All posts tagged "Australia"

  • Pune: Australian captain Steve Smith celebrates century on the third day of the first cricket Test match between India and Australia in Pune on Feb. 25, 2017. (Photo: Surjeet Yadav /IANS)
    Steve Smith: The journey from next Shane Warne to next Bradman

      “When I watch him it will remind me of when I started”, the legendary leg-spinner Shane Warne said when Steve Smith started playing for Australia. He was touted as a bowler who could bat a bit....

    • Posted November 25, 2017
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  • Hayden batting with dhothi in a local event in India
    Matthew Hayden – The “Butcher” Who Played as an Opening Batsman

    Matthew Hayden, the very name instilled fear in the minds of bowlers. The strongly built left-hander was a combination of an intimidating personality and an aggressive attitude and established himself as one of the world’s best opening...

    • Posted October 29, 2017
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  • Nagpur: Indian captain Virat Kohli in action during the Fifth One Day International (ODI) match between India and Australia at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium in Nagpur, on Oct 1, 2017. (Photo: Surjeet Yadav/IANS)
    Four held for throwing stone at Aussie team bus in Assam

    Guwahati: Four youths were arrested on Sunday for stone-throwing at a bus carrying the Australian T20 cricket team here on October 10 evening, the Assam DGP said. The four were arrested under Section 307 of the Indian...

    • Posted October 15, 2017
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  • Hyderabad: Indian captain Virat Kohli and his Australian counterpart David Warner ahead of the third T20 match between India and Australia at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on Oct 13, 2017. (Photo: Surjeet Yadav/IANS
    India, Australia 3rd T20I match called off

    Hyderabad: The third and final Twenty20 International (T20I) match between India and Australia was called off due to the poor condition of the outfield of the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Friday.   The three-match series...

    • Posted October 13, 2017
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  • Stones thrown to Australia team bus
    Stone thrown at Australian team bus in Guwahati

    Australia’s cricket squad suffered a scare after a stone was thrown at their bus on its return to a city hotel from the Barsapara Cricket Stadium here. The incident took place on Tuesday night after Australia defeated...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Guwahati: David Warner and Adem Zampa celebrate fall of MS Dhoni's wicket during the second T20 match between India and Australia at Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati on Oct 10, 2017.
    Warner compares Guwahati track to English wickets

    Australia skipper David Warner on Tuesday compared the new Barsapara Stadium here to the English cricket grounds where the new ball did the trick for the tourists in their eight-wicket win in the second Twenty20 International. With...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Ryan Harris celebrates
    Ryan Harris: The name that will be long remembered

    Australian fast bowlers and unfortunate careers is not a new phenomenon in cricket but when it comes to Ryan Harris it is hard to tell if it was an unfortunate career or an inspirational story. A Test...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Voges celebrating his double ton
    Adam Voges: A man who played like Bradman

    When a 23-year-old Adam Voges set the record for the fastest century in domestic competition just in his second match back in 2004 by smashing 100 off just 62 balls, he looked destined to wear the baggy...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Tom Moody during 1999 World Cup against WI
    Tom Moody – The Player who fought his limitations

    Tom Moody, an excellent all rounder, started his career during the transitional period of the Australian cricket team and went on to be an integral part of the side for almost a decade in ODIs. He started...

    • Posted October 2, 2017
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  • Stuart Clark appeals for a wicket
    Stuart Clark: The Man who Reminded us Glen McGrath

    To play for Australia can be a testing at times, to get into the team is really difficult because of the competition in the domestic sector. There are players who waited and waited for an opportunity and...

    • Posted September 28, 2017
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