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birminghammail
Ten more celebs join all-star cast of The Brummies 2016after the successful Ashes campaign of 2005, and last year became only the seco
Ten more celebs join all-star cast of The Brummies 2016
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
after the successful Ashes campaign of 2005, and last year became only the second player since Ian Botham to have won five Ashes series. HALL Green funnyman Joe Lycett is no stranger to TV screens. He’s appeared regularly on 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Starc's 100, and Alzarri's spectaclesThere were 1723 runs scored (for the loss of 31 wickets) in the Test you are ta
Starc's 100, and Alzarri's spectacles
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 3 days ago
There were 1723 runs scored (for the loss of 31 wickets) in the Test you are talking about - the fourth one of the 1948 Ashes series at Headingley, won by Don Bradman's Invincibles, who famously scored 404 for 3 on the final day. That was a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hurricanes believe Broad makes them contenders to win Big Bash titlewas on top of our list' Broad has long been a target of Australian fans after
Hurricanes believe Broad makes them contenders to win Big Bash title
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
was on top of our list' Broad has long been a target of Australian fans after he famously refused to walk during the 2013 Ashes series. Some of his best performances have come at the expense of Australia, particularly his 8-15 at Trent Bridge... Read more
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SportsFan
Marsh throws a spanner in the worksto miss out this summer. These selectors are the worstFor some reason the sele
Marsh throws a spanner in the works
SportsFan / Posted 9 days ago
to miss out this summer. These selectors are the worstFor some reason the selectors only ever seem to be reviewed after an Ashes series, but their decisions for this series were the pits and the worst of any selection panel in history. Josh... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Clueless Australia need a cultural shiftappear to be under threat based on results in Asian Tests. After all, Lehmann h
Clueless Australia need a cultural shift
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 9 days ago
appear to be under threat based on results in Asian Tests. After all, Lehmann has just been reappointed until the 2019 Ashes series. While Smith was able to notch a first Asian Test hundred in the first innings of this match, his deputy David... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
A phoney Olympic medallist, and Shafiq's pair and a tonthose have been in the last 100 years; 23 of them came before World War I. The
A phoney Olympic medallist, and Shafiq's pair and a ton
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 10 days ago
those have been in the last 100 years; 23 of them came before World War I. The previous instance was at the end of the 1997 Ashes series, in the sixth Test at The Oval, a low-scoring match ultimately won by England by just 19 runs: Australia's... Read more
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The Hindu
Fowler’s autobiography helps one understand the demons in a cricketer’s headwant to become one of those statistics (of cricketers committing suicide).” Wh
Fowler’s autobiography helps one understand the demons in a cricketer’s head
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
want to become one of those statistics (of cricketers committing suicide).” When Jonathan Trott returned early from an Ashes series, there was sympathy rather than judgement. Andrew Flintoff has spoken about his “crippling psychological... Read more
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Super Sport
Ireland suffer Rankin blowhas taken 308 wickets in 92 first-class matches and played in the final test fo
Ireland suffer Rankin blow
Super Sport / Posted 10 days ago
has taken 308 wickets in 92 first-class matches and played in the final test for England against Australia in the 2013-14 Ashes series in Sydney before reverting back to representing Ireland. "It's extremely frustrating to lose Boyd during such a... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Yasir's five-for, Pakistan's Oval connectionconsecutive home series of four or more Tests that England had won, before this
Yasir's five-for, Pakistan's Oval connection
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 12 days ago
consecutive home series of four or more Tests that England had won, before this 2-2 draw against Pakistan. They won three Ashes series (2009, 2013 and 2015), two series against India (2011 and 2014) and one against Pakistan (2010) since the 1-2... Read more
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Canberra Times
Emotions aside, cricket needs greater context, insists CAallowing series between a nation in division one and another in division two to
Emotions aside, cricket needs greater context, insists CA
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
allowing series between a nation in division one and another in division two to go ahead – if required. This means that an Ashes series, regardless of where Australia and England sit, would still feature. CA chief James Sutherland said he... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sutherland to seek answers for tour failuresaid. "We want to have certainty about him being our coach through to 2019, whi
