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Australia pick Peter Siddle over Joe Mennie for Perth Test

Australian captain Steven Smith has announced the playing XI for the first Test against South Africa in Perth with Victoria speedster Peter Siddle getting a nod over uncapped pacer Joe Mennie.
2 November 2016

Hardik Pandya called-up for first two Tests against England

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has received a surprise call-up to the 14-man Test squad that was announced for the first two games against England.
2 November 2016

Bayliss hopes England batsmen will get better with more exposure

England coach Trevor Bayliss backs his batsmen to come good with more exposure following their struggle in the two-match Test series against Bangladesh.
2 November 2016

Liam Dawson extends Hampshire contract

England all-rounder Liam Dawson has signed a new contract with Hampshire which will keep him with the English county club until 2019.
2 November 2016

Around the Grounds - 1st November

Our Top Tweets of the weekend are a bit of a mix, with the club season finished, ranging from clubs celebrations to the odd team still playing or working hard on ground renovations/maintenance.
1 November 2016

Mehedi Hasan climbs high in ICC rankings after series-winning performance

Following a remarkable debut series against England, Bangladesh off-spinner Mehedi Hasan has made an impactful entry to the International Cricket Council Test rankings for bowlers.
1 November 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Mehedi Hasan

For claiming a 12-wicket haul in the second Test in Dhaka and helping Bangladesh to register their maiden Test victory against England and also level the series, off-spinner Mehedi Hasan is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
1 November 2016

Pakistan include Sharjeel Khan, Mohammad Rizwan for New Zealand Tests

Pakistan selectors have included Sharjeel Khan and Mohammad Rizwan in the 16-man squad that will be touring New Zealand for a two-match Test series later this month.
1 November 2016

Poor decisions costed us series against India - Mike hesson

New Zealand head coach Mike Hesson lamented his players' decision making abilities following the 3-2 series defeat against India recently.
31 October 2016

Marsa CC share series with Woodlands

Last weekend, the Marsa Cricket Club welcomed Woodlands Cricket Club on their first visit to the Maltese Islands. The tourists were the 25th cricket team to visit Malta this year.
31 October 2016

Alastair Cook rues drop chances after defeat to Bangladesh

England captain Alastair Cook believes their poor effort on the field in the second innings costed them the game against Bangladesh in Dhaka.
31 October 2016

India name Harmanpreet Kaur as captain for Asia Cup, T20Is

The Board of Control for Cricket in India announced that all-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur will lead the Indian Women team for the upcoming Asia Cup tournament and the Twenty20 International series against West Indies Women.
30 October 2016

Ben Stokes fined by ICC for misconduct

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been copped 15 percent of his match fees by the International Cricket Council for involving in a verbal spat with Bangladesh batsman Sabbir Rahman on day three of the second Test in Dhaka.
30 October 2016

Ajmal, Afridi miss out on PCB central contracts

Pakistan cricketers Shahid Afridi and Saeed Ajmal were the notable omissions from the list of central contracts awarded to the players by the Pakistan Cricket Board for the 2016-17 season.
29 October 2016

Andrew Flintoff to host 2016 Mind Media Awards

Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has been named to host the 2016 edition of the prestigious Mind Media Awards on 14th November at The Troxy Theatre in London.
29 October 2016

Mark Wood extends Durham stay by three years

England fast bowler Mark Wood has signed a three-year contract extension with Durham County Cricket Club which extends his stay until the end of the 2019 season.
29 October 2016

James Anderson returns to bowling

England pace spearhead James Anderson has returned to bowling for the first time since the fourth Test against Pakistan at The Oval in August.
28 October 2016