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    Sir Richard Hadlee to undergo surgery on secondary cancer

    Sir Richard Hadlee to undergo surgery on secondary cancer


    Sir Richard Hadlee faces another cancer surgery within two months, after confirmation a secondary cancer has been detected in his...

    Sir Richard Hadlee faces another cancer surgery within two months, after confirmation a secondary cancer has been detected in his liver.
    Women's BBL should be focus before a woman joins men's league, says star

    Women's BBL should be focus before a woman joins men's league, says star


    The Australian Women's Big Bash League should become "as successful as it possibly can be" before any focus shifts to a female playing in the men's league, says star all-rounder Ellyse...

    The Australian Women's Big Bash League should become "as successful as it possibly can be" before any focus shifts to a female playing in the men's league, says star all-rounder Ellyse Perry.
    Martin Guptill acrobatics not enough as Worcestershire lose to Yorkshire

    Martin Guptill acrobatics not enough as Worcestershire lose to Yorkshire


    Black Caps opener Martin Guptill provided the high point of a mixed day in England when he snaffled one of the catches of the Twenty20 Blast...

    Black Caps opener Martin Guptill provided the high point of a mixed day in England when he snaffled one of the catches of the Twenty20 Blast season.
    MS Dhoni booed at Lord's after batting go-slow in big England win

    MS Dhoni booed at Lord's after batting go-slow in big England win


    MS Dhoni became the 12th batsman to reach 10,000 one-day international runs, but boos rather than cheers echoed around Lord's for the Indian cricketing...

    MS Dhoni became the 12th batsman to reach 10,000 one-day international runs, but boos rather than cheers echoed around Lord's for the Indian cricketing great.
    New low for South Africa as Sri Lanka skittle them in first cricket test

    New low for South Africa as Sri Lanka skittle them in first cricket test


    South Africa have slumped to their lowest test total since readmission to international cricket, bowled out for 73 on Saturday as Sri Lanka won the first game of their two-match series by 278 runs in Galle with two full days to...

    South Africa have slumped to their lowest test total since readmission to international cricket, bowled out for 73 on Saturday as Sri Lanka won the first game of their two-match series by 278 runs in Galle with two full days to spare.
    Joe Root century helps England send ODI series against India to a decider

    Joe Root century helps England send ODI series against India to a decider


    A Joe Root century has helped England set up another series decider, after easing past India by 86 runs in their second one-day international at Lord's on Sunday morning (NZ...

    A Joe Root century has helped England set up another series decider, after easing past India by 86 runs in their second one-day international at Lord's on Sunday morning (NZ time).
    Glenn Maxwell sparks Pakistan outrage after handshake snub of Sarfraz Ahmed

    Glenn Maxwell sparks Pakistan outrage after handshake snub of Sarfraz Ahmed


    Australian allrounder Glenn Maxwell has apologised for an apparent post-match handshake snub that left Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed and some of his country's cricket fans...

    Australian allrounder Glenn Maxwell has apologised for an apparent post-match handshake snub that left Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed and some of his country's cricket fans irate.
    The next stage in cricket's evolution: A ball exclusive to Twenty20

    The next stage in cricket's evolution: A ball exclusive to Twenty20


    Cricket Australia's official supplier is developing a world-first ball to be used specifically for Twenty20s with the aim of having it introduced in major international leagues in two...

    Cricket Australia's official supplier is developing a world-first ball to be used specifically for Twenty20s with the aim of having it introduced in major international leagues in two years.
    Odds shortening on opener Aaron Finch taking over Australia's ODI captaincy

    Odds shortening on opener Aaron Finch taking over Australia's ODI captaincy


    Aaron Finch could soon find himself as captain of Australia's one-day international team, despite overseeing a Twenty20 tri-series final defeat to...

    Aaron Finch could soon find himself as captain of Australia's one-day international team, despite overseeing a Twenty20 tri-series final defeat to Pakistan.
    Rohit Sharma inspires India to series-clinching T20 victory over England

    Rohit Sharma inspires India to series-clinching T20 victory over England


    Opener Rohit Sharma scored an unbeaten 100 as India beat England by seven wickets in the third Twenty20 cricket international on Monday (NZT) to clinch the three-match series...

    Opener Rohit Sharma scored an unbeaten 100 as India beat England by seven wickets in the third Twenty20 cricket international on Monday (NZT) to clinch the three-match series 2-1.
    Brendon McCullum says All Blacks provided perfect example for Black Caps

    Brendon McCullum says All Blacks provided perfect example for Black Caps


    Brendon McCullum has revealed he took inspiration from the All Blacks as he sought to take the Black Caps to new territory during his time as...

    Brendon McCullum has revealed he took inspiration from the All Blacks as he sought to take the Black Caps to new territory during his time as captain.
    Australia escape with Twenty20 tri-series victory against Zimbabwe

    Australia escape with Twenty20 tri-series victory against Zimbabwe


    Australia have narrowly avoided an embarrassing defeat to Zimbabwe, escaping with a five-wicket win in their Twenty20 tri-series...

    Australia have narrowly avoided an embarrassing defeat to Zimbabwe, escaping with a five-wicket win in their Twenty20 tri-series match.