“It’s nice to be back playing in South Africa,” Says Steve Smith
Australia batsman Steve Smith said that his reception in South Africa has been “lovely” since it is his first tour since the infamous ball-tampering scandal took place in 2018. Australia will take on the hosts South Africa in the first match of a three-game Twenty20 International series at a ground famous for its hostile atmosphere. […]
By Shruti - Feb 20, 2020
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Steve Waugh Thinks Steve Smith, David Warner Will Get Motivated by SA Crowds’ Comments
Former Australia captain Steve Waugh is expecting Steve Smith and David Warner will have a tough time by the South Africa crowd during their upcoming tour to South Africa. But he further said that the criticisms will only help them on to perform better. Two years ago, in March 2018, during the third Test match […]
By Shruti - Feb 18, 2020
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Ricky Ponting Reveals the Reason Behind Ball-tampering Scandal
Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting thinks lack of experienced players left a void in Australian cricket and the leadership crisis had led to the infamous ball-tampering scandal in South Africa during a Test in 2018. Steve Smith and David Warner were handed 12 months bans, while Cameron Bancroft was suspended for nine months by Cricket […]
By Shruti - Feb 14, 2020
Cameron Bancroft Comes Back To Australian Test Squad
Cameron Bancroft and Joe Burns finally get back to Australia’s Test squad to face Pakistan, with Usman Khawaja and Marcus Harris being dropped for their flop show during the Ashes series against England. Bowling allrounder Michael Neser has joined the formidable pace attack of Josh Hazelwood, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc and James Pattinson.  Bancroft is […]
By CricShots - Nov 14, 2019
Nic Maddinson Pulls Out of Tour Game on Mental Health Issues
After Glenn Maxwell, another Australia top-order batsman Nic Maddinson has withdrawn from Australia A squad citing mental health reasons.  He has opted out of the upcoming tour game against Pakistan which will be a three-day Day-Night fixture beginning from November 11 in Perth before the two-Test series starting on November 21. Maddinson will be replaced […]
By Shruti - Nov 9, 2019
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Tim Paine Reveals Australia Was Disappointed After The Ball-tampering Episode
The year 2018 started on a decent note for Australia as they regained the Ashes but in a matter of a few months, the feel-good factor vaporized when the ball-tampering scandal unfolded in Cape Town against South Africa. Steve Smith, David Warner, and Cameron Bancroft were handed bans for trying to change the condition of […]
By CricShots - Feb 27, 2019
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Cameron Bancroft Is Ready To Play With His Former Opening Partner David Warner
The Australian opener Cameron Bancroft, who has just returned to the cricket after completing his nine-month suspension due to involving in sandpaper gate, is ready to open with David Warner. In last March, during the Cape Town Test between South Africa and Australia, Bancroft was caught in video footage where he was trying to alter […]
By Sandy - Jan 11, 2019
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Australia Is Likely To Make Two Changes In Playing XI For The Sydney Test
The hosts’ side Australia is now focusing to save the four-match home Test series against India by winning the final Test of the series at Sydney Cricket Ground (Sydney), starting on Thursday (3 January). According to reports, the opener Aaron Finch and the all-rounder Mitchell Marsh are likely to be dropped for the final Test […]
By Sandy - Jan 2, 2019
Cameron Bancroft’s Return To Competitive Cricket Confirmed?
The Australian opener Cameron Bancroft’s return to competitive cricket has been confirmed as he has been named in the Perth Scorchers squad for their KFC BBL clash with the Hobart Hurricanes in Launceston on Sunday. He was earlier banned from playing cricket for using sandpaper on the ball on day three of the Cape Town […]
By CricShots - Dec 29, 2018
Steve Smith Reveals How CA Forced Them To Win At All Costs
The year 2018 has been marred with controversies for the Australian cricket. From the Sydney Test controversy in 2008 to the ball-tampering fiasco earlier in the year, the scandals get piling up regardless of their impressive performances. Former Australian skipper Steve Smith has opened up on how Cricket Australia (CA) provoked them to win matches […]
By CricShots - Dec 27, 2018
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