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Small matter between Jimmy Anderson and Ravindra Jadeja revives bigger issues

Chloe Saltau What happened in the corridor? In the absence of CCTV cameras between the playing field and the dressing rooms at Trent Bridge, we might never know.

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Alastair Cook aiming for much-needed runs against India

England's captain Alastair Cook.

Alastair Cook says the England captaincy is not to blame for his poor run of form with the bat and he will lead from the front when the five-match test series against India begins at Nottingham on...

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James Faulkner stars in Royals IPL win

James Faulkner has starred in a Rajasthan Royals nail-biting win over the Kolkata Knight Riders.

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Mitchell Johnson still wary of de Villiers

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Jesse Hogan Mitchell Johnson says the continuing presence of the world's top-ranked batsman, A.B. de Villiers, at the crease would ensure Australia did not get carried away from having South Africa stricken at...

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Mitchell Johnson strikes to leave South Africa in trouble at stumps

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Jesse Hogan Mitchell Johnson claims three vital wickets in an opening spell at Centurion Park that was as hostile as anything he produced during the Ashes.

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Unsung Peter Siddle is proving a problem for world cricket's elite batsmen

Peter Siddle.

Jesse Hogan Most underrated paceman proving to be a nemesis for some of the world's elite batsmen.

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Nathan Lyon strikes late to give Australia the edge in second Test

PORT ELIZABETH, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 20: Nathan Lyon of Australia bowls during day one of the Second Test match between South Africa and Australia at AXXESS St George's Cricket Stadium on February 20, 2014 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Jesse Hogan Nathan Lyon says Australia are proud to have restricted South Africa to 5-214 on an opening day where three of their batsmen reached half-centuries in Port Elizabeth.

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Dean Elgar spearheads South Africa's second-Test recovery on day one

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Jesse Hogan Cakewalk of Centurion is over for Australia's bowlers, with recalled batsman spearheading South Africa's recovery from another poor start.

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Proteas' A.B. de Villiers breaks another record with 12th consecutive Test 50

South Africa's A.B. de Villiers

Jesse Hogan Sporting prodigy A.B. de Villiers is laden with records, even beyond his chosen field of cricket. As of Thursday he had another one all to himself.

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...

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NZ remove Indian openers in first Test

Wellington New Zealand claimed two key scalps to make a promising start to the first cricket Test against India in Hyderabad.

India holds off challenge from fighting Afghanistan

Former champion India endured a scare from fearless Afghanistan before recording a 23-run win in the World Twenty20 in Colombo.

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Team warned of risk to Pattinson

Sports scientists warned that James Pattinson would break down during last summer's Sydney Test against India.

Chloe Saltau, Colombo Cricket Australia is under scrutiny for the way it handles its young fast bowlers after admitting it was warned by sports scientists that James Pattinson would break down during last summer's Sydney...

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Australia annihilates India in Colombo

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Chloe Saltau Australia has destroyed India with a performance of such force as to send tremors through the World Twenty20 field.

Bring on Proteas: Bailey

cricket By Chloe Saltau WAS that a choke? In the scheme of South Africa's painful history at big events, probably not, but Australian captain George Bailey still believes the Proteas will be under enormous pressure in...

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Proteas under pressure

Under pressure: South Africa captain A. B. de Villiers.

Chloe Saltau, Colombo Australian captain George Bailey believes the Proteas will be under enormous pressure in tonight's Super Eights game.

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Pietersen can star in India, says Swann

London Graeme Swann has backed the "polarising" figure of Kevin Pietersen to have a major role in what he believes can be a successful England Test side in India.

Five-day game is standing the test of time

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Malcolm Knox Twenty20 and one-dayers are enjoyable as forms of light entertainment, but that's all.

It's time for Tendulkar to follow Ponting's lead

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Michael Vaughan It is time for Tendulkar, the great player that he is, to walk away now for the sake of the Indian team.

Tendulkar must call stumps on a great career

Michael Vaughan England's performances in the last two Tests should leave Sachin Tendulkar heading into retirement after the Nagpur Test.

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