Wade signs with Melbourne Renegades

"Internationally, you generally see that the better players are the guys who are getting the best opportunities and batting higher in the order"

“Internationally, you generally see that the better players are the guys who are getting the best opportunities and batting higher in the order”

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Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Matthew Wade has left the Melbourne Stars to join their crosstown rivals, the Melbourne Renegades, on a four-year deal.

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BBL 2013/14 Match 31: Lyon and Maddinson help Sixers cruise past crosstown rivals

     

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Lyon claimed three wickets, while Maddinson powered his way to an unbeaten half-century

The Sydney Sixers cruised past their crosstown rivals, the Sydney Thunder, by eight wickets behind off-spinner Nathan Lyon’s three wickets and Nic Maddinson’s unbeaten half-century.

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Signing Warner and Clarke turned out to be a huge mistake, says Nick Cummins

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“While both these players were signed before I started at the Sydney Thunder, these were well-intentioned decisions that have not proven to be successful”

Sydney Thunder general manager Nick Cummins has admitted that signing Australia captain Michael Clarke and opening batsman David Warner has indirectly contributed to the franchise’s poor record this season.

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