Maxwell and Vini share a light moment.
Batting star Maxwell’s self-imposed exile from international cricket ended earlier this month when he was named in Australia’s limited-overs squads to tour South Africa, but in-form Marcus Stoinis missed out.
Maxwell, who stood down from Australian duties in October saying he needed a break to deal with mental health issues, was named in both the one-day and Twenty20 squads to face the Proteas.
Selector Trevor Hohns said Maxwell had earned a recall with his performances captaining the Melbourne Stars in the Big Bash League (BBL), where he has scored 389 runs at an average of 43.22.
Mental wellbeing as much as physical health is emerging as a key challenge for modern-day cricketers — with relentless schedules, intense public scrutiny and the fear of failure weighing heavily.
India skipper has reached yet another milestone in One-Day cricket by becoming the fastest batsman to score 12,000 runs in One-Day Internationals.
Australian cricket chief Kevin Roberts insisted the return of Steve Smith and David Warner will not disrupt the resurgent team as a report on Friday revealed senior players threatened a boycott
Emilio was involved in an accident involving the quadbike on private property as it turned over and fell on top of him. Emergency responders were unable to rescue the 18-year-old.
Indian wrestler Ravi Kumar Dahiya fetched more glory to the country with another silver on Thursday. He fought a bravely but faiuled to beat the Russian Olympic
Committee's (ROC) Zavur Uguev in the final of the men's freestyle 57 kg at the Tokyo Olympics.
The New Zealand cricket team will play three ICC Men's Cricket World Cup Super League ODIs and five T20Is on their first tour of Pakistan in 18 years, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Thursday while announcing the schedule of the upcoming tour.
Sydney McLaughlin smashed her own world record to clinch Olympic gold in the women’s 400m hurdles on Wednesday. cLaughlin cleared the hurdles in 51.46 seconds, with defending champion Dalilah Muhammad settled for silver in 51.58 after