Marnus Labuschagne

Australia's Marnus Labuschagne wants to become man-for-all-formats

Labuschagne boasts an average of 63.43 from 14 tests but is yet to win a T20 cap for the Aussies. The Right-hand batsman is part of the 21-member Australian squad for the limited overs tour of England 

Aug 19, 2020, 17:40 PM IST

Exclusive | Marnus Labuschagne: Thriving to be the best

In an exclusive interview with WION, Aussie batsman Marnus Labuschagne talked about his sensational rise, upcoming England series, his ambitions to play in IPL, upcoming Test series against India, how he plans to face Jasprit Bumrah and Co., and more.

Jul 30, 2020, 19:38 PM IST

Born June 22, 1994: Marnus Labuschagne, cricket's first concussion substitute

Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne, who became the first concussion substitute in the history of the international cricket, was born on this day in 1994.

Jun 22, 2020, 11:04 AM IST

Australia's Marnus Labuschagne extends stay with Glamorgan Cricket until 2022

Labuschagne notched up 1,114 County Championship runs at an average of over 65 in 2019.

Jun 20, 2020, 10:08 AM IST

Marnus Labuschagne earns Cricket Australia central contract, Usman Khawaja misses out

Labuschagne came in for Australia's swashbuckling batsman Steve Smith as cricket’s first concussion substitute during last year’s Ashes Test in Lord's.

Apr 30, 2020, 12:10 PM IST

Marnus Labuschagne's ton in vain as South Africa complete ODI series sweep against Australia

South Africa continued their recent dominance of Australia in this format, having won 11 of their last 12 ODI meetings dating back to 2016.

Mar 08, 2020, 11:00 AM IST

Cricket news: Sachin Tendulkar praises Australian batting sensation Marnus Labuschagne as 'special'

The Australian cricketer witnessed an outstanding year in 2019 after rising to the number three spot in the ICC Test batsmen rankings. Marnus Labuschagne achieved the feat after scoring 896 runs during the home Tests against Pakistan and New Zealand.

Feb 07, 2020, 15:20 PM IST

ICC dubs Marnus Labuschagne a 'duplicate' of Steve Smith in recent Twitter post

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has described Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne as a 'duplicate' of compatriot and former skipper Steve Smith in the latest post shared on its social media handle. 

Jan 25, 2020, 20:44 PM IST

Marnus Labuschagne has got right mindset to be world's top player: Virat Kohli

The Men in Blue will now head into the five-match T20I series, three ODIs and two-match Test series, beginning January 24 at Eden Park, Auckland.

Jan 20, 2020, 17:11 PM IST

Ben Stokes named ICC Player of 2019, wins Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy; Pat Cummins best Test Player, Marnus Labuschagne Emerging Cricketer of Year

Elated with his achievements in 2019 and the ICC award, Ben Stokes said, "It is quite flattering to win the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for the ICC Men’s Cricketer of the Year." Pat Cummins's 59 wickets in 12 Test matches during the voting period ensured he finished the year as the top-ranked bowler in the ICC Test Player Rankings.

Jan 15, 2020, 13:59 PM IST

SCG Test: Nathan Lyon takes fifer as Australia dominate New Zealand on Day 3

Already 2-0 down in the series after thumping defeats in Perth and Melbourne, New Zealand have been ravaged by illness and injury and now face a huge battle to avoid a third heavy loss before they head home.

Jan 05, 2020, 15:17 PM IST

SCG Test, Day 2: New Zealand openers resist after Marnus Labuschagne's double ton

 Marnus Labuschagne scored a maiden double century to drive Australia to 454 all out before New Zealand`s openers resisted the home attack to post 63 without loss on the second day of the third Test on Saturday.

Jan 04, 2020, 14:40 PM IST

SCG Test: Marnus Labuschagne hits ton as Australia take charge on Day 1

With the series already lost after heavy defeats in Perth and Melbourne, the Black Caps were rocked when Williamson, batsman Henry Nicholl and spinner Mitchell Santner were ruled out of the match by a flu virus.

Jan 03, 2020, 13:01 PM IST

Perth Test: Marnus Labuschagne hits ton as Australia reach 248/4 at stumps on Day 1

Labuschagne and Smith shared a 132-run stand for the third wicket after the Aussies were reduced to 75/2. 

Dec 12, 2019, 21:59 PM IST

Gabba Test: Marnus Labuschagne, pacers put Australia in command on Day 3

At Stumps on Day 3, Pakistan were reeling at 64/3 and still trail by 276 runs in reply to Australia's first inning score of 580.

Nov 23, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

Gabba Test: David Warner hits 151 as Australia take charge on Day 1

The 33-year-old opener finished another sunny day in Brisbane on 151 not out off 265 deliveries with Australia in control at 312 for one in reply to Pakistan`s 240.

Nov 22, 2019, 13:46 PM IST

5th Ashes Test: Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith take Australia to 55/2 after early jolt

David Warner failed once again, as Jofra Archer had the out of sorts southpaw caught behind by Jonny Bairstow for just five.

Sep 13, 2019, 19:26 PM IST

4th Ashes Test: Steve Smith in control as Australia reach 170/3 on rain-hit Day 1

In the very little play that was possible after lunch, Labuschagne brought up his 50 off 88 balls and was looking good before Craig Overton (1/41) castled him to break the 116-run stand between him and Smith for the third wicket.

Sep 04, 2019, 23:39 PM IST

4th Ashes Test: Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith lead Australia to 98/2 at Lunch

The Aussies lost David Warner in the first over, the experienced southpaw dismissed by Stuart Broad for the fifth time in this series.

Sep 04, 2019, 18:05 PM IST

Ashes, 3rd Test: Jofra Archer shines with 6-wicket haul as rain plays spoilsport

Archer, 24, returned magical figures of 6/45 while pace spearhead Stuart Broad supported him well with 2/32 as Australia never recovered after David Warner and Labuschagne associated for a 111-run third-wicket stand. 

Aug 23, 2019, 07:19 AM IST