Sutherland to seek answers for tour failure
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
said. "We want to have certainty about him being our coach through to 2019, which is a big year for Australian cricket, an Ashes series and also a World Cup. "He's doing a great job, we wanted to lock that in and make sure we build everything... Read more
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The Age
Emotions aside, cricket needs greater context, insists CAallowing series between a nation in division one and another in division two to
Emotions aside, cricket needs greater context, insists CA
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
allowing series between a nation in division one and another in division two to go ahead – if required. This means that an Ashes series, regardless of where Australia and England sit, would still feature. CA chief James Sutherland said he... Read more
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The Age
Sutherland to seek answers for tour failuresaid. "We want to have certainty about him being our coach through to 2019, whi
Sutherland to seek answers for tour failure
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
said. "We want to have certainty about him being our coach through to 2019, which is a big year for Australian cricket, an Ashes series and also a World Cup. "He's doing a great job, we wanted to lock that in and make sure we build everything... Read more
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Canberra Times
England v Pakistan Test cricket: Moeen Ali leads rescue after top-order collapsethis summer. Man of the moment: England's Moeen Ali scored his third Test hund
England v Pakistan Test cricket: Moeen Ali leads rescue after top-order collapse
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
this summer. Man of the moment: England's Moeen Ali scored his third Test hundred. Photo: AP Especially with the next Ashes series in mind – by which all players, and selectors, are judged – Ballance's dismissal was the most disturbing. After... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Let's leave five-dayers alone, shall we?respectively, as "grim" and "drab". In 1965, editor Norman Preston fulminated a
Let's leave five-dayers alone, shall we?
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 16 days ago
respectively, as "grim" and "drab". In 1965, editor Norman Preston fulminated against 1964's "commonplace [and] flat" home Ashes series, one that placed far too much emphasis "on the determination not to lose". True, noted Preston, the buoyant West... Read more
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Sporting Life
Bowlers to dominate at The Ovalyou have to go back to the 2009 Ashes for another meaningful final Test, and ag
Bowlers to dominate at The Oval
Sporting Life / Posted 17 days ago
you have to go back to the 2009 Ashes for another meaningful final Test, and again England won it handsomely to take a 2-1 Ashes series win.Given the manner of England's victory at Edgbaston, it's tempting to believe they've broken the back of... Read more
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WA Today
Australia 'hurt' if No.1 Test ranking is lostI wouldn't say we are anywhere near our potential. I thought that might come in
Australia 'hurt' if No.1 Test ranking is lost
WA Today / Posted 18 days ago
I wouldn't say we are anywhere near our potential. I thought that might come in a couple of years' time. If it happens, that's probably because of other results." That potential could reach its peak in time for the 2017-18 Ashes series in Austra... Read more
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Daily News
Australia name Travis Head for Sri Lanka ODI seriesframe for next year’s four-Test tour of India. The series looms as Australia’s
Australia name Travis Head for Sri Lanka ODI series
Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
frame for next year’s four-Test tour of India. The series looms as Australia’s most important assignment ahead of the home Ashes series in the summer of 2017-18, with the national hierarchy desperately searching for answers to the team’s Asian... Read more
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Daily News
Travis Head added to Australia ODI squadon the island nation. But as the series in Sri Lanka looms as Australia’s most
Travis Head added to Australia ODI squad
Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
on the island nation. But as the series in Sri Lanka looms as Australia’s most important assignment ahead of the home Ashes series in the summer of 2017-18, Australia desperately searches for answers to the team’s Asian affliction, after the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australia 'hurt' if No.1 Test ranking is lostI wouldn't say we are anywhere near our potential. I thought that might come in
Australia 'hurt' if No.1 Test ranking is lost
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
I wouldn't say we are anywhere near our potential. I thought that might come in a couple of years' time. If it happens, that's probably because of other results." That potential could reach its peak in time for the 2017-18 Ashes series in Austra... Read more
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walesonline
What is the Ayatollah and why do Cardiff City fans do it?and England cricketer Simon Jones also used the celebration after taking the wi
What is the Ayatollah and why do Cardiff City fans do it?
