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Durham 75 for 0 (Lees 53*) trail Glamorgan154 by 79 runsScorecard After they were dismissed for 88 and 85 in their previous championship game at Hove, Glamorgan’s batting woes continued at Sophia Gardens on the opening day of their game against Durham. They were dismissed for 154 from 49 .1 overs with tail ender Rory
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IMAGE: India’s Jasprit Bumrah celebrates taking a wicket during the Asia Cup in Mirpur. Photograph: Solaris Images. Former Pakistan fast bowler and current United Arab Emirates coach Aaqib Javed feels that Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah will “find it difficult” to sustain for long without injury in international cricket with his unusual action.  “Bumrah’s action is his main problem. During
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IMAGE: India’s captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni shakes hands with his Pakistan counterpart Shahid Afridi at the end of their Asia Cup match. Photograph: Solaris Images. Uncertanity over the marque Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan at Dharamshala continues even after a meeting between BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur and Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh.  The Chief
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Ajit Wadekar, who led India to historic series wins in the West Indies and England in 1971, has died at the age of 77. He had been suffering from a prolonged illness. Wadekar, an aggressive left-hand batsman and an excellent catcher in the slips, played 37 Tests, scoring 2113 runs at an average of 31.07.
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IMAGE: Mohammad Amir and Shahid Afridi of Pakistan after the defeat in the Asia Cup. Photograph: Solaris Images Pakistan crashed out of the final of the Asia Cup cricket tournament after losing by five wickets to hosts Bangladesh here and skipper Shahid Afridi conceded that his side committed “too many mistakes” which cost them dearly.  – Scorecard Afridi congratulated arch-rivals
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Cricket South Africa’s board will be asked to reconsider its equity deal with SuperSport for a new T20 league after meetings between officials and T20 Global League franchise owners last week. The owners collectively reserved their rights to teams and want the 49% share SuperSport currently holds to be handed over to them. The four
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IMAGE: Former New Zealand cricketer Martin Crowe in February 2015. Photograph: Hannah Peters/Getty Images Former New Zealand cricket captain Martin Crowe died after a long battle with cancer. He was 53. “Yes it is unfortunately true, he has died,” a New Zealand Cricket spokesman said on Thursday, confirming an earlier statement from Crowe’s family. Widely regarded
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The cricketing life of the legendary Martin Crowe, who passed away into the ages on Thursday, March 3. IMAGE: The amazing Martin Crowe! Photograph: Hannah Peters/Getty Images Born September 22, 1962 in Auckland Made first-class debut for Auckland in January 1980 and earned a scholarship to Lord’s as a member of the ground staff a
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Will we see the likes of him again? IMAGE: Martin Crowe cuts the ball during his unbeaten 105 during the 3rd ODI between New Zealand and England at the Eden Park, in Auckland, New Zealand, February 25, 1984. Photograph: Adrian Murrell/Allsport/Getty Images Described as New Zealand’s finest batsman, Martin Crowe’s cricketing life was defined by
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