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newscricket3 months ago

SA vs AUS | Jhye Richardson will stay back to add depth to ODI attack, confirms Trevor Hohns

Cricket Australia (CA) has confirmed that seam bowler Jhye Richardson will stay back in South Africa with the ODI squad for the three-match series to add depth to their fast bowling unit. Richardson is yet to play international cricket since his shoulder injury after the Pakistan series last March.
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featurecricket3 months ago

Revamped Josh Hazlewood one-stop solution for Australia's third seamer woes

‘What are some facts that sound fake but are actually true?’ is a popular question in r/askReddit and the thread has over 16K comments and responses. If you scroll through some of the facts there, you would be genuinely fascinated, surprised and maybe even shocked; because they are absurd.
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newscricket4 months ago

SA vs AUS | Fantastic to have Glenn Maxwell back in Australian squad, admits Trevor Hohns

National selector Trevor Hohns has confirmed that Australia have recalled the likes of Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh, and Jhye Richardson for the tour of South Africa later this month. While Matthew Wade has also been recalled to the T20 side, BBL top-scorer Marcus Stoinis will be on standby.
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featurecricket5 months ago

BBL 2019-20 | In A Jiffy - Stars 'scorch' the Scorchers in their own backyard

Just like #1 vs #2 a few days, #1 vs #3 too turned out to be an embarrassingly one-sided affair as the Stars further asserted their dominance this season with a thumping 8-wicket win over the Scorchers. The rout was also the Glenn Maxwell-led side's seventh consecutive win of the season.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | Wounded Jhye Richardson dismisses Jake Weatherald by 'bowling' from square-leg

In a year where we’ve seen ridiculous and absurd catches and wickets, Jhye Richardson might just be walking away with the award for the most bizarre run out of the year. After being curtailed from throwing due to a shoulder injury, Richardson ‘bowled’ from square-leg to run Jake Weatherald out.
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newscricket7 months ago

VIDEO | Ashton Agar walks off with bloody nose after dropping brother Wes

Ashton Agar suffered a blow to the bridge of his nose in Western Australia’s Marsh One-Day Cup clash against South Australia on Sunday after dropping a catch hit by his own brother Wes. Speaking after the match, which South Australia lost, Wes admitted that he was shaken up by the incident.
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newscricket7 months ago

Have played a lot of Test cricket and had a great career, said Peter Siddle

Veteran Aussie pacer Peter Siddle, who will be turning 35 next month, acknowledges the fact that his Test career is drawing to its end. While he understands that it will be tough to break into the national side but he added that he has the fire and won't give up trying to get back in the mix.
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newscricket7 months ago

Alex Carey to lead Australia A against Pakistan, spots in Test squad still open, says selectors

Australian selectors confirmed on Tuesday that spots are still up for grabs for the two-match Test series against Pakistan, with Alex Carey leading the ‘A’ side with a number of contenders. Joe Burns, Will Pucovksi, Nic Maddinson, and Carey himself are all pushing their case for Test selection.
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newscricket8 months ago

There were moments when I thought I'd never get back to cricket, reveals Jhye Richardson

Australian speedster Jhye Richardson talks about the different kinds of emotions that he went through during his rehab after suffering from a dislocated shoulder in late March. The young sensation will make his return to red-ball cricket having played his last game against Sri Lanka in February.
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featurecricket8 months ago

My dream one day is to be somewhat as good as Steve Smith, says Josh Philippe

Australia’s swashbuckling wicket-keeper batsman Josh Phillipe, who has often drawn comparisons with Steve Smith, has revealed that his dream is to be as good as the latter. Philippe, who has been making a name for himself in domestic cricket, is also hopeful of a national call-up in the near future.
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