Pacer

  • Praveen frustrated at lack of opportunities September 14, 2012

    India medium pacer Praveen Kumar is not a happy man after being snubbed by the national selectors, first for the New Zealand series and then for the Irani Cup. In an interview to the Indian Express, the 25yearold vented his angst. "I was hoping to get a call for the New...
  • Sreesanth lands in controversy once again June 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Temperamental pacer S Sreesanth on Wednesday landed in a controversy when a copassenger in a BangaloreDelhi flight alleged him of "boorish behaviour" on board the aircraft. The copassenger, T R Ravichandran alleged that Sreesanth got into a "childish argument" with flight attendants when he was asked not to...
  • 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. ...
  • Lee not in favour of rotation policy for pacers January 21, 2012

    Melbourne: Veteran pacer Brett Lee has warned Cricket Australia against the temptation to "baby" the nation's fast bowlers with a rotation system that was designed to protect them from injury, saying the selectors' job was to pick the best players to spearhead the Test attack. "I'm here or there with the...
  • McDermott hailed for 'great job' with Aus pacers December 29, 2011

    Melbourne: Former Australian Test fast bowler Craig McDermott was hailed for the great job he has done with the pace battery since taking over in May as the bowling coach. The results were evident in the first Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground as the Australian pacers picked up 19 of...
  • 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...