SHAUN MARSH

  • Moises Henriques replaces Shane Watson in Australian squad for Hobart ODI 3 days ago

    Hobart: All-rounder Moises Henriques on Thursday replaced an injured Shane Watson in the Australian squad for Friday's tri-series cricket match against England. Watson had reported tightness in his right hamstring during training at Blundstone Arena on Wednesday and was therefore ruled out of the contest. "Henriques will link up with the squad...
  • Tri-series: Aussies eye final berth as they take on England 3 days ago

    Hobart: Three key players, including skipper George Bailey, would be missing in action but the Australian team would look to seal a place in the ODI tri-series final when they clash with a confident England side, here on Friday. The hosts are placed comfortably at top with two wins from as...
  • India on the mat as Australia drive the fourth Test January 7, 2015

    The first morning of the Test match did not quite turn out to be the way Virat Kohli would have liked it to be and by the end of the second day, it is almost a no brainer for him to understand that losing the toss has turned this Test...
  • 4th Test: Australia pile on the runs, India trail by 501 January 7, 2015

    The Sydney Cricket Ground on Wednesday witnessed Australia moving into a position from where it's difficult to see them losing, as captain Steven Smith's century and contributions from the lower order pushed Australia's score to 572 for 7 declared and Murali Vijay's third-ball duck put India on the back foot. Australia,...
  • Shaun Marsh joins select club run out on 99 December 30, 2014

    Melbourne: Shaun Marsh joined an unwanted select group in Test cricket when he was run out for 99 as Australia chased a declaration on the final day of the third Test against India on Tuesday. Marsh, knowing a declaration was imminent shortly before lunch, set off for a chancy single...
  • 3rd Test: Australia set up exciting final day finish December 29, 2014

    Shaun Marsh's fifty helped Australia stretch their lead to 326 runs against India at stumps on day four of the third Test in Melboure. Marsh (62*) and Ryan Harris (8*) remained unbeaten for hosts with the team ending the day on top with 261 for 7 on board. Ishant Sharma...
  • Shaun Marsh in latest injury scare for Australia December 24, 2014

    The Australian team received a fresh injury scare when middle-order batsman Shaun Marsh was struck on the hand at a practice session on Wednesday. This was the second injury scenario for the home team ahead of the commencement of third Test on Boxing Day against India after all-rounder Shane Watson was...
  • Looking to go up 2-0 on lively pitch: Steve Smith December 16, 2014

    Brisbane: Australia's new Test captain Steve Smith is excited about the prospect of playing with India on a lively Gabba pitch in the second cricket Test starting on Wednesday and said he wants his team to drive the advantage to go up 2-0 in the four-match series. India had lost the...
  • Hazlewood, Starc in Australia squad for second India Test December 16, 2014

    Australia have made three changes to their team for the second cricket Test against India starting in Brisbane on Wednesday. Shaun Marsh replaced Australia's injured captain Michael Clarke in the batting lineup, while Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc came in for fast bowlers Ryan Harris and Peter Siddle. Harris was ruled out...
  • Clarke's injury leaves Aussie selectors with much to ponder December 14, 2014

    Brisbane: With Michael Clarke already ruled out indefinitely because of a hamstring injury, Australia's selectors face some tricky decisions for the second Test against India. Australia lead the four-match series 1-0 after their nailbiting 48-run win at Adelaide Oval on Saturday but with the second match starting in Brisbane on Wednesday,...
  • Shaun Marsh to replace injured Michael Clarke for second Test December 13, 2014

    Adelaide: Shaun Marsh will replace injured Australia captain Michael Clarke for the second Test match against India, starting at Brisbane from December 17, Cricket Australia said on Saturday. Clarke ruled himself out of the remaining Test series against India after limping off the field with a hamstring strain on the final...
  • Clarke to play 1st Test against India, Hughes named 13th man December 8, 2014

    Adelaide: Australia captain Michael Clarke will play in what is expected to be an emotion-charged first Test against India after overcoming a hamstring injury to take his place in the Adelaide Oval match. Fast bowler Mitchell Johnson says Clarke is "100 percent fit" and will lead a team Tuesday that includes...
  • Shaun Marsh called into Test side as cover for Michael Clarke December 4, 2014

    Adelaide: Shaun Marsh has been called into Australia's squad for the first Test against India as cover for injured captain Michael Clarke. Marsh will join the 12-man squad in Adelaide, where the rescheduled four-Test series starts next Tuesday. Clarke has experienced recent hamstring and back issues. The Australian team is regrouping after...
  • Surgery rules out Australia's Shaun Marsh for four months July 22, 2014

    Sydney: Australia batsman Shaun Marsh is to have surgery on an injured elbow next week and will miss October's Test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates, Cricket Australia said on Tuesday. The 31yearold, who played in the first two Tests of the series win in South Africa that put...
  • IPL 7: Punjab not taking Kolkata lightly, says Shaun Marsh May 26, 2014

