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Adam Bright (born 11 August 1984, in Melbourne) is an Australian left-handed pitcher.
Ashley Alexander Mallett (born 13 July 1945, in Chatswood, New South Wales) is a former Australian cricketer who played in 38 Tests and 9 One Day Internationals between 1968 and 1980.
The Austral-Asia Cup was a One Day International cricket tournament held at Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
The Australian national baseball team represents Australia in international baseball tournaments and competitions.
The Australia national cricket team is the joint oldest team in Test cricket history, having played in the first ever Test match in 1877.
The Australian cricket team toured England in the 1977 season to play five Test matches for the 1977 Ashes series against England.
The Australian cricket team in England in 1980 played 5 first-class matches including the Centenary Test to mark 100 years of Test cricket in England.
The tour by the Australian cricket team in England in 1981 included the 51st Ashes series of Test matches between Australia and England.
The Australian cricket team toured India in the 1986–87 season to play a three-match Test series and a five-match one day international series against India.
The Australian cricket team toured New Zealand in the 1973-74 season to play a three-match Test series against New Zealand.
The Australian cricket team toured New Zealand in the 1976–77 season to play a two-match Test series against New Zealand.
The Australian cricket team toured New Zealand in the 1981-82 season to play three-match One Day International and Test series against New Zealand.
The Australian cricket team toured New Zealand in the 1985–86 season to play a three-match Test series and four-match one day series against New Zealand.
The Australian cricket team toured Pakistan in February to March 1980 to play a three-match Test series against Pakistan.
The Australian cricket team toured Pakistan in the 1982–83 season to play a three-match Test series against Pakistan.
The World Series Cricket tour of the West Indies took place between February and April 1979.
In the sport of cricket, batting is the act or skill of hitting the cricket ball with a cricket bat to score runs or prevent the loss of one's wicket.
Robert George Holland (19 October 1946 – 17 September 2017) was a New South Wales and Australian cricketer.
Bowling, in cricket, is the action of propelling the ball toward the wicket defended by a batsman.
Bruce Yardley (born 5 September 1947, in Midland, Western Australia) is a former Australian cricketer who played in 33 Tests and seven ODIs from 1978 to 1983, taking 126 Test wickets.
Chennai (formerly known as Madras or) is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Chetan Sharma (born 3 January 1966) is a former Indian cricketer, who played Tests and ODIs as a fast medium pace bowler for Indian cricket team.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
David Ivon Gower OBE (born 1 April 1957) is a former English cricketer who became the captain of the England cricket team during the 1980s.
David William Hookes (3 May 1955 – 19 January 2004) was a South Australian and Australian cricketer, broadcaster and coach of the Victorian cricket team.
David Hourn (born 9 September 1949) is an Australian cricketer.
Dunedin (Ōtepoti) is the second-largest city in the South Island of New Zealand, and the principal city of the Otago region.
The England cricket team represents England and Wales (and, until 1992, also Scotland) in international cricket.
Fast bowling is one of the two main approaches to bowling in the sport of cricket, the other being spin bowling.
First-class cricket is an official classification of the highest-standard international or domestic matches in the sport of cricket.
Footscray is an inner-western suburb (neighbourhood) of Melbourne, Australia, 5 km from Melbourne's Central Business District.
Gary "Gus" John Gilmour (26 June 195110 June 2014) was an Australian cricketer who played in 15 Tests and 5 One Day Internationals (ODIs) between 1973 and 1977.
Geoffrey Francis Lawson, OAM (born 7 December 1957) is a former Australian cricketer and the former coach of the Pakistan cricket team.
Gideon Clifford Jeffrey Davidson Haigh (born 29 December 1965) is an English-born Australian journalist who writes about sport (especially cricket) and business.
Graeme Robert Beard (born 19 August 1950 in Auburn, New South Wales, Australia) is a former Australian cricketer who played in 3 Tests and 2 ODIs from 1980 to 1981.
Gregory Richard John "Mo" Matthews (born 15 December 1959 in Newcastle, New South Wales) is a former New South Wales and Australian cricket all rounder (off-spin bowler and left-handed batsman) who is now a television cricket commentator.
Howzat! Kerry Packer's War is an Australian drama-miniseries set in the 1970s that premiered on the Nine Network on Sunday 19 August 2012.
Ian Michael Chappell (born 26 September 1943) is a former cricketer who played for South Australia and Australia.
Ian David Craig, OAM (12 June 193516 November 2014) was an Australian cricketer who represented the Australian national team in 11 Tests between 1953 and 1958.
Ian Ritchie Redpath (born 11 May 1941, Geelong, Victoria) is a former Australian cricketer who played in 66 Tests and 5 ODIs from 1964 to 1976.
The India national cricket team, also known as Team India and Men in Blue, is governed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), and is a full member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) with Test, One Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 International (T20I) status.
Mohammad Iqbal Qasim (محمد اقبال قاسم; born August 6, 1953 in Karachi, Sindh) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in 50 Tests and 15 ODIs from 1976 to 1988.
