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Cricket 2023: Australia vs South Africa, Test series, controversial catch, third umpire, Nathan Lyon, Steve Smith catch, Richard Kettleborough, news
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Cricket 2023: Australia vs South Africa, Test series, controversial catch, third umpire, Nathan Lyon, Steve Smith catch, Richard Kettleborough, news

Third umpire Richard Kettleborough has once again denied Australia a crucial catch off the bowling of Nathan Lyon as the hosts attempt to secure an unlikely victory. Lyon managed to force an edge off Heinrich Klaasen’s bat and Smith took what looked to be a certain catch as his teammates celebrated their second wicket in...

‘I’m not great by myself’: Matthew Renshaw opens up on Covid-19 chaos in long-awaited Test return
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‘I’m not great by myself’: Matthew Renshaw opens up on Covid-19 chaos in long-awaited Test return

Matthew Renshaw’s long-awaited return to Test cricket hasn’t gone exactly to plan. Perpetual rain, positive Covid-19 tests and broken umbrellas probably wasn’t what he envisioned for his first match back in the Test side. The 26-year-old has already experienced the fluctuating highs and lows of professional cricket. He was initially rushed into the Test side...

Australia vs South Africa, cricket news, first Test vs India, selection, squad: Cameron Green, Mitchell Starc in doubt for Nagpur
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Australia vs South Africa, cricket news, first Test vs India, selection, squad: Cameron Green, Mitchell Starc in doubt for Nagpur

Australia’s Sydney selection conundrum might return for Nagpur with news that Cameron Green and Mitchell Starc are “touch and go” for the series opener against India. The duo are missing the third and final Test against South Africa after suffering finger injuries that could keep them out of action well into February. Green, who is...

Not again! Injured Aussie hopeful sidelined as Ashes hopes start to fade
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Not again! Injured Aussie hopeful sidelined as Ashes hopes start to fade

Perth spearhead Jhye Richardson’s hopes of an Ashes call up have taken another hit, with confirmation he’ll be sidelined with a hamstring strain. It’s just another cruel blow to one of the nation’s unluckiest cricketers, as injury continues to ruin his international career – after first dislocating his shoulder while fielding in Australia’s 2019 World...

Sydney’s rain curse strikes again as Shane Warne’s SCG wish gains traction
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Sydney’s rain curse strikes again as Shane Warne’s SCG wish gains traction

Cricket fans donning pink shirts and dresses huddled under trees outside the SCG, desperately hoping to avoid the rain. Inside the venue, spectators retreated to the undercrofts of the Victor Trumper Stand as puddles formed around the pitch square. A quartet of miserable security staff stood by the boundary rope, shivering in the cold. It’s...