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IPL 2021: Damien Wright to take charge as Punjab Kings' new bowling coach
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IPL 2021: Damien Wright to take charge as Punjab Kings' new bowling coach

The 45-year-old Wright was also the head coach of the Bangladesh U-19 cricket team and will help support the Punjab Kings squad under the guidance of head coach and Director of Cricket Operations, Anil Kumble.

India vs England: Ex-coach Andy Flower says visitors have ‘formidable players’ to get into winning positions
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India vs England: Ex-coach Andy Flower says visitors have ‘formidable players’ to get into winning positions

He was obviously referring to the likes of skipper Joe Root along with the pace duo of James Anderson and Stuart Broad, and not to forget that powerhouse of all-round talent called Ben Stokes.

West Indian all-rounder Dwayne Bravo says T10 can revolutionise cricket the way T20 did
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West Indian all-rounder Dwayne Bravo says T10 can revolutionise cricket the way T20 did

Dwayne Bravo is currently gearing up to take part in the upcoming Abu Dhabi T10.

Former England off-spinner Graeme Swann says he and Kevin Pietersen openly disliked each other
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Former England off-spinner Graeme Swann says he and Kevin Pietersen openly disliked each other

Part of a hugely successful English side, Swann and Pietersen played pivotal roles in England reaching the pinnacle in the world rankings and claiming the Ashes series at both home and away

India's Test series win Down Under came due to absence of Steven Smith and David Warner, feels Waqar Younis
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India's Test series win Down Under came due to absence of Steven Smith and David Warner, feels Waqar Younis

The legendary fast bowler, who is also the bowling coach of Pakistan team was speaking in the context of his country not being able to win even one Test match since 1995

Andrew Strauss wanted Kevin Pietersen to know Tests were more important than IPL, admits to poor handling of KP saga
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Andrew Strauss wanted Kevin Pietersen to know Tests were more important than IPL, admits to poor handling of KP saga

Strauss and Pietersen had a major fallout due to their difference of opinion with regards to ECB policy on IPL.

Yuvraj Singh named Maratha Arabians' icon player for Abu Dhabi T10 league
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Yuvraj Singh named Maratha Arabians' icon player for Abu Dhabi T10 league

Former India batsman Yuvraj Singh was on Thursday named Maratha Arabians' icon player for the upcoming Abu Dhabi T10 tournament, which will be his second appearance in a franchise-based competition since taking international retirement in June.

Former head coach Andy Flower set to leave England and Wales Cricket Board after 12 years
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Former head coach Andy Flower set to leave England and Wales Cricket Board after 12 years

During his spell as head coach, Flower led the team to No 1 in the test rankings, title success at the 2010 World Twenty20 and an Ashes series win in Australia in 2010-11

Ashes 2019: A statistical look at Steve Smith's record-breaking run during Test series
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Ashes 2019: A statistical look at Steve Smith's record-breaking run during Test series

Here's a statistical look at Steve Smith's Ashes 2019 batting form where he created and broke many records.

Pakistan Cricket Board invites applications for national team head coach, asks incumbent Mickey Arthur to file fresh application
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Pakistan Cricket Board invites applications for national team head coach, asks incumbent Mickey Arthur to file fresh application

The PCB's Cricket Committee will also be reviewing the team's World Cup debacle while it decides on the new coach and support staff positions

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Shane Warne's drug ban, South Africa's murky team selection and other controversies from previous editions
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Shane Warne's drug ban, South Africa's murky team selection and other controversies from previous editions

As we head into the 2019 edition of the ICC Cricket World Cup, we look back at some of the controversial moments in the history of the tournament.

'My god, she's Beautiful', remarked England's James Anderson on seeing Stuart Broad for first time
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'My god, she's Beautiful', remarked England's James Anderson on seeing Stuart Broad for first time

Anderson wrote: The first time Stuart Broad walked into the dressing room, with his flowing blond hair, striking blue eyes and perfect figure, I thought: 'My God, she's beautiful'.

Andrew Strauss steps down from England director of cricket role as wife undergoes cancer treatment
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Andrew Strauss steps down from England director of cricket role as wife undergoes cancer treatment

Andrew Strauss announced on Wednesday that he is standing down as England's director of cricket following a period of compassionate leave.

India vs England: Alastair Cook feels visitors' pace attack has variety and depth unlike previous touring sides
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India vs England: Alastair Cook feels visitors' pace attack has variety and depth unlike previous touring sides

Alastair Cook feels India's pace battery has variety and depth, something that they have lacked as a touring side all these years.

ECB stand-in director Andy Flower warns of IPL curtailing English players' growth in First-Class cricket
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ECB stand-in director Andy Flower warns of IPL curtailing English players' growth in First-Class cricket

Andy Flower, however, accepted the benefits of playing in the IPL, specially handling a lot of pressure and playing in front of big crowds and among some of the best players in the world.

England cricket director Andrew Strauss steps down for the season to support wife Ruth as she battles cancer
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England cricket director Andrew Strauss steps down for the season to support wife Ruth as she battles cancer

England cricket director Andrew Strauss is to stand down temporarily while his wife Ruth battles cancer, with Andy Flower filling in for Strauss.

Ashes 2017: Fed up with off-field issues, England skipper Joe Root urges players to prove their worth in third Test
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Ashes 2017: Fed up with off-field issues, England skipper Joe Root urges players to prove their worth in third Test

Root admitted he was sick and tired with the team's off-field alcohol-related incidents, which began before the tour with Ben Stokes' involvement in a fight outside a nightclub.

Pakistan vs World XI: Faf du Plessis praises hosts for efforts to revive international cricket
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Pakistan vs World XI: Faf du Plessis praises hosts for efforts to revive international cricket

South Africa's Faf du Plessis praised Pakistan's effort in its bid to win back confidence of foreign cricket teams and resume international cricket back at home.

Pakistan vs World XI: Hosts need to rejig playing team and step up in final T20I to win Independence Cup
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Pakistan vs World XI: Hosts need to rejig playing team and step up in final T20I to win Independence Cup

Whilst it appears that Pakistan have to do all the running to get themselves to challenge the World XI in the final game, the visitors for their part seem to have very few worries.

Pakistan vs World XI: Captain Faf du Plessis comforted by security arrangements in place for tour
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Pakistan vs World XI: Captain Faf du Plessis comforted by security arrangements in place for tour

The ICC has also sent security experts to monitor the three Twenty20s between Pakistan and the World XI.