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Misbah wants pacers to hit Smith's 'blind spot'

"If you get good pace behind the ball and just put it in the right areas, you can create chances"

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Mitchell Starc truths set him up for summer of speed

Australia's leaders are finally convinced that Starc will not let oppositions "off the hook" in Tests

Naseem finds inner strength to bounce back from tragedy

The 16-year-old fast bowler has found a support system to help him cope following his mother's death

Pat Cummins

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The naive and fragile boy who became the world's top bowler

He was young and thrillingly quick but never fit long enough to make an impact. Not anymore

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New Zealand v England

1st Test, Mount Maunganui

New Zealand ready to 'fight fire with fire' - Gary Stead

Depth of pace options can counter Jofra Archer's 'point of difference'

England embrace the conventional to assist Pope's second coming

Recall at No.6 will help young player bed into Test cricket after baptism of fire in 2018

Five questions for England in New Zealand

Is Buttler a 'keeper? Will Root perk up back at No. 4? The key talking points for the Test side

FAST BOWLER IN TROUBLE

Bangladesh news

Shahadat banned for five years for assaulting team-mate

The fast bowler physically attacked Arafat Sunny during a National Cricket league game in Khulna

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The Hundred

Marquee Women

Taylor, Dottin first West Indies players to join women's Hundred

South Africa's Mignon du Preez also among eight new marquee players

Overseas XI

India analysis

Will India take the No. 6 gamble with Jadeja overseas?

If they do so, it will give them an option to play their preferred five-bowler attack

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Incredible support from Nepal fans in my journey so far - Lamichhane

Sandeep Lamichhane talks about his experience with franchises around the world and the Nepal fans' support

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