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Broad excited as England step into day/night Test ‘unknown’

London - Stuart Broad is looking forward to seeing England step into the unknown when the first day/night Test to be staged in cricket's birthplace starts later this week.The landmark fixture will get underway at Birmingham's Edgbaston on Thursday wh

Gibbs: AB is disrespecting the team

Cape Town - Former Proteas batsman Herschelle Gibbs has slammed AB de Villiers on his decision to pick and choose when to play Test cricket. De Villiers, who last played in a Test more than 19 months ago, was sorely missed in the batting order as th

Ton-up Bates makes Super League history

London - New Zealand captain Suzie Bates struck the first hundred in English female cricket's Twenty20 Super League on Tuesday.Bates' unbeaten 119 laid the platform for reigning champions Southern Vipers' overwhelming 46-run win away to Loughborough

SA’s T20 ‘mustn’t just benefit investors’

Cape Town - Cricket South Africa’s T20 Global League is a critically important development in principle ... but self-interest must also be avoided at all costs.So says Tony Irish, CEO of the South African Cricketers’ Association, the body representin

Boyzone stops play in England

London, Sept 22, 2017 (AFP) -Irish boyband Boyzone indirectly caused a rain-lashed four-day English county championship cricket match to be abandoned without a ball being bowled on Friday.

Jadeja absence gives Sri Lanka hope

Pallekele - The absence of world number one all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja from India's team has given Sri Lanka hope that they can avoid a series whitewash in the third and final Test starting Saturday, home skipper Dinesh Chandimal said.Left-arm spinn

‘Bloem City Blazers’ named for T20 Global League

Bloemfontein - The team from Bloemfontein taking part in Cricket South Africa’s inaugural T20 Global League tournament will officially be known as the Bloem City Blazers. The team, which is owned by Hong Kong-based City Group, will have red and yello

Donald pleads for Morkel NOT to take Kolpak deal

Cape Town - Former Proteas fast bowler Allan Donald has pleaded with Morne Morkel not to move abroad, urging him to stay in the country. Morkel, who will turn 33 in October, has acknowledged that his time with the Proteas is drawing to a close. Soo

Sri Lanka fails to secure automatic spot at 2019 CWC

Colombo - Sri Lanka has failed to secure a direct qualification for the 2019 Cricket World Cup after losing four consecutive limited-overs internationals to India.

Pakistan beat World XI, clinch historic T20 series

Lahore - Pakistan celebrated the return of international cricket with a thumping 33-run win to clinch the final Twenty20 match and the series against a World XI team at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium on Friday.


Les Morgan 100 years not out | PressReleasePoint

Former First Grade player Les Morgan has made the most significant century of his life – his 100th birthday.