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Friday, 21 April 2017

CaribbeanCricket.com
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 11:45 pm UTC
West Indies' middle and lower order came to their rescue in a big way as they recovered from a precarious 71 for 5 to end the opening day in Jamaica on 244 for 7. Roston Chase and Shane Dowrich added 118 for the sixth wicket after Mohammad Amir had made three breakthroughs either side of lunch as....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 11:40 pm UTC
One of West Indies' all-time great fast bowlers remembers the ground in his boyhood and Test cricket days  Sabina, that is how we called it, although a few shortened that to just Bina.....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 11:15 pm UTC
April 21 (Reuters) - Pakistan paceman Mohammad Abbas took a wicket with his second ball in test cricket as the tourists made headway early on the first day of the first test before West Indies recovered to close at 244-7 in Jamaica on Friday. ....(More)
Daily Mail
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 11:07 pm UTC
A 118-run partnership between Roston Chase and Shane Dowrich rescued the West Indies on the opening day of the first Test against Pakistan.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:45 pm UTC
The GL captain offset Robin Uthappa's 48-ball 72 with a 46-ball 84 as the visitors beat KKR with 10 balls to spare ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:45 pm UTC
Elsewhere, 16 wickets fell in the clash between Worcestershire and Northamptonshire at New Road ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:45 pm UTC
The duo added 72 runs for the sixth wicket after the hosts were reduced to 71 for 5 ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:45 pm UTC
Elsewhere, Craig Overton picked up a five-fer to help Somerset dismiss Lancashire for 109 ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:45 pm UTC
All the snapshots from the clash between Gujarat Lions and KKR at Eden Gardens ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:45 pm UTC
The 30-year-old left-hander opened up about the Champions Trophy snub and the string of non-selections on India tour ....(More)
Daily Mail
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:19 pm UTC
Liam Livingstone, captaining just 12 months after his first-class debut, offered resistance as he scored 68 of his side’s 109 against Somerset and could be picked for England on Monday.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 9:45 pm UTC
Back-to-back defeats have stalled Daredevils after a good start, but to put that behind, they need to find a way past a Mumbai side that is reveling in its best-ever IPL start....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 9:45 pm UTC
Eighteen wickets fell on the first day at Old Trafford but it was contrasting half-centuries from Liam Livingston and Dean Elgar that will live in the memory....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 9:33 pm UTC
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Stuff.co.nz
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 9:12 pm UTC
A belligerent opening stand between Brendon McCullum and Aaron Finch set the platform for a match-winning innings from Gujarat Lions skipper Suresh Raina in the latest action from the Indian Premier League.....(More)
The National UAE
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 8:47 pm UTC
Captain Suresh Raina was the hero for Gujarat Lions as they picked up only their second win of the Indian Premier League season on Friday against Kolkata Knight Riders.....(More)
NDTV
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 8:45 pm UTC
Captain Suresh Raina's 84 was crucial in Gujarat Lions' victory over Kolkata Knight Riders at Eden Gardens.....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:51 pm UTC
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ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:45 pm UTC
The turnout was more modest than that which saw Middlesex take the title at Lord's last September but their look of champions remained ingrained as Sam Robson and Nick Gubbins took control....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:45 pm UTC
They gathered at the Ageas Bowl to watch Yorkshire and England's Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow. They left talking about Hampshire's James Vince....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:45 pm UTC
Rising Pune will be encouraged by the performance of their local players in the win over RCB. Now, with an eye up the table, they will need MS Dhoni to step up ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:45 pm UTC
Riki Wessels made an unbeaten 202 to lift Nottinghamshire clear of trouble before three late wickets had Sussex reeling on the first day at Trent Bridge....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:45 pm UTC
Derbyshire's seamers recovered from a patchy opening hour to offer the Kent batsmen a stern examination on the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship clash at an overcast Canterbury ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:45 pm UTC
Ian Westwood is, in many ways, an unlikely saviour. But here, and not for the first time, he was exactly the man Warwickshire required in a crisis....(More)
Bleacher Report
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:31 pm UTC
Gujarat Lions beat the Kolkata Knight Riders by four wickets in the latest match of the 2017 Indian Premier League as they successfully completed their run chase at Eden Gardens on Friday. The Knight Riders had set a tar....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:14 pm UTC
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The Guardian
