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Cricket Australia appoints Steve Waugh as mentor

MANCHESTER: Cricket Australia (CA) have appointed former batting great Steve Waugh as a mentor ahead of the fourth Ashes Test in Manchester starting from September 4, Sky Sports reported on Monday. “Steve was actually going to fly home,…

Burns, Root hold firm for England in 1st Ashes Test

Rory Burns and England captain Joe Root kept Australia at bay on the second day of the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston on Friday. At lunch, England were 71-1 in their first innings — a deficit of 213 runs. Burns was 41 not out and Root…

England still World Cup favourites: Langer

England remain favourites to win the Cricket World Cup despite the hosts’ surprising 20-run loss to Sri Lanka, Australia coach Justin Langer has said. Pre-tournament favourites England slumped to their second defeat of the tournament at…