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India vs Australia: Tim Paine says series loss to India in 2018-19 still 'annoys' him
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India vs Australia: Tim Paine says series loss to India in 2018-19 still 'annoys' him

India had stunned Australia 2-1 to win their maiden Test series Down Under in 2018-19, which was Paine's first assignment as skipper on home soil.

India vs Australia: Will Pucovski says he has 'earned the right' to be named in the Test squad
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India vs Australia: Will Pucovski says he has 'earned the right' to be named in the Test squad

The 22-year-old was was first named in the Test squad for the 2019 Sri Lanka series but stepped away from the game, citing mental health concerns.

India vs Australia: Will Pucovski faces longer wait for debut as Tim Paine backs Joe Burns to open in Test series
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India vs Australia: Will Pucovski faces longer wait for debut as Tim Paine backs Joe Burns to open in Test series

Many former players, including ex-captain Mark Taylor, Ian Chappell, Michael Clarke and Kim Hughes have called for Pucovski to debut at Adelaide Oval

India vs Australia: COVID-19 outbreak forces Tim Paine and others into self-isolation; CA says Adelaide Test on
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India vs Australia: COVID-19 outbreak forces Tim Paine and others into self-isolation; CA says Adelaide Test on

A fresh coronavirus outbreak in Adelaide on Monday forced Australian players, including captain Tim Paine, into self-isolation but the country's cricket board asserted that the first Test against India from 17 December will go ahead as scheduled.

India vs Australia: Australia Test skipper Tim Paine says they have 'polarising' opinions on Virat Kohli
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India vs Australia: Australia Test skipper Tim Paine says they have 'polarising' opinions on Virat Kohli

Last year, India had stunned Australia 2-1 to win their maiden Test series Down Under and Paine feels the rivalry between the two sides intensifies with every passing series.

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.

England vs Australia: Steve Smith surprised to not see Joe Root in hosts' T20I squad
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England vs Australia: Steve Smith surprised to not see Joe Root in hosts' T20I squad

Test captain Root has been left out of the squad for a three-match contest starting at Southampton on Friday even though the likes of Jason Roy and Ben Stokes are unavailable.

Faiz Fazal says 'disappointed that I could not continue my place in Indian team'
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Faiz Fazal says 'disappointed that I could not continue my place in Indian team'

Faiz Fazal also shared his experience of being a captain and how difficult it is to be a captain.

Tim Paine talks on mental struggles after career-threatening injury, says he 'hated cricket, cried on couch'
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Tim Paine talks on mental struggles after career-threatening injury, says he 'hated cricket, cried on couch'

Tim Paine said a critical point for him was when he approached a sports psychologist at Cricket Tasmania.

Australia to revert to Kookaburra from Dukes to assist spinners from 2020/21 Sheffield Shield season
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Australia to revert to Kookaburra from Dukes to assist spinners from 2020/21 Sheffield Shield season

The Dukes were introduced to the Sheffield Shield in 2016/17 to help prepare Australia’s batsmen for the ball used on English pitches in the leadup to the 2019 Ashes.

Australia Test captain Tim Paine fears Boxing Day Test against India could be moved out of MCG
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Australia Test captain Tim Paine fears Boxing Day Test against India could be moved out of MCG

Australia Test captain Tim Paine fears the Boxing Day Test against India could be moved out of the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground in the wake of rising cases of coronavirus in Victoria.

Tim Paine disappointed with job losses but sees opportunity in COVID-19 cutbacks by Cricket Australia
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Tim Paine disappointed with job losses but sees opportunity in COVID-19 cutbacks by Cricket Australia

Australia captain Tim Paine has been disappointed to see support staff lose their jobs as part of cost-cutting measures during the coronavirus crisis but says there is opportunity in the challenges brought on by the pandemic.

Fluid dynamics of rankings dance suggest No 1 need not always mean world's best
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Fluid dynamics of rankings dance suggest No 1 need not always mean world's best

Exactly a week back, India lost their top-dog status in the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Test rankings. But is No 1 spot the best indicator of a team's dominance?

CA include Marnus Labuschagne in contracted players list of 2020-21 after breakout year; Usman Khawaja dropped
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CA include Marnus Labuschagne in contracted players list of 2020-21 after breakout year; Usman Khawaja dropped

The value of each contract is still uncertain because of the coronavirus pandemic which has forced Cricket Australia to furlough the bulk of its staff.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Australia players won't be greedy if asked to take pay cut, says Tim Paine
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Australia players won't be greedy if asked to take pay cut, says Tim Paine

Australian cricketers are not going to be "greedy" if they are asked for a pay cut as it is important that the game thrives well into the future in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, said Test captain Tim Paine.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Cricket Australia stares at financial crisis due to COVID-19 pandemic, say reports
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Cricket Australia stares at financial crisis due to COVID-19 pandemic, say reports

Cricket Australia chief executive Kevin Roberts has told staff that the governing body faces a financial crisis and would not have been able to pay its bills at the end of August without layoffs, local media reported.

'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

Nathan Lyon hails 'absolutely incredible' Tim Paine, backs him to continue as Australia skipper
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Nathan Lyon hails 'absolutely incredible' Tim Paine, backs him to continue as Australia skipper

Paine was handed the job in 2018 after then-captain Steve Smith was banned for 12 months for his part in a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.

Justin Langer feels home series loss against India defining moment of his coaching career
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Justin Langer feels home series loss against India defining moment of his coaching career

Langer was appointed as the Australian coach in May 2018, following the infamous ball tampering scandal that saw skipper Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner slapped with year long bans.

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