australia test captain

Pat Cummins was asked to 'confess' before getting Australia captain job

Cummins was made Australia's 47th Test captain ahead of Ashes series after Tim Paine stepped down last week and took an indefinite break from cricket following the 'sexting scandal'.

published on : 28th November 2021

Pat Cummins is new Australia cricket captain

The last fast bowler to lead Australia at test level was Ray Lindwall for a single match in 1956, and only as a stand-in. Cummins is Australia's 47th test captain.

published on : 26th November 2021

Reinstating Smith as Australia captain will only add to the circus, says Ian Healy

Australia Test captain Tim Paine has quit after news emerged about a past investigation by Cricket Australia about him sending an unsolicited explicit image to a female co-worker four years ago.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Time is right to make Pat Cummins captain, says ex-Australia spinner Shane Warne

Warne feels Cummins, who is the current vice-captain, should be named the captain immediately ahead of the Ashes series.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Cricket Australia Chairman admits it was a mistake to not strip Paine of captaincy three years ago

Tim Paine stepped down as Australia's Test skipper on Nov 19 after it emerged that he had sent an unsolicited explicit image of himself along with a string of lewd messages to a co-worker in 2017.

published on : 20th November 2021