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The delights of car cricket: readers' views

Whoever was in bat scored runs for spotting telephone boxes, post boxes, petrol pumps and pubs.

AB - Avengers Assembled! |

Witnessed the latest blitzkrieg by de Villiers? Ofcourse, you did! When he is batting, the world stops to watch. And not because of his insane talent, but because with him on the crease anything is possible.Now, to say that he is human, is an understatement. Nor is he the last surviving member of a ...

Royal Challengers
".@ABdeVilliers17 is one of the finest cricket superheros the world has seen! Find out why:"
Malik Abrar
"#PakvsZim just not about Cricket series but Pakistan's message for the world and ICC, "We are Peace Loving Nation". http:/…" 09 hrs ago

BBC Sport - Yasir Arafat: England T20 Blast can emulate Australian success

Hampshire and Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat says England's Twenty20 competition can learn from Australia's Big Bash equivalent.

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SL clubs against proposed changes to domestic structure

Several club cricket administrators have voiced opposition to the changes to domestic structure proposed by Sri Lanka Cricket

Lancashire CCC
"Very well done @jimmy9 who has taken his 400th wicket in Test Match cricket for @ECB_cricket. Unbelievable effort! http://t.c…" 06 hrs ago

The delights of car cricket: readers' views - Telegraph

Readers share their thoughts on recent travel stories. Send us your feedback for the chance to win return flights to Prague

Saj Sadiq
"Wasim Akram "The crowd today brought back memories of my playing days. You can't keep cricket away from Pakistan" #Cricket #PakvZim"
Ali Martin
"Slight fear that #Jimmy400 will overshadow the fact that New Zealand's Luke Ronchi has become the first Luke to play Test cricket" 06 hrs ago

BBC Sport - James Anderson: England bowler takes 400th Test wicket

James Anderson becomes the first England bowler to take 400 Test wickets in the second Test against New Zealand.

Benedict Bermange
"Ronchi the first Luke to play Test cricket - completing the four gospels. Still need Apostles Bartholomew, Thaddeus and Judas though!"

Devon, Cornwall excited by Championship debate

If the County Championship is extended to 21 teams and a Minor County needs to be elevated, a combined Devon and Cornwall team could be the answer

Faizan Lakhani
"Hats off to people of Lahore for showing the love for Cricket, you have proved that no one can keep Cricket away from Pak, says Wasim Akram." 03 hrs ago

Wasim Akram hopes international cricket continues in Pakistan - IBNLive

Akram said watching the delight of the fans at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore reminded him of his playing days.

Broken Cricket
"Only below things Changed in McCullum from IPL Yellow Jersey to White Jersey India to England T20 to Test Cricket But Batting remains Same" 08 hrs ago

Glenn McGrath to Coach Australia's 'Gen-Next' in India - Cricket News

Cricket legend Glenn McGrath is a coaching director at the MRF Pace Foundation in Chennai.. latest Cricket news- Glenn McGrath to Coach Australia's 'Gen-Next' in India

"देखा अम्बानी की टीम Mumbai Indians #IPLFinal जीतगयी,मै तो पहलेसे ही कहरहा था की सब मिलेहुए है जी " 06 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score : Pakistan vs Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI , Zimbabwe tour of Pakistan, 2015 - Cricket News

Live Cricket Score of Pakistan vs Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI at Lahore: Pakistan opt to field

Yorkshire Cricket
"There is cricket being played at Headingley..... By a group of #Minions! #ENGvNZ"
Piers Morgan
"I'll show you my Googly > RT @teresalee05: @piersmorgan would love to pop my cricket cherry with you " 08 hrs ago

How Douglas Jardine's Scottish heritage influenced his England cricket captaincy

If we are to understand Douglas Jardine, the most divisive and controversial cricketer who ever played for England, we must understand his Scottishness

Adam Morehouse
"T20 Best Bowling @leicsccc v @DurhamCricket: 4-11 Taylor 4-22 Ireland 3-14 @virendersehwag, Wyatt 3-17 Griffith 3-19 Walker"

Features : NATWEST T20 BLAST

Dan Norcross is joined by Northamptonshire Steelbacks' Steven Crook to preview the latest round of the Natwest T20 Blast.

