cricket-news

Rogers says Oz will 'milk every moment' of 'surprising' Ashes victory

Sydney, Jan 1 : Australian Test opener Chris Rogers has said that they will 'milk' every moment of their Ashes victory over England to gloss over their pain of losing the same urn in England in the summer.


Only four months ago, Australia stood close to the boundary rope at the Oval as England captain Alastair Cook received the crystal Ashes trophy and a replica urn, reward for his team's 3-0 series victory at home.

According to the Sydney Morning Herald, with the pain of that experience still in the corner of their minds, Australia will get their own chance on the final day of the fifth Test starting at the SCG on Friday, with Rogers saying that to be on the other side of the fence is a 'fantastic' feeling, and added that his team would 'milk' every moment of the win.

Rogers however, admitted that he did not ever think that Australia would ever be in this position, adding that to be at 4-0 is simply exceptional.

Who exactly will be in the in the Australian line-up as they attempt to make that 5-0 in Sydney is yet to be officially determined but whatever the case the heroes of the past seven weeks will all have pride of place on stage at the SCG - win, lose or draw in the series finale, the report added.

--ANI (Posted on 01-01-2014)

cricket-news headlines

Super Kings elect to bat against Kings XI

Sussex skipper touts Barbadian Jordan for Tests

Kohli, Yuvraj take RCB home against Daredevils

Daredevils post 145/4 against Royal Challengers

BCCI convenes emergent meeting, Dalmiya welcomes move

CPL champion Tallawahs let go Hyatt, recruit Voges

IPL: RCB win, Yuvraj shines

93.5 Red FM teams up with SunRisers Hyderabad for IPL

IPL: Duminy, Taylor help DD post 145 for 4

Tata Prima to be title sponsor for Kings XI Punjab

RCB put Daredevils in to bat

Kings XI Punjab name Tata Motors Prima as title sponsor

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top