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‘I don’t understand’: Aussies’ big India gamble leaves ex-captain baffled
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‘I don’t understand’: Aussies’ big India gamble leaves ex-captain baffled

Michael Clarke has taken aim at Australia’s preparation for the upcoming four-Test series in India, saying he doesn’t understand why the team has opted against playing a practice match to prepare for the tricky Indian conditions. Speaking on Big Sports Breakfast on Tuesday, the cricket great foresaw the lack of preparation would be “significant” for...

Beth Mooney plunders third ODI century as Australia registers mammoth total against Pakistan
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Beth Mooney plunders third ODI century as Australia registers mammoth total against Pakistan

Beth Mooney’s elevation to Australian one-day opener has paid dividends, with the 29-year-old smacking her third ODI century at North Sydney Oval on Saturday afternoon. The left-hander reached triple figures in just 91 deliveries during the dead rubber against Pakistan, helping the hosts register 9-336 from their 50 overs, Australia’s fourth-highest ODI score in history....

Thunder eye ‘crucial’ win amid hopes ‘jealous’ David Warner can emulate Steve Smith – LIVE BBL
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Thunder eye ‘crucial’ win amid hopes ‘jealous’ David Warner can emulate Steve Smith – LIVE BBL

The Sydney Thunder are hoping a “jealous” David Warner will be able to emulate the feats of his Australian Test teammate Steve Smith and lift the side to victory over the Melbourne Renegades on Thursday night. Smith was in outstanding form earlier this week, becoming the first player in Sixers’ history to reach triple figures....

Clarke set to address cheating scandal on air as Stefanovic stays silent
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Clarke set to address cheating scandal on air as Stefanovic stays silent

After Michael Clarke’s shirtless public stoush with Today show host Karl Stefanovic made national headlines on Wednesday, a date has been set for the embattled former cricketer to address the saga. The ex-Test captain was back in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons after he was slapped across the face by girlfriend Jade Yarbrough...