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newscricket3 months ago

AUS vs SL | Australia announce multi-format squad for Sri Lanka tour, Pat Cummins rested from T20Is

Cricket Australia have announced the team for multi-format series in Sri Lanka and pacer Pat Cummins is rested from T20Is. Other major exclusions include Adam Zampa who will miss entire tour as his wife is expected to give birth to their child and Marcus Harris has been dropped from Test matches.
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newscricket7 months ago

BBL 2021-22 | Glenn Maxwell tests positive for Covid-19 amidst virus crisis in the tournament

The Melbourne Stars skipper and all-rounder, Glenn Maxwell has returned a positive result in a rapid antigen test on Wednesday and is now waiting for his RT-PCR results. There is a recent outbreak of Covid in BBL and Maxwell is the 13th Melbourne Stars player to test positive.
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newscricket9 months ago

We have to ensure T20 format does not become a matter of winning the toss, reckons Ian Chappell

Former Australia cricketer, Ian Chappell has stated that the toss played a major role in deciding the winner in the recently concluded T20 World Cup 2021 in UAE and Oman. He further added that the officials should adopt new methods in T20 cricket where toss does not give an advantage to the teams.
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newscricket9 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | VIDEO: Australia players dance on percussion drums tunes after T20 WC win

In a video posted by the official T20 World Cup Instagram handle, the Australian team was seen dancing to the percussion drums tunes in celebration of their T20 World Cup 2021 triumph in Dubai on Sunday. Australia defeated New Zealand by eight wickets in the final to clinch their maiden title.
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newscricket9 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 Final | Proud of how guys went about the campaign, says Aaron Finch as Australia win T20 WC 2021

Aaron Finch was extremely proud Australia’s all-round show at the T20 World Cup 2021, which they won after defeating New Zealand by eight wickets in the final in Dubai on Sunday. Mitchell Marsh, who set it up with an unbeaten 77, thanked the management for backing him at the No.3 position.
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newscricket9 months ago

T20 World Cup | You don't see that from a leg-spinner, says Sachin Tendulkar pointing at variations from Adam Zampa

Analysing the bowling of Australia's Adam Zampa, Sachin Tendulkar has pointed out the changes the leg-spinner makes while bowling. Zampa is the second highest wicket-taker of the tournament with 12 scalps and will be looking forward to winning the title for his side against New Zealand on Sunday.
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newscricket9 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Have been underestimated all my life, I thrive off that, says Adam Zampa ahead of final

Australia leg-spinner Adam Zampa has revealed that he has been underestimated as a cricketer since he was 15. Zampa has been the highest wicket-taker for his side and second highest in the ongoing ICC showpiece event and would like to help his team lift their maiden T20 World Cup trophy on Sunday.
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newscricket9 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Would love to keep things in our control, says Aaron Finch as semi-final race stiffens

Aaron Finch has said that Australia love to keep things under their control as the race to semi-finals intensified in the Group 1 following his team's thumping 8-wicket win again Bangladesh on Thursday. While England have virtually qualified, Australia and South Africa have won 3 matches each.
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newscricket9 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Knew we could get past South Africa at halfway mark, says Aaron Finch after ‘clinical’ win over Bangladesh

Australia skipper Aaron Finch lauded his team’s all-round show in a dominant eight-wicket win over Bangladesh on Thursday. Australia sealed the chase in mere 6.2 overs to overtake South Africa in the Group 1 points table, which strengthened their chances for the T20 WC 2021 semi-final qualification.
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newscricket9 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Twitter reacts as Australia rout Bangladesh to inch closer to semi-finals

Adam Zampa led the bowling with a five-for, before Aaron Finch dominated the 74-run chase to seal Australia’s dominant eight-wicket win over Bangladesh in Dubai on Thursday. Australia moved ahead of South Africa in the Group 2 points table, with both teams having now won three out of four.
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