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Jason Roy fined for showing dissent to umpire

LONDON: England batsman Jason Roy has been fined for breaching Level One of the ICC Code of Conduct during England's eight-wicket win over Australia on Thursday. Roy top-scored with 85 in England's chase of 224, helping the…

Imam says defeat against Australia was painful

Imam-ul-Haq says Pakistan will go all out against Bangladesh on Friday even if they have no realistic chance of reaching the World Cup semi-finals. Imam said there was no despondency in the Pakistan camp despite the difficult situation.…

Drop Khawaja, play Marsh: Warne advises Australia

SYDNEY: Spin legend Shane Warne has advised Australia to drop Pakistan-born Usman Khawaja from its squad against New Zealand. Taking to Twitter on Saturday, Warne insisted that Steve Smith must bat at number three instead of Khawaja who…

Steve Smith must bat at number 3, insists Shane Warne

Former Australia leg-spinner Shane Warne believes that Steve Smith is being wasted for being asked to bat down the order during the ICC World Cup. Although Smith has been making useful contributions with the bat, he has struggled to hit…

ICC and ECB welcome Commonwealth Games nomination

The International Cricket Council (ICC) and England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), welcomed the decision by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) to nominate women’s cricket for inclusion at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham in 2022.…