Aussies to adopt mark of respect for England ODI series

Aussies to adopt mark of respect for England ODI series

Aussies to adopt mark of respect for England ODI series

"Words are words, come Wednesday, it's time for us to act on those words and show it by actions".

Not only have former Australia captain Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner - two of the world's best one-day batsmen - been given year-long bans for their role in the ball-tampering scandal in Cape Town in March - but Australia are also without their injured Ashes-winning fast-bowling trio of Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood.

Jonny Bairstow has insisted England can cope with the pressure of being the world's top-ranked one-day worldwide side as they head into a five-match series against Australia on the back of a shock six-run defeat by Scotland.

The left-hander denied it was a reality check, but admitted they deserved to lose.

Captain Eoin Morgan said that the defeat will act as ideal preparation for the series, and Bairstow agreed that it will be a completely different challenge to face an Australia side going through an uncertain period following the suspension of two key players and a change in leadership.

"I don't think we were far away, we go to a ground now that we know really well in The Oval, and we'll be up for the challenge". We might have scraped past them and won, but there were still quite a few mistakes made that we need to rectify and learn from ahead of the Australia series.

PICTURE: Trump sits defiant against G7 leaders
Her interview came about a day after Trump refused to endorse the G7 summit's communique that called for reducing tariff barriers. At the G-7 summit, Trump's spokeswoman, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, said the US was "close to a deal" on NAFTA.

"We didn't do enough to win, if we had won it would have been a bonus given the position we got ourselves in".

Scotland's victory will send out a powerful message to the ICC, which voted to restrict the 2019 World Cup to 10 teams from the previous 14, which makes it far more hard for second-tier sides to qualify.

A combination of a controversial umpiring decision - with no review system in place - and rain saw them just miss out in the qualifying tournament in Zimbabwe.

England one-day captain Morgan has agreed to the request, but only for the opening game of the five-match series.

Former Durham and Warwickshire batsman MacLeod said Scotland's first worldwide cricket win over England was a "massive statement".

"We want more games. It's important for the game to have a strong Australia side - we're more than happy to shake hands if that creates a different image for people".

Recommended News

  • South Korea Didn't See This Coming - Cortney O'Brien

    South Korea Didn't See This Coming - Cortney O'Brien

    His statement follows a report from the New York Times, which criticized the White House for lacking a scientific advisory team. Kim legitimacy with this summit", Thomas Countryman, a top arms control official under President Barack Obama, told Reuters .
    House vote still looms at Net Neutrality comes to an end

    House vote still looms at Net Neutrality comes to an end

    Under the old policy, any blocking or slowing of websites would directly run afoul of the rules, inviting immediate enforcement. Another misleading ISP claim is that they want to get rid of Title II, and not net neutrality rules in general.

    Star Fox is coming to Ubisoft’s Starlink: Battle for Atlas

    On Switch, the game will be getting Star Fox-related content, with Fox McCloud shown off in an ARWing in a trailer . As the player ads or removes starship chassis, weapons or pilots, their in-game ship will change, too.
  • Banned former Federation Internationale de Football Association  president Sepp Blatter to attend World Cup in Russia

    Banned former Federation Internationale de Football Association president Sepp Blatter to attend World Cup in Russia

    Joachim Low's defending champions are expected to be the first side to retain the World Cup since Brazil in 1962 by 38 percent of players.
    North Korea summit: How Trump will communicate, negotiate with Kim Jong Un

    North Korea summit: How Trump will communicate, negotiate with Kim Jong Un

    Singapore residents lined downtown streets to watch Trump's armoured vehicle, dubbed The Beast, travel from the Shangri-La hotel. The first such meeting with a sitting USA president will help rebrand the North Korean leader from pariah to peacemaker.
    South Koreans hold mixed views on the Trump-Kim summit

    South Koreans hold mixed views on the Trump-Kim summit

    On the U.S. side, Trump was to be joined by Pompeo, chief of staff John Kelly, national security adviser John Bolton and U.S. It's a dramatic departure for Trump, who kicked off 2018 bragging that his nuclear button is "much bigger" than Kim's.
  • United Kingdom  government wins key Brexit parliamentary battle

    United Kingdom government wins key Brexit parliamentary battle

    But pro-EU Tory MP Heidi Allen warned that other members of the Government may follow Dr Lee out of the door. The Daily Express thundered: "Ignore the will of the people at your peril".
    Trump After Kim Summit

    Trump After Kim Summit

    Asked by Van Susteren about human rights abuses, Trump replied: "Look, he's doing what he's seen done, if you look at it". There was some confusion in the USA over precisely what military cooperation Mr Trump had promised to halt.
    Pompeo says U.S.  is willing to 'make security assurances' to North Korea

    Pompeo says U.S. is willing to 'make security assurances' to North Korea

    The clearest benchmarks about what the U.S.is seeking from the summit, however, have come from Pompeo rather than Trump. When asked upon landing in Singapore how he was feeling about the encounter, Trump gave a brief answer: "Very good".
  • EA Reveal New Details About Anthem And A New Trailer

    EA Reveal New Details About Anthem And A New Trailer

    Mech suites, giant monsters, attractive open world and much more , the Anthem E3 2018 trailer packs it all in one 2 minute video. It has now been confirmed that Anthem players will be able to complete the entire game on their own if they so desire.
    How to Watch the 2018 Tony Awards Red Carpet Livestream

    How to Watch the 2018 Tony Awards Red Carpet Livestream

    Trump's name three times in a short, obscene salvo that brought the Radio City Music Hall audience roaring to its feet". And I just want to say how proud I am to be a part of a community that celebrates diversity and individuality.
    What Really Sparked Trump's Outrage Over Trudeau's Statement?

    What Really Sparked Trump's Outrage Over Trudeau's Statement?

    Trump has already kick-started an investigation into auto imports , which could result in tariffs on foreign vehicles. President of the European Council Donald Tusk said that "There is a special place in heaven for Justin Trudeau ".

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.