AAP Australian Sports – Mitchell Starc and his coaches spent months watching replays of his damaging 2015 World Cup as he aimed to replicate that in this year’s tournament.

Summary

  • Mitchell Starc and his coaches spent months watching replays of his damaging 2015 World Cup as he aimed to replicate that in this year’s tournament.
  • The undeniable x-factor of this Australian campaign with the ball, Starc was player of the tournament in the Aussies’ last triumph with 22 wickets at 10.18.
  • “From a golden bullet point of view we’re basically trying to get him to feel like he did in 2015,” Starc’s bowling coach at NSW, Andre Adams, told AAP.
  • The pair worked closely together last summer, as Starc shrugged off criticism to return to form in the final Test against Sri Lanka.
  • “I’ve been pretty clear and calm in my approach to cricket in the last few months,” Starc said after the win.

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