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Quinton De Kock appointed South Africa's new one-day captain

Quinton De Kock appointed South Africa’s new one-day captain ahead of the three-match series with England Faf Du Plessis has previously been skipper for South Africa in all three formats The 35-year-old recently hinted he was keen to start passing on responsibility Quinton De Kock will start his reign in the forthcoming series against England […]

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Hazlewood eyes Twenty20 Cup after India ODIs

Josh Hazlewood wants to use his longest stint of white-ball cricket to push his way into Australia's Twenty20 World Cup squad after missing last year's ODI tournament. Hazlewood made a successful return for Australia on Sunday night against India, taking 1-55 to be the best of the pacemen in his first ODI in 14 months. […]

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Revamped BBL ignites viewership epidemic

On January 2, 2016, 80,883 cricket fans filed into the MCG to witness the Big Bash League Melbourne derby — a BBL record. T20 superstar Chris Gayle departed early, former Australian captain Cameron White struck a swift fifty, Ashes villain Kevin Pietersen was dismissed cheaply, and the crowd raised to their feet when Luke Wright […]

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England's dismantling of South Africa points to a bright future

Poles apart! England’s emphatic dismantling of South Africa’s batting line-up surely points to a bright future Providing rain does not offer an escape, this will be an emphatic win for England  The weakness of the opposition South Africa must be taken into account as well  The bowling was outstanding, but the hosts were woeful and […]