Tag Archives: PAINE


Paine ICC ben Stokes Australia England

Paine admits to losing sleep thinking about Stokes

09 September, 2019 8:53 am 8:53 am

LONDON (ICC) – England all-rounder Ben Stokes’ incredible innings to snatch a one-wicket victory for the hosts in the third Ashes Test at Headingley still worries Australia captain Tim Paine. The series, which is currently levelled at 1-1, has reached a feverish stage, with the fourth Test at Old Trafford set to receive a sold-out … Read More


Stokes threat keeps Aussie skipper Paine awake at night

09 September, 2019 7:26 pm 7:26 pm

MANCHESTER (Reuters) – It is nine days since Ben Stokes hit a remarkable 135 not out to win the third Test of the Ashes series at Headingley, and as he prepares for the next instalment, Australia captain Tim Paine said thoughts of how to outwit the England batsman keep him awake at night. England were … Read More


Beaten Australia struggle without banned batsmen: Paine

12 December, 2018 11:14 am 11:14 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia captain Tim Paine praised India’s bowling attack for securing victory in the third Test on Sunday, but believes the result could have been different had Steve Smith and David Warner been available for the home side in Melbourne. A rebuilding Australia slumped to a 137-run defeat to fall 2-1 behind in … Read More