The Transitional Failures Of Australia

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Form is temporary but class is permanent. This adage has been associated with almost every great player to ever play the game of cricket, except perhaps for Sir Don Bradman. Did he ever have a slump in form? Anyway, there's another adage that is not so often used but is

Team Analysis: Australia at ICC Champions Trophy 2017

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Australia head into the Champions Trophy with uncertainty and the dawn of a new beginning in their ODI cricket era. Only two years ago, the team captured their fifth World Cup trophy in front of a record-breaking home crowd by surpassing New Zealand. However, since then the team’s performance has been

Spinners Lead Australia To Victory Against India

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Spinners Nathan Lyon and Steve O'Keefe (SOK) shared all the 10 wickets of India's second innings as Australia won the first test of the 2017 Border-Gavaskar Series by 333 runs. With a magnificent bowling figure of 12/70, O'Keefe was declared the man of the match. Heading into the 1st test, India

Australia Win the 2nd ODI & Reclaim the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy

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After a disastrous start to the summer, Australia have finally turned the tide. They have beaten New Zealand for the second straight ODI and regained the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy after losing it to the Kiwis in their group stage game of the 2015 ICC World Cup. Australia had the momentum going into

Warner replaces Smith as Australian skipper

Australian current captain Steve Smith has withdrawn from the ongoing tour against Srilanka and has returned home in order to reinvent himself ahead of a pretty busy season. In his absence David Warner has been appointed as the skipper for the remaining Australian tour against Sri Lanka. David Warner has

The Modern Greats – Kohli, Smith, Root and Williamson

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After the retirement of Modern Greats like  Sachin Tendulkar, Jacques Kallis, Mahela Jayawardene, Rahul Dravid, Ricky Ponting , Kumar Sangakkara  Younis Khan, Michel Clarke, Brendon Mccullum and Shivnarine Chandrapaul. There is a big debate going on who is the batting great in this modern era. Whether it is Virat Kohli ,

Why Joe Root is the best Test batsman in the world

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Joe Root? AB de Villiers? Kane Williamson? Steve Smith? Who is the best test batsman in the world? Why do I think that Joe Root is the best Test batsmen in the world? There is no doubt that Steve Smith, Kane Williamson and AB de Villiers have unbelievable talent and

Should Peyton Manning Call It A Career?

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So, a little while ago, I wrote about why the Denver Broncos should put their quarterback, the inimitable Peyton Manning, on the bench. Well, here we are, about a month later, and Peyton Manning didn't start against the Chicago Bears on Sunday. The party line from the Broncos is that Peyton