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Saturday, 18 March 2017

Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 10:37 pm UTC
Grandstand wraps up the third day of the third Test between Australia and India in Ranchi. ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 10:07 pm UTC
If any form of peace was brokered between Australia and India's cricket sides before the third Test started, it is clearly over now as the Ranchi Test hits peak tension. ....(More)
Indian Express
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Stuff.co.nz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:08 pm UTC
Wounded, baffled and, almost, bereft. New Zealand captain Kane Williamson struggled for answers and has six days to find them, after one of their worst home test batting collapses in recent memory.....(More)
Indian Express
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Cricbuzz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:38 pm UTC
Afghanistan, who swept the three-match T20I series 3-0, lead the five-match ODI series 2-0 ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:38 pm UTC
MS Dhoni's 70 went in vain as Jharkhand fell 41 runs short in chase ....(More)
NDTV
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:35 pm UTC
Dimuth Karunaratne and Kusal Mendis shared 86-run for the second wicket to help the hosts wipe out their first innings deficit and put Sri Lanka in good stead to set up decent target for Bangladesh.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:34 pm UTC
Dimuth Karunaratne, Sri Lanka's second-innings centurion, credited Mustafizur Rahman for a potentially match-turning spell after lunch on the fourth day....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:34 pm UTC
The 23-year old has had an injury-riddled career. He came to India with precious little preparation. He emerged the leader of Australia's attack on a pitch that had nothing for him....(More)
Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 5:07 pm UTC
S. Thomas’ College retained the Mustangs Trophy for the fourth successive year when they edged-out the traditional rivals Royal College by 11 runs in their annual Inter-School limited over cricket encounter played at the SSC Grounds in Maitland Place on Saturday (18).....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 5:03 pm UTC
Richmond College recovered from an early setback to take major honours in their 112th Lovers’ Quarrel Inter-School Big Match against the traditional rivals Mahinda College which concluded at the Galle Stadium on Saturday (18).....(More)
The National UAE
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:57 pm UTC
In this week's column, Dileep Premachandran focuses on Cheteshwar Pujara and his growing importance to the India Test team.....(More)
Indian Express
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ESPN Cricinfo
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:34 pm UTC
Mosaddek Hossain said that Bangladesh chose to review the last-ball appeal against Suranga Lakmal because they thought Aleem Dar's head nod was a positive sign....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:34 pm UTC
M Vijay, in his 50th Test, made 82 runs at the top of the order to help India respond solidly to Australia's 451 but fell on the stroke of lunch on day three in Ranchi....(More)
Indian Express
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Cricbuzz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:37 pm UTC
The 16-man squad for Pakistan series also includes four uncapped players ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:37 pm UTC
The pacer finished Day 3 with figures of 4 for 59 to almost single-handedly ensure Australia maintain the ascendancy in the Ranchi Test ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:37 pm UTC
With a minimum criterion of 1000 runs, the Vijay-Pujara combine averages a dizzying 68.4 every innings ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:37 pm UTC
Mustafizur Rahman and Shakib Al Hasan picked up three wickets apiece to leave Sri Lanka in disarray before Karunaratne ton helped hosts gain lead ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:37 pm UTC
The Sri Lankan batsman hopes the team can keep up its recent home record that saw it win the last six Tests ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:37 pm UTC
Mustafizur Rahman and Shakib Al Hasan shared six wickets between them to restrict Sri Lanka 268 for 8 at the end of Day 4 ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:35 pm UTC
Here are the snapshots from Day 3 of the India-Australia Test in Ranchi ....(More)
NDTV
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:34 pm UTC
Murali Vijay said that Pujara's ability to absorb pressure makes it easier for other batsmen to play their natural game.....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:34 pm UTC
Thanks to centuries from Abhimanyu Easwaran (101) and Shreevats Goswami (101) and a blistering 75 from Manoj Tiwary, Bengal posted an imposing score of 329 for four in their 50 overs. In reply, Jharkhand were bowled out for 288.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:33 pm UTC
The India No. 3 raised his 11th Test century to anchor India's reply on Day 3 ....(More)
Daily Mail
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:32 pm UTC
The tourists bowled themselves into a strong position on day four of the second Test, despite home batsman Dimuth Karunaratne's century, as Sri Lanka led by 139 runs with two wickets in hand.....(More)
Indian Express
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Daily Mail
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:55 pm UTC
Cheteshwar Pujara batted throughout the day to reach his 11th Test century as India battled for parity on the third day of the third Test in Ranchi.....(More)
Indian Express
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ESPN Cricinfo
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:34 pm UTC
