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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...

Collingwood star blasts rapid unbeaten century in country cricket
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Collingwood star blasts rapid unbeaten century in country cricket

Jack Ginnivan swapped the footy boots for some cricket whites on Saturday and showcased his other sporting talents with a devastating century in country cricket. The Magpies forward lined up for his local club, Barkers Creek, opening the batting in the A reserves match against Castlemaine United. In a chase of 7-207, Ginnivan punished Castlemaine...

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....