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Dwayne Bravo fined for code of conduct breach in IPL

Gujarat Lions all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has been docked 50 percent of his match fee for breaching the code of conduct during the Indian Premier League encounter against Mumbai Indians on Saturday.
22 May 2016

Anurag Thakur unanimously elected as BCCI president

Former secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India Anurag Thakur has been unanimously elected as the president of the board at the special general meeting held in Mumbai on Sunday.
22 May 2016

Angelo Mathews rues poor batting display at Headingley

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews blamed his side's poor batting display as one of the chief reasons for their side’s massive defeat in the first Test match at Headingley.
22 May 2016

Ben Stokes in doubt for second Test

England all-rounder Ben Stokes is currently a doubtful starter for the second Test against Sri Lanka after suffering a knee injury in the first game in Leeds.
22 May 2016

Mohammad Amir applies for UK visa

Pakistan speedster Mohammad Amir has applied for a visa to travel to the United Kingdom for the upcoming campaign against England in July.
21 May 2016

James Anderson credits success at Headingley to change in bowling end

England pace spearhead James Anderson, who starred with the ball on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley, said that changing the end from where he bowls has contributed to his success.
21 May 2016

County Championship Week Seven - Statistical Round up

At the end of week six in the County Championship, Warwickshire and Essex finished at the top of the points table in Division One and Division Two respectively. With week seven set to get underway, let us have a look at a few of the key statistics.
20 May 2016

Masters Champions League marred by payment issues

FICA chief executive Tony Irish has expressed his concern over the delay in releasing dues to players who participated in the inaugural edition of the Masters Champions League.
20 May 2016

Andy Walker celebrates 40 years with SISIS

Andy Walker recently celebrated 40 years of working with Dennis and SISIS, where is now Field Support Manager.
20 May 2016

Glamorgan sign Dale Steyn for NatWest T20 Blast

South African speedster Dale Steyn has been signed up by Glamorgan for the upcoming season of the NatWest Twenty20 Blast.
20 May 2016

Mitchell Starc back to his best - Joe Burns

Australian opening batsman Joe Burns reckons that Mitchell Starc is very close to being back at his absolute best after facing him in the nets at the National Cricket Centre in Brisbane.
20 May 2016

Philander, Rabada want more balance between bat and ball in day-night Tests

South African speedsters Vernon Philander and Kagiso Rabada have advocated for more balance between the bat and the ball in day-night Test format.
20 May 2016

Momentum is with England - Alex Hales

England opening batsman Alex Hales asserted that the unbeaten 88-run stand he shared with Jonny Bairstow has given the team momentum towards the end of the day.
20 May 2016

Hamstring injury cuts short Ashish Nehra's IPL campaign

Indian pace bowler Ashish Nehra is set to miss the remainder of the Indian Premier League for the Sunrisers Hyderabad after suffering a hamstring injury.
19 May 2016

Home bound Dhammika Prasad in doubt for remainder of England tour

Sri Lanka's tour of England has received a fresh setback as pace bowler Dhammika Prasad is set to return home for further assessment of his shoulder injury which had ruled him out of the ongoing first Test match in Leeds.
19 May 2016

Sidebottom urges cricket fans to cover up for melanoma awareness month

May is melanoma awareness month and former England, Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire cricketer Ryan Sidebottom is urging cricket fans to cover up as the sun comes out and temperatures rise.
19 May 2016

Steven Finn to play first Test against Sri Lanka ahead of Jake Ball

England Test captain Alastair Cook has confirmed that Steven Finn will play in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Leeds ahead of the uncapped Jake Ball.
19 May 2016

Strauss feels that points based system will connect the three formats of the game

Director of England Cricket Andrew Strauss has voiced his support for the points-based scoring system for multi-format cricket and said that it will connect the three forms of the game.
19 May 2016

Pollard, Narine return to West Indies squad for tri-series

West Indies spin bowler Sunil Narine and all-rounder Kieron Pollard have returned to the national squad which has been picked for the first four games of the ODI tri-series against Australia and South Africa.
19 May 2016

Rangana Herath hoping for a repeat of 2014 heroics

Sri Lankan spin spearhead Rangana Herath is hoping that his team can repeat their series-winning performance of the 2014 tour in the upcoming campaign against England.
18 May 2016