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The Next Big Thing From Down Under

In a quest to find replacement for the legendary Shane Warne, Aussie selectors stumbled upon Steven Smith, a blond lookalike, who bowled decent leg spin in Shield cricket. 498 more words

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My Apology to the Australian Cricket Team

The Australian Cricket Team’s emotion throughout the loss of their friend Phillip Hughes, has been raw. They are openly wounded men who have lost their brother and the nation‘s reaction to this tragedy has been nothing short of phenomenal.  652 more words

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Mourning in unity

“So rest in peace, my friend and brother. I’ll see you out in the middle.”

These are the raw, heartbroken words of one of the most influential people in Australia, the captain of the Australian Cricket Team Michael Clarke, as he broke down in tears on national television.

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The Greatest Hazard in Life is to Risk Nothing

Despite my disdain for cricket and any sports that require hitting the object of interest away, nothing really describes the sadness I feel at the passing of Australian cricketer  362 more words

Eternal 63* - Phillip Hughes

This isn’t the piece I wanted to write. I had another.

I wanted to tell you it was in 2007 when I saw this kid hopping, buzing and flying around the crease and he first took my eye. 783 more words

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Richie Benaud reveals fight against Cancer

Former Australian skipper and a veteran commentator Richie Benaud revealed that he is suffering from skin cancer, and that the treatment is underway.

Benaud, who scored more than 2,000 runs for Australia in 63 test matches, announce at a public event in Sydney that he is going through radiation therapy. 200 more words

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