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Clarke admits role in Ponting’s axing


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, Feb 23 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke Thursday admitted to his role in axing of Ricky Ponting from the one-day team.Clarke is a member of John Inverarity headed National ... Read more...

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Ponting, Clarke double centuries put Australia in command (Roundup)


January 25th, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 25 (IANS) India made a poor start losing two early wickets after double centuries from Ricky Ponting and skipper Michael Clarke put Australia in command on the ... Read more...

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India pick four as Australia amass 563/7 (Second Lead)


January 25th, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 25 (IANS) India picked up four wickets in the afternoon session of the fourth Test as Australia extended their first innings score to a mammoth 563 for ... Read more...

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After Ponting-Clarke century stand, Johnson-Cummins bowl Australia to victory


October 20th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Oct 20 (IANS) New fast bowling sensation Pat Cummins spearheaded Australia's big win over South Africa in their first one-day cricket international, taking three important wickets in a rain-affected ... Read more...

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Clarke wants to give his views on review of Oz cricket


April 16th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 16 (ANI): New captain Michael Clarke wants to give his views on the review of Australian cricket, following the team's disastrous Ashes campaign.Clarke returned to Sydney on Friday evening ... Read more...

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CA divided over Ponting as captain after World Cup


March 22nd, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 22 (IANS) Ricky Ponting's nine-year tenure as Australia's captain might end after the World Cup as Cricket Australia (CA) is divided over retaining him as skipper for next ... Read more...

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Clarke would be completely different as Oz captain to Ponting, says NSW coach


January 2nd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 2(ANI): New South Wales coach Matthew Mott, a temporary member of the Australian coaching staff during the 2010 Twenty20 World Cup, reckons that stand-in captain Michael Clarke would be "completely ... Read more...

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Watson possible captaincy challenger to Clarke, says ex-Queensland coach


December 13th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Dec 13(ANI): Australian all-rounder Shane Watson's former coach at The Queensland Bulls, Trevor Barsby, believes Watson is a potential challenger to Michael Clarke's hopes of securing Australian Test captaincy from Ricky ... Read more...

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Rejuvenated Ponting set to enjoy most fruitful 12 months of his career: Clarke


September 29th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 29 (ANI): Disputing former captain Mark Taylor's view that Ricky Ponting's career was on the downslide, vice-captain Michael Clarke has said that the Australian captain is about to enjoy the ... Read more...

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Old Oz guard comes out in support of Captain Clarke


February 9th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb.9 (ANI): Former Australian stars have heaped praise on Michael Clarke's outstanding captaincy during last Friday's stirring Twenty20 victory.Former captain Mark Taylor told The daily Telegraph: "I think people sometimes see ... Read more...

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Ponting, Clarke pummel Pakistan into submission in Hobart Test


January 14th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Hobart (Tasmania, Australia), Jan.14 (ANI): Australia ended day one of the third and final Test against Pakistan at the Bellrive Oval here on a strong 302 for the loss of three wickets, ... Read more...

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Former Australian cricket stars question Clarke’s capacity to captain


November 22nd, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov.22 (ANI): Former star players have questioned Michael Clarke's capacity to ascend to the Test captaincy and believe Ricky Ponting must lead Australia to England for Ashes revenge in 2013.Former ... Read more...

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England all-rounder Wright injured by bowling machine


September 15th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep. 15 (ANI): England all-rounder Luke Wright was left bloodied by a bowling machine on Monday.An attempt to replicate Brett Lee's 90mph yorkers in the nets at the National Cricket Performance ... Read more...

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Clarke rules out coup on Punter


August 28th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh (Scotland), Aug.28 (ANI): Australia's Test captain-in-waiting Michael Clarke has no plans to mount a coup against incumbent Ricky Ponting.Clarke has dismissed the notion of captaining Ricky Ponting in the Australian Test ... Read more...

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Oz cricketers face burnout and Ashes defence compromise: Buchanan


May 7th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (South Africa), May 7 (ANI): Australia's most successful cricket coach, John Buchanan, says the selectors have risked compromising the Ashes defence by stacking the squad for next month's Twenty20 World ... Read more...

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Clarke says his boys are ready to combat Oz cricket mire


February 6th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb.6 (ANI): Australian vice-captain Michael Clarke says he and his young team will relish the challenge of fighting their way out of the mire that they are in now. After the ... Read more...

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Ponting, Clarke named Allan Border medallists


February 4th, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 4 (IANS) Australian captain Ricky Ponting and vice captain Michael Clarke were joint winners of the Allan Border medal for 2008-09.Clarke was also judge the Test Player of the Year ... Read more...

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Ponting, Clarke anointed joint winners of 2008-09 Allan Border Medal


February 4th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb.4 (ANI): Australian captain Ricky Ponting and his deputy Michael Clarke, were last night anointed joint winners of the Allan Border Medal in the first tie of the award''s 10-year ... Read more...

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Ponting, Clarke shine on the fourth day of Adelaide Test


January 27th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by admin
Adelaide, Jan 27 (ANI): Centuries from Australian captain Ricky Ponting and vice captain Michael Clarke ensured that the fourth Test match against India would probably end in a draw, but Adam Gilchrist ... Read more...

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