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Joe Root’s omission from Spoty carries a health warning for English cricket

When the No1 Test batsman in the world proves invisible to the BBC it is time England took steps to engage with a terrestrial TV audience before it is too late

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"'Reintroduce children to the magic of cricket' Read Rahul Dravid's full address at the Pataudi Lecture in Delhi" 05 hrs ago

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“Heads Up!” is one of the most popular game apps ever. Now, Cricket Wireless and Ellen present something new to smile about: Ellen’s brand new free game, “Psych!” Download at the Apple Store and Google Play, and play it with friends and family…

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"Ahmed Shehzad was fined 500 Durham by team management for smoking in Pak cricket team dressing room during the ODI Series vs Eng." 06 hrs ago

Indian cricket board faces fine after 'poor' Test pitch - Al Jazeera English

The BCCI could be fined up to $15,000 after 40 wickets fell in three days in the Nagpur Test against South Africa.

Saj Sadiq
"Last 24 hours for Umar Akmal: Innings: 3 Runs scored: 6 Balls Faced: 20 Average: 2.00 SR: 30.00 Helicopter Rides: 1 #Cricket"

Reintroduce children to the magic of cricket - Dravid

The full text of the speech delivered by Rahul Dravid at the Pataudi Memorial Lecture in Delhi on December 1, 2015

"The Cricket's Daily 3: Mary-Kate Olsen gets hitched ∞ * 2" 09 hrs ago

The Spin

After 129 years of cricket, Winslow Town CC has shut. Sadly, it’s a story replicated around the country, where grassroots participation continues to fall

Saj Sadiq
"According to reports Umar Akmal was flown in by helicopter to play today's BPL match. He scored 1 run #Cricket #BPL"
Guardian sport
"Joe Root’s omission from Spoty carries a health warning for English cricket. By @barneyronay" 16 hrs ago

Women's World T20 Qualifier: Scotland into semi-finals - BBC Sport

Scotland are through to the semi-finals of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier after beating Thailand.

Saj Sadiq
"Reports PSL has successfully negotiated terms with TEN SPORTS, PTV, Blitz media, ITW & Sunset Vine for producing & broadcasting PSL #Cricket" 03 hrs ago

Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy have married

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"Pataudi Lecture-Dravid: My generation,the post 1983-generation, grew up with cricket and cinema as our only leisure" 06 hrs ago

Former Blue Jays prospect Boomer Collins now playing cricket -

Boomer Collins was a Toronto Blue Jays prospect hoping to reach the big leagues until he decided to challenge himself by trying out an entirely new sport: cricket.

"Pataudi Lecture - Dravid: Zaheer Khan didn’t bowl with a season-ball until he was 17. Javagal Srinath didn’t play U19 cricket for India" 06 hrs ago

Christmas revives belief in cricket's traditional festive spirit - Telegraph

The glory of Canterbury Cricket Week is charmingly recalled in a new book and reminds us why counties were foolish to abandon taking the game out to the people

Faizan Lakhani
"Got out thrice in T20 Cricket in less than 24 hours, two different matches, two different venues, but one Cricketer. One & Only, Umar Akmal" 07 hrs ago

Honesty key for improving junior-level cricket: Rahul Dravid - Cricbuzz

Age-fudging and illegal bowling action at the junior level were the topics chosen by Rahul Dravid, who delivered the fourth MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture in New Delhi

Adam Mountford
"We know all the fixtures for next summer, but we don't know the fixtures for the @icc World T20 starting in 100 days https…" 03 hrs ago

Sachin Tendulkar and Ranbir Kapoor's airport tales

Star cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and professional charmer, Ranbir Kapoor were spotted at the airport, which naturally led to helluva lot of airport frenzy. While we're totally drooling over Ranbir Kapoor's #Movember beard, we think Sachin Tendulakar does coral like no one else...

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"Cricket Wireless is the launch partner for my new game, Psych! What can I say? I’m Psyched." 14 hrs ago

Women's World T20 qualifier: Irish beat Zimbabwe to top group - BBC Sport

Ireland ease to victory over Zimbabwe to top their Women's World Twenty20 qualifying group and set up a semi-final with Scotland.

