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Merthyr Cricket Club issues apology over racism row

  A cricket club in Wales has issued an apology after a row over a tweet which was termed ‘racist’, media reports said.  The Merthyr Cricket...

Australian all-round great Symonds dies in car crash

  AUSTRALIAN cricket was reeling Sunday (15) after swashbuckling former all-rounder Andrew Symonds was killed in a car crash — another tragic blow after the recent deaths...

Racism in cricket: Lord Patel says some at Yorkshire Club still in denial

  YORKSHIRE County Cricket Club chair Lord Kamlesh Patel said a “very small minority” of people at the organisation are still in denial about what...

McCullum to turn England Test cricket’s fortunes around

  FORMER New Zealand great Brendon McCullum Friday (13) admitted to “bittersweet” emotions when he agreed to take on the role of turning around England’s...

Pakistan paceman Shaheen returns home ahead of West Indies series

  Pakistan paceman Shaheen Shah Afridi is returning home immediately ahead of next month’s one-day international series against the West Indies, Middlesex County Cricket Club...

Struggling Kohli mutes TV to silence critics

  Out-of-form Virat Kohli says that he has a sure-fire way of drowning out his growing number of critics — he just mutes the television. The...

Sri Lanka cricket stars slam government after deadly unrest

  Sri Lankan cricket greats Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene have hit out at the government after five people were killed in political violence and...

Mitchell Marsh keeps Delhi’s IPL play-off hopes alive

  Australia’s Mitchell Marsh smashed 89 after striking twice with the ball as Delhi Capitals stayed in the IPL play-off hunt with an emphatic eight-wicket...

Gujarat becomes first team to qualify for IPL play-offs

  AFGHANISTAN’s Rashid Khan claimed four wickets as Gujarat Titans became the first team to qualify for the IPL play-offs with a 62-run thrashing of Lucknow Super...

Lucknow on top of IPL table

  FAST BOWLER Avesh Khan helped Lucknow Super Giants hammer Kolkata Knight Riders by 75 runs on Saturday (7) to go top of the IPL...