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'Excellent cricketing brain': Pat Cummins reaches pinnacle
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'Excellent cricketing brain': Pat Cummins reaches pinnacle

A decade after making his international debut, he is not only the world's premier bowler but Australia's 47th Test skipper, elevated to one of the nation's highest-profile roles.

Pat Cummins succeeds Tim Paine as Australia Test captain, Steve Smith named vice-captain
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Pat Cummins succeeds Tim Paine as Australia Test captain, Steve Smith named vice-captain

Australia named paceman Pat Cummins as Test cricket captain and Steve Smith as vice-captain on Friday

Tim Paine to miss Ashes after taking break from cricket for 'foreseeable future'
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Tim Paine to miss Ashes after taking break from cricket for 'foreseeable future'

His decision put an abrupt end to debate in Australia over whether he should take part in the Ashes, with the first Test against England opening in Brisbane on 8 December.

Ashes: Australian bowlers want Tim Paine as wicketkeeper, says Nathan Lyon
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Ashes: Australian bowlers want Tim Paine as wicketkeeper, says Nathan Lyon

Paine quit as Test captain in disgrace last week over a historical text message scandal, but is keen to keep playing.

Australia will be without captain for 15 years if it is looking for perfect skipper, says Michael Clarke
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Australia will be without captain for 15 years if it is looking for perfect skipper, says Michael Clarke

Clarke admitted that the Australian Test captain needed to be held to a high standard, but he said the team would end up with few options if it has unrealistic expectations.

'I feel terrible': Tim Paine distressed and embarrassed by sexting scandal
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'I feel terrible': Tim Paine distressed and embarrassed by sexting scandal

Tim Paine on Sunday said Australian coach Justin Langer wanted him to remain as Test skipper,

Cricket Australia admits Tim Paine should have been removed as captain in 2018
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Cricket Australia admits Tim Paine should have been removed as captain in 2018

Paine abruptly quit Test captaincy on Friday over a series of lewd text messages with a female colleague in 2017 that he had learnt was about to be made public.

'Absolutely horrendous': Reactions to Tim Paine quitting Australia Test captaincy over 'sexting' scandal
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'Absolutely horrendous': Reactions to Tim Paine quitting Australia Test captaincy over 'sexting' scandal

Paine took over the Test captaincy in 2018 in the wake of the Sandpaper-gate ball tampering scandal that rocked Australian cricket.

Tim Paine steps down as Australia Test captain after being embroiled in 'sexting' scandal
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Tim Paine steps down as Australia Test captain after being embroiled in 'sexting' scandal

Tim Paine quit Australia Test captaincy over what he described as an inappropriate "private text exchange" with a then-colleague.

Australia's Matthew Wade says he could 'sail off into the sunset' after next year's T20 World Cup
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Australia's Matthew Wade says he could 'sail off into the sunset' after next year's T20 World Cup

Wade missed out on a Test spot to Alex Carey for the Ashes and now the stumper's goal is defending the T20 World Cup title at home.

T20 World Cup 2021: Australia rise above recent turmoil to reiterate undisputed champion credentials
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T20 World Cup 2021: Australia rise above recent turmoil to reiterate undisputed champion credentials

The circumstances under which this latest crown was won will send even the hard-nosed Aussie into unchecked rapture.

Australian cricket team to tour Pakistan for first time in 24 years in March 2022
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Australian cricket team to tour Pakistan for first time in 24 years in March 2022

Australia, who last toured Pakistan in 1998, will play three Tests in Karachi (3-7 March), Rawalpindi (12-16 March) and Lahore (26-25 March) as part of the World Test Championship.

T20 World Cup 2021: Australia to take 'couple of days off' after England mauling
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T20 World Cup 2021: Australia to take 'couple of days off' after England mauling

Finch remains positive the team would bounce back in their next clash against Bangladesh on Thursday as they plan two days rest before returning for training.

Australian cricket in mourning after greats Alan Davidson and Ashley Mallett pass away
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Australian cricket in mourning after greats Alan Davidson and Ashley Mallett pass away

Test spinner Mallett died aged 76 following a long battle with cancer, while legendary allrounder Alan Davidson passed away at 92.

T20 World Cup 2021: Mitchell Starc says full-strength squad gives Australia hope of maiden title
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T20 World Cup 2021: Mitchell Starc says full-strength squad gives Australia hope of maiden title

Starc said Australia's slide from being at the top in May last year to seventh in the T20 rankings is misleading and irrelevant to the T20 World Cup.

Australian cricketer Will Pucovski suffers another concussion during training session
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Australian cricketer Will Pucovski suffers another concussion during training session

The 23-year-old has suffered nine concussions earlier in his career and the latest blow is bound to raise concerns about his long-term health.

Highlights, Australia Women vs India Women 3rd T20I, Full cricket score: Aussies win by 14 runs, seal multi-format series 11-5
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Highlights, Australia Women vs India Women 3rd T20I, Full cricket score: Aussies win by 14 runs, seal multi-format series 11-5

Australia Women vs India Women, 3rd T20I Live Cricket Score Updates: Follow this space for the latest update on the third Twenty20 International between Australia and India at the Carrara Oval in Gold Coast, Queensland.

Australia Women vs India Women 2nd T20I, Highlights, Full cricket score: Hosts secure series
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Australia Women vs India Women 2nd T20I, Highlights, Full cricket score: Hosts secure series

Australia Women vs India Women, 2nd T20I Live Cricket Score Updates: AUSTRALIA WIN by four wickets to seal the multi-format series! Inside edge off McGrath's bat does not travel far but she still runs a single to take Australia home. They win by four wickets and courtesy this win, they take the series.

T20 World Cup Top Moments: When Zimbabwe tamed the mighty Australians in 2007
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T20 World Cup Top Moments: When Zimbabwe tamed the mighty Australians in 2007

Australia came to the 2007 World T20 as the favourites, their stature enhanced not just by the fact that they were World No 1 and the reigning world champs, but also because of a squad that was loaded with veritable heavyweights of the sport. But they lost their opener to underdogs Zimbabwe.

Australia Women vs India Women 1st T20I, Highlights: Match abandoned due to inclement weather
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Australia Women vs India Women 1st T20I, Highlights: Match abandoned due to inclement weather

Australia Women vs India Women, 1st T20I Live Cricket Score Updates: Unfortunately, the match has been called off, as the weather plays spoilsport once again after holding up play for the most part in the first two days of the one-off Test. Both teams collect a point each, with Australia still leading the multi-format series 7-5