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hardik pandya
"Congratulations Hitman on completing 10 years in international cricket! I am sure there are many more to come,… "

Sky Sports to replace numbered channels and slash prices in revamp

Broadcaster to launch themed channels for football, golf and cricket, with cheapest package costing £18 a month

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Arslan Sadiq
"Cricket legends Sir Vivian Richards & Ian Chappell have said international cricket should return to Pakistan… "

Can cricket cool India-Pakistan political hostility?

After a barren spell, Pakistan and India played cricket twice in 14 days. But is renewal of ties on the cards?

Aakash Chopra
"Seventh consecutive ODI fifty for Mithali Raj...a world record. An absolute legend of Indian cricket. "

Women's World Cup: India Captain Mithali Raj Sets Two New ODI Records

Brilliant batting display by the top order helped India register their highest total against England in a World Cup Match.

Simon Gardner
"They're chanting Jeremy Corbyn's name at the Cricket. England's most conservative sport is getting on the Jezza train. Tory's are fucked!"

England v India: Women's Cricket World Cup – live!

Will England get their World Cup campaign off to a winning start in Derby? Join Vithushan Ehantharajah to find out

Virender Sehwag
"Happy Birthday Cricket's James Bond, Steyn Gun @DaleSteyn62 .The stains you caused to the stumps and batsman's toes… "

Women's cricket makes 2017 World Cup declaration of intent - BBC News

The Women's Cricket World Cup gets under way, on a mission to grow as a sport and a business

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Tajinder Pal S Bagga
"Mohammad Nabi thanks BCCI for helping Afghanistan get Test status; hopes to play first 5-day match against India https:/…"

Without self-belief, you can't survive at international level: Smriti Mandhana

Given a chance at World Cup 2017 after a prolonged injury layoff, the stylish left-handed opener must now live up to her country's expectations

Broken Cricket
"Mithali Raj needs 212 runs to become all time leading run scorer in Women's ODI Cricket history..." Today

India cricket captain Mithali Raj calmly reads book before batting - BBC News

Women's captain Mithali Raj enjoys some poetry to calm "jitters".

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Saj Sadiq
"Wasim Akram "Mohammad Amir reminded me of my playing days" Waqar Younis "Hasan Ali reminded me of my younger days"… "

Indian cricket captain calmly reads book before batting - BBC News

Women's captain Mithali Raj enjoys some poetry to calm "jitters". (Source:

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"For all the Kohlis and Steve Smiths, India's no three batsgirl #MitaliRaj averages 52.08 after 177 ODIs! Phenomenal… "

Women's World Cup 2017 - The Dependables |

A list of ten cricketers who would go a long way in determining the fate of their respective teams in the eight-team megaevent

Ashok Tanwar
"All the best to the Indian Women's Cricket Team & @BCCIWomen for the ICC Women's World Cup. Make India Proud like y… "

Voice of cricket Henry Blofeld retires after finding himself  "out of kilter" with style of younger commentators

For decades he has been the voice of cricket, the man whose avuncular tones have heralded the arrival of the Test Match season for everyone who loves the sound of leather on willow.

Press Trust of India
"The Indian women's cricket team defeated England by 35 runs in the ICC Women's World Cup. #WWC17 #INDvENG."

Henry Blofeld: Seagulls, trousers & porpoises - Blofeld's best pint-sized moments - BBC Sport

Henry Blofeld retires from BBC Radio's Test Match Special in September, so BBC Sport have collected together some of his best pint-sized moments.

Rahul Subramanian
"Miss the golden period of Indian cricket. It was the time when Manjrekar had stopped playing cricket and hadn't started commentating yet"

Mithali Raj smashes world record as India beat England in ICC Women’s World Cup opener

Mithali Raj, the Indian skipper, maintained her remarkable form as she notched up her seventh consecutive ODI fifty, which is a new world record in women’s cricket in the ICC...

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Zafar Ansari: ‘If money was a motivation I would have stayed longer in cricket’

Having broken into the England Test side the player’s decision to walk away from the game aged 25 caused quite a stir but he explains to Donald McRae that, for him, there is a lot more to life than cricket

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sachin tendulkar
"If you're chasing a dream, don't waste a moment. Every second of practice makes a difference. #DreamsDoComeTrue… "

Pigeons, buses and mixing up fielders: TMS will miss Henry Blofeld

Test Match Special will not be the same without the lovable old rogue Henry Blofeld, who has decided to retire after 45 years in the BBC commentary box

Shikhar Dhawan
"Off to to see kids smiling and playing in d morning,brings smile on everyones face ." Today

Angry cow crashes cricket match, probably just mad it couldn't play

A cow, that was a little too excited, interrupted a cricket match when it ran into the field.

