the cricket web site of Rick Eyre,
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
October 25, 1929:
Birth of Peter Loader, England quick in 13 Tests 1954-59, hat-trick against West Indies
October 25, 2003:
Death of Hemu Adhikari, Indian batsman 1947-59, captain v WI 1959
October 25, 1942:
Death of Ted Arnold, 160 runs and 31 wkts in 10 Tests for England
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 4:35 pm AEST
Pakistan captain Misbah said his team is wholeheartedly behind the campaign against polio.....(More)
Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 4:35 pm AEST
David Warner became the seventh Australian batsman to score three tons in three innings. The last two batsmen to do so were Don Bradman (1948) and Adam Gilchrist (2005).....(More)
Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 4:35 pm AEST
Former Indian middle-order batsman VVS Laxman praised Mahendra Singh Dhoni & Co.'s side and said there was enough talen and potential in the side to do well in Australia.....(More)
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 4:27 pm AEST
A round-up of Momentum One Day Cup matches played on October 24, 2014....(More)
New Zealand Herald
Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 3:30 pm AEST
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) Zimbabwe captain Breandan Taylor won the toss and elected to bat first in the opening match of the three-test series against Bangladesh at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Saturday.Legspinner Tafadzwa.......(More)
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9 Dec 2013
I have never been a great tipper of sporting results. I can go years without picking the complete weekend's round in the footy tips contest. With that in mind, and to make it easier for you to mock me in perpetuity, I present my prediction for the 2013-14 Ashes, as made on the day before the First Test: ...more

17 Jul 2013
Today, July 16, is the 15th anniversary of the first edition of CricInfo365 - the daily news email service of CricInfo, then a joint venture with Direct Network Publishing (later 365Corp). I was its creator, editor, and in those early days, its full-time staff of one, and worked on about a thousand editions (through a name change to CricInfo Daily) until August 2001. ...more

11 Jul 2013
Midwinter-Midwinter Points T1D1: Peter Siddle 3 pts, James Anderson 2, Jonathon Trott 1. ...more

6 Jul 2013
(This is a replication of an "About" page that was on my website in the early 2000s outlining my experience with Cricinfo. Some of these links, regrettably, no longer work.) ...more

25 Apr 2013
All the excitement of the sixth Indian Premier League as encapsulated in tweets of the pilgrimage of the team bus from the hotel to the stadium... Storified. ...more

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