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India vs Australia: There's plenty of room for banter and having fun but no room for abuse, says Justin Langer
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India vs Australia: There's plenty of room for banter and having fun but no room for abuse, says Justin Langer

Previous clashes between the cricketing heavyweights have been marked by bitter rows, and Australian opener David Warner said this week that he expects Virat Kohli's men will try to wind him up during the tour.

India vs Australia: From Marcus Stoinis to Adam Zampa, Aussie players to watch out for in limited-overs series
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India vs Australia: From Marcus Stoinis to Adam Zampa, Aussie players to watch out for in limited-overs series

Ahead of the highly-anticipated limited-overs series between the two cricketing heavyweights, we take a look at Australia’s players to watch out for

India vs Australia: Steve Smith says he's back in top gear ahead of all-important series
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India vs Australia: Steve Smith says he's back in top gear ahead of all-important series

The 31-year-old said it was difficult to define what was different, but it left him with a big smile on my face and eager to hit the practice nets.

Shane Watson slams Big Bash League's rule changes, terms them misguided gimmicks
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Shane Watson slams Big Bash League's rule changes, terms them misguided gimmicks

Watson, who retired from all forms of cricket during the 13th IPL earlier this month, said the changes will make the game more complex.

India vs Australia: Will Pucovski says he has 'earned the right' to be named in the Test squad
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India vs Australia: Will Pucovski says he has 'earned the right' to be named in the Test squad

The 22-year-old was was first named in the Test squad for the 2019 Sri Lanka series but stepped away from the game, citing mental health concerns.

India vs Australia: CA aiming mass relocation of players into NSW after COVID outbreak in South Australia, say reports
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India vs Australia: CA aiming mass relocation of players into NSW after COVID outbreak in South Australia, say reports

According to the Australian media, Cricket Australia is continuously assessing the fast evolving situation.

India vs Australia: Adam Gilchrist says Will Pucovski might miss first Test despite 'strong reason' for inclusion
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India vs Australia: Adam Gilchrist says Will Pucovski might miss first Test despite 'strong reason' for inclusion

Gilchrist said though Burns hasn't been able to have personal tally of big scores, the team and selectors value his partnership with Warner.

India vs Australia: Mitchell Swepson says he's excited to bowl against world class batting unit
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India vs Australia: Mitchell Swepson says he's excited to bowl against world class batting unit

Included in the Australia A squad for the two warm-up games against India, Swepson is now hoping to get a chance to bowl to Kohli and company.

India vs Australia: Steve Smith says he's ready to face short bowling from visitors' pace attack
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India vs Australia: Steve Smith says he's ready to face short bowling from visitors' pace attack

Against New Zealand in the 2019-2020 season, Smith was dismissed by left-arm pacer Neil Wagner four times, as the Kiwi consistently attacked the batsman with short-pitched deliveries aimed at his body.

India vs Australia: Uncapped all-rounder Cameron Green named in hosts' squad for ODIs, T20Is
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India vs Australia: Uncapped all-rounder Cameron Green named in hosts' squad for ODIs, T20Is

The 21-year-old Green averages 52.23 with the bat and 21.53 with the ball from 17 first-class matches for Western Australia, and former Test captain Greg Chappell has described him as the best young batter since Ricky Ponting.

India vs Australia: Ian Chappell believes heightened sense of chaos in lead-up to series could favour visitors
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India vs Australia: Ian Chappell believes heightened sense of chaos in lead-up to series could favour visitors

The Australian great's opinion is partly influenced by a remark made by cricket pundit Harsha Bhogle in January 2008, following the Monkeygate drama.

England vs Australia: Steve Smith to undergo second concussion test after missing first ODI due to head injury
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England vs Australia: Steve Smith to undergo second concussion test after missing first ODI due to head injury

Smith was sidelined from the first of a three-match series after being hit on the head batting in the nets, from a delivery by one of Australia's fast bowlers, but rather a throw-down from a member of the coaching staff.

IPL 2020: RCB pacer Kane Richardson says pulling out of tournament was 'difficult but right decision'
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IPL 2020: RCB pacer Kane Richardson says pulling out of tournament was 'difficult but right decision'

Kane Richardson, who was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for Rs 4 crore in the IPL auction last December, had opted out of the tournament to be with his wife for the birth of his first child.

England vs Australia: Steve Smith taken aback by 'terrific' Joe Root's absence from hosts' T20I squad
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England vs Australia: Steve Smith taken aback by 'terrific' Joe Root's absence from hosts' T20I squad

Test captain Root has been left out of the squad for a three-match contest starting at Southampton on Friday even though the likes of Jason Roy and Ben Stokes are unavailable.

England vs Australia: Cricket Australia impose further restrictions on players' usage of sweat for limited-overs series
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England vs Australia: Cricket Australia impose further restrictions on players' usage of sweat for limited-overs series

Australia's premier pacer Mitchell Starc feels the regulation will not have much affect in the limited-overs formats.

Shane Warne says making India follow-on in 2001 Kolkata Test cost Australia the match
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Shane Warne says making India follow-on in 2001 Kolkata Test cost Australia the match

Australian legend Shane Warne recently went on record by saying that a crucial decision might have cost them 2001 Kolkata Test.

Alex Carey 'disappointed' to lose Australia's limited-overs vice-captaincy but understands decision
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Alex Carey 'disappointed' to lose Australia's limited-overs vice-captaincy but understands decision

Carey, along with pacer Pat Cummins, had shared the vice-captaincy title in limited overs cricket since that leadership structure was implemented under then new coach Justin Langer in 2018.

Winning Ashes in England and Test series in India are two mountains to climb, says Steve Smith
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Winning Ashes in England and Test series in India are two mountains to climb, says Steve Smith

Australia had retained the Ashes in England last year with a 2-2 draw but the defeat in the last Test at The Oval still rankles Smith, who was the star of the series with 774 runs at an average of 110.57 from four Tests.

India pacers will not be as effective as Neil Wagner in bowling bouncers, says Australia's Matthew Wade
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India pacers will not be as effective as Neil Wagner in bowling bouncers, says Australia's Matthew Wade

India's formidable pace attack will not be as effective as New Zealand speedster Neil Wagner in bowling bouncers during their upcoming tour of Australia, feels wicketkeeper Matthew Wade.

David Warner might reconsider future as international cricketer because of COVID-19 restrictions
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David Warner might reconsider future as international cricketer because of COVID-19 restrictions

David Warner says he may have to reconsider his future as an international cricketer owing to the global COVID-19 restrictions that will require him to travel without family to fulfil stringent quarantine conditions.