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Friday, 24 February 2017

Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:56 pm UTC
The 30-year-old will be fully available for his national side despite his IPL commitments with Kings XI Punjab ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:32 pm UTC
Defending champions defied a 133-run partnership to defend 166 against Quetta Gladiators ....(More)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 10:55 pm UTC
Steve O'Keefe credits the leadership of Australia captain Steve Smith and the fielding of his team-mates for his breakthrough performance with the ball in the opening Test against India. ....(More)
The National UAE
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 10:42 pm UTC
The Pakistan fast bowler, who turned 36 on Friday, went for just three off the last six balls, giving the defending champions the points to put them into the play-offs.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:18 pm UTC
With seven needed off two overs and seven wickets in hand, Quetta Gladiators managed to trip over the final hurdle to lose to Islamabad United by one run....(More)
BBC Online
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:15 pm UTC
One-day captain Eoin Morgan says he has given up on playing Test cricket again but aims to lead England to the 2019 World Cup.....(More)
IOL South Africa
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:12 pm UTC
The Titans opening pair of Jonathan Vandiar and Henry Davids posted centuries to set up a comfortable victory over the Cape Cobras at Newlands.....(More)
Daily Mail
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:05 pm UTC
CHRIS STOCKS IN ST KITTS: Eoin Morgan will return to play in the Indian Premier League after captaining England in two one-day internationals against Ireland in May.....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:04 pm UTC
Unfancied Australian spin bowler Steve O'Keefe has quietened fierce critic Shane Warne.....(More)
IOL South Africa
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 8:36 pm UTC
The pile of runs that have characterised the early stages of this season’s competition made way for a good old scrap as the Dolphins and the Lions served up an engaging battle.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 8:29 pm UTC
England limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan has revealed his intention to shuttle back to India for two more IPL games following England's two-match home ODI series against Ireland in May....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:59 pm UTC
South Africa have called on the uncapped pair of Heinrich Klaasen and Theunis de Bruyn for the three-match cricket test series in New Zealand next month, while there is also a return for fast bowler Morne Morkel.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:51 pm UTC
The pair added 121 on the fourth day as England were dismissed for 255 ensuring a 0-0 draw in the series....(More)
The National UAE
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:05 pm UTC
Kamran Akmal's half-century, as well as fine bowling from Shakib Al Hasan and Mohammed Hafeez, combined to set up the win.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:59 pm UTC
The SC-appointed committee is in sync with the Lodha panel, which believes that the tenure is for nine years at BCCI or state association or both combined, and not individually ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:29 pm UTC
A Broward County Parks official has told ESPNcricinfo that CPL officials have requested two sets of week-long time frames to be blocked off for possible use by the CPL in the month of August....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:24 pm UTC
Solomon Mire and Peter Moor made light work of a rain-adjusted target of 105 in 42 overs, to square the five-match series against Afghanistan.....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:06 pm UTC
The Committee of Administrators has specified that an office-bearer who has completed nine years in a post either at the BCCI or a state association is ineligible to hold any post thereafter....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:41 pm UTC
Chasing 168 for a win that could have all but sealed a playoffs berth for Lahore, the Brendon McCullum-led side fell 17 short of the target ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:36 pm UTC
Lahore lost five wickets for one run to stumble in their chase of 167 and fell short by 17 runs in their PSL clash against Peshawar in Dubai ....(More)
NDTV
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:34 pm UTC
India collapsed for a meager total of 105 in their first innings in response to Australia's 260 on Day 2 of the first Test in Pune....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:34 pm UTC
Left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe, who was responsible for the Indian middle and lower-order collapse with a six-wicket haul, said that the host batsmen were unlucky to have nicked the ball and being caught.....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:00 pm UTC
With the five-match ODI series poised 1-1 heading into Saturday's game three in Wellington (2pm start NZT), the Black Caps or South Africa could seize the decisive advantage. We look at the main talking points of this crucial game in a gripping series to date.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 3:39 pm UTC
India coach Anil Kumble admitted that India's batsmen should have shown more restraint in a first-innings that saw the team collapse from 94 for 3 to 105 all out....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 3:09 pm UTC
Live coverage of the tenth edition of the ESPNcricinfo Awards....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 2:55 pm UTC
In an interview with Cricbuzz, Sri Lanka's stand-in captain reflects on a succesful trip Down Under ....(More)
The National UAE
