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16 min ago | The New Zealand Herald
The New Zealand A cricket team's tour of England is off to a good start with a big win over Northamptonshire in a 50-over game on Friday.
1 hr ago | The Economist
Wounded Tiger: A History of Cricket in Pakistan. By Peter Oborne. Simon & Schuster; 624 pages; A 25. Buy from Amazon.com , Amazon.co.uk "WHAT do they know of cricket who only cricket know?" The literary challenge posed by C.L.R. James, a Trinidadian Marxist author, has borne much fruit in recent years, especially in India.
5 hrs ago | Scotsman.com
The 21-year old is unlikely to win, still being in eighth place, but achieving such a score on this stage will be satisfying nonetheless.
9 hrs ago | Bucksfreepress.co.uk
SAIF Zaib's star continues to rise with the High Wycombe youngster making his limited overs debut for Northamptonshire today.
For all their looking out for each other, M Vijay and Shikhar Dhawan have still not added fifty in an innings outside Asia.
New Zealand lawmakers have unanimously supported legislation which would make match fixing a criminal offense in time for next year's Cricket World Cup.
The recent admission of match-fixing by former Black Cap player Lou Vincent showed that NZ was not immune from match-fixing, Parliament has heard.
India need more than a miracle to save the third Test against England at Southampton, with the visitors staring down the barrel at 112 for four at the end of Day 4, chasing England's distant target of 445.
It's still winter but the days are getting longer. The occasional daffodil is making a mistimed dash at spring while people chat about plans for summer.
Jacques Kallis , the South African legend has announced his retirement from International cricket.
The 34-year-old West Indies batsman has played just five Championship games for the Foxes this season and, following medical advice from the club, it has been decided he is to return home to Guyana.
Will Gore is Deputy Managing Editor of The Independent, i, Independent on Sunday and the London Evening Standard.
Only 2 pairs - Akram and Younis and Ambrose and Walsh - have taken more wickets than English duo who helped reduce tourists to 323-8 at end of day 3 England got some help from a couple of familiar heroes in their bid to force a much needed win on the South coast.
In 2005 he was Transpower's spokesman when opposition to plans to build pylons through Waikato sparked outrage and resulted in an effigy of his boss being burned outside a public meeting.
FAMILY MAN: Luke Elliott hopes to be able to speak to his two young boys, four-year-old Mason and two-year-old Mitchell .
YORKSHIRE overseas star Kane Williamson is determined to remain positive about his future as a bowler after his action was deemed illegal last week.
World-class fast bowler Nicola Browne has chosen club and career over country, turning down the opportunity to represent New Zealand to re-sign with the ACT Meteors.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 05:17 pm
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