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James Pattinson reacts after a delivery

Australia news

Pattinson hit by hamstring injury

There is a chance the fast bowler James Pattinson will not play again this season after picking up a hamstring injury during Victoria's Sheffield Shield match against Queensland in Alice Springs

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Pro50 Championship 2014-15

Pettini delivers Eagles D/L win

A round-up of the Pro50 Championship matches on March 1, 2015

Pakistan v Zimbabwe, World Cup 2015, Group B, Brisbane

Yasir Shah's omission 'strategic' - Misbah

Pakistan's captain Misbah-ul-Haq has described the omission of the legspinner Yasir Shah from the team to play Zimbabwe as "strategic" and based upon the well-informed views of the assistant coach Grant Flower

Brendan Taylor drills one through the off side

Pak v ZIm, Group B, Brisbane

Zimbabwe let World Cup dream slip away

Harare 1995, Sheikhupera 1998, Harare 2013 and now, just 20 runs away from Brisbane 2015. Five fours. Three sixes and a two. So close. But Zimbabwean eyes would not have adored the end result.

Kevin Pietersen failed on NatWest T20 Finals Day

England news

Pietersen wants ECB talks over possible return

Kevin Pietersen has responded to apparently conciliatory comments from the incoming ECB chairman, Colin Graves, by saying he wants to speak to the governing body about a potential England return

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Spinners Rahil Shah and Malolan Rangarajan took seven wickets between them

Mah v TN, Ranji semi-finals, Kolkata, 5th day

Tamil Nadu enter final on innings lead

Tamil Nadu bowled out Maharashtra for 454 to secure the first-innings honours, and book their spot in the Ranji Trophy final against Karnataka on March 8

Mitchell Starc is flanked by Aaron Finch and Glenn Maxwell after striking twice in two balls

World Cup 2015: Australia

Starc asked Clarke for another over

In the first 44 years of one-day international cricket, only five Australians claimed six or more wickets in an innings: Gary Gilmour, Ken MacLeay, Andy Bichel, Glenn McGrath and Mitchell Johnson