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The IPL rejects and English hopes breathe new life into the County Championship | Andy Bull

TThe best and most impressive cricket that took place last weekend was not in London or Mumbai, but in Hove, where Sussex played against Middlesex in the second division of the County Championship. One of the best young fast pitchers in the world, Shaheen Shah Afridi, competed there with one of his best old test …

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The IPL rejects and English hopes breathe new life into the County Championship | Andy Bull

TThe best and most impressive cricket that took place last weekend was not in London or Mumbai, but in Hove, where Sussex played against Middlesex in the second division of the County Championship. One of the best young fast pitchers in the world, Shaheen Shah Afridi, competed there with one of his best old test …

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Yorkshire vs. Lancashire, Kent Surrey and others: district cricket – live!

Ryan Patel shifted into gear in Beckenham when fear strikes Kent fans. Darren Stevens’ first two balls finished sixth. Surrey 14-0. @tjaldred Morning! As a Kent fan, I share your fear. We haven’t gotten anyone under 500 this season. Yeah! – Andrew Harrison (@andyhamamatsu) May 12, 2022 Bad news for Middlesex, Shaheen Shah Afridi will …

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Manjrekar: Bails are "redundant", add "a lot of complications"

Manjrekar: Bails are “redundant”, add “a lot of complications”

Former Indian batsman Sanjay Manjrekar says bails are “redundant” in today’s cricket and need to be removed because they “add a lot of complications” to an already complex set of rules. The debate began in the first place after Yuzvender Chahal was denied an “obvious wicket” when he defeated David Warner in the air and …

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To make sense, monitoring the SJN process must go beyond Graeme Smith and Mark Boucher

To make sense, monitoring the SJN process must go beyond Graeme Smith and Mark Boucher

The relationship of South African cricket to race does not begin or end with Graeme Smith and Mark Boucher. The pair were in the eye of a storm caused by the Social Justice and Nation-Building (SJN) report, but Smith was cleared last week and the charges against Boucher were dropped less than a week before …

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"We have our integrity."  Why should we run after India?  If they want, they will come and play in Pakistan: Former PCB Chairman

“We have our integrity.” Why should we run after India? If they want, they will come and play in Pakistan: Former PCB Chairman

Bilateral cricket relations between India and Pakistan have been suspended for almost 10 years due to political tensions between the two nations. While the Pakistan Cricket Council has expressed interest in playing with India outside the ICC, the BCCI has not reciprocated these sentiments by repeatedly emphasizing the need for government approval. India and Pakistan …

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"If I Were A Selector ...": Big statement by Sunil Gavaskar on whether Dinesh Karthik should be selected for the T20 World Cup |  Cricket news

“If I Were A Selector …”: Big statement by Sunil Gavaskar on whether Dinesh Karthik should be selected for the T20 World Cup | Cricket news

Dinesh Karthik has been an RCB bat rescuer on several occasions.© BCCI / IPL Dinesh Karthik has been a rescuer with a bat for the Royal Challengers Bangalore on several occasions this season, playing the role of the finalist with Elan. During one of the talks this season, Karthik expressed his keen desire to represent …

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