newscricket2 days ago

Ashes 2019 | Australia name initial 25-member squad, Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis overlooked

The Australian selectors have named a provisional 25-member squad for the Ashes which is set to commence from August 1. Cameron Bancroft, who was banned for nine months post the ball tampering saga has been included in the squad, while Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis have been overlooked.
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newscricket6 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Australia's predicted XI for the match against England

Having finished second in the group stage with seven wins, Australia will take on their arch rivals England on Thursday for a place in the World Cup Final. The Aussies have been hampered by injuries, as Usman Khawaja tore his hamstring against the Proteas, resulting in changes to the top order.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket6 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Peter Handscomb will definitely play, he deserves it, says Justin Langer

Justin Langer is 100% confident that Peter Handscomb will make his World Cup debut against England in the semi-final at Edgbaston on Thursday. After missing out narrowly on the initial squad, Handscomb was called in to replace the injured Shaun Marsh who was ruled out with a fractured forearm.
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featurecricket10 days ago

The curious case of Australia’s batting

With seven wins in eight matches and with both openers amassing more than 500 runs, Aussies sit mighty on the top of the table. But despite the numbers reading pretty, there is a massive issue with their batting which has gone unnoticed, and if not addressed, might smell trouble for the Kangaroos.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket12 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I've never hit the ball better, says Glenn Maxwell

Glenn Maxwell has stated that he is hitting the ball better than ever and is confident that his failure in the group stage won’t affect him getting a good score sooner than later. Maxwell has scored at a strike-rate of 190 but he has just 143 runs in eight innings ahead of South Africa clash.
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newscricket25 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | It’s a challenge we’re up for, says Glenn Maxwell on clash with English pacers

Australia’s swashbuckling all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has stated that facing English quicks in their upcoming encounter on Tuesday is a challenge his side is up for. Jofra Archer and Mark Wood have bowled extremely well, especially the former, picking early wickets with the new ball.
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newscricketa month ago

8 things you missed | From Spiderman supporting Bangladesh to Mitchell Starc's special sendoff

Yes, that's right! You did miss a lot of things during the match between Bangladesh and Australia. You are saying that you are sure of not missing anything? Well then, take a look at the things that you have missed and thank me later! Here are the 8 things that you missed! Enjoy!
Srijith Gopal
newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Pakistan did put us under pressure, says Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch has stated that Australia were put under pressure by Pakistan on Wednesday at Taunton. Australia were cruising along in the first 30 overs and looked to post a huge total but were all out for 307, however, they managed to secure a win by 41 runs thanks to Pakistan's late-order collapse.
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featurecricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Australia’s predicted XI for the game against Pakistan

After brushing aside Afghanistan in their World Cup opener, Australia’s first real challenge came through the rejuvenated Windies who failed to take advantage of a good start. However, in their third game, the Aussies failed to chase down a massive score against a talented Indian bowling attack.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Not surprised by Virat Kohli’s good gesture, says Glenn Maxwell

Glenn Maxwell has stated that he is not surprised by Virat Kohli’s good gesture during the encounter between India and Australia, referring to the India skipper’s gesture asking the crowd not to boo Steve Smith. Kohli had asked the crowd to cheer instead of shouting ‘cheater’ slogans.
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