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Naman Ojha named India `A` captain for tour of Australia  Jun 25, 6:00 pm
Mumbai, June.25 (ANI): Wicketkeeper-batsman Naman Ojha has been named as captain of India 'A' team for the upcoming two four-day matches against Australia 'A' and the one-day quadrangular series involving South Africa 'A', Australia 'A' and Cricket Australia's National Performance Squad.
Buttler calls on England batsmen to maintain aggressive approach  Jun 24, 3:51 pm
Johannesburg, June 24 (ANI): England wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler has called on his teammates to not abandon their attacking approach with the bat despite the hosts endured a top-order collapse in the opening ODI against Sri Lanka.
Browne replaces Lloyd as West Indies chairman of selectors   Jun 24, 2:05 pm
Johannesburg, June.24 (ANI): Former wicketkeeper-batsman Courtney Browne has been appointed as West Indies' new chairman of selectors, replacing Clive Lloyd.
Sangakkara counts on collective efforts to bring CPL glory to Tallawahs  Jun 20, 6:37 pm
Port of Spain, June 20 (ANI): Jamaica Tallawahs star batsman Kumar Sangakkara has nothing but positive memories from his previous stint in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), but the Sri Lanka superstar is keen to create a new legacy when he links up with the Tallawahs squad for the fourth edition of the tournament.
Dean Jones urges Pakistan players to take inspiration from Kohli  Jun 20, 6:13 pm
Karachi, June 20 (ANI): Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones has called on Pakistan players to draw inspiration from Indian swashbuckling batsman Virat Kohli if they want to put up consistent performance for their side.
Windies board releases five players for early CPL matches  Jun 11, 1:59 pm
Port of Spain (Trinidad), June 11 (ANI): The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has agreed to release its star players namely, legspinner Devendra Bishoo, all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite, batsman Darren Bravo and skipper Jason Holder for the opening weeks of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), which starts from June 29.
Sangakkara annoyed by lack of DRS consistency   Jun 10, 5:05 pm
Melbourne, June.10 (ANI): Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara has criticised the Decision Review System after England batsman Jonny Bairstow survived an extremely tight review on the opening day of the third Test at Lord's.
Indian-born Jeet Raval picked by NZ for Africa tour   Jun 10, 3:16 pm
Johannesburg, June.10 (ANI): Indian-born opening batsman Jeet Raval has been named in New Zealand's squad for the upcoming four-Test tour of Zimbabwe and South Africa.
Virat Kohli's Twitter family now has 11m members  Jun 10, 10:17 am
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): Seems like the popularity of run-machine Virat Kohli has grown by leaps and bounds, as his follower count reached 11 million on Twitter.
Zimbabwe tour a chance to cement spot in India's playing XI: Manish Pandey  Jun 9, 4:27 pm
Mumbai, June 9 (ANI): Indian batsman Manish Pandey is hoping to perform at his absolute best in the forthcoming limited-overs series against Zimbabwe in order to become a regular face in the playing XI.
Proteas' Rossouw ruled out of Caribbean tri-series with shoulder injury   Jun 8, 10:44 pm
Barbados, June 8 (ANI): South African batsman Rilee Rossouw has been ruled out of the ongoing Caribbean tri-nation series, which also features Australia, due to a shoulder injury.
Determined Root wants to convert more fifties into hundreds   Jun 8, 5:57 pm
London, June 8 (ANI): England prolific batsman Joe Root has stated that he fails to figure out why he doesn't convert his fifties into centuries more consistently.
`Six Machine` Gayle equates himself to Ronaldo, Ibrahimovic  Jun 8, 11:22 am
Johannesburg, June.8 (ANI): West Indies star batsman Chris Gayle has equated himself to football superstars Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Cristiano Ronaldo in his recently-released autobiography 'Six Machine'.
Patriots will leave no stone unturned for CPL title: Lendl Simmons  Jun 7, 1:44 pm
St. Lucia, June.7 (ANI): West Indies star batsman Lendl Simmons says that the best is yet to come from the St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots in this year's Caribbean Premier League (CPL) and his team are primed to challenge for silverware in the fourth instalment of the biggest party in sport.
Virat Kohli gets his very own 'AR Rahman' moment  Jun 7, 12:02 pm
New Delhi, June 7(ANI): Seems like Virat Kohli lived his fan moment recently, as he spent "some time" with music maestero AR Rahman, who, according to the cricket champ is "Genius at work and epitome of humility."
RCB coach identifies repetition as key to Kohli's meteoric rise  Jun 7, 10:05 am
Johannesburg, June.7 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore batting coach Trent Woodhill has cited Virat Kohli's consistency accompanied by a holistic approach towards his fitness and innings as the reasons behind the star batsman's meteoric rise.
Akmal blasts Pakistan media for highlighting controversies  Jun 6, 8:50 pm
Karachi, June 6 (ANI): Pakistan middle-order batsman Umar Akmal has launched a stinging attack against his country's media for constantly highlighting negative stories about him and spoiling his name in every little situation.
A.R Rahman to join forces with Kohli for inaugural Premier Futsal anthem  Jun 6, 7:10 pm
Chennai, June 6 (ANI): Musical maestro A.R Rahman and India's swashbuckling batsman Virat Kohli will join forces to compose the official anthem for the inaugural season of the star-studded Premier Futsal League.
Bailey, Faulkner omitted from tri-series opener against Windies  Jun 5, 12:45 pm
Melbourne, June 5 (ANI): Australia have dropped batsman George Bailey and all-rounder James Faulkner for their opening match of the ongoing tri-nation series against West Indies to be held at the Providence Stadium in Guyana today.
Sexism row: Gayle claims he was used as a `big scapegoat`  Jun 4, 3:18 pm
Johannesburg, June.4 (ANI): West Indies controversial batsman Chris Gayle has claimed that he was treated badly and made a scapegoat after his infamous comments to a female journalist during last year's Big Bash League in Australia sparked a sexism row.
Ireland's Andrew Poynter bids adieu to cricket  Jun 3, 12:29 pm
Dublin, June 2 (ANI): Ireland batsman Andrew Poynter has announced retirement from international and inter-provincial cricket, thus bringing an end to his eight-year career.
McCullum relishes being part of Trinbago Knight Riders in CPL  Jun 2, 7:47 pm
St. Lucia, June.2 (ANI): Trinbago Knight Riders star batsman Brendon McCullum has said that the chance to be a part of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) this summer is an exciting one and one which he is determined to grasp when the tournament begins on 29 June.
`Out-of-favour` Nasir Jamshed eyeing Pak comeback  Jun 2, 10:43 am
Karachi, June 2 (ANI): Out-of-favour Pakistani batsman Nasir Jamshed, who was ignored by the country's selectors after a disappointing 2015 World Cup in Australia, is desperate to make it to the national squad and for that he has vowed to give a good performance in the domestic circle.
Dilshan to miss England's limited-overs series citing personal reasons  Jun 1, 1:11 pm
Colombo, June 1 (ANI): Sri Lanka opening batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan is set to miss the upcoming limited-overs series against England and Ireland for personal reasons.
Shastri wants Kohli to lead India in all three formats  May 31, 12:59 pm
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Former Indian team director Ravi Shastri believes it is the right time for swashbuckling batsman Virat Kohli to take over captaincy from Mahendra Singh Dhoni in all the formats of cricket.