Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Sun 14 Apr 2024 Australia were too negative against India, did not push hard enough for wins: Michael Clarke Former Australian captain Michael Clarke feels Australia displayed a negative approach during the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, which cost them. According to Clarke, the Aussies went down to an injury-ravaged India because they were scared to lose, and did not push hard enough for wins. Despite playing with a relatively inexperienced XI, India managed to defeat Australia by three wickets at the Gabba and clinch the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2-1. Laxman, Srikkanth hit Clarke’s ‘sucking up to Kohli for IPL’ theory for a six Indian legend VVS Laxman is not too impressed with former Australian captain Michael Clarke’s claims that Australian cricketers ‘sucked up’ to India captain Virat Kohli and went soft on him as they wanted to protect their IPL contracts. Contradicting Clarke, Laxman stated that being nice does not guarantee any player a place in an IPL franchise, and that much more needs to be done to earn the big bucks. Australian players sucked up to India and Kohli with IPL contracts in mind: Clarke Former Australian captain Michael Clarke has claimed that Australian players of recent times have refrained from sledging Indians, particularly skipper Virat Kohli, as they were mindful of their Indian Premier League (IPL) contracts. This is what Michael Clarke feels about India opting out of Day-night Test Former Australia captain Michael Clarke has opined that India opted out of the day-night Test since this is the best chance for them to win a Test series in Australia. Similarities in this Indian team and Australia over the years: Clarke Virat Kohli's Team India are in great form at the moment, and former Australia skipper Michael Clarke Michael Clarke impressed as Dhoni plays 300th ODI Mahendra Singh Dhoni will achieve yet another milestone when India take on Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI on Thursday. He will be featuring in his 300th ODI. Michael Clarke on CA's move to woo players away from IPL Cricket Australia is trying to woo its key players away from the IPL with better contracts Starc’s absence a big blow: Clarke Former Australia captain Michael Clarke has said that Mitchell Starc’s absence will be a big hole for the visitors to fill during the last two Tests against India. Starc has been ruled out of the rest of the Test series owing