Australia's bowling coach David Saker says they've got much more out of Pat Cummins than they expected after drafting him into the Test squad as a replacement for the injured Mitchell Starc....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:34 pm UTC
The 30-year old batsman was one of four uncapped players picked in a 16-man squad to face Pakistan from March 26....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:34 pm UTC
Bengal's openers both struck centuries and Pragyan Ojha took 5 for 71 as Bengal defended 329 in a 41-run victory in the second semi-final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy....(More)
IOL South Africa
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:24 pm UTC
South Africa are fast earning a reputation as the team that makes the “impossible very possible”.....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:18 pm UTC
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Reuters
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 1:41 pm UTC
RANCHI, India, March 18 (Reuters) - Pat Cummins exceeded expectations in his first test match in more than five years and the speedster will pose a sweet selection headache for Australia, bowling coach David Saker said on Saturday. ....(More)
WIcricnews
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 1:39 pm UTC
The Selection Panel of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has announced a 16-man squad for the Four Twenty20 Internationals for the upcoming West Indies versus Pakistan series in the Caribbean. The series opens in Barbados, where the first Twenty20 will be played at the Kensington Oval on Sunday,....(More)
The National UAE
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 1:34 pm UTC
Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins claimed four wickets on Saturday to dent India's response despite Cheteshwar Pujara's dogged century on Day 3 of the third Test in Ranchi.....(More)
Indian Express
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The Guardian
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 1:01 pm UTC
Test cricket and rugby are very different sports now compared to the 1970s and 1980s but golf has struggled to evolve and as a result finds itself in a deep holeIf you stare at an image too closely all you see are weird pixels. So it is with sport. When you fixate on, say, the ....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:54 pm UTC
Comeback kid Pat Cummins has produced a heroic display on a featherbed wicket as Australia maintained its cricketing dominance over Virat Kohli on a day where controversy returned in India.....(More)
Reuters
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:41 pm UTC
COLOMBO, March 18 (Reuters) - Seamer Mustafizur Rahman and spinner Shakib Al Hasan picked up three wickets apiece to help Bangladesh reduce Sri Lanka to 268-8 in their second innings for a lead of 139 on the fourth day of the second test on Saturday. ....(More)
NDTV
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:35 pm UTC
Cheteshwar Pujara scored his 11th century in Test matches on Saturday, guiding India closer to Australia's total. The hosts trail only 91 runs now.....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:35 pm UTC
IPL 2017: MS Dhoni is utilising his time off the field well, spending time with wife Sakshi and daughter Ziva.....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:35 pm UTC
Glenn Maxwell was seen mocking Virat Kohli's injury when he replicated the Indian skipper's action by clutching his right shoulder.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:34 pm UTC
Tom Harrison has signalled his support for a move towards four-day Tests, as part of a wider plan to keep the format viable amid the inexorable rise of T20 cricket....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:34 pm UTC
Travis Head, the Australia limited-overs batsman, will return to Headingley this summer as Yorkshire's overseas player for the NatWest T20 Blast....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:34 pm UTC
ESPNcricinfo's wrap of the third day of the Sheffield Shield match between Western Australia and New South Wales in Perth....(More)
BBC Online
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:31 pm UTC
Yorkshire re-sign Australia one-day batsman Travis Head as an overseas player for their 2017 T20 Blast campaign.....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:59 am UTC
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The Guardian
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:45 am UTC
India 360-6 at stumps on day three of the third Test, trailing by 91 runsChe Pujara posts monumental century after Pat Cummins’ four wicketsPat Cummins struck three times on a tense third day of the third Test against India to give Australia hope of a victory that wou....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:37 am UTC
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Cricbuzz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:34 am UTC
The 29-year-old compiled a fine unbeaten hand of 107 to pilot the home side to 303 for 4 at the break ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:34 am UTC
Sri Lanka lost five wickets for just 47 runs in the afternoon session as Bangladesh nudged ahead ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:34 am UTC
De Kock and Bavuma shared a game-changing stand of 160 in the first innings and Maharaj took six wickets in the second essay to help the visitors register a come-from-behind win ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:34 am UTC
12 wickets fell to spinners Keshav Maharaj and JP Duminy as New Zealand lost the second Test by eight wickets ....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:29 am UTC
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Daily Mail
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:28 am UTC