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
and England cricketer Simon Jones also used the celebration after taking the wicket of Simon Katich during the 2005 Ashes series while Mark Webster, winner of the 2008 BDO World Darts Championship, also performed the Ayatollah after winning... Read more
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The Age
Australia 'hurt' if No.1 Test ranking is lostI wouldn't say we are anywhere near our potential. I thought that might come in
Australia 'hurt' if No.1 Test ranking is lost
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
I wouldn't say we are anywhere near our potential. I thought that might come in a couple of years' time. If it happens, that's probably because of other results." That potential could reach its peak in time for the 2017-18 Ashes series in Austra... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia 'hurt' if No.1 Test ranking is lostI wouldn't say we are anywhere near our potential. I thought that might come in
Australia 'hurt' if No.1 Test ranking is lost
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
I wouldn't say we are anywhere near our potential. I thought that might come in a couple of years' time. If it happens, that's probably because of other results." That potential could reach its peak in time for the 2017-18 Ashes series in Austra... Read more
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Super Sport
Away success key for Arthurthe hosts 17 runs in front at stumps. For Pakistan coach Arthur, dramatically
Away success key for Arthur
Super Sport / Posted 21 days ago
the hosts 17 runs in front at stumps. For Pakistan coach Arthur, dramatically sacked by Australia on the eve of the 2013 Ashes series in England, events in Galle had not gone unnoticed. "Misbah (Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq) and I did chat... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Second Test in Galle highlights Australia’s weakness against spinlatest example of its batting woes on the subcontinent. Australia has had its
Second Test in Galle highlights Australia’s weakness against spin
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
latest example of its batting woes on the subcontinent. Australia has had its struggles in England, having not won an away Ashes series since 2001, but at least it has been competitive there, winning at least one match in every English Ashes series... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Steve Smith’s side crumbles in second Test in Gallenext year by defeat in India would tarnish some of his achievements, which incl
Steve Smith’s side crumbles in second Test in Galle
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
next year by defeat in India would tarnish some of his achievements, which include winning the World Cup and a home Ashes series. Series victories this summer against South Africa and Pakistan would restore confidence amongst Smith’s men,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Smith forced to eat strong wordsnext year by defeat in India would tarnish some of his achievements, which incl
Smith forced to eat strong words
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
next year by defeat in India would tarnish some of his achievements, which include winning the World Cup and a home Ashes series. Series victories this summer against South Africa and Pakistan would restore confidence amongst Smith’s men,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Weak display undermines Australia’s strong wordsnext year by defeat in India would tarnish some of his achievements, which incl
Weak display undermines Australia’s strong words
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
next year by defeat in India would tarnish some of his achievements, which include winning the World Cup and a home Ashes series. Series victories this summer against South Africa and Pakistan would restore confidence amongst Smith’s men,... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Maturing Starc happy with continuity and consistencywas really good for me to get some really good time in the gym and build up tha
Maturing Starc happy with continuity and consistency
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 22 days ago
was really good for me to get some really good time in the gym and build up that strength that I lost probably through the Ashes series and the one-day series there," he said. "I've been really happy with where my body's at physically leading into... Read more
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SportsFan
Lehmann has respect: Robertsonto Sri Lanka in the first Test, Lehmann and Cricket Australia confirmed he rene
Lehmann has respect: Robertson
SportsFan / Posted 24 days ago
to Sri Lanka in the first Test, Lehmann and Cricket Australia confirmed he renewed his deal until the end of the 2019 Ashes series in England. With plenty of tours to come before Lehmann hands over to the next leader, former Test spinner... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Ponting's lengthy Asian lessonin domestic cricket here. Even our current blokes, if you look at the struggles
Ponting's lengthy Asian lesson
