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Xavier Doherty Biography

Xavier John Doherty or popularly known as XJ Doherty is an Austrailian cricketer who plays domestic cricket for Australia with Tasmanian Tigers. There was a great expectation associated with Doherty, a left-arm orthodox spinner, when he embarked on his cricket career at the Under-19 World Cup 2001-02. Doherty took an impressive 4/46 from 10 overs with the ball in a losing effort against the Sri Lankans on his One Day International debut. He made his Test debut against England in the 2010–11 Ashes series. He took his first Test wicket by dismissing Ian Bell in Brisbane.

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Australia's bowling figures in the four highest ODI run chases
Australia's bowling figures in the four highest ODI run chases
A record which Australia are not proud of.
5 U-19 superstars who failed to make it big in international cricket
5 U-19 superstars who failed to make it big in international cricket
Players who excelled as teenagers but could not establish themselves as prominent international cricketers.
Australia's spinning woes: The post-Warne era
Australia's spinning woes: The post-Warne era
Since Warne's retirement, Australia have tried a lot of options but their struggle in the spin department doesn't seem to end
5 unexpected record-holders in cricket which may surprise you
5 unexpected record-holders in cricket which may surprise you
When stereotypes are broken, the unpredictable nature of the game is summed up; and the result of these performances are that a few records are held by some cricketers with whose names those records would never have been associated.
Seven new faces as Australia announce squad for Ireland, England ODIs
Seven new faces as Australia announce squad for Ireland, England ODIs
The 14-man squad, which includes three uncapped players, features only eight of the players that were part of the World Cup-winning side earlier in the year.
Are we in for another Australia dominated era?
Are we in for another Australia dominated era?
Teams like India, South Africa, Pakistan and Sri Lanka have a much better away record than Australia however.
ICC World Cup 2015: 5 key players for India against Australia
ICC World Cup 2015: 5 key players for India against Australia
India versus Australia is going to be the most epic clash of this year’s World Cup. On one side is a team that has no apparent weaknesses, and o ...
2015 World Cup; 2nd Semi-final: India vs Australia - Match Preview
2015 World Cup; 2nd Semi-final: India vs Australia - Match Preview
Match preview of the second semi-final of the 2015 World Cup between Australia and India
Glenn Maxwell comfortable being Australia's main spinner
Glenn Maxwell comfortable being Australia's main spinner
In absence of a frontline spinner, Glenn Maxwell says he's ready to play the role of Australia's no. 1 spinner in this World Cup
David Warner ton leads Australia to easy win over England
David Warner ton leads Australia to easy win over England
Report of the first ODI of the tri-series between Australia and England.
Eoin Morgan ton lifts England to 234 against Australia
Eoin Morgan ton lifts England to 234 against Australia
Eoin Morgan scored a century to lift England to 234 from their 50 overs.
Australia announce World Cup squad: Michael Clarke racing against time to play as captain
Australia announce World Cup squad: Michael Clarke racing against time to play as captain
Xavier Doherty has been preferred as the squad’s specialist spinner over the Test team's No.1 spinner Nathan Lyon. Josh Hazlewood, the 24-year-old quick who has burst onto the stage in the concluded Test series against India, has been given the nod ahead of the veteran Ryan Harris.
5 spinners who will determine the fate of their country’s 2015 World Cup campaign:
5 spinners who will determine the fate of their country’s 2015 World Cup campaign:
We often associate Australia with wickets that aid fast bowlers. It will not be any different this time around in the World Cup. But, there is no reas ...
Australia recall Xavier Doherty into squad for Pakistan ODI series
Australia recall Xavier Doherty into squad for Pakistan ODI series
Xavier Doherty Melbourne, Oct 7 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) on Tuesday confirmed that Tasmanian off-spinner Xavier Doherty has been called into ...
CLT20 2014: Kings XI Punjab v Cape Cobras - Tweets of the day
CLT20 2014: Kings XI Punjab v Cape Cobras - Tweets of the day
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