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Halkon sets up Sale's first win of the season

Leg-spinner Rick Halkon claimed his first five-wicket haul of the year to help Sale 1st XI win for the first time this season, beating Davenham by five wickets in Division One of the Vivio Cheshire County League.
18 May 2016

England captaincy will be a massive honour - Heather Knight

All-rounder Heather Knight says that it will be a massive honour to take over as England Women's captain following the recent retirement of Charlotte Edwards.
18 May 2016

Russell to miss Gujarat Lions encounter due to leg injury

West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell is expected to sit out of the encounter between Kolkata Knight Riders and Gujarat Lions in the ongoing Indian Premier League on Thursday due to a leg injury.
18 May 2016

I will not let external forces dictate how I function - Mickey Arthur

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has asserted that he will block out the external factors and not allow outside elements dictate how he should perform his job with the national team.
17 May 2016

James Vince eagerly waiting for Test debut

England batsman James Vince, who was named in the 12-man squad for the first Test against Sri Lanka is excited and eagerly waiting to make his debut in the longer format of the game.
17 May 2016

Joe Root heaps praise on Alastair Cook

England batsman Joe Root has lauded his captain Alastair Cook for his cricketing achievements with the 31-year-old currently on the verge of reaching 10,000 Test runs.
17 May 2016

Limagrain's perfect delivery for Haberdasher's School

Mike Kemmett, grounds manager at Haberdasher's Aske's Boy's School in Hertfordshire, believes that in Limagrain he has found the perfect grass seed product for the cricket pitches and other sports grounds he looks after.
17 May 2016

Pakistan Cricket Board optimistic about obtaining UK visa for Mohammad Amir

The Pakistan Cricket Board is positive about successfully obtaining a visa for fast bowler Mohammad Amir which would allow them to select him to tour England later this year.
17 May 2016

Bessborough get off the mark

Bessborough’s first team picked up their first league points of the 2016 season on Saturday but it was a nervy affair as they beat North London in the Middlesex County Cricket League.
17 May 2016

West Indies Test hopefuls to take part in a high performance camp

The West Indies Cricket Board has announced that a squad of 14 players has been picked to take part in a week-long high performance camp under the watch of head coach Phil Simmons.
17 May 2016

Joe Root claims hat-trick at the England team awards dinner

England batsman Joe Root has swept the honours at the England team awards dinner including the cricketer of the year award in the Test and the limited overs formats.
17 May 2016

Glenn Maxwell returns home from IPL with a side strain

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has joined the list of injured players in the Indian Premier League and has returned home after picking up a side strain.
17 May 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - AB de Villiers

Flamboyant South African batsman AB de Villiers is the Cricket World Player of the Week after scoring 64, 24 and an unbeaten 129 in the three games for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League.
16 May 2016

Sarah Taylor takes indefinite break from cricket

England Women's team wicket-keeper batsman Sarah Taylor is set to take an indefinite break from the game due to personal reasons.
16 May 2016

ICC denies receiving claim from Sri Lanka for reimbursement in Kusal Perera case

Contrary to the statement of the secretary of Sri Lanka Cricket, the International Cricket Council has denied that it has received a request for reimbursement of the costs incurred by the board in the defence of Kusal Perera.
16 May 2016

Moeen Ali hoping to feature in Big Bash League

England all-rounder Moeen Ali said that he will love to play in Australia’s premier Twenty20 competition, the Big Bash League provided a team is interested to sign him up.
16 May 2016

ICC mulling additional World T20 tournaments

The International Cricket Council is considering organising additional World Twenty20 tournaments in the year 2018 and 2022 according to reports.
16 May 2016

Dhammika Prasad to miss first Test due to injury

Sri Lankan pacer Dhammika Prasad has been ruled out of the first Test against England in Leeds due to the shoulder injury he picked up while bowling in the tour match against Essex last week.
16 May 2016

Yasir Shah out of training camp with knee injury

Pakistan leg spinner Yasir Shah is set to miss the ongoing training camp in Abbottabad after injuring his knee in the Pakistan Cup.
15 May 2016

Chris Gayle throws his weight behind day-night Tests

West Indies batsman Chris Gayle believes that the concept of day-night Test matches will succeed in increasing the popularity of the format.
15 May 2016