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Akram satisfied with Ajmal's first competitive outing in bid to clear bowling action  Dec 20, 1:55 pm
Karachi, Dec 20 (ANI): Pakistan's national selector Muhammad Akram has said that he is satisfied with ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal's first outing against Kenya as the bowler bids to get cleared by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for his bowling action.
Steve Harmison calls timing of removing Cook as ODI skipper 'naughty'  Dec 20, 11:13 am
London, Dec 20 (ANI): Former England fast bowler Steve Harmison feels that the timing of Alastair Cook's removal as the squad's ODI captain was 'naughty'.
Ex PCB chief Ashraf blames negligence for Ajmal, Hafeez's 'chucking' suspension  Dec 18, 12:37 pm
Johannesburg, December 18 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket boss Nasim Ashraf laments that a failure to have a proper system to deal with bowlers having suspect actions had led to the loss of ace spinners Saeed Ajmal and all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez.
Lara brands Wasim Akram 'fastest, best bowler' he ever faced   Dec 17, 2:11 pm
Karachi, Dec 17 (ANI): West Indies legend Brian Lara has branded former Pakistani bowling great as the fastest and the best bowler he ever faced during his illustrious international career spanning 17 years.
Jason Gillespie feels ICC should raise Ireland's Test status 'sooner rather than later'  Dec 16, 4:46 pm
London, Dec 16 (ANI): Former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie has called for Ireland to be elevated to Test-cricket status, as he believes the move would reward the nation's performances in limited-overs internationals and provide a necessary boost to the long format of the game.
Harris, Siddle out, Hazlewood, Starc in for Gabba Test against India  Dec 16, 1:08 pm
Sydney, Dec 16 (ANI): Veteran Australian pacer Ryan Harris and fast bowler Peter Siddle have been reportedly ruled out of the second Test against India, as Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc have been called into the bowling attack against the tourists at Gabba.
Warner regrets 'crossing line' during verbal spat with Aaron  Dec 13, 12:18 pm
London, December 13 (ANI): Australian opener David Warner admitted that he shouldn't have crossed the line during a verbal spat with Indian pace bowler Varun Aaron on the fourth day of the first Test in Adelaide Oval.
Sean Abbott makes stellar return to cricket post Hughes tragedy  Dec 13, 10:24 am
London, December 13 (ANI): New South Wales (NSW) pace bowler Sean Abbott claimed six straight wickets to record his best ever bowling performance in his first match following the tragic demise of cricketer Phillip Hughes.
Nathan Lyon's heart 'skipped a beat' after bouncer hit Kohli's helmet   Dec 12, 5:35 pm
Johannesburg, December 12 (ANI): Australian spinner Nathan Lyon has revealed that he got frightened when a bouncer delivery of pace bowler Mitchell Johnson hit Indian stand-in skipper Virat Kohli's helmet on the third day of the first Test match in Adelaide.
Waqar says discipline in fast bowling deadlier than pace  Dec 10, 3:20 pm
Karachi, December 10(ANI): Former Pakistan pace bowler and now Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis believes that a disciplined bowling precedes pace as a good bowler should have pace control in the international cricket.
Mike Selvey feels Hughes' passing will make sledgers think twice  Dec 10, 1:55 pm
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Former England Test player turned commentator Mike Selvey claims that cricket is not a game that needs to be sanitized or changed, but he feels that from the tragedy of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes' passing must make sledgers think.
Pringle says banning bouncers will 'take away zip' from cricket  Dec 10, 12:36 pm
Johannesburg, December 10 (ANI): Former South Africa pace bowler Meyrick Pringle has advocated the use of bouncers, admitting that banning it would take away the fabric of Test cricket following the tragic demise of late cricketer Phillip Hughes.
Sean Abbott returns to cricket with bouncer post Hughes tragedy   Dec 9, 1:14 pm
Sydney, December 09 (ANI): New South Wales pace bowler Sean Abbott has returned to cricket, with bowling a bouncer in his first over at SCG following tragic demise of late cricketer Phillip Hughes.
