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India vs Australia: Boxing Day Test at MCG likely to see fans with virus outbreak quashed
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India vs Australia: Boxing Day Test at MCG likely to see fans with virus outbreak quashed

On Monday, officials announced an easing of restrictions after no new daily or deaths, opening the door to some good news for cricket fans.

Virat Kohli and Co allowed to train in Sydney during quarantine after deal between government and CA
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Virat Kohli and Co allowed to train in Sydney during quarantine after deal between government and CA

The Indian team was initially supposed to land in Brisbane but the Queensland state health authorities did not relax their 14-day quarantine rule to allow Virat Kohli and Co to train during that period.

Australia head coach Justin Langer not in favour of fielding two separate teams for New Zealand, South Africa tours
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Australia head coach Justin Langer not in favour of fielding two separate teams for New Zealand, South Africa tours

Australia is scheduled to play five T20s in New Zealand from 22 February to 7 March. At the same time, they are slated to tour South Africa for three Test matches, which will form part of the inaugural 2019-21 ICC World Test Championship.

Allan Border slams CA, BCCI on proposed change in schedule for India's tour of Australia
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Allan Border slams CA, BCCI on proposed change in schedule for India's tour of Australia

The Sydney Test, usually known as the New Year's Test, begins in the first week of January but has been pushed back to 7 January in the planned schedule.

Tim Paine not worried about lack of practice with red ball for Australia's IPL stars ahead of India series
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Tim Paine not worried about lack of practice with red ball for Australia's IPL stars ahead of India series

Tim Paine exuded confidence that making a transition from white-ball to red-ball cricket won't be an issue for the players.

Australian cricket coach Justin Langer ready for sacrifice, compromise to keep cricket going
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Australian cricket coach Justin Langer ready for sacrifice, compromise to keep cricket going

Australian cricketers will be involved in the series against England, three T20Is and three ODIs, then playing in the IPL in the UAE and then returning to Australia for a Test series against India.

Anil Kumble says he wanted to set example by not pulling out of controversy-hit tour of Australia in 2008
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Anil Kumble says he wanted to set example by not pulling out of controversy-hit tour of Australia in 2008

Anil Kumble says pulling out of the 2007-08 Australia Tour following the controversial Sydney Test could have been an "acceptable" option but his side continued the series to set an example by winning the remaining matches under trying circumstances.

Australia batsman D'Arcy Short backs himself to do well in red-ball cricket
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Australia batsman D'Arcy Short backs himself to do well in red-ball cricket

The 29-year-old batsman, who has so far played 8 ODIs and 20 T20Is for Australia, said the pressure of performance bogged him down as he failed to grab his opportunities.

Pat Cummins on IPL recording-breaking bid: 'Feeling yet to sink in but my life hasn't changed at all'
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Pat Cummins on IPL recording-breaking bid: 'Feeling yet to sink in but my life hasn't changed at all'

A lot of cricketers have had changed priorities since the advent of private T20 leagues but Cummins is a chip off the old block who, like India skipper Virat Kohli, values the Test format.

Australia's Josh Hazlewood says sledging Virat Kohli a no-go-zone as it brings 'best in him'
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Australia's Josh Hazlewood says sledging Virat Kohli a no-go-zone as it brings 'best in him'

Hazlewood and his proven pace colleagues will be up against the Kohli-led Indian team if its upcoming tour of Australia goes on as scheduled.

Interested to see what India come up with against 'unorthodox' Steve Smith, says Michael Atherton
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Interested to see what India come up with against 'unorthodox' Steve Smith, says Michael Atherton

Smith was serving one year ball tampering suspension when India toured Down Under in 2018-19 and won their maiden Test series 2-1 with David Warner also among list of banned players.

Cricket Australia chief executive Kevin Roberts set to be sacked, say reports
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Cricket Australia chief executive Kevin Roberts set to be sacked, say reports

Cricket Australia chief executive Kevin Roberts is set to be replaced by an interim CEO after losing support of the board over his stewardship of the game during the coronavirus shutdown.

Former Australia all-rounder Tom Moody names his greatest all-rounders across Test, ODI and T20I formats
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Former Australia all-rounder Tom Moody names his greatest all-rounders across Test, ODI and T20I formats

Moody named South Africa’s Jacques Kallis and West Indies’ Gary Sobers as the two greatest all-rounders in Test cricket.

ICC shares video of Virat Kohli and Steve Smith’s ‘wonderful moment’ from 2019 World Cup
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ICC shares video of Virat Kohli and Steve Smith’s ‘wonderful moment’ from 2019 World Cup

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has shared a 'wonderful moment' between India skipper Virat Kohli and Australia batsman Steve Smith from the 2019 ICC World Cup on Twitter.

Happy birthday Steve Smith: ICC, Cricket Australia, Rajasthan Royals wish cricketer on special day
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Happy birthday Steve Smith: ICC, Cricket Australia, Rajasthan Royals wish cricketer on special day

As Steve Smith turned 31 on 2 June, the cricketing fraternity took to Twitter to wish the ace Australian batsman.

'I can't say a bad word about him': Steve Smith admires Virat Kohli's willingness to improve
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'I can't say a bad word about him': Steve Smith admires Virat Kohli's willingness to improve

Australian cricketer Steve Smith has revealed his admiration for Team India skipper Virat Kohli, during a recent interaction on 'Sony Ten Pitstop'.

Watch: Brad Hogg suggests multiple ways to improve Australia's Big Bash League
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Watch: Brad Hogg suggests multiple ways to improve Australia's Big Bash League

Former Australian spinner Brad Hogg recently suggested ways Cricket Australia could improve its Big Bash League (BBL) so as to increase people’s interest in the T20 league.

Former Australia pacer Brett Lee picks Steve Smith over Virat Kohli as the better player
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Former Australia pacer Brett Lee picks Steve Smith over Virat Kohli as the better player

Former Australia pacer Brett Lee has picked Steve Smith over Virat Kohli when asked to choose between the two. Lee said he chose Smith based on all that the Australian batsman had gone through in his career.

Club cricket set to resume in Australia from 6 June; cricketers will not be allowed to use sweat and saliva
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Club cricket set to resume in Australia from 6 June; cricketers will not be allowed to use sweat and saliva

Competitive cricket is set to resume in Australia for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic struck the globe when the Darwin and District Cricket Competition season begins with a T20 tournament from 6 June.

Playing 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup is the ultimate goal, says Australia opener David Warner
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Playing 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup is the ultimate goal, says Australia opener David Warner

Australian opener David Warner says he is feeling fitter than ever despite missing two of the last three years of cricket and making it to the 2023 ODI World Cup remains his "ultimate goal".