Rob Quiney

  • Australia begin search for new No.3 after Ponting bow December 4, 2012

    Perth: Australian coach Mickey Arthur says Ricky Ponting's retirement opens the door for Shane Watson to drop further down the batting order, but would not be drawn on the contenders to replace him. Watson returned from a calf injury in the third Test against South Africa, making 10 and 25...
  • Rob Quiney determined to do well in Tests November 17, 2012

    Sydney: Australian top order batsman Rob Quiney is desperate to get another taste of Test cricket and will be ready to go if Shane Watson is unfit for next week's second match against South Africa. Quiney made his Test debut in last week's drawn first test in Brisbane and is on...
  • Australia wait on Watson's fitness for 2nd Test November 16, 2012

    Melbourne: Australia has named Shane Watson in a 13-man squad for the second Test against South Africa in Adelaide next week, but said it was too early to guarantee the player's selection as he recovers from a calf strain. Vice captain Watson was ruled out of the drawn first Test in...
  • Rob Quiney named as cover for injured Watson November 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Australia have added left-handed batsman Rob Quiney to their squad as cover for all-rounder Shane Watson for the first Test against South Africa. Watson injured his calf playing for New South Wales against Queensland on Saturday and is a doubt for the test, which begins on Friday at...
  • Australia A blunt South Africa quicks on Day 1 November 2, 2012

    Sydney: Two century partnerships helped stymie South Africa's pace attack as Australia A reached 325 for 7 on Friday's opening day of a three-day tour match at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Led by the world's No.1 fast bowler, Dale Steyn, the Proteas started strongly, reducing the home side to 44...
  • Hughes in Australia 'A' team to play South Africa October 26, 2012

    Sydney: Australia will not be fielding any of their Test players in South Africa's opening tour match against Australia 'A' next month, the chief of selectors John Inverarity said on Friday. In announcing the 'A' team to face the Proteas in Sydney from November 2 to 4, Inverarity said the...