Australia's 2020 Win Painting To Be Displayed At The MCG
The Australian Women's team mural depicting their epic win against India two years ago has become the first artwork of a women's sporting team to be displayed at the… read-more
Tags: MCG, Australia, Cricket Australia, India, Cricket
Courtesy: The Indian Express
Australia Wins Ashes 4-0, Beats England In 5th Test
Australia defeated England by 146 runs in the fifth Ashes test at Blundstone Arena on January 16. The team managed to win the five-match Ashes with 4-0. Australian bowlers Cameron Green and Scott Boland took three wickets each in the second innings, while skipper Pat Cummins took three wickets. Earlier, Australia was bowled out for 155 in the second innings, setting England a target of 271 to win.
Tags: sports, Ashes, test, Cricket Australia, Victory
Tim Paine Announces Indefinite Leave From All Cricket; Pat Cummins Named Test Captain
Tim Paine announced his indefinite leave from all forms of cricket amidst the sexting scandal controversy. His announcement came only 12 days ahead of the start of Ashes. Furthermore, Pat Cummins and Steve Smith have been named as the Captain and Vice Captain respectively for the Test team by Cricket Australia. Henderson wrote, "Confirming that Paine is… read-more
Tags: Cricket Australia, Tim Paine, Pat Cummins, Test Cricket, Ashes
Courtesy: Cricket Australia
Australia's Warner Tries To Remove Coca-Cola Bottles In Post Match Conference
After Cristiano Ronaldo, Australian batter, David Warner removed Coca-Cola bottles from the post-match conference table on October 28. Warner asked, "Can I remove this?", before the commencement of the conference. However, he further said, "If it's good for Cristiano, it's good enough for me," when he was asked to put the bottles back to the table. Besides, the batter scored 65 off 42 balls in the same match.
Tags: David Warner, World Cup T20, Australia, Cricket, Cricket Australia
Marnus Labuschagne To Miss Windies Tour; Smith, Warner, Cummins In
Australian right-hand batsman Marnus Labuschagne to stay out from the prior 23-member squad announced for the upcoming West Indies tour in July. Reportedly, Australia will play five T20Is and three ODIs in West Indies ahead of the ICC men’s T20 World Cup later this year. Being left out from the New Zealand tour in March, star performers Steve Smith, David Warner and Pat Cummins have returned to the team.
Tags: Cricket Australia, sports, ICC, Marnus Labuschagne, West Indies
Australian Big Bash League Adds Three New Rules To Raise Entertainment Levels
Australia's premier franchise cricket league Big Bash League (BBL) has announced three new rules to make the game more interesting. BBL has reduced the mandatory six-over powerplay to four. Besides, it added a two-over "Power Surge" that will make the fielding team deploy only two fielders out of the 30-yard circle from the 11th over. It has also added a new feature, the "X-factor Player", with which the teams can allow their 12th or 13th man… read-more
Tags: Big Bash League, Cricket Australia, BBL, T20 Cricket, ICC
Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive
50% Spectators Allowed To Attend Day-Night Test Of India's Tour Of Australia
Cricket Australia has announced that at least 50% of the spectators would be allowed for Border-Gavaskar Trophy. The first Test, a day-night match, will feature 50% of the total capacity of spectators at the Adelaide Oval i.e. up to 27,000. Similarly, the boxing-day Test at Melbourne and the fourth Test at Brisbane will host 25,000 and 30,000 spectators. The traditional Sydney pink Test will also host up to 23,000 viewers.
Tags: India Tour of Australia, Adelaide, Cricket Australia, Covid-19
Courtesy: The Hindu
Players Allowed To Undergo Training During Quarantine On Australia Tour
For India's tour to Australia, the New South Welsh government has accepted the Cricket Australia's request to allow players get trained while undergoing compulsory 14-day quarantine. Consequently, the Indian and Australian players can now undergo training sessions in Sydney after returning from Dubai post-IPL. India is scheduled to play three ODIs, three T20s, and four Tests in Sydney and Canberra, starting from November 27.
Tags: Cricket Australia, Indian Cricket, 14-days Quarantine, Sydney
IPL 2020: KKR Confirms England, Australia Players Will Join for First Match
Venky Mysore, Kolkata Knight Riders CEO, confirmed the availability of England's Eoin Morgan and Tom Banton as well as Australia's Pat Cummins for KKR's first match. KKR is in Abu-Dhabi and all players need to undergo the 6-day quarantine as per the local government's guidelines. Venky said, the players will… read-more
Tags: IPL, Kolkata Knight Riders, England Cricket, Cricket Australia
Courtesy: ANI News
Mitchell Stark Feels 5 Months Off-time Led to 2nd T-20 Loss Against England
Australian fast bowler Mitchell Stark has expressed that the off-time of five months during the Coronavirus pandemic has cost the Australian team, leading to their second T20 defeat against England. England won the second match by 6 wickets, winning the three-match series. "It's not an excuse but coming off five months cricket doesn't help. You can’t really simulate international matches by having nets and centre-wicket practice," Stark said… read-more
Tags: Cricket Australia, England Cricket, Mitchell Stark, T20 Cricket
Courtesy: ANI News