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Dhoni, present and absent in Kohli's India

Dhoni's not retired. Or injured. He is not rested. Nobody dares utter the word "dropped". All anyone knows is, he's not in Dharamsala, and yet he is


New-look SA face India's might as T20 World Cup prep begins

The visitors are set to trial a new set of players - largely plucked out of the MSL and the South Africa A sides - under a new captain in de Kock

Dhoni has proved people wrong many times - Kohli

Virat Kohli says that as long as MS Dhoni is playing and he's available, he's always going to be valuable for Indian cricket


Kohli explains Kuldeep and Chahal exclusion

He also says that the team's mindset is the reason why they have been a dominant outfit for the past two-three years


This is a new phase in SA cricket - Miller

David Miller and assistant batting coach Lance Klusener look ahead to the T20Is against India


Agarkar: Don't think India will be intimidated by South Africa

A young South Africa side takes on a strong India unit in the first T20I of the three-match series in Dharamshala on Sunday


The reason India have picked Gill for Tests

Hemang Badani has his say on the young batsman's inclusion in the Test squad against South Africa


Going to be a tough task for us against India - Bavuma

South Africa batsman on the challenge for their young team against a 'star-studded' India


India's next all-format batting star

Since Rahul Dravid singled him out for praise in Under-19, there's been excitement about this 20-year-old from Punjab


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India v SA, 1st T20, Sep 15

Ajit Agarkar picks his India playing XI to face South Africa

Watch India vs. South Africa on ESPN+. The three-match T20I series starts on Sunday in Dharamsala.


England v Australia

5th Test, The Oval

Live report - Broad blows lift England lead towards 400

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Hussey: Smith's catch was poetry in motion

Michael Hussey looks back at day three of the Ashes Test with Steve Smith and Marnus Labuschagne delivering great catches.


Gardner: No hundred, but no complaints for nearly man Denly

Promoted opener falls six short of a maiden Test hundred, but is safe in the knowledge that his runs have put England in pole position for victory

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Australia v West Indies

1st T20I, Bridgetown

Lanning fifty anchors Australia Women in six-wicket win

Yet another batting collapse limited West Indies to 106, before Lanning took charge of the chase

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The Ashes have shown again how important bowling pairs are in Tests

As Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood have proved, bowlers working in tandem can dramatically impact a series

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Is it possible to add six runs to Denly's total today?


Brettig: Fatigue kicks in for tetchy Australia

Scrutiny on administrators after four months of the most intense cricket in the world schedule

'It's competitive Test cricket, people are going to talk to each other' - Paine

Australia captain Tim Paine said he was going to go to "umpiring school" after being asked about his side's failed reviews


England v Australia

5th Ashes Test, The Oval

'We came to win the Ashes, not retain them' - Smith

Australia talisman Steve Smith speaks to the media after his side fell behind to England on another entertaining day at The Oval


Have England discovered Steve Smith's only weakness?

ESPNcricinfo's Melinda Farrell and Alan Gardner are back to take your #PoliteEnquiries on day 2 of the fifth Test at The Oval


'Smith literally cannot get out!' - Archer

Jofra Archer laments Steve Smith's brilliance - and fortune - as he led the way again for Australia on day two at The Oval


'I was like a kid at Christmas' - Mitchell Marsh


'The way Marsh set batsmen up was incredible' - Hussey


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