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Cricket: Women's T20 moves closer to Commonwealth Games spot

20 Jun 2019

SOUTHAMPTON, England Women's Twenty20 cricket moved a step closer on Thursday to featuring in the 2022 Commonwealth Games after being nominated by organisers for its potential inclusion in Birmingham.

Cricket: Bumrah won't relax in nets despite bruising team mate Shankar

20 Jun 2019

SOUTHAMPTON, England Indian paceman Jasprit Bumrah takes his net sessions seriously and said he had no plans to drop his intensity during practice, even after injuring team mate Vijay Shankar.

Cricket: Shahidi blow sparks debate if players should take concussion calls

20 Jun 2019

SOUTHAMPTON, England Afghanistan's Hashmatullah Shahidi's decision to ignore medical advice and keep batting even after being floored by a bouncer on Tuesday has prompted demands that cricketers should not be allowed to take those calls.

Rishabh Pant replaces Dhawan in India World Cup squad

19 Jun 2019

SOUTHAMPTON, England Rishabh Pant has been named as a replacement for injured opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan in India's World Cup squad, the Indian cricket board (BCCI) said on Wednesday.

Cricket: Pakistan announce 'robust review' amid World Cup struggle

19 Jun 2019

SOUTHAMPTON, England The Pakistan team under captain Sarfaraz Ahmed have failed to live up to their country's expectations and there will be a "robust review" of their performance in the last three years, the Pakistan Cricket Board said on Wednesday.

Cricket: Simmons outburst exposes troubles in Afghan camp

19 Jun 2019

SOUTHAMPTON, England Afghanistan look in disarray on and off the field at the World Cup with coach Phil Simmons' Twitter outburst on Wednesday revealing signs of troubles within the team.

Cricket: England's Morgan surprises himself with lightning century

19 Jun 2019

MANCHESTER, England England captain Eoin Morgan said he never thought he could shatter a six-hitting record or blast a century with a strike rate of over 200 after pulling off both in Tuesday's World Cup romp against Afghanistan. | Video

England's Morgan surprises himself with lightning century

19 Jun 2019

MANCHESTER, England England captain Eoin Morgan said he never thought he could shatter a six-hitting record or blast a century with a strike rate of over 200 after pulling off both in Tuesday's World Cup romp against Afghanistan.

Naib defends Rashid after Morgan mauling

19 Jun 2019

MANCHESTER, England Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib defended spin spearhead Rashid Khan after the 20-year-old bore the brunt of Eoin Morgan's record-breaking assault in their World Cup loss to England on Tuesday.

Cricket: Naib defends Rashid after Morgan mauling

19 Jun 2019

MANCHESTER, England Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib defended spin spearhead Rashid Khan after the 20-year-old bore the brunt of Eoin Morgan's record-breaking assault in their World Cup loss to England on Tuesday.

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