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Who is Venkatesh Iyer, KKR's latest debutant?
Who is Venkatesh Iyer, KKR's latest debutant?

He could have been a high-flying management professional, but this Rajinikanth devotee chose a different path

Kohli at 200 matches: The formidable numbers of an IPL giant
Kohli at 200 matches: The formidable numbers of an IPL giant

A look at where the RCB captain stands among the league's finest

Live Report - KKR vs RCB, IPL 2021, Abu Dhabi
Live Report - KKR vs RCB, IPL 2021, Abu Dhabi

All the colour, stats and analysis on the Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore game

Australia's test of endurance begins in bid for a Grand Slam
Australia's test of endurance begins in bid for a Grand Slam

It is already accepted that Meg Lanning's team has enviable depth and they are likely to need it over the next year

The Buzz: Rashid Khan gets birthday wishes from Sunrisers' team-mates
The Buzz: Rashid Khan gets birthday wishes from Sunrisers' team-mates

All the bantz, the jousts, and little bit of eavesdropping from the social media playground and beyond

Sanju Samson: 'The brand of cricket I want Rajasthan Royals to play is to fight and succeed'
Sanju Samson: 'The brand of cricket I want Rajasthan Royals to play is to fight and succeed'

The Royals captain looks ahead to the second half of the IPL season

Marcus Stoinis: 'Over the next three years I want to be the best finisher in the world'
Marcus Stoinis: 'Over the next three years I want to be the best finisher in the world'

His ambitions might seem lofty but he's been putting in the hard yards to achieve them - for Delhi Capitals in the IPL to start with

Live Report - CSK vs MI, IPL 2021, Dubai
Live Report - CSK vs MI, IPL 2021, Dubai

All the colour, stats and analysis on the Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians clash

Will Mithali Raj bat at No. 3? Can Shafali Verma silence her inner demons?
Will Mithali Raj bat at No. 3? Can Shafali Verma silence her inner demons?

Australia provide India the best opportunity to make key decisions across departments before next year's World Cup

Air Jordan finds the hang-time as Cox serves up a night to remember
Air Jordan finds the hang-time as Cox serves up a night to remember

The future is bright for 20-year-old matchwinner after starring with bat and in the field

The right sort of vulgarity shows why Edgbaston is the perfect Finals Day venue
The right sort of vulgarity shows why Edgbaston is the perfect Finals Day venue

The washed-out, locked-out misery of 2020 is forgotten as Birmingham shows how to party

Kent live in Darren Stevens' world as veteran lines up final glory
Kent live in Darren Stevens' world as veteran lines up final glory

45-year-old stars with bat and ball after missing quarter-final, to make point to team-mates

Red-hot Lewis, Livingstone 2.0, prolific Hasaranga: IPL 2021's (relative) fresh faces in focus
Red-hot Lewis, Livingstone 2.0, prolific Hasaranga: IPL 2021's (relative) fresh faces in focus

They are not all necessarily new to the tournament, but they're certainly arriving in new avatars

Was it Kohli's own decision to give up India's T20I captaincy? Is Dhoni part of a larger plan?
Was it Kohli's own decision to give up India's T20I captaincy? Is Dhoni part of a larger plan?

The batter's decision to step down after the T20 World Cup raised several questions. ESPNcricinfo attempts to answer some of them

In Case You Missed It: A rash of retirements and an abandonment
In Case You Missed It: A rash of retirements and an abandonment

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PCB in 'shock and disbelief' after NZ cancel tour: What's next for the board?
PCB in 'shock and disbelief' after NZ cancel tour: What's next for the board?

The PCB's anger and frustration stems from the fear of the precedent this cancellation now sets for the future

CPL triumph adds to Donovan Miller's CV, but home coaching calling proves elusive
CPL triumph adds to Donovan Miller's CV, but home coaching calling proves elusive

Proven credentials in overseas tournaments but remains under-used in England

Sam Billings seeks happy homecoming ahead of career-defining winter
Sam Billings seeks happy homecoming ahead of career-defining winter

Opportunity to secure rare Kent silverware could help to silence captain's critics

'Which world is NZ living in?' - Ramiz Raja
'Which world is NZ living in?' - Ramiz Raja

Ramiz Raja, the new PCB chairman, was among the many voices from Pakistan expressing their disappointment at New Zealand's decision to abandon the tour

Why replacing the toss with an auction is the fair thing to do
Why replacing the toss with an auction is the fair thing to do

The toss doesn't work at giving both teams an equitable shot at winning a game