Pat Cummins

  • Australian pace trio work way back under Lillee December 19, 2013

    Sydney: Australian pace trio James Pattinson, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins are in training under Test great Dennis Lillee as they work their way back to full fitness from injury, a report said Thursday. Australia have already wrestled back the Ashes without their services, but plans are in place to gradually...
  • Australia paceman Cummins suffers another injury setback August 19, 2013

    Sydney: Young Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins has suffered a recurrence of a back injury and is expected to miss the return Ashes series against England in another setback to his injuryplagued career, Cricket Australia said on Monday. The 20yearold, one of the most exciting talents in Australian cricket, made a...
  • Injured Cummins sent back from South Africa August 12, 2013

    Injuryprone Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins has returned home from Australia A's tour of South Africa after complaining of back pain. Cummins considered to be an exciting fastbowling prospect has failed to add to his one Test match he played against South Africa in 2011. The Australia A physio Kevin Sims...
  • Pat Cummins set for Irish return June 18, 2013

    Belfast: Rising Australia fast bowling hope Pat Cummins is to make an unusual return to action from injury by playing for the Northern Ireland Cricket Academy in Belfast on Wednesday. The 20yearold will play against Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) before switching side two days later to play against Ireland Under19s,...
  • Pat Cummins to recuperate in England with Australia A May 10, 2013

    Sydney: Young fast bowler Pat Cummins will travel with the Australia A squad on their tour of England as part of his recuperation from a back injury but will not play any matches, Cricket Australia said on Friday. Cummins, who turned 20 on Wednesday, is the great hope of Australian pace...
  • Pat Cummins unlikely to be picked for Ashes series in England April 3, 2013

    Sydney: Australian pace sensation Pat Cummins will not be rushed back into action any time soon, head selector John Inverarity said on Wednesday, almost certainly ruling the teenager out of the Ashes series in England this year. The 19yearold quick took seven wickets in a remarkable Test debut in South...
  • Pat Cummins out for 2nd straight Test season November 2, 2012

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia said on Friday that teenage fast bowler Pat Cummins has a bone stress injury in his lower back and will miss a second consecutive Test season. Physiotherapist Alex Kountouris said in a statement that Cummins, who missed all of the Test series last season with a heel...
  • CLT20 final, Sydney Sixers vs Highveld Lions: As it happened October 29, 2012

    Sydney Sixers are at the verge of winning the CLT20 2012. Both the openers are going all guns blazing....
  • CLT20, Sydney vs Chennai: as it happened October 14, 2012

    Suresh Raina's sprightly innings has kept Chennai Super Kings in the hunt as they're chasing 186 against Sydney Sixers. ...
  • 'CLT20 not ideal for Aus Test preparation' October 13, 2012

    Melbourne: Australia chief selector John Inverarity believes that the Champions League Twenty20, starting in South Africa on Saturday, is adversely affecting the team's Test preparations ahead of the series against South Africa next month. Team's star players such as: World Twenty20 PlayeroftheTournament Shane Watson, Mike Hussey, Brad Haddin, David Warner, Ben...
  • Australia summon Starc for final ODI July 8, 2012

    ChesterLeStreet: Australia have called up leftarm quick Mitchell Starc into their squad for Tuesday's fifth and final oneday international against England at Old Trafford, it was announced on Sunday. The 22yearold, already in England where he has been performing well for county side Yorkshire, was drafted in after both fast...
  • Clarke saddened by Cummins exit from Eng tour July 2, 2012

    London: Australia captain Michael Clarke said it was "very disappointing" Pat Cummins had been ruled out of the rest of the tour of England after Australia lost the second onedayer in his absence by six wickets. Shortly before Sunday's match at The Oval got underway, Cummins was withdrawn after suffering...
  • Injured Cummins out of England ODIs July 1, 2012

    Melboure: Oftinjured fast bowler Pat Cummins has an abdominal muscle strain and will leave Australia's oneday tour of England to return home for treatment. Cricket Australia said in a statement Sunday that Cummins sustained a leftside muscle strain during the first oneday international against England at Lord's on Friday, a 15run...
  • England see off Australia in first ODI June 30, 2012

    London: Eoin Morgan's rapid 89 not out laid the platform for England's 15run win over archrivals Australia in the first oneday international at Lord's here on Friday. Victory kept alive England's hopes of replacing their oldest foes as the world's topranked oneday side and topping the standings in all three...
  • Clarke expects Cummins to stand out June 29, 2012

    London: Australia captain Michael Clarke has backed teenage fast bowler Pat Cummins to make his mark against England in the forthcoming oneday international series. Teenage paceman Cummins has yet to play a senior international match against England but all that is set to change when the series gets underway at Lord's...
  • Cummins in awe of speed king Lee June 24, 2012

