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.

We are a very adaptable team, says Australia coach Langer
We are a very adaptable team, says Australia coach Langer

Australia have been hit with two injuries in a quick span of time.

Australia vs South Africa: Preview, Dream11 and head-to-head records
Australia vs South Africa: Preview, Dream11 and head-to-head records

Australia will be eyeing to get the job done against South Africa in the match number 45 of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Saturday.

World Cup: Australia are expecting a hostile reception, here's why
World Cup: Australia are expecting a hostile reception, here's why

Australian cricketers are expecting a hostile reception on English soil, when they start the World Cup campaign next month.

World Cup: We have amazing flexibility now, says Justin Langer
World Cup: We have amazing flexibility now, says Justin Langer

The Australian cricket team was announced on Monday for the upcoming ICC World Cup 2019 to be held in England and Wales from May 30 onwards.

Can an in-form Australia defend the ICC World Cup 2019?
Can an in-form Australia defend the ICC World Cup 2019?

Australia have scripted a remarkable comeback in ODI cricket in a span of a month as they look like a real deal ahead of the ICC World Cup 2019.

Justin Langer outlines Australia's World Cup selection headache
Justin Langer outlines Australia's World Cup selection headache

Australia have found some much needed momentum in ODI cricket after two successive series wins against India and Pakistan.

Australia appoint Adam Griffith as bowling coach for World Cup

25 Mar 2019

Australia
Australia appoint Adam Griffith as bowling coach for World Cup

With Australia putting the ICC World Cup title defense on priority, they have appointed Adam Griffith as their bowling coach.

We know he'll come good, says Langer on Finch

01 Mar 2019

India
We know he'll come good, says Langer on Finch

Australian limited-overs cricket team skipper Aaron Finch may be struggling with the bat since quite sometime, but he has found some much needed support from head coach Justin Langer.

Australia's Steve Smith hits the nets ahead of IPL 2019
Australia's Steve Smith hits the nets ahead of IPL 2019

Australian star cricketer Steve Smith, who had undergone an elbow surgery in January 2019, has recovered from the same.

Cricket World Cup: Ricky Ponting will work alongside Justin Langer
Cricket World Cup: Ricky Ponting will work alongside Justin Langer

Cricket Australia has announced that their most successful ODI skipper, Ricky Ponting will work alongside coach Justin Langer for the ICC World Cup 2019.

Steve Smith on track to participate in World Cup 2019
Steve Smith on track to participate in World Cup 2019

Finally, there is some good news for Australian cricket team fans as Steve Smith's manager stated that the player had a successful elbow surgery and is on track to participate in the World Cup 2019.

Glenn Maxwell seeks 'catching tips' from woman cricketer Haidee Birkett

19 Jan 2019

India
Glenn Maxwell seeks 'catching tips' from woman cricketer Haidee Birkett

'Catches win matches' is an old saying in the world of cricket.

Ponting: None better than Justin Langer despite poor performance

06 Jan 2019

Virat Kohli
Ponting: None better than Justin Langer despite poor performance

Australia have been given a bitter pill to swallow after Indian captain Virat Kohli asked the hosts to follow on at Sydney in the fourth Test for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.

Seven-year-old boy to co-captain Australia during third Test against India

23 Dec 2018

India
Seven-year-old boy to co-captain Australia during third Test against India

A seven-year-old leg-spinner will be given the opportunity by the Australian team to fulfill his lifelong dream of captaining the country's cricketing side when the hosts take on India at the Boxing Day Test at Melbourne.

'Australia would have been vilified if they celebrated like Kohli'

08 Dec 2018

Virat Kohli
'Australia would have been vilified if they celebrated like Kohli'

Australian cricket team coach Justin Langer has questioned the double-standard in cricket when it comes to sledging.

'Headline-chasing coward': Michael Clarke slams sports broadcaster
'Headline-chasing coward': Michael Clarke slams sports broadcaster

Former Australian cricket team captain, Michael Clarke, lashed out at Melbourne-based sports broadcaster and writer, Gerard Whateley, for suggesting that it was the cricketer who helped create a culture of win-at-all-costs inside the Australian dressing room.

Aussie politeness to have no effect on passionate Kohli: Shastri

18 Nov 2018

Virat Kohli
Aussie politeness to have no effect on passionate Kohli: Shastri

We all know how passionate Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli is, when it comes to Test cricket.

Aussie coach counting on Marsh brothers for Tests against India

17 Nov 2018

India
Aussie coach counting on Marsh brothers for Tests against India

India left for Australia yesterday, for the upcoming tour that starts with three T20Is from November 21.

Aussie coach Justin Langer hopes to bring back smile

03 Nov 2018

Chris Lynn
Aussie coach Justin Langer hopes to bring back smile

Australia and South Africa prepare for their 3-match ODI series, with the first match scheduled to be held on Sunday.

