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    NZ’s Grant Elliott quits T20 internationals

    by  • March 31, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    New Zealand all-rounder Grant Elliott has confirmed his retirement from international cricket after signing a Kolpak deal to play for the Birmingham Bears in England’s Twenty20 competition. The 38-year-old joins compatriot Colin de Grandhomme and Jeetan Patel in county cricket, which means he will be available as an overseas player. Loved playing with the...

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    IPL 2017: Glenn Maxwell to lead Kings XI Punjab

    by  • March 10, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Australia’s Glenn Maxwell has been named the new captain of the Kings XI Punjab in the 10th edition of Indian Premier League. The all-rounder becomes the third Australian to skipper in the mega-rich T20 competition this season, with Steve Smith will lead the Rising Pune Supergiants and David Warner will command the reins of...

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    Joe Root: The Right Man for the England Captaincy?

    by  • February 21, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    When Alastair Cook announced that he was retiring from international cricket, there was only one name on people’s lips as his potential replacement: Joe Root. The Yorkshire star has shone for club and country since breaking into the national setup in 2012 and he hasn’t looked back since. Root, who has now scored more...

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    Australia all set for four-Test series against India

    by  • February 14, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Australian cricket squad, led by Steve Smith, arrived here on Monday ahead of intriguing four-Test series against India, starting at Pune on February 23. The team is scheduled to depart for Pune for their first encounter after playing a warm-up match against India A at the Cricket Club of India’s Brabourne Stadium from February 17-19....

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    Joe Root tipped to be appointed as England Test captain

    by  • February 7, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    England are reportedly considering to make Joe Root their new Test captain following Alastair Cook’s resignation on Monday. Cook, 32, has stepped down as England’s Test skipper after four years in charge. He led his nation in 59 Tests, includes two Ashes victories as well as Test successes in India and South Africa. Root,...

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    NZ vs AUS: Steve Smith ruled out of ODI Series

    by  • January 27, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Australian skipper Steve Smith has been ruled out of the one-day international series to be held in New Zealand due to a minor ankle injury that he sustained in the ODI victory over Pakistan in Adelaide on Thursday. The 27-year-old confirmed that he would not join the squad for the three-match series against New...

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