Articles about Justin Langer
Justin Langer is a former Australian cricketer and cricket coach. The left-handed batsman was born on November 21, 1970, in Western Australia. He was a student of Newman College and Perth College. He was appointed to the position of coach in the Australian men’s national team in May 2018. Langer is prominently known for his opening partnership in Test cricket with former cricketer Mathew Hayden. The batting partnership of the duo is considered as one of the most strong and successful in the history of Test cricket. Langer has played 8 ODIs and 105 Test matches in his cricket career. He has scored 23 Test hundreds as well. Langer has scored maximum First-Class runs (28,382 at 50.23) among Australians. At the age of 19, Langer got selected in the Australian Cricket Academy. The former cricketer rose to fame after his first-class debut in the Sheffield Shield match for Western Australia in 1991-1992. Following the successful match, he made his Test debut for Australia. Apart from cricket, Langer has a keen interest in martial arts too. He has also authored five books on cricket and other genres.
06 Feb 2022Sports
Former Australian seamer Mitchell Johnson, on Sunday, slammed Pat Cummins for his refusal to back Justin Langer as head coach.
05 Feb 2022Sports
In a shocking turn of events, Justin Langer has tendered his resignation as head coach of the Australia men's cricket team.
27 Jan 2022Sports
Australian cricket team's former Test opener and current head coach Justin Langer on Thursday was inducted into the Australian Cricket Hall of Fame.
26 Dec 2021Sports
Cricket Australia CEO Nick Hockley on Sunday said that they are open to the idea of having different coaches across formats.
19 Aug 2021Sports
Justin Langer, the head coach of the Australian cricket team, has been backed by Cricket Australia, with the board rubbishing the speculations of his immediate removal.
30 Jan 2021Sports
The Australian camp is not in a happy state after an injury-marred Team India defeated them in their own backyard.
19 Jan 2021Sports
Team India won the Border-Gavaskar series 2-1 with a historic victory over Australia at the Gabba on Tuesday.
13 Jan 2021Sports
Hosts Australia are still uncertain regarding the fitness status of opener Will Pucovski.
08 Jan 2021Sports
Australia's star batsman Steve Smith got back to his groove in the ongoing third Test against India at the SCG.
05 Jan 2021Sports
Australian middle-order batsman Steve Smith hasn't found his hands so far in the ongoing Border-Gavaskar series.
01 Jan 2021Sports
New Zealand and Pakistan gear up for the second Test, starting January 3.
24 Dec 2020Sports
Australia are set to have an unchanged playing XI for the impending Boxing Day Test in Melbourne.
15 Dec 2020Sports
Cameron Green will make his Test debut in the upcoming four-match series against India if he proves his fitness.
13 Dec 2020Sports
Pace spearhead Mitchell Starc is set to be included in Australia's squad ahead of the first of four-match Test series.
12 Dec 2020Sports
Australia have called upon Marcus Harris for the first Test against India in Adelaide after Will Pucovski was ruled out of the series opener alongside David Warner.
09 Dec 2020Sports
Australian opener David Warner has been ruled out of the opening Test against India, starting December 17.
07 Dec 2020Sports
Australia's head coach Justin Langer admitted that certain processes need to be followed before Steve Smith could be considered to lead Australia again.
06 Dec 2020Sports
Pace spearhead Mitchell Starc has withdrawn from Australia's squad for the remainder of the T20I series against India for personal reasons.
05 Dec 2020Sports
Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has been ruled out of the remaining T20Is after sustaining a concussion in the final T20I against Australia.
04 Dec 2020Sports
A clinical bowling performance powered Team India to an 11-run victory in the opening T20I against Australia.
01 Dec 2020Sports
Australian head coach Justin Langer is uncertain of senior batsman David Warner's fitness.
30 Nov 2020Sports
Senior players David Warner and Pat Cummins will miss the rest of Australia's white-ball matches against India.
25 Nov 2020Sports
Australia and India are all set to lock horns in the first of three-match ODI series, on November 27.
13 Nov 2020Sports
The head coach of Australian cricket team, Justin Langer, has time and again praised the legendary Virat Kohli.
08 Jun 2020Sports
Former Australian skipper Michael Clarke was appointed an Officer (AO) in the Order of Australia.
13 May 2020Sports
On this day in 2003, West Indies entered the record books by tormenting the mighty Australians.
01 May 2020Sports
Australia's head coach Justin Langer was elated after the team dethroned India to claim top spot in the latest ICC Test Rankings.
30 Apr 2020Sports
Cricket Australia released a fresh list of central contract for the 2020-21 season.
05 Apr 2020Sports
Australian cricket team coach Justin Langer says playing the game without fans in the stadiums is an option worth considering if it helped get the game going again once the coronavirus pandemic goes away.
29 Mar 2020Sports
Steve Smith may resume captaincy for Australia as his two-year ban comes to end.
27 Mar 2020Sports
Australian head coach Justin langer stated that Indian Premier League is the best tournament as lead-up to the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup.
26 Mar 2020Sports
Australian cricket team coach Justin Langer has likened the self-isolation of his players to nirvana.
10 Mar 2020Sports
Australian cricket team head coach Justin Langer said his side needs a limited-overs finisher like MS Dhoni.
06 Mar 2020Sports
Australian cricket team pacer Mitchell Starc was released from the squad in the ongoing tour of South Africa.
06 Feb 2020Sports
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has headed to England and it is believed that discussion on the much-talked about 4-nation series is on the cards.
26 Jan 2020Sports
Former Pakistan cricket team captain Wasim Akram and India's Yuvraj Singh have joined a host of former cricketers set to feature in the Bushfire relief match on February 8.
21 Jan 2020Sports
Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar and Windies great Courtney Walsh have been roped in as coaches for the upcoming bushfire relief match in Australia.