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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Sri Lanka v Australia first Test Steve O’Keefe injurybe working with him to make sure he gets that in.” Holland has battled shoulde
Sri Lanka v Australia first Test Steve O’Keefe injury
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 2 hours ago
be working with him to make sure he gets that in.” Holland has battled shoulder problems and played only two Sheffield Shield games last season, taking 14 wickets at 20.92 including eight wickets in Victoria’s win over South Australia... Read more
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Adelaide Now
O’Keefe injury a major factor in loss: Smithbe working with him to make sure he gets that in.” Holland has battled shoulde
O’Keefe injury a major factor in loss: Smith
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
be working with him to make sure he gets that in.” Holland has battled shoulder problems and played only two Sheffield Shield games last season, taking 14 wickets at 20.92 including eight wickets in Victoria’s win over South Australia... Read more
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The Courier Mail
O’Keefe injury a major factor in loss: Smithbe working with him to make sure he gets that in.” Holland has battled shoulde
O’Keefe injury a major factor in loss: Smith
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
be working with him to make sure he gets that in.” Holland has battled shoulder problems and played only two Sheffield Shield games last season, taking 14 wickets at 20.92 including eight wickets in Victoria’s win over South Australia... Read more
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#SLvAUS: Holland to replace injured Australian spinner O'Keefe for 2nd Testinjury while adding that they had decided to go for a like-for-like replacement
#SLvAUS: Holland to replace injured Australian spinner O'Keefe for 2nd Test
dna / Posted 21 hours ago
injury while adding that they had decided to go for a like-for-like replacement in Jon Holland. "Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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Perth Now
From state back-up to baggy green in six monthsO’Keefe has a first-class average of 23.82 from 61 matches. Holland only has t
From state back-up to baggy green in six months
Perth Now / Posted 23 hours ago
O’Keefe has a first-class average of 23.82 from 61 matches. Holland only has two five-wicket hauls to his name in Sheffield Shield cricket, one of which came during this year’s Sheffield Shield final (more on that later). His career-best... Read more
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Perth Now
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edgebowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-lik
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edge
Perth Now / Posted 23 hours ago
bowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-like replacement. “Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edgebowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-lik
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edge
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
bowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-like replacement. “Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edgebowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-lik
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edge
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
bowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-like replacement. “Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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Herald Sun
From state back-up to baggy green in six monthsO’Keefe has a first-class average of 23.82 from 61 matches. Holland only has t
From state back-up to baggy green in six months
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
O’Keefe has a first-class average of 23.82 from 61 matches. Holland only has two five-wicket hauls to his name in Sheffield Shield cricket, one of which came during this year’s Sheffield Shield final (more on that later). His career-best... Read more
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Herald Sun
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edgebowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-lik
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edge
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
bowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-like replacement. “Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Australia v Sri Lanka 2016: First Test day four, match reportbowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-lik
Australia v Sri Lanka 2016: First Test day four, match report
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted yesterday
bowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-like replacement. “Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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The Courier Mail
From state back-up to baggy green in six monthsO’Keefe has a first-class average of 23.82 from 61 matches. Holland only has t
From state back-up to baggy green in six months
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
O’Keefe has a first-class average of 23.82 from 61 matches. Holland only has two five-wicket hauls to his name in Sheffield Shield cricket, one of which came during this year’s Sheffield Shield final (more on that later). His career-best... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edgebowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-lik
Risky Aussies leave Test poised on knife edge
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
bowling well in the Test. “The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-like replacement. “Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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Canberra Times
Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for Test seriesover on day three of the first Test at the Pallekele Stadium. Holland, 29, fin
Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for Test series
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
over on day three of the first Test at the Pallekele Stadium. Holland, 29, finished the first-class season strongly for Sheffield Shield champions Victoria, and had only recently been drafted into the Australia A squad as a replacement for the... Read more
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New Kerala
Spinner Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for Lanka Test series - newkerala.com #97502The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-like replacement for Steve, in
Spinner Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for Lanka Test series - newkerala.com #97502
