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One of the few cricketers who came out of the 'Sandpaper-gate' saga with his reputation enhanced, Patrick Cummins has long been seen as the future leader of the Australian pace attack. Having made his debut in 2011, his career was beset by numerous injuries resulting in him not playing Tests for his country till the 2017 tour of India. But since then the workhorse has not looked back impressing in every match he plays for Australia. The cricketer from Sydney is now part of a fearsome threesome of Australian pace bowlers along with Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc.

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IPL would be a great fit for October-November window if T20 World Cup is postponed: Cummins

Cricket | May 27, 2020, 04:17 PM IST

There is speculation that the 13th IPL, which was suspended indefinitely due to the global health crisis, might be conducted in October-November if the T20 World Cup in Australia is postponed.

Need to find a way to outlast Cheteshwar Pujara in summer series: Pat Cummins

Need to find a way to outlast Cheteshwar Pujara in summer series: Pat Cummins

Cricket | May 23, 2020, 11:54 AM IST

Pujara's exploits with the bat in India's series win in 2018-19 is still fresh in Cummins' mind and he would like to avoid a repeat of the same in the upcoming tour.

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KKR 'confident' for IPL to be played this year, says Pat Cummins

Cricket | May 21, 2020, 11:01 AM IST

Australian pacer Pat Cummins has said that he is in constant touch with his IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders, who are 'confident' that the tournament can be played this year.

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Use of artificial substance could be considered an alternative to saliva ban: Pat Cummins

Cricket | May 20, 2020, 06:58 PM IST

Australian pacer Pat Cummins has said that any artificial substance like 'wax' could be considered as an alternative for saliva once cricket resumes post-coronavirus.

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Pat Cummins pleads to be able to carry on shining and swinging despite coronavirus threat

Cricket | May 10, 2020, 04:21 PM IST

Earlier this month, the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS)’s protocols for the return to spot post coronavirus pandemic included ruling out the practice of using spit in a bid to reduce transmission. 

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People of Kolkata have fond place in my heart, pumped to come back to KKR: Pat Cummins

Cricket | May 10, 2020, 11:04 AM IST

Pat Cummins has said that he is excited for a reunion with Kolkata Knight Riders.

I owe few dinners to McCullum and rest of KKR staff for that auction bid: Pat Cummins

I owe few dinners to McCullum and rest of KKR staff for that auction bid: Pat Cummins

Cricket | May 09, 2020, 10:57 PM IST

The number one ICC Test bowler, who was part of their IPL-2014 winning team, was slated to don KKR jersey again in the IPL this year but the tournament originally scheduled from March 29 has been postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic.

Pat Cummins feels cricket won't start if fear of passing COVID-19 exists

Pat Cummins feels cricket won't start if fear of passing COVID-19 exists

Cricket | May 09, 2020, 09:57 PM IST

The talking point right now for any bowler is whether saliva should be allowed to shine the ball in the post-coronavirus era and Cummins feels shining the ball is a must for a fast bowler.

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'Pujara is the hardest one I've faced': Pat Cummins heaps highest praise on India's Test specialist

Cricket | Apr 26, 2020, 11:24 AM IST

Australia's premier fast bowler Pat Cummins has said that Cheteshwar Pujara was 'a real pain in the back', naming him the toughest batsman to bowl to.

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Pat Cummins the most complete bowler in world cricket right now: Glenn McGrath

Cricket | Apr 16, 2020, 02:56 PM IST

Former Australian bowler Glenn McGrath has named Pat Cummins as the most complete of the current crop of bowlers.

After Tim Paine, Pat Cummins responds to Michael Clarke's claim on Aussies 'sucking up' to Virat Koh

After Tim Paine, Pat Cummins responds to Clarke's claim on Aussies 'sucking up' to Virat Kohli

Cricket | Apr 10, 2020, 11:30 AM IST

Pat Cummins explained that the Aussie team were trying to play less aggressive cricket after the ball-tampering scandal. 

KKR pacer Pat Cummins gives green light to play IPL in empty stadiums

KKR pacer Pat Cummins gives green light to play IPL in empty stadiums

Cricket | Apr 10, 2020, 10:41 AM IST

With there being an increase in number of COVID-19 patients with each passing day, the chances of IPL taking place in the near future are grim.

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Would love if both IPL and T20 World Cup take place this year: Pat Cummins

Cricket | Apr 06, 2020, 11:46 AM IST

Australian bowler Pat Cummins has said that he'd love for the T20 World Cup, as well as the IPL to take place in 2020.

Pat Cummins feels nice about skipper Paine picking him as contender for future Test captaincy

Pat Cummins feels nice about skipper Paine picking him as contender for future Test captaincy

Cricket | Apr 04, 2020, 11:13 AM IST

Earlier this week, Paine named Smith, Cummins, Travis Head, Alex Carey and Marnus Labuschagne among those who could take up the captaincy.

Everyone is keen for IPL to go ahead: Kolkata Knight Riders pacer Pat Cummins

Everyone is keen for IPL to go ahead: Kolkata Knight Riders pacer Pat Cummins

Cricket | Apr 03, 2020, 11:42 AM IST

Pat Cummins has been in constant contact with the Kolkata Knight Riders team which bought him for a whopping Rs 15.5 crore last December at the auction, as everyone waits for the league's fate.

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CA could ask Steve Smith, David Warner, Pat Cummins to give up IPL contracts

Cricket | Mar 17, 2020, 04:49 PM IST

Cricket Australia has not directed the players officially with its chief executive Kevin Roberts on Tuesday saying that players were individually contracted to their IPL teams and can make up their own minds to compete in the 2020 IPL or not.

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Lucky cricket is not a contact sport: Pat Cummins amid coronavirus threat

Cricket | Mar 15, 2020, 10:03 AM IST

Australia and New Zealand played the first ODI of the three-match series in an empty stadium on Friday amid the outbreak which has so far claimed over 5000 lives.  

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Cricket in the time of corona: It was weird but nice, says Pat Cummins

Cricket | Mar 14, 2020, 10:50 AM IST

Australia and New Zealand played out the first ODI of the three-match series in Sydney behind closed doors on Friday.

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ICC Awards: Full list of award winners for the year 2019

Cricket | Jan 15, 2020, 01:10 PM IST

The ICC announced the winners of annual awards for the year 2019, with Ben Stokes, Rohit Sharma and Pat Cummins claiming major honours.

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India vs Australia: KKR fan gifts his 2015 jersey to Pat Cummins | Watch

Cricket | Jan 14, 2020, 06:33 PM IST

Pat Cummins met a Kolkata Knight Riders fan, who gifted him a jersey upon his arrival in India.

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