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Patel still believes in England dream

21st April 2018, 17:40

Samit Patel says he still believes he can play for England despite his lack of international exposure in recent years.


Greedy CA prompt response from Warne

21st April 2018, 12:44

Former Australia spinner Shane Warne feels Cricket Australia are greedy for expanding the Big Bash League.


Lancashire chief supports fresh ECB plan

20th April 2018, 12:51

The ECB's revolutionary plan for a 100-ball-a-side format in its new franchise tournament, from 2020, has been backed by Lancashire.


Cricket Australia await recommendations on new coach

20th April 2018, 12:26

Cricket Australia will announce their decision on Darren Lehmann's replacement as men's national team coach "in the coming weeks".


Surrey ready to offer Warner and Smith a fresh start

19th April 2018, 11:35

Surrey coach Michael Di Venuto has revealed he wants to explore the possibility of signing Australian duo Steve Smith and David Warner.


Sledging not important to Australia - Paine

19th April 2018, 11:21

Australia's new captain Tim Paine has revealed sledging will not be as prominent in the team going forward.


Coaching role for Smith

18th April 2018, 13:46

Former England batsman Ed Smith will replace James Whittaker as the new national team selector, according to reports.


Australia set to turn to Langer

18th April 2018, 13:43

Australia are reportedly set to replace the outgoing head coach Darren Lehmann with Justin Langer.


Bairstow eager to kick on

17th April 2018, 18:34

England star Jonny Bairstow says he is still learning his trade in the one-day game despite some impressive performances in the winter.


Cooke rewarded with new deal

17th April 2018, 16:08

Glamorgan feel wicketkeeper-batsman Chris Cooke is "the man" after handing him the vice-captaincy and a new three-year deal.


Chappell questions Warner's Australia future

17th April 2018, 15:37

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell does not believe David Warner is likely to play international cricket ever again.


Worcestershire scalp leaves Vince buzzing

16th April 2018, 20:08

Skipper James Vince hailed his Hampshire bowlers as they as they beat Worcestershire by 196 runs in the Championship.


Moores credits bowlers for opening Championship win

16th April 2018, 18:06

Nottinghamshire coach Peter Moores felt England hopeful Harry Gurney "set the tone" for his side's emphatic win over Lancashire.


Finch would love ODI captaincy chance

15th April 2018, 16:15

Aaron Finch claims he would "love" the opportunity to replace the banned Steve Smith as Australia's next one-day captain.


Fresh faces come in for Pakistan

15th April 2018, 16:03

Pakistan have named four uncapped batsman in their Test squad ahead of the summer tour of Ireland and England.


Kent not out of it despite collapsing to 64

14th April 2018, 19:06

Kent were all out for just 64 but their bowlers then reduced Gloucestershire to 110-8 on day two of the Division Two Championship game.


Roy shines as Delhi open 2018 IPL account

14th April 2018, 18:00

Jason Roy's unbeaten 91 was the top performance as Delhi Daredevils secured their first win in this season's Indian Premier League.


Carberry aims to thrill fans and promote young talent

13th April 2018, 17:54

New Leicestershire captain Michael Carberry has promised to play "attacking cricket" and promote young talent this season.


Somerset swoop for Renshaw

13th April 2018, 11:34

Batsman Matt Renshaw has been signed by Somerset to replace his fellow Australian Cameron Bancroft for this 2018 campaign.


Elgar agrees Surrey return

12th April 2018, 17:09

Surrey have moved swiftly to replace injured overseas star Mitchell Marsh by bringing in South Africa's Test opener Dean Elgar.


Taylor tipped to be a Notts star

12th April 2018, 12:13

Stuart Broad has tipped New Zealand star Ross Taylor to be a big for Nottinghamshire this season.


Vince determined to prove he is the real deal

11th April 2018, 14:50

James Vince wants to make a strong start to the season with Hampshire to prove that he should be in the England team.


Maxwell talks of Aussie anguish

11th April 2018, 04:42

Australia's Glenn Maxwell has spoken of the anguish within the dressing room following the recent ball-tampering scandal.


Referee Crowe lifts lid on South Africa - Australia series

10th April 2018, 17:38

Match referee Jeff Crowe admits the level of hostility in the Test series between South Africa and Australia left him shocked.


