MICKY ARTHUR

  • Our slip-up was disrespectful to coach, captain: James Pattinson March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Australian fast bowler James Pattinson on Tuesday admitted that initially he did not take his axing from the Test side well but has come to realise that severe punishment was essential for not following the team's ethos and letting his team-mates down. Pattinson, Shane Watson, Mitchell Johnson and...
  • Steyn fired up by Mickey Arthur's jibe November 6, 2012

    Brisbane: South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn is aiming to use his excoach's jibes to motivate him ahead of this week's opening Test, the South Africa's current mentor Gary Kirsten said on Tuesday. Kirsten said the world's number one Test bowler was fired up after he was reminded of Australian...
  • We're way off the number one spot: Clarke April 28, 2012

    Roseau: Michael Clarke celebrated a year in charge of Australia with a 75run victory over West Indies in the third and final Test, but insisted his team is far from the finished article. Since succeeding Ricky Ponting as skipper, Clarke has built an impressive record with...
  • We have plans in place to beat SL: Arthur March 7, 2012

    Adelaide: Australia coach Micky Arthur on Wednesday promised that his team will have some tricks up its sleeves to defeat Sri Lanka in Thursday's triseries decider. The South African had told the Australian players that they were pathetic in the crushing eightwicket loss to the Sri Lanka in Tuesday's second final. "It...
  • Australia can be on top again: Nielsen January 19, 2012

    Melbourne: Impressed by Australian team's resurgence post Ashes humiliation, former national coach Tim Nielsen says the side could regain the top spot in world cricket within 12 months. Nielsen had to step down after England crushed Australia 31 in the last Ashes series and South African Mickey Arthur replaced him. Nielsen said...