Giles open to mixing Tests with ODIs
English cricket boss Ashley Giles is open to fielding different Test and ODI teams on consecutive days as part of a tighter home season due to the coronavirus.
Pat Cummins felt weird and relaxed playing an ODI without a single fan at the SCG but knows that could be the norm whenever international cricket resumes.
The two-Test series between Australia and Bangladesh will not take place in June, having been postponed because of the current coronavirus crisis.
Marnus Labuschagne, Pat Cummins and Ellyse Perry have been named three of Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the Year, a prestigious title dating back to 1889.
Allrounder Michael Neser admits he will wonder what might have been this 2019-20 summer despite sweeping the Queensland Cricket awards.
Surrey have cancelled a deal that was due to bring Australia international Michael Neser to the Oval for the first few months of the English season.
The 2020 Indian Premier League remains in doubt because of the global health crisis, while plans for 2021’s lucrative ‘mega auction’ may also be affected.
Jos Buttler said it was reasonable to think that England could field different sides playing different formats on the same day if the season is reduced.
Steve O’Keefe has called for more opportunities for spinners at Sheffield Shield level as he looks forward to cricketing life away from the NSW Blues.
Nick Hockley, head of the Twenty20 World Cup organising committee, says the event will capture Australians’ attention even if it overlaps with the AFL and NRL.
Former Test spinner Stephen O’Keefe has retired from first-class cricket after being overlooked for a NSW contract for next season.
Australia coach Justin Langer would support international cricket being played behind closed doors once the game resumes after coronavirus pandemic.
There have been no end-of-season functions for state cricketers around Australia for obvious reasons, but Shaun Marsh and others have been awarded major gongs.
Pat Cummins says “in a perfect world” leading Australia in Test cricket would not be the first taste of captaincy for the likes of he and Marnus Labuschagne.
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