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I Ate My Way Through World’s Longest Lunch And Brunch In Melbourne And This Happened
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I Ate My Way Through World’s Longest Lunch And Brunch In Melbourne And This Happened

[ad_1] Forget Coachella, forget Burning Man - the real party for foodies this year went down in Melbourne over one epic weekend. Fresh off a plane from the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, I'm still buzzing (pun intended) from a truly epic culinary adventure. This wasn't your average restaurant hopping - I went on a two-day food coma through the World's Longest Lunch and the World's Longest Brunch, and let me tell you, it was a marathon, not a sprint, for the senses.World's Longest Lunch: A Melbourne Masterclass with Andrew McConnellFirst up, the World's Longest Lunch, a 3.5-hour event headlined by Melbourne culinary royalty, Andrew McConnell. He helms a constellation of Melbourne's hippest restaurants (Cumulus Inc. and the buzzy new Gimlet) and brought his signature style - equal parts...
Travis Head Set To Play With Steve Smith At Washington Freedom In MLC 2024 | Cricket News
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Travis Head Set To Play With Steve Smith At Washington Freedom In MLC 2024 | Cricket News

[ad_1] File image of Travis Head© AFPAustralia star opener Travis Head will join his compatriot Steven Smith at the Washington Freedom for the upcoming edition of Major League Cricket 2024. MLC will kick off on July 4, after the conclusion of the T20 World Cup. Head has decided to play cricket instead of opting to rest after the marquee event. Australia won't play any international matches after the conclusion of the World Cup until September, which will see them embark on a white-ball tour of England.Head is currently a part of Sunrisers Hyderabad in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024. He has featured in four matches and amassed 133 runs at an average of 33.25 and a strike rate of 172.73.After Australia's T20 World Cup triumph, Head decided to opt out of their home white-ball ...
Former Australia Cricketer, Who Played 74 Tests, In Police Custody For Assault And Stalking | Cricket News
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Former Australia Cricketer, Who Played 74 Tests, In Police Custody For Assault And Stalking | Cricket News

[ad_1] Former Australia cricketer in police custody for assault and stalking© AFPFormer Australia cricketer and commentator Michael Slater has been remanded in police custody after being charged with offences including common assault and stalking. According to the Guardian, the 54-year-old Slater has been charged with more than a dozen offences including unlawful stalking or intimidation, common assault, breaking into a dwelling with intent at night, assault occasioning bodily harm and choking or suffocation. Slater's case was mentioned at the Maroochydore Magistrates Court in Queensland on Monday. He is facing a total of 19 charges on the alleged offences at the Sunshine Coast on various dates between December 5 last year and April 12.The local police confirmed arresting a 54-year-old m...
Wife Printing “Divorce Papers”: Michael Vaughan Trolled Hilariously During Podcast | Cricket News
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Wife Printing “Divorce Papers”: Michael Vaughan Trolled Hilariously During Podcast | Cricket News

[ad_1] Michael Vaughan and Brett Lee during a podcast.© X (formerly Twitter)Former England captain Michael Vaughan was trolled hilariously during a live podcast that also had Australia greats Brett Lee and Adam Gilchrist. The clip is being shared widely on social media. During the podcast, Michael's wife Nichola grabbed the attention as she switched on a printer close to the recording area. "Mrs. Vaughan has clearly decided to start to print something," said Michael in the podcast. This is when everyone in the chat started wondering what she was printing, and "divorce papers" was the comment that left everyone in splits.Watch it here:Vaughany's printer went off during the show and he got a BIG surprise from his wife!This has to go down as an ALL TIME moment on the show#ClubPrairieFire pi...
Pat Cummins Rubs Salt On Indian Fans’ Wounds With Cheeky Social Media Post | Cricket News
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Pat Cummins Rubs Salt On Indian Fans’ Wounds With Cheeky Social Media Post | Cricket News

[ad_1] Australia and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) skipper Pat Cummins on Sunday revealed his some of his "favourites" in a fun 'Question and Answer' session. Taking to his Instagram, Cummins asked his fans to drop some questions and he answered some of them. One of the users asked Cummins about his favourite memory in India, to which the Australian replied by posting a picture of the Australian team posing with their sixth ICC Cricket World Cup title, that they won by beating India last year by seven wickets in November at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.Pat Cummins sharing his favourite memory in India. pic.twitter.com/CErI8ACWoI— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) April 14, 2024On his favourite SRH teammate, Cummins posted a picture of him with compatriot Travis Head, who has played some...
“Isko Main Itna Maarunga…”: Virat Kohli Recalls Bitter Rivalry With Australia Pacer | Cricket News
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“Isko Main Itna Maarunga…”: Virat Kohli Recalls Bitter Rivalry With Australia Pacer | Cricket News

