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The long handle as demonstrated by Brendon McCullum

County news

Further boost for T20 Blast as Bears bring in McCullum

Brendon McCullum has agreed to play seven T20s for Birmingham this summer in a deal that further allays fears that the NatWest T20 Blast will be starved of international quality

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Kevin O'Brien pulls

County news

O'Brien becomes latest Leicestershire signing

Kevin O'Brien, the big hitting Ireland batsman, will join his brother Niall at Leicestershire for the NatWest T20 Blast this season.

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Crowds came in droves at the Eden Gardens

IPL 2015 news

Kolkata elections push back Knight Riders home games

Kolkata Knight Riders will not play any matches at home between April 12 and April 25 following a request from the Kolkata Police, with the Kolkata Municipal Elections due to take place on April 18

Sidath Wettimuny

Sri Lanka news

Wettimuny to head SLC interim committee

Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake has appointed a nine-member interim committee headed by former Sri Lanka Test opener Sidath Wettimuny to run the administration of Sri Lanka Cricket

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Mitchell Starc celebrates his 17th wicket of the tournament

ICC news

Starc becomes top-ranked ODI bowler

Mitchell Starc has soared to No.1 in the ICC bowlers' rankings in ODIs following a stellar World Cup campaign, where he was the leading wicket-taker and player of the tournament

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Brendon McCullum congratulates Daniel Vettori

New Zealand news

Vettori announces his retirement

Daniel Vettori has confirmed his retirement from international cricket, declaring that the World Cup final against Australia was his last game for New Zealand