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Cricket: England director of cricket Strauss to ‘step back’ from duties | The Star...

LONDON (Reuters) - Former England captain Andrew Strauss is "stepping back" from his role as director of cricket while his wife is treated for cancer, the 41-year-old confirmed on Tuesday.

Cricket: Du Plessis blitz puts Chennai in IPL final | The Star Online

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Two-time champions Chennai Super Kings marched into the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) after Faf du Plessis smashed a blistering 67 not out to fashion their thrilling two-wicket victory against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Wednesday.

Rugby: New Zealand set to dump Eden Park for new Auckland venue | The...

AUCKLAND (Reuters) - Auckland's Eden Park may not host another test match with New Zealand Cricket (NZC) pondering the use of a redeveloped Western Springs Stadium as an alternative venue in the country's most populous city.

Cricket: Buttler to maintain attacking approach in Pakistan test | The Star Online

(Reuters) - England batsman Jos Buttler has vowed not to curb his attacking instincts after earning a "surprise" recall to the test team for the opening test against Pakistan starting at Lord's on Thursday.

Cricket: Cricket – Fancied Bangalore pay price for brittle middle order | The Star...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Individual brilliance notwithstanding, cricket remains a team sport and the fancied Royal Challengers Bangalore discovered that the hard way as they exited the Indian Premier League (IPL) playoff race after yet another middle-order meltdown.

Cricket: England batsman Ballance taking a break for personal reasons | The Star Online

LONDON (Reuters) - England batsman and Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance is taking a break from cricket for personal reasons, his county said on Friday.

Cricket: India’s pink-ball shyness leave Harbhajan perplexed | The Star Online

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's reluctance to play a day-night test on their next tour of Australia has surprised spinner Harbhajan Singh, who remains convinced that Virat Kohli's team are skilled enough to conquer the challenges of pink-ball cricket.

Cricket: Cricket – Former captains flip out over plans to scrap coin toss |...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Proposals to scrap the time-honoured tradition of a coin toss prior to test matches defy logic and should not be considered, according to several former South Asian cricket captains.

Cricket: Cricket – Rajput named interim coach of Zimbabwe | The Star Online

HARARE, May 17 (Reuters) - Lalchand Rajput has been named interim coach of Zimbabwe, with his first assignment a triangular Twenty20 series against Australia and Pakistan in July.

Cricket: Warner to play grade cricket in Sydney | The Star Online

(Reuters) - Banned Australia batsman David Warner will attempt to get his career back on track by playing the start of the Sydney grade cricket season with Randwick Petersham.

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