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:46 pm UTC
• Hampshire 281-4 v Yorkshire• Middlesex 255-1 v Essex; Lancashire 109; Somerset 153-8On a day that began with all nine visiting captains opting to forgo the toss and stick the home side in – pre-empting bowlers’ dominance – it was prospective England batsmen making the grand....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:45 pm UTC
A five-day break for Rising Pune Supergiant will have given the team much-needed time to regroup ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:45 pm UTC
West Indies lost four wickets in the first 90 minutes of play after being asked to bat ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:45 pm UTC
Delhi Daredevils have combination issues to iron out ahead of big clash ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:38 pm UTC
Match is scheduled to start at 04:00 PM IST in Pune, India. ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:38 pm UTC
Match is scheduled to start at 08:00 PM IST in Mumbai, India. ....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:38 pm UTC
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BBC Online
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:29 pm UTC
Craig Overton takes 5-47 as Somerset bowl out Lancashire for 109 before ending the first day with a narrow lead.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:21 pm UTC
A career-best 87 from Harry Dearden and Mark Pettini's 63 not out give Leicestershire the upper hand against Glamorgan.....(More)
The Roar Sports
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:17 pm UTC
Chris Gayle became the first player to reach 10,000 Twenty20 runs the other day as he spanked his way to 77 for Royal Challengers Bangalore in their 21-run defeat of Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League. Given the Jamaican has spent the last few years galavanting around the world appearing ....(More)
BBC Online
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:16 pm UTC
Nottinghamshire batsman Riki Wessels scores a superb maiden double hundred as his side dominate Sussex at Trent Bridge.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:56 pm UTC
Ian Westwood hits 153, his highest score in two years, as Warwickshire restore some lost pride against Surrey.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:51 pm UTC
Hampshire captain James Vince hits an unbeaten 143 to help the hosts reach 281-4 in a solid start against Yorkshire.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:45 pm UTC
Sam Robson and Nick Gubbins hit centuries as Middlesex make the Essex bowlers toil on day one at Lord's.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:45 pm UTC
Teenage opener Harry Dearden was dismissed just 13 runs short of what would have been a maiden first-class century as Leicestershire enjoyed the best of the first day against Glamorgan at Grace Road....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:45 pm UTC
New skipper Joe Leach inspired a Worcestershire fightback as 16 tumbled on the opening day of the Specsavers County Championship match with in-form Northamptonshire at New Road....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:45 pm UTC
Paul Collingwood led from the front as Durham restricted Gloucestershire to 266 for 7 before bad light ended play 19 overs early in Bristol....(More)
BBC Online
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:36 pm UTC
Derbyshire's bowlers chip away with regular wickets to prevent Kent from getting a foothold at Canterbury on day one.....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:21 pm UTC
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BBC Online
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:17 pm UTC
Will Tavare and Chris Dent hit half-centuries but late wickets give Durham a boost at Gloucestershire.....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:16 pm UTC
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Reuters
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:14 pm UTC
April 21 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at lunch on the first day in the first Test between West Indies and Pakistan on Friday in Kingston, Jamaica West Indies 1st innings K. Brathwaite c Y. Khan b Abbas 0 K. Powell not out 33 S. Hetmyer ....(More)
BBC Online
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:14 pm UTC
England's Moeen Ali scores 50 in his first Championship game of 2017 for Worcestershire, as 16 wickets fall against Northants.....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 4:41 pm UTC
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The Roar Sports
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 4:29 pm UTC
Steve Smith’s incredible last few seasons have him threatening to displace Greg Chappell and Ricky Ponting as the next best Aussie batsman since Don Bradman. He still has not come up with an equivalent of Ricky Ponting’s 156 at Old Trafford in 2005, but his century against Ravi Ashwin....(More)
BBC Online
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 4:29 pm UTC
Middlesex chairman Mike O'Farrell says he supports the concept of a new Twenty20 competition, but has concerns long-term.....(More)
CricNepal.com
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 4:07 pm UTC
Kathmandu – The much-awaited Friendly T20 Cricket Tournament between Nepal and Sri Lanka, scheduled from April 27 to May 1, 2017 in Kathmandu has been postponed. “Due to our local development election issue and other technical issues, T20 Tournament between Sri Lanka and Nepal has bee....(More)
Telegraph Cricket
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 4:00 pm UTC
NDTV
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 3:46 pm UTC
