The Test: A New Era for Australia's Team

The Test: A New Era for Australia's Team

  • TV-14
  • 2020
  • 1 Season
  • 8.9  (2,628)

The devastation of Australia's Ashes defeat at Headingley is laid bare in a behind-the-scenes documentary that also sheds new light on the team's rise from the tumult of South Africa. The documentary will follow the Australian team through the appointment of Justin Langer as head coach.

The Test: A New Era for Australia's Team
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A New Legacy
8. A New Legacy
March 11, 2020
After suffering a devastating loss in the Third Test, Justin Langer forces the players to sit through a replay and analyse what went wrong. Steve Smith re-joins the XI for the Fourth Test and plays an unforgettable game of cricket. Australia manages to retain the Ashes and Langer stands proud of his team's progress and growth. This is the new beginning to Australia's cricket team. There is a big future ahead.
Under Siege
7. Under Siege
March 11, 2020
Amid deafening shouts and boos from the English crowds, Steve Smith leads Australia out of deep trouble in the First Test, notching a century in both innings to singlehandedly haul his side over the line at Edgbaston. However, panic sets in when Smith sustains an injury on the field and is forced to retire hurt with a suspected concussion. In Smith's absence, Australia turn to Marnus Labuschagne as substitute.
Fearless
6. Fearless
March 11, 2020
Armed with a deeper understanding of
Unpredictable
5. Unpredictable
March 11, 2020
Australia have long been considered the gold standard of One-Day International cricket, but this year the team is starting off on the wrong foot. On Indian soil, the players are struggling and captain Aaron Finch cannot get into a groove. Finch questions whether he will be able to hold his place in the team for the upcoming World Cup.
White Noise
4. White Noise
March 11, 2020
It is the Boxing Day Test, the biggest match on the cricket calendar. One ball after another, Australia sees the game slipping through their fingers. A brief cameo from Pat Cummins gives the home side hope, but when Cheteshwar Pujara steps up to the crease the tide turns. Langer enacts drastic changes to the team, particularly an infusion of youth.
A Test of Character
3. A Test of Character
March 11, 2020
The team arrives back in Australia to face their biggest challenge to date; taking on the number-one ranked team in the world - India. The pressure is on, especially for Aaron Finch playing his first Test on Australian soil alongside debutant Marcus Harris. Adding to that pressure is the behaviour of India's star player and captain, Virat Kohli, who tests the Australians' commitment to a
Trust in the Plan
2. Trust in the Plan
March 11, 2020
After a gruelling ODI series in England, Australia's spirit and vigour are put to the test. A confrontation between senior batsman Usman Khawaja and Langer proves the most heated exchange of the pre-series camp. Plenty of emotion surrounds the presentation of Baggy Green caps to the opening Test's three debutants.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
March 11, 2020
In the shadow of the ball tampering devastation, Justin Langer and captain Tim Paine take the team to the Western Front in northern France to remind themselves what representing Australia truly means. The new era of Australian cricket begins with a five-match One-Day International Series against England - Australia's oldest rival. Former legends Ricky Ponting and Adam Gilchrist are enlisted to inspire and lift morale. There is a lot of ground to make up if Australia wants to be the world's best.
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The devastation of Australia's Ashes defeat at Headingley is laid bare in a behind-the-scenes documentary that also sheds new light on the team's rise from the tumult of South Africa. The documentary will follow the Australian team through the appointment of Justin Langer as head coach.The Test: A New Era for Australia's Team is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on March 11, 2020.

The Test: A New Era for Australia's Team is available for streaming on the Amazon website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Test: A New Era for Australia's Team on demand at Amazon Prime.

  • Premiere Date
    March 11, 2020
  • IMDB Rating
    8.9  (2,628)