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Holder insists Windies to expose weak Australia's middle-order in Tests  Nov 30, 3:55 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.30 (ANI): West Indies skipper Jason Holder has said that his side can win the upcoming Test series against Australia if they analyse and exploit the weaknesses of inexperienced middle-order batsmen.
Swifty gets to hear Taylor before going deaf  Nov 30, 2:55 pm
Washington D.C., Nov 30 (ANI): One of the lucky Swifties just got her dream fulfilled as she met her favourite Taylor Swift during her 1989 world tour in Australia.
New Zealand await ICC clarification on Lyon's DRS escape  Nov 30, 1:18 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.30 (ANI): New Zealand cricket have contacted the International Cricket Council (ICC) and is waiting for an acceptable response over the TV umpire's decision that went against them during the historic day and night Test against Australia at Adelaide Oval.
Starc not to undergo ankle surgery until T20 WC ends  Nov 30, 12:42 pm
Melbourne, Nov.30 (ANI): Australian paceman Mitchell Starc has admitted that he requires ankle surgery, but added that it is not the right time to do so as he is looking forward to World Twenty20 in April.
ICC chief hails historic day-night Test  Nov 30, 11:46 am
Dubai, Nov.30 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive David Richardson has lavished praise on the success of the first day and night Test, saying that the concept can greatly enhance the traditional format of the game.
Cricket Australia rejects Warne's desire for day-night MCG Test  Nov 30, 11:46 am
Melbourne, Nov.30 (ANI): Australian spin great Shane Warne's desire to have the upcoming Boxing Day Test against West Indies at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MSG) converted into a day and night encounter has been rejected by Cricket Australia (CA).
Australia seal series with thrilling day-night Test victory  Nov 29, 4:33 pm
Adelaide, Nov.29 (ANI): Australia clinched the three-match series against New Zealand after claiming a tense three-wicket win over the tourists in the game's first-ever day-night Test match at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday.
Matt Jones outlasts Spieth to win Australian Open  Nov 29, 3:52 pm
Sydney, Nov.29 (ANI): Matt Jones overcame a fierce challenge from world number one golfer Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott to claim a one-stroke victory at the Australian Open on Sunday.
Ian Chappell ridicules Shaun Marsh's shambolic batting stat  Nov 29, 2:00 pm
Melbourne, Nov.29 (ANI): Former Australia captain Ian Chappell has slammed Shaun Marsh's topsy-turvy batting statistic in Test format by comparing it with former fast bowler Glenn McGrath's poor batting records.
Australia seize control of third Test amidst controversy  Nov 28, 6:14 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.28 (ANI): Australia have seized momentum of the third day-night Test as New Zealand held a modest 94-run lead on day two at the Adelaide Oval on Saturday.
Boult leads praise for `electric` day-night Test  Nov 28, 3:43 pm
Wellington, Nov.28 (ANI): The historic day-night Test with a pink ball has received positive response from players, with New Zealand swing specialist Trent Boult leading the bandwagon of praise for the format and described the atmosphere as 'electric'.
Chris Rogers calls for mandatory neckguards on helmets  Nov 28, 2:26 pm
Melbourne, Nov.28 (ANI): Former Australia batsman Chris Rogers has expressed surprise over batsmen's decision who chose not to wear 'StemGuards', insisting that neckguards on helmets should be made mandatory in order to provide increased protection against head injury.
`Injured` Starc not to bowl further in Adelaide Test  Nov 28, 12:10 pm
Sydney, Nov.28 (ANI): Australia paceman Mitchell Starc will not be seen bowling again in the historic day and night Test in Adelaide against New Zealand after scans confirmed an early stage fracture in his right foot.
'Enthused' Warne wants pink ball to be made permanent  Nov 28, 10:14 am
Melbourne, Nov.28 (ANI): Australian spin great Shane Warne has backed the idea of using pink ball and suggested that the red ball should be permanently replaced with the new ball, even though the experiment is only one day old.
Aussie bowlers steal the show in historic day-night Test  Nov 27, 7:51 pm
London, Nov.27 (ANI): Australian bowlers grabbed the limelight on the opening day of the inaugural day-night Test with the pink ball against New Zealand that witnessed a festive crowd of 47,000 seeing the match at the Adelaide Oval on Friday.
Cricketers wear black armbands on Hughes' first death anniversary  Nov 27, 3:25 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.27 (ANI): On the first death anniversary of former batsman Phillip Hughes, the cricketing fraternity paid their tribute in a low-key manner as Australia and New Zealand wore black armbands in the historic day and night Test at the Adelaide Oval.
Warne calls for four-day Tests to improve dwindling format  Nov 27, 12:39 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.27 (ANI): Australian spin great Shane Warne has come up with some remedies to improve the iconic longer-format of the game after South Africa's early exit in the first innings of the third Test against India raised many eyebrows in the cricketing community.
ICC chief believes historic day-night Test can revive dwindling format  Nov 26, 8:43 pm
Dubai, Nov.26 (ANI): International Cricket Council chief executive David Richardson believes that the historic day-night Test match between Australia and New Zealand at the Adelaide Oval has the potential to revive the dwindling interest in the iconic longer format of the game.
Smith shaken by nets accident on eve of Hughes' death anniversary  Nov 26, 1:54 pm
Sydney, Nov.26 (ANI): Australian skipper Steve Smith has revealed that he was shaken up by the recent training accident, which reminded him of Phillip Hughes on the eve of the former teammate's first death anniversary.
Pollard to miss Big Bash League with knee injury  Nov 25, 4:46 pm
London, Nov.25 (ANI): West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard has been ruled out of the Big Bash League (BBL), Australia's domestic Twenty20 tournament, after suffering from knee injury.
Lyon backs Starc to wreak havoc on Kiwis with pink ball  Nov 25, 4:20 pm
Melbourne, Nov.25 (ANI): Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon has backed his fellow teammate Mitchell Starc to continue his rampaging form with the new pink ball in the historic day-night Test against New Zealand at the Adelaide Oval, which starts on Friday.
Boult shrugs off injury to return with full intensity  Nov 25, 3:52 pm
Sydney, Nov.25 (ANI): New Zealand swing specialist Trent Boult made an impressive return from a back injury as he bowled with full intensity during a practice session ahead of the historic day-night Test against Australia at the Adelaide Oval.
Ponting remembers `infectious` Hughes on death anniversary   Nov 25, 1:52 pm
Melbourne, Nov.25 (ANI): As the first death anniversary of former Australian batsman Phillip Hughes nears, former skipper Ricky Ponting has paid tribute to the late cricketer, saying that he will miss his 'infectious personality'.
Use of Pink ball should be `one-off experiment`,insists SA chief  Nov 25, 10:25 am
Johannesburg, Nov.25 (ANI): Idea of Pink ball in the first day and night Test should be used as a one-off experiment, as per Tony Irish, chief executive of the South African Cricketer's Association.
Kohli bats for `landmark` day-night Tests   Nov 24, 4:04 pm
Nagpur, Nov.24 (ANI): Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli has backed the introduction of day-night Test cricket and expressed that he hoped the experiment would work in reviving the dwindling interest in the iconic longer format of the game.