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Clarke backs Shaun Marsh as Australia opener for Kiwi series  Oct 7, 2:02 pm
Melbourne, Oct. 7 (ANI): Former Australian captain Michael Clarke believes that Shaun Marsh should open the batting in the upcoming three-Test match home series against New Zealand.
Akhtar believes Younis should hang up batting gloves now  Sep 22, 1:34 pm
Karachi, Sept. 22 (ANI): Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar believes veteran Test batsman Younis Khan should retire from international cricket now.
Clarke insists captaincy role won't affect Smith's batting  Sep 17, 4:57 pm
Sydney, Sept.17 (ANI): Former Australian skipper Michael Clarke has backed new skipper Steven Smith, saying that the latter will be comfortable with his batting even after his elevation to the top job ahead of his side's Test series against Bangladesh.
McCullum says Moeen Ali should open with Cook against Pak  Sep 17, 4:20 pm
London, Sept.17 (ANI): New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum has suggested that Moeen Ali will be a good option to open the batting alongside skipper Alastair Cook in England's upcoming three-match Test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
England appoint Jayawardene as batting consultant for Pakistan Test series  Sep 15, 10:34 pm
London, Sept. 15 (ANI): Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene has been appointed as the England's batting consultant on Tuesday for the upcoming three-match Test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
England sets target of 138 for Australia to win series  Sep 13, 8:02 pm
Manchester, Sept. 13 (ANI): Inspired bowling performances by Australian seamers Mitchell Marsh and John Hastings scuttled the English batting line-up in the fifth ODI of the five match series at Old Trafford in Manchester on Sunday.
Dravid says Rahane will thrive at No. 5 batting position in Tests  Sep 4, 11:35 pm
Mumbai, Sep 04 (ANI): Former India captain Rahul Dravid on Friday described Ajinkya Rahane as 'a different generation cricketer', insisting that the right-hander has the technique to thrive at No. 5 position in Tests.
Tendulkar lauds India's historic Test series win over Sri Lanka  Sep 1, 9:39 pm
New Delhi, Sep 01 (ANI): Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has praised the Indian cricket team for securing a historic 2-1 Test series over Sri Lanka in Colombo on Tuesday.
Ishant scalps five as India take 111-run lead against Sri Lanka  Aug 30, 4:33 pm
Colombo, Aug 30 (ANI): Fast bowler Ishant Sharma claimed a five-wicket haul as he wreaked havoc on the inexperienced Sri Lankan batting order to bundle the hosts out for 201 and secured a 111-run first innings lead on day three of the decisive third and final Test at Colombo on Sunday.
Retiring Sangakkara wants rising Lankans to be 'fearless'  Aug 24, 4:28 pm
Colombo, Aug 24 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Kumar Sangakkara has backed the rising Angelo Mathews-led side to be 'fearless' after bidding adieu to the international cricket, following a crushing 278-run defeat against India in the second Test match in Colombo.
Sangakkara's farewell match will be emotional, says Lankan captain  Aug 19, 8:24 pm
Colombo, Aug.19 (ANI): Sri Lankan cricket captain Angelo Mathews said on Wednesday that the second test match against India will be an emotional one for the team, as batting great Kumar Sangakkara will bring the curtain down on an illustrious 15-year career.
New Oz skipper Smith considering batting order change   Aug 15, 12:59 pm
Melbourne, Aug.15 (ANI): Australia's new Test skipper Steve Smith has said that he may drop himself to number four in the batting order to get the best out of the team.
'Retiring' Sangakkara regrets not winning ODI WC  Aug 11, 8:19 pm
Colombo, Aug 11 (ANI): Sri Lanka's batting great Kumar Sangakkara described his illustrious international career as great, but revealed that his biggest regret was not being able to win the ICC ODI World Cup, despite reaching the finals of the pinnacle tournament twice.
Sangakkara endorses Ashes like iconic trophy for Indo-Sri Lanka Test series  Aug 11, 7:27 pm
Colombo, Aug 11 (ANI): Sri Lanka's batting great Kumar Sangakkara has backed the prospect of an iconic trophy for the Test series between his country and India on the lines of the historic Ashes series.
England to appoint Jayawardene as short-term batting consultant  Aug 5, 1:37 pm
London, August 05(ANI): Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene is set to be appointed as a batting consultant by England for their upcoming Test and limited-overs series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
Oz batting coach admits batsmen must 'toughen up' ahead of fourth Ashes Test  Aug 3, 12:42 pm
Johannesburg, August 3(ANI): Australian batting coach Michael di Venuto has said that his side's top order batsmen must 'toughen up' in order to keep the Ashes hopes alive when they will take on England in the fourth Test at Trent Bridge.
I don't need to change much, insists Kohli  Aug 1, 3:09 pm
Chennai, Aug.1 (ANI): Indian Test cricket skipper Virat Kohli has insisted that it would be an exciting challenge for his young team to take on Sri Lanka in the forthcoming Test series, and added that there was no need to make any changes in his batting style.
Ramiz Raja heaps praise on 'champion' Mohammad Hafeez  Jul 24, 3:32 pm
Karachi, July 24 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Ramiz Raja has lavished praise on batting all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez for his brilliant batting performance in the ongoing ODI series against Sri Lanka.
Clarke's batting woes continue ahead of third Ashes Test  Jul 24, 11:51 am
London, July 24 (ANI): Michael Clarke's batting woes continued to show no signs of easing ahead of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston next week as the Australian skipper was dismissed cheaply for 16 on day one of the tour match against Derbyshire.
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC for life sentence for convicts, says 'slow poison' essential  Jul 23, 8:42 pm
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): Batting for a life sentence for the assassins of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, the Supreme Court on Thursday said that it was essential for the convicts to suffer and realize the victim's pain through the 'slow poison'.
Shehzad, Hafeez lead Pakistan's chase of 257  Jul 22, 9:38 pm
Colombo, July 22 (ANI): Blistering knocks from opener Ahmed Shehzad and batting all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez have guided Pakistan to a winning position in the fourth ODI of the five match series against Sri Lanka at Premdasa Stadium on Wednesday.
Sarfraz, Yasir star as Pakistan thump Sri Lanka in violence marred third ODI  Jul 20, 10:16 am
Colombo, July 20 (ANI): Pakistan displayed a clinical performance to defeat Sri Lanka by 135 runs in the third ODI of the five-match series in Colombo, thanks to solid top-order batting and Yasir Shah's inspiring bowling spell.
Cook slams 'unacceptable' England batting display post Ashes rout at Lord's   Jul 20, 8:55 am
London, July 20 (ANI): England captain Alastair Cook has slammed his side's lethargic batting display after losing the second Ashes Test against Australia by 405 runs on the fourth day at Lord's.
Batting woes led to India's T20 defeat today: Madan Lal  Jul 19, 10:38 pm
New Delhi, July 19 (ANI): Former cricketer Madan Lal on Sunday attributed India's loss at the hands of Zimbabwe in the second T20 match at Harare to a lack of a solid batting performance.
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.