Shahid Afridi thanked India captain Virat Kohli and the team for gifting him with an autographed jersey.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 3:46 pm UTC
KL Rahul has said that he may not be fit in time for the Champions Trophy in the UK.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 3:46 pm UTC
Rising Pune Supergiant return to action after a week vs Sunrisers Hyderabad.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 3:46 pm UTC
IPL Live Cricket Score, KKR vs GL: Kolkata Knight Riders are second in the IPL 2017 points table, while Gujarat Lions are at the bottom.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 3:46 pm UTC
IPL live score and ball-by-ball commentary from the 23rd T20 match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Gujarat Lions (GL) at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, on Friday.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 3:45 pm UTC
Pakistan won the toss and elected to bowl in the first Test against West Indies, on an overcast morning at Sabina Park....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 3:45 pm UTC
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Reuters
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 3:01 pm UTC
April 21 (Gracenote) - Line-ups for the first Test between West Indies and Pakistan on Friday in Kingston, Jamaica Pakistan won toss and decided to bowl West Indies: Kraigg Brathwaite, Kieran Powell, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope, Vishaul Singh, Shane Dowrich, Roston Chase, Jason Holder (capt), Deven....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:46 pm UTC
The Pakistan opener has between May 4 and May 18 to file a response against the charges that have been pressed against him by the PCB ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:46 pm UTC
Catch the live updates of the first Test between West Indies and Pakistan in Kingston, Jamaica here ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:46 pm UTC
Catch the live updates of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) vs Gujarat Lions (GL), Match 23 of IPL 10 ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:46 pm UTC
The minute Diana was named in the Committee [of Administrators], I knew my days were numbered - Purnima Rau ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:46 pm UTC
The Australian fast bowler admitted he 'carried on a bit too much' after he was denied an LBW against Paul Collingwood ....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:45 pm UTC
Lions are currently placed eighth, but will look at their head-to-head record (they lead 2-1) for inspiration in their quest for victory against second-placed Knight Riders....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:45 pm UTC
A round-up of the Dhaka Premier League matches held on April 21, 2017....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:20 pm UTC
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Telegraph Cricket
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:05 pm UTC
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 1:58 pm UTC
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BBC Online
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 1:30 pm UTC
Former Nottinghamshire and Hampshire seam bowler Andy Carter comes out of retirement to sign for Northants.....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 1:25 pm UTC
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NDTV
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 12:46 pm UTC
IPL live score and ball-by-ball commentary from the 23rd T20 match between Gujarat Lions (GL) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, on Friday.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 12:46 pm UTC
Beating Mumbai Indians is the biggest challenge now in IPL 10.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 12:46 pm UTC
Rising Pune Supergiant return to action after nearly a week.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 12:45 pm UTC
Shahzaib Hasan has appeared before the PCB's three-man tribunal for the first time since being charged for alleged corruption....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 12:45 pm UTC
Each marquee South Africa player will represent a new franchise based in the city he's been associated with or "a city which he can build a strong association"....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 12:28 pm UTC
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Telegraph Cricket
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 11:55 am UTC
CaribbeanCricket.com
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 11:12 am UTC
Bravo, who has not played for West Indies since he was sent home from Zimbabwe in November 2016 following his criticism of board president, Dave Cameron, is claiming lost earnings of around USD120,000 based upon what he could have made from ODIs against Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka, BPL and PSL contrac....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 11:07 am UTC
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CaribbeanCricket.com
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 11:06 am UTC
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Not for the first time, West Indies’ unpredictable and error-prone batting will attract all the attention when the Caribbean side face Pakistan in the opening Test of the three-match series at SabinaIn search of their first series win over their opponent....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:46 am UTC
In the first 21 matches this season, legspinners have taken 43 wickets, which is 18.53% of the total wickets ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:46 am UTC
