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Jason Behrendorff donates undisclosed sum to UNICEF Australia's India COVID-19 Crisis Appeal
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Jason Behrendorff donates undisclosed sum to UNICEF Australia's India COVID-19 Crisis Appeal

In a statement on his official Twitter handle, the 31-year-old urged others to do the same as the country recorded over 3,000 daily deaths for the past few days.

IPL 2021: Brett Lee follows compatriot Pat Cummins in donating to PM CARES Fund
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IPL 2021: Brett Lee follows compatriot Pat Cummins in donating to PM CARES Fund

Cummins on Monday won lots of hearts when he announced a USD 50,000 donation towards the PM CARES Fund for oxygen supplies in India's hospitals ravaged by a deadly second wave of the pandemic.

India vs England: The Aussie connect to Prasidh Krishna's growth — a stint with Jeff Thomson
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India vs England: The Aussie connect to Prasidh Krishna's growth — a stint with Jeff Thomson

Prasidh Krishna took up the game at the age of 11 and enjoyed stints in Australia with the legendary Thomson, the pace icon that many bowlers have grown up wanting to emulate.

'It felt like going to war': Shubman Gill recalls Test debut in Australia
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'It felt like going to war': Shubman Gill recalls Test debut in Australia

Shubman Gill was impressive during the Australia tour, with a highest of 91 and another half-century to total 259 in the four-match Test series that an injury-ravaged India won 2-1.

India vs Australia: 'Captaincy has been really good,' Brett Lee, Michael Clarke defend Tim Paine after series loss
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India vs Australia: 'Captaincy has been really good,' Brett Lee, Michael Clarke defend Tim Paine after series loss

Tim Paine, who took over from Steve Smith in 2018 after the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa, is copping criticism for not only the 1-2 defeat but also for his sloppy work behind the stumps.

India vs Australia 2nd Test: Dean Jones remembered during Boxing Day Test at MCG
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India vs Australia 2nd Test: Dean Jones remembered during Boxing Day Test at MCG

Jones died in September this year at the age of 59 in Mumbai, where he was commentating for the Indian Premier League, after suffering a stroke.

India vs Australia: Brett Lee questions hosts' decision to rest Pat Cummins after two games
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India vs Australia: Brett Lee questions hosts' decision to rest Pat Cummins after two games

Cummins, who was part of Australia's England tour in August and also played for Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League, was rested for the final ODI and will also miss the upcoming T20 series as part of his workload management.

IPL 2020: Brett Lee picks Chennai Super Kings as favourites to win this year's tournament
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IPL 2020: Brett Lee picks Chennai Super Kings as favourites to win this year's tournament

Brett Lee has put his faith in the Chennai Super Kings for winning this year's IPL, set to be held in the United Arab Emirates.

IPL 2020: Brett Lee advises players to learn guitar, play cards while in bio-secure bubble
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IPL 2020: Brett Lee advises players to learn guitar, play cards while in bio-secure bubble

The IPL will be held in the United Arab Emirates from 19 September to 10 November in a controlled environment owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood crucial to beating India, believes former Australia seamer Brett Lee
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Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood crucial to beating India, believes former Australia seamer Brett Lee

Brett Lee feels Australia's pace unit will play a central role in their home campaign against India later this summer, and added that the artificial substance could be used to make the Kookaburra ball swing more with the saliva ban in place.

Firstpost Masterclass: Balance, footwork, mindset, and more, Aakash Chopra explains the technique of batting
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Firstpost Masterclass: Balance, footwork, mindset, and more, Aakash Chopra explains the technique of batting

Head position? Batting stance? Footwork? Dealing with bouncers? Former India batsman Aakash Chopra explains all this and more in this Firstpost Masterclass on batting.

Brett Lee says ban on saliva won't matter with Kookaburra balls as it doesn't swing much
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Brett Lee says ban on saliva won't matter with Kookaburra balls as it doesn't swing much

The former Australian pacer Lee also said that reverse swing will not come into play much because of the saliva ban.

Former Australia pacer Brett Lee says it will be tougher for bowlers to find rhythm post lockdown
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Former Australia pacer Brett Lee says it will be tougher for bowlers to find rhythm post lockdown

Former Australian speedster Brett Lee reckons that it will be tougher for bowlers to find their rhythm after the lockdown and they will require at least eight weeks to get back match fitness for any format of the game.

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.

Very hard to change habit of using saliva to shine ball overnight, says Brett Lee
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Very hard to change habit of using saliva to shine ball overnight, says Brett Lee

The ICC Cricket Committee, led by Anil Kumble, has recommended a ban on the use of saliva in its meeting in the wake of the pandemic.

Brett Lee, Gautam Gambhir not in favour of splitting T20I format into four innings
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Brett Lee, Gautam Gambhir not in favour of splitting T20I format into four innings

The idea of splitting T20Is into four innings hasn’t gone down well with former cricketers Brett Lee and Gautam Gambhir.

Rohit Sharma says facing Brett Lee 'took his sleep away', does not want to face Josh Hazlewood in Tests
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Rohit Sharma says facing Brett Lee 'took his sleep away', does not want to face Josh Hazlewood in Tests

Rohit talked about not wanting to face Brett Lee, who at his prime, bowled around the 150-155 kph mark

Sachin Tendulkar vs Shane Warne: Brett Lee reveals how Little Master used different technique to negate spin wizard's mastery
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Sachin Tendulkar vs Shane Warne: Brett Lee reveals how Little Master used different technique to negate spin wizard's mastery

Warne, the spin wizard, who could spin the ball on flattest of wickets, used to made batters dance to his tunes. And whenever he came up against Tendulkar, fans smacked their lips.

Virat Kohli can break Sachin Tendulkar's record of 100 centuries in seven or eight years, says Brett Lee
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Virat Kohli can break Sachin Tendulkar's record of 100 centuries in seven or eight years, says Brett Lee

Tendulkar holds the record for the highest number of ODI centuries with 49 hundreds and current batting maestro Kohli is second on the list with 43 from 248 matches.

He was quite a terror on the field: Shoaib Akhtar tweets old video about Brett Lee facing Pakistan pacer
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He was quite a terror on the field: Shoaib Akhtar tweets old video about Brett Lee facing Pakistan pacer

Former Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Akhtar tweeted a clip from an old episode of The Kapil Sharma Show where Australian bowler Brett Lee speaks about how he used to be terrified of facing bowlers, including Akhtar.