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Australia vs Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: David Warner says he is 'grateful' to play in tournament after scoring match-winning ton
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Australia vs Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: David Warner says he is 'grateful' to play in tournament after scoring match-winning ton

David Warner said he felt just so grateful to be playing for Australia after his run-laden return continued with a World Cup hundred against Bangladesh.

ICC Cricket World up 2019: Ricky Ponting says Australia are open to batting reshuffle if situation demands
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ICC Cricket World up 2019: Ricky Ponting says Australia are open to batting reshuffle if situation demands

Ricky Ponting also defended Australia's top-order after it failed to fire against India. He called the opening pair of Aaron Finch-David Warner among the best in the world despite its underwhelming performance.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Australia's ability to bowl and play spin will define their success, says Ricky Ponting
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Australia's ability to bowl and play spin will define their success, says Ricky Ponting

Ponting said there were concerns about the middle-order's ability to play spin a year ago but the return of David Warner and Steve Smith has strengthened the team.

Cricket Australia hails players' post-Sandpapergate conduct as men's team registers first violation-free season in seven years
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Cricket Australia hails players' post-Sandpapergate conduct as men's team registers first violation-free season in seven years

Australia's men's national team had no conduct citings during 2018-19 season, the first clean sheet in seven years, and Code of Conduct charges at all levels dropped 74 percent, CA chairman Earl Eddings said.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Australia opt for retro kit for showpiece event in England and Wales
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Australia opt for retro kit for showpiece event in England and Wales

The colour scheme of Australia's World Cup 2019 kit is similar to the retro uniforms worn by the team in this year's ODI series against India which was played at home.

Mitchell Starc files $1.53 million lawsuit against insurance company over injury payout for 2018 IPL contract
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Mitchell Starc files $1.53 million lawsuit against insurance company over injury payout for 2018 IPL contract

Mitchell Starc didn't feature in 2018 season of IPL after suffering a calf injury in the Test series against South Africa

IPL 2019: Steve Smith's patient innings for RR against KKR brings an end to form and fitness worries
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IPL 2019: Steve Smith's patient innings for RR against KKR brings an end to form and fitness worries

Steve Smith, who underwent elbow surgery earlier this year, top-scored with 73 not out for Rajasthan Royals in their relatively meagre total of 139 for three in Jaipur.

Aaron Finch says Australia's recent revival and return of Steve Smith, David Warner make World Cup selection 'tough decision'
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Aaron Finch says Australia's recent revival and return of Steve Smith, David Warner make World Cup selection 'tough decision'

Both Smith and Warner are eligible to return to the national side of Australia after their 12-month suspensions for ball-tampering ended on Thursday.

Cricket Australia chief says Steve Smith, David Warner paid price as report reveals senior players' boycott threat post ball-tampering scandal
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Cricket Australia chief says Steve Smith, David Warner paid price as report reveals senior players' boycott threat post ball-tampering scandal

Australian cricket chief Kevin Roberts insisted the return of Steve Smith and David Warner will not disrupt the resurgent team as a report on Friday revealed senior players threatened a boycott in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal.

Aaron Finch says Australia have great ability to play well in big tournaments; adds they are never true underdogs
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Aaron Finch says Australia have great ability to play well in big tournaments; adds they are never true underdogs

Aaron Finch, referring to Australia's come-from-behind 3-2 win over hosts India in the five-match ODI series earlier this month, said his team is going to be tough to beat at 2019 World Cup.

David Warner smashes quick-fire century on club cricket return from elbow surgery
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David Warner smashes quick-fire century on club cricket return from elbow surgery

David Warner plundered seven sixes and four fours in his 77-ball onslaught for Randwick-Petersham in a one-day game against Penrith that they lost.

Steve Smith returns to nets  for first time after elbow surgery, expected to be fit in time for IPL 2019
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Steve Smith returns to nets for first time after elbow surgery, expected to be fit in time for IPL 2019

Steve Smith went under the knife in January after being forced to drop out of the Bangladesh Premier League Twenty20 tournament with a ligament problem.

Cameron Bancroft cautious on Australia return despite red-hot form after ball-tampering ban
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Cameron Bancroft cautious on Australia return despite red-hot form after ball-tampering ban

Cameron Bancroft, back in the domestic Sheffield Shield after a nine-month ban for ball-tampering, patiently compiled 138 not out from a marathon 358 balls and then 86 off 263 deliveries in his second dig for Western Australia.

India vs Australia: Pacer Kane Richardson ruled out of tour due to injury; Andrew Tye named replacement
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India vs Australia: Pacer Kane Richardson ruled out of tour due to injury; Andrew Tye named replacement

Kane Richardson's absence is a significant blow for the visitors who are already missing the services of injured pacers Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood.

Steve Smith, David Warner's ball-tampering ban to end during upcoming ODI series against Pakistan
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Steve Smith, David Warner's ball-tampering ban to end during upcoming ODI series against Pakistan

Steve Smith and David Warner, who were banned for their roles in last year’s Cape Town ball-tampering scandal, are eligible for selection again on 29 March, meaning they can be called up for the fourth ODI against Pakistan.

Nathan Lyon says Australia must prepare well to compete against India in upcoming ODI series
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Nathan Lyon says Australia must prepare well to compete against India in upcoming ODI series

Nathan Lyon will be playing for Sydney Sixers in Big Bash League and hopes that the opportunity will strengthen his chances of playing in the upcoming 2019 World Cup.

Steve Smith could miss 2019 World Cup, David Warner expected to return to Australia side: Report
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Steve Smith could miss 2019 World Cup, David Warner expected to return to Australia side: Report

Steve Smith is likely to miss the 2019 World Cup in order to recover from elbow injury to get ready for the Ashes.

Australia vs Sri Lanka: Joe Burns stakes claim to Ashes berth with Aussies' first century of this summer
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Australia vs Sri Lanka: Joe Burns stakes claim to Ashes berth with Aussies' first century of this summer

On Friday, Joe Burns had his share of luck. Dropped by Dhananjaya de Silva on 34, he now has his name written in the record books as the first man to score a Test hundred at Mauka Oval.

Australia's David Warner to resume batting within a month after successful elbow surgery
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Australia's David Warner to resume batting within a month after successful elbow surgery

David Warner underwent surgery in Melbourne on Tuesday to remove a bone spur and detached bone fragment from his right elbow. The injury became inflamed and forced him to recently quit the Bangladesh Premier League.

Australia vs Sri Lanka: Hosts call-up in-form batsman Kurtis Patterson for upcoming Test series
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Australia vs Sri Lanka: Hosts call-up in-form batsman Kurtis Patterson for upcoming Test series

Kurtis Patterson scored back-to-back centuries for a Cricket Australia XI in Hobart last week.