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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.
Zaheer Khan hails Pant's `amazing` knock against Gujarat Lions  May 4, 12:01 pm
Rajkot, May 4 (ANI): Delhi Daredevils skipper Zaheer Khan has heaped praise on India's Under-19 batsman Rishabh Pant after he stole the limelight by hitting a brilliant knock of 69 during the side's eight-wicket win over Gujarat Lions in their Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here last evening.
Amla to join Kings XI as Shaun Marsh's replacement  May 3, 10:03 pm
Mohali, May.3 (ANI): South Africa batsman Hashim Amla has reportedly been roped in by Kings XI Punjab to replace Shaun Marsh, who was forced to cut short his Indian Premier League season with a back injury.
Kohli, Rahane have performed exceptionally well: BCCI  May 3, 4:15 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday said the names of India's Test skipper Virat Kohli and right-handed batsman Ajinkya Rahane have been nominated for the Khel Ratna and Arjuna Award respectively as the duo have performed exceptionally well in the past and will continue to do so.
Virat Kohli nominated for Khel Ratna  May 3, 12:57 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday nominated India's Test skipper and prolific batsman Virat Kohli for the esteemed Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.
Yusuf Pathan insists `confident` KKR up for remaining IPL challenge  May 3, 11:24 am
Bangalore, May 3 (ANI): After guiding his side to a five-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier League (IPL) clash last evening, Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Yusuf Pathan has admitted that his side have turned into a much confident unit and are geared up for any challenge ahead.
Kings XI's Shaun Marsh latest Australian to bow out of IPL  May 2, 4:17 pm
Mohali, May 2 (ANI): Australia's run of injuries continue as Kings XI Punjab batsman Shaun Marsh has been ruled out of the rest of the Indian Premier League season with a back injury.
`Recovering` Taylor grateful for support post enforced retirement  May 2, 9:32 am
Johannesburg, May 2 (ANI): Former England batsman James Taylor, who recently underwent surgery for his serious heart condition, has expressed gratitude for all the support he has been receiving ever since he was forced to retire due to the injury.
Chris Rogers gives thumbs up to new helmet rules   Apr 30, 2:28 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.30 (ANI): Former Australian Test batsman Chris Rogers has insisted that he is a 'big believer' of the new helmet regulations aimed to increase the safety of players.
Smith rues `disappointing` bowling show after loss against Gujarat   Apr 30, 12:33 pm
Pune, Apr.30 (ANI): Rising Pune Supergiants batsman Steve Smith was left to rue his side's disappointing bowling performance that eventually paved the way for a three-wicket loss to table toppers Gujarat Lions in last night's Indian Premier League clash.
Supergiants bring in Khawaja to bolster batting line-up  Apr 29, 2:14 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): Rising Pune Supergiants have roped in Australian batsman Usman Khwaja in an attempt to bolster their beleaguered batting line-up.
Finger injury ends Du Plessis' IPL stint   Apr 28, 5:22 pm
New Delhi, Apr.28 (ANI): Rising Pune Supergiants suffered yet another setback as opening batsman Faf du Plessis has been ruled out of the Indian Premier League after sustaining a broken finger.
Williamson named New Zealand skipper in all three formats  Apr 28, 11:19 am
Wellington, Apr.28 (ANI): New Zealand star batsman Kane Williamson has been officially announced as the national captain in all three formats of the game.
Lanka restores Jayasuriya as chief selector  Apr 27, 9:43 pm
Colombo, Apr.27 (ANI): Former Sri Lankan batsman Sanath Jayasuriya has returned as the country's chief selector, a year after he stepped down from the role.
Younis debarred from rejoining Pakistan Cup, given show cause notice  Apr 26, 9:26 pm
Karachi, Apr.26 (ANI): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa captain Younis Khan has been barred from the on-going Pakistan Cup after the country's cricket board rejected the veteran batsman's apology for quitting the tournament in protest against 'substandard umpiring' in the event.
Silva discharged from hospital after recovering from mild concussion  Apr 26, 7:50 pm
Colombo, Apr.26 (ANI): Sri Lanka wicketkeeper-batsman Kaushal Silva has been discharged from hospital and declared fully fit to play, two days after being hit on the head by a cricket ball.
Shahzad triggers controversy, breaks dressing room glass in Pakistan Cup  Apr 26, 4:33 pm
Karachi, Apr.26 (ANI): Pakistan opening batsman Ahmad Shahzad has sparked yet another controversy by breaking the dressing room glass of the Faisalabad's Iqbal Stadium on Sunday.
Abhinav Bindra would have been ideal choice for Indian Oly goodwill: Gambhir  Apr 25, 11:13 pm
Mumbai, Apr.25 (ANI): Amid ongoing debate over the appointment of Bollywood star Salman Khan as the goodwill ambassador of the Indian contingent for the upcoming Rio Games, veteran batsman Gautam Gambhir on Monday expressed that Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra would have been an ideal candidate for the post.
Kings XI's Marsh, Maxwell reprimanded over code of conduct violation   Apr 25, 4:23 pm
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Kings XI Punjab prolific batsman Shaun Marsh has received an official reprimand for breaching Indian Premier League (IPL) Code of Conduct during his side's five-wicket defeat against Sunrisers Hyderabad at Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Hyderabad on Saturday.
Ex-Pak skipper Salim Malik wants cricketer to head PCB   Apr 24, 2:58 pm
Karachi, Apr.24 (ANI): In the wake of recent talks of removing Pakistan Cricket Board's top officials, former batsman Salim Malik has demanded that the PCB chief's post should only be confined to cricketers.
Supergiants' Pietersen ruled out of IPL with calf injury  Apr 24, 12:36 pm
Pune, Apr.24 (ANI): In a major blow to Rising Pune Supergiants, batsman Kevin Pietersen has been ruled out of the remaining matches of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) due to calf injury.
`Nervous laddie` Stokes advises Samuels to be gracious in victory  Apr 23, 2:28 pm
London, Apr.23 (ANI): England all-rounder Ben Stokes has advised West Indies veteran batsman Marlon Samuels to be gracious while celebrating victory.
Gayle won't be barred from BBL: CA chief  Apr 23, 1:17 pm
Melbourne, Apr.23 (ANI): West Indies controversial batsman Chris Gayle will not be prevented from playing in the Big Bash Twenty20 league next season, Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland has said.
Taylor leaves hospital after treatment for serious heart condition  Apr 22, 9:38 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.22 (ANI): Former England batsman James Taylor, who had to cut short his international career due to a serious heart condition, was released from hospital after two weeks.