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India hammer home advantage on Proteas

20th October 2019, 19:09

India put in a sensational performance on day two of their third Test with South Africa to declare on 497-9.

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Langer calls for Hussey and Harris help

20th October 2019, 12:03

Michael Hussey and Ryan Harris have been added to the Australia coaching staff for the T20I series against Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

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Shakib unhappy with BPL leg-spinner ruling

19th October 2019, 17:34

Shakib Al Hasan is unhappy with a ruling that each team must field a leg-spinner in the upcoming Bangladesh Premier League.

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Another ton for Sharma as India hit back

19th October 2019, 16:53

India were 224-3 after a shortened first day of the third Test with South Africa thanks to Rohit Sharma's third century of the series.

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Mystery spin not six-hitting should be priority in The Hundred draft - Hussain

18th October 2019, 14:49

Trent Rockets should pick a mystery spinner, not a six-hitting batsman, first in the inaugural The Hundred draft, says Nasser Hussain.

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Pakistan sack Sarfaraz as captain

18th October 2019, 13:39

Sarfaraz Ahmed has been sacked as captain of Pakistan's Test and Twenty20 teams after a "visible loss of form and confidence".

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Elgar hopes for South Africa fightback

17th October 2019, 20:01

Batsman Dean Elgar feels there is still much to play for in the third and final Test with India despite being 2-0 behind in the series.

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Patel brought in for Twenty20 series

17th October 2019, 16:42

Warwickshire's Jeetan Patel will work with England as a spin bowling consultant ahead of the Twenty20 series with New Zealand.

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India star targets titles

17th October 2019, 15:18

Former captain MS Dhoni says his India side are focused on winning titles in the build-up to next year's T20 World Cup.

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Gillespie hails Sussex's Bopara deal 'coup'

16th October 2019, 13:51

All-rounder Ravi Bopara has ended his 17-year association with Essex by agreeing to join Sussex for all formats of cricket next year.

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Warner and Smith will cost a packet for The Hundred teams

16th October 2019, 12:58

Disgraced Australian duo David Warner and Steve Smith are among the most expensive stars available to draft at next year's The Hundred.

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Scott signs on at Gloucestershire

15th October 2019, 13:47

Gloucestershire have announced the signing of all-rounder George Scott from Middlesex on a three-year deal.

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Windies reappoint Simmons as coach

15th October 2019, 10:49

West Indies have reappointed Phil Simmons as their coach despite sacking him from the position back in 2016.

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ICC throw out boundary countback rule

14th October 2019, 20:18

The ICC have abolished the boundary countback rule that gave England such a dramatic World Cup final victory over the summer.

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Langer plays down talk of Smith skippering again

14th October 2019, 15:08

Justin Langer has played down talk of Steve Smith resuming the Australia captaincy and praised the "great job" being done by Tim Paine.

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Hales given Silverwood hope over England return

14th October 2019, 13:46

Alex Hales could be welcomed back into the England fold in the future, incoming coach Chris Silverwood has revealed.

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India skipper enjoying responsibility

13th October 2019, 16:14

India captain Virat Kohli says being skipper of the side has changed the mentality of his game after their win against South Africa.

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India wrap up series with innings win in Pune

13th October 2019, 11:40

India beat South Africa by an innings and 137 runs to take an unassailable 2-0 lead after the second Test of their three-match series.

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Proteas tail-order fight set to be in vain

12th October 2019, 12:52

Keshav Maharaj and Vernon Philander helped South Africa to 275 but they trail India by 326 runs after day three of the second Test.

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Flower steps down from Lions role and departs ECB

12th October 2019, 11:01

Andy Flower has stepped down from his role as England Lions coach and he is also departing the ECB.

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Trio rewarded with rookie deals by Glamorgan

11th October 2019, 12:55

Roman Walker, Callum Taylor and Joe Cooke have put pen to paper on rookie contracts with Division Two outfit Glamorgan.

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Northants tie down Keogh to deal extension

11th October 2019, 11:09

Northamptonshire have secured the services of all-rounder Rob Keogh on a contract extension until the end of the 2021 season.

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Ton-up Agarwal puts India in control

10th October 2019, 14:03

Mayank Agarwal scored his second consecutive century with 108 as India ended day one of the second Test against South Africa on 273-3.

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Sibley signs new Warwickshire deal

10th October 2019, 12:37

Warwickshire have tied down opener Dom Sibley to a new contract that will keep him with the county until the end of the 2022 campaign.

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Kerr pens Somerset extension

9th October 2019, 19:31

Head coach Jason Kerr says he's "incredibly excited" after signing a new contract to tie him to Somerset until 2022.

