Injured Smith doubtful for Australia's T20 opener - Sporting News

Sporting NewsInjured Smith doubtful for Australia's T20 openerSporting NewsAustralia could be without captain Steve Smith for the opening Twenty20 meeting with India on Saturday due to injury. MORE: Australia one of the poorest sides I've seen- Botham. Smith is a doubt for the first match in the three-game series as he is ...and more »

Ind v Aus T20Is: All You Need to Know - cricket.com.au

cricket.com.auInd v Aus T20Is: All You Need to Knowcricket.com.auIndia: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma (vc), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (wk), Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ashish Nehra, Axar Patel.and more »

Paine keeps it real ahead of India T20Is - cricket.com.au

cricket.com.auPaine keeps it real ahead of India T20Iscricket.com.auOnce touted as Australia's long-term Test wicketkeeper, Tim Paine is refusing to be bitter about the injuries which derailed his career. And having been on the verge of retirement just six months ago, he's now back in Australian colours and eyeing off ...and more »

India vs Australia 1st T20: India aim to pack a punch - Deccan Chronicle

Deccan ChronicleIndia vs Australia 1st T20: India aim to pack a punchDeccan ChronicleAustralia's listless team would be eyeing a change of fortunes in the three-match T20 series. Comprehensive winners in the ODIs, India would aim to extend the domination, while Australia's listless team would be eyeing a change of fortunes in the ...and more »

India eye domination, Oz revival - The Tribune

India eye domination, Oz revivalThe TribuneIndia skipper Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni sharpen their football skills on the eve of the first T201 against Australia, in Ranchi on Friday. PTI. Ranchi, October 6. A confident India will look to extend their domination, while a hapless Australia would ...and more »

Smith in doubt for T20 opener in India - Yahoo7 Sport

Yahoo7 SportSmith in doubt for T20 opener in IndiaYahoo7 SportVIDEO Nathan Lyon gets hammered for a massive 32 runs in one over in the JLT Cup. Source: Cricket Network. CLOSE. Ross takes Lyon for 32 in one over. VIDEO Nathan Lyon gets hammered for a massive 32 runs in one over in the JLT Cup. Source: ...and more »

In-Form India Looks to Continue Winning Streak Against Australia in T20Is - India West

India WestIn-Form India Looks to Continue Winning Streak Against Australia in T20IsIndia WestJasprit Bumrah addresses a press conference ahead of the T-20 match against Australia at the JSCA Stadium in Ranchi Oct. 6, 2017. (IANS photo). Sports In-form 2. Indian cricketers celebrate the fall of a wicket during the fourth ODI cricket match ...and more »

Australian captain Steve Smith doubtful for first T20I at Ranchi - Sportskeeda

SportskeedaAustralian captain Steve Smith doubtful for first T20I at RanchiSportskeedaDavid Warner looks set to take over as captain should Smith fail to make the cut. by Srihari @srihari_93. News 9 mins ago. The skipper missed a majority of the training session on Friday. What's the story? Australian captain Steve Smith is a doubt for ...and more »

If Jason Behrendorff wants to play in the Ashes, T20s against India are key - The Roar

The RoarIf Jason Behrendorff wants to play in the Ashes, T20s against India are keyThe RoarPaceman Jason Behrendorff can enhance his Ashes prospects, while veteran keeper Tim Paine has an opportunity to audition for the ODI keeping spot, during Australia's three-match T20 series in India. After being hammered 4-1 in the ODIs, Australia now ...and more »

India vs Australia, 1st T20I - Newburgh Gazette

Newburgh GazetteIndia vs Australia, 1st T20INewburgh GazetteAt 32, Paine does not want to look too far ahead, when asked about if he has any target in mind. Pattinson's injury setback means Australia's fast bowling order has been reshuffled ahead of the Ashes and Behrendorff will no doubt be considered for a ...and more »

India v Australia, 1st T20I – India Predicted XI - CricTracker (blog)

CricTracker (blog)India v Australia, 1st T20I – India Predicted XICricTracker (blog)A whitewash would give the Indian team an ideal opportunity to escalate in the T20I rankings. by Nikhil Author. Published - Oct 6, 2017 10:27 pm | Updated - Oct 6, 2017 10:29 pm. 10 Views. 2. ENGAGEMENTS. Share on WhatsappShare on Facebook Share ...and more »

Paine upbeat about Australian T20 return - Yahoo7 Sport

Yahoo7 SportPaine upbeat about Australian T20 returnYahoo7 SportInjury-prone wicketkeeper Tim Paine will return to the Australian fold for the T20 series in India. Once touted as Australia's next Test wicketkeeper, Tim Paine is refusing to be bitter about the injuries which derailed his career. It is almost seven ...and more »

India v Australia T20I series, 2017 – Approaching milestones - CricTracker (blog)

CricTracker (blog)India v Australia T20I series, 2017 – Approaching milestonesCricTracker (blog)Here we look at all the approaching milestones of the players ahead of the series. by Sampath Jr. Statistician. Published - Oct 6, 2017 9:40 pm | Updated - Oct 6, 2017 9:40 pm. 7 Views. 0. ENGAGEMENTS. Share on WhatsappShare on Facebook Share on ...and more »

India vs Australia: T20 series preview and prediction - The Roar

The RoarIndia vs Australia: T20 series preview and predictionThe RoarAfter being comprehensively beaten in the ODI series, Australia will turn their attention to trying to get something from their limited overs tour of an in-form and dominant India, with a three-match T20 series starting in Ranchi. The ODI series was as ...and more »

Australia - SkySports

SkySportsAustraliaSkySportsDan Christian could be in line to play his Twenty20 international since April 2014 as Australia look to bounce back in the first T20I against India, live on Sky Sports Cricket. Having found themselves on the wrong end of a 4-1 scoreline in the one-day ...and more »

Paine focused on short-term international goals - ESPNcricinfo.com

ESPNcricinfo.comPaine focused on short-term international goalsESPNcricinfo.comAs Tim Paine walked into the media conference room in Ranchi, it seemed like it was 2010 all over again. With a remarkably fresh face that seemed immune to the passage of time, he flashed a smile that resonated of the satisfaction of success. After all ...and more »

India Take on Australia in 1st T20 in Ranchi - India.com

India.comIndia Take on Australia in 1st T20 in RanchiIndia.comNew Delhi: India take on Australia in the first match of the three-match series in Ranchi on Saturday. Following a 4-1 ODI series win, India will be high on momentum and will look to continue the domination in the shortest format. Currently both teams ...and more »

Rain threat to Indian dominance - HERE. NOW

HERE. NOWRain threat to Indian dominanceHERE. NOWRanchi: They are two teams with two different targets when the three-match T20 series between India and Australia starts here Saturday. While India will seek to continue their dominance which they achieved in the ODI series with a 4-1 triumph, the ...and more »

I wasn't far from retiring, says Tim Paine - Wisden India

Wisden IndiaI wasn't far from retiring, says Tim PaineWisden IndiaA future star for Australia, they said when Tim Paine became the country's youngest-ever contracted player, offered a deal with Tasmania at age 16. He made his One-Day International debut for Australia as a replacement for the injured Brad Haddin in ...and more »

India vs Australia: Ahead of first T20, Shikhar Dhawan returns to action, watch video - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressIndia vs Australia: Ahead of first T20, Shikhar Dhawan returns to action, watch videoThe Indian ExpressDue to persistent rain in Ranchi, Shikhar Dhawan along with the Indian team had to resort to indoor training. 384. Shares. Share. By: Express Web Desk | Updated: October 6, 2017 11:53 pm. Shikhar Dhawan is scheduled to return to action in the T20 ...and more »