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Injury concern for Nuwan Pradeep ahead of Galle Test

Sri Lankan fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep has sustained a hamstring strain and is currently a doubtful starter for the second Test match against Australia which will be played in Galle.
2 August 2016

County Championship Week 14 - Statistical Round up

Ahead of the 14th week of the County Championship, Middlesex and Essex have continued to thrive at the top of the points table in Division One and Division Two respectively. Here are a few key statistics of the upcoming matches.
1 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kusal Mendis

For scoring the highest individual score in Pallekele and helping Sri Lanka secure a fabulous victory in the first Test against Australia, Kusal Mendis is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
1 August 2016

Penkridge Player Profile - Josh Baker

This weeks profile is Penkridge CC's young all rounder Josh Baker who made his first appearance of the season this weekend after recovering from a badly broken foot - who also happens to be Kev's son, and is definitely one of the best two cricketers in their house...
1 August 2016

Penkridge CC 1st August Blog

After Joe Marson departed for a patient 34, the innings was in danger of falling well short of a competitive total before Vickas Maher (48) and Kev Baker (58 not out) shared a club record partnership of 92 for the ninth wicket, taking the score to 275/9 off 50 overs.
1 August 2016

Around the Grounds - 1st August

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from club cricket, county cricket, the Caribbean Premier League and the international game as well as Pokémon Go making yet another appearance.
1 August 2016

Rahul creates history, India surge ahead despite West Indies fightback - Cricket World TV

In his latest video report from Jamaica, Chetan Narula reviews the first two days of the second Test between West Indies and India, where Lokesh Rahul notched his highest Test score.
1 August 2016

Darren Lehmann to stay on as Australia coach till 2019

Australia head coach Darren Lehmann has signed a contract extension with Cricket Australia which will see him serve in the position until October 2019.
1 August 2016

India eye big lead after Rahul's marathon innings

Lokesh Rahul slammed a brilliant 158 as India ended day two at 358 for five, taking a 162-run lead over West Indies in the first innings of the second Test in Jamaica.
31 July 2016

Australia drop Glenn Maxwell for Sri Lanka ODI series

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has been dropped from the One-Day International squad to face Sri Lanka after a string of poor scores with the bat.
31 July 2016

West Indies-India second Test preview - Cricket World TV

Like both teams, Chetan Narula has travelled from Antigua to Jamaica and ahead of the second Test getting underway, his latest video report previews the action.
30 July 2016

T20 Blast quarter-finals confirmed after final round drama

The line-up for the quarter-finals of the NatWest T20 Blast has been confirmed after the final round of group games provided plenty of drama this evening.
29 July 2016

Brett D'Oliveira signs new Worcestershire contract

Worcestershire have rewarded all-rounder Brett D'Oliveira for excellent form in 2016 with a three-year contract which will keep him at the club until the end of the 2019 season.
29 July 2016

McCullum feels CPL will play a significant role in developing West Indies cricket

Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum feels that the Caribbean Premier League will play a huge role in developing cricket in the West Indies.
29 July 2016

Aaqib Javed set for a short coaching stint in Bangladesh

Former Pakistan speedster Aaqib Javed is all set to undertake a short coaching assignment with the Bangladesh Cricket Board's High Performance Unit in Dhaka.
29 July 2016

Injured O'Keefe ruled out of Sri Lanka Test series

Australian left-arm orthodox spinner Steve O'Keefe has suffered a hamstring injury and has been ruled out of the remainder of the ongoing Test series against Sri Lanka.
29 July 2016

Glamorgan book home T20 quarter-final as Essex beat Middlesex

Glamorgan will have a home quarter-final in the NatWest T20 Blast as a result of Essex beating Middlesex and their own game against Sussex being abandoned due to rain in tonight's South Group action.
28 July 2016

Derbyshire loan Alex Mellor as cover for Harvey Hosein

Derbyshire have taken Warwickshire wicket-keeper Alex Mellor on loan to cover for Harvey Hosein, who fractured a thumb while fielding against Lancashire last night.
28 July 2016

Alex Lees wants more hundreds before season is out

Alex Lees says he wants to score more hundreds before the end of the season and help Yorkshire reach the knockout stages of at least one limited overs tournament.
28 July 2016

Niall O'Brien, Craig Young return for Pakistan ODIs

Ireland cricketers Niall O'Brien and Craig Young have recovered from their respective injuries and have been named in the 14-man squad which will face Pakistan in a two-match One-Day International series next month.
28 July 2016