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The selectors have decided to go for a like-for-like replacement for Steve, in Jon Holland." "Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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New Kerala
Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for second Test against Lanka - newkerala.com #97402injury while adding that they had decided to go for a like-for-like replacement
Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for second Test against Lanka - newkerala.com #97402
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
injury while adding that they had decided to go for a like-for-like replacement in Jon Holland. "Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Australia v Sri Lanka: Jon Holland replaces injured Steve O’Keefe in Test squadO’Keefe has a first-class average of 23.82 from 61 matches. Holland only has t
Australia v Sri Lanka: Jon Holland replaces injured Steve O’Keefe in Test squad
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted yesterday
O’Keefe has a first-class average of 23.82 from 61 matches. Holland only has two five-wicket hauls to his name in Sheffield Shield cricket, one of which came during this year’s Sheffield Shield final (more on that later). His career-best... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hamstring injury ends O'Keefe's tour, Jon Holland named as replacementRod Marsh said Victorian left-arm orthodox bowler Holland was a "like-for-like"
Hamstring injury ends O'Keefe's tour, Jon Holland named as replacement
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Rod Marsh said Victorian left-arm orthodox bowler Holland was a "like-for-like" replacement. "Jon had a good end to the Sheffield Shield season and is currently in Brisbane with Australia A as they prepare for a four-day match against South... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
The other KP makes his markHe was the youngest man ever to score a Sheffield Shield century, but Kurtis Pa
The other KP makes his mark
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He was the youngest man ever to score a Sheffield Shield century, but Kurtis Patterson took a few years to prove he was no one-hit wonder. Kurtis Patterson now has four first-class centuries to his name November, 2011. An 18-year-old from New South... Read more
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The Age
Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for Test seriesover on day three of the first Test at the Pallekele Stadium. Holland, 29, fin
Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for Test series
The Age / Posted yesterday
over on day three of the first Test at the Pallekele Stadium. Holland, 29, finished the first-class season strongly for Sheffield Shield champions Victoria, and had only recently been drafted into the Australia A squad as a replacement for the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for Test seriesover on day three of the first Test at the Pallekele Stadium. Holland, 29, fin
Holland to replace injured O'Keefe for Test series
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
over on day three of the first Test at the Pallekele Stadium. Holland, 29, finished the first-class season strongly for Sheffield Shield champions Victoria, and had only recently been drafted into the Australia A squad as a replacement for the... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Holland called up to replace O'KeefeO'Keefe out of the remainder of the series. Having been chosen for Australia A
Holland called up to replace O'Keefe
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted yesterday
O'Keefe out of the remainder of the series. Having been chosen for Australia A off the back of an eight-wicket haul in the Sheffield Shield final, Holland is a likely inclusion for Galle opposite Nathan Lyon, as the pitch is expected to take plenty... Read more
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The Courier Mail
O’Keefe’s tour over, Aussies name new spinneris a left-arm finger spinner who is now suddenly on the cusp of an unexpected T
O’Keefe’s tour over, Aussies name new spinner
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
is a left-arm finger spinner who is now suddenly on the cusp of an unexpected Test debut. The 29-year-old has been playing Sheffield Shield cricket on and off since 2008, and has 106 first-class wickets from 38 matches at an average of 37.90. His... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Australia may need reinforcement after O'Keefe injurya left-arm orthodox bowler, has impressed in all his recent opportunities for V
Australia may need reinforcement after O'Keefe injury
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 2 days ago
a left-arm orthodox bowler, has impressed in all his recent opportunities for Victoria, including a pivotal role in their Sheffield Shield final victory over South Australia. He is currently in Brisbane with Australia A. For Lyon, the day's... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Young Renshaw an opener of oldA opener Matt Renshaw is anything but the T20 generation's typical batsman. Ma
Young Renshaw an opener of old
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 2 days ago
A opener Matt Renshaw is anything but the T20 generation's typical batsman. Matt Renshaw became Queensland's youngest ever Sheffield Shield centurion during the 2015-16 summer David Warner, it turns out, is not the first left-handed Australian... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Victorian wicketkeeper Matthew Wade ready to challenge for Test selectionagainst England, and will look to show he deserves No.2 national billing when h
Victorian wicketkeeper Matthew Wade ready to challenge for Test selection
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
against England, and will look to show he deserves No.2 national billing when he leads the Bushrangers into their day-night Sheffield Shield clash against Queensland at the MCG, beginning Wednesday. "I feel a lot better. Two years ago I lost all... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Mennie's happy returns bring selection giftJoe Mennie might not be a household name, but his selection for Australia A is
Mennie's happy returns bring selection gift
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 3 days ago
Joe Mennie might not be a household name, but his selection for Australia A is a reward for consistent performances in the Sheffield Shield Joe Mennie has taken 143 Sheffield Shield wickets over the past five seasons Imagine an identity parade of... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Yorkshire Vikings v Notts Outlaws: Trophies next after proud Travis Head earns respectchances of landing a trophy, he is also an emerging four-day talent. Last wint