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Azhar Ali
"Thanks to these legends for sparing their time for my kids they were so happy.... @msdhoni @imVkohli @YUVSTRONG12 https://t.…"

This Quiz Is Going To Call You A Cricket | ClickHole

Welcome to the quiz. It’s almost time to be called a cricket.

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Saj Sadiq
"Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Rumman Raees, Sarfraz Ahmed & Fakhar Zaman at a TV studio in Karachi for an Eid show… "

Henry Blofeld brings a touch of the PG Wodehouse to Test Match Special - BBC Sport

BBC cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew pays tribute to Henry Blofeld, who will retire from Test Match Special at the end of the summer.

Harsha Bhogle
"It is one of the great stories of international cricket that Afghanistan, once playing in Div 5 of the ICC has Test status. Wish them well"

South Africa pull off last-ball heist to square series |

England lost five wickets for 46 runs in the last 6.3 overs to fall three runs short in a game they really should have won

Saj Sadiq
"Fakhar Zaman "Against England, Plunkett came by me & sledged me, I just shook my head and said 'no English' & he just walked away" #Cricket"

England v South Africa: Dawid Malan hits 78 as hosts win Twenty20 series - BBC Sport

England win the Twenty20 series against South Africa as debutant Dawid Malan hits a rapid 78 in a 19-run victory at Cardiff.

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Saj Sadiq
"Pakistan fixtures next few months: 0 Tests 0 ODIs 0 T20Is Next scheduled series is against Sri Lanka in October #Cricket"

ICC okays new cricket rules, players can be sent off for violence from October 1

The Cricket Committee’s proposals for rule changes include giving umpires the power to send off players for the most serious incidents of player misconduct, including...

"Best wishes to the women in blue, Indian Women's Cricket Team for the ICC Women's World Cup! Bring home the cup. #WWC17"

Satterthwaite eager to carry impressive form into World Cup

New Zealand's vice-captain became the first woman to register four consecutive ODI tons in February

"#Anushkashetty via FB & Insta about Women's Cricket World Cup "

England v South Africa: Tourists level T20 series with dramatic three-run win - BBC Sport

England's Twenty20 series with South Africa goes to a decider as the Proteas level the three-game contest with a dramatic three-run victory.

Zaid Hamid
"Siince India has lost that cricket match, over 300 have been killed & wounded in Pakistan & IO Kashmir in Indian re… "

Sky cricket-rights duel with BT to yield over £1bn with BBC set for live return

The ECB will receive final offers this week for a TV rights deal expected to yield £250m a year from 2020 and 2024

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Saj Sadiq
"Pemra has told Samaa TV to tender an apology to Sarfraz Ahmed & viewers over the airing of remarks by former cricketer Aamir Sohail #Cricket"

England vs South Africa 2nd T20I: South Africa beat England by 3 runs

South Africa beat England by three runs in the second Twenty20 international to level the three-match series at 1-1 with a game to play. England could manage only 171 for 6 in chase of 175 for a win which would have won them the series as well.

Hindustan Times
".@RajMithali smashes seventh consecutive fifty, which is a world record in Women's cricket #ENGWvINDW #WWC17 Live… "

England need 282 to beat India in Women's Cricket World Cup – live!

Will England get their World Cup campaign off to a winning start in Derby? Join Geoff Lemon to find out

Faizan Lakhani
"Cricketers are ambassadors, they represent us all over, Pak is known in world for Cricket. Those who wear the star on chest deserve respect."

India's cricket captain perfectly shut down a reporter who asked who her favourite male player was

On the eve of the Women’s World Cup, Mithali Raj, the Indian women’s cricket captain, had to deal with an entirely different kind of battle.  Raj, a cricketer who regularly smashes world records in the sport and is considered one of cricket's premier players, was attending a dinner and media e...

Mohandas Menon
"Today in 1938 @ 11.29 am - Cricket was first televised: The #Ashes Test at Lord's, by BBC television with commentat… "

Graham Ford steps down as Sri Lanka head coach |

The 56-year-old was originally meant to continue in the top position till the end of the 2019 World Cup

"8,181 Test runs 23 Test centuries 4,440 ODI runs 1,176 T20I runs Happy Birthday to former England batsman, @KP24!… "

England v South Africa: Jason Roy given out obstructing the field - BBC Sport

England batsman Jason Roy is controversially given out for obstructing the field against South Africa during the second Twenty20 at Taunton.

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