Marcus North

  • Former Australia batsman Marcus North retires April 3, 2014

    Perth: Ex-Australia Test batsman Marcus North says he will retire from first-class cricket to pursue wine industry business interests in Britain and to play limited stints in English county cricket. North scored 886 runs at an average of 63.28 this season to lead his Western Australia side to its first domestic...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Perth Scorchers, Match 19 October 2, 2013

    Toss and team news: Mumbai Indians have won the toss and opted to bowl at the Feroz Shah Kotla. Glenn Maxwell replaces Mitchell Johnson in the Mumbai team while Brad Hogg gets a game for Perth Scorchers. Teams: Perth Scorchers: Simon Katich(c), Ashton Agar, Sam Whiteman, Marcus North, Hilton Cartwright, Ashton Turner,...
  • Auckland take on hapless Scorchers October 22, 2012

    Centurion: A semifinal berth seems like distant possibility for Auckland Aces but the New Zealand side will look to keep itself in the calculations by taming the demoralised Perth Scorchers when the two teams lock horns in their final roundrobin Champions League Twenty20 match here on Tuesday. Auckland had not put...
  • KKR out of CLT20 after washout against Perth October 17, 2012

    Durban: IPL winners Kolkata Knight Riders were on Wednesday knocked out of the ongoing Champions League Twenty20 after their mustwin match against Perth Scorchers was called off due to incessant rain here. The Knight Riders needed to win this match at any cost, having suffered reverses in their first two outings...
  • CLT20, KKR vs Perth: as it happened October 17, 2012

    Having lost their previous two matches, KKR needed a win to stay in the tournament but rain forced abandonment of play after 14 overs of the Titans' innings....
  • KKR in doordie clash against Scorchers October 16, 2012

    Durban: With their backs against the wall, a desperate Kolkata Knight Riders will take on Perth Scorchers in their doordie penultimate group league encounter in the Champions League T20 on Wednesday. The IPL champions, led by Gautam Gambhir, have comprehensively lost their first two games against Delhi Daredevils and qualifiers Auckland...
  • CLT20: Scorchers, Titans set for the curtainraiser October 13, 2012

    The Champions League T20 2012 will kick off with South Africa's Nashua Titans taking on Australia's Perth Scorchers at Centurion on Saturday. The Titans qualified for the tournament by winning the domestic T20 competition in the country. They beat the Lions by 45 runs in a onesided final. The Scorcher...
  • Scorchers beat Heat by 10 runs in Big Bash December 29, 2011

    Perth: Perth Scorchers leapt to fourth position in the Twenty20 Big Bash League table by narrowly beating the Brisbane Heat at the WACA Ground on Thursday. Electing to bat first, the Scorchers were given a flying start by captain Marcus North (40) and hardhitting South African Herchelle Gibbs (38), who together...