January 13, 2021 11:52 am
The latest addition to the Indian injury list is Ravindra Jadeja, who was hit on his thumb, and pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah, who has been ruled out of the last Test following an abdominal strain.
January 13, 2021 9:59 am
Steve Smith was accused of scuffing up the batsman's guard during the drinks break in the first session on Monday in the drawn Test. But Langer backed Smith to the hilt, coming down heavily on the criticism, mostly driven by fans online and some former players like Michael Vaughan.
January 05, 2021 12:10 pm
Asked about Australia's low-scoring in the current series and if that is a concern, Langer cited various factors, the biggest being India's lethal accuracy with the ball.
December 24, 2020 10:22 am
Langer did admit that the absence of Kohli (paternity leave) and Mohammed Shami (wrist fracture) would be an advantage for his team but the focus firmly remains on its own planning.
November 18, 2020 3:34 pm
A new book has revealed former Australian Test batsman and head coach Justin Langer's 26-year-old letter to Sir Don Bradman in which he sought advice from the legendary cricketer.
November 15, 2020 2:07 pm
The trio of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, and Pat Cummins is likely to be the first choice in the pace department but the selectors also have a lot of options to choose in the 17-member squad.
November 13, 2020 9:24 am
Virat Kohli will head home after the series-opening test at Adelaide Oval to be with his wife ahead of the birth of their first child, robbing India of their captain and star batsman.
October 15, 2020 9:07 am
Australia are scheduled to play five T20s in New Zealand from Feb 22 - March 7, which would clash with the proposed test tour of South Africa.
September 21, 2020 4:26 pm
The series, India's first since February-March contest in New Zealand, is set to start on December 3 but there is still some confusion over the venues since different Australian states have different lockdown protocols.
September 15, 2020 4:13 pm
Australia captain Aaron Finch previously said his team decided against taking a knee after raising the matter with England skipper Eoin Morgan because "education around it is more important than the protest."