James Donald Higgs (born 11 July 1950, Kyabram, Victoria) is a former Australian leg spinner who played in 22 Tests from 1978 to 1981.
Karachi (کراچی; ALA-LC:,; ڪراچي) is the capital of the Pakistani province of Sindh.
Kerry James O'Keeffe (born 25 November 1949, Hurstville, New South Wales) is a former Australian cricketer and a former commentator for Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) Radio.
Kiran Shankar More (born 4 September 1962) is a former Indian cricketer and wicket-keeper for the Indian cricket team from 1984 to 1993.
The Lancashire League is a competitive league of local cricket clubs drawn from the small to middle-sized mill towns, mainly but not exclusively, of East Lancashire.
Left-arm orthodox spin also known as Slow Left Arm Orthodox spin bowling is a type of Left Arm Finger Off spin bowling in the sport of cricket.
List A cricket is a classification of the limited-overs (one-day) form of the sport of cricket.
This is a list of Victoria first-class cricketers.
Lord's Cricket Ground, commonly known simply as Lord's, is a cricket venue in St John's Wood, London.
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.
Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Mumbai (also known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra.
Murray John Bennett (born 6 October 1956, Brisbane, Queensland) is a former Australian cricketer who played in three Tests and eight ODIs from 1984 to 1985.
The New Zealand national cricket team, nicknamed the Black Caps, played their first Test in 1930 against England in Christchurch, becoming the fifth country to play Test cricket.
In cricket, a batsman will be not out if he comes out to bat in an innings and has not been dismissed by the end of the innings.
A One Day International (ODI) is a form of limited overs cricket, played between two teams with international status, in which each team faces a fixed number of overs, usually 50.
The Pakistan national cricket team (پاکستان قومی کرکٹ ٹیم), popularly referred to as the Shaheens (شاہینز), Green Shirts and Men in Green, is administered by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).
Peter Raymond Sleep (born 4 May 1957 in Penola, South Australia) is a former Australian cricketer who played 14 Tests for Australia between 1979 and 1990.
Richard Daryl "Richie" Robinson (born 8 June 1946 in East Melbourne, Victoria) is a former Australian cricketer who played in three Tests and two ODIs in 1977.
Rodney Malcolm Hogg (born 5 March 1951) is a former Victorian, South Australian and Australian cricketer.
Ronald Graham "Ron" Archer AM (25 October 1933 – 27 May 2007) was an Australian Test cricketer.
Sharjah (الشارقة; Gulf Arabic: aš-šārja) is the third largest and third most populous city in the United Arab Emirates, forming part of the Dubai-Sharjah-Ajman metropolitan area.
Tauseef Ahmed (born 10 May 1958) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in 34 Tests and 70 ODIs from 1980 to 1993.
Terence Michael Alderman (born 12 June 1956 in Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia) is a former Australian cricketer who played primarily as a right-arm fast-medium bowler.
Terrence James Jenner (8 September 1944 – 25 May 2011) was an Australian cricketer who played nine Tests and one ODI from 1970 to 1975.
Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket and is considered its highest standard.
The Canberra Times is a daily newspaper, published by Fairfax Media in Canberra.
Tom George Hogan (born 23 September 1956, Merredin, Western Australia) is a former Australian cricketer.
Trevor Victor Hohns (born 23 January 1954, Nundah, Queensland) is a former Queensland and Australian cricketer who played in seven Tests in 1989 where debuted at the age of 34.
Trevor John Laughlin (born 30 January 1951, Nyah West, Victoria) is a former Australian cricketer who played in three Tests and six ODIs from 1978 to 1979.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE; دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة), sometimes simply called the Emirates (الإمارات), is a federal absolute monarchy sovereign state in Western Asia at the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing maritime borders with Qatar to the west and Iran to the north.
The Victoria cricket team, who were until 2018 named Victorian Bushrangers, is an Australian first class cricket team based in Melbourne, Victoria.
Wasim Hasan Raja (Urdu) (3 July 1952 – 23 August 2006), was a Pakistani cricketer who played in 57 Tests and 54 ODIs for the Pakistani national cricket team from 1973 to 1985.
The West Indies cricket team, colloquially known as and (since June 2017) officially branded as the Windies, is a multi-national cricket team representing the Caribbean region and administered by Cricket West Indies.
World Series Cricket (WSC) was a break away professional cricket competition staged between 1977 and 1979 and organised by Kerry Packer for his Australian television network, Nine Network.
In 1978, prior to the start of the second season of World Series Cricket, the WSC Australia XI and WSC World XI teams embarked on a brief tour of New Zealand, the first time that WSC teams had played outside Australia.
Syed Zaheer Abbas Kirmani (in Punjabi and Urdu: سید ظہیر عباس کرمانی; born 24 July 1947), popularly known as Zaheer Abbas, is a former Pakistani cricketer.