Anything to do with Cricket

9b25e3cdd7708c288912746ec95d7c9b Liliane @Liliane - 6 months ago
South Africa wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock retires from Test cricket
De Kock makes shock announcement after Centurion Test‘This is not a decision that I have come to very easily’The South Africa wicketkeeper-batter Quinton de Kock has retired from Test cricket with immediate effect. The shock announc…
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Eb0f1753654cff1630386503eeba7c5d Bobby @Bobby - 6 months ago
English cricket is in disarray – and it’s a metaphor for the whole country | Martin Kettle
Cricket is ruled by upper-class white men, deluded about their abilities. It’s hard not to see a parallel between the Ashes shambles and BrexitIt has been years since football surged past cricket to become England’s favourite sport. Even so, more than a centu…
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E156d09edb938373e3543d1b385a51d4 Felicita @Felicita - 6 months ago
Tello vs. Cricket Wireless: Which prepaid plan matches your lifestyle?
Trim the fat Tello From $5/month at Tello Pros Very cheap rates Access to T-Mobile LTE and 5G Mobile hotspot on every plan Unlimited plan is one of the cheapest in the industry Cons Unlimited plan slowed at 25GB Plans lack extras Tello makes it e…
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10f64d8d0be1cc890068d55fc752e9ee Alexandro @Alexandro - 6 months ago
England cricket team didn’t stand a chance against Australia | Letters
Richard Williams on England’s lack of warm-up matches, and Andrew Holder on 11 horrific words associated with the defeatI had a look at the 1967 edition of Wisden on Tuesday morning, after hearing the news of England’s Ashes defeat. Its report of the 1965-66 …
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24490084fc6f12363038e6f513dd8ace Myles @Myles - 6 months ago
India's Shami credits immense hard work for 200-wicket milestone - Reuters
India paceman Mohammed Shami said on Tuesday that years of toil had finally paid off as he became only the fifth fast bowler from the country to pick up 200 wickets in test cricket.
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0a3d7829480267a63997ae3c91bb2ebe Adelia @Adelia - 6 months ago
Giles bats for Vaughan to get second chance amid racism allegations - Reuters
Former England captain Michael Vaughan deserves a second chance after being embroiled in the racism controversy involving former Yorkshire player Azeem Rafiq, the director of England men's cricket Ashley Giles has said.
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1a914154cd263fa68f1b8d6529ef63dd Sandrine @Sandrine - 6 months ago
83 movie: Reliving India’s epic cricket triumph
A Bollywood ode to India's 1983 cricket world cup win recreates one of the greatest upsets in sports history.
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F83221f06565aed5272a3e729d6efe18 Alexander @Alexander - 6 months ago
Australia win toss, to field in third Ashes test - Reuters
Australia captain Pat Cummins won the toss and elected to field in the third Ashes test on a green-tinged Melbourne Cricket Ground pitch on Sunday.
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367ec04c80b95de4cfdf036599b35350 Garnet @Garnet - 6 months ago
Cricket-Former England captain Illingworth dies at 89 - Reuters Australia
Former England captain Ray Illingworth, who famously captained the team to an Ashes series victory in Australia in 1970–71, has died at the age of 89, county club Yorkshire said on Saturday.
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B32a14d6694cf7df7a187f69ad01ace5 Patrick @Patrick - 6 months ago
Australia opener Harris to play in third Ashes test - Langer - Reuters
Australia will retain struggling opener Marcus Harris for the third Ashes test and are confident paceman Mitchell Starc will recover from a rib problem in time to bowl at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, coach Justin Langer said on Thursday.
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041490c94bd26a3efdf85d49d9b013ba Alexie @Alexie - 6 months ago
Former India spinner Harbhajan calls time on career - Reuters
Former India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on Friday, bringing down the curtain on a 23-year career in the sport.
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Cc9f6ece4882994c85a7dc0305a4b841 Marjory @Marjory - 6 months ago
Hazlewood to miss third Test but Starc set to play again
Australia coach Justin Langer suggests Mitchell Starc will play in the third Ashes Test, but Josh Hazlewood will again miss out.