Yorkshire Vikings v Notts Outlaws: Trophies next after proud Travis Head earns respect
Wakefield Today / Posted 3 days ago
chances of landing a trophy, he is also an emerging four-day talent. Last winter, he led South Australia to their first Sheffield Shield final in 20 years, and there is much more to his game than six-hitting power. “I can’t wait for the... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Four things Australia got right, and one they got wrongover. Immediately he found the sort of beguiling variation that has helped him
Four things Australia got right, and one they got wrong
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 4 days ago
over. Immediately he found the sort of beguiling variation that has helped him build, by a distance, the most handsome Sheffield Shield record of any contemporary Australian spin bowler. Some balls skidded on while others gripped. O'Keefe's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NSW pick 17-old spinner Arjun Nair in Sheffield Shield squadNSW selectors have shown faith in a 17-year-old off-spinner by picking him in t
NSW pick 17-old spinner Arjun Nair in Sheffield Shield squad
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
NSW selectors have shown faith in a 17-year-old off-spinner by picking him in the Blues' Sheffield Shield squad for their upcoming match against South Australia. Arjun Nair, a Sydney Thunder rookie who made his first grade debut for Hawkesbury as a... Read more
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WA Today
Mitchell Johnson to spearhead Perth Scorchers Big Bash attackand January will be considered after Johnson gets through his initial season as
Mitchell Johnson to spearhead Perth Scorchers Big Bash attack
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
and January will be considered after Johnson gets through his initial season as a Scorcher. He has played with WA at Sheffield Shield level since moving to Perth from Queensland in 2008. The 45-year-old left-arm wrist spinner has been the... Read more
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SportsFan
James Faulkner focused on Test recallselectors which he admits has been tough in recent years as he meets national c
James Faulkner focused on Test recall
SportsFan / Posted 4 days ago
selectors which he admits has been tough in recent years as he meets national commitments and struggles to get a run of Sheffield Shield appearances. "I'm still learning how to get that right balance going between the red ball, the T20, back to... Read more
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dna
Australia vs Sri Lanka: Steve Smith picks two spinners in the first XIO'Keefe has been picked to play only his third Test alongside the more experien
Australia vs Sri Lanka: Steve Smith picks two spinners in the first XI
dna / Posted 5 days ago
O'Keefe has been picked to play only his third Test alongside the more experienced Nathan Lyon -- his close friend and Sheffield Shield teammate. "Both our spinners bowled well in the practice game. They have played lot of games for New South... Read more
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Super Sport
Australia pick spin twins for SL openerweek, O'Keefe has been picked to play only his third test alongside the more ex
Australia pick spin twins for SL opener
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
week, O'Keefe has been picked to play only his third test alongside the more experienced Nathan Lyon – his close friend and Sheffield Shield teammate. "Both our spinners bowled well in the practice game. They have played lots of games for New South... Read more
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SportsFan
O'Keefe confirmed for Kandy Test startof 4-219 from 57 overs and, deemed to be lacking penetration on a turning pitch
O'Keefe confirmed for Kandy Test start
SportsFan / Posted 5 days ago
of 4-219 from 57 overs and, deemed to be lacking penetration on a turning pitch, was dropped for the second Test. Strong Sheffield Shield form for the Blues earned O'Keefe another chance last home summer against the Windies. "I think he has... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
'I think I earned my spot' - Jake Lehmannis too early to say which camp Lehmann will fall into, but the initial signs ar
'I think I earned my spot' - Jake Lehmann
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 5 days ago
is too early to say which camp Lehmann will fall into, but the initial signs are encouraging. In his first full season of Sheffield Shield cricket last summer, Lehmann scored three centuries - he turned his first into 205 against Tasmania in... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Melbourne Stars too good for Sydney Sixersballs before being stretchered off, would have scans on his troublesome calf on
Melbourne Stars too good for Sydney Sixers
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
balls before being stretchered off, would have scans on his troublesome calf on Monday - the same one he injured during a Sheffield Shield game for NSW against Queensland at the SCG in November. The sight of Henriques, 28, clutching at his calf... Read more
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SportsFan
Warner's Test thumbs-up on finger injuryweeks due to a broken thumb leading into the first Test against New Zealand las
Warner's Test thumbs-up on finger injury
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
weeks due to a broken thumb leading into the first Test against New Zealand last November. And, while he did have one Sheffield Shield match as preparation then, he went on to rack up scores of 163 and 116 against the Black Caps in... Read more
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SportsFan
Warner's Test thumbs-upweeks due to a broken thumb leading into the first Test against New Zealand las
Warner's Test thumbs-up
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
weeks due to a broken thumb leading into the first Test against New Zealand last November. And, while he did have one Sheffield Shield match as preparation then, he went on to rack up scores of 163 and 116 against the Black Caps in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Saker to take over as Australia's bowling coachAustralia's new bowling coach David Saker. Photo: Getty Images David Saker, ha
Saker to take over as Australia's bowling coach
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Australia's new bowling coach David Saker. Photo: Getty Images David Saker, having led the Victorian Bushrangers to Sheffield Shield glory as coach last season, will be Australia's new specialist bowling coach. The former Victorian fast... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Saker keen to be in the mix as Australia's next cricket coacham always keen to keep going with my coaching and see where it goes from there.
