Friday, 19 July 2019

Tag Archives: Aaron Finch

Finch proud of Australia despite semi-final thrashing

BIRMINGHAM: Aaron Finch insisted he was proud of Australia s progress in the last 12 months despite their embarrassing World Cup semi-final thrashing against England on Thursday. Finch s side slumped out of the tournament in limp fashion as England swept to an eight-wicket win at Edgbaston. Defending champions Australia ...

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Amir aims for another Taunton triumph as Australia await

TAUNTON: Mohammad Amir will hope to enjoy another landmark occasion at Taunton when Pakistan face Australia there in a World Cup match on Wednesday. The group fixture at southwest county Somerset s headquarters sees Amir back at the ground where he made his return to first-class cricket in England three years ...

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Finch dismisses Adam Zampa ball-tampering claims

LONDON: Australia captain Aaron Finch attempted to defuse a potential controversy after spinner Adam Zampa was caught on camera putting his hand into his pocket and then rubbing the ball several times, fueling allegations of ball-tampering. Zampa was pictured making the movements during Australia’s clash with India at The Oval ...

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Finch, Zampa star as Australia ease to series win over Pakistan

ABU DHABI: Skipper Aaron Finch just missed a record hundred while Adam Zampa took four wickets and Pat Cummins claimed three as Australia demolished Pakistan by 80 runs in the third one-day international in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Finch hit a 136-ball 90 to steer Australia to 266-6 in 50 ...

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Finch has a lot of work to do: Ponting

ADELAIDE: Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has questioned Aaron Finch’s shot selection after the opener had his stumps rattled for nought after attempting a booming cover-drive in the first Test against India in Adelaide as he was not pleased with Australians batting. “Everyone knows he struggles a little bit against ...

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Uncapped Harris, Tremain make Australia squad for India Tests

MELBOURNE: In-form opener Marcus Harris is set to make his debut after being picked in Australia’s squad for their first two Tests against India alongside fellow rookie Chris Tremain. The 26-year-old, who smashed 250 not out against New South Wales last month and is the Sheffield Shield’s second-highest run-scorer, is ...

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Australia captain Finch says whole team under microscope

MELBOURNE:  Australia captain Aaron Finch has said his whole team are under pressure after losing their fourth consecutive one-day international series, with the batting order under particular scrutiny after failing to trouble South Africa. Seven months out from their World Cup defence, Australia were thrashed by 40 runs in Hobart ...

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Babar Azam back as No 1 ranked T20I batsman

ICC: Pakistan’s Babar Azam now leads second-ranked Aaron Finch of Australia by five points after the Australian started the series with a commanding 126 points lead over the Pakistani. According to ICC press release, Babar Azam has reclaimed the number-one ranking in the ICC Men’s Player Rankings for T20I Batsmen ...

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‘Car crash in slow motion’ after Australia humbled in T20

ABU DHABI: Australia’s sensational powerplay batting collapse was like “watching a car crash in slow motion” according to captain Aaron Finch after his side were dismissed for their third-lowest score in Twenty20 cricket on Wednesday. Finch’s side were bundled out for 89 in the first Twenty20 international against Pakistan in ...

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