Saj Sadiq
"Waqar Younis "I find Shoaib Malik a lot more humble and understanding than before and his game has gone up a notch too" #Cricket #PakvEng" 04 hrs ago

Chris Jordan keeps his cool in super over as England win third Twenty20 against Pakistan in Sharjah for series clean sweep

PAUL NEWMAN IN SHARJAH: England’s tour of the UAE finished in dramatic style as they completed a 3-0 Twenty20 clean-sweep over Pakistan with their first ever Super Over finish.

Mélissa Ayoub
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Rahul Dravid Wants More Honest Approach Towards Junior Cricket - Cricket News

Rahul Dravid, speaking at the MAK Pataudi Memorial lecture, said that the junior cricketers should be guided with more honesty by the coaches. He insisted that age-fudging should be stopped. latest Cricket news- Rahul Dravid Wants More Honest Approach Towards Junior Cricket

"Pataudi Lecture - Dravid: Indian cricket at the moment is in a state of both enormous popularity and considerable reflection" 04 hrs ago

DRS under fire after disputed Lyon reprieve |... Australia News

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"Pataudi Lecture - Dravid: We need the wisdom of our elders and the energy of our young cricketers to do what is best for Indian cricket"

Umpire Ward stable after blow to head | Cricket | ESPN Cricinfo

Australian umpire John Ward has been delcared stable after being struck on the head by a shot played by Punjab's Brainder Sran on the first day of the Ranji Trophy match between Tamil Nadu and Punjab in Dindigul


Sporting Advent Calendar #1: Ireland turnover West Indies in Cricket World Cup

Ireland led the fight for the second-tier nations with three wins in the tournament

Saj Sadiq
"Shahid Afridi has moved up to 2nd in the T20I all-rounder rankings & up to 6th in the bowler rankings #Cricket" 04 hrs ago

The world of cricket match fixers: Grooming, cash drops and money laundering

The Chris Cairns perjury trial reveals Case grimy work of fixers at all levels of the game.

David Conn
"Great piece by @barneyronay about cricket being marginal now it's sold to Sky, as seen by Joe Root’s #SPOTY omission"

Age-fudging no different from fixing - Rahul Dravid

Former India captain Rahul Dravid has said that the "scourge of overage players" in Indian junior cricket is no different to "fixing and corruption."

"Pataudi Lecture - Dravid: My son has taken a liking for the game, playing age-group cricket in Bangalore" 17 hrs ago

New Zealand Cricket back McCullum after Chris Cairns verdict - Cricket News

Brendon McCullum, who gave evidence against Chris Cairns in the Perjury trial, has received full support from Cricket New Zealand.. latest Cricket news- New Zealand Cricket back McCullum after Chris Cairns verdict

"Pataudi Lecture - Dravid: Our junior cricket must increase participation numbers by giving kids a chance to have fun & enjoy the game" 20 hrs ago

Commonwealth Games Asks International Cricket Council to Recall Cricket Back in the Crease - Cricket News

The Commonwealth Games Federation is in talks with the International Cricket Council to bring cricket, especially the Twenty20 format, back in the fold.. latest Cricket news- Commonwealth Games Asks International Cricket Council to Recall Cricket Back in the Crease

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Group A: Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (CCC), Dec 2, 2015

Live cricket score and commentary for AIA Premier Limited Over Tournament, Group A: Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (CCC), Dec 2, 2015

Piers Morgan
"Belated congrats to @Eoin16 & England team on a brilliant T20 series whitewash. Great leader, very promising team. https:/…"

Nagpur pitch rated as 'poor' by ICC Match Referee - Times of India

The ICC rated the track at Nagpur which hosted the third cricket Test between India and South Africa as "poor", triggering a review of the performance of the pitch under the ICC Pitch Monitoring Process.

"A tiny drop of my stout coffee splashed into my R-eye. It hasn't blinked in 20 miles and I can see a cricket breathe 100yds away at night" 07 hrs ago

England women to face Pakistan in ODIs and T20s next summer - BBC Sport

England women will face Pakistan in three one-day internationals and three Twenty20 internationals next summer.

Broken Cricket
"Shahid Afridi will play Test like ODI ODI like T20 T20 like Super Over Super Over like Test He completes life Circle of Cricket! #PAKvENG"

Dindigul pitch not underprepared - TN coach Sanjay

On a day when 21 wickets fell, Tamil Nadu coach M Sanjay denied that the Dindigul pitch was underprepared and pinned the blame for his side's batsmen for not showing patience and application

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