Saj Sadiq
"Wasim Akram "Look at the passion from Pakistan cricket lovers who have been queuing for nearly 5 hours in this heat" #PakvZim #Cricket"
Michael Vaughan
"Your cricket club have the best teas in the land...enter by Monday for your club to win 5k courtesy of @YorkshireTea" 08 hrs ago

BBC Sport - Yasir Arafat: England's T20 Blast can learn from Australian success

England's Twenty20 competition can learn from Australia's Big Bash, Hampshire and Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat says.

Saj Sadiq
"Tickets for the 2nd and 3rd ODIs are completely sold out meaning full houses at GSL for every match of this series #PakvZim #Cricket" 09 hrs ago

Yorkshire puts backbone into new England - Telegraph

County provides three of the top five England batsmen for Test series against New Zealand, and there are more to come, writes Jonathan Liew

"To know that the God of cricket is about to hit his play button is surreal! Visit for details! #Sac…"

Unchanged Pakistan bowl, Coventry back | Cricket | ESPN Cricinfo

In a bid to seal this first ODI series win in two years, Pakistan invited Zimbabwe to bat in Lahore. Azhar Ali made the decision to avoid bowling in the dew likely to appear in the evening

saad farrukh
"Wasim akram perhaps is the only cricket star in pakistan who has done justice with his celebrity status."

'Generous' BCCI gives big CLT20 relief to Star - The Times of India

In a show of rare bonhomie, Star has managed to convince the BCCI to waive off $475m that they were scheduled to pay for the remaining four years of Champions League T20 event.

Somerset welcome Chris Gayle for a Blast | Cricket | ESPN Cricinfo

ESPNcricinfo brings you the team news ahead of the third round of the NatWest T20 Blast

Dawn Media Group
"Cricket can't be kept away from Pakistan, says Wasim Akram" 03 hrs ago

Cops injured in Qaddafi Stadium explosion

LAHORE: A low intensity blast outside Qaddafi Stadium, where a one-day international between Pakistan and Zimbabwe is underway, has left at least three policemen injured, Samaa reported. Sources quoted senior police officials as denying any explosive device was involved in the blast. 'It was a

"Cricket: the sport that worries about being unpopular and then complains when large crowds enjoy themselves making beer snakes etc. #EngvNZ" 04 hrs ago

BBC Sport - Scotland v Afghanistan: Con de Lange given first full call-up

South Africa-born Con de Lange is included in Scotland's full squad for the first time against Afghanistan.

Michael Tomalaris
"Congratulations @HansenAdam for completing 250th consecutive Grand Tour stage. "Statistics of Don Bradman cricket proportions." @mwkeenan"
Mahinda Vallipuram
"@NepalCricket @CricketAus @IPL Lasith Malinga Sri Lanka World T20 winning captain onboard #BatforNepal #kinraraoval http:…"

England bowl, Ronchi replaces Anderson for NZ

Alastair Cook won the toss and chose to bowl once the clouds had cleared at Headingley, with England fielding the same XI who won the first Test at Lord's

Piers Morgan
"Last time I watched cricket at Headingley, I lost a Tetley's drinking bet and had to do a moonie on the square when play finished." 15 hrs ago

'Generous' BCCI gives big CLT20 relief to STAR - Cricbuzz

BCCI has given a concession to the broadcast rights holder of CLT20 as they plan a new tournament to replace it

Star Sports India
"Will @imVKohli's aggressive approach tame the @BCBtigers when Team India tour Bangladesh? #INDvBAN…"

Central Lancashire League start merger talks with Saddleworth League as Heywood CC opt to join Greater Manchester Cricket League - Manchester Evening News

Founder members of the CLL Heywood will leave at the end of the season along with Clifton CC, but Rochdale CC and Littleborough CC are staying in the 123-year-old competition

Faizan Lakhani
"Great to see international cricket coming back to Pakistan, says @wasimakramlive. #CricketComesHome…"

Watch: Virat Kohli hits the dance floor with Dwayne Bravo

In the video, both Kohli and Bravo look so dapper and hardly come across as cricketers

Faizan Lakhani
""International Cricket fraternity should come forward and support Pakistan Cricket," says Wasim Akram. #CricketComesHome" © 2015