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  • Pujara, Vijay pummel Sri Lanka

    Opener Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara hit sublime centuries to put India in command of the second Test against Sri Lanka on Saturday.

  • India draw level with 6-wicket win

    Half-centuries from Shikhar Dhawan and Dinesh Karthik fired India to a comfortable six-wicket win over New Zealand after a pitch-

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    Teenager dies after being hit by cricket ball

    A Bangladeshi teenager dies in hospital in Dhaka after he is hit by a ball while umpiring a cricket match, police say.

  • Wily Herath spins Sri Lanka to fighting victory

    Rangana Herath becomes the second Sri Lankan to bag 400 wickets as his six-wicket haul steer Sri Lanka to a thrilling 21-run win over Pakistan in the first Test in Abu Dhabi.

  • Khalid Latif banned for five years

    Pakistan cricket's anti-corruption tribunal bans opener Khalid Latif for five years and fine him one million rupees ($9,489) over a spot-fixing case.

  • ‘Bangladesh have to look after Fizz’

    Australia opener David Warner heaps praise on Bangladesh pacer and his Sunrisers Hyderabad teammate Mustafizur Rahman.

  • SL to play day-night Test against Pak

    Sri Lanka will play its first day-and-night Test match later this month when they meet Pakistan for a two-match series in the United Arab Emirates.

  • Pollard’s ‘no’ to Lewis’s ton

    Kieron Pollard, leading Barbaros Tridents in the ongoing Caribbean Premier League, comes under fire for perceived unsportsmanlike conduct after deliberately bowling a no-ball that may have denied St Kitts and Nevis Patriots opener Evin Lewis a century at the end of an astonishing seven-over chase of 129.

  • Great job, Bangladesh!

    Cricket fans couldn't expect a more thrilling finish to a match that proved to be intense since day one, going against Test cricket's established slow-and-steady-wins-the-race formula.

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    Mashrafe heaps praise on Tigers

    Bangladesh’s ODI skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza heaps praise on the team members on their historic Test win over Australia through a facebook post.