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Cook overtakes Tendulkar as youngest batsman to score 10,000 Test runs  May 30, 9:23 pm
London, May.30 (ANI): England captain Alastair Cook on Monday surpassed Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar's record to become the youngest batsman to accumulate 10,000 runs in Test cricket.
Hafeez unlikely to tour England after MRI revealed no improvement  May 30, 6:29 pm
Karachi, May.30 (ANI): Veteran Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez is likely to miss the forthcoming series against England after an MRI scan revealed that the condition of his knee has not improved.
Kohli awestruck by de Villiers masterclass  May 25, 12:28 pm
Bengaluru, May.25 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has heaped praise on AB de Villiers, describing the South African as the current best batsman after he singlehandedly steered his side into the Indian Premier League final last evening.
`Always had a bit of belief`, de Villiers says after heroic act   May 25, 11:25 am
Bengaluru, May.25 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman AB de Villiers has revealed he always had the belief that his side could reach the Indian Premier League final despite the task seemed impossible and 'a huge mountain to climb' at one stage.
Gayle banished from BBL club amid latest controversy  May 24, 2:10 pm
Melbourne, May.24 (ANI): With Chris Gayle struggling to set aside an array of controversies surrounding him, Big Bash League club Melbourne Renegades have decided to not re-sign the West Indies controversial batsman for the T20 tournament's next season.
Gayle launches scathing attack at sexism critics  May 23, 5:52 pm
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI): West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle has issued a stinging rebuke against former cricketers, who launched a flurry of criticism against him over his infamous comments to female journalist during last year's Big Bash League (BBL).
Gayle courts fresh controversy with sexist remarks   May 21, 2:23 pm
Melbourne, May.21 (ANI): West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle has set the stage for another controversy after making tasteless remarks to a female reporter during a recent interview, which touched upon subjects like sex, women and equality.
Kohli draws praise after becoming IPL's highest run-getter  May 19, 2:50 pm
New Delhi, May 19 (ANI): Swashbuckling Indian batsman Virat Kohli has received a flurry of praises after he created history by becoming the first batsman of the Indian Premier League (IPL) to reach 4000-run milestone.
`Record-breaker` Kohli first to reach 4000-run milestone in IPL  May 19, 1:53 pm
Johannesburg, May 19 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli has added another feather in his cap by becoming the first batsman in the history of Indian Premier League (IPL) to reach 4000-run milestone.
James Taylor announces engagement   May 19, 8:07 am
Johannesburg, May 19 (ANI): Former England batsman James Taylor has announced his engagement just weeks after he had to cut short his international career due to a serious heart condition.
Johnson names De Villiers as toughest batsman he ever faced  May 18, 10:01 pm
Melbourne, May.18 (ANI): Former Australian speedster Mitchell Johnson has revealed that South Africa's AB de Villiers was the toughest batsman he has ever had to bowl during his decorated career.
Bailey felt Coulter-Nile's bouncer like `hit with a truck`  May 18, 2:00 pm
Johannesburg, May 18 (ANI): Rising Pune Supergiants star batsman George Bailey, who was struck over a helmet by Delhi Daredevils' Nathan Coulter-Nile bouncer in the Indian Premier League clash, has said it was like a `hit on the face with a truck`.
Du Plessis relishes opportunity to captain Patriots in CPL  May 17, 4:42 pm
St. Lucia, May.17 (ANI): South Africa star batsman Faf du Plessis is relishing the opportunity to play in the West Indies this summer and believes that the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) can open up a new and exciting chapter in his career when he leads the St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots this summer.
Gayle gushes over `most destructive pair` of Kohli- De Villiers   May 17, 11:27 am
Kolkata, May 17 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore's swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle has showered praise on his team-mates Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers by describing them as the 'most destructive batting pair' at the moment.
Joe Root scoops hat-trick at England's annual awards  May 17, 10:24 am
Johannesburg, May 17 (ANI): England prolific batsman Joe Root has been rewarded for his fantastic international year as he earned England's Test, limited overs and supporters' player of the year award at the country's annual ceremony on Monday.
Suresh Raina becomes proud father of baby girl `Gracia`  May 16, 11:42 am
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): Indian batsman Suresh Raina and his wife Priyanka, who were expecting their first child, are now proud parents of a baby girl.
Warner calls for improvement in pink ball for Twilight Tests  May 16, 11:16 am
Johannesburg, May 16 (ANI): Expressing his concern over the day-night Tests, Australian explosive batsman David Warner has insisted that the batsmen and fielders struggle at times to see the pink ball.
Bangladeshi teen cricketer killed over no-ball taunt  May 12, 4:37 pm
Johannesburg, May 12 (ANI): A Bangladeshi teenage cricketer was allegedly beaten to death by a stump-wielding batsman after he taunted the umpire over a no-ball delivery in Dhaka on Thursday.
ICC lifts Kusal Perera's provisional suspension after botched analysis   May 12, 9:56 am
Dubai, May.12 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced that it has withdrawn disciplinary charges against Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Perera and lifted the provisional suspension previously imposed on him.
Mohammad Yousuf denies receiving Afghanistan's head coach offer  May 9, 4:42 pm
Karachi, May 9 (ANI): Former Pakistan Test batsman Mohammad Yousuf has dismissed suggestions that he was offered the head coach role from the Afghanistan Cricket Board (AFC).
Smith-McCullum-Finch trio enable me to play natural game: Karthik  May 9, 11:34 am
Kolkata, May.9 (ANI): Gujarat Lions wicketkeeper batsman Dinesh Karthik has credited his side's lethal triumvirate of Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum and Aaron Finch for helping him play his natural game that paved way for a comprehensive five-wicket victory in Kolkata.
Saha hails Kings XI`s all-round performance against Delhi Daredevils  May 8, 2:06 pm
Mohali, May 8 (ANI): Kings XI Punjab wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha, who played an important knock during his side's victory against the Delhi Daredevils last evening, said that it was his side's all round performance which won them the crucial
Dhawan credits in-form Warner for easing pressure on him  May 7, 1:17 pm
Hyderabad, May.7 (ANI): Sunrisers Hyderabad batsman Shikhar Dhawan has praised team captain David Warner for easing the mounting pressure on him after a nervy start to the ninth edition of the Indian Premier League season.
Gayle may make Big Bash return despite sexism row  May 4, 7:40 pm
Johannesburg, May.4 (ANI): West Indies star batsman Chris Gayle could make a return in the next season of the Big Bash League cricket tournament despite his infamous interview with a female reporter stirred a controversy earlier this year.
Pietersen `gutted` over Shehzad's omission for England tour  May 4, 1:33 pm
Karachi, May 4 (ANI): England batsman Kevin Pietersen has offered his support to his Quetta Gladiators' teammate Ahmed Shehzad after the Pakistan opener was dropped from the national squad for the upcoming tour of England.