Friday, 19 October 2018

Tag Archives: Aussies

Abbas’ triple bring Pakistan closer to win against Aussies

DUBAI: Hard-working fast bowler Mohammad Abbas took three wickets in seven balls to bring Pakistan closer to victory in the first Test against Australia in Dubai on Wednesday. The right-arm medium pacer dismissed Aaron Finch (49) and the Marsh brothers – Shaun and Mitchell – for ducks as Australia slumped ...

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Root falls short of elusive ton as Aussies hit back

SYDNEY: England skipper Joe Root again missed out on an elusive first century in the series as Australia fought back with two late wickets on the opening day of the fifth Test on Thursday. Root was out to a superb diving catch by Mitchell Marsh at square leg for 83 ...

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Shaniera loves Pakistan cricket team more than Australia

MELBOURNE: The under-19 teams of Pakistan and Australia were on Sunday in action against each other at the Albert Cricket Ground, Melbourne in the 3rd Youth ODI, and Shaniera Akram supported the Green Shirts instead of her home team, Australia. Shaniera, who is married to Pakistan’s legendary cricketer Wasim Akram, ...

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England batsmen must score big to beat Aussies – Ali

BRISBANE: England’s batsmen will have to score big individual hundreds if Joe Root’s tourists are to have any chance of holding on to the Ashes, all-rounder Moeen Ali said on Sunday. England are facing a big defeat to Australia on Monday’s final day after they were bundled out for just ...

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Aussies ready to let loose ‘big four’ pacers

SYDNEY: Australia are relishing the prospect of uniting their “big four” pace attack for the first time at the Champions Trophy – and sending a message to England ahead of the Ashes. Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc and James Pattinson are all fit and poised to bowl together given ...

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Aussies call up Zimbabwe-born all-rounder

BRISBANE: Australia called up uncapped, Zimbabwe-born all-rounder Hilton Cartwright on Tuesday as cover for their fast bowlers after the gruelling first Test win over Pakistan. Cartwright, 24, joins the squad for next week s second Test in Melbourne as Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Jackson Bird recover from their exertions in ...

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Faf du Plessis hit with fine but free to face Aussies

ADELAIDE: Serial ball tamperer Faf du Plessis is refusing to accept he is guilty of cheating, despite being allowed to play in the third Test. The smug South African captain will sensationally appeal Tuesday’s guilty verdict, after being smashed with a fine worth 100 per cent of his match fee ...

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Starc gives Aussies hope after innings collapse

HOBART – Mitchell Starc offered Australia a lifeline with an inspired spell after a record low home total against South Africa on an opening day of carnage in the second Test in Hobart on Saturday. The left-arm pace spearhead put the brakes on the Proteas with three wickets in 10 ...

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