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Jos Buttler 'Mankading' fine by MCC

Some of cricket's greatest names insisted England's Jos Buttler had only himself to blame for his 'Mankad' dismissal against Sri Lanka.

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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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Anderson admits frustration as lifeless pitch suits India

James Anderson.

Nick Hoult James Anderson summed up his frustrations over a lifeless Trent Bridge pitch by describing England as "amazing hosts" for producing a surface for the first Investec Test which neutered his...

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Kevin Pietersen will seize the chance to shine in Lord's bicentenary match, says Shane Warne

Run machine: Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen.

Shane Warne believes Kevin Pietersen will seize the chance to shine when they line up in a star-studded Rest of the World side in the Lord's bicentenary match on Saturday.

Aaron Finch stands tall among legends at Lord's

Aaron Finch led the MCC to victory.

Joe Barton In a dream Lord's debut, Australian opener Aaron Finch's unbeaten 181 propelled the MCC side to a dominant seven-wicket victory over Shane Warne's Rest of the World side on Saturday.

Brett Lee beamer breaks Shane Warne's hand

Rest of the World's captain Shane Warne waits for the presentations with teammate Virender Sehwag (L) after the cricket match against MCC to celebrate 200 years of Lord's at Lord's cricket ground in London, July 5, 2014.  REUTERS/Philip Brown (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT CRICKET)

Shane Warne suffered a broken hand after being struck by an unintentional beamer from former Australia team mate Brett Lee in the MCC's seven-wicket win over the Rest of the World at Lord's on...

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England out to stem losing tide against India

London England aims to avoid a third consecutive series defeat and ease the pressure on captain Alastair Cook when it hosts India in a five-Test series for the first time since 1959, starting in Nottingham...

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Sydney Cricket Ground poaches traditional Australia Day one-dayer from Adelaide Oval

Australia's one-day team celebrates winning the one-day international series against England at the Adelaide Oval on Australia Day earlier this year.

Chris Barrett Sydney has pinched the rights for Australia Day cricket this summer from Adelaide, with Michael Clarke's team to host India in a one-day international at the redeveloped SCG on the January public...

Brian Lara to play Lord's bicentenary match

West Indies great is added to the star-studded list of players who will play in the MCC v Rest of the World Lord's Bicentenary match on July 5.

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Tendulkar looks ahead to partnering Lara at Lord's anniversary

Sachin Tendulkar holds a training session for young players at the Singapore Cricket Club on Tuesday.

Singapore Retired Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar says he's savouring the opportunity to pair up with West Indies great Brian Lara at Lord's for an exhibition match marking the 200th anniversary of the home of...

Jayawardene double leaves Bangladesh facing defeat

Sri Lanka's Mahela Jayawardene attempts a reverse sweep during his innings of 203 not out.

Dhaka Veteran Sri Lankan batsman becomes Test cricket's sixth-highest run-getter.

Sangakkara lifts Sri Lanka with 34th Test ton

Sri Lankan opener Kumar Sangakkara plays a text-book drive during his unbeaten 160 in Chittagong on Tuesday.

Chittagong Visitors bounce back strongly after a shaky start in second Test against Bangladesh.

Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne to lead Lord's teams

Sachin Tendulkar

English cricket fans are set to get one more chance to see Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne in action at Lord's after the pair were confirmed as captains for a match marking the ground's 200th...

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Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne for Lord's match

Shane Warne and Sachin Tendulkar

Cricket fans are set to get one more chance to see Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne in action.

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Concerns over visibility of pink balls for Sheffield Shield day-night matches

Focused: Victorian captain Matthew Wade.

Chloe Saltau Colour-blindness of Victorian captain Matthew Wade prompts Cricket Australia to act.

Warner's honesty deserves respect

Greg Baum dinkus

Greg Baum If anything is disrespectful in cricket, it is the reconfiguring of the concept of respect.

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It’s the Sheffield Shield after dark as day-night Tests get the green light

Chloe Saltau It's time to turn on the lights. Cricket Australia is putting into action its long-held ambition to pioneer day-night Tests, and will hold a round of the Sheffield Shield under lights this summer...

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Brad Hodge still scoring runs in Twenty20 cricket

Brad Hodge.

Jesse Hogan For a format in which consistency is so hard to deliver, Hodge has demonstrated an ability to do so.

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The world team of the year

Michael Clarke

Chloe Saltau Michael Clarke the only batsman from Australia or England to make my Test team of the year.

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Kevin Jacob gallops from 100 to under-17s

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ACT Under 17s batsman Kevin Jacob after scoring a centaury.
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10 January 2014
Photo Jay Cronan

Lee Gaskin After becoming the youngest century-maker in the history of the Cricket ACT first-grade competition, Weston Creek Molonglo opener Kevin Jacob's next challenge is taking on players his own age.