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 25 days ago
in domestic cricket here. Even our current blokes, if you look at the struggles they had against [Graeme] Swann in the last Ashes series, it was because you're just not brought up seeing and playing quality spin, and more importantly playing it in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Johnson joins Scorchers for BBL 2016/17the most popular bowlers of the modern era in Australia, having claimed 313 Tes
Johnson joins Scorchers for BBL 2016/17
Canberra Times / Posted 25 days ago
the most popular bowlers of the modern era in Australia, having claimed 313 Test scalps, including 37 in the 2013-14 home Ashes series against England. The tournament will also offer the 34-year-old a chance to work as a mentor for the side's... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Mitchell Johnson makes T20 comeback for Perththe most popular bowlers of the modern era in Australia, having claimed 313 Tes
Mitchell Johnson makes T20 comeback for Perth
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
the most popular bowlers of the modern era in Australia, having claimed 313 Test scalps, including 37 in the 2013-14 home Ashes series against England. The tournament will also offer the 34-year-old a chance to work as a mentor for the side's... Read more
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SportsFan
Johnson joins Scorchers for BBLthe most popular bowlers of the modern era in Australia, having claimed 313 Tes
Johnson joins Scorchers for BBL
SportsFan / Posted 25 days ago
the most popular bowlers of the modern era in Australia, having claimed 313 Test scalps, including 37 in the 2013-14 home Ashes series against England. The tournament will also offer the 34-year-old a chance to work as a mentor for the side's... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Ashes win No.1 focus for re-signed Lehmanna breakthrough Ashes-series win in England is his main focus. And next year’s
Ashes win No.1 focus for re-signed Lehmann
The Courier Mail / Posted 25 days ago
a breakthrough Ashes-series win in England is his main focus. And next year’s Test tour of India. And the 2017/18 home Ashes series. The 46-year-old former Test batsman admits No.1-ranked Australia has a huge amount of work to do to improve... Read more
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Super Sport
Australia extend Lehmann's contracton Monday it has extended the contract of head coach Darren Lehmann until Octob
Australia extend Lehmann's contract
Super Sport / Posted 25 days ago
on Monday it has extended the contract of head coach Darren Lehmann until October 2019 to keep him in place during the next Ashes series and World Cup. Lehmann’s contract was due to expire in June next year. CA said it has been extended to cover... Read more
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Super Sport
Lehmann's contract extended as Australia coachon Monday it has extended the contract of head coach Darren Lehmann until Octob
Lehmann's contract extended as Australia coach
Super Sport / Posted 25 days ago
on Monday it has extended the contract of head coach Darren Lehmann until October 2019 to keep him in place during the next Ashes series and world cup. Lehmann’s contract was due to expire in June next year. CA said it has been extended to cover... Read more
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dna
Re-signed Aussie coach, Darren Lehmann's next target will give a headache to Virat Kohli and co.Tests against subcontinental teams when they were beaten by a spirited Sri Lank
Re-signed Aussie coach, Darren Lehmann's next target will give a headache to Virat Kohli and co.
dna / Posted 25 days ago
Tests against subcontinental teams when they were beaten by a spirited Sri Lankan side in the opening of the three-match series by 106 runs in Kandy last week. Lehmann, who was appointed to the role in 2013, pointed out that Ashes-series win in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Lehmann's contract extended as Australia coachMonday it has extended the contract of head coach Darren Lehmann until October
Lehmann's contract extended as Australia coach
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 25 days ago
Monday it has extended the contract of head coach Darren Lehmann until October 2019 to keep him in place during the next Ashes series and world cup. Australian cricket coach Darren Lehmann was appointed in 2013 Lehmann’s contract was due to... Read more
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New Kerala
CA extend coach Lehmann's contract till 2019 WC - newkerala.com #98686certainty and stability for the playing group with both the coach and assistant
CA extend coach Lehmann's contract till 2019 WC - newkerala.com #98686
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
certainty and stability for the playing group with both the coach and assistant coach contracted as we build towards the Ashes series and the 2019 World Cup," Howard said in a statement. "(Darren) Lehmann has had great success in the role and he... Read more
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sportsmole
Australia coach Lehmann extends dealbecome the world's top-ranked team in Test and ODI formats and has overseen a 5