Saker keen to be in the mix as Australia's next cricket coach
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
am always keen to keep going with my coaching and see where it goes from there." Saker, who guided the Bushrangers to the Sheffield Shield title this year, will have the chance to fill in for Lehmann in the next year. Lehmann is contracted until... Read more
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HITC Sport
Pakistan’s Yasir Shah takes unwanted record against relentless Englanddays. The sorriest tale though must belong to Arthur Mailey, a fine Australian
Pakistan’s Yasir Shah takes unwanted record against relentless England
HITC Sport / Posted 6 days ago
days. The sorriest tale though must belong to Arthur Mailey, a fine Australian leg-spinner who once took 10 for 66 in a Sheffield Shield innings and titled his autobiography after Sellar and Yeatman’s comic history book. Playing for New South... Read more
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Canberra Times
Handscomb named Australia A captainHe's one of those players that you'd just say is a natural leader." Peter Hands
Handscomb named Australia A captain
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
He's one of those players that you'd just say is a natural leader." Peter Handscomb celebrates a century in this year's Sheffield Shield final. Photo: Getty Images Handscomb said he was taken aback when called earlier this week by national... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Australia mull over playing two spinnersLehmann said of the 31-year-old left-arm spinner. �He�s been excellent for New
Australia mull over playing two spinners
Sunday Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Lehmann said of the 31-year-old left-arm spinner. �He�s been excellent for New South Wales and had a lot of success in (Sheffield) Shield. �He�s worked really hard, he�s a lively, buzzing-around character for us and played exactly the role we... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Demon vegan delivers a powerful messageSiddons’ encouragement — proved a trump card for Richardson and his South Austr
Demon vegan delivers a powerful message
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Siddons’ encouragement — proved a trump card for Richardson and his South Australian teammates who surprised by making the Sheffield Shield and one-day finals last season. “It’s the way athletes are treating alcohol, it’s whatever we can do to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Demon vegan delivers a powerful messageSiddons’ encouragement — proved a trump card for Richardson and his South Austr
Demon vegan delivers a powerful message
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
Siddons’ encouragement — proved a trump card for Richardson and his South Australian teammates who surprised by making the Sheffield Shield and one-day finals last season. “It’s the way athletes are treating alcohol, it’s whatever we can do to... Read more
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Herald Sun
Lehmann Jr. takes step closer to Test call-upQueenslander Matt Renshaw also made the cut but the two most dominant states wi
Lehmann Jr. takes step closer to Test call-up
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Queenslander Matt Renshaw also made the cut but the two most dominant states within the Australia A squad are Sheffield Shield finalists Victoria and South Australia, who have five and three players respectively. Bushrangers batsman... Read more
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The Age
Handscomb named Australia A captainHe's one of those players that you'd just say is a natural leader." Peter Hands
Handscomb named Australia A captain
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
He's one of those players that you'd just say is a natural leader." Peter Handscomb celebrates a century in this year's Sheffield Shield final. Photo: Getty Images Handscomb said he was taken aback when called earlier this week by national... Read more
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Perth Now
Lehmann Jr. takes step closer to Test callQueenslander Matt Renshaw also made the cut but the two most dominant states wi
Lehmann Jr. takes step closer to Test call
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Queenslander Matt Renshaw also made the cut but the two most dominant states within the Australia A squad are Sheffield Shield finalists Victoria and South Australia, who have five and three players respectively. Bushrangers batsman... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Australia A squad v South Africa A: Jake Lehmann, Peter Handscomb, Joe Mennie, Cameron Bancroft includedQueenslander Matt Renshaw also made the cut but the two most dominant states wi
Australia A squad v South Africa A: Jake Lehmann, Peter Handscomb, Joe Mennie, Cameron Bancroft included
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Queenslander Matt Renshaw also made the cut but the two most dominant states within the Australia A squad are Sheffield Shield finalists Victoria and South Australia, who have five and three players respectively. Bushrangers batsman... Read more
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