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Aussie captain Clarke to miss India ODI

Australia captain Michael Clarke will not play against India as he failed to recover in time for Sunday’s tri one-day series international against India in Brisbane. Clarke, who injured his hamstring during the last-over loss to India in Adelaide last week, missed Friday’s match against Sri Lanka in Sydney and said he was unlikely to … Continue reading

Kumar Sangakkara – Easy does it

We’re (No. 3 batsmen) the ones who make life easier for the kings of batting, the middle order that follows usĀ – Rahul Dravid. That was one of the many quotes that stuck to my mind during Rahul Dravid’s famous speech at the Bradman Oration late last year. A player who had gutsed it out at … Continue reading

Sri Lanka crush Australia in rain-hit ODI

Sri Lanka posted their biggest-ever one-day international win over Australia in Sydney on Friday with a crushing eight-wicket tri-series ODI victory with 101 balls to spare. Sri Lanka bounced back into finals contention with a bonus-point victory on the Duckworth-Lewis method after skittling out Australia for 158 off 40.5 overs and rattling up a revised … Continue reading