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Mitchell Johnson is considering retiring from limited overs cricket to prolong his Test career After having spearheaded his side to an Ashes ...
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The World T20 came to an end after three weeks of thrilling cricket. There is no tournament in this world that provides entertainment and competition ...
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Sydney, April 15 (IANS) Australian cricket legend Glenn McGrath and woman all-rounder Ellyse Perry will meet Prince William and Kate Middleton on ...
Aaron Finch vs Pakistan at World T20 in Bangladesh. In the shortest format of the game, few batsmen have performed as consistently as Aaron Finch ...
Peter Siddle: hard, hostile and hot to handle A toned and carefully nurtured fast bowling unit resembles a well-oiled machine, presenting a ...
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India batsman Shikhar Dhawan celebrates his century. Wisden have announced their five Cricketers of the Year award winners, and Indian batsman ...
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Sydney, April 9 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) joined the Australian Football League, Australia Rugby Union, National Rugby League and Football ...
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Stuart Broad The 2014 World T20 has been an overwhelming success, and we have had some star players making their presence felt. While they have ...
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A view of the new day/night pink ball and the traditional white ball While the fans and administrators continue to monitor the progress of the pink ...
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Ricky Ponting Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting was awarded life membership of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) on Friday in a tribute to ...
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James Faulkner reacts after Darren Sammy hits a six Darren Sammy’s eyes lit up with glee. Swaddled with an ever charming smile, the Caribbean ...
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BIO: The Australian national cricket team is one of the best cricket teams in the world today. Alongside England, it is the joint oldest team in Test cricket. The team's first match was recorded in 1877. The Australian team has played a total of seven hundred and forty four test matches. Out of these, they have won four hundred and ninety, lost in one hundred and ninety four, drew one hundred and ninety eight and was tied for two. Due to the large number of wins alone, the team is ranked the number-one in Test cricket in terms of overall wins, win-loss ratio and wins percentage. The Australian cricket team has also played seven hundred and ninety seven matches. Of these, the team has won four hundred and ninety matches, lost in two hundred and seventy two, tied in nine, and the remaining twenty six ended in no result. Australia have made record six World Cup final appearances and have won the World Cup a record four times in total; 1987 Cricket World Cup, 1999 Cricket World Cup, 2003 Cricket World Cup and 2007 Cricket World Cup. The team even has a record where it went thirty four consecutive World Cup matches without losing until it suffered defeat at the hands of the the Pakistan cricket team on 19 March at the 2011 Cricket World Cup. The have also taken home the ICC Champions Trophy twice (2006 and 2009), making them back to back winners in the Champions Trophy tournaments. Some of their best players over the last decade are Steve Waugh, Ricky Ponting, Matthew Hayden, Michael Clarke, Adam Gilchrist, Glenn McGrath, Shane Warne etc.
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