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 2:37 pm UTC
The visitors reached 143-4 at stumps on day two, which saw a total of 15 wickets fall at Pune's Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium.....(More)
NDTV
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 2:34 pm UTC
The MS Dhoni-led Jharkhand team will take on Karnataka in a Group D fixture at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Saturday....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 2:34 pm UTC
A total of 15 wickets fell on Day 2 of the first Test between India and Australia in Pune on Friday which saw the visitors end the day with a 298-run lead....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:56 pm UTC
Australia have a golden chance to complete their first test win in India since 2004 following an astonishing six-wicket haul from Steve O'Keefe in Pune.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:46 pm UTC
Needing 105 to win in the rain-affected encounter, the openers put on a 79-run stand ....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:40 pm UTC
PUNE, India, Feb 24 (Reuters) - India coach Anil Kumble gave a measured response on Friday after his team's spectacular collapse against Australia in the opening test, calling it just one bad day for his world No. 1 team. ....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:34 pm UTC
Australia's six-wicket hero feels that the work done with Sriram has helped him greatly in India ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:30 pm UTC
Steve O'Keefe produced his second-best first-class figures, of 6 for 35, in a fine spell of spin bowling after lunch to lead Australia's charge, and put his own career back on track....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:18 pm UTC
PUNE, India, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Minor tweaks to his bowling after the lunch break made all the difference for left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe who claimed a career-best six for 35 to put Australia ahead in the opening test against India on Friday. ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:03 pm UTC
CAPE TOWN, Feb 24 (Reuters) - South Africa have called on the uncapped pair of Heinrich Klaasen and Theunis de Bruyn for the three-match test series in New Zealand next month, while there is also a return for fast bowler Morne Morkel. ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:00 pm UTC
Adam Milne has fully recovered from the injuries that forced him out of cricket for nearly a year, and is set to prove his fitness in the Plunket Shield....(More)
BBC Online
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 12:35 pm UTC
Left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe takes 6-35 to give Australia control of the first Test against India in Pune.....(More)
IOL South Africa
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 12:20 pm UTC
Heinrich Klaasen and Theunis de Bruyn are set to make their Test debuts against New Zealand after they called up to the Proteas squad on Friday.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 12:18 pm UTC
South Africa have six pace-bowling options in the Test squad, while Theunis de Bruyn and Heinrich Klaasen have been picked as cover in the absence of AB de Villiers....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 12:07 pm UTC
India hopeful of KL Rahul making full recovery from the sustained shoulder injury ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 12:03 pm UTC
Tendai Chatara and Graeme Cremer took two wickets each after Afghanistan elected to bat ....(More)
The Guardian
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 12:02 pm UTC
Australia 260 & 143-4; India 105Hosts’ winning run set to end after stunning collapseThe Australia spinner Steve O’Keefe took six for 35 as India dramatically collaps....(More)
CaribbeanCricket.com
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:48 am UTC
Virat Kohli, Chris Jordan, Younis Khan, Marlon Samuels, Stuart Broad and Mehedi Hasan are among the players up for honours in the ESPNcricinfo Awards for 2016, which will be announced starting 9pm tonight, India time. The awards, which honour the best performances in international cricket....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:47 am UTC
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Chief selector Courtney Browne has praised the form which has led to the return of Kieran Powell to West Indies colours and says he hopes the left-hander’s exemplary attitude can be an inspiration to other players across the region.Powell returned from a s....(More)
NDTV
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:34 am UTC
Steve O'Keefe decimated the Indian middle-order, with three wickets in one over, as he captured 6/35 -- his first-ever five-wicket haul or more in Test cricket.....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:34 am UTC
Ravichandran Ashwin on Friday broke Kapil Dev's 37-year-old record....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:23 am UTC
The 25-year old batsman is the only addition to the squad that played against Sri Lanka ....(More)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:22 am UTC
Gerard Whateley and Simon Katich wrap up the second day's play between Australia and India in Pune. ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:21 am UTC
Batting allrounder Maddy Green has been sidelined with a hand injury while Australia vice-captain Alex Blackwell suffered a minor hamstring strain during the third T20 in Adelaide....(More)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:13 am UTC
Six wickets to Steve O'Keefe and an unbeaten half-century to Steve Smith have Australia leading by 298 runs after two days of the first Test against India. ....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 11:03 am UTC
The allrounder becomes the third New Zealand player to be ruled out of the three-match home series ....(More)
BBC Online
