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The penalty was accepted by Philander without contest so there was no need for a hearing.

Vernon Philander fined 75% match fee for Ball Tampering

South Africa’s Vernon Philander has been fined 75 per cent of his match fee after breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the third day’s play in the first cricket Test against Sri Read more

South Africa have now a commanding lead of 19 points over second-ranked India (Photo: Getty Images)

South Africa have chance to become #1 Test Team

The two-Test series between Sri Lanka and South Africa starts in Galle on Wednesday with the tourists in with a chance to reclaim their number-one position on the ICC Test Team Table. To Read more

Jeff Crowe was one of ICC officials who was suspended for first Twenty20 World Championship 2007. (Picture: ICC)

Jeff Crowe completes double-century of ODIs matches

Jeff Crowe of the Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees added another feather to his cap when he became only the third match referee after Ranjan Madugalle and Chris Broad to complete 200 Read more

Saeed Ajmal is the only Master of Doosra these days - Muraildharan (Photo: AFP)

Saeed Ajmal is the only "Master of Doosra"

Muralitharan who is the only bowler to take more than 800 wickets in Tests said, “Sometimes I can see glimpse of my bowling while Saeed Ajmal is bowling, he bowls some of those Read more


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Best Documentaries and TV shows on Cricket

In the last two months, I watched a number of documentaries and TV shows on cricket as part of a project. Some of them were so exciting that I now feel compelled to write about them. If you are a Read more

Since Butler was run out Mankad style english media started beating its chest again. (Photo: Getty Images)

What is Mankading

In test cricket, only four batsmen had been run out this way. Apart from Bill Brown, Ian Redpath, Derek Randall, and Sikandar Bakht are the other unlucky crackers who were Mankad. Brian Luckhurst, Grant Flower, Peter Kristen, and now England’s Read more

No one knew that a bwler sho do not have proer spikes for his first match will become the Best Fast Bowler ever (Phot: Getty Immages)

[Today in History] Maradona of Pakistan, Wasim Akram

Hitting six of the fifth ball of final over of Nehru Cup final in November 1989, and scoring match winning 49 and a hattrick in the final of Austral-Asia Cup 1990 final were some of memorable moments of his career Read more


[Movie Review] Reliving Hansie Cronje

It’s purely a coincidence that while last few weeks were soaked in the news and updates on match fixing, thanks to the revelations of Lou Vincent, that I watched "Hansie" last weekend. It’s a film based on true story of Read more

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