[UK], May 10 (ANI): Australia skipper Aaron Finch praised Steve Smith after he played an unbeaten knock of 91 runs in the third clash with New Zealand XI in Brisbane on Friday. Sify - Published Also reported by •Zee News
Comparing Smith to master blaster Sachin Tendulkar was a huge compliment that also sent out a warning to rivals teams ahead of the World Cup beginning on May 30.
Smith, who made his comeback with.. Mid-Day - Published Also reported by •DNA
Rajasthan Royals skipper Steve Smith will leave the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) after his team's match against the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) slated for April 30 and will..
All-rounders are the flavour of the season and this World Cup will feature some of the best in the business. West Indies legend Clive Lloyd told Times of India that the ICC's flagship event in England.. Mid-Day - Published
The pair have returned from year-long bans following a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa and are expected to play vital roles in Australia`s title defence although they will not be in leadership.. Zee News - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Pencilling in David Warner and Steve Smith into the top-order could be a headache, but there is no doubt the pair would only make the playing XI richer as they strive to defend their World Cup crown in.. Mid-Day - Published
The five-time winners have shown exemplary resilience in navigating the tempestuous phase that nearly broke their back and spirit, and the recent away series victories against India and Pakistan are.. Mid-Day - Published
Every squad will have its designated captain and head coach to officially be responsible for the team's travails. But few teams will also have some seasoned campaigners who will help the skipper with.. Mid-Day - Published
Former captain Michael Vaughan believes England are "clear favourite" to win the upcoming Ashes because of ECB's decision to revert to older Dukes ball.
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB).. Mid-Day - Published
Usman Khawaja wasn't even in the frame to travel to England for the grand event, but the suspensions imposed on David Warner and Steve Smith along with a new coach presented him a new lifeline Firstpost - Published
Former Australia coach Darren Lehmann expects Steve Smith and David Warner to play a big role in their title defence on their return to international cricket at the World Cup. Reuters India - Published
Australia's cricketers were headed Saturday to the battlefields of Gallipoli for inspiration to kick off a gruelling four-month tour taking in the defence of their World Cup crown and an Ashes series... Mid-Day - Published
Aaron Finch believes that Australia's experience of winning the World Cup in the previous editions would be a big advantage for his team when they begin their title defence in England and Wales.
"I.. Mid-Day - Published
Steve Smith plundered an unbeaten 91 and Glenn Maxwell hit 70 Friday before bad light stopped play, with Australia winning their final warm-up game before leaving for England to defend their World Cup.. Mid-Day - Published
Steve Smith's "timing and class" is back and it seems that he had never left the Australian set-up, skipper Aaron Finch said Friday as the national team gears up for the World Cup on a war-footing. DNA - Published
Steve Smith plundered an unbeaten 91 and Glenn Maxwell hit 70 Friday before bad light stopped play, with Australia winning their final warm-up game before leaving for England to defend their World Cup.. DNA - Published
Australia coach Justin Langer said his team won't be rattled by a hostile reception at the World Cup as England's Barmy Army gave them a taste of what to expect.
The defending champions are on a hot.. Mid-Day - Published
Speaking to IANS, on the sidelines of an event for Giant Bicycles, Lee said that an injury to fast bowler Jhye Richardson shouldn't cause the Aaron Finch-led side too much trouble as the likes of.. Mid-Day - Published
Kane Richardson expressed happiness on getting selected in Australia's team for the upcoming World Cup, a tournament Australia's coach Justin Langer calls "the Olympics of Cricket".
The pacer was.. Mid-Day - Published
Australian cricketers' once-notorious behaviour has significantly improved amid attempts to clean-up the game's culture after the ball-tampering scandal, Cricket Australia said Thursday.
The men's.. Mid-Day - Published
Australian fast bowler Jhye Richardson was ruled out of the World Cup Wednesday after failing to recover from a dislocated shoulder, with namesake Kane Richardson replacing him. He picked up the injury.. Mid-Day - Published
Will Young stroked a masterful 130 to steer an under-strength New Zealand to a seven-wicket win over Australia in a World Cup practice match Wednesday, outshining a classy unbeaten 89 from Steve Smith... Mid-Day - Published
India's Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane posted this picture of himself extracting mango pulp on Twitter yesterday and captioned it, "Enjoying the summer vibes with some self-made Aamras!"
Rahane.. Mid-Day - Published
*Fanmojo.in*, a fantasy sports venture where users can handpick their players, use their skill to play games, compete and win prize money has conducted a survey on how fantasy sports gaming is the new.. NewsVoir - Published
David Warner hit a quickfire 39 and Steve Smith 22 Monday in their first appearance for Australia since a major ball-tampering scandal as the home team edged a second-string New Zealand by one wicket.. DNA - Published
Former captain Steve Smith and David Warner were included in Australia's side for an unofficial World Cup warm-up against New Zealand in Brisbane on Monday, the pair's first international hit-out after.. Reuters India - Published
Recovering from a virus, Smith was seen for the first time at the World Cup camp, while Warner, who was seen on Friday jogging during the nets session, was also affected by a virus and missed.. Mid-Day - Published
Indian fast bowler Varun Aaron on Friday said Indian team is much better than of Pakistan and there's no reason why they shouldn't beat them in the upcoming World Cup. He also noted that the.. Mid-Day - Published
Samson, who has played just one T20 International for India against Zimbabwe in 2015, has been one of consistent performers with the bat in this IPL with 337 runs from 11 games that included a century.. Mid-Day - Published
Rajasthan Royals have decided to bring back Ajinkya Rahane as captain for the remainder of their Indian Premier League campaign after Steve Smith left to join the Australian squad, the franchise.. Reuters India - Published
[UAE], May 3 (ANI): Australia coach Justin Langer said there are going to be some challenges for both Steve Smith and David Warner, who are now back with the national side after serving their Sify - Published
The duo of Steve Smith and David Warner have returned to the national side for a World Cup training camp Friday in Brisbane after serving year-long bans for their part in the "sandpapergate" scandal in.. Mid-Day - Published
The Capitals are already sweating over key pacer Kagiso Rabada's fitness as the South African pacer missed a game first time this season against Chennai Super Kings due to a stiff back on.. Mid-Day - Published