    They might have finished their IPL 2014 campaign at the top, but Kings XI Punjab are wary of the challenge that lies ahead when they take on Kolkata Knight Riders in the qualifiers at the Eden Gardens on May 27, said Australian import Shaun Marsh. "Obviously, we finished at top of...
  • Foreign players miss IPL buzz in the UAE April 17, 2014

    Foreign players David Miller and Shaun Marsh are missing the buzz which is usually seen in the Indian Premier League. Miller, the explosive South African batsman who is part of the Kings XI Punjab squad, found UAE completely different from India, where he has experienced more excitement around the league....
  • Australia to decide on return to Test side of Shane Watson February 17, 2014

    Port Elizabeth: Australia face a selection quandary with the return from injury of allrounder Shane Watson for the second Test against South Africa, which starts on Thursday. Watson exacerbated a calf injury on the eve of the first Test and watched from the stands as two players, selected since the recent...
  • As it happened: South Africa vs Australia, 1st Test, Day 3 February 14, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Daytwo roundup: Mitchell Johnson's breathtaking burst of fast bowling had topranked South Africa 140 for 6 and staggering in reply to Australia's firstinnings 397 after the second day of the first Test on Thursday. Johnson ripped out four South Africans,...
  • 1st Test: Redhot Mitchell Johnson rocks South Africa February 13, 2014

    Centurion: Mitchell Johnson's breathtaking burst of fast bowling had topranked South Africa 1406 and staggering in reply to Australia's firstinnings 397 after the second day of the first Test on Thursday. Johnson ripped out four South Africans, with captain Graeme Smith and Faf du Plessis falling to ferocious and nearunplayable...
  • As it happened: South Africa vs Australia, 1st Test, Day 2 February 13, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day1 Roundup: Shaun Marsh marked his return to Test cricket with a fighting century as Australia overcame a poor start on the first day at SuperSport Park on Wednesday. Australia were 297 for 4 at the close. They were reeling...
  • 1st Test: Shaun Marsh scores ton to put Australia in control on Day 1 vs SA February 12, 2014

    Late callup Shaun Marsh scored an unbeaten century in his first Test in two years to lead a middleorder recovery as Australia closed at 297 for four on the first day of the first Test against South Africa on Wednesday. Marsh, who arrived only on Sunday as an emergency replacement for...
  • Spotfixing scandal dented brand IPL: Ness Wadia February 12, 2014

    Bangalore: Kings XI Punjab owner Ness Wadia on Wednesday said the spotfixing scandal that rocked the Indian Premier League last year has made a dent on brand IPL. "I have not seen the Mudgal report and let us wait for the decision to come. Obviously there is a dent in brand...
  • Watson out of first Test, Marsh back in squad February 8, 2014

    Johannesburg: Allrounder Shane Watson has been ruled out of the first Test against South Africa starting on Wednesday after a slow recovery from a calf injury with Australia bringing Shaun Marsh back into their squad. Lefthanded batsman Marsh, who was in the original squad named by Australia for the tour but...
  • Hughes replaces injured Marsh in Australia squad January 30, 2014

    Australia replaced injured batsman Shaun Marsh with Phillip Hughes on Thursday while clearing fitagain paceman Jackson Bird to join the team in South Africa for the threeTest series starting on February 12. Though named in the 15man squad, both Marsh and Bird stayed put in Australia battling fitness issues. "As Shaun Marsh's...
  • Clarke confident on Marsh, Bird for South Africa tour January 29, 2014

    Sydney: Australian captain Michael Clarke on Wednesday said he was confident Shaun Marsh and Jackson Bird will be fit to face topranked South Africa as the squad flew out for a threeTest tour. Batsman Marsh is struggling with a calf strain while paceman Bird has a back problem, with both players...
  • As it happened: Australia vs England, 4th ODI January 24, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) England will be battling to avoid another series whitewash in the fourth oneday game against Australia on Friday, and are rallying round their beleaguered captain. Australia triumphed by seven wickets with 10 overs to spare in the third onedayer in Sydney...
  • Australia bring in new blood for South Africa tour, Bailey dropped January 20, 2014

    Perth: After a stunning Ashes triumph, Australia added specialist batsmen to a 15man squad unveiled on Monday for the upcoming tour against world number one South Africa. Uncapped Tasmanian Alex Doolan joins Shaun Marsh who returns to the Test scene after almost two years. Losing out is Ashes number six George Bailey...
  • Australia beat England by seven wickets in third ODI January 19, 2014

    Sydney: David Warner and Shaun Marsh smashed fifties to complement their bowlers' efforts as Australia crushed England by seven wickets in the third oneday international in Sydney on Sunday to take an unassailable 30 lead in the fivematch series. Warner blasted seven boundaries and two sixes in his 71 off just...
  • 3rd ODI: Australia look to open England's 'scars' wider January 18, 2014

    Sydney: Australia will be looking to open England's "scars" and close out the oneday series on Sunday, keeper Brad Haddin said after his team's thrilling onewicket victory over the luckless tourists in Brisbane. Alastair Cook's men have now lost the opening two oneday internationals which follow their demoralising 50 loss in...