Ashes hopeful Alex Carey has boosted his possibilities of an Australian Check debut by scoring a ton for South Australia throughout in the present day’s Marsh Cup.
Carey has been tipped to take over from former Australian Check captain Tim Paine because the wicketkeeper within the facet. Paine last week announced a bombshell resignation as captain, following the leaking of sexually express textual content messages allegedly exchanged with a former co-worker in 2017.
Throughout his state’s one-day conflict with Queensland, Carey led his facet in runs scored and completed with 101 from simply 93 deliveries.
A shocking supply from fellow Australian Check star Marnus Labuschagne dismissed Carey throughout the 30th over.
The 30-year-old has represented Australia at ODI and T20 ranges. Via 45 ODIs for Australia, Carey has a median of 36.45 with the bat
Earlier in the present day, former Australian captain Mark Taylor backed Carey in to make the Test side.
“I feel it is bought to be Alex Carey,” Taylor informed 9’s Sports activities Sunday.
“(Josh) Inglis being within the T20 facet lately has put a little bit of stress on however Alex Carey’s been round for some time and been a previous vice-captain of the Australian one-day facet.
“I’ve bought him in there only for expertise.”