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Australia recover after wobbly start in Canberra

02 February, 2019 9:45 am 9:45 am

CANBERRA (Reuters) – Australia lost three early wickets to Sri Lanka’s makeshift pace attack in a wobbly start to the second and final Test on Friday before recovering to reach 103 for three at lunch. Opening batsman Joe Burns was on 46 and Travis Head 39 for the hosts as they led the recovery through … Read More

Australia shuffle pack for Sri Lanka after India batting failures

01 January, 2019 11:20 am 11:20 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Top-order batsmen Matt Renshaw and Joe Burns have been recalled, while the highly rated Will Pucovski appears set to win his first cap as the Australia selectors culled four underperforming players for the two-test home series against Sri Lanka. Batsmen Aaron Finch, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb and all-rounder Mitchell Marsh were all … Read More