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Faulkner clarifies he's not gay after post with 'boyfriend' causes confusion

The cricketer, who turned 29 on Monday, posted a picture of him with his housemate Jubb and his mother Roslyn Faulkner celebrating his birthday with the hashtag #togetherfor5years. 

Apr 30, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

Cricket Australia denies James Faulkner is gay, says his tweet was 'taken out of context'

Many fans and even fellow cricketers had congratulated James Faulkner after he posted a photo with another man and referred to him as 'boyfriend.'

Apr 30, 2019, 06:48 AM IST

On 29th birthday, Australian pacer James Faulkner reveals he's gay

On the professional front, Faulkner has notched up a total of 1,033 runs and bagged 96 wickets in 69 ODIs he played for Australia so far.

Apr 29, 2019, 21:36 PM IST

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell to spurn IPL in pursuit of Test berth

The hard-hitting 30-year-old played the last of his seven tests against Bangladesh in September 2017 and missed out on a spot in the squad for the ongoing four-match series against India.

Dec 12, 2018, 15:12 PM IST

Watch: MS Dhoni hits James Faulkner for sensational six in Chennai

Dhoni came out and made room, before going inside out over long-off. The ball sailed into the crowd, some 30 rows back.

Sep 17, 2017, 18:53 PM IST

Out of the freezer, Australia's James Faulkner looks to rekindle career in India

The fast-bowling all-rounder knew better, however, and his spell in the freezer is set to end in India this month where Australia play the hosts in five ODIs.

Sep 12, 2017, 08:39 AM IST

India vs Australia 2017: IPL, T20 World Cup experience will hold us in good stead, reckons James Faulkner

Early this year, Steve Smith-led side had reached Pune for the first of the four-match Test series against Virat Kohli's men. Despite the home team suffering their first defeat on home soil after conquering New Zealand, England and then Bangladesh – scripting a perfect whitewash against all, India bounced back with a 2-1 series win

Sep 11, 2017, 17:57 PM IST

Australia's limited-overs specialists arrive in Chennai

The 14-man team will be involved in an ODI series, followed by three T20 internationals against India, the first of which would be played at the M A Chidambaram stadium here, on September 17.

Sep 08, 2017, 23:52 PM IST

Cricket Australia name ODI, T20I squads for tour of India; recall James Faulkner, Nathan Coulter-Nile

Cricket Australia, on Friday, announced their ODI and T20I squad for the upcoming limited-over series in India starting September. All-rounder James Faulkner and paceman Nathan Coulter-Nile have both been recalled along with Ashton Agar and Hilton Cartwright.

Aug 18, 2017, 12:18 PM IST

Shaun Marsh, James Faulkner, Peter Siddle fall out of Cricket Australia's list of centrally contracted players

While wicketkeeper Peter Nevill and spinner Steve O'Keefe have also been overlooked, all-rounders Ashton Agar, Hilton Cartwright and paceman Billy Stanlake have earned their maiden contracts.

Apr 24, 2017, 15:38 PM IST

IPL 2017, Match 6 Preview: Gujarat Lions aim to bounce back against Sunrisers Hyderabad

The Lions were demolished by the KKR opening pair of Chris Lynn and Gautam Gambhir during their 184-run opening stand in their opening tie at Rajkot on Friday.

Apr 08, 2017, 18:00 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2017: Gujarat Lions rope in Mohammad Kaif as assistant coach

Kaif had a great stint with both the Indian U-19 and the senior team. He is the first U-19 Indian captain to win the World Cup

Feb 17, 2017, 17:28 PM IST

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st ODI: Matthew Wade's maiden ton, pacers guide Aussies to 93-run win

Pakistani batsmen failed to put up a fight, as Australian pacers bowled with a disciplined line and length.

Jan 13, 2017, 16:44 PM IST

Aussie bowler Chris Tremain sends down 11 deliveries in bizarre over

Here's the sequence: Wd, Nb, 0, Wd, Wd, W, 1, 1, Wd, 0, 1

Jan 01, 2017, 17:16 PM IST

Australia pace spearhead Mitchell Starc undergoes surgery after freak injury

He spearheaded Aussie attack in the recently concluded tour of Sri Lanka.

Sep 15, 2016, 18:41 PM IST

Australia lose Shaun Marsh, James Faulkner for South Africa tour

The tour comprises six ODIs with the first against Ireland on September 27 followed by five against South Africa beginning on September 30.

Sep 15, 2016, 12:57 PM IST

Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd T20I: Glenn Maxwell spoils Tillakaratne Dilshan`s farewell; fuels Aussies to series triumph

The 39-year-old Dilshan, who participated in 87 Tests, 330 ODIs and 80 T20s, was given a standing ovation by a raucous home crowd as he ended his 17-year-long glittering career.

Sep 09, 2016, 23:25 PM IST

WATCH: James Faulkner's BRILLIANT hat-trick vs Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI

Bruce Reid, Anthony Stuart, Brett Lee, Clint McKay and Dan Christian are the other five Australians with ODI hat-tricks.

Aug 25, 2016, 14:10 PM IST

Australia beat Sri Lanka by 3 wickets in 1st ODI

Australia, who suffered their first series whitewash against the hosts in the three Tests, chased down 228 in 46.5 overs.

Aug 21, 2016, 22:52 PM IST

Video alert! ‘Cute’ Gujarat Lions - Ravindra Jadeja, Suresh Raina and team- welcome you to Gujarat

We can see the dashing cricketers in traditional Gujarati attire doing their bit to promote the state they represent in the Indian Premier League.

May 31, 2016, 11:39 AM IST