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Shaun Marsh

About Shaun Marsh

Shaun Marsh is an Australian opening bowler.

Professional Biography

Bowling skills

In April 09, Marsh was injured during the Australias tour of the United Arab Emirates. He flew back home after scans confirmed a recurrence of a hamstring injury.

Shaun Marsh in News

Cricket Stars Call Chakan Hotel Home During India in Pune
The Indian Premier League's (IPL) 8th season is underway, and as the excitement builds to see who will come out on top, teams are playing matches across the country. During the Pune leg of the tournament, the Kings XI Punjabi, as well as visiting teams the Rajasthan Royals, Delhi Daredevils and Kolkata Knightriders, made their home at the Courtyard Pune Chakan.

Pay dispute ends, Clarke and Johnson big winners in CA's contract list
Skipper Michael Clarke and pacer Mitchell Johnson have emerged as biggest gainers in Cricket Australia's list of contracted players for the next year,as the governing body has reduced the number from 25 to 17.

Australia's Watson happy to bat at No.3 in Tests
Australian all-rounder Shane Watson, who is leading the one-day side in the absence of injured skipper Michael Clarke, has said that he would be happy to bat at number three in the Test series against the West Indies.

Spinner Beer recalled into 16-member Oz Test squad for West Indies series
Australian spinner Michael Beer has been recalled to the 16-member Test squad named for the West Indies tour.

Watson to bat at number three for Australia in Test matches
After months of intense speculation and debate, it has now been confirmed that Shane Watson will bat at number three for Australia in the Test matches, as he makes his return in the five day format for the upcoming West Indies tour.

Forrest's good form likely to be rewarded with reserve batting spot in Oz Test team
Australian batsman Peter Forrest is set to earn Australia's reserve Test batting spot for the forthcoming West Indies tour ahead of other tried, but failed options like Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh and Phil Hughes.

Cummins, Marsh to miss Test tour of West Indies
Pat Cummins and Shaun Marsh, who were till recently regarded as the new strength of the Australian team, are all set to miss the Test tour of the West Indies.

Oz keeper Haddin handed international lifeline, included for ODI tour to Windies
Veteran Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin was on Wednesday handed an international lifeline with the selectors naming him in Australia's one-day squad to tour the West Indies.

Oz batsman not presenting irresistible case to axe Ponting from squad: Article
An article in an Australian daily has stressed on the need to include veteran batsman Ricky Ponting in the Test squad, taking into account that other batsmen are not presenting irresistable cases to axe him.

Oz batsman Shaun Marsh seeks father Geoff's help to regain form
Shaun Marsh has asked his father, former Australian Test opener Geoff Marsh, to help him regain his lost form.

Langer feels for 'out of form' Marsh
Australian batting coach Justin Langer has said he sympathizes with the beleaguered Shaun Marsh who has been struggling with poor form lately.

Marsh, Haddin dropped from Oz ODI squad for Commonwealth Bank series
Australian selectors on Monday dropped out of form duo Brad Haddin and Shaun Marsh from the 14-member cricket squad for the ODI tri-series against India and Sri Lanka that starts on February 5.

Wade, Forrest in Oz ODI squad for tri-series against India, Lanka, Haddin, Marsh rested
Victoria wicketkeeper Matthew Wade and former New South Wales batsman Peter Forrest have been named in the 14- member squad for upcoming tri-series against India and Sri Lanka while out-of form Brad Haddin and Shaun Marsh have been rested.

Clarke sends stern warning to beleaguered Marsh
Australian captain Michael Clarke has told under-pressure Shaun Marsh to put some runs on the board if he intends to be a part of the Australian team for long.

Howard says 'form', not 'age' behind selecting squad for T20 series against India
Australia's team performance manager Pat Howard has dismissed the notion that players' age was taken into consideration in selecting the squad for the upcoming Twenty 20 matches against India.

Marsh must tighten defence to be Australia's 'best batsman, says Dean Jones
Former Australian batsman Dean Jones has said that out of form Shaun Marsh needs to tighten his defence to be regarded as Australia's best batsman.

Adelaide Test: Australia four wickets away from a 4-0 whitewash
Australia on Friday closed in on a series whitewash, needing just four more Indian wickets at the Adelaide Oval here, to seal an incredible four nil scoreline

Australia in control of Adelaide Test despite Kohli's ton
Australia continue to remain in control of the fourth and final Test against India on the third day on Thursday at the Adelaide Oval here, after bundling the visitors out for 272.

Australia send India on leather hunt in Adelaide Test
Skipper Michael Clarke and Ricky Ponting sent India on a leather hunt on day one of the fourth and final Test being played at the Adelaide Oval here on Tuesday, taking Australia to an imposing 335 for the loss of three wickets at the close.

Starc axed from Australian team for Adelaide Test
Young Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has been dropped from the Australian Test team which will play against India in the final Test match in Adelaide.

India wins second Twenty20 international against Australia
India roared back to form to square the Twenty20 international series and put Australia on notice for the looming one-dayers.

Hussey becomes Australia's highest Test run-scorer for 2011
Mike Hussey, who has been under pressure to keep his spot in the Australian team in recent months, will end 2011 as Australia's highest Test run-scorer for the year after scoring 89 in the Boxing Day Test.

Aussies look to filed four pacers for Sydney Test, recall Harris
Australia has recalled Ryan Harris for second Test against India, indicating that the Aussies are considering a four-man pace attack the Sydney game.

Umesh takes three wickets to restrict Australia on 6/277 on day one
Indian pacer Umesh Yadav demonstrated his knack for speed and wickets with three wickets to restrict Australia on 6 for 277 on the first day of the Boxing Day test at Melbourne.

Ponting under pressure to retain place in squad after Marsh's BBL comeback
Veteran Australian batsman Ricky Ponting is reportedly under pressure to retain his place in the squad after Shaun Marsh smashed an unbeaten 99 in the Big Bash League tournament to stake his claim for selection.

Oz call up Hilfenhaus for the test series against India
Australia has opted for experience over youth for the Boxing Day Test match against India and included Ben Hilfenhaus rather than 21 year old Mitchell Starc.

Marsh smashes unbeaten 99 to prove fitness for Boxing Day Test
Australian cricketer Shaun Marsh has proved his fitness, ahead of the Boxing Day Test by smashing an unbeaten 99 off 52 balls for Perth Scorchers against Melbourne Renegades at Etihad Stadium in the Big Bash League tournament.

Guts and talent don't need coaching: Ex-Test batsman Bruce Francis
Former Australian Test batsman Bruce Francis is of the view that players who are talented and have guts to take on the opposition, don't need to be coached or guided on how to play.

Unlucky Khawaja failed to grab his chance: Waugh
Former opener Mark Waugh believes that Usman Khawaja was punished for a poor showing in Australia's last Test, against New Zealand in Hobart.

Marsh optimistic about return by Boxing Day Test
Shaun Marsh is convinced that he will be back in line for a return to Test cricket after tackling a recurring back injury which escalated during the Test series against South Africa.

Hilfenhaus's inclusion adds vital experience to young Oz attack for Boxing Day Test
Tasmanian fast bowler Ben Hilfenhaus's recall to the Test squad adds vital experience to a young attack, from which spinner Nathan Lyon is Australia's leading wicket-taker for the calendar year after just seven Tests.

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