“The summer is becoming a bit clearer as the days go by and I’m sure we’ll get enough red-ball cricket before that first Test, whether it’s Australia versus Australia A or something like that,” he was quoted as saying by ESPNcricinfo.
However, it means a court battle has become more likely with the start of the season just weeks away. Seven is due to be the host broadcaster for the Australia-New Zealand women’s series later this month, the first top-level cricket in Australia since the Covid-19 pandemic took hold, but it is the layout of the […]
Members of Australia’s squad from New South Wales, Victoria, and the ACT, along with the full New Zealand party, are currently in two weeks quarantine in Brisbane. They are able to train for three hours a day at Allan Border Field during this time with the rest of the Australia squad arriving next Monday. The […]
Former captain Ian Chappell believes playing cricket in COVID-19 era is a lot different from anything experienced in the past, but said the upcoming IPL can provide some “challenging” practice to Indian and Australian players ahead of their much-anticipated duel later this year.
Assistant editor Daniel Brettig had been a journalist for eight years when he joined ESPNcricinfo, but his fascination with cricket dates back to the early 1990s, when his dad helped him sneak into the family lounge room to watch the end of day-night World Series matches well past bedtime. Unapologetically passionate about indie music and […]
“Everything is tracking pretty well and we are using the next couple of weeks to make sure things keep progressing,” she said. “I’m fairly unrestricted now with running, batting, bowling and it’s probably just those little more specific things around match fitness and especially fielding – just getting into all different kinds of positions which […]
His career has gone on so long it started in an altogether different era. Bell made his first class debut in 1999, which makes him one of the few men on the circuit who played in the 90s. It was right after that age-group tour of New Zealand, when Dayle Hadlee described him as “the […]
It is learnt that fielding coach Sridhar, who has watched Vihari from his junior days, is monitoring his training sessions and also giving him throwdowns. Players from Hyderabad are known to grow up on matting and astro turf wickets.
Perhaps it’s productive to recall those idyllic childhood days. Times when you threw a ball against the wall and gleefully produced a myriad of shots, followed by running commentary. When you ran up and delivered a ball at a handkerchief on the ground in the hope of hitting a single stump. And when those activities […]
Former captain Ian Chappell believes playing cricket in COVID-19 era is a lot different from anything experienced in the past, but said the upcoming IPL can provide some ‘challenging’ practice to Indian and Australian players ahead of their much-anticipated duel later this year. Indian players will fly directly to Australia after the IPL concludes on […]