Greg Baum

Greg Baum

Greg Baum is chief sports columnist and associate editor with The Age

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Haunting future just not cricket

Greg Baum The year is 2025 and the barely twitching body of Test cricket is proving a wonderful host organism for T20.

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Usman Khawaja selection conundrum tests Australia

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Greg Baum Australia has to make up its mind about Usman Khawaja.

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Order of the day to fill batting abyss

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Greg Baum Ricky Ponting bestrode Australian cricket from the front, which is far less elegant phraseology than his footwork ever was.

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Young bats must fire, and be ready

Greg Baum The announcement of the Australian team for the first Test was straightforward.

Wade's inclusion opens door for young bats to have a crack

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Greg Baum The announcement of the Australian team for the first Test was straightforward. Once the selectors were agreed on Matthew Wade, it involved not much more than filling out a pro forma.

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Let's just shut our eyes and think of England

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Greg Baum If we shut our eyes, put our fingers in our ears, and hum loudly to ourselves, the India series eventually will go away. Immediately, there is no other viable tactic.

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Sehwag's cameo was not what India needed

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Greg Baum INDIA won an hour, but Australia won another day. Increasingly, that is how it has been in this unexpectedly one-sided series.