Sachin Tendulkar had earmarked Marnus Labuschagne as a player who resembles him.
David Warner pipped Steve Smith by a single vote to win his third Allan Border Medal while Ellyse Perry claimed her second Belinda Clark Award.
Sachin Tendulkar is currently in Australia for the Bushfire Cricket Bash charity game where he is the coach of Ricky Ponting XI.
Steve Smith said every team needs a player like Marnus Labuschagne in their side in the shortest format as he is very quick between the wickets.
Former India cricketer Aakash Chopra took on a Twitter troll and put him in his place for some uncharitable comments.
Virat Kohli produced a stunning effort in the field to dismiss a well-set Marnus Labuschagne in the 3rd ODI in Bengaluru.
Shikhar Dhawan interviewed KL Rahul after taking over Chahal TV and came up with a hilarious reason for the leg-spinner's absence.
Jasprit Bumrah and Navdeep Saini showed a glimpse as to what might be in store for the David Warner, Steve Smith and co.
Steve Smith will return to his preferred batting spot in the One-Day Internationals (ODIs) for the first time since 2018.
Mark Waugh rated the Australian player, who made his debut in 2018, above Virat Kohli and Steve Smith, who are the current holders of the top two spots respectively.
Marnus Labuschagne has established himself as a key player in Australia's Test side and will now look to make his mark in ODIs as well when they tour India.
Ahead of Australia's tour of India, Marnus Labuschagne said that he will look to learn from experienced players like Steve Smith and David Warner.
Nathan Lyon took five for 50 in the 2nd innings to finish with 10 wickets for the match as Australia crushed New Zealand by 279 runs in the third and final Test.
New Zealand didn't do themselves any favours as Australia piled on the misery on Day 4 of the third and final Test.
David Warner was left baffled by Aleem Dar's decision and was heard asking the umpire, "for what, what am I doing wrong?"
Australia vs New Zealand: Former South Africa batsman Herschelle Gibbs had a hilarious response when asked about his feelings on Marnus Labuschagne, who was born in South Africa, playing for Australia.
New Zealand batted through the final session without losing a wicket after Marnus Labuschagne helped Australia amass a huge 454 in the first innings.
Marnus Labuschagne reached his highest Test score of 215 as the Australians were dismissed just before tea on the second day of the third and final Test.