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24490084fc6f12363038e6f513dd8ace Myles @Myles - 6 months ago
Pakistan's Abid undergoes second procedure after heart condition diagnosis - Reuters
Pakistan opener Abid Ali underwent a second procedure on Wednesday after he was diagnosed with acute coronary syndrome, the country's cricket board (PCB) said.
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29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - 6 months ago
Three memories of cricket in 2021
Following on from reviews of 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, here are a few moments to savour from 2021By Gary Naylor for the 99.94 Cricket BlogJoe Root started 2021 by making 228 and 186 as England beat Sri Lanka 2-0 in Galle. His brilliance was…
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3fb9059c39d0a39c0a9f0cf17b7858fc Priscilla @Priscilla - 6 months ago
IPL 'next big step' to grow women's game, says NZ captain Devine - Reuters
Franchise cricket has raised the profile of women's cricket and a full-fledged Indian Premier League (IPL) is the "next step" for its growth, New Zealand captain Sophie Devine said.
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Bcc328421e41493288f095ab9a711673 Roger @Roger - 6 months ago
South Africa's T20 Mzansi Super League cancelled again due to COVID-19 - Reuters
South Africa's Twenty20 Mzansi Super League has been cancelled for the second time due to COVID-19 related issues, the country's cricket board (CSA) said on Monday.
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Dd00644dc8212e2e9fd2e6ce7a756bbf Jerrold @Jerrold - 6 months ago
Yorkshire say all members of coaching team have left the club - Reuters
All members of Yorkshire's coaching team have left, including director of cricket Martyn Moxon and coach Andrew Gale, the club said on Friday as it vowed to regain trust and rebuild after being rocked by allegations of institutional racism.
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6ede9b368e706f8b5e5082140d4d45d9 Moises @Moises - 6 months ago
New Zealand spinner Ajaz takes all 10 wickets against India - Reuters
New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel became only the third bowler to pick up all 10 wickets in an innings in international cricket, achieving the feat against India in the second test at the Wankhede Stadium.
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7094e9deddcf03241ed9894017ba09bc Rose @Rose - 6 months ago
South Africa's Ngidi out of ODIs due to positive COVID test - Reuters
Cricket South Africa said on Wednesday fast bowler Lungi Ngidi has dropped out of their three-match One Day International series against the Netherlands after testing positive for COVID-19.
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10f64d8d0be1cc890068d55fc752e9ee Alexandro @Alexandro - 6 months ago
ICC confident all teams will travel to Pakistan for 2025 Champions Trophy - Reuters
India's participation in the 2025 Champions Trophy in Pakistan is a "challenging" issue for the International Cricket Council but the world governing body said it is confident all teams will travel to the country for the tournament.
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Eb0f1753654cff1630386503eeba7c5d Bobby @Bobby - 6 months ago
ECB unveils action plan to tackle racism following Rafiq allegations - Reuters
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Friday released a 12-point action plan to tackle racism and discrimination in the sport, including a review of the "dressing room culture" across teams and a standardised approach to whistleblowing.
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E5a600388a4be6ed5b515081737d8445 Angus @Angus - 6 months ago
Google's Year in Search 2021 was dominated by sports and 'Squid Game'
While people around the world still searched for information about the COVID-19 pandemic, other topics dominated Google's Year in Search for 2021 — like cricket and Squid Game. Matches for the T20 World Cup are at the top of this year's global searches, along…
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6b970372434ca9c9def5abb121107916 Rex @Rex - 6 months ago
English 'drinking culture' affected Asian and Black players: Best - Reuters
The "drinking culture" in county teams was partly responsible for Asian and Black players not getting enough opportunities in English cricket, former West Indies international Tino Best has said.
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E5a600388a4be6ed5b515081737d8445 Angus @Angus - 6 months ago
‘Extremely concerned’: Tim Paine takes leave of absence from all cricket
Puts Paine in serious doubt for Ashes series against EnglandComes a week after he stepped down as Australian captainTim Paine will take a leave of absence from all cricket “for the foreseeable future” only 12 days out from the start…
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0e8bbdb1e225a468900a861824b0da05 Hannah @Hannah - 7 months ago
Kohli denies he wanted to skip one-day tour after being replaced as India captain
India's Test captain rejects reports he asked to opt out of the upcoming ODI series in South Africa.
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