Besides Thomson, another former Australian great Shane Warne also announced to auctioning his sole Baggy Green for the bushfire victims.
Bumrah, who will be one of Virat Kohli’s trump cards in the upcoming World Cup, is in a prime form and Thomson has similar expectations.
The legend also said Bumrah bowls outside the guidelines of normal fast bowling technique.
He felt the absence of Steve Smith and David Warner make the hosts batting line-up very weak.
He also praised the Indian captain for racking up runs at will.
Thommo is considered by many as perhaps one of the best Aussie bowlers of all time.
The pitch of MCG has been already criticised a lot by the former and current players.
When Jeff Thomson entered the scene of cricket, little did he know he would become one of the hitmen of the Australian side for the better part of a decade. The time he played for Australia coincided with Australia returning to the top of the world ranking and the famous ‘Chappell Era’. However, in spite […]
Four rising young fast bowlers from India have been chosen to hone their skills with Australian fast bowling legend Jeff Thompson. Karnataka’s young pacers David Mathias, Prasidh Krishna along with Mumbai’s Tushar Deshpande and Minad Manjrekar are the four bowlers picked for a three-week training programme at the Centre of Excellence, Brisbane. The four players […]
Former Australian fast bowler Jeff Thomson is one of the great fast bowlers cricketing world has ever seen. The new ball opening pair of Thomson and Dennis Lillee was probably one of the most destructive pair and a nightmare for the batsmen. When he was asked to name the Indian bowler who has impressed him in recent times, he said, “Other […]