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Sri Lanka handed rare run penalty in England Test

Sri Lanka handed rare run penalty in England Test

Sri Lanka have been hit with five penalty runs in the second Test against England for breaching a law that many fans wouldn't know existed.

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'Not as free': Finch tightening up technique for Tests
Test cricket

'Not as free': Finch tightening up technique for Tests

Aaron Finch has effectively robbed Peter to pay Paul in a bid to hold on to his coveted Test berth and his status as one of the country's few all-format players.

  • by Andrew Wu
One-wicket Test club

One-wicket Test club

John Hastings, who has retired from all forms of cricket, is part of a somewhat exclusive club: cricketers who have taken a solitary wicket at Test level.

The Tonk: Breakfast club ends for axed CA executive
Test cricket

The Tonk: Breakfast club ends for axed CA executive

Breakfast menus, Channel Seven's cricket coverage, a new CA board candidate, David Warner and the women's T20 side feature in this week's column.

  • by Jon Pierik
High grades: Push for Test stars to get back to grass-roots grows
Test cricket

High grades: Push for Test stars to get back to grass-roots grows

There is growing momentum for Australia's best players to feature in at least one grade match a summer.

  • by Jon Pierik
Cricket Australia happy with attendances but ODIs face a fight
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Cricket Australia happy with attendances but ODIs face a fight

Crowds for the just-completed one-day series against South Africa were poor as attention turns to the T20 internationals.

  • by Jon Pierik
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Deadline looming: CA, players association set for rare meeting
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Deadline looming: CA, players association set for rare meeting

Cricket Australia and the players association are preparing to meet - but will it be the first steps towards a 'constructive' relationship?

  • by Jon Pierik
Moeen bowls England to big win over Sri Lanka inside four days
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Moeen bowls England to big win over Sri Lanka inside four days

After conceding a 139-run first-innings lead to England, Sri Lanka tried in vain to force Rangana Herath's farewell Test into its final day.

  • by Amlan Chakraborty
Education the key to avoiding another ball-tampering fiasco, says players boss
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Education the key to avoiding another ball-tampering fiasco, says players boss

FICA chief Tony Irish has called for players to be made more aware of the pitfalls of breaking cricket's laws.

  • by Jon Pierik
Inside story: A farewell hug but will cricket's bloodletting end?
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Inside story: A farewell hug but will cricket's bloodletting end?

The winds of change at Cricket Australia continued apace this week as cultural reform stepped up a gear.

  • by Jon Pierik
Khawaja ahead of schedule in bid to prove fitness for India Test
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Khawaja ahead of schedule in bid to prove fitness for India Test

Usman Khawaja hopes to prove his fitness for next month's first Test against India by playing a Sheffield Shield game for Queensland.