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It’s just NOT cricket: Death threats stalk Daily Maverick reporter

Over two years ago Daily Maverick published a story on a cricketer who was prone to telling tall tales. He has since resurfaced and has been sending death threats to our reporter. Caution: contains upsetting language. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

Virender Sehwag
"Wah !Cricket upgraded in US, NehraJi upgraded to smartphone and now #YogeshwarDutt 's 2012 bronze likely to be upgraded to silver. #Upgrade" 06 hrs ago

Big Bash: Ian Bell joins Perth Scorchers for Twenty20 - BBC Sport

Warwickshire and former England one-day batsman Ian Bell signs for the Perth Scorchers in the Australian Big Bash Twenty20 league.

K L Rahul
"Thank you for your kind words @sachin_rt @YUVSTRONG12 @VVSLaxman281 @virendersehwag it's great to have people you looked up to appreciate u" 12 hrs ago

World T20: Joe Root challenges England squad to...Latest UK

World T20: Joe Root challenges England squad to keep their cool in India #Englandsquad

jayanta das
"Congrats to @DaleSteyn62 for 8-99 Match Figures. This is your 26th 5WI Haul in Test Cricket. Total Test Wkts "

Unchanged England win toss and bat | Cricket | ESPN Cricinfo

England won the toss and chose to bat first with an unchanged side in the third ODI at Trent Bridge

virat kohli
"Last Selfie from the states for now. Thanks for all the love & unbelievable atmosphere at the games. God Bless All "

Kohli retains No. 1 spot in T20 rankings, Ashwin climbs to fourth - Times of India

Virat Kohli has maintained his number one position in the ICC T20 batsmen rankings, while off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin returned to the top five in the bowlers' list, climbing up to fourth spot from seventh.

Mirza Iqbal Baig
"Pak cricket team's body language is telling that they have already lost da match.Once again poor captaincy by Azhar Ali,Wahab bowled wayward" 04 hrs ago

Subway cricket prankster fears for life as cops seek her arrest - NY Daily News

She asked for understanding, but all she got was crickets.

Kitty Shana
"@PendleSports #FreebieFriday Would you like to win a Gunn & Moore Cricket Bat? Simply retweet and follow to be in with a chance!"

Sri Lanka seek revival against depleted Australia

Sri Lanka, trailing the ODI series 2-1, without Tillakaratne Dilshan will now take on Australia without Steven Smith, Nathan Coulter-Nile and the recently injured Shaun Marsh in the fourth ODI on Wednesday

"World T20: Joe Root challenges England squad to keep their cool... #englandsquad" 09 hrs ago

Nita Ambani elected as IOC member, first Indian woman to do so - The Hindu

Nita Ambani was on Thursday formally elected as an individual member of the International Olympic Committee (ICC) at its 129th session. The IOC Executive Board had nominated her to the committee i

sachin tendulkar
"In company of champs who proved their mettle @Pvsindhu1 @SakshiMalik @DipaKarmakar & super coach #PullelaGopichand https://t…"

Hope we will cope with conditions - Jahanara

While mentioning the difficulty of adjusting to Irish conditions in a short time-frame, Bangladesh Women captain Jahanara Alam expressed hope that her side would tackle that obstacle and have a successful tour

Nadeem F. Paracha
"Poor Azhar Ali is just too decent for the unabashed brutalities of modern-day limited overs cricket. He should've been on a vacation."

Nic Maddinson, Kurtis Patterson push Australia A into Quadrangular final

Centuries from Nic Maddinson and Kutis Patterson set up a thrilling one-run win for Australia A in a run fest against India A at the Ray Mitchell Oval on Tuesday

Chris Hari
"With Our Hero @Suriya_offl Anna At #Cricket Mor 8.00am Me : Anna Nama Team Dha Win Anna :" 06 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score of England vs Pakistan, 3rd ODI at Nottingham

Catch the live updates of England vs Pakistan, 3rd ODI

Loved every minute of captaincy - David Warner

David Warner said he enjoyed his international captaincy debut, in the 3rd ODI against Sri Lanka, but hopes he can regain his batting form soon

"Cricket: South Africa have won the Second Test against New Zealand at Centurion to take a 1-0 series win. #SAvsNZ" 04 hrs ago

Giles Clarke to leave England and Wales Cricket...AU~RADAR

Giles Clarke to leave England and Wales Cricket Board in bid to become #InternationalCricketCouncil

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Virat Kohli Retains No.1 Spot, Ravichandran Ashwin Returns to Top-5 - Cricket News

Virat Kohli remained the top batsman in the world in Twenty20 rankings with off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin returning to the top-5 of bowlers' rankings.. latest Cricket news

