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Glenn Maxwell re-signed by England county side Lancashire for upcoming season of T20 Blast
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Glenn Maxwell re-signed by England county side Lancashire for upcoming season of T20 Blast

The 31-year-old Maxwell will play in at least the first eight North Group fixtures before returning Australia for national duty, the club announced

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: From Annabel Sutherland to Richa Ghosh, five World Cup debutants to watch out for
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: From Annabel Sutherland to Richa Ghosh, five World Cup debutants to watch out for

As the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 is about to commence, we profile some of the exciting cricketers who'll be making their world cup debuts

Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers eclipse Melbourne Stars by 19 runs in rain-hit BBL final
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Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers eclipse Melbourne Stars by 19 runs in rain-hit BBL final

After rain interruption, Sydney Sixers returned to defend 117, and quick Josh Hazlewood, spin duo Nathan Lyon and Steve O’Keefe mowed down Melbourne’s top order to effectively seal the match.

Big Bash League: Melbourne Stars coach David Hussey fined $1370 for joking about wearing spikes during pitch inspection
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Big Bash League: Melbourne Stars coach David Hussey fined $1370 for joking about wearing spikes during pitch inspection

The comments made by David Hussey, during a television interview, were found contrary to the spirit of the game and unbecoming of a coach

Big Bash League 2019-20: Marcus Stoinis slams tournament's highest individual score as Melbourne Stars beat Sydney Sixers
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Big Bash League 2019-20: Marcus Stoinis slams tournament's highest individual score as Melbourne Stars beat Sydney Sixers

Marcus Stoinis on Sunday scored the highest individual score in Big Bash League (BBL) history, a 79-ball 147 for Melbourne Stars.

BBL: Sydney Thunder's Chris Green banned from bowling for three months by CA for illegal action
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BBL: Sydney Thunder's Chris Green banned from bowling for three months by CA for illegal action

The 26-year-old uncapped off-spinner was bought by KKR for his base price of Rs 20 lakh at the auction last month. He was reported for a suspect action during his team Sydney Thunder's loss to Melbourne Stars last week.

South Africa vs England: Dale Steyn aiming for international comeback in limited-overs series next month, World T20 on his radar
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South Africa vs England: Dale Steyn aiming for international comeback in limited-overs series next month, World T20 on his radar

Steyn, who retired from Test cricket last year, has been battling to keep his career alive in the other two formats despite being hampered by a recurring shoulder injury

Big Bash League: Glenn Maxwell celebrates massive payday at IPL auction with whirlwind 83 for Melbourne Stars
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Big Bash League: Glenn Maxwell celebrates massive payday at IPL auction with whirlwind 83 for Melbourne Stars

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell on Friday smashed a scintillating 83 off 39 balls for Melbourne Stars in the Big Bash League, a day after being picked by Kings XI Punjab for a whopping Rs 10.75 crore at the IPL auction.

Veteran South African pacer Dale Steyn signs with Melbourne Stars ahead of upcoming Big Bash League season
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Veteran South African pacer Dale Steyn signs with Melbourne Stars ahead of upcoming Big Bash League season

36-year-old Dal Steyn, South Africa's highest wicket-taker in Test cricket with 439 scalps, had retired last month from the longest format of the game

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodrigues will miss upcoming edition of WBBL: Report
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Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodrigues will miss upcoming edition of WBBL: Report

If it weren’t for scheduling reasons and workload management issues Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodrigues were likely to be part of the upcoming season of the Women's Big Bash League (WBBL).

Stephen Fleming steps down as Melbourne Stars coach in Big Bash League after four seasons in charge
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Stephen Fleming steps down as Melbourne Stars coach in Big Bash League after four seasons in charge

Melbourne Stars coach Stephen Fleming has quit after four seasons in charge, having witnessed his team implode to city rivals the Renegades in this year's Big Bash League final.

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli says playing couple of more ODIs before World Cup would have been beneficial and logical
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India vs Australia: Virat Kohli says playing couple of more ODIs before World Cup would have been beneficial and logical

India are playing two T20Is and five ODIs against Australia in what will be their last international assignment before the opening World Cup fixture against South Africa in on 5 June

BBL 2018-19 review: More games, less crowd; Dan Christian's chemistry with finals; Asian spinners' thunder Down Under
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BBL 2018-19 review: More games, less crowd; Dan Christian's chemistry with finals; Asian spinners' thunder Down Under

After two Melbourne teams faced off in the Big Bash final, the Renegades celebrated a remarkable comeback victory over the Stars. While the celebrations wrapped up, we were left to look back at the tournament as a whole.

Brendon McCullum to retire from Big Bash League at end of current season to focus on coaching career
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Brendon McCullum to retire from Big Bash League at end of current season to focus on coaching career

Brendon McCullum, who retired from international cricket in 2016, will play his last BBL match for out-of-title contention Brisbane Heat in their season-ending game against Melbourne Stars at the Gabba.

Nepal legspinner Sandeep Lamichhane signed up by Melbourne Stars for season 8 of Big Bash League
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Nepal legspinner Sandeep Lamichhane signed up by Melbourne Stars for season 8 of Big Bash League

Lamichhane was part of IPL 2018 as well where he took 5 wickets in three games he played for Delhi Daredevils. He is also the first Nepali cricketer to feature in Big Bash League.

Big Bash League: James Faulkner signs 3-year deal for Hobart Hurricanes after 7 seasons with Melbourne Stars
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Big Bash League: James Faulkner signs 3-year deal for Hobart Hurricanes after 7 seasons with Melbourne Stars

Faulkner's move to the Hurricanes franchise has come after being with the Melbourne Stars for seven seasons.

Big Bash League 2017 points table, fixtures and how the teams stack up
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Big Bash League 2017 points table, fixtures and how the teams stack up

Here's the full points table for the eight teams in Big Bash League 2017-18.

Big Bash League 2017: Full schedule, where and when to watch, live coverage on TV, online streaming
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Big Bash League 2017: Full schedule, where and when to watch, live coverage on TV, online streaming

Australia's high-octane Big Bash League launched its seventh season on Tuesday with the whiz-bang Twenty20 cricket league looking to build on attendance and television ratings successes. Here's all you need to know about the live coverage of the BBL 2017.

BBL 7: League looks to boost ratings and turnouts, but reigning champions Perth Scorchers remain favourites to win fourth title
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BBL 7: League looks to boost ratings and turnouts, but reigning champions Perth Scorchers remain favourites to win fourth title

Australia's high-octane Big Bash League (BBL) launches its seventh season on Tuesday with the whiz-bang Twenty20 cricket league looking to build on attendance and television ratings successes, and with Perth Scorchers favourites to win another crown.

Kevin Pietersen says upcoming BBL season could 'possibly' be his final act on cricket field
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Kevin Pietersen says upcoming BBL season could 'possibly' be his final act on cricket field

The former England batsman Kevin Pietersen has said that the upcoming BBL tournament could 'possibly' be his final outing as a professional cricketer.