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Aus vs SL | Ben McDermott and Josh Hazlewood returns to the Australia’s T20I squad

Ben McDermott and Josh Hazlewood have made a return to the T20I squad of Australia for a five match T20I series starting from February 11 against Sri Lanka. Mitchell Marsh and David Warner will miss the series as they look to prepare for the Pakistan tour scheduled after T20Is against Sri Lanka.
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newscricket4 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | WATCH : Tasmania police shut down post-Ashes drinking party after noise complaint

In an unexpected turn of events, Tasmania police were called to break the post-Ashes party involving Alex Carey, Travis Head, and Nathan Lyon along with two English cricketers after Australia won the series by 4-0. A noise complaint was made to the hotel as the group played music from the balcony.
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newscricket4 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Ashes series win is just the beginning, opines Pat Cummins

Pat Cummins believes that the Ashes series win is the beginning of 'something big' as they eye away wins required to be the best side in Test Cricket. Cummins also added that the squad is in a really good place and is well suited to play in the tours to Pakistan, Sri Lanka, India, and England.
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newscricket4 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Marcus Harris dropped, Usman Khawaja to open for Australia in Hobart

Marcus Harris has been dropped from the Australia squad for the final Test and Usman Khawaja has replaced him as a result of scoring two hundreds in previous fixture. Travis Head will return in the middle order while pace attack is yet to be decided with Scott Boland needing to pass a fitness test.
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newscricket5 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | We want to go 5-0 up in the series, asserts Nathan Lyon

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon has cleared the intention of the Australian team saying that they want to inflict a clean sweep in the series keeping an eye on the World Test Championship final. Lyon also revealed he didn’t consider any fixture as a dead-rubber while playing for Australia.
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newscricket5 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Travis Head tests positive for Covid-19, ruled out of fourth Ashes Test in Sydney

Cricket Australia on Friday, December 31, revealed that Travis Head has been tested positive for Covid-19, and he will miss the fourth Ashes Test in Sydney. Head along with his partner will undergo a seven-day isolation period in Melbourne as per Victorian Health and Government regulation.
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newscricket5 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | WATCH: Ben Stokes takes a brilliant boundary catch to dismiss Travis Head

Ben Stokes showcased his fielding brilliance yet again, when he grabbed a stunning boundary catch to send back Travis Head on Day 4 of the ongoing second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval. Head was dismissed for a brisk 51, which helped Australia extend their lead past 400 in the second innings
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newscricket5 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Pat Cummins ruled out of Adelaide Test after Covid close contact, Smith to lead

Australia captain Pat Cummins has been ruled out of the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval, after having come in close contact with a COVID-19 positive case at a restaurant on Wednesday. Steve Smith will lead the side for the first time since 2018, while Michael Neser makes his Test debut.
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newscricket5 months ago

Labuschagne leapfrogs Smith, Williamson in ICC Test Batting Rankings, Malan reclaims No.1 spot in T20Is

Australia's Marnus Labuschagne toppled his compatriot Steve Smith and Kane Williamson to become the second-ranked Test batsman in the latest ICC Men's rankings. England's Dawid Malan retained his top spot in the T20I batsman rankings, while Babar Azam has slipped to the third spot in the chart.
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newscricket5 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Stuart Broad will be challenging with pink ball in Adelaide, says Travis Head

Ahead of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide, Travis Head has said that facing Stuart Broad with the pink ball will be a tough challenge for the Australian batsmen. He further added that Broad will be excited about the day-night Test, but Australia are confident of taking a 2-0 lead in the series.
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