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Rising star Sam Robson ready for England Test selection: Chris Rogers

Resigned to the fact Sam Robson won't play for Australia, Test opener Chris Rogers says England would be mad not to call up the rising cricket star.

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Cricket supremo ban upheld by judges

India's BCCI Board of Control for Cricket.

Nick Hoult The head of Indian cricket and the next chairman of the International Cricket Council is facing 12 allegations in a fixing investigation which may have wide-reaching implications for the world game.

Michael Hussey makes disappointing Mumbai debut

Miserable Mumbai start: Mike Hussey pictured during his stint with the Sydney Thunder.

Michael Hussey has made a disappointing debut for the Mumbai Indians, going out for three as his new side suffered a crushing 41-run loss to the Kolkata Knight Riders in their opening Indian Premier...

Rookie's aggression impresses the right people on first tour

Nic Maddinson

Chris Barrett A young Australian's first trip to England more often than not included a couple of nights in a hostel, a loop or two of the London Eye and a few lagers. For

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Mitch Johnson ponders limited-overs future

Australia's Mitchell Johnson.

Chloe Saltau Mitchell Johnson is prepared to ditch one or both of the limited overs formats if it helps him repeat his menacing of England in next year's Ashes.

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Cameron White rewarded with four-year contract extension

Robust form rewarded: Cameron White (right).

Jesse Hogan Cameron White is to set to finish his Victorian career rivalling Brad Hodge and Darren Berry for most appearances after his robust form was rewarded.

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Australian-born Sam Robson boosts England Test bid

Sam Robson.

Australia-born Sam Robson has pressed his England Test claims with an unbeaten century.

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Tom Moody takes Renegades role

Tom Moody when coaching Sri Lanka.

Chloe Saltau The Melbourne Renegades have turned to Tom Moody, the former Australian allrounder and Sri Lanka coach, to scour the cricket world for players capable of propelling the team up the Big Bash League...

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WA signs Michael Klinger

Brad Elborough Western Australia has moved quickly in replacing retired former captain Marcus North, by signing respected South Australian batsman Michael Klinger.

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Veteran batsman Michael Klinger moves to WA

Brad Elborough Western Australia has moved quickly in replacing retired Marcus North by signing respected South Australian batsman Michael Klinger.

Michael Clarke involved in first MLB pitch

Michael and Kyly Clarke at the baseball.

Only weeks after baseballers played on the hallowed turf of the SCG, Test cricket captain Michael Clarke has returned the favour.

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Kumar Sangakkara powers Sri Lanka to maiden T20 title

Sri Lankan cricketers Dinesh Chandimal (R) and Lahiru Thirimanne (2L) carry teammate Mahela Jayawardena.

Kumar Sangakkara shone in his 20-over International swansong to help Sri Lanka lift a maiden World Twenty20 title.

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Stars in their own right

Greg Baum dinkus

Greg Baum Meg Lanning's hero was Ricky Ponting. Her effortless straight drive for six en route to top score in the World Twenty20 final in Bangladesh on Sunday would have done Ponting proud.

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Ryan Harris, the bowling coach, urges patience for Pat Cummins

James Faulkner.

Chloe Saltau The national selectors have loaded up on potential Test all-rounders for a winter development series in the Top End, which will also serve as a coaching apprenticeship for recovering fast bowler Ryan...

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Sri Lanka party marred by player dispute

Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara

Sri Lanka's team have flown home in triumph to a huge street party after winning the world Twenty20 tournament.

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Kevin Pietersen offered support to former England teammate Jonathan Trott

Kevin Pietersen

Axed England batsman Kevin Pietersen has revealed he tried to calm Jonathan Trott after first noticing the problems that forced his early Ashes departure.

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Mark Cosgrove returns to South Australia

Four years after being dumped by South Australia, batsman Mark Cosgrove is returning to the Redbacks.

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Ryan Harris, Chris Rogers among Wisden's five cricketers of the year

It's been a good year: Ryan Harris.

Two of Australia's key Ashes performers, Ryan Harris and Chris Rogers, have been named on the list of Wisden's five cricketers of the year.

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Cricket wants Junction Oval on its terms

Junction Oval

Chloe Saltau Cricket Victoria will only consider sharing the Junction Oval with the St Kilda Football Club if the summer sport is the main tenant.

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Kevin Pietersen hopes for Test recall

Kevin Pietersen.

Sacked batting star Kevin Pietersen still hopes to return to international cricket and become the first England player to score 10,000 Test runs, according to an interview published on Thursday.