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Maddinson out of Pakistan tour game on mental health grounds

11 November, 2019 2:20 pm 2:20 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Batsman Nic Maddinson has withdrawn from Australia A’s match against Pakistan on mental health grounds, Cricket Australia said on Saturday. Maddinson, who played three Tests for Australia in 2016, has previously struggled with mental health issues and took a break from the game in 2017 after being dropped from the Test squad. … Read More


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Bowlers and heart-stopping finale salvage rain-hit World Cup

07 July, 2019 12:05 pm 12:05 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – A tournament that appeared predictable and at the mercy of the rain god in its first half got a fresh lease of life in the second and Sunday’s heart-stopping finale was the proverbial icing on the cake at this year’s World Cup. A wet World Cup seemed on the cards after a … Read More


England, batsman, Hales, banned, recreational, drug, use, report

England batsman Hales banned for recreational drug use: report

04 April, 2019 11:58 pm 11:58 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England batsman Alex Hales is serving a three-week ban from the sport for recreational drug use, The Guardian newspaper reported on Friday. Hales was named in England’s preliminary 15-man World Cup squad last week and the paper said he was still expected to join the team’s training camp in Cardiff this weekend. … Read More


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I did mistake, sought apology from everyone: Sarfraz

02 February, 2019 4:48 pm 4:48 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Pakistani skipper Sarfraz Ahmed batsman reiterated that he had admitted his mistake of using a racial slur and apologised to everyone who was hurt by his unintentional comments. Speaking at a press conference, Sarfraz Ahmed also dispelled the notion that efforts were afoot to remove him from captaincy. He expressed the … Read More


Buttler boosts England as they push lead towards 250

09 September, 2018 10:08 am 10:08 am

SOUTHAMPTON (Reuters) – An enthralling fourth Test between England and India remained intriguingly balanced at the end of the third day as hosts edged to 260-8 and a lead of 233 on a wearing pitch that should continue to cause problems for the batsmen. A battling 69 from Jos Buttler and an unbeaten 37 from … Read More


Pitch will determine if India play six batsmen against England: Kohli

08 August, 2018 9:46 am 9:46 am

LONDON (Reuters) – India could bolster their line-up with a sixth specialist batsman for the third Test against England starting at Trent Bridge on Saturday, captain Virat Kohli said . Kohli added his decision would hinge on the wicket but also called on his frontline batsmen to rise to the challenge and prevent a 3-0 … Read More