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Cricket Australia dumps boundary countback rule in Big Bash, multiple Super Overs to decide winners of tiebreakers
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Cricket Australia dumps boundary countback rule in Big Bash, multiple Super Overs to decide winners of tiebreakers

Cricket Australia said that under the new rules, if two teams are tied at the end of a final and then again after a Super Over, subsequent Super Overs will be played until there is a clear winner in both the men's and women's T20 leagues.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Captain Dimuth Karunaratne wants more Sri Lanka players to gain overseas experience
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Captain Dimuth Karunaratne wants more Sri Lanka players to gain overseas experience

Sri Lanka have failed to replicate their 1996 World Cup triumph in the current tournament, with the retirements of Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara leaving them short of top-class talent.

England great Ian Botham backs ECB's proposed 100-ball competition, hopes it matches global appeal of IPL, Big Bash
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England great Ian Botham backs ECB's proposed 100-ball competition, hopes it matches global appeal of IPL, Big Bash

Botham believes the new tournament, due to start in 2020, could compete with the other popular franchise-based leagues.

Ashes 2017: England's Alastair Cook has scars from last series, Stuart Broad not up to it at the moment, says Mitchell Johnson
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Ashes 2017: England's Alastair Cook has scars from last series, Stuart Broad not up to it at the moment, says Mitchell Johnson

England opener Alastair Cook has managed only 83 runs in the current campaign at a paltry average of 13.83.

Sony Pictures grab media rights for men's international cricket in Australia starting with upcoming Ashes
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Sony Pictures grab media rights for men's international cricket in Australia starting with upcoming Ashes

The SPN will broadcast Australian cricket via its sports network of 11 channels, which also covers a number of countries, including Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

England's Alex Hales unlikely to face charges for involvement in Ben Stokes incident
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England's Alex Hales unlikely to face charges for involvement in Ben Stokes incident

England batsman Alex Hales is unlikely to face charges for his involvement in the late-night row that could cost Ben Stokes his place on this year's Ashes tour.

John Hastings quitting Test and ODI cricket is a bigger loss than it seems for Australia
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John Hastings quitting Test and ODI cricket is a bigger loss than it seems for Australia

Australia and Hastings will miss each other in ODI cricket and the goodbye does not auger well for a side struggling to identify their back-up seamers.

Big Bash League: Afghanistan’s spin sensation Rashid Khan to play for Adelaide Strikers in upcoming season
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Big Bash League: Afghanistan’s spin sensation Rashid Khan to play for Adelaide Strikers in upcoming season

Rashid Khan, the 18-year-old who was one of the most successful bowlers in this year's Indian Premier League, will become the first Afghan to feature at the tournament.

Australian seamer James Pattinson ready for return, but not in Test cricket
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Australian seamer James Pattinson ready for return, but not in Test cricket

James Pattinson is ready to return to cricket next month after being out of action since February due to injury, but has ruled out Tests this year.

India's Smriti Mandhana signed by Brisbane Heat for Women's Big Bash League
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India's Smriti Mandhana signed by Brisbane Heat for Women's Big Bash League

Smriti Mandhana, whose signing was confirmed following a no-objection certificate from BCCI, will join Deandra Dottin, the West Indies vice-captain, as Heat's second international recruit for the season.

Harmanpreet Kaur becomes first Indian woman to join Big Bash, signs with Sydney Thunder
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Harmanpreet Kaur becomes first Indian woman to join Big Bash, signs with Sydney Thunder

Harmanpreet Kaur became the first India female cricketer to be signed by an overseas Twenty20 league, with Sydney Thunder confirmed her signing on Sunday.

Y'all can kiss my 'Black Rass': Gayle hits back at critics in expletive-ridden post after BBL stint
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Y'all can kiss my 'Black Rass': Gayle hits back at critics in expletive-ridden post after BBL stint

Gayle went out of BBL on a high with a record-equalling 12-ball 50 even as his side, Melbourne Renegades could not make it to the summit clash. It is widely believed that he may not be invited to return to BBL.

Sexist exit: Chris Gayle set to be banned from Big Bash League in the future
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Sexist exit: Chris Gayle set to be banned from Big Bash League in the future

Big-hitting West Indies batsman Chris Gayle is set to be banned from future Big Bash League tournaments as a fallout of his controversial TV interview with Channel 10 journalist Mel McLaughlin.

He's a creep, a womaniser: Fresh allegations emerge against Gayle after flirting fiasco
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He's a creep, a womaniser: Fresh allegations emerge against Gayle after flirting fiasco

The storm surrounding star cricketer Chris Gayle over an attempt to flirt with an Australian presenter on live TV intensified Wednesday as new allegations about his behaviour towards women emerged.

Chris Gayle fined $7,000 for 'out of line' TV chat-up with female presenter
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Chris Gayle fined $7,000 for 'out of line' TV chat-up with female presenter

The Melbourne Renegades fined star opener Chris Gayle US$7,000 on Tuesday after an attempt to flirt with a female presenter on live TV which cricket authorities condemned as "completely out of line".

Clarke to lead Melbourne Stars in Big Bash League for next two seasons
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Clarke to lead Melbourne Stars in Big Bash League for next two seasons

The announcement was made today at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, where Clarke led Australia to victory over New Zealand in the World Cup final on March 29.

Tendulkar almost joined Sydney Thunder in the Big Bash
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Tendulkar almost joined Sydney Thunder in the Big Bash

At the time though, Tendulkar was mulling over retirement from the international cricket and chose to remain in Mumbai.

Warne quits Big Bash, officially retires from all forms of cricket
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Warne quits Big Bash, officially retires from all forms of cricket

The 43-year-old legspinner is the second highest test wicket-taker of all-time with 708 scalps behind Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan (800).

Viv Richards to mentor Big Bash team Melbourne Stars
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Viv Richards to mentor Big Bash team Melbourne Stars

Richards, who never lost a series during his time as West Indies captain, brings an outstanding resume to his new role.