The 31-year-old, who has played 21 Tests and 15 ODIs, though will continue to play domestic cricket.
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IPL's most successful bowler, Lasith Malinga, is unavailable for the 2020 season in the UAE and Mumbai Indians has since named a replacement for the legend
For the second time in his career, Australia cricketer James Pattinson guided the ball onto his stumps. Watch the bizarre dismissals during AUS vs NZ Test and Sheffield Shield match
James Pattinson would have been a shoo-in for Australia's first Test against Pakistan, says Shane Warne
James Pattinson is ineligible for the Test series opener against Pakistan in Brisbane after being found guilty of a level two breach of Cricket Australia's code of conduct for abuse of an opposition player in the Sheffield Shield.
James Pattinson has set his sights on becoming a fixture in Australia's pace attack ahead of the first Test against Pakistan
Usman Khawaja, the Australia No. 3, has scores of 13, 40, 36, 2, 8 and 23 so far in the Ashes. Pacer James Pattinson, on the other hand, has managed five wickets at 33.40 in two appearances.
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