Keshav Maharaj was South Africa's star as the spinner inspired an eight-wicket win over New Zealand in just three days of the second Test.....(More)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 11:23 am UTC
Pat Cummins continues his strong return to Test cricket, but Cheteshwar Pujara makes life difficult for Australia in the third Test. ....(More)
NDTV
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 10:35 am UTC
Virat Kohli allayed all doubts of whether he would play against Australia in the third Test after coming out to bat on Saturday at No.4.....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 10:35 am UTC
Cheteshwar Pujara does not get even a fraction of the attention as the stars in the team, but his contribution is often greater.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 10:34 am UTC
Faf du Plessis praised his team for fighting hard through the difficult phases of the second Test, after they overcame a score of 94 for 6 in the first innings to win comprehensively on the third day....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 9:27 am UTC
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Reuters
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:48 am UTC
March 18 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at tea on the third day in the third Test between India and Australia on Saturday in Ranchi, India Australia 1st innings 451 (S. Smith 178no, G. Maxwell 104; R. Jadeja 5-124) India 1st innings (Overnight: 120-1) L. Rahul c Wade b Cummins ....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:45 am UTC
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Cricbuzz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:35 am UTC
The left-arm spinner picked up six wickets to bowl New Zealand out for just 171 in their second innings as the tourists chased down the target with 8 wickets in hand ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:35 am UTC
The opener added 102 runs for the second wicket in company of Cheteshwar Pujara ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:35 am UTC
Queensland were skittled out for 61 in the second innings and lost the match by an innings and 11 runs ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:35 am UTC
The left-handed opener registered his 12th Test fifty while stitching a stodgy partnership with Kusal Mendis to wipe off the deficit ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:34 am UTC
An unbeaten half-century from Dimuth Karunaratne in the company of Kusal Mendis gave Sri Lanka the lead on the fourth morning in Colombo....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:34 am UTC
After having slipped from a position of dominance to an eight-wicket loss, Kane Williamson said New Zealand's application against spin in the second innings wasn't close to their standard....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:34 am UTC
ESPNcricinfo's wrap of the third day of the Sheffield Shield match between Tasmania and South Australia in Hobart....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:34 am UTC
Wounded, baffled and, almost, bereft. New Zealand captain Kane Williamson struggled for answers and has six days to find them, after one of their worst home test batting collapses in recent memory.....(More)
BBC Online
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:34 am UTC
A career best performance from spinner Keshav Maharaj helps South Africa to an eight-wicket victory over New Zealand in the second Test.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:28 am UTC
Match is scheduled to start at 09:30 AM IST in Greater Noida, India. ....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 8:27 am UTC
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NDTV
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 7:34 am UTC
South Africa defeated New Zealand by eight wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the three-Test series.....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 7:08 am UTC
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The New Daily
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 7:00 am UTC
India skipper Virat Kohli continues to antagonise Australia, even from the balcony of the hosts’ change room in Ranchi. A smirking Kohli emerged on day three of the ....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:45 am UTC
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Reuters
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:42 am UTC
March 18 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at lunch on the fourth day in the second and final Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh on Saturday in Colombo, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 1st innings 338 (D. Chandimal 138) Bangladesh 1st inni....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:36 am UTC
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ESPN Cricinfo
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:34 am UTC
ESPNcricinfo's wrap of the third day of the Sheffield Shield match between Queensland and Victoria in Brisbane....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:34 am UTC
M Vijay fell for 82 in the final over before lunch after extending his overnight partnership with Cheteshwar Pujara to 102....(More)
IOL South Africa
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:32 am UTC
Proteas spinner Keshav Maharaj claimed career-best figures of 6/40 to bowl SA to an eight-wicket victory in the second Test against New Zealand.....(More)
The Roar Sports
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:27 am UTC
India skipper Virat Kohli continues to antagonise Australia, even from the balcony of the hosts’ change room in Ranchi. A smirking Kohli emerged on day three of the third Test to clap and cheer an unsuccessful review by the visitors. The crucial moment call came at the end of the 58th over ....(More)
Reuters
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:24 am UTC
