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Siddle’s future uncertain after long term injury

Siddle’s future uncertain after long term injury

One of Australia’s premier fast bowlers and senior Test cricketers, Peter Siddle is set to face a lengthy period on the sidelines with the latest news suggesting the paceman is suffering with a stress fracture in his back. Siddle featured in the recently concluded 2 match Test series with Australia’s Trans-Tasman rivals New Zealand. The speedster picked up 3 wickets […]

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South Africa spinner Phangiso reported for suspect action

South Africa spinner Phangiso reported for suspect action

South Africa’s left-arm spinner Aaron Phangiso has been reported for a suspect bowling action during his domesitc One Day game, in which the slow armer was playing for the Highveld Lions. Phangiso was playing for the Lions against the Warriors in Wednesday’s contest at the Wanderers, and bagged 2 wickets, conceding 8 runs in his 8 over spell. The spinner’s […]

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Protean pair Tsotsobe, Tsolekile under match-fixing probe

Protean pair Tsotsobe, Tsolekile under match-fixing probe

Johannesburg: According to a foreign newspaper, former South Africafast bowler Lonwabo Tsotsobe has come under investigation for involvement in match-fixing in the Ram Slam T20 tournament, the Premiear T20 league of South African cricket. It is being reported, that Tsotsobe along with Thami Tsolekile received money from former South African cricketer Gulam Bodi, who was banned from all forms of […]

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Azhar Mahmood confirmed as Pakistan bowling coach

Azhar Mahmood confirmed as Pakistan bowling coach

Lahore: Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood has been appointed the national team’s bowling coach for the Asia Cup and ICC World T20. The 40 year old will catch up with the squad in Dhaka on Thursday night. Mahmood is replacing former teammate and regular bowling coach Mushtaq Ahmed for the two mega events in Bangladesh and India. Close sources from […]

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Steve Smith fined 30% match fee for dissent

Steve Smith fined 30% match fee for dissent

Guess the Australian Captain, Steve Smith, got a little too carried away during their fourth day of the second test against New Zealand at Christchurch on Tuesday where he ended up getting fined for questioning the umpire’s decision against New Zealand. Thus, breaching the International Cricket Council’s Code of Conduct. Apparently, both, the Australian Captain Steve Smith and fast bowler […]

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“Kohli will be one of the best captains” – Srikkanth

“Kohli will be one of the best captains” – Srikkanth

Mumbai: Former Indian captain Krish Srikkanth has said that he believes current Indian Test skipper will turn out to be the greatest ever leaders for the blues, highlighting his “adaptability” skills in particular. “Adaptability skills which Virat has are fantastic. You see Virat Kohli’s game approach, he adapts beautifully in all the three formats. As a cricketer if you want […]

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Andrew Flintoff elected as PCA president

Andrew Flintoff elected as PCA president

Former England star all-rounder and captain, Andrew Flintoff has been elected the new president of the PCA (Professional Cricketers Associaton). Fan favorite Flintoff was crowned the newest front man on Tuesday at PCA’s general meeting conducted at Edgvaston. The former Ashes winner replaces ex English cricketer and well known-known commentator David Lloyd to become the 7th President in PCA’s history. […]

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McCullum: “It was the right time to retire”

McCullum: “It was the right time to retire”

Christchurch: Freshly retired New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum insisted that it could have not been a better time for him to hang up his boots from the International scene. The 2-0 whitewash was nowhere near how McCullum would have wanted to retire, but the hard hitting batting phenom did leave his mark for many years to come, setting two whopping […]

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Dale Steyn returns to playing club cricket

Dale Steyn returns to playing club cricket

Cape Town: South African paceman Dale Steyn, who has had a troubled last year battling a never ending injury crisis, is finally set to resume his cricketing career in a club game at Cape Town on Saturday. Steyn will bowl for Western Province Cricket Club against St Augustine in a two day contest to give a clearer view of his […]

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Afridi: “I would rethink about retirement after WT20”

Afridi: “I would rethink about retirement after WT20”

Pakistan T20 captain Shahid Afridi has said that at this moment in time, his primary focus is on Pakistan taking a stronghold of the World T20, and only after that will he think on his retirement plans. The legendary all-rounder revealed in his latest interview that he is facing immense pressure from his family and close ones who don’t want […]

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