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Ashes, 4th Test: Jackson Bird to replace Mitchell Starc for Australia

Ashes, 4th Test: Jackson Bird to replace Mitchell Starc for Australia

Starc, Australia's leading wicket-taker in the series with 19, withdrew from the team on Sunday with a bruised heel and will be replaced by Bird.

Dec 25, 2017, 14:37 PM IST
Ashes: Jackson Bird hovers as Mitchell Starc battles injury for Boxing Day Test

Ashes: Jackson Bird hovers as Mitchell Starc battles injury for Boxing Day Test

Pat Cummins says fellow Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc's heel injury could lead to a lengthy spell away from the game if not treated properly ahead of Tuesday's fourth Test against England.

Dec 23, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Players boycott Australia A tour over pay dispute

Players boycott Australia A tour over pay dispute

Australia A`s squad of 19 for both formats included Test players Glenn Maxwell and Jackson Bird as well as Usman Khawaja.

Jul 06, 2017, 09:36 AM IST
India vs Australia: On seamer-friendly track, Aussies might replace Steve O'Keefe with Jackson Bird

India vs Australia: On seamer-friendly track, Aussies might replace Steve O'Keefe with Jackson Bird

In Ranchi, on a track which was less conducive for spinners, O'Keefe bowled 77 overs without much success.

Mar 23, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
Ind vs Aus 2017: Jackson Bird may replace Steve O'Keefe for seamer-friendly Dharamsala track, feels Mitchell Johnson

Ind vs Aus 2017: Jackson Bird may replace Steve O'Keefe for seamer-friendly Dharamsala track, feels Mitchell Johnson

"For them (India) to know that it's not about Steve Smith and David Warner, other guys in the team can perform and can play out for a draw. They dug in and played exceptional cricket."

Mar 22, 2017, 14:05 PM IST
Australia vs Pakistan, 3rd Test: Australia to play with two spinners, Misbah-ul-Haq still assessing last defeat

Australia vs Pakistan, 3rd Test: Australia to play with two spinners, Misbah-ul-Haq still assessing last defeat

Spinners Steve O`Keefe and Ashton Agar have been included in a 13-man squad for a Sydney Cricket Ground wicket that is expected to turn.

Jan 01, 2017, 10:20 AM IST
Pakistan rides on Azhar Ali's century, to close day 2 on 310-6 at a gloomy MCG

Pakistan rides on Azhar Ali's century, to close day 2 on 310-6 at a gloomy MCG

After 39 overs were lost on the opening day, the soggy weather wiped out the entire middle session, frustrating home fans and the Australian bowlers.

Dec 27, 2016, 13:45 PM IST
Jackson Bird gets Australia rolling but rain halts play at MCG on Day 1; Pakistan 142/4

Jackson Bird gets Australia rolling but rain halts play at MCG on Day 1; Pakistan 142/4

Bird (2-53) struck twice in quick succession just before the rain set in to give the home team the ascendancy, removing experienced duo Younis Khan (21) and Misbah-ul-Haq (11).

Dec 26, 2016, 12:11 PM IST
Australia vs Pakistan: Steve Smith announces team for Boxing Day Test against Pakistan

Australia vs Pakistan: Steve Smith announces team for Boxing Day Test against Pakistan

The series opener, a pink ball day-night Test, was won by Australia, by 39 runs with skipper himself scoring a brilliant hundred in their first innings at Gabba.

Dec 25, 2016, 10:40 AM IST
Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2: Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Jackson Bird decimate Misbah-ul-Haq & Co in Brisbane

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2: Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Jackson Bird decimate Misbah-ul-Haq & Co in Brisbane

At the close, Pakistan were hanging on at 97 for eight and trailing by 332 runs with Sarfraz Ahmed on 31 and Mohammad Amir not out eight.

Dec 16, 2016, 19:19 PM IST
Australia vs South Africa: Faf du Plessis ton puts Proteas in strong position in day-night Test

Australia vs South Africa: Faf du Plessis ton puts Proteas in strong position in day-night Test

Hazlewood was the best of the Australian bowlers with four wickets for 68.

Nov 24, 2016, 17:17 PM IST
Dominant Australia ride on skipper Steve Smith's incredible success in Test cricket

Dominant Australia ride on skipper Steve Smith's incredible success in Test cricket

Smith delivered the goods with a starry display at the Hagley Oval, Christchurch.

Feb 24, 2016, 15:41 PM IST
New Zealand vs Australia, 2nd Test: Josh Hazlewood pleads guilty to dissent in umpire row, fined by ICC

New Zealand vs Australia, 2nd Test: Josh Hazlewood pleads guilty to dissent in umpire row, fined by ICC

Hazlewood saw his temper flaring high after a lbw appeal for the wicket of Kane Williamson was turned down. 

Feb 23, 2016, 19:33 PM IST
Fidel Edwards replaces injured Jackson Bird at Hampshire

Fidel Edwards replaces injured Jackson Bird at Hampshire

West Indies pacer Fidel Edwards will join English county side Hampshire earlier than planned after the withdrawal of Australian strike bowler Jackson Bird.

Apr 30, 2015, 16:30 PM IST
Stuck on 99 Test wickets, Ben Hilfenhaus keen to do well against Pakistan

Stuck on 99 Test wickets, Ben Hilfenhaus keen to do well against Pakistan

Two years is a long time to spend in the international freezer, so paceman Ben Hilfenhaus is keen to stake his claim on the sun-baked pitches of the Middle East when Australia take on Pakistan in a test series next month.

Sep 22, 2014, 08:57 AM IST

Injury stops Bird`s county stint

Australia seamer Jackson Bird will be unable to play at all for Northamptonshire this season because of a back injury, the English county confirmed Monday.

Mar 31, 2014, 18:21 PM IST

Oz media says pace battery starting to `feel the pinch` for first time since Ashes

The Australian media has said that the demands of an intense winter are starting to take their toll on the country`s mighty pace bowling attack, which is `under the pump` for the first time since Australia`s domination of England started at Gabba three months ago.

Feb 26, 2014, 15:47 PM IST

Siddle believes superior depth in fast bowling gives OZ the edge over Proteas

Pacer Peter Siddle has said that Australia has an advantage over South Africa due to their superior depth in fast bowling, and a mandate to bowl at full intensity all of the time.

Feb 08, 2014, 16:43 PM IST

Phillip Hughes replaces injured Shaun Marsh in Australia squad

Australia replaced injured batsman Shaun Marsh with Phillip Hughes on Thursday while clearing fit-again paceman Jackson Bird to join the team in South Africa for the three-test series starting on February 12.

Jan 30, 2014, 17:59 PM IST

Australia`s Bird fit for South Africa

Australian fast bowler Jackson Bird was Thursday declared fit and will fly out to join the rest of the squad in South Africa after being cleared of a back injury.

Jan 30, 2014, 12:46 PM IST