This is what Adam Gilchrist said about Steve Smith
This is what Adam Gilchrist said about Steve Smith

Australian legend Adam Gilchrist has backed Steve Smith to return as the national team's captain in the future.

Aaron Finch to lead Australia in T20Is against Pakistan

05 Oct 2018

Pakistan News
Aaron Finch to lead Australia in T20Is against Pakistan

The Australian cricket team will be led by senior player Aaron Finch for the T20I series against Pakistan this month.

Marsh, Hazlewood named vice-captains of Australian Test team

27 Sep 2018

Australia
Marsh, Hazlewood named vice-captains of Australian Test team

Australia have named all-rounder Mitchell Marsh and pace bowler Josh Hazlewood as their vice-captains for Test cricket.

Warner smashes ton, Smith scores fifty in grade cricket
Warner smashes ton, Smith scores fifty in grade cricket

Australian cricketers Steve Smith and David Warner were among the runs in grade cricket.

Moeen Ali feels Australian cricketers are rude on the field

15 Sep 2018

David Warner
Moeen Ali feels Australian cricketers are rude on the field

England all-rounder, Moeen Ali, has expressed his feelings about Australian cricket team and they aren't positive.

Peter Siddle makes stunning return to Australian Test side

11 Sep 2018

Pakistan News
Peter Siddle makes stunning return to Australian Test side

Veteran Australian pace bowler, Peter Siddle, has made a surprise comeback to the national side for the upcoming Test series against Pakistan.

Justin Langer hints at handing ODI captaincy to Finch
Justin Langer hints at handing ODI captaincy to Finch

Australia's head coach Justin Langer has hinted that T20I skipper Aaron Finch is in contention to be handed over the ODI captaincy, as well.

England vs Australia: 4th ODI Pre-match report and TV listing

21 Jun 2018

England Cricket Team
England vs Australia: 4th ODI Pre-match report and TV listing

England will be aiming to go 4-0 up when they face struggling Australia in the 4th ODI at Durham on Thursday.

World champions Australia are now 6th ranked ODI team
World champions Australia are now 6th ranked ODI team

Australian cricket has been facing one crisis after another.

James Sutherland stands down as Cricket Australia chief
James Sutherland stands down as Cricket Australia chief

In a massive blow to Cricket Australia, long-standing Chief Executive James Sutherland has announced that he will step down from his post.

Banned Aussie duo to feature in Darwin Strike League
Banned Aussie duo to feature in Darwin Strike League

Banned Australian cricketers David Warner and Cameron Bancroft are set to feature in the upcoming Darwin Strike League- a limited overs tournament, which will take place in July, 2018.

Langer wants Aussies to be on top in all aspects
Langer wants Aussies to be on top in all aspects

Australia cricket team head coach Justin Langer wants his side to become the most professional and honest team in world cricket.

Warne feels Paine is not a long-term option as skipper

18 May 2018

India
Warne feels Paine is not a long-term option as skipper

Former Australian stalwart Shane Warne has stated that current Test skipper Tim Paine is not the long-term solution to lead the side.

David Warner to play club cricket
David Warner to play club cricket

Tainted Australian cricketer David Warner might be serving a 12-month ban from international cricket but the 31 year old will not be stopped from doing what he loves.

Tim Paine brushes off rift allegations with David Warner
Tim Paine brushes off rift allegations with David Warner

Australia current skipper Tim Paine has brushed off allegations that stated there is a rift between the side and David Warner.

Smith takes to Instagram, vows to win back trust
Smith takes to Instagram, vows to win back trust

Banned Australian player Steve Smith is eager to earn back the trust of the cricket fraternity and fans after a ball-tampering scandal had led to Cricket Australia axing him for 12 months.

Justin Langer appointed Australia men's cricket coach
Justin Langer appointed Australia men's cricket coach

Australia are trying to move on from the ball-tampering scandal that engulfed their cricket team and have named Test great Justin Langer as the head coach of the men's national team.

Cricket Australia denies reports of Langer being selected as coach
Cricket Australia denies reports of Langer being selected as coach

Cricket Australia has gone on to quash reports that stated Justin Langer is set to be selected as the Australian team's head coach.

Ball-tampering scandal: Ponting-Gillespie team to replace Lehmann?
Ball-tampering scandal: Ponting-Gillespie team to replace Lehmann?

Australia's most successful captain Ricky Ponting and former pace bowler Jason Gillespie are likely to replace, former team-mate Darren Lehmann, as the coaches of the Australian national team.

Ricky Ponting named Australia's assistant coach for T20Is
Ricky Ponting named Australia's assistant coach for T20Is

Cricket great and former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has been appointed Australia's assistant coach for the upcoming T20I tri-series against New Zealand and England later this month.

Top 5 Boxing Day Test Matches

26 Dec 2017

England Cricket Team
Top 5 Boxing Day Test Matches

Boxing Day test match is one of the most anticipated traditions in cricket and the Melbourne Cricket ground has been its iconic venue.

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