newscricketa month ago

Ashes 2017 | Tim Paine and Cameron Bancroft surprise inclusion in the Australian squad

Cricket Australia has announced a 13-man squad for the Ashes that is scheduled to begin in Australia on November 27. The biggest surprise was the inclusion of Tim Paine, following a seven-year absence from Test cricket, and the selection Cameron Bancroft as an opener in the squad.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs Australia | Steve Smith out of T20I series with a shoulder problem

Steve Smith has been ruled out of the upcoming T20I series against India due to a shoulder injury, Australian team doctor Richard Saw confirmed today. The Aussie captain will return to Australia to recover and get ready for the Sheffield Shield season and the Ashes that starts on November 23.
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newscricket2 months ago

Kasprowicz feels the Aussies will Perform Better in T20Is

Former Australia bowler Michael Kasprowicz believes that the Australia's middle-order will have a better series against India in the shorter format, owing to their IPL experience. Praising the high-flying India side, Kasprowicz also stated that india will face a similar challenge on foreign soils.
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newscricket3 months ago

David Saker cites Glenn Maxwell's bad performance as reason for his snub in Bengaluru ODI

David Saker, Australia’s stand-in coach, defended the decision to axe Glenn Maxwell for the fourth ODI stating the latter is going through a bad run of form, which didn’t augur well for his selection. Saker has also heaped praise on Adam Zampa's "aggressive" mindset and wicket-taking prowess.
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newscricket3 months ago

Yuzvendra Chahal: My plan to Glenn Maxwell is not to bowl at the stumps

Indian leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has fully utilised Glenn Maxwell’s vulnerability outside the off-stump by picking his wicket in all the 3 ODIs and plans to bowl outside the off stumps. Moreover, Chahal considers David Warner as a threat and also enjoys playing with young spinner Kuldeep Yadav.
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featurecricket3 months ago

India vs Australia | How and where India won the third ODI in Indore

India stuck to their calculative brand of cricket and with an all-round effort, took an unassailable series lead of 3-0. In the game, India didn’t deviate from their plans, despite getting off to a bad start, while Australia repeated their mistakes from the last match to lose the game.
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newscricket3 months ago

WATCH : MS Dhoni fails to control emotions after stumping Glenn Maxwell

Calm and composed are the two words that have defined MS Dhoni’s aura as a cricketer and a skipper. Yesterday, though, the former Indian skipper showed his boisterous celebration after getting rid of the dangerous Glenn Maxwell with a signature stumping off a Yuzvendra Chahal delivery.
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reportcricket3 months ago

India vs Australia | Kuldeep Yadav hat-trick secures hosts a win in Kolkata

Kuldeep Yadav’s hat-trick and an exceptional performance by the bowling unit helped India register a 50-run win over Australia in the second ODI in Kolkata. Earlier, Virat Kohli (92) and Ajinkya Rahane (55) put India in complete control before Australia fought back to restrict the hosts to just 252.
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newscricket3 months ago

WATCH | Steve Smith responds to Glenn Maxwell's mockery with an imitation of his own

Recently Maxwell had done a pinpoint accurate imitation of Steve Smith, while helping develop the new Ashes cricket game, and the latter has decided to reply in kind. Today, Smith recreated one of Maxwell's most embarssing moments when "Big Show" left a delivery that crashed into the stumps.
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newscricket3 months ago

Over-reliance on Smith and Warner troublesome, feels Michael Slater

Former Australia opener Michael Slater has claimed that the Australian Test team is overly dependent on Steve Smith and David Warner and the amount of runs coming from the middle order is troubling for the Aussies. Slater also added that the selectors must stick to Glenn Maxwell for better results.
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