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  • Aaron, Vijay star for India in opening tour game

    Aaron, Vijay star for India in opening tour game

    24 Nov 2014 09:01

    Paceman Varun Aaron and opener Murali Vijay impressed for India on the opening day of the tourists' match against a Cricket Australia XI in Adelaide on Monday.The CA XI -- lacking any big names -- were dismissed for 219, with Aaron taki

  • Clarke on fitness deadline for 1st India Test

    Clarke on fitness deadline for 1st India Test

    24 Nov 2014 02:16

    Injured skipper Michael Clarke faces a fitness deadline this week to have any chance of playing for Australia in next month's first Test against India, chief selector Rod Marsh said Monday.Clarke was named in a 12-man squad subject to a

  • Toss vital as Pakistan, New Zealand play for series

    Toss vital as Pakistan, New Zealand play for series

    24 Nov 2014 01:46

    Rival captains Misbah-ul Haq and Brendon McCullum hope to win the toss and enjoy a kick-start to the series-deciding third Test between Pakistan and New Zealand starting in Sharjah on Wednesday.Pakistan piled up 566-3 in the first Test i

  • Pakistan nominates Sethi for ICC presidency

    Pakistan nominates Sethi for ICC presidency

    30 Oct 2014 12:16

    Pakistan Thursday nominated Najam Sethi as its candidate for the presidency of cricket's world governing body next year, three months after he r

  • Coach Lehman admits Australia failed to adapt

    Coach Lehman admits Australia failed to adapt

    27 Oct 2014 10:31

    Australia's cricket coach Darren Lehmann Monday refused to blame the Dubai pitch and instead admitted his team didn't play well during their 221

  • Australia struggle despite Warner's century

    Australia struggle despite Warner's century

    24 Oct 2014 09:31

    Opener David Warner hit an aggressive hundred but Australia lost four wickets on the third day of the first Test against Pakistan in Dubai on Fr

  • Amla notches ton before Proteas collapse

    Amla notches ton before Proteas collapse

    24 Oct 2014 02:46

    A superb Hashim Amla century set up South Africa for a big total in the second one-day international against New Zealand on Friday before a dram

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  • Pakistan salvage draw after Taylor's century

    Pakistan salvage draw after Taylor's century

    21 Nov 2014 14:31

    Pakistan salvaged a draw in the second Test against New Zealand in Dubai on Friday after being set a challenging target of 261 off 72 overs on the back of a brilliant hundred by Ross Taylor. The early loss of four Pakistani wickets meant

  • Srinivasan pushes court for India board comeback

    Srinivasan pushes court for India board comeback

    21 Nov 2014 13:16

    World cricket chief Narayanaswami Srinivasan filed a petition Friday before India's Supreme Court to allow him to be reinstated as president of the country's board since he had been cleared of corruption.The petition by Srinivasan and th

  • Smith stars with ton as Australia down South Africa to take

    Smith stars with ton as Australia down South Africa to take

    21 Nov 2014 12:46

    Steve Smith hit a thrilling century to propel Australia to a three-wicket victory over South Africa to clinch the five-game one-day international series in Melbourne on Friday.Man-of-the-match Smith cracked 104 off 112 balls as Australia

  • Boult's double set up exciting finish

    Boult's double set up exciting finish

    21 Nov 2014 12:01

    Paceman Trent Boult grabbed two wickets off six balls to jolt Pakistan as the second Test heads for an exciting finish on the fifth and final day in Dubai on Friday. Boult had opener Shan Masood (40) and then had the prized scalp of skip

  • Pakistan 32-1 at lunch, chasing 261

    Pakistan 32-1 at lunch, chasing 261

    21 Nov 2014 08:46

    Pakistan, chasing 261 to win, were 32-1 at lunch on the fifth and final day of the second Test against New Zealand in Dubai on Friday.Opener Taufeeq Umar was dismissed for four before Shan Masood (11) and Azhar Ali (13) were unbeaten at

  • Australia restrict South Africa to 267 in ODI

    Australia restrict South Africa to 267 in ODI

    21 Nov 2014 07:46

    Skipper AB de Villiers hit a masterful 91 before South Africa's innings stalled and finished at 267 for eight in the fourth one-day international against Australia in Melbourne on Friday.De Villiers was in typical free-scoring form, hitt

  • Australia forced to chose team early 'for marketing'

    Australia forced to chose team early 'for marketing'

    21 Nov 2014 00:46

    Australian selector Mark Waugh says his panel will name the team for next month's opening Test with India early "for marketing purposes".The former Test batsman made the admission during a cricket television show on Fox Sports late Thurs

  • England skipper seeks revenge in Sri Lanka

    England skipper seeks revenge in Sri Lanka

    20 Nov 2014 16:31

    England captain Alastair Cook Thursday vowed to try and win a seven-match series in a tit-for-tat revenge against Sri Lanka ahead of next year's World Cup.Speaking to reporters at the start of the ODI series, seen as part of their prepar

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