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Mickey Arthur is the coach of the South African Cricket team.

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Arthur believes it will take another two years for Cummins's body to mature
Australia coach Mickey Arthur has said that young teenage pace sensation Pat Cummins will face injuries as he grows into his body.

England could still miss Pietersen: Arthur
Australia coach Mickey Arthur believes England could still miss their star batsman Kevin Pietersen, despite winning four successive one-day internationals since he retired from limited overs cricket.

Arthur says Oz selectors still to solve ODI opening combination conundrum
Australia coach Mickey Arthur has said the selectors are still pondering over the right opening partnership for the team in the fifty over format ahead of their five match one-day series against England, starting on Friday at Lord's.

Arthur may unleash 'inexperienced' duo of Cummins, Pattinson in England ODI series
Australia coach Mickey Arthur won't have any problems in playing exciting young fast bowling duo of Patrick Cummins and James Pattinson together for the first time during their upcoming one-day series against England.

Arthur asks young Oz players to 'stand up and take responsibility' in absence of seniors
Australia coach Mickey Arthur has asked his young players to step up to the plate and make most of the five-match one-day series against England in absence of senior players like Ricky Ponting and Michael Hussey.

Arthur warns England of 'firepower' in Oz pace attack ahead of one-day series
Australia coach Mickey Arthur has warned the England team of his team's pace armory, and is expecting an interesting one-day series against their old foes.

When Coach Mickey Arthur became 'Aussie Mickey'
Five months after taking over as the first foreign coach of the Australian cricket team, South African Mickey Arthur holds one moment very close to his heart - of being finally recognized by the cricketers as a true-blue Aussie.

'Learner' Clarke watches rugby team train to find out few tricks
Australia cricket captain Michael Clarke visited New South Wales State of Origin training on Saturday to take a few training tips from the rugby players.

Oz coach Arthur says 'returning' Johnson may have to wait for his opportunity
Australian coach Mickey Arthur has said experienced fast bowler Mitchell Johnson might have to wait for his chance after being recalled into the national team for the one-day tour of Ireland and England in June-July.

McDermott resigns as Australia's bowling coach
Cricket Australia's bowling coach Craig McDermott has resigned from his post, citing the national team's heavy touring schedule.

Oz coach Arthur backs Ponting to play in 2013 Ashes series
Australian coach Mickey Arthur has endorsed former skipper Ricky Ponting's bid to play in the 2013 Ashes series in England.

Oz coach Arthur cagey over Wade versus Haddin debate
Australia coach Mickey Arthur has refused to pick any one from Mathew Wade or Brad Haddin as his choice for Australia's number one wicket keeper.

Oz coach Arthur says 'under fire' Ponting is a 'big part of this team'
Australian cricket coach Mickey Arthur cannot understand why questions are being raised over veteran batsman Ricky Ponting's international future.

Coach Arthur delighted with 'Captain Courageous' Clarke's brazen aggression
Australian skipper Michael Clarke's aggressive captaincy is bringing out the fighting spirit in his teammates, much to the delight of coach Mickey Arthur.

Australia may play two spinners against Windies in second Test
Australia is considering playing spinner Michael Beer alongside Nathan Lyon for the second Test against the West Indies, temporarily dismantling their pace attack.

Oz won't allow resurgent West Indies to bounce back in Trinidad Test: Arthur
Port-of Spain (Trinidad) Apr 13: Australia will not allow a resurgent West Indies to bounce back in the second Test at Trinidad after drawing both the one-day and Twenty 20 series, coach Mickey Arthur has said.

Warner to seek long-time idol Warne's help to become full-fledged Test spinner
Australian opening batsman David Warner intends seeking his long-time idol Shane Warne's help to transform himself into a fully fledged Test leg-spinner.

Arthur backs players to put up a ruthless show to win St. Lucia ODI against Windies
Australian cricket coach Mickey Arthur has told his players to put up a ruthless show to defeat the West Indies in the fourth one-dayer in St Lucia.

Watson has done an "outstanding" job in leading Oz ODI squad in Clarke's absence: Arthur
Australian cricket coach Mickey Arthur has reckoned that Shane Watson has done an "outstanding" job and exceeded expectations in leading the ODI squad in Michael Clarke's absence.

Cricket scam mars proceedings in J and K state assembly for second consecutive day
Several state lawmakers voiced their ire on Tuesday against Renewable Energy Minister and President of the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) Farooq Abdullah following accusations of his involvement in embezzling funds meant for the JKCA.

Oz pacers have potential to be best in world: Arthur
Coach Mickey Arthur has said that Australia's new pace attack, including James Pattinson, has the potential to be the best in the world.

Hussey or Ponting could make way for Christian: Clarke
Ricky Ponting and Michael Hussey, who have played 224 Tests between them, are probably safe for the Boxing Day Test against India, which commences from December 26, although one of them will be vulnerable to the axe if both Shaun Marsh and Dan Christian are picked.

Australia surprised over India's refusal to allow use of review technology in Test series against Oz
India's decision to reject the use of cricket's electronic eye over accuracy concerns has surprised Australia.

India will give Aussies a tough time: Fox Sports Stats
Australia's cricketers are in for a torrid time this summer - that's the message from Fox Sports Stats ahead of the four-Test series against India.

Oz batting camp to focus on maintaining mental toughness, facing Indian bowlers
Australia's batting camp, which started today, focussed on combating India's pace bowling attack and preach mental toughness ahead of Boxing Day against India.

Ponting gives preference to batters training camp, instead of Big Bash
Ricky Ponting, who is celebrating his 37th birthday today, has opted to attend the training camp for the Boxing Day Test, instead of turning out for the Tasmanian Hurricanes against the Sydney Sixers in Tasmania on Wednesday.

Arthur backs Khawaja's 'solid technique'
Australian coach Mickey Arthur is adamant that Usman Khawaja has the technique to succeed in Test cricket as the rookie batsman faces selection axe.

Rixon puts aside disappointment, agrees to work with Arthur
Australia's fielding coach Steve Rixon has put aside the disappointment of not being made national coach and is set to join Mickey Arthur's staff for the rest of summer.

Katich calls Inverarity to know if his name is on Boxing Day Test shortlist
Out of favour opening batsman Simon Katich has directly asked national selector John Inverarity whether he is being considered for the Boxing Day Test.

Coach Arthur and Coach Fletcher are friends, but have had moments of disagreement
Coaching adversaries Mickey Arthur and Duncan Fletcher are friends, but have had their moments in the past when they have not seen eye to eye.

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