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Cricket is helping Indian immigrants to Germany settle in

You don't usually associate cricket with the outskirts of Berlin. But as DW's Alima Hotakie found out, the sport connects a group of Indian immigrants with both their old and new homelands.

"IF THIS GETS TO 100 RTS ILL EAT A CRICKET I SWEAR #worthitvma" 08 hrs ago

Cricket was invented by the FRENCH 80 years before it was played in England

A letter to King Louis XI in 1478 may contain the first known reference to the sport of 'criquet' being played in the village of Liettres in northern France, though the first evidence of it in England was in 1550.

God Particle
"Only in cricket: a single can be taken." 12 hrs ago

David Warner Eyes World T20 Title in 2016 - World T20, 2016 News

David Warner feels that Australia will have a much better chance in the 2016 edition since several of their players are familiar with the conditions and big game atmosphere in India due to their involvement in the Indian Premier League.. latest World T20, 2016 news- David Warner Eyes World T20 Title...


World T20 gives one-off clash a focus | Cricket | ESPN Cricinfo

ESPNcricinfo previews the standalone T20 between England and Australia as both sides begin to focus on the global tournament in India next year

Southern Stars
"REMINDER: Watch our final #Ashes T20 in HD on @GEMChannel from 9pm AEST tonight. Spread the word! #CmonAussie http://t.c…" 22 hrs ago

James Faulkner Stars as Lancashire Beat Northamptonshire to Win Twenty20 Blast - Cricket News

Australia all-rounder James Faulkner picked up two wickets to help Lancashire beat Northamptonshire by 13 runs in the the final of English domestic cricket's Twenty20 Blast tournament. Lancashire ended a 16-year wait for a limited overs trophy.. latest Cricket news- James Faulkner Stars as Lancashir...

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French hamlet claims to be site of the first recorded cricket match - The Times of India

This may be the first mention anywhere of the game of cricket, almost a century before the first written record of the game in England (although there are also suggestions that an early form of the game might have been mentioned in 1300).

Cricket BC
"Wife: Kya dekh rahe ho itani raat? Me: Northampton-shayar vs Lanca-shayar Wife: Din bhar cricket dekhte ho aur raat mein mushayara, so jaao!" 03 hrs ago

Watch England Vs. Australia T20 Cricket Live Online: One-Off Match Is Preview Of World T20 In 2016

Watch live online as England and Australia resume their cricket series, this time in the high-octane T20 format, in a one-off match at Cardiff, Wales.

"Is there a greater leveller than cricket? The same day that @cheteshwar1 carries his bat through an innings, he is out for zero in the 2nd!" 14 hrs ago

Fresh Start in Cardiff

Fresh Start in Cardiff

England Cricket
"Behind the scenes with the Eng Physical Disability squad as they flew to Bangladesh for a T20 comp. Good luck boys!" 03 hrs ago

Fiery Ishant backs words with fifer - Cricbuzz

Ishant Sharma, in the middle of a fiery spell on Day 3, was involved in a verbal altercation with Rangana Herath and Kusal Perera.

"Never seen a goal scored celebrated in football and a wicket taken in cricket at the same time. 1.20 into this clip.”" 10 hrs ago

Ashley Giles says Lancashire can build on their T20 Blast final success

Lancashire’s T20 Blast victory was ‘a pretty special moment’ for Ashley Giles, who said he hoped they could now build on that success

Shane Watson
"My thoughts on a fresh start in Cardiff. #T20vEng#ODI'svEng"

ICC holds 'successful' town hall meeting in USA

In the aftermath of USACA's suspension at the ICC annual conference in June, a town hall meeting was held in Chicago to discuss the development and future of USA cricket

Faizan Lakhani
"Junaid Jamshed to sponsor Karachi Blues team, led by @SAfridiOfficial, in National T20 cup. JJ sponsoring Quetta & Lahore Blues too." 03 hrs ago

Cricket betting racket busted - The Hindu

Yet another cricket betting racket was busted by the city police following the arrest of an organiser, Ashwin Bung (28) from Begum Bazaar, on Sunday. Two laptops, three mobile phones and Rs. 3.05 lakh in cash were seize

Saj Sadiq
"Good stats for Bilawal Bhatti in the Lancashire League. 41 wickets at an average of 10.78 & 380 runs at an average of 54.28 #Cricket" 03 hrs ago

BBC World Service - Newsday, Is cricket really that English?

Could a small village in France be the rightful birth place of the game of cricket?

