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Fri, 24 Mar 2017, 9:35 am AEST
Ajinkya Rahane captained India in the last Test in Ranchi when Virat Kohli was receiving treatment in the dressing room for most part of the Australian first innings.....(More)
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Shashank Manohar, a two-time former BCCI president, had last week resigned from his post as ICC chairman citing personal reasons, abruptly ending his two-year tenure in a mere eight months.....(More)
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The HPCA had approached Supreme Court and argued that the COA, headed by Vinod Rai, was not releasing funds for the match beginning on Saturday, as per contract.....(More)
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The majority of England's centrally contracted players have been made available to play for their counties in the early rounds of the Specsavers County Championship ....(More)
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A sight we haven't seen for six years. Pat Cummins in whites, red ball in hand, charging in to bowl for NSW in Sheffield Shield. #cricket #NSWvSA

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17 Mar 2017
Since the International Cricket Council's controversial revenue-sharing restructure in 2014, which essentially shared revenue back towards the three wealthiest members (India, England and Australia), international cricket competition has actually gone backwards on a global scale. ...more

16 Mar 2017
Here is the spreadsheet for the standings in my daily Best on Ground points for the 2017 India versus Australia Test series. It follows in the tradition of the Midwinter-Midwinter, the Wessels-Kepler and the #GilesWallyN, and is based on a score of 3-2-1 to the best three players of each day's play in a Test match. (Hat tip to the channel 7 commentary team of the mid-1970s from whom I adapted the idea.) ...more

1 Feb 2017
MIchael Angelow is often regarded as cricket's first streaker, but there was at least one earlier televised instance of an unclad pitch invasion. I know this because I was watching at the time. To my knowledge there is no other record of this incident anywhere on the internet. ...more

1 Apr 2016
The good folk at bettingrunner.com have been doing a series of interviews with owners of sports blogs and websites, and the other day they caught up with me. ...more

23 Feb 2016
When should the selection of a cricket team come with a photoepilepsy alert? This is how the BCCI announced its team to tour Sri Lanka via Vine in October 2015: ...more

March 24, 2010:
Death of Ron Hamence, South Australian batsman, three Tests 1946-48
March 24, 1929:
Birth of Cuan McCarthy, 36 Test wkts for S.Africa, 1 career no-ball
March 24, 1988:
Birth of Ryan Higgins, Zimbabwe ODI leg-spinner 2006
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