Surrey strike gold with Morkel signing

10th April 2018, 16:06

Surrey feel they have recruited a real gem after announcig the signing of South African fast bowler Morne Morkel on a two-year deal.


Cummins out of IPL

10th April 2018, 08:18

Mumbai Indians will be without Pat Cummins for the rest of the IPL after the Australian bowler was struck down with a back injury.


Yasir to miss England tour due to injury

9th April 2018, 19:14

Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah will miss the tour of England and Ireland after picking up a hip bone injury.


England hopes for Bell

9th April 2018, 13:26

Warwickshire batsman Ian Bell claims he still harbours hopes of playing for England again.


Durham land all-rounder

9th April 2018, 12:54

Durham have strengthened their squad ahead of the County Championship Division Two season by signing Axar Patel.


Record-breaking Rahul steers Kings XI to victory

8th April 2018, 17:01

KL Rahul recorded the fastest half-century in IPL history as Kings XI Punjab secured a six-wicket victory over the Delhi Daredevils.


Clarke rules out Australia U-turn

8th April 2018, 12:51

Former Australia captain Michael Clarke has rejected rumours he could make a spectacular comeback from retirement.


Veteran wicketkeeper departs Gloucestershire

7th April 2018, 13:39

Wicketkeeper Phil Mustard has left Division Two county side Gloucestershire by mutual consent.


England bowler joins IPL outfit Daredevils

7th April 2018, 13:37

Liam Plunkett has joined Indian Premier League outfit Delhi Daredevils to take the number of England players in the IPL to 11.


Hampshire deal for Steyn

6th April 2018, 14:42

Hampshire have signed fast bowler Dale Steyn as he looks to regain his fitness for South Africa's July tour of Sri Lanka.


Australia will bounce back from ball tampering - Waugh

6th April 2018, 09:26

Ex-captain Steve Waugh is adamant Australia can overcome the recent ball tampering scandal that has shocked the country.


Injury ends Rabada's IPL hopes

5th April 2018, 15:53

The South African cricket board have confirmed that Kagiso Rabada has been ruled out for three months and will miss the IPL.


No suspension challenge from Warner

5th April 2018, 13:15

Australia's David Warner has decided not to challenge his 12-month suspension from cricket as he aims to improve himself as a person.


Surrey searching for overseas player

4th April 2018, 18:06

Surrey are seeking a new overseas recruit after learning that Mitchell Marsh needs surgery on his ankle.


Bayliss hints at England spaces

4th April 2018, 11:59

England coach Trevor Bayliss says there are places available in the Test team and wants county players to prove their worth.


No appeal for Smith

4th April 2018, 09:30

Ex-Australia captain Steve Smith says he must take responsibility for his actions and will therefore not appeal his 12-month ban.


Paine aware Aussies need to learn

3rd April 2018, 18:13

New captain Tim Paine has admitted Australia have let their country down and must now "improve their behaviour".


Proteas thrash Aussies to claim 3-1 series glory

3rd April 2018, 14:47

South Africa bowled out Australia for just 119 on Tuesday to secure a 492-run fourth Test victory and take the series 3-1.


Root proud of England efforts in Kiwi draw

3rd April 2018, 08:27

England captain Joe Root says he was proud of his side after they drew the second Test with New Zealand in Christchurch on Tuesday.


South Africa closing on 3-1 triumph

2nd April 2018, 19:28

South Africa need to take seven more Australia wickets on day five of the fourth Test to win the series 3-1 after dominating day four.


Curran looking to seize IPL chance

2nd April 2018, 14:49

Tom Curran has joined the Kolkata Knight Riders ahead of the start of the IPL as an injury replacement for Mitchell Starc.


Bairstow - England in commanding position

2nd April 2018, 14:33

Jonny Bairstow believes England can secure an overdue victory during the final day of the second Test against New Zealand.


Klaasen drafted in by Royals

1st April 2018, 19:43

Rajasthan Royals captain Ajinkya Rahane has announced South Africa's Heinrich Klaasen will replace Steve Smith in their IPL squad.


England build lead on day three in Christchurch

1st April 2018, 08:49

James Vince and Mark Stoneman both his half-centuries as England reached stumps at 202-3 on day three, a lead of more than 200 runs.