• Posts Tagged ‘Australia’

    IPL 2017: Glenn Maxwell to lead Kings XI Punjab

    by  • March 10, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Australia’s Glenn Maxwell has been named the new captain of the Kings XI Punjab in the 10th edition of Indian Premier League. The all-rounder becomes the third Australian to skipper in the mega-rich T20 competition this season, with Steve Smith will lead the Rising Pune Supergiants and David Warner will command the reins of...

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    Australia all set for four-Test series against India

    by  • February 14, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Australian cricket squad, led by Steve Smith, arrived here on Monday ahead of intriguing four-Test series against India, starting at Pune on February 23. The team is scheduled to depart for Pune for their first encounter after playing a warm-up match against India A at the Cricket Club of India’s Brabourne Stadium from February 17-19....

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    NZ vs AUS: Steve Smith ruled out of ODI Series

    by  • January 27, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Australian skipper Steve Smith has been ruled out of the one-day international series to be held in New Zealand due to a minor ankle injury that he sustained in the ODI victory over Pakistan in Adelaide on Thursday. The 27-year-old confirmed that he would not join the squad for the three-match series against New...

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    Surrey re-sign Aaron Finch for 2017

    by  • December 23, 2016 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Surrey have announced the re-signing of Australian opener Aaron Finch for the whole of the 2017 NatWest T20 Blast next summer. The 30-year-old, who featured as an overseas player for the Oval side last season, scored 259 runs in six games, as well as averaging 48.66 in the Championship. The Victoria-born right-hander, who is...

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    Justin Langer is the new Australia T20 coach

    by  • December 9, 2016 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Former Australian batsman Justin Langer will take charge of Australia’s T20 team for three Twenty20s against Sri Lanka in February. The 46-year-old to replace Lehmann who will be in India for a four-test series.However, he has no plans to step away from the caching profile in the foreseeable future, rather he has already suggested...

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    Aussie pair ruled out of South Africa tour

    by  • September 2, 2016 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Cricket Australia has confirmed two fast bowlers Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc will miss the upcoming tour of South Africa, starting 30th September. Australia’s tour will cover one ODI against Ireland and five against South Africa, with the first match to be held on September 27 against Ireland. JUST IN: Mitchell Starc ruled out...

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