'Bouncer bowler' Abbott set for competitive cricket return  Dec 8, 11:25 am
London, Dec 08 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Sean Abbott, who delivered the bouncer that turned lethal for batsman Phillip Hughes last month, could reportedly return to the pitch for domestic side New South Wales on Tuesday.
Merv Hughes wants bouncer as opening ball of first India-Oz Test to clear air   Dec 5, 12:08 pm
Sydney, Dec 05 (ANI): Former Australian pace bowler Merv Hughes has called on fast bowlers to clear the air by bowling a bouncer off the opening ball of the first Test against India.
'Bouncer bowler' Sean Abbott returns to bowling ahead of late Hughes' funeral   Dec 3, 12:18 pm
Sydney, Dec 03 (ANI): Australian bowler Sean Abbott, who delivered the bouncer that proved fatal for Phillip Hughes, returned to bowling on Tuesday on the eve of the late batsman's funeral, which the paceman attended alongside his domestic side New South Wales teammates.
Sehwag believes banning bouncers in light of Hughes' demise will be unfair on bowlers  Dec 3, 9:58 am
Johannesburg, Dec 03 (ANI): Former India mercurial opener Virender Sehwag has said that banning bouncers following Australia's Phillip Hughes' passing would be unfair on bowlers because he believes batsmen always have the option of ducking under short-pitched deliveries.
Gul confident of making strong comeback after long injury lay-off  Dec 2, 4:56 pm
Karachi, December 2 (ANI): Pakistan fast bowler Umar Gul admitted that he is confident enough to make a strong comeback into the national side, after being out of action due to a recurring knee injury.
'Big' Merv Hughes supports 'use of bouncers' despite Hughes tragedy   Dec 2, 3:33 pm
Sydney, December 2 (ANI): Former Australian fast bowler Merv Hughes has supported the use of bouncers in cricket as he believes that the tragic demise of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes was an isolated case.
Broad struggling to come to terms with 'cheecky chappie' Philip Hughes' death  Dec 2, 10:40 am
London, Dec 02 (ANI): England fast bowler Stuart Broad has said that he has struggled a lot to come to terms with the death of Australian Cricketer Philip Hughes.
Ex-Oz paceman Lawson believes cricket's aggression will return despite Hughes' passing  Nov 30, 2:30 pm
Sydney, Nov 30 (ANI): Former Australia fast bowler Geoff 'Henry' Lawson has no doubt that cricket would continue to be played with it's trademark aggression, but he has welcomed the fact that bouncers were not bowled in the Test match between New Zealand and Pakistan following Phillip Hughes' passing.
Sir Elton John pays tribute to late Hughes and voices support for 'bouncer bowler' Abbot  Nov 29, 4:05 pm
Sydney, Nov 29 (ANI): British singer Sir Elton John has paid tribute to deceased Australian batsman Phillip Hughes and voiced his support for bowler Sean Abbot, who delivered the ball that hit his fellow cricketer.
Waqar Younis concerned about Abbott's future in wake of Hughes tragedy  Nov 28, 3:09 pm
Islamabad, Nov 28 (ANI): Former Pakistani cricketer Waqar Younis has expressed his concern over Australian bowler Sean Abbott's mental well being and his future in the game of cricket after he delivered a deadly bouncer that led to the death of Phillip Hughes.
Peter Lever was 'never the same' after bowling short ball that almost killed Chatfield  Nov 28, 2:36 pm
Wellington, Nov 28 (ANI): Peter Lever, the English fast bowler whose delivery almost killed Ewen Chatfield in February, 1975 was reportedly "never the same" after the incident.
Former English bowler Gough calls for increased safety following Philip Hughes' death  Nov 28, 11:57 am
Wellington, Nov 28 (ANI): Former English bowler Darren Gough has called for improved safety measures in cricket in the wake of Philip Hughes' death following a head injury after being hit by a bouncer.