Stuart MacGill

Australia's Nathan Lyon becomes first off spinner to scalp 100 Test wickets in Australia

Australia's Nathan Lyon becomes first off spinner to scalp 100 Test wickets in Australia

Lyon , 28, made his Test debut against Sri Lanka at Galle on August 31, 2011.

Jan 03, 2016, 13:34 PM IST
Stuart MacGill disapproves Steve Smith's public scolding of Mitchell Starc

Stuart MacGill disapproves Steve Smith's public scolding of Mitchell Starc

MacGill said that although Starc should not have thrown the ball, anger is a part of a sport, news.com.au reported.

Nov 10, 2015, 12:39 PM IST
Stuart MacGill sues CA for injury payments

Stuart MacGill sues CA for injury payments

Former leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has sued Cricket Australia for 2.6 million dollars, claiming that CA owes him the money as part of his injury payments.

Jan 19, 2015, 13:01 PM IST
Aussie spinner Nathan Lyon torments India in Adelaide

Aussie spinner Nathan Lyon torments India in Adelaide

By the look of things, a draw is still on the cards but Nathan Lyon on such sublime form and India's recent trend of giving away wickets to spinners, a result is certainly possible in Adelaide.

Dec 12, 2014, 22:53 PM IST
Karn Sharma has justified his selection: Stuart MacGill

Karn Sharma has justified his selection: Stuart MacGill

Former Australia leg-spinner Stuart MacGill on Tuesday said that even though Ravichandran Ashwin is India's premier spinner, Karn Sharma's inclusion in the playing XI for the first Test against Australia is justified.

Dec 09, 2014, 17:40 PM IST
It's splitsville for Stuart MacGill and wife Friend

It's splitsville for Stuart MacGill and wife Friend

Former Australian cricketer Stuart MacGill has ended his 14-year-old marriage with actor Rachel Friend and the couple reportedly have put their four-bedroom Neutral Bay home here up for sale.

Aug 31, 2014, 16:34 PM IST

Ex players MacGill, Mallett set to give `new direction` to Oz spin attack

Former Australian cricketers Stuart MacGill and Ashley Mallett, who have been appointed by Cricket Australia`s Centre of Excellence as coach and consultant respectively, are reportedly set to give a new direction to the country`s spin attack.

Apr 26, 2013, 14:09 PM IST

Pak refugee Ahmed must play in Ashes if given Oz passport: MacGill

Former Australian spinner Stuart MacGill said that refugee player Fawad Ahmed should be selected in captain Michael Clarke`s Ashes squad if he is granted an Australian passport in time, adding that he is talented enough to face England in the series.

Apr 06, 2013, 10:51 AM IST

Doherty is not a Test bowler, Aussie spin mentor Stuart MacGill

Australia`s newly-appointed spin mentor Stuart MacGill has warned the team against bringing in Xavier Doherty for the second Test as he feels the left-arm tweaker is "not a Test bowler" and the move would boomerang on the visitors.

Mar 01, 2013, 10:18 AM IST

‘Confident’ Lyon unfazed by critics

Australia off spinner Nathan Lyon has claimed he is not fazed by critics’ negative views about him, and added that he enjoys the support of the dressing room including captain Michael Clarke and coach Mickey Arthur.

Dec 25, 2012, 14:53 PM IST

Clarke defends Lyon after ex-Oz spinner MacGill’s ‘bowling too fast’ rant

Australia captain Michael Clarke has defended Nathan Lyon after the off-spinner was subjected to a Twitter taunt from former Test leggie Stuart MacGill, who accused him of bowling too fast in the first Test match in Hobart against Sri Lanka.

Dec 21, 2012, 15:36 PM IST

MacGill says ‘rushed’ Lyon’s spinning skills ‘spinning out of control’

Former Test leg-spinner Stuart MacGill joined the critic’s bandwagon for Nathan Lyon, who claims the Australian is ‘rushing through’ and is losing control over his spinning skills.

Dec 20, 2012, 11:21 AM IST

MacGill reckons Warne should make Test comeback

Former Australian leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has backed Shane Warne’s return to the Test team, saying that the cricket legend should return if he is keen and available for Sheffield Shield duties.

Dec 16, 2012, 13:17 PM IST

Indian players should play like there`s no tomorrow: MacGill

Stuart MacGill has reckoned that Indian cricket has a future only if players play like there`s no tomorrow.

Mar 04, 2012, 15:59 PM IST

Stuart MacGill urges Indian batsmen to show some pride

Former Australian spinner Stuart MacGill is surprised by India`s poor batting display in the Test series so far and has called on the visitors to show some pride in the remaining two matches.

Jan 11, 2012, 11:31 AM IST

Can`t blame BCCI for not using the DRS: Stuart MacGill

Stuart MacGill feels the DRS will remain controversial whether it is used or not.

Jan 02, 2012, 00:14 AM IST

Stuart MacGill looking forward to play in Indian Premier League

Former Australian leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has revealed that he has applied for an auction to play in the Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament.

Dec 28, 2011, 10:16 AM IST

MacGill nominates himself for IPL-5 players` auction

Former Australian leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has given his name for the lucrative Indian Premier League`s players` auction next year.

Dec 26, 2011, 17:10 PM IST

Warne, MacGill renew old rivalry during Big Bash League

MacGill lived in Warne’s shadow for most of his career but still took 208 Test wickets.

Dec 26, 2011, 13:01 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar technically far superior to Lara, says MacGill

Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar is technically a far superior batsman than West Indian legend Brian Lara, former Australian leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has said.

Dec 11, 2011, 16:36 PM IST