Shaun Marsh

  • 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 27, 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 16, 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 14, 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 13, 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...
  • 2nd ODI, Aus vs Eng: as it happened January 17, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: England opt to bat against Australia. England were hoping to redeem their campaign in the 50over format but got off to a bad start by losing the first onedayer against Australia in Melbourne by six wickets. But the fivematch ODI series...
  • Australia's Shaun Marsh out of Champions League T20 September 17, 2013

    Australia batsman Shaun Marsh has been ruled out of playing for the Perth Scorchers in the upcoming Champions League Twenty20 tournament in India, Cricket Australia announced Monday. Marsh will return to Australia on Tuesday after suffering a right hamstring strain during England's three-wicket win in the fourth one-day international in Cardiff...
  • Michael Clarke doubtful for crucial fifth ODI September 15, 2013

    Southampton: Australia captain Michael Clarke could miss the fifth one-day international against England on Monday after suffering a recurrence of his chronic back problem. The Australians had already planned to recall opener Phil Hughes in place of Shaun Marsh, who is ruled out after hurting his hamstring in the fourth one-dayer,...
  • Shaun Marsh says Scotland thrashing 'worthwhile' September 4, 2013

    Ediburgh: Australia's Shaun Marsh insisted a 200-run win over an outclassed Scotland side in Edinburgh on Tuesday had been a "worthwhile" exercise ahead of the five-match ODI series with England. While England were tested by Ireland on Tuesday before completing a six-wicket win in Malahide ahead of Friday's series opener...
  • Australia beat Scotland by 200 runs in ODI September 3, 2013

    Edinburgh: Australia convincingly beat Scotland by 200 runs Tuesday in their one-off ODI after an outstanding partnership between centurions Aaron Finch and Shaun Marsh. The Australians, searching for a boost of confidence after their Ashes loss in England in July and August, lay a perfect foundation after they were sent in...
  • Aaron Finch, Shaun Marsh set Australian ODI opening record September 3, 2013

    Edinburgh: Australia's latest opening pair of Aaron Finch and Shaun Marsh obliterated the previous best opening partnership for their country in ODI cricket, smashing Scotland for 246 in 38.2 overs on Tuesday in a one-off match. Scotland's bowlers were torn apart as Finch (148) and Marsh (151) went pas the...
  • England vs Australia, 1st T20: as it happened August 30, 2013

    Click here for the live updates from the first Twenty20 between England and Australia. Joe Root remained unbeaten on 90 as England failed 39 runs short of Australia's score of 248. Toss and team news: England won the toss and elected to bowl. For Australia Fawad Ahmed makes debut. Teams: Australia: David Warner, Aaron...
  • Australia A beat India A by 25 runs to enter Triseries final August 11, 2013

    Australia A produced an allround performance to beat India A by 25 runs to register their victory which ensured their place in the final of the triseries. With Australia qualifying for the summit clash, the result of final round robin match between India and South Africa will decide on other finalist....
  • Marsh out of CPL June 23, 2013

    Bridgetown, Barbados: Australian cricketer Shaun Marsh has withdrawn from the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) tournament scheduled to start in July. The CPL has confirmed that Marsh will not be available to participate in the 2013 tournament. The reason for his unavailability is due to a recently confirmed Australia A Team tour...
  • Kings XI Punjab sign off IPL 6 on a high May 18, 2013

    Dharamsala: Coming to form during the later half of the tournament, Punjab posted a a stiff total of 184 that eventually turned out to be too much for the visitors, Mumbai Indians. Mumbai went in with the same side as in the game against Rajasthan Royals. Sachin Tendulkar once again...
  • KXIP batsmen set up narrow victory over Delhi Daredevils May 16, 2013

    Dharamsala: On a dark day that seriously threatened the IPL's credibility, Kings XI Punjab maintained their focus of trying to make it to the playoffs with a sevenrun win over Delhi Daredevils at their second home of Dharamsala. Delhi picked five bowlers and opted to field but the desired impact...
  • Rahane, Samson ease Rajasthan past sloppy Punjab May 9, 2013

    Mohali: Rajasthan Royals moved closer to sealing a place in the IPL 6 playoffs after emphatically brushing aside Kings XI Punjab by eight wickets at the PCA Stadium on Thursday. The visitors came to Mohali chasing two points to move nearer to 20 and did just that, keeping Punjab to...