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Tim Paine


Australia skipper Tim Paine says Ashes going ahead, with or without Joe Root

October 01, 2021 9:40 am

England skipper Joe Root and others on his team have expressed doubts about the tour due to 'bubble fatigue' and concerns their families will not be able to travel with them due to Australia's strict protocols.

Tim Paine 'extremely confident' of being fit to lead Australia in opening Ashes Test

September 17, 2021 11:20 am

The 36-year-old, who had disc replacements on his C-6 and C-7 in the neck, is expected to be under recovery for six weeks while the first Ashes Test is slated to begin at the Gabba from December 8.

Australia skipper Tim Paine to have surgery ahead of Ashes

September 13, 2021 1:00 pm

Cricket Australia said Paine had been suffering from pain in his neck and left arm because of "a bulging disc which reduced his ability to train at full intensity and has not responded to treatment"

Asghar Afghan slams Tim Paine for “Boycott Afghanistan” comments

September 12, 2021 11:30 am

After coming across the comments, Asghar urged Paine to refrain from giving such statements and appealed all nations to support Afghanistan and its national team. He also stated that Paine made his statement without knowing the actual circumstances

Looks impossible for Afghanistan to play in T20 World Cup: Tim Paine

September 10, 2021 3:26 pm

Afghanistan named its T20 World Cup squad on Thursday with Rashid Khan as the skipper, but the star spinner immediately resigned from captaincy, stating he was not consulted before picking the 15-member side

Australia captain Tim Paine wants fully-fit Steve Smith for Ashes campaign

July 05, 2021 5:21 pm

Steve Smith was ruled out of the team's limited-overs tour of the West Indies and Bangladesh with a left elbow injury and said last week that the five-test Ashes series is his primary focus.

Tim Paine apologises to New Zealand for picking India to win WTC final

June 26, 2021 12:07 pm

Tim Paine had predicted India would "comfortably" beat Kane Williamson's side in the WTC final, only to be ridiculed on social media after New Zealand completed an eight-wicket win in Southampton this week.

India will emerge champions in WTC final: Australia Test skipper Tim Paine

June 15, 2021 11:15 am

New Zealand are coming into the match well-prepared, following their 1-0 series-win over hosts England but for Paine, it won't count for much as he believes the win came against a depleted home side.

Tim Paine says Marnus Labuschagne will make a 'great' captain

June 14, 2021 1:21 pm

Tim Paine has been impressed by Marnus Labuschagne's enthusiasm and expects the prolific batsman to play a bigger role in the near future.

Bowlers, Cameron Bancroft 'clear the air' over Sandpapergate, says Tim Paine

May 19, 2021 10:59 am

Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc and Nathan Lyon issued a strongly-worded statement on Tuesday denying any knowledge of the plot and calling for an end to "rumour-mongering" and "innuendo".