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AUS Vs ENG, Ashes: COVID-19 Scare Forces England To Cancel Training Ahead Of Sydney Test

Jan 02, 2022 PTI

Ahead of the fourth Ashes Test in Sydney, England's preparations took a blow after one of their net bowlers tested positive for COVD-19. The training session had to be cancelled as the other net bowlers deemed as close contacts.

Ashes: Glenn McGrath, Ex-Australian Pacer, Tests Positive For COVID-19 Before Pink Test In Sydney

Jan 02, 2022 PTI

The Pink Test is played in the memory of Glenn McGrath's late wife Jane, who died of breast cancer. Glenn will have a virtual presence at the SCG on Monday when both England and Australia will be presented with their baggy pink caps.


Cricket Australia Test XI Of 2021: Rohit Sharma, Ravi Ashwin Among Four Indians

Besides Rohit Sharma and Ravichandran Ashwin, the other two Indians in Cricket Australia Test XI of 2021 were Rishabh Pant and Axar Patel. Surprisingly, only one Australian made the cut - Marnus Labuschagne.

AUS Vs ENG: Travis Head Tests Positive For COVID-19, Ruled Out Of 4th Ashes Test

Dec 31, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Usman Khawaja, who is already with the Australian team, is more likely to replace Head in the squad for the Sydney Test. Meanwhile, Mitchell Marsh, Nic Maddinson and Josh Inglis have also been added to the Australian team as "additional cover".


Ashes: Steve Smith Gets Stuck In Elevator, Gives Live Updates Of His Ordeal - WATCH

While trying to open the lift's door with the help of a rod, Marnus Labuschagne even offered some chocolates to Steve Smith as he waited for help from the technicians at the hotel.

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30 December, 2021

AUS Vs ENG: Chris Silverwood To Miss Fourth Ashes Test In Sydney Due To COVID-19 Close Contact

Associated Press (AP)

England head coach Chris Silverwood will have to isolate himself for 10 days in Melbourne. The number of COVID-19 cases in the visiting England camp grew to seven. The 4th Ashes Test starts in Sydney on January 5.


29 December, 2021

AUS Vs ENG: After Ashes 2021-22 Debacle, Ian Bell Wants Restoration Of ECB's Selection Panel

PTI

Former England batter Ian Bell felt that ECB should bring back the post of the chief selector which was made redundant as part of a restructuring process. Bell said the recent England team selection in the ongoing Ashes has been 'very internal'.


29 December, 2021

Australia’s David Warner Hungry To Win 2023 Ashes, Beat India Before Test Cricket Retirement

PTI

Australia opener David Warner has reignited himself leading Australia to their maiden T20 World Cup win this year before playing a big role in their Ashes series win over England. He was also player of the series in the T20 World Cup.


29 December, 2021

Ashes: David Warner’s Advices Hapless England To ‘Prepare On Synthos, Practice Against Bounce’

Associated Press (AP)

Australia have retained the Ashes after winning all three Test matches against England so far in the series. Interestingly, Australia's all three wins have come in a bigger margin. The final two Test matches are in Sydney and Hobart.


28 December, 2021

Ashes 2021-22: Hapless England Equal Bangladesh's Horror Record In MCG Test - Statistical Highlights

Syed Pervez Qaiser

Australia beat England by an innings in the third Test match at MCG to retain the Ashes. It was England’s ninth defeat in 15 Test matches in 2021. Bangladesh also lost the same number of Tests in 2003.


28 December, 2021

Who Is Scott Boland

Koushik Paul

Scott Boland is the second Indigenous male cricketer to play Tests for Australia after fellow pace bowler Jason Gillespie. He took a five-wicket haul against England on his Test debut at the MCG.


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28 December, 2021

Ashes: England Captain Joe Root Aims To Restore Pride After MCG Humiliation

Outlook Web Bureau

England lost their final six wickets for just 37 runs on Day 3 in Melbourne on Tuesday. Australia won the third Test by an innings and 14 runs to win the series 3-0 and retain the Ashes.


28 December, 2021

AUS Vs ENG: After Scott Boland's Magic Show At MCG, Australia Aim To Sweep Ashes 5-0

Associated Press (AP)

Debutant Scott Boland had match figures of seven for 55 in Melbourne. England's sensational Ashes collapse has left Australia to win the remaining Tests in Sydney and Hobart.


27 December, 2021

AUS Vs ENG, MCG Test: Scott Boland's 6 for 7 Blows Away England, Australia Retain The Ashes - Highlights

Koushik Paul

Australian bowlers took just a little more than 15 overs on Tuesday morning to whip England by an innings and 14 runs and take a 3-0 lead in the Ashes series in Melbourne. Get here highlights of AUS vs ENG.


27 December, 2021

AUS Vs ENG, Ashes: MCG Records 2nd Lowest 1st Innings Aggregate In 31 Years – Stats Highlights

Syed Pervez Qaiser

The lowest first innings aggregate at the Melbourne Cricket Ground is 330 between Australia and Pakistan back in 1990. Australia lead the Ashes series 2-0 and a win here will seal the series for them.


27 December, 2021

AUS Vs ENG: James Anderson, Marcus Harris Want Ashes Series To Go On Despite Covid Scare

Associated Press (AP)

Play was delayed for 30 minutes before the start of Day 2 in the third Ashes Test at the MCG on Monday after two England team members and two of their family members were tested positive for Covid-19.


27 December, 2021

AUS Vs ENG, Ashes: Mitchell Starc, Scott Boland Leave England In Big Trouble In MCG Test

Associated Press (AP)

Australia were bowled out for 267 grabbing an 82-run lead on Day 2 of the third Ashes Test match against England. In reply, England are reeling at 31/4 at the end of the day's play, putting the hosts in the driver's seat.


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27 December, 2021

AUS Vs ENG, Ashes: Age Is Just A Number For England Fast Bowler James Anderson – Watch

Outlook Web Bureau

Besides taking four wickets for 33 runs, England fast bowler James Anderson showed great athleticism on the field on Day 2 of the third Ashes Test match at Melbourne Cricket Ground on Monday.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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