Choosing to reject Paddy Upton's recommendations has proven costly for the Western Cape Cricket Board ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:46 am UTC
Cricket South Africa had already announced the eight marquee overseas players for the tournament that is set to take place later this year ....(More)
The Guardian
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:41 am UTC
Live updates from the latest round of County Championship gamesCricket’s slow-burn satisfaction nods to the notion faster isn’t always betterEmail: ....(More)
IOL South Africa
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:36 am UTC
Proteas cricketer JP Duminy's foundation will host its annual cricket 6's for SA's future cricket stars at Newlands. He spoke to us about the initiative.....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 10:32 am UTC
Tushar Arothe, the former Baroda batsman, appointed coach till the end of Women's World Cup ....(More)
NDTV
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 9:45 am UTC
Gujarat Lions are sorely missing the services of Dwayne Bravo, who has been sidelined by a hamstring injury.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 9:45 am UTC
Smudging top performers with cake seems to be the in thing in IPL 2017.....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 9:45 am UTC
Kolkata Knight Riders are on top of the IPL 2017 points table while Gujarat Lions languish at the bottom.....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 9:19 am UTC
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IOL South Africa
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 8:55 am UTC
CSA announced the eight marquee Protea players who will be representing the various franchises in the first two editions of the #T20 Global Destination League.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 8:45 am UTC
Darren Bravo appears to have rejected the chance of a return to the West Indies side by launching a claim for damages against the WICB....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:32 am UTC
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Reuters
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:17 am UTC
MELBOURNE, April 21 (Reuters) - Having been pulled out of Australia's one-day team to prepare for India, then ignored by selectors for every match in the subcontinent, batsman Usman Khawaja is guarded about his chances of winning a test recall for the Ashes. ....(More)
IOL South Africa
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:13 am UTC
Hashim Amla cracked his maiden Twenty20 century but his sublime knock for his Indian Premier League side Kings XI Punjab went in vain.....(More)
Telegraph Cricket
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 7:00 am UTC
Cricbuzz
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:48 am UTC
Mumbai Indians opener smashed 77 to help his team chase down 199 with 27 balls to spare against Kings XI Punjab in Indore ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:48 am UTC
While Mitchell Marsh is likely to retain his contract, Cricket Australia chiefs are deliberating on Shaun's future ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:48 am UTC
The South African opener scored his maiden T20 century against Mumbai Indians but still saw his side lose the game ....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:48 am UTC
The West Indies captain also acknowledged the team is banking on its pacers on the lively Sabina Park track ....(More)
NDTV
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:46 am UTC
Nitish Rana has scored 255 runs in six matches so far for the Mumbai Indians in IPL 2017 and is the current 'Orange Cap' holder.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:45 am UTC
Tushar Arothe has replaced Purnima Rau as head coach of the India women team....(More)
Reuters
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:39 am UTC
MUMBAI, April 21 (Reuters) - India opener Lokesh Rahul is set to miss the Champions Trophy in June after undergoing operation on his injured shoulder earlier this month, the 25-year-old has said. ....(More)
Bleacher Report
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 6:00 am UTC
The Kolkata Knight Riders will be out to continue their impressive start to the 2017 Indian Premier League when they host the Gujarat Lions on Friday. ....(More)
Indian Express
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 5:42 am UTC
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ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 4:45 am UTC
Usman Khawaja has spoken of the frustration of being rested from the ODI series in New Zealand in order to prepare for a Test series in India that he eventually played no part in....(More)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 4:45 am UTC
India opener KL Rahul, who is sitting out the IPL with a shoulder injury, has revealed he is unlikely to regain full fitness in time for the Champions Trophy....(More)
Cricbuzz
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 2:46 am UTC
The 25-year-old, who had a shoulder surgery recently, will be needing 2-3 months to recover completely ....(More)
Daily Mail
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 12:48 am UTC
The 26-year-old smashed seven fours and five sixes in a sensational 37-ball 77, reaching a maiden IPL half-century from just 24 deliveries, to set up Mumbai's pursuit of 199.....(More)
ESPN Cricinfo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017, 12:45 am UTC
West Indies captain Jason Holder said he is expecting his bowlers to utilize bowler-friendly conditions to gain the upper hand in the opening Test against Pakistan....(More)
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