumbent Aaron Finch and has stated publicly that the Victorian, despite his recent slump in form, will captain Australia come WT20. After a horror run of form, stretching back to the BBL, Finch’s place in the side has come under fire.
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newscricket2 years ago

VIDEO | When MS Dhoni pulled off a breakneck stumping to send off George Bailey

MS Dhoni’s superhuman-like skills behind the stumps have always been a topic of discussion among cricket fans. One of the greatest stumpings ever pulled by the former India captain was against the Aussies in 2016 when Geroge Bailey was stunned by a piece of breathtaking glovework.
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newscricket3 years ago

Came up with idea to promote Steve Smith to number three in ODIs, reveals George Bailey

George Bailey revealed that it was his idea to promote Steve Smith up the order at three in ODI cricket, prior to which the right-hander was used at six or seven. Bailey was a part of Australia's successful 2015 WC campaign, where he even led the side against England in the absence of Clarke.
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