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Big Bash: Chris Lynn thumps 11 sixes to lift Brisbane Heat past Scorchers

Brisbane Heat defeat Perth Scorchers by nine wickets at the WacaChris Lynn hits 11 sixes in 49-ball knock of 98 to thrill Big Bash fansChris Lynn has punished the Perth Scorchers in a batting masterclass, leading the Bri ...

Guardian Thursday, 5th January 2017, 9:30PM - Read article


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Kent name Walker head coach

Kent have appointed club stalwart Matt Walker as their new head coach with Allan Donald as his assistant.

Sky Sports Thursday, 5th January 2017, 5:30PM - Read article


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Godleman commits to Derbyshire

Derbyshire captain Billy Godleman has signed a new deal that will keep him at the club until the end of the 2019 season.

Sky Sports Thursday, 5th January 2017, 3:29PM - Read article


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Domingo slams Rossouw exit

South Africa coach Russell Domingo has slammed Rilee Rossouw for quitting international cricket to join Hampshire.

Sky Sports Thursday, 5th January 2017, 2:10PM - Read article


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Kyle Abbott and Rilee Rossouw sign Kolpak deals with Hampshire

• Pair effectively end international careers with South Africa by making decision• CSA chief executive calls it a ‘disappointing day for international cricket’Kyle Abbott and Rilee Rossouw have effectively ended their in ...

Guardian Thursday, 5th January 2017, 12:19PM - Read article


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Duo quit Proteas for Hampshire

Hampshire have signed South Africa internationals Kyle Abbott and Rilee Rossouw on long-term Kolpak contracts.

Sky Sports Thursday, 5th January 2017, 11:44AM - Read article


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Nathan Lyon spins Australia into strong position despite Younis Khan century

Pakistan 271-8 at stumps against Australia on day three of the SCG TestYounis Khan reaches 34th Test century as Nathan Lyon steps upNathan Lyon spun a patched-up Australian side closer to a 3-0 Test series sweep over Pak ...

Guardian Thursday, 5th January 2017, 8:15AM - Read article


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Australia v Pakistan: third Test, day three – live!

Australia v Pakistan, third Test, day two live from the SCGEmail: russell.jackson@theguardian.com | Tweet: @rustyjacko 2.24am GMT There will be no pink-ball Test at the SCG next seasonThis via AAP:It’s not only Sydney’s ...

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Chris Gayle marks 'Don't Blush Baby' anniversary with lewd video post

West Indian batsman posts Instagram video involving simulated sex actsFormer Melbourne Renegades star tells Australia to ‘lighten the ... up’A year on from the “Don’t Blush Baby” incident, West Indian cricketer Chris Gay ...

Guardian Thursday, 5th January 2017, 12:26AM - Read article


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Eoin Morgan strikes 'unbelievable' six to clinch Big Bash win for Thunder

Sydney Thunder 4/168 (20 overs) defeats Melbourne Stars 8/166 (20)England captain Eoin Morgan hits six off final delivery to clinch winDeparting Sydney Thunder star Eoin Morgan hopes the dramatic BBL win he secured at th ...

Guardian Wednesday, 4th January 2017, 10:21PM - Read article


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Franklin commits to Middlesex

James Franklin has signed a new deal with county champions Middlesex.

Sky Sports Wednesday, 4th January 2017, 4:14PM - Read article


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MS Dhoni resigns as India’s limited overs captain before England series

• Wicketkeeper will still be available for selection as player• Dhoni retired from Tests in 2014Mahendra Singh Dhoni has resigned as India’s limited overs captain but will be available for selection as a player for the s ...

Guardian Wednesday, 4th January 2017, 3:48PM - Read article


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Why drubbings exceed draws in Test cricket’s modern era

The tactics and techniques ushered in by T20 have meant fewer five-day matches going the distance, with 2016 producing one of the smallest draw percentages the game has seenFirst, a quiz. In 2016, what linked the Tests b ...

Guardian Wednesday, 4th January 2017, 10:00AM - Read article


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Sydney Test: Azhar and Younus fight back after Australia pile on the runs

Pakistan 126-2 in replay to Australia’s 538-8 after day two at the SCGPeter Handscomb reaches second Test century as Josh Hazlewood firesPakistan have finally offered some resistance in the SCG dead rubber, reaching 126- ...

Guardian Wednesday, 4th January 2017, 7:07AM - Read article


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Australia v Pakistan: third Test, day two – live!

Australia v Pakistan, third Test, day two live from the SCGEmail: russell.jackson@theguardian.com | Tweet: @rustyjacko 12.19am GMT 99th over: Australia 401-4 (Handscomb 53, Cartwright 6)Yasir comes on for his first bowl ...

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Maddinson puts Test axing behind as Sixers chase down Heat

Sydney Sixers 7/191 (19.4 overs) defeat Brisbane Heat 6/186 (20)Nic Maddinson bounces back from Test axing with 24 (15)Former Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin says he has been impressed by Nic Maddinson’s response to ...

Guardian Tuesday, 3rd January 2017, 10:55PM - Read article


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Australia in command of SCG Test after centuries to Warner and Renshaw

Australia 365-3 against Pakistan on day one of the Sydney TestDavid Warner and Matt Renshaw post centuries as runs flow freelyContrasting centuries from David Warner and Matt Renshaw at the SCG have piloted Australia to ...

Guardian Tuesday, 3rd January 2017, 7:22AM - Read article


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The rarest of all: David Warner's century before lunch

David Warner became the first Australian batsman to score a Test century before lunch on home soil with his blazing knock against Pakistan at the SCGIf anything could match the joy of watching David Warner rattle off his ...

Guardian Tuesday, 3rd January 2017, 7:17AM - Read article


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Australia v Pakistan: third Test, day one - live!

Australia v Pakistan, third Test, live from the SCGEmail: russell.jackson@theguardian.com | Tweet: @rustyjacko 3.13am GMT 42nd over: Australia 182-1 (Renshaw 60, Khawaja 7)Yasir has a leg slip for Matt Renshaw but there’ ...

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David Warner smashes a century inside a session at the SCG Test

David Warner hits century off just 78 balls with Australia 0/126 at lunchOpener clubs 17 fours to bring up his 18th Test centuryDavid Warner has started the third Test with a record-breaking ton, propelling Australia to ...

Guardian Tuesday, 3rd January 2017, 2:09AM - Read article


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