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 10:55 am UTC
Derbyshire confirm, they are no longer interested in signing West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels.....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 10:43 am UTC
England batsman Nick Compton extends his contract with county champions Middlesex until the end of the 2018 season.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 10:33 am UTC
Here's the statistical highlights from the eventful Day 2 of the first India-Australia Test in Pune ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 10:28 am UTC
George Bartlett scored a fine fifty on the final day to secure a draw for England U-19 in the second Youth Test ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 10:16 am UTC
A stunning batting collapse saw India fall behind Australia while Steve Smith's fifty ensured that the distance grew ....(More)
IOL South Africa
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 10:00 am UTC
Only the mirror often speaks the ugly truth and JP Duminy knows the time has come for him to take greater responsibility in SA’s ODI middle-order.....(More)
The Guardian
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:52 am UTC
Not many Australian cricketers have won an Ashes series in England and a World Twenty20. Cameron has done both – and she is now testing herself in the AFLWBy Jonathan Drennan for Behind the Lines,....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:35 am UTC
PUNE, India, Feb 24 (Reuters) - India were dismissed for 105 in the first innings of their first test against Australia on Friday. Below are India's lower totals in test matches played on home soil. ....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:21 am UTC
With Kohli dismissed for his first-ever Test duck in India, the loud cheers were now replaced by a deathly silence ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:19 am UTC
From 94/3 to to 105 all out, India were sent into a spin tizzy by Steven O'Keefe ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:13 am UTC
Across his two spells with the club, the top-order batsman has made 174 appearances in all formats, scoring 6,278 runs ....(More)
IOL South Africa
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 9:01 am UTC
To erase those doubts the Titans will want to produce a more efficient display with the ball, writes Stuart Hess.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 8:59 am UTC
The 50-over tournament will see MS Dhoni lead Jharkhand for the first time ever ....(More)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 8:47 am UTC
Steve O'Keefe sucks up the criticisms and initial hard knocks to sweep the rug out from under India's feet while delivering a surprising statement to his detractors. ....(More)
NDTV
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 8:34 am UTC
Virat Kohli got out for a duck against Australia on Friday. This was his first duck since in Tests since August, 2014.....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 8:34 am UTC
Sachin Tendulkar was the first cricketer to score a double-century in One-Day Internationals exactly seven years ago.....(More)
The New Daily
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 8:34 am UTC
Steve O’Keefe snared an astonishing six wickets in 24 balls to help Australia claim a first-innings lead of 155 runs on day two of their first Test aga....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 8:24 am UTC
Asela Gunaratne has been described by his school-cricket coach Aubrey Kuruppu as a "confident" but "reluctant cricketer" in his youth....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 8:04 am UTC
Steve O'Keefe has snared an astonishing six wickets in 24 balls to help Australia claim a first-innings lead of 155 runs on day two of their first cricket test against India in Pune.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 7:55 am UTC
The offspinner returned impressive figures of 6 for 35 to skittle out India for 105 in the first innings before Australia went to Tea at 46/2 with a lead of 201 ....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 7:50 am UTC
PUNE, India, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe picked up his maiden five-wicket haul, including three in an over, to trigger a spectacular collapse and help Australia bundle out hosts India for 105 in their first innings of the opening test on Friday. ....(More)
IOL South Africa
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 7:27 am UTC
Mitchell Starc claimed the prized scalp of Virat Kohli for a duck as Australia restricted India to 70/3 at lunch on day two of the first Test.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:56 am UTC
The South African pacer missed the second ODI against New Zealand which the hosts won by six runs with a knee injury ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:48 am UTC
Nasir Jamshed, along with Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif have already been suspended from the Pakistan Super League following corruption charges ....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:43 am UTC
PUNE, India, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Australia paceman Mitchell Starc ripped the heart out of India's top order with two wickets in three balls to help reduce the hosts to 70 for three at lunch on the second day of the opening test on Friday. ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:25 am UTC
Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood combined to take three top-order wickets, reducing India to 70 for 3, on the second morning in Pune....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:25 am UTC
Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at lunch on the second day in the first Test between India and Australia on Friday in Pune, India Australia 1st innings (Overnight: 256-9) M. Renshaw c Vijay b R. Ashwin 68 D. Warner b U. Yadav 38 S. S....(More)
Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:10 am UTC
