Articles about Peter Handscomb
Peter Handscomb is an Australian cricket player and a part-time wicket-keeper who has played for Australia in T20Is, ODI matches, and Test matches. The right-handed batsman has also played in the Australian Big Bash League for the T20 franchise cricket team called Hobart Hurricanes. Handscomb has played 16 Test matches and 22 ODIs in his cricket career. Initially, he played junior-level tennis but later switched to cricket. He started his cricket career while playing in the Victorian Premier League for the St. Kilda Cricket Club. He had represented Victoria in Under-17 and Under-19 categories. Following this, he played for Australia’s Under-19 team during the team’s Sri Lanka tour in 2009. Handscomb gained recognition during the 2013-14 season of first-class cricket where he scored three centuries. He made his Test debut against South Africa in 2016 where he scored 399 runs in four matches. His ODI debut came in 2017 against Pakistan where he scored 82 runs. Handscomb is the only player to score over fifty runs in each of his first seven Test matches.
31 Jan 2021Sports
On Wednesday, Cricket Australia named Indian-origin spinner Tanveer Sangha in their squad for the T20I series against New Zealand.
12 Dec 2020Sports
Australia are set to face India in a four-match Test series, starting December 17 in Adelaide.
03 May 2020Sports
Australian batsman Usman Khawaja expressed his disappointment after he was excluded from the central contract list.
30 Apr 2020Sports
Cricket Australia released a fresh list of central contract for the 2020-21 season.
07 Jan 2020Sports
Australia cricket team coach Justin Langer is taking a break and will not travel to India for the upcoming ODI series, starting January 14.
30 Dec 2019Sports
Australia were forced to make a change in the squad for their upcoming three-match ODI series against India, starting January 14.
17 Dec 2019Sports
Australia have announced a 14-man squad for the upcoming ODI series against India next month.
08 Nov 2019Sports
Rishabh Pant has been facing a lot of flak of late for not quite putting in the performances expected from him.
08 Oct 2019Sports
Australian star cricketers Steve Smith and David Warner have made a return to the national side for the upcoming T20Is against Sri Lanka and Pakistan.
11 Jul 2019Sports
England bowled well against Australia in the second semi-final of the ICC World Cup 2019 at Edgbaston on Thursday.
08 Jul 2019Sports
Australia have been hit with two injuries in a quick span of time.
18 Apr 2019Sports
The ICC World Cup 2019 is just over a month away and final preparations are underway as the participating teams have started announcing their squads for the tournament.
16 Apr 2019Sports
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.
15 Apr 2019Sports
With just over a month to go for the ICC World Cup 2019, preparations are already underway.
05 Apr 2019Sports
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.
28 Mar 2019Sports
Australia have continued to grow from strength to strength as they sealed the ODI series against Pakistan.
21 Mar 2019Sports
India go in as one of the favorites to win the 2019 edition of the ICC World Cup starting May 30 onwards in England and Wales.
14 Mar 2019Sports
The Indian cricket team succumbed to an ODI series loss against Australia at home despite being 2-0 up at one stage.
13 Mar 2019Sports
Australia scripted a memorable ODI series victory against India after winning the fifth match in Delhi on Wednesday.
12 Mar 2019Sports
The Indian cricket team has some serious work to do after losing two consecutive ODI matches against Australia in the five-match series.
10 Mar 2019Sports
Australia overcame India in the fourth ODI to tie the five-match series 2-2.
07 Mar 2019Sports
The Indian cricket team will be wanting to continue with their form in ODI cricket and gain solidity against Australia in the third encounter of the five-match series on Friday.
04 Mar 2019Sports
It seemed like India could have a close finish in the opening ODI in Hyderabad, but the middle-order did well enough to make the chase look comfortable as they tamed the Aussies by six wickets.
26 Feb 2019Sports
Indian fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah was superb in the first T20I against Australia in Visakhapatnam on Sunday.
24 Feb 2019Sports
With Australia set to face India for two T20Is and five ODIs, skipper Aaron Finch has said that it is a big opportunity for the top order to step up and cement their spots.
07 Feb 2019Sports
Australia have been hit hard ahead of their upcoming tour of India, where they would be playing two T20Is and five ODIs.
20 Jan 2019Sports
Team India defeated Australia 2-1 to seal their first ever bilateral ODI series at their own backyard.
18 Jan 2019Sports
Indian cricket team wrist-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal was preferred over Kuldeep Yadav for the third ODI against Australia.
12 Jan 2019Sports
Australia beat India by 34 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match ODI series.
06 Jan 2019Sports
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.
25 Dec 2018Sports
India are set to clash with Australia in the Boxing Day Test, starting tomorrow.
09 Dec 2018Sports
The Indian cricket team are on top at stumps on Day 4 of the ongoing first Test against Australia in Adelaide.
07 Dec 2018Sports
The Indian cricket team salvaged the show after a poor outing with the bat against Australia.
05 Dec 2018Sports
India are set to lock horns with Australia in the first Test of the 2018-19 Border-Gavaskar Trophy in Adelaide, starting tomorrow.
22 Nov 2018Sports
The Test series between Australia and India starts from December 6 and Cricket Australia has announced a 14-man squad for the first two matches.
02 Apr 2018Sports
In-form South Africa need just seven more wickets to win the fourth and final Test against Australia.
29 Mar 2018Sports
In the latest development pertaining to the ball-tampering controversy, Darren Lehmann is set to step down as the coach of the Australian team at the end of the current Test series against South Africa.
26 Mar 2018Sports
On the fateful day when Australian cricketers hung their heads in shame over the ball tampering scandal, a South African named Zotani Oscar went viral on social media.