Alternative Cricket
"One of cricket's great sights: watching @DaleSteyn62 running in like his life depends on wickets! #SAvNZ"
Saj Sadiq
"Dale Steyn has moved to 11th place on the list of highet wicket-takers in Tests. Now has 416 wickets at an average of 22.24 #Cricket #SAvNZ" 08 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score of South Africa vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 4 at Centurion

Catch the live updates of South Africa vs New Zealand, 2nd Test - Day 4 here

Saj Sadiq
"Highest ODI scores against Pakistan: V Kohli 183 A Hales 171 B Lara 156 B Lara 153 #Cricket #EngvPak" 12 hrs ago

New Zealand to keep trialling day-night first-class cricket - The Express Tribune

Board aims to build toward­s hostin­g their inaugu­ral pink ball home Test agains­t Englan­d in 2018

Virat Gang
"[PIC] @imVkohli gifted his jersey to the 84-year-old lady who came all the way from India to cheer #TeamIndiaInUSA. https://…"
Abhishek Kushare
"@sachin_rt आरोपकर्ता लड़की बालिग,फिर भीPOCSO एक्ट लगाकर क्या दिखाना चाहता है कोर्ट?  #SaveSaints_SaveNation https://t.…" 03 hrs ago

Dale Steyn's five-fer seals South Africa's series victory

The pace spearhead took eight wickets in the match to propel the hosts to a comprehensive 204-run win in the second Test against New Zealand

Virat Gang
"[JUST IN] @imVkohli retains No. 1 spot in the @ICC T20 Rankings for batsmen. Congratulations Champ! @BCCI #VGVK18FC https://…"
"if your boyfriend prefers boring drama serial over cricket match, you're dating a girl." 05 hrs ago

Jason Gillespie: Departing Yorkshire head coach would consider return - BBC Sport

Yorkshire head coach Jason Gillespie says he could return to Yorkshire in future after deciding to leave the club.

Ebba Qureshi
"This is how 1day cricket is played. & twitteratis i'm @AzharMahmood11 's wife not the captains so please stop sending me abuse on the latter" 04 hrs ago

Series at stake for Sri Lanka in fourth ODI |

In the post Dilshan ODI era, Sri Lanka will have to get their act together in a must-win clash at Dambulla

Saj Sadiq
"Something to cheer Pakistan fans up. The updated ICC Test rankings after the conclusion of #SAVNZ series #Cricket https…"

Pink ball set to make debut in Plunket Shield

New Zealand's domestic circuit will get its first feel of the pink ball during the upcoming season of the Plunket Shield, with three matches in March scheduled to be played under lights

Fox Star Hindi
"Some more M.S.Dhoni trivia for you: The 1st test match @msdhoni played was against Sri Lanka in 2005! @ArunPandey99 https…" 03 hrs ago

What if: Sreesanth dropped the catch of Misbah-ul-Haq in the 2007 T20 World Cup final - Yahoo Cricket India

'What if: Sreesanth dropped the catch of Misbah-ul-Haq in the 2007 T20 World Cup final' on Yahoo Cricket India. The future of Indian cricket would have been so different if Sreesanth had missed the catch of Misbah-ul-Haq

".@imVkohli continues to be ranked as the No.1 batsman in T20s. But who is the top bolwer?" 05 hrs ago

South Africa close in on huge win |

The duo of Watling and Nicholls stitched a 68-run stand for the fifth wicket before the former was dismissed on the brink of Tea

Sarkhail Khan
"RT @Sarkhail7Khan: When I die I want the cricket team, minus Misbah, to lower me in to my grave so that they can let me down one last time."

Injured Shaun Marsh to fly home from Sri Lanka

Shaun Marsh has been forced home from the tour of Sri Lanka after breaking his finger while fielding in Australia's win in the third ODI in Dambulla on Sunday

salman ahmad
"Poor Azhar Ali, who ever thought of making him Captain has no clue of #Cricket. Huge gulf in leadership.Looks like more "learning" for #Pak"

Jeetan Patel a class apart as Warwickshire's gameplan pays off

Jeetan Patel was hailed as 'one of the best overseas players Warwickshire have ever had' by Ian Bell a match-winning five-wicket haul

"#ALHAMDULILLAH I m cricket lover Not Pizaa @AylynaK "

South Africa set New Zealand 400-run target

South Africa declared their second innings at 132 for 7, after adding 27 in the first hour on the fourth morning, to set New Zealand a target of 400 at SuperSport Park

Times of India
".@imVkohli retains No 1 spot in T20 rankings, @ashwinravi99 climbs to 4th" © 2016