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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.
Sangakkara to call time on international career during India series  Jun 27, 7:21 pm
Johannesburg, June 27 (ANI): Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara has confirmed on Saturday that he will draw curtains on his Test cricket career during the home series against India in August.
Younis wants to see Pak claim top spot in Test rankings   Jun 25, 3:28 pm
Karachi, June 25 (ANI): Veteran Pakistan batsman Younis Khan has expressed that he wants to see his team climb up the ladder to grab the numero position in ICC Test rankings before he draws curtains on his international career.
Michael Hussey to call time on BBL career with Thunder  Jun 24, 3:56 pm
Sydney, June 24 (ANI): Former Australian batsman Michael Hussey has revealed that he will draw curtains on his Twenty20 career with Sydney Thunders at the end of this summer's Big Bash League.
Michael Hussey warns Oz to be wary of 'dangerous' Root ahead of Ashes   Jun 24, 2:56 pm
Sydney, June 24 (ANI): Former Australian batsman Michael Hussey has lavished praise on Joe Root, describing the England batsman as a 'dangerous' and a key player for his team ahead of next month's Ashes series.
Guptill hoping for more Tests in next England tour  Jun 23, 10:52 am
Wellington, June 23 (ANI): After the 1-1 draw in the two match test series, New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill is hoping that they would play more test matches in their next England tour.
Pietersen smacks quickfire 42 in first CPL appearance   Jun 22, 2:09 pm
London, June 22 (ANI): Out-of-favour England batsman Kevin Pietersen made a blistering start to his first Caribbean Premier League appearance of the season on Monday.
Raina admits India wary of 'resurgent' Bangladesh in ODI series  Jun 17, 6:01 pm
Johannesburg, June 17 (ANI) Indian batsman Suresh Raina has admitted that his side will be wary of the spirited Bangladesh side in the three-match ODI series beginning in Dhaka on Thursday.
Hales believes England's aggressive-style of play won back fans  Jun 16, 11:04 pm
London, June 16 (ANI): England opening batsman Alex Hales has said that his side's new-found aggressive style of play has won back the fans following a dismal World Cup campaign.
Surrey players were in tears post Henriques-Burns collision, reveals KP  Jun 16, 12:19 pm
Johannesburg, June 16 (ANI): Maverick batsman Kevin Pietersen, who was making his final appearance for Surrey, revealed that his team-mates were in tears in the dressing room as Moises Henriques and Rory Burns were receiving treatment post their dangerous collision on Sunday.
Williamson happy with his style of play  Jun 16, 11:48 am
Johannesburg, June 16 (ANI): New Zealand star batsman Kane Williamson was happy with the style of play he was batting and was really pleased to prove that elegance and timing still has a place in one-day international cricket.
Steven Smith tops ICC's Test Rankings for batsmen  Jun 15, 7:00 pm
Dubai, June 15 (ANI): Australian batsman Steven Smith has achieved the top spot in the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen following his stellar batting displays in the recently concluded Kingston Test, which Australia won by 277 runs to win the series 2-0.
Sanga 'likely' to call time on international cricket after first test against India  Jun 15, 11:04 am
New Delhi, June 15(ANI): Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara is expected to retire from international cricket after the first test match against India, tentatively scheduled to be played at Galle starting August 18.
Raza lauds 'fantastic' Pak crowd for 'amazing' reception during ODI series  Jun 13, 10:03 pm
Karachi, June 13 (ANI): Zimbabwe batsman Sikandar Raza has revealed that he was stunned to see an electrifying crowd supporting his side during the recently concluded ODI series against Pakistan in Lahore.
Tamim Iqbal becomes Bangladesh's highest Test run-getter  Jun 13, 6:31 pm
Fatullah, June 13 (ANI): Opening batsman Tamim Iqbal became Bangladesh's highest Test run-scorer on day four of the lone Test against India in Fatullah on Saturday.
England's Root calls for 'consistency' as Kiwis bat first in second ODI  Jun 12, 5:57 pm
London, June 12 (ANI): England batsman Joe Root has called on his team mates to deliver a more consistent performance as New Zealand have opted to bat first in the second ODI of the five-match series at the Oval on Friday.
Umar Akmal signs deal with Guyana Amazon Warriors for CPL  Jun 8, 2:06 pm
Karachi, June 8 (ANI): Pakistan's explosive batsman Umar Akmal has signed a deal with Guyana Amazon Warriors for the 2015 edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) tournament.
Ross Taylor to go 'all guns blazing' in England ODI series   Jun 8, 1:11 pm
Wellington, June 8 (ANI): New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has expressed that he wants to be at his aggressive best when his side will take on England in the forthcoming one-day series beginning Tuesday.
Would have loved to play against Zimbabwe, says Pakistan's Sharjeel Khan  Jun 7, 12:48 pm
Karachi, June 7 (ANI): Pakistan batsman Sharjeel Khan has said that he would have loved to play the recent series against Zimbabwe in Lahore, stating that cricket has remained very popular in the Islamic Republic despite the paucity of matches.
Warwickshire boss says 'struggling' Bell will bounce back for England  Jun 5, 6:07 pm
London, June 5 (ANI): Warwickshire's Director of Cricket Dougie Brown believes that England batsman Ian Bell will soon regain his form after he struggled in the recently concluded two-match Test series against New Zealand.
Injured ex-England keeper Kieswetter calls time on career  Jun 5, 6:06 pm
London, June 5 (ANI): Twenty-seven-year-old England wicketkeeper-batsman Craig Kieswetter, who suffered an eye injury almost a year ago, announced his retirement from international cricket on Friday.
KP quits Surrey for Caribbean T20 game  Jun 4, 5:01 pm
London, June 4 (ANI): Maverick batsman Kevin Pietersen has opted not to play in Surrey's next championship fixture against Leicestershire and will be heading to the Caribbean Premier League to play a T20 Blast game against Sussex at Arundel a week later.