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A composite image of Ajit Chandila, Sreesanth and Ankeet Chavan

IPL news

Code violations in IPL 2014 cleared by BCCI's anti-corruption unit

The BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit had pulled up IPL franchises and players for failing to adhere to protocol during the 2014 tournament, but the board and teams confirmed the ACU was satisfied with the explanations it had received

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Meg Lanning lifts the World T20 trophy with her team

Australia news

Substantial pay hike for Australia's women cricketers

Australia's female domestic players will receive a significant pay hike after Cricket Australia and state associations invested $600,000 in women's cricket

Ben Stokes made his first fifty on home soil

England v New Zealand, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 1st day

Stokes delighted with extra responsibility

Ben Stokes credited the belief the England coaching team have shown in him after thumping a fluent 92 in the first innings of the Investec Test at Lord's

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Daniel Lawrence regrets his choice of shot after falling to Andrew Salter

Glamorgan v Essex, LV= Championship, Division Two, Cardiff, 4th day

Salter helps Glamorgan to first victory

Glamorgan secured their first LV= County Championship win of the season with 30 overs to spare on Thursday despite a spirited effort from Essex's batsmen in Cardiff.

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Shan Masood cuts the ball off the back foot

Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A, 3rd unofficial Test, Dambulla, 2nd day

Masood, Amin tons drive Pakistan A to lead

Umar Amin and Shan Masood hit contrasting centuries to give Pakistan A a strong lead against Sri Lanka A on the second day of their third unofficial Test in Dambulla

Fancy a job? Andrew Strauss chats with England interim coach Paul Farbrace

England news

'New coach will run show' - Strauss

Andrew Strauss has insisted he will allow England's new head coach the "space to do his job" despite having already made some major decisions regarding selection and tactics

Brendon McCullum hits over the top

Chennai Super Kings v Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2015, Qualifier 2, Ranchi

Competition lies in both teams' top order - Fleming

Stephen Fleming, the Chennai Super Kings head coach, has said the top-order batting of either side will play a decisive role in the outcome of the second Qualifier against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Friday in Ranchi

Jason Roy cuts during his 76

Northants v Surrey, LV= County Championship Division Two, Wantage Rd, 4th day

Roy best, Sangakkara ton light up tame draw

Those arriving at Wantage Road on the final day never expected to see anything other than a draw, but they were entertained by centuries for Jason Roy and Kumar Sangakkara as Surrey and Northamptonshire played out their rain-dominated stalemate.