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CRICKET

Holder, Dowrich rescue Windies in Sri Lanka opener

West Indies rode their luck through a challenging first day of the first Test against Sri Lanka to reach 246 for six at stumps...

Windies win toss, bat against Sri Lanka in 1st Test

West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and chose to bat first on the opening day of the first Test of a three-match...

ICC seeks evidence from Al Jazeera to assist corruption probe

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has asked Al Jazeera to share evidence that would help the governing body further investigate corruption in the sport...

Court halts Sri Lanka cricket vote as crisis deepens

Sri Lanka's Court of Appeal on Wednesday suspended elections for the crisis-ridden cricket board, whose president Thilanga Sumathipala is being challenged for the top job. The...

Asia Cup shifted to UAE over India-Pakistan cricket row

Cricket's Asia Cup has been moved from India to the United Arab Emirates over Pakistan's refusal to cross the border, as relations simmer between...

We don’t consider ourselves as favourites: Jayawardene

Three-time winners and defending champions Mumbai Indians do not want to be tagged as favourites in the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League, insisted coach Mahela Jayawardene. "We...

Bangladesh eye Kirsten as team consultant

Bangladesh cricket authorities said Tuesday they were in talks with former South African batsman Gary Kirsten to hire him as a team consultant for...

Embarrassed Australia awaits return of fallen heroes

Australia's embarrassment over the ball-tampering scandal showed little sign of easing on Wednesday even as former captain Steve Smith, vice captain David Warner and...

HIT FOR SIX! CRICKET’S BIGGEST SCANDALS

Bodyline, underarm bowling, match fixing and more. Australia’s ball-tampering woes are the latest in a long line of scandals to have hit the world...

Pakistan touts PSL final in pitch to host foreign teams

The trouble-free Pakistan Super League (PSL) cricket final, held in Karachi on Sunday amid a festival atmosphere, has reignited calls for foreign national teams...