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Sarfraz should remain quiet on Pak team management's decision, says Rashid  Aug 1, 2:22 pm
Karachi, August 1 (ANI): Former Pakistani skipper Rashid Latif has advised wicketkeeper-batsman Sarfraz Ahmed to remain silent on the team management's decisions, adding that it is his best strategy as well as strength.
Hayden slams Australia's 'outrageous' decision to omit Haddin for third Ashes Test  Jul 29, 5:51 pm
London, July 29 (ANI): Former Australia batsman Matthew Hayden has criticised his country's selectors' decision to sideline Brad Haddin for the third Ashes Test against England at Edgbaston.
Rohit admits his Test spot in 'very tricky position'  Jul 28, 11:14 pm
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI): India's star batsman Rohit Sharma has admitted he is in a 'very tricky position' in his Test career but insisted that he wants to utilize the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka and the subsequent series against South Africa in order to reinforce his spot in the five-day format.
Proteas experienced enough to prepare despite inclement weather, says Elgar  Jul 28, 9:57 am
Johannesburg, July 28 (ANI): South African batsman Dean Elgar has insisted that the side is experienced enough to prepare for the second Test against Bangladesh starting in Mirpur on Thursday despite rough weather.
Starc confirms Rogers 'good to go' for third Ashes Test  Jul 27, 9:33 pm
London, July 27 (ANI): Australia batsman Chris Rogers, who suffered a dizzy spell at Lord's, is fit to play the third Ashes Test against England after successfully undergoing a full net practice session on Monday, said team mate Mitchell Starc.
'Misfiring' Bell aims to regain groove in third Ashes Test on home turf  Jul 27, 8:12 pm
London, July 27 (ANI): England's embattled batsman Ian Bell has expressed optimism that he would regain his form in the third Ashes Test against Australia at Edgbaston, while describing Test cricket as a 'brutal environment'.
Dilshan joins elite '10000 ODI scorers' club'  Jul 26, 5:42 pm
Johannesburg, July 26 (ANI): Sri Lanka's destructive batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan on Sunday became the 11th cricketer and the fourth Sri Lankan to complete 10,000 runs in one-day international cricket.
Akram says `underrated` Younis deserves seat amongst greatest Test batsmen  Jul 25, 1:53 pm
Karachi, July 25 (ANI): Legendary Pakistan bowler Wasim Akram has lavished praise on veteran batsman Younis Khan, saying that the latter deserves place amongst pantheon of greats in Test cricket.
ICC penalises De Kock for nudging Tamim  Jul 23, 1:50 pm
Johannesburg, July 23 (ANI): South African wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock has been fined 75 per cent of his match fee after he was found guilty of barging into Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal on the second day of the Chittagong Test.
First-time father De Villiers blessed with baby boy  Jul 23, 11:49 am
Johannesburg, July 23 (ANI): South African star batsman AB de Villiers and his wife Danielle have been blessed with a baby boy on Wednesday.
Bairstow replaces out-of-form Ballance for third Ashes Test  Jul 21, 9:13 pm
London, July 21 (ANI): England selectors have replaced out-of-form batsman Gary Ballance with wicket-keeper batsman Jonny Bairstow for the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston.
Pietersen brands his England exile as `ridiculous`  Jul 21, 10:53 am
London, July 21 (ANI): Out-of-favour batsman Kevin Pietersen has launched a blistering tirade against England's hierarchy, describing his omission from the ongoing Ashes squad as 'ridiculous'.
Pietersen says Ashes defeat at Lord's `nightmare` for England  Jul 21, 10:37 am
Johannesburg, July 21 (ANI): Out-of-favour batsman Kevin Pietersen has described England's 405-run defeat in the second Ashes Test against Australia at Lord's as 'nightmare' for the Alastair Cook-led side.
I will continue as long as I am enjoying, says Younis   Jul 16, 12:19 pm
Karachi, July 16 (ANI): Veteran Pakistan middle-order batsman Younis Khan on Wednesday said that he has not decided as to when he would be drawing curtains down on his career, adding that he will continue as long as he is enjoying the game.
Watson shouldn't be blamed for Cardiff loss, says KP  Jul 15, 3:10 pm
Johannesburg, July 15 (ANI): Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen feels that Australia should focus on the batting form of Steve Smith and Brad Haddin rather than blaming Shane Watson for the loss in first Ashes Test at Cardiff.
Haddin to miss Lord's Test due to `family reasons`  Jul 15, 11:22 am
Johannesburg, July 15 (ANI): The Australian team management has announced that veteran wicket-keeper batsman Brad Haddin will miss the second Ashes Test at Lord's after he cited 'family reasons' for the same.
De Villiers dethrones Steve Smith as world's best Test batsman  Jul 13, 5:05 pm
Johannesburg, July 13 (ANI): South African swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers has replaced Australia's Steve Smith as the ICC's world number one Test batsman after the latter's unimpressive performance during the first Ashes Test against England in Cardiff.
Boycott believes Australia stand `no chance of victory` in first Ashes Test   Jul 11, 2:11 pm
London, July 11 (ANI): Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has dismissed any prospect of Australia winning the first Ashes Test after the hosts posted an imposing 412-run target at stumps on day three in Cardiff.
Ajmal back to his best, says Worcestershire's bowling coach  Jul 10, 2:36 pm
Karachi, July 10 (ANI): Worcestershire's bowling coach Matt Mason has issued a warning to batsman all over the world, saying Saeed Ajmal has returned to his original best and would pose a great threat to all batsmen when he plays for Pakistan.
Sangakkara to sign off from international cricket in Colombo  Jul 9, 2:23 pm
Johannesburg, July 9 (ANI): Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara will be signing off from international cricket at the P Sara Oval in the next month's second match of the three-match Test series against subcontinent rivals India.
David Lloyd calls Younis 'modern world great'  Jul 8, 9:08 am
Karachi, July 8 (ANI): Former England all-rounder David Lloyd has praised Pakistani batsman Younis Khan, dubbing him a 'modern world great' for his remarkable and invaluable contribution to cricket.
Kevin Pietersen backs Australia to retain Ashes   Jul 2, 5:21 pm
Sydney, July 02 (ANI): Out-of-favour England batsman Kevin Pietersen believes that Australia will hold the edge over their traditional rivals in the upcoming Ashes series beginning on July 8 at Cardiff.
Hrishikesh Kanitkar announces retirement from cricket   Jul 2, 3:13 pm
New Delhi, July 02 (ANI): Former Indian batsman Hrishikesh Kanitkar has finally drawn curtains on his cricket career after conceding defeat in his battle with fitness issues.
Vaughan backs 'dexterous' Steve Smith to shine in Ashes  Jul 1, 1:39 pm
Sydney, July 1 (ANI): Former England captain Michael Vaughan believes that world's number one Test batsman Steve Smith will continue his rich vein of form against the Alastair Cook-led side in the upcoming Ashes series beginning on July 8 at Cardiff.
Gambhir turns to Langer to revive stalled career  Jun 29, 6:56 pm
Johannesburg, June 29 (ANI): Aiming to revive his stalled career, Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir is training under the supervision of former Australian opener Justin Langer in Perth.