Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Mon 20 May 2024 IPL 2024 auction: Mitchell Starc sold for Rs 24.75 crore, Pat Cummins purchased for Rs 20.50 crore Australian left-arm pacer Mitchell Starc created history at the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 auction in Dubai on Tuesday, December 19, becoming the most expensive player to be purchased in the T20 league. Starc was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders (KRR) for a whopping Rs 24.75 crore. I'll be ready to go: Mitchell Starc says he is prepared if picked for Lord’s Test Seasoned Aussie left-arm seamer Mitchell Starc has asserted that he is ready to go if picked for the second Ashes Test against England at Lord's, which begins on Wednesday, June 28. Starc was dropped for the first Test at Edgbaston as Scott Boland was picked over him. However, the Australian management has given a strong indication that Starc might get the nod for the Lord’s game. I probably didn't want to play cricket at all: Mitchell Starc looks back at tough phase after top honour Australian left-arm seamer Mitchell Starc, who has been named Australia's men's cricketer of the year, has admitted that there was a time till not so long ago when he didn’t want to play cricket at all. Starc was struggling on the field and off the field his father was losing his battle to cancer. The 31-year-old failed to impress in the 2020-21 Test series at home against India. Not long after that, his father passed away as well. Mitchell Starc, Joe Root opt out of IPL 2020 auction Australia’s experienced left-arm pacer Mitchell Starc and England’s Test skipper Joe Root have opted out of the Indian Premier League 2020 auction to be held in Kolkata on December 19. On the other hand, five Australians have listed their names with a base price of Rs 2 crore. The names include Glenn Maxwell, who recently took a break from international cricket due to mental health issues, and Chris Lynn, who was surprisingly released by Kolkata Knight Riders. ICC names World Cup 2019 XI; Rohit, Bumrah only Indians Following the conclusion of the World Cup 2019, the ICC has named the team of the tournament. Only two Indians feature in the team -- Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah -- while losing finalist leader Kane Williamson will captain the side. The team features four from World champs England, two from New Zealand, two from Australia and one from Bangladesh. IPL 2018: Schedule, timings and all you need to know The 11th edition of the Indian Premier League will start in Mumbai From April 7. The final will also take in Mumbai on May 27 Starc wants Australian fans to sledge Stokes Fast bowler Mitchell Starc wants Australian fans to “get stuck into” Ben Stokes in case he makes it to The Ashes Mitchell Starc claims India scared of losing to Australia Injured Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc who was ruled out of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after the second Test Starc’s absence a big blow: Clarke Former Australia captain Michael Clarke has said that Mitchell Starc’s absence will be a big hole for the visitors to fill during the last two Tests against India. Starc has been ruled out of the rest of the Test series owing