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newscricket3 days ago

IND vs AUS | ‘Unideal’ timing of IPL could be reason for injury-mania, suggests Justin Langer

Australia head coach Justin Langer has weighed in on the almost-comical injury situation in the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy and has suggested that the ‘unideal’ timing of IPL 2020 could have played a part in the same. Combinedly, India and Australia have had more than 10 injuries in the tour.
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newscricket3 days ago

IND vs AUS | Tim Paine is an outstanding leader and he has my 100 per cent support, expresses Justin Langer

Despite Tim Paine’s awful Test as a skipper, Justin Langer has expressed that Paine has his 100 percent backing and will continue to be a skipper for a long time. On the other hand, Langer was optimistic about Pucovski’s chances and also came in support of Steve Smith following the incident.
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newscricket5 days ago

IND vs AUS | Cameron Green is born to play Test cricket, proclaims Justin Langer

Justin Langer has called Cameron Green ‘a class act’ after his valiant 84-run knock against the Indians in the second innings in Sydney which provided Australia with a great chance to win the Test. The Australian coach has further labelled Green as someone who was born to play Test cricket.
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newscricket8 days ago

IND vs AUS | Very typical of Australian media to behave like the 12th man, slams Aakash Chopra

Former Indian Test opener Aakash Chopra isn't at all impressed with the mind games played by Australian media and termed them the 12th man of the Australian side. He also added that there was mental disintegration last time when India had toured Australia in 2018/19, which they had won 2-1.
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newscricket10 days ago

IND vs AUS | India have been so well disciplined in the last couple of series, reckons Justin Langer

Justin Langer has heaped praise on the Indian team, saying the visitors have been extremely disciplined in their approach over the last two series, making things difficult for the Aussies. Langer has also added that Ravichandran Ashwin and Jasprit Bumrah are two superstars in the Indian team.
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newscricket11 days ago

IND vs AUS | David Warner is pretty determined to play; very likely to feature, expresses Justin Langer

Justin Langer, ahead of the Sydney Test, has expressed that Warner is pretty determined to play and is almost certain to play in Sydney despite not being entirely fit. Langer also hinted that there would be some changes for the hosts, which would be determined following the afternoon net session.
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newscricket20 days ago

IND vs AUS | Australia need to get better at building partnerships, insists Justin Langer

Australia head coach Justin Langer rued his batsmen not building partnerships in the first innings of both the Tests and admitted that his side will not ‘set up games’ if they continue batting callously. Langer, however, expressed delight over the ‘sporting wickets’ seen in the first two Tests.
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newscricket23 days ago

IND vs AUS | Kohli and Shami's absence gives us advantage, opines Justin Langer

Australian head coach Justin Langer feels the absence of India's big guns Mohammed Shami and Virat Kohli will given weaken Indian team and give the hosts an advantage. He also added that's he glad that India are feeling stressed than them over the Christmas weekend for the Boxing Day Test. 
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newscricket23 days ago

IND vs AUS | Unless something dramatic happens, we will go with the same XI, reveals Justin Langer

Justin Langer, who has advocated for continuity in the past, revealed that unless something dramatic happens, Australia will walk out at the MCG with the same playing XI. He also insisted that David Warner is still recovering to become 100% fit but has had a good hit in the net sessions.
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newscricket25 days ago

IND vs AUS | The pull shot off Umesh Yadav helped me rediscover my rhythm, reveals Joe Burns

Joe Burns, who outscored the Indian team in the second innings in Adelaide, revealed that it was one pull shot off Umesh Yadav which helped him turn his fortunes around and rediscover lost form. Burns entered the series with scores of 4, 0, 0 and 1, but posted a match-winning fifty in the 2nd dig.
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