Age, The (Melbourne, Australia) – “I won’t be batting in the nets in India in preparation for a comeback and as I have always said the game owes me nothing, I owe it everything.”
Clarke was quoted in the story as saying he “would do anything to help the Australian cricket team”.

Summary

  • Clarke was quoted in the story as saying he “would do anything to help the Australian cricket team”.
  • Clarke, who retired after losing the Ashes series in England three years ago, was quoted in the article saying he would play for free.
  • Clarke added he is yet to hear a response from Sutherland, the Cricket Australia chief executive.
  • The 37-year-old Clarke battled with a chronic back problem in the latter stages of a glittering career in which he scored 8643 runs in 115 Tests and chalked up 28 centuries.
  • Brad Hogg played at 45,” Clarke was quoted as saying.


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