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Crawley, Pope, Sibley awarded England central contracts

England have awarded central contracts to Zak Crawley, Ollie Pope and Dom Sibley for the first time. Crawley, Pope and Sibley have been handed Test contracts, having all scored maiden centuries for England over the past 12 months. Kent batsman Crawley made his international debut against New Zealand last winter and scored a brilliant double […]

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Kiwis survive late scare

Australian captain Meg Lanning defended her decision not to give leg-spinner Georgia Wareham her full complement of four overs as New Zealand survived a late scare to win Wednesday’s T20 international at Allan Border Field by five wickets. Cruising at 3-96 in the 16th over in pursuit of 124 to win, the White Ferns suffered […]

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Renshaw earns Bulls recall

Former Test opener Matt Renshaw has been recalled to Queensland’s Sheffield Shield squad, where he’s set to battle for a spot in the Bulls’ middle order. The Bulls on Tuesday announced a 15-man squad that will next week travel to South Australia for the first four rounds of the new Shield season. Renshaw was dropped […]

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Australia set for split tours to NZ, South Africa

Cricket Australia is preparing to have men's teams touring New Zealand and South Africa simultaneously next year as the coronavirus causes a scheduling crunch. New Zealand Cricket unveiled its home international fixture list for the summer on Tuesday, with the Aussie men set to play five Twenty20 internationals in the Shaky Isles at the back […]

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Marsh ankle scans left in the UAE

Mitch Marsh is waiting for approval to get out of hotel quarantine in Perth for more scans on his injured ankle after his Indian Premier League team kept the ones he had taken in the United Arab Emirates. The all-rounder injured his ankle while bowling his first over of the IPL, had scans in Dubai, […]

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Perry out again and summer in doubt

Superstar all-rounder Ellyse Perry has re-injured the hamstring she had surgery on earlier this year and won’t play any of the remaining four games against New Zealand. Perry, who suffered the serious injury during the T20 World Cup and missed Australia’s victory in the final, had been training with the Australian squad in Brisbane and […]