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As Dale Steyn turns 37, relive speedster's top five dismissals in international cricket
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As Dale Steyn turns 37, relive speedster's top five dismissals in international cricket

On Dale Steyn's 37th birthday, we revisit his five top dismissals across international cricket.

Former Australia captain Michael Clarke named in Queen's Birthday list, will receive Order of Australia honour
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Former Australia captain Michael Clarke named in Queen's Birthday list, will receive Order of Australia honour

Apart from Clarke, former women’s captain Lynnette Larsen and two-time Olympic hockey gold medallist Renita Garard were both named a Member of the Order of Australia.

Aaron Finch dismisses Michael Clarke’s ‘IPL contract’ claim, says Australia played Test series against India in ‘right spirit’
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Aaron Finch dismisses Michael Clarke’s ‘IPL contract’ claim, says Australia played Test series against India in ‘right spirit’

Australian cricketers played the 2018-19 home Test series against India in the "right spirit" and were not trying to be nice to opposition Virat Kohli to land IPL contracts, said limited overs skipper Aaron Finch, rejecting Michael Clarke's controversial claim.

ICC shares childhood pictures of cricketers, ask fans to identify them on occasion of International Day of Families
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ICC shares childhood pictures of cricketers, ask fans to identify them on occasion of International Day of Families

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has shared a collage of nine photographs of cricketers from their childhood and asked sports lovers to identify them. The tweet has been posted commemorating the International Day of Families 2020.

Usman Khawaja says he was 'very shocked' to find out about Cricket Australia's financial crisis, blames it on 'mismanagement'
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Usman Khawaja says he was 'very shocked' to find out about Cricket Australia's financial crisis, blames it on 'mismanagement'

Batsman Usman Khawaja, who was snubbed by Cricket Australia while announcing central contracts, says he was shocked to learn about the financial crisis the Board is facing and blamed it on "mismangement".

'Being nice to someone doesn't get you IPL contract', says VVS Laxman in response to Michael Clarke
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'Being nice to someone doesn't get you IPL contract', says VVS Laxman in response to Michael Clarke

Clarke raised eyebrows after he claimed that there was a phase when Australian cricketers were so keen on protecting their IPL deals that they felt 'scared' of sledging India skipper Kohli

Low key aggression against Virat Kohli and Co was to win back fans, not to secure IPL cheques, says Pat Cummins
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Low key aggression against Virat Kohli and Co was to win back fans, not to secure IPL cheques, says Pat Cummins

'Six months before leading into that Indian series the media and everyone commentating on the Aussie cricket team were pretty clear in their direction and in the way they wanted the Aussie team to go and that was playing a little bit less aggressively out on the field,' said Pat Cummins

Sachin Tendulkar best batsman I ever saw, Virat Kohli best among current lot, says Michael Clarke
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Sachin Tendulkar best batsman I ever saw, Virat Kohli best among current lot, says Michael Clarke

Clarke said he can't recall a batsman as complete as Tendulkar during his playing days.

Sledge and risk IPL contract: ‘Pup’ Michael Clarke barks up the wrong tree
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Sledge and risk IPL contract: ‘Pup’ Michael Clarke barks up the wrong tree

Even at his peak, Michael Clarke wasn’t winning any popularity contests back home. Viewed as self-centred bordering on the selfish, it is unlikely that the former Australian skipper’s latest remarks which stopped just short of questioning the commitment of his colleagues would have gained him any friends, home or away.

Tim Paine responds to Michael Clarke, says Australia doesn't provoke Virat Kohli to keep him quiet and not to save IPL contracts
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Tim Paine responds to Michael Clarke, says Australia doesn't provoke Virat Kohli to keep him quiet and not to save IPL contracts

Paine rejected Clarke's claims that there was a phase in Australian cricket when the side 'sucked up' to Kohli to land fat deals with IPL franchises

'They were too scared to sledge Virat Kohli,' former skipper Michael Clarke questions Australian cricketers' mindset
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'They were too scared to sledge Virat Kohli,' former skipper Michael Clarke questions Australian cricketers' mindset

Michael Clarke believes Australian cricketers have become 'softer' towards Indians and particularly Virat Kohli as they do not want to miss out on million-dollar IPL contracts.