Updates from the Under 19 school cricket match between St. Joseph's College and Ananda College....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 6:00 am UTC
Updates from the under 19 Cricket match between St. Sebastian's and St. Aloysius' ....(More)
IOL South Africa
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:49 am UTC
Mitchell Starc was dismissed for 61 as Australia were bowled out for 260 in the first over on day two of the opening Test against India.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:45 am UTC
The presence of several India internationals will add to the interest in this year's Vijay Hazare Trophy, and the selectors will have one eye on bolstering India's bench strength as 28 teams battle it out....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:36 am UTC
South Africa face a dilemma over the workload on Kagiso Rabada early in a year crammed with commitments for the young fast bowler....(More)
NDTV
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:34 am UTC
Live cricket score, India vs Australia, Day 2: It took only 5 balls to send Mitchell Starc back to the pavillion on Friday morning. R Ashwin dismissed the left-hander to end Australia's first innings on 260.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:26 am UTC
Match is scheduled to start at 06:30 AM IST in Wellington, New Zealand. ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:17 am UTC
The able pace duo ran through the home side's top-order to leave them in a spot of bother at 70 for 3, still in arrears of the hosts' total by 190 runs at Lunch on Day 2 of the first Test ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:03 am UTC
Scott Kuggeleijn has been found not guilty of rape by a jury at the Hamilton District Court....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 5:02 am UTC
The charges were levelled against the Northern Districts all-rounder in May 2015 ....(More)
Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:30 am UTC
Updates from the Battle of the Brothers between Isipathana College and Thurstan College ....(More)
The Guardian
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:29 am UTC
Live updates from the series opener in PuneEmail Adam with your thoughts or tweet him....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:26 am UTC
Australia have been bowled out for 260 early on day two of their first test against India, with Mitchell Starc adding four runs to his overnight score in Pune.....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:14 am UTC
Todd Astle went nearly four years between test matches and it might be another long wait to play for New Zealand again.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:13 am UTC
The hosts' players involved in the IPL might not take part in the tri-series against Ireland and Bangladesh ....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:09 am UTC
PUNE, India, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Australia's final-wicket pairing lasted less than an over on the second morning of the opening test as the tourists were dismissed for 260 in their first innings against India on Friday. ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 4:03 am UTC
South Africa want more batsmen going on to a significant score after a number of loose dismissals in the previous match....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 3:44 am UTC
When the February sun warms the Wellington air it's not too far a stretch to cast your mind back two years.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 3:31 am UTC
The ECB have claimed that the new competition could generate up to 50million from a broadcasting deal ....(More)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 3:30 am UTC
Australia is quickly dismissed for 260 on the second morning of the first Test against India in Pune. Follow the action in our live blog. ....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 3:23 am UTC
Jacob Duffy is set to make a return to New Zealand's domestic cricket scene after spending time away tinkering on his action.....(More)
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Cricbuzz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 2:35 am UTC
Catch the live updates of India vs Australia, 1st Test in Pune here ....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 2:35 am UTC
The wicketkeeper batsman said he believed England possessed a "special" squad which would challenge for the next two global one-day trophies ....(More)
The Guardian
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 2:23 am UTC
Renshaw’s innings interrupted when he retired hurt 15 minutes before lunch because of a stomach bug during the first Test against India in PuneWhen you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go.Matt Renshaw’s ill-timed bathroom break infuriated former Australia captain Allan Border....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:52 am UTC
LONDON, Feb 24 (Reuters) - A third man has been arrested in relation to an ongoing investigation into possible corruption in Pakistani cricket, Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA) has said. ....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 1:23 am UTC
Key South Africa fast bowler Kagiso Rabada is set to return for Saturday's cricket ODI in Wellington as team officials walk a tightrope with the management of their prized asset.....(More)
Daily Mail
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 12:05 am UTC
A Yorkshire club cricketer faces the prospect of being blind in one eye for the rest of his life after an horrific training injury left him facing six-and-a-half-hours of surgery.....(More)
Fri, 24 Feb 2017, 12:02 am UTC
England are hoping to be bolstered by Alex Hales' addition to their one-day international squad next week. He will join a squad with high hopes of winning the Champions Trophy and the World Cup.....(More)
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