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Rabada climbs to No. 1 in ICC Test bowler’s rankings

South Africa fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has regained the No. 1 spot in the ICC’s Test rankings for bowlers, following his match haul of 11 for 150 against Australia in Port Elizabeth, which helped South Africa level the series. Rabada has also crossed 900 ranking points for the first time in the career – he’s the fourth South African bowler ...

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USACA events labelled ‘disapproved cricket’ by ICC

12:23 AM ET Peter Della PennaCricket Close Peter Della Penna is an American cricket journalist who also writes for ESPNcricinfo.com and DreamCricket.com. Since 2010, he has penned the USA entry in the Cricket Round the World section of the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack.Follow Peter on Twitter @PeterDellaPenna The ICC gave a stern rebuke to plans announced by USACA earlier this month to host ...

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David Warner and Quinton de Kock charged by ICC for fiery exchange

David Warner had to be restrained by team-mates in altercation in Durban  Ugly scene happened as players climbed stairwell to their dressing rooms  Quinton de Kock was charged with a level one offence, Warner a level two   Warner faces a possible suspension from the second test in Port Elizabeth By Reuters Reporter Published: 22:44 GMT, 6 March 2018 | Updated: ...

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Australia’s Nathan Lyon fined by the ICC for breach of conduct

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee by the International Cricket Council for breaching the code of conduct in a highly-charged first Test against South Africa. Lyon was charged with a level one breach and had a demerit point added to his previously clean disciplinary record. Four points would result in missing a ...

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ICC considers alternative venues for 2021 Champions Trophy

India could potentially lose out on hosting two of the biggest global tournaments – the 2021 Champions Trophy and the 2023 World Cup – in the next five years because of an ongoing tax issue. The BCCI is not at fault; instead it is the Indian government’s stance of not approving a tax exemption to the ICC that has given ...

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ICC launches investigation over ‘irregular activities’ in private UAE league

A private cricket league in Ajman, UAE, has come under the spotlight for suspected ‘irregular activities’, as the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) launched an investigation. The tournament, named the All-Time Ajman league, had to be called off on its second day after local cricket authorities refused to allow them to continue using the ground. The venue, Ajman ...

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ICC rule no change to ODI status for World Cup Qualifiers

The ICC has confirmed what is essentially a two-tier qualifying tournament for the 2019 World Cup in England by choosing not to sanction official ODI status for some of the matches. The main victim of the decision is Netherlands, whose matches in Zimbabwe in March will gain no official recognition even though they are already guaranteed a return to official ...

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Perth’s new 60,000-seater Optus Stadium gets ICC approval

The newly-built Optus Stadium will host the fifth ODI later this month ICC inspection on Thursday was essentially a formality ahead of grand opening Western Australia are preparing to move away from the historic WACA ground  By Rory Dollard, Press Association Sport Published: 06:43 GMT, 11 January 2018 | Updated: 06:43 GMT, 11 January 2018 The newly-built Optus Stadium in ...

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MCG pitch rated as poor by ICC after Boxing Day Ashes Test

The MCG pitch used for the Boxing Day Ashes Test has been rated poor by the International Cricket Council. The heavily-criticised surface produced a dull draw, with minimal pace and bounce on offer and a lack of deterioration thwarting England’s attempts to force a first win of the series. Australia scored 327 and 263 for four declared – with Steve ...

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