Posts Tagged "Cameron Bancroft"

Australia’s latest Test cricketer, Cameron Bancroft, is one of the most well-rounded batsmen in the country, raised on bouncy WACA decks, experienced on seaming English pitches, and with success against spin in Asia.

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Australia was in a rare state of satisfaction after the euphoria of Wednesday’s historic events, then our selectors leaked a Test squad.

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Tim Paine will be Australia’s wicketkeeper for the first two Ashes Tests this summer after the Tasmanian was named in a 13-man squad on Friday morning.

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Rhythm, tempo and expression. Characteristics that are as essential to the success of a batsman as they are to a harmonic melody.

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Cameron Bancroft must be selected for the first Test of the Ashes. His form simply demands it, and it would open up the way for David Warner to bat at first drop.

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There’s no argument Cameron Bancroft deserves to make his Test debut against England at the Gabba next week. The question is where?

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I was critical of the selectors during their kneejerk reactions to Australia’s disaster of a series against South Africa last summer and more recently in Asia. Dropping Peter Nevill in the South African series was their biggest mistake.

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Cricket selection is not a difficult business.

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When the Australian national selection panel discuss the team for the first Ashes Test this afternoon in Brisbane, they have one large problem to overcome.

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Cameron Bancroft has made his case for an Ashes call-up almost irresistible after producing an unbeaten double century in Western Australia’s Sheffield Shield clash with South Australia at the WACA Ground.

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Adam Gilchrist changed the way we look at wicketkeepers in Australia and it has little to do with what he did with the gloves.

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Western Australian opening batsman and wicketkeeper Cameron Bancroft must play in the first Test for Australia, but with plenty of players in a form rut just over a week before the first Test, the question of who he should replace remains in the balance.

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Cameron Bancroft continued his late charge for an Ashes berth with an unbeaten 161 for Western Australia in their Sheffield Shield match against South Australia.

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By far the most impressive performance by a player so far this Shield season has been the work of Western Australia’s Cameron Bancroft and on November 23, he deserves to be handed his first baggy green.

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The second round of the Sheffield Shield concluded on Monday and some new names have been thrown into Australia’s Ashes selection mix.

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Cameron Bancroft and Jake Lehmann have emerged as dark horses for the Ashes, thanks to brilliant performances in the second round of the Sheffield Shield.

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Western Australia opener Cameron Bancroft has set a Sheffield Shield batting record for a wicketkeeper in an innings that should jog national selectors’ memories of his abilities.

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Since their golden era ended in 2008, Australia have given Test debuts to 14 batsmen.

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Australia changed tack yesterday, fielding six specialist batsmen for only the second time in their past 27 Tests.

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While Australia’s Test team floundered in Sri Lanka, several emerging players pushed their cases for selection as Australia A comfortably beat South Africa A 2-0 in their red-ball series.

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