The historic Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday was painted pink to commemorate the late Jane McGrath, wife of legendary Australian fast bowler Glenn. Jane died of breast cancer in 2008 and for the seventh successive year, Day 3 of the Sydney Test was marked as Jane McGrath Day.
Legendary Australian fast bowler Glenn McGrath has predicted India to suffer a 0-4 whitewash defeat against the Aussies this summer. Sydney Morning Herald quoted the 44-year-old as saying, "We (Australia) won 4-0 over here (2011-12), they won 4-0 (2012-13) over there (in India). Potentially, I think, it's going to be exactly the same when they come here."
Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson claimed his career-best match figures as he bowled his team to a crushing 281-run win over South Africa on the fourth day of the first Test at SuperSport Park on Saturday.
Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins has said that pace sensation Mitchell Johnson had already left South African batsmen shaking in their shoes two years ago despite suffering an alarming crisis in confidence.
Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has said that he needs to replicate the aggression and mental strength of pace sensation Mitchell Johnson, who has replaced him, in order to battle his way back into the Test team.
Legendary Australian fast bowler Brett Lee and British TV host Piers Morgan have reportedly `mended fences` over dinner and expensive red wine after Lee cracked Morgan`s wrist and ribs in a controversial cricket media stunt.
Australia’s young fast bowler Mitchell Starc, who has been in tremendous form of-late, is likely to have cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises hounding him for his signature, which could net the left-arm fast bowler a 500,000 dollars plus pay day in the next 18 months.