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Australia to use ODI series against England to regain Ashes urn
Describing the pain of losing the Ashes to England, senior Australian player Shane Watson has said his team hopes to use the current five match ODI series to regain the coveted urn.

Pacer Tanvir Ahmed disconcerted by PCB's unfair treatment despite performing well
Kuwait-born pace bowler Tanvir Ahmed has expressed disappointment and aggravation over his omission from the list of 42 players awarded central contracts by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) last month, despite having a batting average of 29 and a bowling average of 24.56 in his first four Tests.

Proteas to rely on seniors for T20 WC following youngsters' failure to impress
The South African selectors must put their weight behind the senior players for the Twenty20 World Cup later this year in Sri Lanka following the failure of a young Proteas team during the tri-series in Zimbabwe.

South Africa's squad for England series unlikely to have too many changes
South Africa's squad for the three-Test series against England is unlikely to have too many changes from the team which played on New Zealand tour.

Botha made Proteas T20 captain for Zimbabwe tour in absence of senior players
Spinner Johan Botha will lead South Africa in the absence of AB de Villiers for an unofficial T20 series against Zimbabwe and Bangladesh next month, starting from June 18.

De Villiers, Morkel in contention for South Africa's 'Cricketer of the Year' award
Newly appointed Proteas' Twenty 20 and one-day international captain AB de Villiers and fast bowler Morne Morkel are leading the race to win South Africa's prestigious Cricketer of the Year award.

Clarke loses No.1 batting status in Tests
Australia captain Michael Clarke has lost his No.1 batting status in Tests despite his team's first Test win over the West Indies this week.

Kallis wants to win 2015 World Cup for South Africa
Defying age and history, veteran South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis wants to win the 2015 World Cup for his country before retiring from the game.

Proteas to keep close eye on Kallis during IPL
South African team doctor Mohammed Moosajee has said that they would keep a close eye on all rounder Jacques Kallis during the Indian Premier League (IPL), who missed his final one-day and the final Test match on the New Zealand tour due to niggling injuries.

Indian cricket team returns to Mumbai after losing T 20 match in Johannesburg
The Indian cricket team returned home early on Sunday morning after losing the one-off T20 international match against South Africa in Johannesburg on March 30.

Oz pacer Cummins eyeing Twenty20 World Cup
Australian pacer Patrick Cummins plans to use his selection in Australia's under-19 team to secure a berth in the national Twenty20 World Cup team and perhaps even secure a place in the lucrative Indian Premier League.

Kallis eyeing T20 World Cup after making a making in short format
South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis is now eyeing the Twenty 20 World Cup after making a comeback in the short format of the game.

Clarke reclaims top spot in ICC's Test player rankings
Australia Test captain Michael Clarke has surged two places to the top of the new International Cricket Council Test player rankings, after piling loads of runs this summer in Test cricket.

Proteas beat India by 11 runs under D/L method in rain-affected T20
South Africa has won the sole Twenty20 international against India at the Wanderers by 11 runs after rain played spoilsport during the Indian innings.

Smith needs six wins to claim Test victory world-record
Graeme Smith needs only six wins to achieve the world-record for most Test victories as captain.

Kallis cleared to play in T20 match between Proteas, India
South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis has been cleared to play in a one-off Twenty20 match between South Africa and India at the Wanderers.

Proteas to field in three debutants T20 match against India
Cricket South Africa (CSA) has named three new debutants in the squad for the New Age Cup T20 match against India at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium on March 30.

Proteas end day one of third Test against New Zealand on 136 for 2
South Africa ended day one of the third Test against New Zealand on 136 for the loss of two wickets. A fluent 63 from opener Hashim Amla contributed to the Proteas total.

Kiwis in trouble after dramatic five wicket for no run collapse on Day 1 of Hamilton Test
New Zealand suffered a dramatic collapse and lost five wickets for no runs in 20 balls to crash to 185 in 61.2 overs on the opening day of the Hamilton Test against South Africa.

Fans see one off Proteas Vs India Twenty20 match in Jo'burg seen as 'shameless profiteering'
A poll answered by some 6000 cricket fans worldwide has slammed the one-off Twenty20 international between South Africa and India as "shameless profiteering".

Kallis no longer world's top-ranked all-rounder
Jacques Kallis is no longer the world's top-ranked all-rounder in Test cricket, as Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan has toppled him.

Proteas batting great Richards attacks money culture in modern cricket
South African batting great Barry Richards thinks the game of cricket should be given another name, as it is now too commercially driven.

Steyn keen to make batting 'uncomfortable' for Sri Lankan batsmen
South African fast bowler Dale Steyn hopes to make life difficult out in the middle for the Sri Lankan batsmen during the three-Test series, which starts in Centurion on Thursday.

Uncapped Titans speedster De Lange called up for first Proteas-Lanka Test
Uncapped Titans speedster Marchant de Lange has been included in the South African squad for the first Test match against Sri Lanka to be played at SuperSport Park from December 15 to 19.

Cummins becomes youngest Australian bowler to debut in Tests
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): Teen bowling sensation Patrick Cummins has become the youngest Australian bowler in Test history after being presented with his baggy green cap by Ricky Ponting. Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): Teen bowling sensation Patrick Cummins has become the youngest Australian bowler in Test history after being presented with his baggy green cap by Ricky Ponting.

'Sensational' Cape Town Test centurions move up in ICC Test batsmen rankings
South African captain Graeme Smith, Hashim Amla and Australian captain Michael Clarke, who scored centuries in the sensational Cape Town Test, have made upward moves in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Player Rankings for Test batsmen.

Ponting likes Australia's preparation against South Africa ahead of Cape Town Test
Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting believes South Africa could suffer from their lack of first-class preparation in the opening Test in Cape Town on Wednesday.

Colossus Kallis Vs Cavalier Ponting set for cricketing combat at Cape Town: Roebuck
Over the next fortnight, Jacques Kallis and Ricky Ponting, the colossus and the cavalier, will go into cricketing combat probably for the last time.

Oz spinner Lyon ready to roar against South Africa
Australian off spinner Nathan Lyon has said that he is looking forward to performing South Africa in the first Test at Cape Town, and adds that he would like to keep things uncomplicated.

Hussey anchors Australia to series win over Proteas
Australia clinched Friday's decisive one-day international against South Africa in Durban by three wickets, maintaining their skipper Michael Clarke's winning record.

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