Pat Cummins feels talking about captaincy 'not quite right' when Tim Paine, Aaron Finch are doing great job
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Pat Cummins feels talking about captaincy 'not quite right' when Tim Paine, Aaron Finch are doing great job

Discussions about who should lead Australia whenever the 35-year-old Paine retires are ongoing. Former captain Steve Smith's leadership ban has also expired.

Yuvraj Singh, Wasim Akram to join Ricky Ponting, Shane Warne for Australia bushfire relief match
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Yuvraj Singh, Wasim Akram to join Ricky Ponting, Shane Warne for Australia bushfire relief match

Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh and Pakistan fast bowling great Wasim Akram became the first players outside Australia to confirm their availability for the charity cricket match organised to raise funds for the bushfire victims.

Australian cricket greats Shane Warne, Ricky Ponting to captain star-studded teams in bushfire fundraiser game
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Australian cricket greats Shane Warne, Ricky Ponting to captain star-studded teams in bushfire fundraiser game

Australian cricket greats Shane Warne and Ricky Ponting will captain star-studded teams in a one-off Bushfire fundraiser match, to be played on 8 February.

South Africa vs England: Vernon Philander kicks off farewell series, will be remembered as genius mind packaged in a relatable frame
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South Africa vs England: Vernon Philander kicks off farewell series, will be remembered as genius mind packaged in a relatable frame

Vernon Philander doesn’t look like an elite modern athlete. At 175 cm and with a slight paunch around his midriff, he has the physique of a regular civilian, someone who jogs the occasional 5 km, helps himself to seconds of his wife’s Sunday roast, is partial to the occasional pint of beer with his mates, plays a bit of cricket.

Former Australia captain George Bailey set to be part of national selection panel alongside Justin Langer, Trevor Hohns
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Former Australia captain George Bailey set to be part of national selection panel alongside Justin Langer, Trevor Hohns

Although it is believed that CA is showing a keen interest in Bailey because of his vast knowledge of the white-ball formats as a player, especially with next year's Twenty20 World Cup at home round the corner, Oliver said the new selector would also be involved in selecting squads for Test matches

Ex-Australia captain Michael Clarke reveals he underwent surgery to have skin cancer removed from his face
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Ex-Australia captain Michael Clarke reveals he underwent surgery to have skin cancer removed from his face

Former Australian captain Michael Clarke has revealed that he recently had a cancer removed from his face — third such operation since his battle started with the disease in 2006.

Ashes 2019: How Justin Langer's meticulous planning and horses for courses approach helped Australia topple England at Edgbaston fortress
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Ashes 2019: How Justin Langer's meticulous planning and horses for courses approach helped Australia topple England at Edgbaston fortress

Langer has instilled all the qualities from his playing days into the setup. Even the great Steve Waugh was roped into the camp. Before the first ball had been bowled, Australia had ticked all the boxes and it was now about execution.

Ashes 2019: Australian seamer James Pattinson dares to dream of Test comeback after career-saving back surgery
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Ashes 2019: Australian seamer James Pattinson dares to dream of Test comeback after career-saving back surgery

Australia's James Pattinson has spent a productive three months with English county side Nottinghamshire and could be named in the Ashes squad on Friday

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Sachin Tendulkar or Michael Clarke or British royalty likely to present trophy
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Sachin Tendulkar or Michael Clarke or British royalty likely to present trophy

Stepping away from convention where ICC chiefs hand the winning captain the World Cup trophy, it could be presented by Sachin Tendulkar or Michael Clarke or British royalty at Lord's.