Australia coach Lehmann extends deal
sportsmole / Posted 25 days ago
become the world's top-ranked team in Test and ODI formats and has overseen a 5-0 thrashing of England in the 2013-14 Ashes series and a World Cup win. "The board have actually seen that we are doing okay as such, barring the result in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lehmann extends contract as Australia coach to 2019REUTERS: Darren Lehmann has extended his contact as Australia's head coach unti
Lehmann extends contract as Australia coach to 2019
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
REUTERS: Darren Lehmann has extended his contact as Australia's head coach until 2019 to cover the World Cup and the Ashes series in England that year, the country's cricket board (CA) said on Monday. The 46-year-old former left-handed batsman took... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Australia v Sri Lanka: Coach Darren Lehmann handed contract extensionkeep getting the results that makes it a lot easier." Since Lehmann, 46, repla
Australia v Sri Lanka: Coach Darren Lehmann handed contract extension
Brisbane Times / Posted 25 days ago
keep getting the results that makes it a lot easier." Since Lehmann, 46, replaced Mickey Arthur on the eve of the 2013 Ashes series, he has guided the Test and one-day international sides to the No.1 ranking, claimed a 5-0 home Ashes series... Read more
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SportsFan
Lehmann re-signs as Aust cricket coachcertainty and stability for the playing group with both the coach and assistant
Lehmann re-signs as Aust cricket coach
SportsFan / Posted 25 days ago
certainty and stability for the playing group with both the coach and assistant coach contracted as we build towards the Ashes series and the 2019 World Cup," Cricket Australia general manager Pat Howard said. Lehmann handed the coaching reins... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Lehmann's tenure extended until 2019- ESPN Australia's coach Darren Lehmann will mentor the national team until
Lehmann's tenure extended until 2019
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 25 days ago
- ESPN Australia's coach Darren Lehmann will mentor the national team until the 2019 Ashes series in England before making his exit, with succession planning to be a key part of his role over the next three... Read more
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The Age
Australia v Sri Lanka: Coach Darren Lehmann handed contract extensionkeep getting the results that makes it a lot easier." Since Lehmann, 46, repla
Australia v Sri Lanka: Coach Darren Lehmann handed contract extension
The Age / Posted 25 days ago
keep getting the results that makes it a lot easier." Since Lehmann, 46, replaced Mickey Arthur on the eve of the 2013 Ashes series, he has guided the Test and one-day international sides to the No.1 ranking, claimed a 5-0 home Ashes series... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Darren Lehmann re-signs as Australia coach, biggest focus is Ashes win in Englanda breakthrough Ashes-series win in England is his main focus. And next year’s
Darren Lehmann re-signs as Australia coach, biggest focus is Ashes win in England
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 25 days ago
a breakthrough Ashes-series win in England is his main focus. And next year’s Test tour of India. And the 2017/18 home Ashes series. The 46-year-old former Test batsman admits No.1-ranked Australia has a huge amount of work to do to improve... Read more
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Herald Sun
Ashes win No.1 focus for re-signed Lehmanna breakthrough Ashes-series win in England is his main focus. And next year’s
Ashes win No.1 focus for re-signed Lehmann
Herald Sun / Posted 25 days ago
a breakthrough Ashes-series win in England is his main focus. And next year’s Test tour of India. And the 2017/18 home Ashes series. The 46-year-old former Test batsman admits No.1-ranked Australia has a huge amount of work to do to improve... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Lehmann's tenure extended until 2019Darren Lehmann was appointed on the eve of the 2013 Ashes series and will stay
Lehmann's tenure extended until 2019
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 25 days ago
Darren Lehmann was appointed on the eve of the 2013 Ashes series and will stay on until the 2019 Ashes in England Australia's coach Darren Lehmann will mentor the national team until the 2019 Ashes series in England before making his exit, with... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia v Sri Lanka: Coach Darren Lehmann handed contract extensionkeep getting the results that makes it a lot easier." Since Lehmann, 46, repla
Australia v Sri Lanka: Coach Darren Lehmann handed contract extension
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 25 days ago
keep getting the results that makes it a lot easier." Since Lehmann, 46, replaced Mickey Arthur on the eve of the 2013 Ashes series, he has guided the Test and one-day international sides to the No.1 ranking, claimed a 5-0 home Ashes series... Read more
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