[ad_1] File photo of Virat Kohli (middle) and Mitchell Johnson (right).© AFPIndia's 2014-15 Test series in Australia is one to remember for Virat Kohli. Not only he shone with the bat Down Under but also became India's Test captain, replacing the great MS Dhoni during the tour. Kohli was the top-scorer for the Indian side in the four-match Test series with 692 runs to his name, being only behind Australia's Steve Smith's tally of 769. Kohli kicked off with a century each in both the innnigs of the first Test that was played at Adelaide Oval. In the next game at The Gabba in Brisbane, Kohli failed to replicate his heroics but he made a good comeback with a ton each in Melbourne and Sydney in the third and final Test matches that folllowed.A video is going viral on social media in which Ko...
Who Is Jake Fraser-McGurk? DC Debutant Who Hit India Star For 3 Straight 6s, Scored Half-Century | Cricket News
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Who Is Jake Fraser-McGurk? DC Debutant Who Hit India Star For 3 Straight 6s, Scored Half-Century | Cricket News

[ad_1] Australian batter Jake Fraser-McGurk had a debut to remember in the Indian Premier League (IPL) as helped Delhi Capitals (DC) beat Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) with a finely-crafted half-century. On just the second delivery he faced, Fraser-McGurk sent Yash Thakur's delivery for a six over deep mid-wicket. However, it wasn't the end of the Fraser-McGurk show in Lucknow as he took Krunal Pandya to the cleaners, smashing the India all-rounder for three sixes on the bounce. His 55-run knock, however, came to an end when he holed out to Arshad Khan.But his carnage helped DC register a six-wicket win, just their second of the IPL 2024 and it took them out of the bottom spot in the points table.Who is Jake Fraser-McGurk?Fraser-McGurk, born on April 11 2002, celebrated his 22nd birthday on...
“Doesn’t Make Sense”: Michael Clarke Questions Cricket Australia’s Decision Of Capping Nathan Lyon’s County Stint | Cricket News
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“Doesn’t Make Sense”: Michael Clarke Questions Cricket Australia’s Decision Of Capping Nathan Lyon’s County Stint | Cricket News

[ad_1] File photo of Nathan Lyon.© AFPFormer Australia captain Michael Clarke has raised questions over Cricket Australia's decision to cap the number of matches Nathan Lyon plays in his County Championship stint with Lancashire, adding that it "doesn't make sense" to him. Lyon, 36, had initially signed up with Lancashire to play the entire 2024 English domestic season across all three formats. But a discussion with Australia's selection committee saw his stint being reduced to playing only red-ball matches, which means he can make just seven County Championship appearances for Lancashire."We've seen in his career he's a much better bowler the more he bowls. I'd rather see him play cricket than, what's he going to do, come home and do a pre-season? Rip a hamstring or a calf trying to do ...
No Place For KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant. Ex Australia Star Picks This Keeper For T20 World Cup | Cricket News
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No Place For KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant. Ex Australia Star Picks This Keeper For T20 World Cup | Cricket News

[ad_1] The ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is going as per the expectations of the fans. Team Rajasthan Royals have utterly impressed everyone with their brilliant performance in the first four games they have played. The 2008 champions are yet to face a defeat in the ongoing season and are currently holding the top spot in the points table. This IPL is also a crucial one as it will be followed by the much-awaited T20 World Cup, which will kick-start on June 2, co-hosted by the United States and West Indies.Numerous debates and discussions are going on regarding the Indian squad for the showpiece event and a major focus is on the role of the wicketkeeper.The selectors have to make a tough choice between Rishabh Pant, KL Rahul, and Sanju Samson for the wicketkeeper's jo...
Riyan Parag’s Game Awareness Impresses Shane Watson | Cricket News
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Riyan Parag’s Game Awareness Impresses Shane Watson | Cricket News

[ad_1] Riyan Parag in action© BCCIFormer Australian all-rounder Shane Watson is mighty impressed with young batter Riyan Parag's game sense, match awareness and his ability to face the best bowlers with composure. The 22-year-old has been in sensational form this IPL season, becoming the lead run-scorer with his unbeaten 54 in Rajasthan Royals' six wicket win over Mumbai Indians on Monday. "I didn't realize he was this young. He's only 22. For someone to be in control of his skills against the best bowlers in the world, backed by his composure, game sense, awareness about timing, the right bowler to have a go at, and where to hit is impressive," Watson said on Jio Cinema.The knock against MI was Parag's second consecutive fifty.After the match, Parag who is coming off a stellar run in th...