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Sharjeel Khan, Imad Wasim rout Ireland

Sharjeel Khan blazing knock of 152 was followed by a maiden five-wicket haul by Imad Wasim as Pakistan posted 337 for six and bowled Ireland out for 82 runs in 23.4 overs to secure a massive 255-run win in the rain-affected first One-Day International in Dublin.
18 August 2016

MS Dhoni: The Untold Story set to hit cinemas in September

MS Dhoni: The Untold Story is one of the most anticipated Indian film releases of 2016 and it will be released in cinemas on 30th September.
18 August 2016

Toyota confirm finalists of make #BetterCricket competition

Toyota, England Cricket's Official Car Partner, have revealed the three finalists of their competition which saw them invite cricket fans to come up with ideas to make the game better.
18 August 2016

Sami Aslam has a bright future - Taufeeq Umar

Pakistan opening batsman Taufeeq Umar is impressed by the performance of Sami Aslam and reckons that the 20-year-old has a bright future ahead of him.
18 August 2016

Players trust ECB security delegation - James Anderson

England fast bowler James Anderson stated that the players will trust the security delegation of the England and Wales Cricket Board on any decision which will be made regarding the tour of Bangladesh.
18 August 2016

Dale Steyn looking to trade pace for longevity

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn said that he is looking to cut down a bit of pace from his arsenal in order to increase his longevity in the game.
18 August 2016

Netherlands coach Anton Roux to step down

Netherlands coach Anton Roux is set to quit from his position in order to take up the role of the assistant coach of Otago Volts in New Zealand.
18 August 2016

Azhar Ali urges Pakistan to play aggressive cricket in ODIs

Pakistan One-Day International captain Azhar Ali has urged his team to play aggressive cricket and improve their fielding standards in the upcoming limited-overs leg of their tour of the British Isles.
17 August 2016

Somerset, Warwickshire set up RLODC semi-final meeting

Warwickshire will host Somerset in one Royal London One-Day Cup semi-final after both teams convincingly won their quarter-finals against Essex and Worcestershire respectlvely.
17 August 2016

India claim number one rank after Australia suffer series whitewash

India have claimed the number one rank in Test cricket after Australia's 3-0 series defeat against Sri Lanka saw them slip down to the third position.
17 August 2016

Herath spins Sri Lanka to 3-0 series whitewash

Rangana Herath razed the Australian batting line up with seven wickets in the second innings as Sri Lanka bowled the visitors out for 160 runs and secured a massive 163-run win on the fifth day of the third Test in Colombo, which completed a 3-0 series whitewash.
17 August 2016

Virender Sehwag becomes honorary life member of MCC

Former Indian opening batsman Virender Sehwag has been elected as an honorary life member of the prestigious Marylebone Cricket Club.
17 August 2016

Darren Gough lines up his best picks from CPL 2016

Former England speedster Darren Gough has selected his top picks from the 2016 edition of the Caribbean Premier League which was won by the flamboyant Chris Gayle led Jamaica Tallawahs.
16 August 2016

Championship wins for Essex, Glamorgan, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Surrey

There were wins on day four of the the latest round of Specsavers County Championship matches for Hampshire, Surrey, Essex, Glamorgan and Gloucestershire.
16 August 2016

Darren Gough picks Essex to win against Warwickshire

Former England fast bowler Darren Gough is backing Essex to win their quarter-final fixture against Warwickshire in the Royal London One-Day Cup on Wednesday.
16 August 2016

Penkridge Player Profile - Rob Baker

Kev's younger less talented brother Rob... To be fair, he's definitely one of the best three cricketers still playing in their family...
16 August 2016

Injury blow for Essex's Dan Lawrence

Essex batsman Dan Lawrence may have played his last match of the season after suffering a hamstring injury that will rule him out for up to four weeks.
16 August 2016

Penkridge CC 16th August Blog

The first team saw their seven game winning streak ended on Saturday, when third placed Halesowen visited Pillaton and won a relatively low scoring game by 33 runs. After opener Ed Kilbee had made 39, the Halesowen innings seemed to be all but over at 122/9 thanks to good bowling from Iresh Saxena (3/58) and captain Laeq Chishti (4/46).
16 August 2016

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 16th August

Congratulations to Joe Corbett who, at the age of 13, managed to a sensational 8/37 and won our Performance of the Week. Also well done to runner up Mount CC who became Tinker cup champions and came in 2nd place in our poll.
16 August 2016

Bessborough win again to keep survival hopes alive

Bessborough followed up their fine win against Winchmore Hill last week with a three-wicket victory over MTSSC, although they still find themselves in a fight to avoid relegation.
16 August 2016