Super Sport – Wicketkeeper Tim Paine has been recalled by Australia for the first time in seven years for the Ashes series against England which starts next Thursday in Brisbane.

Summary

  • Wicketkeeper Tim Paine has been recalled by Australia for the first time in seven years for the Ashes series against England which starts next Thursday in Brisbane.
  • “Tim was identified as an international player a long time ago and has always been renowned as a very good gloveman, also performing well for us whenever he has represented Australia in any format,” national selector Trevor Hohns said in a statement.
  • “Cameron has been a player of interest to us for some time now, having been unlucky to miss out on the test tour to Bangladesh that was cancelled in 2015,” Hohns added.
  • “He is a very talented and tough cricketer who shows a good temperament for test cricket.
  • Squad for the first two Ashes tests in Brisbane and Adelaide:


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