After taking 259 wickets in 71 Tests to become Australia's sixth-highest wicket-taker, Jason Gillespie has remained involved in cricket, and is the current coach of Yorkshire County Cricket Club.
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Ruthless simplicity is how I would describe Australia’s cricket so far in this Ashes series. The game plans are quite simple and the implementation of them has been nothing short of clinical. It is reminding everyone of how Australia used to play: aggressive, disciplined fast bowling, fast scoring batting, with intent that puts pressure on […]
What a ruthless display by Australia. A 381 run victory inside four days has shellshocked England. This has hurt the Poms. Some big questions hang like a storm cloud over the England camp. Lets have a quick reflection on a couple of these. What to do about Jonathan Trott? There is little doubt Trott is […]
The excitement has been building. The fans can’t wait for day one at the Gabba. The usual lead up stories in the media are reminding us all that the oldest and most respected rivalry is upon us. Players hold press conferences where clichés are handed out like sweets on Halloween and a lead in to […]
The news that Sachin Tendulkar will retire after his 200th Test has been rightly met around the cricket world with widespread tribute. It has also only recently been announced that his 200th match will be played at his home ground, the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai so there will be an opportunity for the Mumbai to […]
To answer this question, the first thing you need to ask is: “what have Australia learnt from the Ashes series just gone in England?” What they’ve learnt is that Chris Rogers is clearly the best opening batsman in Australia. His selection was met with a mixed reaction in cricket circles, yet the decision to play […]
Despite England retaining the Ashes this week, the series is far from dead from an Australian point of view. There are players in the side who have more than pride to play for and will be looking to establish themselves so they play a prominent part in the Ashes back home from late November. For […]