CLT20 104: Brad Hogg wants Perth Scorchers to pull off some upsets
CLT20 104: Brad Hogg wants Perth Scorchers to pull off some upsets

Observing that the ongoing Oppo Champions League T20 tournament would be a great learning experience for the Perth Scorchers, senior player Brad Hogg on Tuesday said his team is hoping to put its best foot forward and pull off some upsets in the event.

Perth Scorchers feel key will be taking early wickets
Perth Scorchers feel key will be taking early wickets

Australia's Perth Scorchers, which boasts of many a proven performer in their ranks, will look for early wickets when they face South African team Dolphins in the Champion League Twenty20 here tomorrow.

CLT20: Dolphis vs Perth Scorchers - Preview
CLT20: Dolphis vs Perth Scorchers - Preview

Australia's Perth Scorchers, boasting many a proven performer in their ranks, will start as favorites when they take on South African team Dolphins in a clash of two non-IPL teams in the Champion League Twenty20, here on Saturday.

Tridents stumble to victory as Hawksbills slide continues

Barbados Tridents managed to complicate a simple run chase before pulling off a one-wicket victory in the last over, to send Antigua Hawksbills crashing to their fifth straight defeat of the Caribbean Premier League here.

Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the IPL Match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rajasthan Royals at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium here.

Finch defends Oz`s decision to snub `specialist spinners` for World T20 game against Bangladesh

Australian opener Aaron Finch has defended his team`s decision to snub specialist spinners for the dead rubber World Twenty20 match against Bangladesh, saying that it was the right call.

Gayle dances Gangnam Style as Windies down Oz by six wickets in World T20

West Indies has overpowered a beleaguered Australian side in their World Twenty20 match on Friday at Dhaka by six wickets, boosted by a Chris Gayle launch pad combined with a late-hitting frenzy by captain Darren Sammy and Dwayne Bravo .

Oz`s `golden oldies` in danger of losing team spots to `youth cavalry` in World T20: Report

The `golden oldies` of Australia`s Twenty20 squad may likely be replaced by a youth cavalry to rescue their faltering World T20 campaign in Bangladesh, according to a report.

ICC World T20: Lack of quality spinners a concern for Australia

With quality batsmen in their squad, Australia looked a force to reckon with ahead of the ICC World Twenty20. They suffered a major blow when Mitchell Johnson was ruled out of the tournament due to a toe infection.

Hogg admits didn`t know what `wrong-un` was while making first-class debut

Veteran Australian off-spinner Brad Hogg has admitted that he did not even know what a `wrong-un` was when he made his first-class debut in 1994.

`Experienced` Misbah says `ageing` players no longer `misfits` in `young` T20

Pakistani Test and ODI captain Misbah-ul Haq has said that `ageing` players are no longer considered misfits in the `rip-roaring` Twenty20 format as teams have realised the importance of experience in the shortest format of the game.

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.

Twenty20: Australia all set to lift their maiden World T20 title

Australia have won the most number of ICC World Cup’s, four, in the history of the game. However, the ICC World Twenty20 is entering into its fifth edition and surprisingly Aussies haven’t lifted the trophy yet.

`Brad` pack to lead evergreen Australia at T20 World Cup

Australia have opted for experience over youth in an attempt to win a maiden World Twenty20 title by selecting veterans Brad Hogg, Brad Hodge and Brad Haddin in their 15-man squad for the tournament in Bangladesh next month.

Hogg wants to continue `love affair with cricket` by playing until 50 years old

Australian cricketer Brad Hogg turns 43 in February but refuses to contemplate retirement and will not rule out playing until he is 50, according to reports.

More players, IPL matches under scanner in IPL spot-fixing probe

The role of more players whose names cropped up during interrogation of the arrested cricketers and bookies in the IPL spot-fixing scandal could be probed, Delhi police said today, as six bookies were held in Tamil Nadu in connection with another IPL betting racket.

Test off spinner Lyon unfazed with Australian T20 WC snub

Australia off spinner Nathan Lyon has said the selectors have told him to keep working hard because they believe he can play for the national team in all formats of the game.

Brad Hogg enjoying every moment at Twenty20 WC in Sri Lanka

Veteran Australian spinner Brad Hogg is looking forward to playing a useful and telling role in this year’s Twenty20 World Cup, which begins from September 18.

Oz selectors swing in changes to halt Australia’s T20 decline

Cricket Australia selectors have recalled all-rounder Dan Christian, spinner Brad Hogg and paceman Mitchell Starc for Saturday’s crucial second Twenty20 match against Pakistan.