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Cricket Australia has released the list of contractual players, Tim Paine and Jhye Richardson have not found a place in this list.
Cricket Australia (CAI) has released the list of its contracted players. Fast bowler Jhye Richardson has been dropped from the list of contracted players of Cricket Australia (CA), while fast bowler Scott Boland has got a place in this list after good performance. It is most surprising that Richardson did not find a place in the 20 players whose names were announced by CA on Thursday for the 2022-23 season.
Tim Paine did not get a place in the annual contract, Apart from this, former Australia Test captain Tim Paine has also not got a place in the annual contract. Team Paine was embroiled in the sexting controversy before the Ashes series, after which he resigned from the captaincy of Australia, and was subsequently dropped from the Australia team.
Pacer Jhye Richardson took a five-wicket haul in the second innings of a Test win over England in Adelaide in December but has played only two T20 Internationals for Australia since then. Scott Boland then replaced the 25-year-old Richardson in the next Ashes Test in Melbourne and was named player of the match for his figures of 6/7 in 4 overs, taking 18 wickets in three Tests at an average of 9.55. are.
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Cricket Australia chairman of selectors George Bailey said, "The last 12 months have been fantastic with the success of the T20 World Cup, the Ashes and the Pakistan Test series. Mitchell Marsh, Usman Khawaja, Travis Head, Scott Boland, Marcus Stoinis and Mitchell Swepson helped achieve this success by performing brilliantly and we are glad that they were able to retain their contracts. Australia has recently won the Test and T20 series in Pakistan.
Cricket Australia men's contract list 2022-23, Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Scott Boland, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Cameron Green, Marcus Harris, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Josh Inglis, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Lance Morris, Todd Murphy, Michael Neser, Jhye Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, David Warner, Adam Zampa
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