Topic: Faulkner
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May 12, 2014

Smith and Faulkner top Yuvraj in thriller

BANGALORE - Yuvraj Singh enjoyed his best day in months, scoring a blistering 38-ball 83 and then picking up four wickets, but Rajasthan Royals showed once more on Sunday night that any individual brilliance thrown at them can be countered with all-round effort. Royal Challengers Bangalore posted ...

Australian all-rounder Faulkner ruled out of South Africa tour

SYDNEY - All-rounder James Faulkner has been ruled out of Australia's Test tour of South Africa with a knee injury and is due to have surgery on Tuesday, cricket chiefs said. Australia, full of confidence after an unchanged XI whitewashed England 5-0 in the Ashes, are also sweating on batsman Shaun ...

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January 18, 2014

Faulkner heroics send England crashing

BRISBANE - Australian allrounder James Faulkner smashed 69 runs from just 47 balls to give Australia a miraculous one wicket win in the second one day international at the Gabba on Friday. Chasing 301 for victory, Australia looked down and out at 244-9 with six overs remaining.But Faulkner had ...

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October 21, 2013

Ishant gets another life despite Faulkner thrashing

NEW DELHI - Fast bowler Ishant Sharma retained his place for the remaining four ODIs as the BCCI tweeted an unchanged squad for the ongoing series against Australia after India lost two of the first three matches.Ishant finished with figures of 1 for 63 from eight overs in the third ODI after ...

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October 20, 2013

Faulkner, Voges snatch victory from India

MOHALI - A quick-fire half century from James Faulkner in death overs and gritty knock by Adam Voges helped Australia chase down 304-run target and snatch victory from India in the nail biting third ODI at PCA stadium in Mohali on Saturday.Faulkner, who came to bat with Australia six down at 213, ...

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September 10, 2013

Faulkner keen to make Australia lead count

MANCHESTER - James Faulkner hopes Australia can use the advantage of winning the second one-day international at Old Trafford to press on to a series win just as England did in the Ashes.Australia came close in the first Test but England’s 14-run win in Nottingham put them on course for ...

Watson, Faulkner star in Australia's ODI series win

CANBERRA  - Shane Watson hit a century on his return from injury and James Faulkner claimed four wickets as Australia beat the West Indies by 39 runs to claim victory in the one-day international series on Wednesday.Watson, opening the innings after four weeks out with a calf injury, smashed ...