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Steve Smith will lead Australia again: Mark Taylor

Former Australia captain Mark Taylor, who was part of the Cricket Australia board that handed Steve Smith a one-year ban and a further year's suspension from any leadership role, seems very satisfied with Smith's stunning form and feels he will lead the team once again.
 

Sep 12, 2019, 20:31 PM IST

Taylor finds Kohli's off-field conduct 'terrific' but gives thumbs down to confrontation with Paine

Taylor, one of Australia's most successful captains who later became a commentator, cited one instance of Kohli's courteous behaviour when he wanted to interview him.

Dec 25, 2018, 21:42 PM IST

Cricket Australia considering ban on sledging in ball-tampering fallout

Former Australia captain Mark Taylor said on Sunday that Cricket Australia (CA) were considering a ban on sledging, or verbal taunting, after the ball-tampering scandal and fractious current Test series with South Africa.

Apr 01, 2018, 11:49 AM IST

Virat Kohli's 'no longer friends with Aussies' remark: Cricketing Legends express disappointment over Indian skipper's statement

Moments after India's eight-wicket victory at Dharamsala, Indian skipper Kohli clearly mentioned in the post-match press conference that after all the altercations on and off the field, he doesn't consider Australian cricketers as his friends.

Mar 29, 2017, 20:35 PM IST

Australia vs South Africa, 1st Test: Furious Mitchell Johnson labels DRS a 'failure' after contoversial LBW of Mitchell Marsh

The incident took place on the fifth day of the first Test when Marsh was originally given not out after he was struck low on the pads of a Kagiso Rabada delivery.

Nov 07, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

Virat Kohli is ready to captain in all formats, feels Ravi Shastri

Shastri also made it clear that Dhoni can still contribute as a player.

May 30, 2016, 23:06 PM IST

Aus vs WI: Adam Voges becomes third batsman to score 1000 Test runs in debut year

Adam Voges is the 98th Australian to reach 1000 runs in Tests.

Dec 27, 2015, 11:48 AM IST

Mark Taylor calls for four-day Test matches

Taylor said he had discussed his ideas at an International Cricket Council level.

Nov 23, 2015, 10:03 AM IST

Mark Taylor laments loss of two greats

Johnson's decision follows the retirement of reliable right-armer Ryan Harris in July.

Nov 17, 2015, 15:07 PM IST

Mitchell Johnson announces retirement from international cricket

Mitchell Johnson announced his retirement from international cricket, immediately at the end of the ongoing second Test against New Zealand.

Nov 17, 2015, 07:41 AM IST

2nd Test against New Zealand could be Mitchell Johnson's last, reckons Mark Taylor

Johnson has now played 15 Tests without a five-wicket haul.

Nov 16, 2015, 14:31 PM IST

Starc, Johnson should curb aggression: Mark Taylor

Mark Taylor has said that fast bowlers Mitchell Johnson and Mitchell Starc will need to curb their attacking enthusiasm.

Oct 23, 2015, 14:41 PM IST

Mark Taylor best Australian captain in last 25 years of Ashes: Shane Warne

Spin legend Shane Warne on Wednesday shared the first installment of his "best" on Ashes from the last quarter of a century which will include best combined Ashes team, best Australian team, best England team and on other general aspects of the game.

Aug 26, 2015, 16:53 PM IST

Australia need 'one good day' to bounce back in Ashes: Mark Taylor

Former Australia captain Mark Taylor said "one good day" or even a good session is all Australia need to get their Ashes tour back on track.

Jul 16, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

Ashes 2015: Michael Clarke hopes it`s 1997 all over again

Australia captain Michael Clarke has backed his side to emulate their 1997 predecessors by coming from behind to win an Ashes series.

Jul 15, 2015, 16:41 PM IST

'Aggressive' Virat Kohli should harness his passion, emotion: Geoffrey Boycott

England cricket legend Geoffrey Boycott has come up with a handful of advice for India's new full-time Test captain Virat Kohli saying the aggressive batsman has to find his own way to get his players' support and try to harness his passion and emotion.

Jun 12, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

4th Test, Day 1: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the first day's play of the fourth and final cricket Test between India and Australia, here today.

Jan 06, 2015, 22:39 PM IST

Virat Kohli knows how to play cricket in Australia: Mark Taylor

Former Australian skipper Mark Taylor has come out and praised Virat Kohli for the way he marshalled the Indian team in the first Test here, saying the young batsman knows how to play cricket Down Under.

Dec 14, 2014, 18:23 PM IST

Mark Taylor says Australia's first Test against India will help 'grieving' players to move on

Former Australia cricket team captain Mark Taylor has said that next week's rescheduled first Test against India would allow the nation's grieving cricketers to start moving on from Phillip Hughes' shock passing.

Dec 04, 2014, 18:01 PM IST

Darren Lehmann asks Australian team to honour Phillip Hughes by playing against India

Recovering from the shock of Phillip Hughes' tragic death, Australian coach Darren Lehmann is hoping that the distraught cricketers would honour the late batsman's memory by playing the opening Test against India here even though they are under no pressure to turn up.

Dec 04, 2014, 11:21 AM IST