GURINDER SANDHU

  • Australia's Gurinder Sandhu is back home to play IPL 5 days ago

    If you were to be asked what Gurinder Sandhu has in common with Bransby Cooper, a man who played in Australia's inaugural Test in 1877, and Rex Sellers, chances are that links would be established on the lines of their home state or the club they represented. Contrary to popular belief,...
  • Jacques Kallis says Gurinder Sandhu ready for international cricket January 17, 2015

    Sydney: South African cricket great Jacques Kallis said his Sydney Thunder teammate Gurinder Sandhu, who was drafted into Australia's One-Day International (ODI) squad for the tri-series against England and India, had proven he possessed the skills required to perform at the international level. When rain reduced last Monday's Thunder-Strikers match to...
  • Australia's Punjab-connect Gurinder Sandhu eager to dominate India January 14, 2015

    Gurinder Sandhu's dream of intimidating the Indian batsman with his pace is on the verge of coming true as the India-origin pacer is all set to don the Australian green and gold in the upcoming tri-series. After an impressive stint in the Big Bash League, Sandhu, who bowls at a...
  • Rising Aussie star Sandhu to face India in tour match November 14, 2014

    Sydney: Australia's rising pace bowling star Gurinder Sandhu was on Thursday selected to bowl at India's batsmen in their opening tour match later this month. The 21-year-old speedster, born in Australia to Indian parents, was chosen in a Cricket Australia XI squad for a pair of two-day matches against the tourists...
  • Ashton Turner to lead Cricket Australia XI in first two-day tour match against India November 13, 2014

    Melbourne: Western Australia's young right-handed batsman Ashton Turner has been named captain while New South Wales fast bowler Gurinder Sandhu also found a place in the Cricket Australia XI squad for the first of two tour matches against India in Adelaide, starting on November 24. India's both the tour matches will...
  • Gurinder Sandhu on standby for Australia A July 21, 2014

    Melbourne: Indian origin cricketer Gurinder Sandhu has been included in the Australia A squad as a standby for injured pacer Josh Hazlewood. Hazlewood suffered a side strain in Australia A's win over India A at Darwin on Sunday and has been ruled out of the quadrangular series also involving South Africa...
  • Ahmed, Sandhu in Australia A tour of Africa June 19, 2013

    Sydney: Pakistanborn legspinner Fawad Ahmed was on Wednesday named on the Australia A squad for a tour of Africa beginning next month, despite also being in contention for selection for the Ashes series against England. Ahmed was added to the 15man squad for the July and August tour along with Ashton...
  • Indianorigin pacer Sandhu wins Steve Waugh Medal March 28, 2013

    Sydney: Upcoming Australian pacer Gurinder Sandhu of Indian origin on Thursday toppled veteran wicketkeeper Brad Haddin to win the prestigious Steve Waugh Medal as the best New South Wales cricketer for the year 201213. Sandhu, the first Australian of Indian origin to represent the country in cricket at the international level,...
  • Hazlewood, Sandhu, Handscomb added to Aus A squad February 20, 2013

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia (CA) on Wednesday added Josh Hazlewood, Gurinder Sandhu and Peter Handscomb to the Australia A squad which is playing visiting England Lions in six unofficial oneday games. Hazelwood and Sandhu will join the squad in Hobart on Wednesday evening while Handscomb will travel at the end of the...