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Tim Paine wants winning attitude from unchanged Australia

Their comprehensive win against Sri Lanka in Brisbane was only their second Test victory of the summer and the hosts are determined not to take their foot off the pedal in the first ever Test at the Manuka Oval.

Jan 31, 2019, 14:19 PM IST

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal banking on pitch help to level series

Chandimal was of the view that the pitch for Manuka Oval's debut Test match resembled the ones back home, known to be low on bounce and provide assistance for slow bowlers.

Jan 31, 2019, 13:18 PM IST

Tim Paine's Australia seek relief against Sri Lanka after tumultuous year

Australia defeated Sri Lanka by an innings and 40 runs in Brisbane, for only their second Test victory of the summer and the hosts are determined not to take their foot off the pedal in the second and final Test.

Jan 30, 2019, 13:48 PM IST

India vs Australia, 4th ODI: Field umpire John Ward officiates under helmet

Indian umpire Paschim Pathak was seen wearing a helmet during a Vijay Hazare Trophy match.

Jan 20, 2016, 14:02 PM IST

Ravi Shastri: No shame in being 0-3 down against Australia

Shastri also backed the under-fire Indian bowlers to come good going forward.

Jan 19, 2016, 12:55 PM IST

Michael Hussey to lead PM's XI against New Zealand

Michael Hussey will lead the Prime Minister's XI against New Zealand in a one-day pink ball match at the Manuka Oval.

Oct 19, 2015, 14:30 PM IST

Australian PM's XI match on October 23

Cricket Australia (CA) on Friday confirmed that the annual Prime Minister's XI match will take place on October 23 at Manuka Oval against New Zealand.

Jul 31, 2015, 14:20 PM IST

ICC World Cup: Ireland left to rue the one that got away

Ireland got an early and painful reminder of what a fickle mistress cricket can be in their 201-run defeat at the hands of South Africa in their third World Cup match on Tuesday.

Mar 03, 2015, 22:15 PM IST

Hashim Amla is a rock: AB de Villiers

South Africa skipper AB de Villiers has praised Hashim Amla for his knock of 159 against Ireland on Tuesday, saying that the opener is a "rock".

Mar 03, 2015, 21:11 PM IST

South Africa`s Adrian Birrell bats for Ireland future

South Africa`s assistant coach Adrian Birrell wants the decision to cut the next World Cup to 10 teams from 14 to be reversed, saying he did not want his former wards at Ireland to be left out.

Mar 01, 2015, 17:15 PM IST

ICC World Cup: I never felt so much pressure, says double-ton Chris Gayle

West Indies opener Chris Gayle became the first batsman to score a World Cup double century on Tuesday and admitted he had never felt such pressure to perform.

Feb 24, 2015, 19:43 PM IST

ICC World Cup: West Indies upbeat for pivotal Zimbabwe match

The West Indies believe they have turned the corner as they prepare to face Zimbabwe in a pivotal Pool B World Cup match at Canberra`s Manuka Oval on Tuesday.

Feb 23, 2015, 09:18 AM IST

World Cup history offers hope to defeated Afghanistan

Afghanistan`s World Cup debut may have seen them go down to a crushing 105-run defeat by Bangladesh, but they can take comfort from how once emerging cricket nations have gone on to thrive on the global stage.

Feb 19, 2015, 09:50 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2015 : Real Afghanistan need to stand up, says coach

Afghanistan are at the World Cup to compete for victories and simply did not give a true account of themselves in their defeat to Bangladesh on their tournament debut, coach Andy Moles said on Wedn

Feb 18, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

We didn`t do ourselves justice, says Afghanistan coach Andy Moles

Afghanistan coach Andy Moles lamented his team didn`t give a true reflection of the way they play their cricket after a comprehensive first up World Cup defeat to Bangladesh on Wednesday.

Feb 18, 2015, 19:03 PM IST

Shakib Al Hasan first Bangladeshi to 4,000 ODI runs

Shakib Al Hasan became the first Bangladesh cricketer to make 4,000 one-day international runs on Wednesday during the World Cup clash against Afghanistan.

Feb 18, 2015, 14:58 PM IST

ICC WC 2015: Bangladesh will be under pressure, says Afghan skipper

 Afghanistan skipper Mohammad Nabi said Tuesday that it would be Bangladesh, and not them, who would be under pressure going into the World Cup Pool A encounter Wednesday.

Feb 17, 2015, 19:54 PM IST

Manuka Oval (Canberra)

The picturesque Manuka Oval is located in suburban Canberra and is famous for playing host to the annual fixture between Prime Minister's XI and an overseas touring side.

Jan 31, 2015, 04:21 AM IST

Sydney Sixers' Moises Henriques suspended for a BBL match

Sydney Sixers captain Moises Henriques was Friday handed a one-match suspension after being penalised for his side's slow over rate in Wednesday's KFC T20 Big Bash League (BBL) final against Perth Scorchers.

Jan 30, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

Cricket Australia swaps first two games of ODI tri-series

India will now take on Australia in the second ODI of the tri-series, also involving England, on January 18 after Cricket Australia decided to swap the first two matches to give appropriate recovery time to the Indian players following the rescheduling of the four-Test series.

Dec 02, 2014, 15:10 PM IST