ROD MARSH

  • World Cup: No choice but to drop Shane Watson, says Aussie selector Rod Marsh Yesterday

    Perth: Australia's chairman of selectors Rod Marsh said on Wednesday that Shane Watson's poor form with the bat meant they had little choice but to drop the experienced allrounder. The 33-year-old, who averages 50.89 with the bat in career World Cup matches, was axed from the side to face Afghanistan at...
  • Rod Marsh to deliver 15th MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture 2 days ago

    London: Former Australian cricketer Rod Marsh will deliver the 2015 MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture at the Lord's on September 1. Marsh will become the fourth Australian to give the speech after Simon Taufel (2013), Adam Gilchrist (2009) and Richie Benaud, who gave the inaugural Cowdrey Lecture in 2001. Marsh, who...
  • Marsh to lead Australian selectors, Mark Waugh added to panel May 2, 2014

    Sydney: Former wicketkeeper Rod Marsh has been named as the new head of Australian cricket's selectors, while toporder batsman Mark Waugh has been appointed to the panel for the first time. Marsh, 66, replaces John Inverarity, who had already indicated he would step down when his tenure ended. Waugh has replaced...
  • Marsh 'to replace Inverarity' as Australia chief selector May 1, 2014

    Sydney: John Inverarity, regarded as one of the architects of Australia's recent success, is expected to stand down as chairman of selectors and be replaced by Rod Marsh, reports said on Thursday. The 70yearold's contract expires at the end of June and Cricket Australia directors will consider changes to the...
  • 'Marsh did not sign bat with Cairns autograph' March 7, 2012

    Melbourne: Former Australia cricketer Rod Marsh had once refused to sign a bat which was carrying an autograph by Chris Cairns due to Kiwi player's alleged role in matchfixing, it was said in a UK court. Cairns has filed a libel suit against sacked IPL chairman Lalit Modi for writing on...