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40e54b9707df84c11f580308a13132cb Hulda @Hulda - 7 months ago
Cricket Australia chief backs Paine to make test return - Reuters
Cricket Australia (CA) CEO Nick Hockley hopes Tim Paine returns to country's test side "as quickly as possible" after the wicketkeeper resigned from the captaincy because of his involvement in a "sexting" scandal.
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B32a14d6694cf7df7a187f69ad01ace5 Patrick @Patrick - 7 months ago
Moxon & Gale among 16 to leave Yorkshire
Director of cricket Martyn Moxon, coach Andrew Gale and all members of the coaching staff are among 16 people to leave Yorkshire amid the racism scandal.
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Ed258c85465a50dee9e6425ecf24849d Wilmer @Wilmer - 7 months ago
Man Utd co-chairman Glazer buys UAE T20 franchise - Reuters
Manchester United co-chairman Avram Glazer has acquired a franchise in the United Arab Emirates' inaugural T20 Cricket League, the Emirates Cricket Board said on Wednesday.
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Bbe6309a1d067c75a83f525952377ae7 Rahsaan @Rahsaan - 7 months ago
Melbourne joins clamour to replace Perth if Ashes test moved - Reuters
With Perth's Ashes test in doubt over strict COVID-19 rules, authorities in Victoria state have petitioned Cricket Australia to bring the series back to the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
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6ede9b368e706f8b5e5082140d4d45d9 Moises @Moises - 7 months ago
Australia's Green welcomes step up for 'world class' Carey - Reuters
Australia all-rounder Cameron Green says Alex Carey's experience in one-day cricket will help him make the adjustment to test cricket if, as widely reported, he gets the nod to replace Tim Paine for the opening Ashes clash in Brisbane next week.
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25dc49998970e9ad413d98493dfe5d6c Teagan @Teagan - 7 months ago
Paine to take break from cricket 'for foreseeable future'
Former Australia Test captain Tim Paine is to take an immediate break from all forms of cricket "for the foreseeable future".
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7bcb1d07c0ef7a8d3ef21a145cb66a5c Giovanni @Giovanni - 7 months ago
Bangladesh's Mahmudullah retires from test cricket - Reuters
Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah has announced his retirement from test cricket at the age of 35 but will continue to play one-day internationals and Twenty20s, the country's cricket board (BCB) said in a statement on Wednesday.
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3c59b35923f7f5e6a11c533088a15138 Jessika @Jessika - 7 months ago
Cricket Tasmania condemns 'appalling' treatment of Paine - Reuters
Cricket Tasmania chairman Andrew Gaggin condemned Cricket Australia's "appalling" treatment of Tim Paine on Tuesday, saying he should never have been put in a position where he felt he had to resign as Australia test captain.
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7094e9deddcf03241ed9894017ba09bc Rose @Rose - 7 months ago
Yorkshire cricket whistleblowing hotline contacted by 36 people
Service launched in response to Azeem Rafiq’s allegationsAlex Hales keeps Sydney Thunder contract after talksA whistleblowing hotline launched by Yorkshire to allow people to safely report discrimination has been contacted by 36 ind…
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39b1531710d6d8cc8cd7a9a0bb2d9867 Ryleigh @Ryleigh - 7 months ago
Yorkshire whistleblower hotline contacted by 36 people in first week
Thirty-six people have contacted Yorkshire's independent whistleblower hotline in its first week of operation.
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0a3d7829480267a63997ae3c91bb2ebe Adelia @Adelia - 7 months ago
Sajid Javid tells of racial abuse growing up as he urges ECB to do more
Minister says English cricket needs to take ‘long, hard look’ at itself after Azeem Rafiq racism revelationsSajid Javid has said he was racially abused almost every day at school when he was growing up, as he urged the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to…
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192059156a7075f96be3d979645bdbcc Zackery @Zackery - 7 months ago
Paine steps down as Australia test cricket captain after texting scandal - Reuters
Tim Paine stepped down as Australia test cricket captain on Friday for sending inappropriate text messages to a female co-worker, although an investigation by governing body Cricket Australia exonerated him of any breach of its code of conduct.
