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Perth Scorchers coach Justin Langer says Melbourne Stars are beatable

Brad Elborough Justin Langer does not see the Perth Scorchers final KFC Big Bash clash against the unbeaten Melbourne Stars as 'mission impossible'.

It's not the last of Michael Beer: WA coach Justin Langer

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Brad Elborough Western Australian cricket coach Justin Langer believes that the latest setback for Michael Beer does not spell the end of his playing days with the Warriors.

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Nathan Lyon, Justin Langer back Manuka Oval as quality Test venue

Canberra Times - Sport - March 10 2014
Former Canberra cricketer, now Australian Test spin bowler, Nathan Lyon will be making a Canberra comeback this week to play for the NSW Blues in their Sheffield Shield match against Western Australia at Manuka Oval.
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Jon Tuxworth and David Polkinghorne Nathan Lyon and Justin Langer have backed the push for Manuka to host Test cricket.

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Western Australia coach Justin Langer tips Australian honours for Jason Behrendorff

Canberra product Jason Behrendorff is close to a national team call-up, says WA state coach Justin Langer.

Lee Gaskin Justin Langer believes it's only a matter of time before Jason Behrendorff is called up to the Australian team.

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Justin Langer's work ethic has turned WA into Sheffield Shield contenders, says Simon Katich

Best mates ... Justin Langer and Matthew Hayden.

David Polkinghorne As Matthew Hayden tore apart bowling attacks around the world, Justin Langer was up the other end using guts and determination to grind his way into becoming one-half of one of the best ever opening...

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Justin Langer to give Mitchell Johnson every chance

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Brad Elborough Fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has the support of his WA state coach Justin Langer in his bid to return to the Australian Test cricket side.

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WACA will be another Gabba: Justin Langer

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Former Test opener Justin Langer has warned the third Test WACA pitch will be similar to the bouncy Gabba wicket

Justin Langer to quit state cricket

Former Test opener Justin Langer says he'll quit state cricket after this weekend's Pura Cup clash for WA against Tasmania.

Australia Test hopeful Mitch Marsh receives backing of former coach Mickey Arthur

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Former Australia coach Mickey Arthur believes promising allrounder Mitch Marsh is ready to succeed in the Test arena if given the chance.

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Perth Scorchers eye off Champions League glory

Forget about merely aiming for respect; Perth Scorchers coach Justin Langer wants his side to come away with the ultimate prize at this year's Twenty20 Champions League in India.

Langer gives Hayden home truth on Hughes

Phil Hughes has tinkered with his style as he battles to cement a permanent spot in the Australian side.

Phil Lutton Former Test opener tells mate that Hughes is better than young Hayden.

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Test cricket just a matter of time for Mitchell Marsh, says Tom Moody

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Chloe Saltau The emergence of Mitchell Marsh as a match-winning allrounder might not have happened if Justin Langer hadn't put Tom Moody on his case.

Why Australian cricket is excited about Mitchell Marsh

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Chloe Saltau Mitchell Marsh might be excited about playing a role for the team against South Africa on Wednesday, but the most exciting thing about him is that he is capable of playing two roles. 

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Shane Warne and Michael Hussey in mix to lead Prime Minister's XI against England in January

Shane Warne is a chance to lead the Prime Minister's XI.

Chris Dutton The 'King of Spin' Shane Warne and 'Mr Cricket' Michael Hussey loom as the Prime Minister's XI's secret weapons in the bid to get a big crowd at Manuka Oval in Canberra's hectic sporting calendar.

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Katich pulls up stumps for the last time

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Former Australian cricket international Simon Katich announced on Saturday that he is retiring from all forms of the sport.

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Sam Whiteman polishes his game in the A series

Early starter: Sam Whiteman, 22, made his first-grade debut at the age of 15.

Chloe Saltau Sam Whiteman thinks playing against grown men since he was 12 has prepared him well for professional cricket, but he found one opponent more intimidating than most.

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Steve Smith caps whirlwind 12 months with Sheffield Shield title

Steve Smith of the Blues plays a shot during day five of the Sheffield Shield match between New South Wales Blues and the Western Australia Warriors on Tuesday.

David Polkinghorne NSW captain Steve Smith says winning the Sheffield Shield caps a whirlwind 12 months.

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Marcus North retires after brilliant season

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Brad Elborough Former West Australian captain Marcus North has retired from first class cricket in Australia.

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Brett Lee proud to lead Prime Minister's XI

Brett Lee has been named the captain of the Prime Ministers XI at Manuka Oval.

Chris Dutton A four-wicket haul for the Prime Minister's XI launched Brett Lee's international career and the fast-bowling great wants to help usher in the next Australian star when he captains the side next...

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Ashes 2013: Chris Rogers gunning for runs in Boxing Day Test

Well held: Chris Rogers takes a diving catch to dismiss Tim Bresnan in Perth.

Chloe Saltau An adopted Victorian senses an opening against England in the Boxing Day Test.