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Guptill confident of New Zealand's comeback in series against England  May 28, 5:54 pm
Wellington, May 28 (ANI): New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill is confident of his side making a comeback and winning the second Test at Headingley against England starting on Friday to square the series.
Dad to be De Villiers not to play 100 Tests on stretch  May 28, 4:05 pm
Johannesburg, May 28 (ANI): Star batsman AB de Villiers will miss the opportunity to play 100 Tests on the trot after he was allowed to take paternity leave by the South African Cricket Board.
Having Bayliss an `advantage` for England in Ashes, says Root  May 28, 1:14 pm
London, May 28 (ANI): In form England batsman Joe Root believes newly appointed head coach Trevor Bayliss will give his side an 'advantage' against Australia in the Ashes series.
Watson 'sad' at Ashes snub of KP  May 23, 2:00 pm
Wellington, May 23 (ANI): Australian all rounder Shane Watson has said that he is incredibly sad for cricket fans that ace batsman Kevin Pietersen will not be appearing for England in the Ashes to be played in the English summer this year.
Joe Root credits former England coach Peter Moores for his rise  May 19, 1:50 pm
London, May 19 (ANI): England middle-order batsman and vice captain Joe Root has credited former coach Peter Moores for his rise in terms of form, which has resulted in him being named as the nation's player of the year in cricket.
Australia opener Rogers says will retire after Ashes  May 18, 7:13 pm
Sydney, May 18 (ANI): Australian opening batsman Chris Rogers said Monday that he plans to retire from Test cricket after this year's Ashes tour in England.
Australia's Brad Haddin calls curtains on illustrious ODI career  May 17, 5:35 pm
London, May 17 (ANI): Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Brad Haddin has announced his retirement from one-day international cricket after he helped his team clinch their fifth World Cup title less than two months ago.
Sarfaraz Ahmad to tie knot with former umpire's daughter  May 17, 1:50 pm
Karachi, May 17(ANI): Pakistan's wicket-keeper cum batsman Sarfaraz Ahmad is all set to get married on 19th May with Khushbakht Aftab, who is the daughter of a former umpire.
Strauss to seek coach who accepts 'his' stance on Pietersen  May 17, 11:40 am
London, May 17(ANI): Andrew Strauss, the newly appointed director of England's cricket, has insisted that only those people will be considered for the post of head coach who has an alignment with 'his' stance towards former batsman, Kevin Pietersen.
KP says ECB boss offered him `clean slate` over England recall  May 16, 10:48 pm
London, May 16 (ANI): Exiled batsman Kevin Pietersen has revealed that he was offered a 'clean slate' by the England and Wales Cricket Board in order to earn a recall to the national side.
Miandad urges ICC to encourage international teams to tour Pak  May 16, 5:17 pm
Karachi, May 16 (ANI): Legendary Pakistan batsman Javed Miandad has called on the International Cricket Council (ICC) to encourage more teams to visit his nation in order to revive international cricket at home.
Ian Bell claims Alastair Cook disqualified Pietersen's return to England team  May 16, 12:48 pm
Wellington, May 16(ANI): Veteran England batsman Ian Bell has claimed that Kevin Pietersen had no 'trust issues' with the team mates, adding that Alastair Cook was the main obstacle in his return.
ECB boss insists KP given 'no promises' over England recall  May 15, 8:54 pm
London, May 15(ANI): England and Wales Cricket Board's new chairman Colin Graves has insisted that the sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen was 'not given any promises' over a potential recall to the national side.
Bell backs Joe Root as England future captain  May 15, 7:35 pm
Wellington, May 15(ANI): England veteran batsman Ian Bell has backed rising star Joe Root as future Test skipper despite being replaced as vice-captain by his fellow team mate earlier this week. Root's appointment as Alastair Cook's deputy by England's new director of cricket Andrew Strauss was seen as part of a long-term strategy.
Guptill hopes aggressive mindset will earn Kiwis Test recall  May 15, 6:59 pm
Wellington, May 15(ANI): New Zealand opening batsman Martin Guptill believes that maintaining aggressive brand of cricket may be the best way to earn a comeback into the Test squad.
Gayle returns to Big Bash after signing with Melbourne Renegades  May 15, 2:18 pm
Wellington, May 15(ANI): Attacking Caribbean batsman Chris Gayle has signed for the Melbourne Renegades club for the next T20 Big Bash League (BBL) season.
CA confirms independent probe into Phillip Hughes' tragedy  May 14, 9:00 pm
London, May 14 (ANI): Cricket Australia has confirmed that it will order an independent probe into the tragic death of batsman Phillip Hughes in an attempt to prevent similar accidents in the future.
Bell says 'banished' KP deserves chance to earn England recall  May 14, 7:03 pm
London, May 14 (ANI): England batsman Ian Bell believes that his former team mate Kevin Pietersen deserves the chance to earn a recall into the national side in the future.
Flintoff says Pietersen not in his 'top 10 most difficult team-mates'  May 14, 4:57 pm
London, May 14(ANI): Kevin Pietersen has received support from former team mate Andrew Flintoff after the out-of-favour batsman's hopes of earning an England recall suffered a huge blow when he was told that he would never play for his adopted country again.
Injury ends Pietersen's IPL return hopes  May 14, 10:04 am
London, May 14(ANI): Surrey's batsman Kevin Pietersen will not be playing this year's IPL for Sunrisers Hyderabad after sustaining injuries to his calf and Achilles in the County Championship match against Leicestershire.
Graeme Smith brands England 'laughing stock' over KP's exile   May 13, 2:33 pm
Johannesburg, May 13 (ANI): Former South Africa skipper Graeme Smith has extended his support to Kevin Pietersen, saying that newly appointed director of cricket Andrew Strauss made England's cricket a 'laughing stock' by prolonging the sacked batsman's international exile.
'Angry' Pietersen slams 'deceitful' ECB for abrupt u-turn on batsman's future   May 13, 9:48 am
London, May 13 (ANI): Out-of-favour England batsman Kevin Pietersen has expressed his frustration after being told he would not be considered for selection into the national side, saying he is 'angry and hurt' at the treatment meted out against him.
Strauss says 'trust issue' behind KP's England exile  May 12, 6:49 pm
London, May 12 (ANI): England new director of cricket Andrew Strauss on Tuesday confirmed that out-of-favour batsman Kevin Pietersen will not be considered until after the summer's home Ashes series against Australia, citing a 'massive trust issue' between the two as a reason behind the decision.
Pietersen named in Shane Warne's Test team  May 12, 5:42 pm
Johannesburg, May 12 (ANI): Australian spin legend Shane Warne has picked sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen in his fictitious list of England Test team.
De Villiers nominated for South African 'Cricketer of the Year' award   May 12, 4:47 pm
Johannesburg, May 12 (ANI): Swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers has been nominated for the second year in a row for the coveted South African Cricketer of the Year award.