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Australian captain Aaron Finch remaining flexible ahead of T20 World Cup defence

Australian captain Aaron Finch has admitted he is open to batting lower down the order, heading into the side's T20 World Cup defence later this year. After breaking through for their maiden T20WC last October, Australia will now host the tournament this year, with many expecting them to go back-to-back given their growing confidence and well-suited conditions.
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Tim David cashes in, Aaron Finch and Steve Smith miss out during IPL auction

Tim David has been purchased for a staggering $1.53m AUD during the IPL auction on Sunday night - more than any other Australia player. The 25-year-old, who originally hails from Singapore, has been making a name for himself in T20 leagues around the world including the Big Bash, where the Hurricanes batsman has become known for his power-hitting.
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Australian white-ball captain Aaron Finch endorses Andrew McDonald as next coach

Australia's white-ball captain Aaron Finch has endorsed Andrew McDonald as the next head coach, following Justin Langer's ugly exit from the role. Langer handed in his resignation last weekend, putting an end to months of speculation regarding his future, with Cricket Australia now on the hunt for a permanent replacement.
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Will be huge honour to defend T20 WC in front of home fans: Aaron Finch

Melbourne [Australia], February 7 (ANI): Australia limited-overs skipper Aaron Finch on Monday said that it will be a huge honour for his side to defend the T20 World Cup in front of home fans in 2022. Australia had won the T20 World Cup 2021 after defeating New Zealand in the...
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Australia were deserved T20 World Cup winners, says Aaron Finch

After Australia completed a remarkable comeback from being humiliated by England in the Super 12s to winning the T20 World Cup, sweeping New Zealand aside in the final with a display that perfectly fused attitude and ability, Aaron Finch insisted that even at their lowest ebb he never saw his side as anything other than champions in waiting.
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Australia captain Aaron Finch admits key role of coin toss in World Cup triumph

Aaron Finch revelled in the “awesome” feeling of leading Australia to their first men’s T20 World Cup crown but confessed the outcome of the coin toss was a major factor throughout their campaign.Finch called correctly for the sixth time in seven matches ahead of the final against New Zealand and, with teams batting second under lights winning every tournament game in Dubai there was little doubting what he would do.New Zealand amassed 172 for four, largely thanks to Kane Williamson’s 85 off 48 balls, but twin fifties from David Warner and Mitchell Marsh helped Australia win by a thumping...
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T20 World Cup 2021 final: Aaron Finch relishing another of Australia’s ‘great battles’ against New Zealand

Australia captain Aaron Finch is relishing another one his side’s “great battles” against New Zealand in Dubai on Sunday as both nations attempt to lift the T20 World Cup for the first time.While both sides are accustomed to making the knockout stages of global events, few expected the final to be played between Antipodean rivals Australia and New Zealand, sixth and fourth respectively in the format’s world rankings.This is a rematch of the 2015 50-over World Cup final, which Australia won at a canter, although New Zealand had the upper hand when they met in five T20s earlier this year,...
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Australia ‘written off’ but can still win World Cup, Aaron Finch insists

Australia captain Aaron Finch insists he has had unwavering belief in his side at the T20 World Cup despite feeling they were being written off in some quarters.With just four wins in 15 T20s this year, albeit with weakened squads on many occasions, before starting their campaign in the United Arab Emirates there were few backing Finch’s team to go all the way in the Gulf.There were even fewer after their eight-wicket drubbing against England a couple of weeks ago, but they rebounded to win their last two Super 12s games and finish second in the group to set...
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Everyone wrote us off but we’re ‘still alive’, says Australia’s Aaron Finch

Australia captain Aaron Finch insists he has had unwavering belief in his side at the T20 World Cup despite feeling they were being written off in some quarters. With just four wins in 15 T20s this year, albeit with weakened squads on many occasions, before starting their campaign in the United Arab Emirates, there were few backing Finch’s team to go all the way in the Gulf.
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T20 WC: Needed bit of luck to go our way and it did, says Aaron Finch

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 23 (ANI): Australian skipper Aaron Finch said that his side needed some 'luck' as Australia defeats South Africa in the first Super 12s match of the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. "The dugout was relaxed than I was. Quite stressful,...
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Australia’s Aaron Finch indicates Ashes series resolution is close

Australia’s one-day captain Aaron Finch has indicated this winter’s Ashes series is looking likely to go ahead.England’s tour has been in doubt due to the difficulties presented by coronavirus restrictions, most notably Australia’s strict quarantine laws.It is thought that quarantine arrangements for the families of players have been one of the main concerns, with captain Joe Root among the players yet to commit.Discussions between the England and Wales Cricket Board and Cricket Australia over entry requirements and bubble conditions have been held and it is hoped a resolution can be reached this week.And on Wednesday Finch suggested talks have progressed...
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Aaron Finch admits Justin Langer speculation 'not ideal' heading into T20 World Cup and Ashes

Australian captain Aaron Finch has described the mounting speculation surrounding Justin Langer’s head coach position as “a difficult time” and “not ideal” heading into Australia’s T20 World Cup campaign and the international home summer. A reported heated public discussion between Langer, team manager Gavin Dovey, and a Cricket Australia digital...
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