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Jack Taylor: Gloucestershire all-rounder named vice-captain to Chris Dent

Fri, 03/30/2018 - 13:14
Gloucestershire all-rounder Jack Taylor will be vice-captain in the County Championship and One-Day Cup this summer.
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Australian ball-tampering: Fourth Test against South Africa begins

Fri, 03/30/2018 - 12:30
Australia's new captain Tim Paine says his players will "look after each other", as the first match since the ball-tampering scandal got under way.
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Ireland bowler Tim Murtagh out of Somerset game in Taunton

Fri, 03/30/2018 - 11:37
Ireland paceman Tim Murtagh will miss next month's four-day match against Somerset after returning to Middlesex.
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Champion County match: MCC complete innings win over Essex

Fri, 03/30/2018 - 11:09
Somerset spinner Dom Bess takes six wickets as MCC beat Essex in the Champion County match by an innings and 34 runs.
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New Zealand v England: Jonny Bairstow hits unbeaten 97 as batsmen struggle again

Fri, 03/30/2018 - 07:29
Jonny Bairstow makes an unbeaten 97 as England's batsmen largely struggle on the first day of the second Test against New Zealand.
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Ball-tampering trio's ban questioned as union raises welfare concerns - reaction & vote

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 20:32
Ball-tampering bans given to Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft contain "glaring and clear anomalies", says the Australian Cricketers' Association.
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Tampering and tears - Australian cricket's week of woe

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 20:32
BBC Sport recaps a remarkable week in the world of cricket, in which three Australia players - Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft - were banned for ball-tampering and coach Darren Lehmann stepped down.
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Somerset open to future Bancroft move after cancelling 2018 deal

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 17:54
Somerset confirm that Cameron Bancroft will no longer join the club in 2018, but do not rule out a future deal.
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Darren Lehmann announces he will quit as Australia coach

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 16:44
An emotional Darren Lehmann announces that he will quit as head coach of Australia at the end of the current Test series against South Africa.
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Australian ball-tampering: Darren Lehmann to quit as Australia coach

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 13:27
Darren Lehmann is to quit as Australia head coach at the end of the current Test series against South Africa amid the ball-tampering scandal.
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Joe Root: What's happened to Australia trio sends message to world cricket

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 13:10
Joe Root says the bans on three Australia players for ball-tampering sends "a strong message to anyone who plays world cricket".
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Australian ball-tampering: ICC to review player behaviour and punishment

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 12:19
The ICC wants to 'strengthen sanctions' around player behaviour, following the Australian ball-tampering scandal.
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Steve Smith: Former Australia captain breaks down in tears at press conference

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 10:25
Former Australia captain Steve Smith breaks down in tears as he apologises for his part in the ball-tampering scandal.
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Hain & Bess tons keep MCC in control against Essex

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 10:08
Sam Hain and Dom Bess hit centuries as MCC continue to dominate Essex on day two of the Champion County game.
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England spinner Crane bids to return in May

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 10:04
Hampshire and England leg-spinner Mason Crane targets May's One-Day Cup for a return from a stress fracture of his back.
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Ireland men & women to play T20 double-header v India & Bangladesh

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 09:40
Ireland's men and women's teams will play T20 internationals against India and Bangladesh on 29 June at Malahide.
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England Women fall to second successive T20 defeat with heavy loss to India

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 08:49
England's preparations for the women's T20 tri-series final are hit by a second heavy defeat in as many days, this time an eight-wicket loss to India.
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Australian ball-tampering: David Warner apologises for 'stain on game'

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 07:27
David Warner apologises for causing "distress" to cricket fans "in Australia and all over the world" after the ball-tampering incident which has seen him banned for a year.
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New Zealand v England: Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes dropped from squad

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 07:16
Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes are dropped by England for the second and final Test against New Zealand in Christchurch on Friday.
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Australia must stop 'butting heads' with opponents - Lehmann

Wed, 03/28/2018 - 20:15
Australia must change their style of play and stop "butting heads" with opponents after the ball tampering scandal, says coach Darren Lehmann.
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