    Belfast: Pat Cummins may be the raw future of Australian fast bowling, but admitted he is still in awe of veteran speed king Brett Lee, 16 years his senior. Nineteenyearold Cummins bowled the fastest ball clocked at 93.5mph of Saturday's rainruined oneday international against Ireland at Stormont. But...
  • IrelandAustralia tie washed out June 23, 2012

    Belfast: Heavy rain ruined Australia's warmup match against Ireland on Saturday, when the oneday international was abandoned with the hosts struggling on 36 for 3 off 10.4 overs. After a delayed start, Ireland opener Paul Stirling was caught by Australia captain Michael Clarke off fast bowler Pat Cummins at the Civil...
  • Cummins in Aus U19 WC squad June 18, 2012

    Dubai: Fast bowler Pat Cummins has been named in Australias provisional squad for the ICC Under19 World Cup to be held in Queensland in August. Cummins, 19, was recently recalled to the senior team for the oneday matches against England and Ireland this month, having recovered from a fiveandahalfmonth injury...
  • Johnson has to fight for his place: Arthur May 15, 2012

    Sydney: Australia coach Mickey Arthur has warned fast bowler Mitchell Johnson on Tuesday that he will have a fight on his hands to regain his place in the team with the emergence of young quick Pat Cummins. Cummins, 19, and the experienced Johnson, 30, broke down with foot injuries during...
  • Cummins, Johnson in Aus squad for Eng ODIs May 10, 2012

    Melbourne: Teenage fast bowler Pat Cummins has returned from a sixmonth injury layoff to be included in Australia's squad for a fivematch limitedovers series against England and one game against Ireland. A heel injury has kept 19yearold Cummins out of international cricket since his Test debut against South Africa in November,...
  • Cummins hopes for return on Eng tour April 24, 2012

    Sydney: Teenage fast bowler Pat Cummins remains hopeful of returning to international cricket on Australia's limitedovers tour to England in June. A heel injury has kept the 18yearold Cummins out of international cricket since his Test debut against South Africa in Johannesburg five months ago, when he took 6 for 79...
  • Cummins to make comeback in U19 side March 30, 2012

    Melbourne: Eighteenyearold Australia Test fast bowler, Pat Cummins will make his return from a left heel stress injury against kids his own age. Cummins, who took six secondinnings wickets and hit the winning runs in a manofthe match performance on debut in the second Test against South Africa in December...
  • Ponting included in Test squad for West Indies March 14, 2012

    Melbourne: Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting, dropped from the oneday team last month, was included in the 16man Test squad for the threeTest tour of West Indies on Wednesday. Ponting, who retired from limitedovers cricket after being dropped, has been retained after a prolific recent series against India. The 37yearold batsman's successor...
  • Aussie bowlers have proved themselves February 7, 2012

    Former Aussie bowler Damien Fleming feels Australia have good depth in pace department with Pat Cummins and James Pattinson. ...
  • Threeyear plan to protect Cummins January 23, 2012

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia (CA) has drawn up a threeyear plan to ease the workload on teen pace sensation Pat Cummins and protect him from injuries. Australia's team performance manager Pat Howard has taken the help of fitness and medical experts to come with a threeyearplan. Howard has drawn up a plan that...
  • The best bowling efforts of 2011 December 31, 2011

    From a year in which bowlers ruled the roost, we pick ten defining bowling performances. Dale Steyn 5 for 75, 3rd Test, Cape Town A spell from hell. That's what Dale Steyn bowled on the third day at Newlands. It was a thrilling display of extreme pace and jagging outswing, with...
  • Cummins may withdraw from IPL 5 auction December 27, 2011

    Melbourne: Forced to miss the ongoing Test series against India due to a foot injury, teen pace sensation Pat Cummins has indicated that he might withdraw from the fifth edition of the Indian Premier League next year. The 18yearold fast bowler said that he is no mood to compromise his Australia...
  • Fidel Edwards aiming to be fastestever bowler December 18, 2011

    Sydney: Speedster Fidel Edwards threatens to touch the 160 kmphmark in the next one year and get closer to the fastest delivery ever unleashed by Pakistani Shoaib Akhtar and Australian Shaun Tait. The 29yearold Edwards, who is playing for Sydney Thunder in the Big Bash, would like to achieve the feat...
  • McGrath set to mentor new breed of Oz pacers December 18, 2011

    Melbourne: Legendary Australian fast bowler Glenn McGrath is ready to act as a mentor to help navigate Australia's new generation of pacemen, and his first words of advice will be to maintain the rage. After New Zealand humbled Australia in Hobart, McGrath who favours being called in to address issues...
  • Cummins interested but not certain to play IPL December 8, 2011

    Melbourne: A day after former Australian captain Steve Waugh warned Pat Cummins against falling for the lure of IPL cash, the teen pace sensation on Thursday said he will pull out of Twenty20 league if he feels it could have a negative impact on his national team performances. Cummins has been...