newscricket1 month ago

BBL 12 | Nic Maddinson ruled out with ACL injury, likely to be sidelined for 12 months

Melbourne Renegades have suffered a blow in the ongoing Big Bash League season as their skipper Nic Maddinson is ruled out of the tournament with an ACL injury. The cricketer suffered the blow during a game against Perth Scorchers and is likely to be sidelined for around 12 months.
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newscricket2 months ago

WATCH, BBL 2022 | Nic Maddinson's miraculous dismissal by Mark Steketee's 'ghost ball' leaves everyone in utter disbelief

There have been many freakiest dismissals in cricket, but nothing can match the shockwaves when a batter gets hit wickets without making any contact with the stumps. One such instance occurred in a BBL clash as stumps at the batters’ end were disturbed without having any contact with them.
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newscricket10 months ago

Watch | Nic Maddinson channels his inner Jasprit Bumrah leaving commentators in splits during Sheffield Shield game

Jasprit Bumrah is one of the best fast bowlers in world cricket as of now and has the ability to do well anywhere in the world despite the conditions. However, in a hilarious incident Australian spinner Nic Maddinson was seen channeling his inner Jasprit Bumrah during a Sheffield Shield game.
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newscricket2 years ago

AUS A vs IND | Hoping India puts their best lineup against Australia A in second warm-up game, states Alex Carey

Australia A’s skipper Alex Carey has stated that he hopes India puts out their best line up in the second warm-up game ahead of the first Test at Adelaide Oval. In regards to Australia A’s batting form, he admitted that a big score is around the corner for Australia’s incumbent opener Joe Burns.
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newscricket3 years ago

Cricket Australia set to appoint 'mental health and wellbeing' expert

On the back of mental health breaks taken by the trio of Glenn Maxwell, Will Pucovski and Nic Maddinson, and in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, Cricket Australia (CA) are all set to appoint a 'mental health and wellbeing' expert. CA have opined that this role, now, is more important than ever.
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featurecricket3 years ago

Why NSW letting Steve O’Keefe go will change Australian domestic cricket

On April 5, a disappointed 35-year-old Steve O’Keefe called time on his First-Class career after he was not given a new contract by his state-side New South Wales. That surely did shock one and all that saw Australian cricket in the past season or two, given O’Keefe’s looming presence with the ball.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket3 years ago

Excited to see Bryce Street develop as a batsman, states Joe Burns

Australia opener Joe Buns is mighty impressed by youngster Bryce Street who hit two centuries in his debut season to finish as the second highest run getter for the Bulls behind Burns. Burns hailed Nic Maddinson as the player of the season for the unbelievable season the Victorian ended up having.
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newscricket3 years ago

Nic Maddinson will replicate his extraordinary form against England Lions, states Chris Rogers

Chris Rogers is confident that Nic Maddinson will replicate his extraordinary Shield form when Australia A take on England Lions on Saturday. The latter witnessed everything go against him since last year but staged a remarkable comeback in the Shield, piling 648 runs at an average over 92.
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newscricket3 years ago

Nic Maddinson replaces concussed Will Pucovski in Aus A squad

In-form Maddinson has nailed his spot in the Australia A squad after power pack performances against New South Wales in Sheffield Shield. Young Pucovski continues to recover from the freakish concussion which he picked while playing for Cricket Australia XI against the England Lions at Gold Coast.
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featurecricket3 years ago

BBL 2019-20 | Sixers vs Stars - Ask Me Anything ft. The Grand Finale choke and 'Sydney Spinners'

'It's happened again, It's happened againnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn, Melbourne Starssssssssssssss, it's happened againnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn.' Yes, it's happened again. But what's happened again? And what actually went on in the final? In this AMA session, I've listed out every single detail from the match.
Anirudh Suresh