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Brad Haddin Calls Faf du Plessis’ Adelaide Test Inning Declaration ‘Clever’ And ‘Extreme’

/ 01 December 2016

In a cricket talk-show ‘Inside Cricket’ on Fox Sports, former flamboyant 39-year-old Australian wicket-keeper batsman Brad Haddin criticized South Africa’s stand-in captain Faf du Plessis for declaring the first innings of the Adelaide Test when


Australian Players Wear Black Armbands In Memory Of Phillip Hughes

/ 27 November 2016

Australian player paying tribute to Phillip Hughes on his second death anniversary.

On 27th November 2014 came up a tragic news of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes passing away, two days later after he was struck on the back of his head by a bouncer in a Sheffield Shield game.


AUS vs SA 2016, 3rd Test: Twitter Reacts As Australia Register Comprehensive Win

/ 27 November 2016

A new-look Australian team made the best possible start as they defeated South Africa by seven wickets in the final Test at Adelaide to salvage some pride after losing the first two matches. With the


South Africa Denied Whitewash As Australia Win Adelaide Test By 7 Wickets

/ 27 November 2016

Australian players celebrate after picking up a wicket in the third innings of the Adelaide Test.

On the fourth day of the Adelaide Test, Australia avoided what has never happened on their soil in past 140 years, a Test series whitewash. The third ever Day & Night Test saw the hosts


AUS vs SA 2016: Usman Khawaja’s Unbeaten Ton Helps Australia Take Lead At Adelaide

/ 25 November 2016

Opener Usman Khawaja smashed his fifth Test hundred to give Australia a lead of 48 in the first innings of Adelaide Test, as the hosts ended Day 2 at 307/6. Resuming their innings at 14/0, Australia lost debutant


RSA vs AUS: Faf Du Plessis’ 118* Lift Proteas After Hazlewood Four-fer on Day One

/ 24 November 2016

Faf du Plessis scored an unbeaten 118 against Australia on the first day of the Adelaide Test.

After making headlines for all odd reasons past week, South Africa’s stand-in skipper Faf Du Plessis silenced his critics with an unbeaten 118 against Australia on the first day of the day & night Test at


AUS vs SA 2016: 5 Talking Points Ahead Of Adelaide Day-Night Test

/ 24 November 2016

Faf du Plessis

Very few would have entertained the prospect of Australia facing a whitewash at home against a South African side without the services of regular skipper AB de Villiers and speedster Dale Steyn. The unthinkable is


AUS vs SA 2016: Steven Smith Backs Faf Du Plessis In Ball Tampering Row

/ 24 November 2016

Australia captain Steven Smith has backed his South Africa counterpart Faf du Plessis, who has been charged with ball tampering, by saying that his team shines the ball in a similar manner that landed the Proteas


Penalised Faf Du Plessis Claims Innocence, Says He Has Done Nothing Wrong

/ 23 November 2016

South Africa’s stand-in Test captain Faf du Plessis has claimed innocence during the press conference ahead of the Adelaide Test after being found guilty in the ball-tampering case, which saw him paying a fine of


Steven Smith-Led Australia Name Three Debutants For Adelaide Test vs South Africa

/ 23 November 2016
Steve Smith

Steve Smith

As many as three players will make their debut when Australia take on South Africa in the third and the final Test to salvage some pride. Australian cricket is in a turmoil after Steven Smith’s