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August 31, 2016 11:32 am

The series defeat has left Pakistan in a precarious position as they were already languishing at ninth position in the ICC ODI rankings.

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August 31, 2016 10:42 am

Alex Hales smashed a 122-ball 171 as England posted a mammoth 444-run total against Pakistan.

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August 31, 2016 8:33 am

Alex Hales scored his personal best of 171 runs surpassing the previous highest score by an England batsman in ODIs.

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August 31, 2016 9:39 am

Australia have now suffered three consecutive series losses in Asia, beginning with a 4-0 whitewash in India in 2013.

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August 31, 2016 9:07 am

Two sessions on day two of the Duleep Trophy encounter were wasted with a wet outfield and there were further delays later.

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August 31, 2016 9:25 am

Coach Anil Kumble wants the selectors to pick a pool of probables and fringe players across formats who can be put on standby during the home season.

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August 31, 2016 2:24 am

England smashed a world record-breaking 444-3 in an emphatic 169-run victory over Pakistan to take lead in the five match series by 3-0.

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August 31, 2016 2:05 am

Dale Steyn bowled with typical skill to claim his 26th five-wicket haul in the final innings as the hosts won the second Test by 204 runs.

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August 31, 2016 12:05 am

England set a world record for an innings in One-Day international format, scoring 444-3 against Pakistan.

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August 30, 2016 11:33 pm

England piled up a world record ODI total of 444 after Alex Hales and Jos Buttler ran riot at Trent Bridge on Tuesday.

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August 30, 2016 11:48 pm

England hit a world record ODI total of 444 for three in the third match, surpassing Sri Lanka's 443-9, at Trent Bridge on Tuesday.

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August 30, 2016 9:26 pm

Jeff Thomson will train budding fast bowlers from Kerala at a bowling foundation being set up to identify and nurture raw talent.

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August 30, 2016 9:20 pm

Dale Steyn set up a series-clinching 204-run win for South Africa on the fourth day of the second and final Test against New Zealand.

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August 30, 2016 9:02 pm

Glenn McGrath said that aussies will have to find a way to cope with the turning wickets and just can't look to survive.

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August 30, 2016 8:34 pm

Virat Kohli has maintained his top spot in ICC T20 batsmen rankings while KL Rahul has moved up to 31st spot after his ton against West Indies.

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August 30, 2016 6:56 pm

Evin Lewis and KL Rahul have made huge gains in the ICC players rankings for T20I batsmen after slamming fine centuries in the two-match series.

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August 30, 2016 6:06 pm

Tillakaratne Dilshan retired from ODI cricket after the third match last Sunday, with 330 matches (fifth most for Sri Lanka) and 10,290 runs.

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August 30, 2016 6:03 pm

MPCA has decided that the erstwhile committee under Jyotiraditya Scindia will continue to carry on its usual function in the State Association.

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August 30, 2016 5:26 pm

Australia A finished on top of the table while India A came second after the round robin encounters.

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August 30, 2016 3:00 pm

New Zealand Cricket has said they hoped to play their first day-night test match at home against England in 2018.

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August 30, 2016 11:04 am

Limited-overs captain and former long-form skipper Dhoni says the Test team will be far and away the No.1 side by the end of the season.

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August 30, 2016 10:53 am

Change in the technique seemed to have been propagated to counter the fast and fullish incoming deliveries, which have made Gambhir a candidate for lbw dismissals in the past.

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August 29, 2016 10:17 pm

South Africa were 105/6 at stumps, an overall lead of 372 runs on a pitch offering assistance to bowlers, with swing and uneven bounce.

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August 29, 2016 7:50 pm

Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association held its AGM as per schedule but there were normal agendas except the election part following SC verdict.

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August 29, 2016 7:40 pm

Only 34.2 overs of play was possible which saw Gautam Gambhir (51*) and Mayank Agarwal (53*) put on 105 runs for the opening wicket.

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August 29, 2016 6:29 pm

Tillakaratne Dilshan retired after playing against Australia in Dambulla, where the former captain scored 42 runs off 65 balls.

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August 29, 2016 5:54 pm

Shoaib Akhtar was the first bowler in the history of cricket to bowl over 100 mph.

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August 29, 2016 5:03 pm

The matches will be the first ODIs hosted by Bangladesh since last year when they won series against Pakistan, India, South Africa and Zimbabwe.

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August 29, 2016 3:59 pm

Jason Gillespie has been linked to a number of international coaching positions and also coaches the Big Bash franchise Adelaide Strikers.

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August 29, 2016 3:47 pm

After dismissing West Indies for 143, India were 15 for no loss when a 15-minute thunderstorm left huge puddles on some section of the field.

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August 29, 2016 2:04 pm

MS Dhoni is happy that talent is now getting transformed into performance.

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August 29, 2016 1:14 pm

Last month's attack at a cafe in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, saw 20 hostages and two police officers killed.

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August 29, 2016 12:42 pm

After returning to Australia, Nathan underwent an MRI scan which has revealed a lumbar bone stress injury in his lower back.

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August 29, 2016 12:32 pm

Ben Stokes has been involved in England's wins but as a batsman after a calf problem prevented him from being used as a bowler.

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August 29, 2016 12:27 pm

While the CAB has not yet zeroed in on any date but it could be held during the second Test match against New Zealand.

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August 29, 2016 10:37 am

Following the 489-run first T20, the second ends in a damp squib; match called off after it rains during chase.