Ali |#TheAfridianGuy
"Thank you @SAfridiOfficial for your great services to Pakistan cricket for more than 18 years. " 05 hrs ago

Revitalised England captain Eoin Morgan feeling "twice the man" following break before T20 against Australia - Telegraph

England's one-day captain took the unprecedented step of taking a break during the English season, but believes he is all the better for it

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Aaron Finch remains T20 skipper: Steven Smith - Cricbuzz

Steven Smith will be Australia's stand-in skipper in the one-off T20I against England in Cardiff on Monday.

Ahmed Quraishi
"Enough of #cricket corruption and tunnel vision. Time to promote football in #Pakistan and join the world."

Tony Cozier: Athletics fills a cricket-shaped hole in the Caribbean

The success of Usain Bolt and his fellow West Indian athletes in Beijing has brought cheer to fans weighed down by cricket's decline

Saj Sadiq
"Ramiz Raja keeps saying Amir etc shouldn't be allowed back. Yet he happily played alongside players named in Justice Qayyum report #Cricket"

Cricket betting racket busted in Hyderabad - The Times of India

Task Force sleuths busted a cricket betting racket and arrested an organizer at Begum Bazaar on Sunday morning.

Harsha Bhogle
"Sri Lanka's best moments in this series, at Galle and here, have come when they have played attacking cricket." 03 hrs ago

A California first? Tri-Valley middle schools plan cricket match - San Francisco Chronicle

On one end of a 22-yard strip of green carpet stretched across a ball field in San Ramon, a boy gets a running start and heaves a tennis ball as hard as he can. The sport is so popular at Fallon Middle School in Dublin and Harvest Park Middle School in Pleasanton that both plan to field cricket clu...

Cricket Updates
"The Haier T20 Cup, Pakistan's most sought after domestic tournament, has its schedule announced some 40 hours before the start of event."

Eoin Morgan's break raises intriguing questions

England's limited-overs captain has not played for a month and says he feels "twice the man" after the break as he prepares to face Australia

HBDMahi #10DaysLeft
"@msdhoni @ImRaina wearing 2shades of blue Bt doing d same work-Increasing millions of Heartbeat's.." 13 hrs ago

England vs Australia, Only T20I, Sophia Gardens - Live cricket score, ball by ball Commentary - Cricbuzz

Follow England vs Australia, Only T20I at Cardiff with live Cricket score, ball by ball commentary, highlights, updates & scorecard on Cricbuzz

Peter Siddle
"Congratulations to the @LancsCCC boys on winning the T20. Top performances yesterday lads "

Popular sportsman remembered at charity cricket tournament

THE PARENTS of a teenage sportsman who died after being struck by a train say the support shown at a memorial cricket tournament has been overwhelming. Yesterday friends and relatives turned...

ZCafe #HappyHourAt3
"".@imVkohli played a match the day his father passed away." - @AnushkaSharma. Did you know this? Watch #AnushkaOnLWT. Tune in to Zee Cafe." 11 hrs ago

Eoin Morgan extols virtues of rest upon Twenty20 return for England

England’s limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan will face Australia on Cardiff on Monday after taking a month off

"Breaking : @henrygayle has signed up for #PSL @Saj_PakPassion @karachikhatmal #Cricket" 14 hrs ago

BBC Sport - Ashley Giles: Lancashire coach hails duo's impact in T20 Blast win

Lancashire coach Ashley Giles hails the impact of Gavin Griffiths and George Edwards after their T20 Blast success.

Cricket Updates
"A team in Pakistan's T20 domestic tournament is Golden Pearl Cosmetics DMJ."

Pujara carries bat, India out for 312 | Cricket | ESPN Cricinfo

Cheteshwar Pujara became the fourth Indian to carry his bat through a Test innings as India's last two wickets lasted 25 minutes on the third morning of the rain-hit SSC Test

ESPN Cricinfo
"Aus have named their XI for Monday's T20: Warner, Watson, Smith (c), Maxwell, M. Marsh, Stoinis, Wade, Coulter-Nile, Starc, Cummins, Boyce" 14 hrs ago

Win World T20 and Pakistan will forgive you: Shoaib Akhtar to tainted trio - The Express Tribune

Former paces says trio would enhanc­e the curren­t Pakist­an squad becaus­e they have so much to prove

mohammad hafeez
"PSL wil provide an opportunity to all our players 2 become a better professional & to show our natural Talent"

T20 Blast Finals Day: Lancashire can become one-day kings again after finally ending 16-year drought - Manchester Evening News

Captain Steven Croft believes there is more silverware to come after homegrown stars steal the show for Lancashire CCC

Saj Sadiq
"Shoaib Akhtar "Pak spinners can be destructive. I want spinning tracks to be prepared in the UAE & for Pakistan to hammer England" #Cricket" © 2015