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‘Wanted to compete every hour, every session’ – Karunaratne

Having come straight from a disastrous tour of Australia, following another very poor one of New Zealand, all Sri Lanka had aimed to do in Durban was compete.Where in Brisbane and Canberra Sri Lanka had virtually been played out...

Scotland bowlers smother Oman, storm to T20I Quad Series title

Scotland 115 for 3 (Berrington 47*, MacLeod 29*) beat Oman 111 (Goud 31*, Watt 3-20, Neill 3-21) by seven wicketsA wicket-maiden by Alasdair Evans to open the match was followed by a pair of three-fors to debutant seamer Adrian...

Prithvi Shaw set to return from injury in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

The Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, India's domestic T20 competition, begins on February 21 and will see plenty of its best players in action. Not least among them Prithvi Shaw, who is set to mark his return from an ankle...

Ireland break Netherlands jinx with Stuart Poynter last-ball six

Ireland 183 for 9 (Balbirnie 83, O'Brien 46) beat Netherlands 182 for 2 ( Visee 78, Thompson 4-18) by one wicket Netherlands' mystical hold over Ireland since their famous chase at Sylhet in 2014 seemed set to continue in...

Ireland break Netherlands jinx with Stuart Poynter last-ball six | Cricket

Stuart Poynter hits Paul van Meekeren over the leg side for a last-ball six to win it © Peter Della Penna Ireland 183 for 9 (Balbirnie 83, O'Brien 46) beat Netherlands 182 for 2 ( Visee 78, Thompson 4-18) by...

Central Districts’ bowling firepower lifts them to title win

Central Districts 147 for 8 (Foxcroft 63, Santner 2-23, Abbott 2-29) beat Northern Districts 80 (Seifert 18, Milne 3-12, Ajaz 3-24, Bracewell 2-10) by 67 runsA Central Districts bowling attack, comprising only internationals - Seth Rance, Adam Milne, Doug...

We needed to kill the game earlier – Glenn Maxwell on where it all...

Melbourne Stars needed 53 runs from 43 deliveries with 10 wickets in hand to win the BBL title.They lost. Would you call that a choke? "Your words not mine," a shattered Melbourne Stars captain Glenn Maxwell said.Cricketers hate labels,...

Renegade Boyce atones for unceremonious Hurricanes exit

This time a year ago, Cameron Boyce was running drinks for Hobart Hurricanes for their appearances in the semis and final of a tournament won by Adelaide Strikers, dropped after playing every qualifying match.At the end of the season...

How did Melbourne Renegades pull that off?

The BBL title looked sure to be heading to the green side of Melbourne as Ben Dunk and Marcus Stoinis took the Stars to 93 without loss chasing 146, needing 53 off 43 balls with all their wickets in...

Melbourne Renegades complete stunning turnaround to clinch Big Bash title | Cricket

Sam Harper celebrates Melbourne Renegades' tittle win with team-mates © Getty Images Melbourne Renegades 5 for 145 (Cooper 43*, Christian 38*, Zampa 2-21) beat Melbourne Renegades 7 for 132 (Dunk 57, Tremain 2-21, Boyce 2-30) by 13 runs Swooping as...

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