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A green pitch at Seddon Park

New Zealand cricket

How do you prepare a Test pitch?

What a couple of days watching a veteran groundsman tending his track revealed

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Alex Tait, club cricketer, after a horrific injury in the nets

English cricket

Appeal launched after horrific net injury

Team-mates have rallied round a Bradford League club cricketer who suffered horrific injuries in a freak accident during net practice, and have launched a £10,000 appeal

A miked-up Shane Warne remonstrates with Marlon Samuels

Why we need needle

We all enjoy watching a little pettiness, bad blood and low-grade squabbling between players, let's admit it

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Fans greet MS Dhoni as India's team bus arrives at the stadium

Indian cricket

Dhoni takes a train ride, after years

It had been more than a decade since the former ticket inspector travelled by train. Until last night

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Ben Stokes celebrates after dismissing Suresh Raina

Betting news

Can Stokes and Mills help deliver IPL glory?

The stars of Monday's IPL auction were undoubtedly the England duo of Ben Stokes and Tymal Mills, who were snapped up for £1.7 million and £1.4 million respectively by Rising Pune Supergiants and Bangalore Royal Challengers

A batsman gets ready to go out and bat

Murder on the square

Cricket was the backdrop for two recent murder mysteries on television, but why weren't the motives related to the game?