Cricket in the Olympics? (1996 edition)

Cricket has made just one appearance in Olympic competition, in the second games of the modern olympiad, held in Paris in 1900. Continue reading “Cricket in the Olympics? (1996 edition)”

Cricket in the Olympics? (1996 edition revisited)

Cricket has made just one appearance in Olympic competition, in the second games of the modern olympiad, held in Paris in 1900.

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Buck Rogers in the Seventh Half Century

When Chris Rogers was dismissed for 95 on Day Two of the Cardiff Test he achieved a new world record… the first player in the history of Test cricket for pass 50 in seven consecutive innings without converting for a 100.
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Ashes. The obligatory pre-series prediction is:

ICC Board suspends USACA – ICC Cricket

Mr N.Srinivasan: “The ICC Board has made this difficult decision in the best interest of the game and all cricketers in the USA”

Source: ICC Board suspends USACA – ICC Cricket

ICC Annual Conference concludes in Barbados – ICC Cricket

Revised ICC Playing Conditions approved and come into effect from 5 July; ICC Board adopts Integrity Working Party’s recommendations; ICC Strategy 2016-19 approved

Source: ICC Annual Conference concludes in Barbados – ICC Cricket

President Cameron and Chairman Srini

Special award you say…

Trevor Bayliss, head coach of England

Trevor Bayliss is one of those rare breed of New South Wales cricketers – one who never seriously threatened for Australian selection! A consistent batsman in Sheffield Shield cricket over a number of years while the Waughs, Taylors and Bevans were spending much of their time away on Test or one-day duty.

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Mumbai Indians win IPL8

IPLT20 – M60: MI vs CSK – Match Highlights

Congratulations to the Mumbai Indians on winning the Indian Premier League for 2015. More details on the final, in which they defeated the Chennai Super Kings by 41 runs, are on the IPL website match centre.

Source: M60: MI vs CSK – Match Highlights – ipl 2015 – IPL Videos – IPLT20.com