Marnus Labuschagne

Steve Waugh
Steve Waugh reckons Australia are the favourites for upcoming Test series against India

He also admitted that India don't have any apparent weakness.

Sachin Tendulkar and Marnus Labuschagne
‘Very grateful for his words’ – Marnus Labuschagne acknowledges Sachin Tendulkar’s praise

Labuschagne attended the Australia cricket awards recently and on the red carpet, was asked for his reactions on Sachin Tendulkar giving him some high-class endorsement.

Sachin Tendulkar and Marnus Labuschagne
‘He reminds me of me’ – Sachin Tendulkar heaps praise on Marnus Labuschagne

With Marnus Labuschagne going from strength to strength since the Ashes, Sachin Tendulkar lavished praised on the youngster.

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli retains his No.1 position in ICC Test batsmen rankings

Along with Kohli, his deputy in Tests Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara are also present in the top 10 batsmen rankings.

Virat Kohli and Marnus Labuschagne
‘He’s like a bunny running around’ – Virat Kohli heaps praise on Marnus Labuschagne

While Labuschagne made his Test debut in 2018, he finally proved his worth in last year's Ashes when he made it to Australia's playing after Steve Smith suffered a concussion.

Virat Kohli
ICC announces Men’s Test team of the Year; Virat Kohli chosen as captain

Two Indians, five Australians, three Kiwis, and one Englishman made the cut in the ICC's Test team of the Year.

Rohit Sharma and Pat Cummins
Rohit Sharma and Pat Cummins win the ICC ODI and Test Cricketer of the Year award

Ben Stokes won the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for Best Cricketer of the Year.

Marnus Labuschagne and Steve Smith
Steve Smith advises in-form Marnus Labuschagne to stay grounded after an explosive season

Smith himself had a breakout summer of 2014-15 against India and continued to have a good run with the bat and he asked Labuschagne to do the same.