RANCHI, India, March 18 (Reuters) - Opener Murali Vijay made 82 before throwing his wicket away at the stroke of lunch as India reached 193 for two on day three of the third test against Australia on Saturday. ....(More)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:22 am UTC
Questionable umpiring and use of the DRS costs Australia early on day three of the third Test in Ranchi. ....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 6:04 am UTC
Fortunately for Mike Hesson, a stomach bug meant he wasn't there in person to watch New Zealand's embarrassing effort at the Basin Reserve on Saturday.....(More)
Reuters
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 5:59 am UTC
WELLINGTON, March 18 (Reuters) - Hashim Amla and JP Duminy guided South Africa to 83 for two and an eight-wicket victory over New Zealand on the extended third day of the second test at the Basin Reserve on Saturday. ....(More)
The Roar Sports
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 5:35 am UTC
Australia went on to cross the 450-run mark in their first innings thanks to tons from Steve Smith and Glenn Maxwell on the second day of the third Test of the ongoing Border-Gavaskar trophy. However, India were at a strong 1-121 at the close of play on Day Two. Follow all the action of Day [R....(More)
Cricbuzz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 5:34 am UTC
Catch all the LIVE updates from the fourth day's action of the second Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh from the P. Sara Oval in Colombo ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 5:34 am UTC
Live Cricket Score - India vs Australia, 3rd Test, Day 3, Ranchi ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 5:34 am UTC
The hosts lost three more wickets in the post-lunch session, but Jeet Raval scored a fighting unbeaten half-century to erase the deficit ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 5:34 am UTC
As many as 87 cricketers are taking part in the two-day players' transfer window for the Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League ....(More)
NDTV
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:35 am UTC
Live cricket score, India vs Australia: India's solid start in their first innings has put the third Test in balance. On Day 3, the hosts will look to overhaul Australia's score and build the platform for a lead.....(More)
The Guardian
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:32 am UTC
Live updates from the third day of play in RanchiEmail: russell.jackson@theguardian.com | Tweet: @rustyjacko ....(More)
Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:30 am UTC
Updates from the Mustang's Trophy limited over encounter between S. Thomas' College and Royal College ....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:29 am UTC
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Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:19 am UTC
Updates from the annual limited over encounter between Trinity College and St. Anthony's College ....(More)
Reuters
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:09 am UTC
WELLINGTON, March 18 (Reuters) - South Africa were handed a victory target of 81 runs after dismissing New Zealand for 171 after tea on the third day of the second test at the Basin Reserve on Saturday. ....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:08 am UTC
Keyshav Maharaj took six wickets as the Black Caps crumbled for 171 in their second innings in Wellington.....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 4:00 am UTC
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:39 am UTC
India will look to match Australia's exploits with the bat in Ranchi on day three of the third Test. Follow all the action as it unfolds in our live blog. ....(More)
Indian Express
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:15 am UTC
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Reuters
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 3:02 am UTC
* Morkel extends lead with bat, then takes three wickets (Updates at tea) ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:51 am UTC
March 18 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at tea on the third day in the second Test between New Zealand and South Africa on Saturday in Wellington, New Zealand New Zealand 1st innings 268 (H. Nicholls 118; J. Duminy 4-47) South Africa 1st innings (Overnight: 349-9) S. Cook c Neesham b S....(More)
Cricbuzz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:38 am UTC
The ICC had been projecting total revenues of US$2.7b for the current eight-year financial cycle going up to 2023 ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:38 am UTC
Vinod Rai & Co. Revisit Feb 2016 SGM Minutes, ex-BCCI employees cry foul ....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 2:38 am UTC
Morne Morkel removed Tom Latham and Kane Williamson early in the second innings ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 1:34 am UTC
New Zealand were left with a tall order to keep themselves in the second Test after Morne Morkel made early inroads including the scalp of Kane Williamson....(More)
Reuters
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:21 am UTC
WELLINGTON, March 18 (Reuters) - South Africa fast bowler Morne Morkel grabbed two early wickets to send New Zealand limping to lunch on 55 for two in their second innings on the third day of the second test on Saturday. ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:17 am UTC
A round-up of the Momentum One Day Cup matches played on March 17, 2017....(More)
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:17 am UTC
Dawid Malan made a high-class century and shared an unbroken opening partnership of 205 with Daniel Bell-Drummond as the South crushed the North by 10 wickets in the first game of the new North-South Series in Dubai....(More)
Stuff.co.nz
Sat, 18 Mar 2017, 12:10 am UTC
Morne Morkel's one-two punch has New Zealand stumbling at lunch on day three of the second test in Wellington.....(More)
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