Andrew Symonds

Andrew Symonds stretched 'Monkeygate' incident too far, feels Michael Clarke

Andrew Symonds stretched 'Monkeygate' incident too far, feels Michael Clarke

Australian batsman Symonds was at the centre of it all, but the drama started much earlier, when he was questionably given not out thrice during his first innings score of 162.

Mar 14, 2017, 21:10 PM IST
This day that year, South Africa chased down record 438 against Australia – Watch Video

This day that year, South Africa chased down record 438 against Australia – Watch Video

The match broke all kinds of records with both sides hitting 400+ totals. 35 sixes and 87 fours were hit in the match.

Mar 12, 2017, 17:43 PM IST
IND vs AUS: Five infamous India-Australia controversies that shook the cricket world

IND vs AUS: Five infamous India-Australia controversies that shook the cricket world

With tempers frayed because of a string of questionable umpiring decisions and on-field altercations, the "Monkeygate" scandal erupted, almost causing the tour to be called off.

Feb 21, 2017, 10:55 AM IST
Virender Sehwag birthday bomb is back! This time Aussie great Adam Gilchrist is made to play 'Gilli Danda'

Virender Sehwag birthday bomb is back! This time Aussie great Adam Gilchrist is made to play 'Gilli Danda'

Gilchrist, regarded as one the greats, redefined the role of wicketkeeper-batsman with his explosive batting.

Nov 14, 2016, 16:39 PM IST
WATCH: SHOCKING! Andrew Symonds called Robin Uthappa a 'monkey' during Ind vs Aus match

WATCH: SHOCKING! Andrew Symonds called Robin Uthappa a 'monkey' during Ind vs Aus match

As the Indian was batting, Symonds shouted, ‘Hey monkey! hey monkey!’.

Jun 04, 2016, 23:32 PM IST
Retired Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds mulls T20I comeback

Retired Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds mulls T20I comeback

The dynamic all-rounder retirement from international cricket in February 2012 citing personal reasons.

Feb 09, 2016, 16:54 PM IST
If Ricky Ponting had asked me to jump off the Harbour Bridge, I would: Michael Clarke

If Ricky Ponting had asked me to jump off the Harbour Bridge, I would: Michael Clarke

Michael Clarke served his country for eleven years.

Nov 19, 2015, 18:35 PM IST
My dog could have done as good a job as former national coach John Buchanan: Michael Clarke

My dog could have done as good a job as former national coach John Buchanan: Michael Clarke

Buchanan was head coach of Australian outfit, who dominated world cricket for quite some time.

Nov 19, 2015, 13:46 PM IST
Shane Warne's Warriors wallop Sachin Tendulkar's Blasters to seal series

Shane Warne's Warriors wallop Sachin Tendulkar's Blasters to seal series

Shane Warne's Warriors posted a huge total of 262/5 in 20 overs.

Nov 12, 2015, 11:52 AM IST
Shane Warne hopes to find international star in US

Shane Warne hopes to find international star in US

Legendary Australian spinner Shane Warne is excited about the prospect of taking the game to the US at next month's Cricket All Stars and is hoping to find the next international star during the tour.

Oct 18, 2015, 21:03 PM IST
Ricky Ponting and I could have solved 'Monkeygate': Anil Kumble

Ricky Ponting and I could have solved 'Monkeygate': Anil Kumble

Recalling the infamous 'Monkeygate' incident during India's tour of Australia in 2008 which involved Harbhajan Singh and Andrew Symonds, then Indian captain Anil Kumble on Saturday said a lot of problems could have been solved with just Australia captain Ricky Ponting and him sitting and talking about the matter.

Oct 03, 2015, 22:59 PM IST
ICC World Cup 2015: Australia, India braced for World Cup verbal onslaught

ICC World Cup 2015: Australia, India braced for World Cup verbal onslaught

Rival captains Mahendra Singh Dhoni of India and Michael Clarke of Australia may have their hands full trying to keep frayed tempers in check during a potentially explosive World Cup semi-final on Thursday.

Mar 23, 2015, 13:28 PM IST
Andrew Symonds takes up coaching assignment

Andrew Symonds takes up coaching assignment

Former Australian Test cricketer Andrew Symonds has been named as Queensland's Under-19 co-coach ahead of the national titles here.

Dec 08, 2014, 19:23 PM IST
Former Aussie cricketer Brett Lee gets on Narendra Modi bandwagon

Former Aussie cricketer Brett Lee gets on Narendra Modi bandwagon

Former Australia paceman Brett Lee has get on the Narendra Modi bandwagon. The celebrated cricketer-turn-actor is one of the many enthusiasts welcoming the Indian Prime Minister in Australia.

Nov 14, 2014, 12:40 PM IST
We should've called India's bluff during 'Monkeygate': Allan Border

We should've called India's bluff during 'Monkeygate': Allan Border

The furore over the infamous 'Monkeygate' episode refuses to die with former Australian captain Allan Border now saying that Cricket Australia should have called "India's bluff" instead of letting

Nov 09, 2014, 18:26 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar wanted to boycott Oz tour during 'Monkeygate'

Sachin Tendulkar wanted to boycott Oz tour during 'Monkeygate'

Prime witness to one of the biggest controversies that rocked Indian cricket, Sachin Tendulkar has finally spoken about the anger and sense of betrayal he felt during the 'Monkeygate scandal' in Australia, revealing that he took the lead in threatening a boycott of the tour at the peak of the furore.

Nov 05, 2014, 20:09 PM IST

Oz`s tactics to claim first-ever World T20 title revealed

Australia has finally started to get serious in its bid to win their first-ever World Twenty20 title even as the tournament prepares to start off with a bang with hosts Bangladesh taking on Afghanistan in the first game in Dhaka on Sunday, according to a report.

Mar 16, 2014, 12:01 PM IST

Monkeygate saga ruined Symonds` career, blames Ponting

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting feels lack of support from the cricket board (CA) to Andrew Symonds during the monkeygate episode was the reason behind the premature end to the mercurial allrounder`s career.

Feb 13, 2014, 15:20 PM IST

CA let me and the team down during `Monkeygate`: Ponting

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting feels country`s cricket board let him and the entire team down during the 2008 `Monkeygate` controversy, saying that CA officials acted as if the relationship with India mattered more than the national players.

Oct 19, 2013, 12:35 PM IST

Ricky Ponting rakes up `Monkeygate`, questions Sachin Tendulkar`s role

The ghost of `Monkeygate` has risen again with former Australian captain Ricky Ponting questioning Sachin Tendulkar`s role in the scandal.

Oct 17, 2013, 14:30 PM IST