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3917a54ef2e71f0b2d57dd0d63e0f2fb Cameron @Cameron - 7 months ago
This reckoning of racism in cricket is long overdue | Letters
Nadeem Razvi feels he can no longer support a game he has loved since childhood, Liesbeth Tip calls for greater social support of victims of racism, and Michael Meadowcroft reflects on earlier troubles in Yorkshire CCC’s relationship with Asian cricketersI ha…
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6232f8a636fcadbbec0b89d4f6ded6e2 Ericka @Ericka - 7 months ago
English cricket risks ‘nuclear option’ of regulator, warns sports minister
ECB must tackle racism crisis, Nigel Huddleston tells MPs‘What we all want is for cricket to get its house in order’The government is ready to take the “nuclear option” with English cricket if it does not get its house in order over…
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Efd687c46d03677522c615b86a341217 Emmie @Emmie - 7 months ago
Hales denies 'any racial connotation' in naming his dog
Former England international Alex Hales "categorically and absolutely" denies there was "any racial connotation" in naming his dog.
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A2a551348d8c100384339e6c21255e06 Abbie @Abbie - 7 months ago
Azeem Rafiq: What England's cricket racism scandal is all about
Azeem Rafiq says he faced years of racist abuse while playing for Yorkshire Cricket Club.
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70753e5e348bf454161ee0bcc63fed8d Juliet @Juliet - 7 months ago
Azeem Rafiq's testimony should shine a light on racism in every workplace | Shaista Aziz
I was not shocked by the abuse the ex-Yorkshire cricketer endured – it’s all too common. What’s different is that he’s now being believedI spent some of the past summer at the Lord’s and Oval cricket grounds watching my beloved England and Pakistan play. When…
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E156d09edb938373e3543d1b385a51d4 Felicita @Felicita - 7 months ago
Governing body ICC forms working group to determine cricket's Afghan future - Reuters
The International Cricket Council has set up a working group to determine the future of the game in Afghanistan under its Taliban government, the world governing body said on Wednesday.
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Ac7d6ae4836b778c0e45d9f73deed0cb Delia @Delia - 7 months ago
Melbourne Cricket Ground to stage 2022 T20 World Cup final - Reuters
The next Twenty20 World Cup final will be held under lights at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Nov. 13 next year, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Tuesday.
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6ede9b368e706f8b5e5082140d4d45d9 Moises @Moises - 7 months ago
Pakistan to host 2025 Champions Trophy as ICC confirm eight men's tournaments
Pakistan will host the 2025 Champions Trophy after the International Cricket Council confirm eight men's tournaments between 2024 and 2031.
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Cc9f6ece4882994c85a7dc0305a4b841 Marjory @Marjory - 7 months ago
Asian heritage cricketers insulted and humiliated at Yorkshire, Rafiq says - Reuters
Former Yorkshire Cricket Club player Azeem Rafiq broke down in tears on Tuesday as he told a British parliamentary panel of "inhuman" racist treatment at the county team.
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Bbe6309a1d067c75a83f525952377ae7 Rahsaan @Rahsaan - 8 months ago
'I had concerns about marriage', admits Malala Yousafzai
The Nobel laureate says she previously questioned marriage and the "imbalance of power".
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125f097c91a427394e6d36ae98c72376 Elaina @Elaina - 8 months ago
Mitchell replaces Conway in New Zealand squad for India tests - Reuters
Batsman Daryl Mitchell will replace injured Devon Conway in New Zealand's squad for the test series against India later this month, New Zealand Cricket said on Sunday.
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3830cba028d7333d81fee686fab573c8 Kari @Kari - 8 months ago
Virat Kohli: India man arrested over rape threats to cricketer's daughter
A man has been arrested over rape threats to the daughter of Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli.
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Eac8a1ccc60323b8c8f2660965836fef Immanuel @Immanuel - 8 months ago
Tasmania looks to swipe Ashes test from Perth - Reuters
The Australian state of Tasmania will submit a pitch to the country's cricket board on Wednesday to have the fifth Ashes test relocated to Hobart from Perth.
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