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1 hr ago | The Cricketer International
Ragama Cricket Club 's attack delivered a five-wicket victory over Panadura Sports Club , as they secured the top position in the group, with four wins in as many matches.
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5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
Dan Vettori had been a champion for many years but was recovering from injury. His future was up in the air.
9 hrs ago | The Cricketer International
When New Zealand bowled West Indies out on the final day and left themselves with a target of 112, it appeared that a couple of firsts might happen in Test cricket: New Zealand had never won a Test after scoring more than 600, and a team had never lost a Test after one of their players had scored a double-century in a follow-on.
Paul Farbrace , Sri Lanka's former assistant coach, is again in the reckoning for the position of Sri Lanka's national coach, after he intimated a renewed interest in the job, Sri Lanka Cricket has said.
Calcutta: While one may think that Mahendra Singh Dhoni has already achieved quite a lot, both as a player and captain, the man himself remains as hungry as ever.
SHARJAH: Afghanistan will get another boost as a fledgling cricketing nation when they play former world champions Pakistan for the first time in a Twenty20 international in Sharjah on Sunday.
Minutes before he boarded the flight from Lahore to Dubai with Dav Whatmore, Khan said that he always favoured a local coach.
Form and injury have combined to give Graeme Smith a forgettable time of late in the one-day game, and it looks like it will be a long road back for him in ODI cricket should he choose to keep at it The Test captain was left out of South Africa's starting XI for the first match against India in Johannesburg - the first time Smith has been ... (more)
Captain Andrew Ellis is crediting a batting tip from an unlikely source as one of the reasons for his excellent double in Canterbury's Plunket Shield match against Wellington in Rangiora.
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A five-wicket haul from Sajeewa Weerakoon , and 72 from Lahiru Thirimanne helped Ragama Cricket Club maintain their unbeaten run in the competition, inflicting a seven-wicket defeat on Badureliya Sports Club .
The Sri Lankan spinner, who has taken more Test match wickets than any other bowler, spoke to Northwood Prep School students on Tuesday morning about his childhood in Kandy and what it was like playing for his country.
No one was fired but there was no shortage of outrage on Thursday over a tweet from the official Cricket Australia account.
Canada had the right team and the right preparation ahead of the World Twenty20 Qualifiers.
Calcutta: Out for almost six months with a knee injury, Manoj Tiwary is confident of returning before the start of this season's Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Neil Wagner and Tino Best cut similarly ebullient figures, both hard-charging fast bowlers with a positive outlook on the game.