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Two years after being unceremoniously dumped as Australian coach, Mickey Arthur has been in the sports headlines again.
After years of success under coaches Greg Shipperd and Simon Helmot, a run of disappointing results could see a clean-out in playing and coaching ranks of the Victorian Bushrangers this off-season.
With Brad Haddin in the twilight of his cricketing career, the National Selection Panel will soon be required to select his replacement. Fortunately for Rod Marsh and his fellow selectors, the dominant batting form displayed recently by state keepers presents them with plenty of options.
With the coloured clothes and various BBL explosives filed away for another winter, our state players are set to their resume Shield rivalries this week.
After a dominant display on Australian shores last season, Mitchell Johnson had the cricketing world at his feet. Endless awards, a big rise in the Cricket Australia pay stakes, and a run of KFC ads were his for the taking.
After another dominant season in the fourth iteration of the Big Bash League, the Perth Scorchers appear primed to become the first side to win back-to-back finals.