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Pietersen concerned by Silverwood's lack of experience

9th October 2019, 18:14

Former England star Kevin Pietersen claims the ECB has made a "brave" call to hire Chris Silverwood due to his lack of experience.

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Banton set for Aussie move

9th October 2019, 15:06

Somerset batsman Tom Banton has signed a contract to play for Brisbane Heat in the Australian Big Bash League.

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Gillespie eyes Sussex development with new deal

9th October 2019, 11:05

Sussex coach Jason Gillespie has signed a new deal until the 2022 season and feels the club is progressing in the right direction.

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Moriarty pens Surrey deal

8th October 2019, 19:26

Young bowler Daniel Moriarty has penned a two-year deal with the Surrey first team, after standing out for the second XI.

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Smith returns to Aussies T20 squad

8th October 2019, 14:35

Steve Smith is in line to play his first T20 international for Australia in more than three years after being called up to the squad.

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Hussain on Silverwood appointment

7th October 2019, 13:23

Nasser Hussain says Chris Silverwood's appointment as new England boss is a big step up for the former bowling coach.

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Silverwood confirmed as Bayliss' successor

7th October 2019, 10:48

Chris Silverwood has been appointed Trevor Bayliss' successor as England's new head coach, the ECB has confirmed.

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Silverwood ready to take England role

6th October 2019, 20:22

The England and Wales Cricket Board are set to name Chris Silverwood as their new coach on Monday, according to reports.

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Record haul delights Ashwin

6th October 2019, 16:28

India bowler Ravi Ashwin says he is thrilled to become the joint-fastest bowler to reach 350 Test wickets.

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Ireland ease to six-wicket win against Dutch

5th October 2019, 16:32

Ireland defeated the Netherlands by six wickets in their T20 Pentangular tournament opener at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground in Muscat.

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Tough final day battle ahead for Proteas

5th October 2019, 15:04

South Africa ended day four of the first Test with India on 11-1 in pursuit of 395 for victory and face a battle to save the match.

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New Somerset contract for Byrom

4th October 2019, 19:59

Somerset batsman Eddie Byrom has earned a new deal and will stay with the county for the next two seasons.

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Ashwin back to best on return for India

4th October 2019, 19:54

Ravi Ashwin admitted he was "elated" as he celebrated a five-wicket haul for India on his return to action against South Africa.

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Root reckons new England coach will put focus back on Tests

4th October 2019, 15:22

Joe Root is "thrilled" by the candidates in line to be the England coach and expects the new man to put more emphasis on Test cricket.

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Derbyshire tie down Reece to new deal

4th October 2019, 11:42

Derbyshire have moved to tie down all-rounder Luis Reece to keep him on board until the end of the 2023 season.

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Root expecting The Hundred to make a big impact

3rd October 2019, 18:31

Trent Rockets star Joe Root says the number of high-quality players featuring in The Hundred will only benefit the English game.

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Stokes confirmed as PCA player of the year

3rd October 2019, 10:41

Ben Stokes has been voted Professional Cricketers' Association player of the year after starring for England over the summer.

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Yorkshire coach advances duo's England claims

2nd October 2019, 16:58

Yorkshire coach Andrew Gale reckons Tom Kohler-Cadmore could be a Test star in the making while England should look at Adam Lyth again.

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Kirsten set to hold talks with the ECB

2nd October 2019, 14:49

Former South Africa batsman Gary Kirsten is reportedly set to hold talks over the vacant role of England head coach with the ECB.

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De Villiers links up with Brisbane

1st October 2019, 17:45

Former South Africa star AB De Villiers has agreed to join the Brisbane Heat for the second half of the 2020/21 Big Bash League.

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Gloucestershire tie down Liddle to new deal

1st October 2019, 14:53

Bowler Chris Liddle will remain at Gloucestershire until the end of the 2020 County Championship season after signing a one-year deal.

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Middlesex skipper Malan resigns in all formats

1st October 2019, 08:04

Middlesex captain Dawid Malan has announced he has resigned from his role in all formats of the game after two years.

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South Africa eager to ace India's 'big dogs' in Tests

30th September 2019, 16:44

Vernon Philander says South Africa are eager to take on India's "big dogs on their own ground" when they face off in the first Test.

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Northants add Ashraf again

30th September 2019, 12:55

Northamptonshire are working towards next term and have added Faheem Ashraf to their side again for the opening months of the season.

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Bangladesh star predicts revival

29th September 2019, 18:02

All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is confident his Bangladesh side can rediscover their form after some disappointing results.