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Cricketers wear black armbands on Hughes' first death anniversary  Nov 27, 3:25 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.27 (ANI): On the first death anniversary of former batsman Phillip Hughes, the cricketing fraternity paid their tribute in a low-key manner as Australia and New Zealand wore black armbands in the historic day and night Test at the Adelaide Oval.
Ponting remembers `infectious` Hughes on death anniversary   Nov 25, 1:52 pm
Melbourne, Nov.25 (ANI): As the first death anniversary of former Australian batsman Phillip Hughes nears, former skipper Ricky Ponting has paid tribute to the late cricketer, saying that he will miss his 'infectious personality'.
Dhawan 'one match away from big knock', asserts Murali Vijay  Nov 23, 5:20 pm
Nagpur, Nov.23 (ANI):Indian opening batsman Murali Vijay on Monday backed his out-of-form partner Shikhar Dhawan, saying that he is just one match away from a big knock ahead of his side third Test against South Africa.
Clarke still thinks about `little brother` Phillip Hughes  Nov 23, 3:25 pm
Wellington, Nov.23 (ANI): Former Australia captain Michael Clarke has revealed that he still remembers his 'little brother' Phillip Hughes as the one year anniversary of the former Test batsman's tragic death nears.
Buttler admits to emulate `mind-blowing` De Villiers  Nov 22, 10:48 am
New Delhi, Nov.22 (ANI): After scoring the joint seventh fastest ODI hundred in fourth match against Pakistan, England wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler has admitted that he emulates number-one ranked AB de Villiers.
Clean chit from PCB paves way for Umar Akmal into Pak T20 squad  Nov 20, 9:34 pm
Karachi, Nov.20 (ANI): Pakistan middle-order batsman Umar Akmal, who was caught by police in a night party in Hyderabad, has got clean chit from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).
McMillan says Kiwis excited about historic Pink ball Test  Nov 20, 4:32 pm
Sydney, Nov.20 (ANI): Former New Zealand batsman Craig McMillan has said that his side are extremely excited about playing the historic first day and night Test with the pink ball against Australia in Adelaide.
Pietersen slams England's decision to drop Bell for SA Test tour  Nov 19, 7:47 pm
London, Nov.19 (ANI): Former batsman Kevin Pietersen has described the England selectors' decision to drop top-order batsman Ian Bell from the squad for the upcoming Test series against South Africa as 'pathetic'.
Bell dropped from England Test squad for SA tour  Nov 19, 5:21 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.19 (ANI): England have dropped top-order batsman Ian Bell from a 16-man squad for the upcoming Test series against South Africa.
Johnson names De Villiers as most `difficult` opponent  Nov 19, 3:43 pm
Melbourne, Nov.19 (ANI): Recently retired Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has named number-one ranked AB de Villiers as the most difficult batsman he had faced during his glorious international career.
PCB ropes in Misbah, Younis in cricket committee  Nov 18, 10:27 am
Karachi, Nov.18 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan has revealed that Test skipper Misbah-ul Haq and veteran batsman Younis Khan have been added in the board's cricket committee.
Pietersen extends tribute to `unbelievable cricketer` Johnson  Nov 17, 8:14 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.17 (ANI): Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen has showered praises on Australia's Mitchell Johnson following his retirement from international cricket and described the pace spearhead as an 'unbelievable cricketer'.
Meet the man who transformed Warner into most-feared batsman   Nov 17, 5:39 pm
Melbourne, Nov.17 (ANI): David Warner's fitness coach Wayne Geber has revealed about the sacrifice that the explosive Australian opener had made in the last few years in order to transform himself into a successful batsman.
Hussey lauds De Villiers for completing 100 Tests  Nov 17, 4:53 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.17 (ANI): Former Australian Test batsman Michael Hussey has lavished praise on South Africa's Ab de Villiers for completing his 100 Test matches and also becoming the seventh batman of the country to reach the milestone.
Border selects Williamson above De Villiers, Smith  Nov 16, 10:43 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.16 (ANI): Former Australian skipper Allan Border has chosen New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson above the rest of the top batsmen in the world.
Sangakkara heaps praise on De Villiers for completing 100 Tests  Nov 16, 5:01 pm
Johannesburg, Nov. 16 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Kumar Sangakkara has showered praise on AB de Villiers, who became the seventh South African batsman from his country to complete 100 Test matches.
Umar Akmal slams `baseless` claims against him  Nov 16, 4:21 pm
Karachi, Nov.16 (ANI): Following the suspension of Umar Akmal from T20 squad against England due to controversial media reports against him, the Pakistan batsman has labelled these claims as baseless and hurtful.
`Injured` Khawaja ruled out of third Test against Kiwis  Nov 15, 6:18 pm
Perth, Nov.15 (ANI): Australian top-order batsman Usman Khawaja has been ruled of the final Test of the three-match series against New Zealand after suffering from hamstring injury during day three of the second Test at Perth.
Taylor hits double ton as Kiwis post 510-6 against Oz at stumps  Nov 15, 4:48 pm
Perth, Nov.15 (ANI): New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor smashed a double century to help his side score 510/6 at the draw of stumps on day three of the second Test against Australia here on Sunday.
De Villiers warns India of Proteas fightback in second Test  Nov 12, 9:10 pm
Bengaluru, Nov. 12 (ANI): Citing South Africa's tendency to bounce back from defeats, premier batsman AB de Villiers has insisted that they are ready to stage a strong fightback against India in the second Test in Bengaluru starting on Saturday.
PCB expresses surprise over Younis' retiring from ODIs  Nov 12, 12:15 pm
Karachi, Nov. 12 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan has expressed dismay and surprise of veteran batsman Younis Khan's decision to retire from one-day cricket, and said he felt that the latter was not taking the right time in calling it quits.
De Villiers leapfrogs Smith as top-ranked Test batsman  Nov 10, 8:00 pm
Dubai, Nov. 10 (ANI): South African batsman AB de Villiers has replaced Australia's Steve Smith as the top-ranked batsman in the latest ICC Test rankings.
MacGill disapproves Smith's public scolding of Starc  Nov 10, 12:27 pm
Melbourne, Nov. 10 (ANI): Former Australian spinner Stuart MacGill has said that he did not like skipper Steven Smith's act of scolding Mitchell Starc publically for throwing bowl at New Zealand's batsman Mark Craig during the first Test win at the Gabba.
Starc fined 5,500 USD for throwing ball at Kiwi batsman  Nov 9, 2:59 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.9 (ANI): Australia paceman Mitchell Starc has been fined half of his match fee for throwing a ball at New Zealand batsman Mark Craig during the final day of the first Test at the Gabba.
Wasim Jaffer becomes first batsman to reach 10,000 runs in Ranji Trophy  Nov 8, 4:36 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer Wasim Jaffer scripted history by becoming the first batsman to cross the 10,000-run mark in the Ranji Trophy.