Australian cricketers were so keen on protecting their lucrative IPL deals that they felt "scared" of sledging India captain Virat Kohli and his teammates during a particular period and instead "sucked up" to them, former skipper Michael Clarke has claimed. India and Australia have had some memorable bilateral duels but Clarke felt that whenever the Australians would face India, their eyes would be trained on the cash-rich league which is played in April-May every year. … [Read more...] about Australia Players “Sucked Up” To Virat Kohli, Indian Cricketers To Protect IPL Deals: Michael Clarke
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"I feel like that's where Australia went through that little phase where our cricket become a little bit softer or not as hard as we're accustomed to seeing," Clarke said about the time after the ball-tampering scandal when terms like "Elite honesty" were propagated. … [Read more...] about Clarke drops bombshell: Aussie cricketers “sucked up” to Kohli and Co. to protect IPL deals
Australia suffered a batting collapse against Pakistan in the first innings on Day two of the second Test in Abu Dhabi. After getting off to a poor start (20 for two wickets) towards the end of day one, the poor form of the batsmen continued on the second day as their side folded on a paltry 145 in 50.4 overs. Former Australia captain Shane Warne, post the debacle, took to Twitter to criticize the batsmen, who put the team on the back-foot after the bowlers dismissed the home team for 282 in the first innings. … [Read more...] about Pakistan vs Australia: Shane Warne Blasts Australian Batsmen For Poor Performance In Second Test
Topics mentioned in this article Usman Khawaja Cricket Get the latest Indian Premier League 2020 news, check out the IPL 2020 schedule, Cricket live score . Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for more IPL 2020 updates. You can also download the NDTV Cricket app for Android or iOS. … [Read more...] about Australian Batsman Usman Khawaja on Road to Recovery
The similarities between the two matches are hard to ignore: Both times it was the final of the tournament, both times Pakistan won the toss and elected to field, both times India ended with a total of 245, both times number 11 batsman took a crucial single to give the strike back to the reputed batsman. … [Read more...] about Rajneesh’s Believe It Or Not in Cricket!