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Caribbean flavour will continue in the IPL: BCCI

Dwayne Bravo (right) and Darren Sammy have been great entertainers in the IPL. 	— BCCI

The BCCI has spared the Caribbean players at the IPL, as predicted in these columns on Tuesday.

Australia amnesty to dob in cheats

Cricket Australia on Monday announced an amnesty for anyone coming forward with information relating to match-fixing or doping as it steps up its fight against corruption ahead of the World Cup.

‘Jesse Ryder can make a comeback’

Jesse Ryder

New Zealand cricket team coach Mike Hesson has met with all-rounder Jesse Ryder on his return from England, and said that the player has got ground to make up for return to national team.

Peter Siddle targets Misbah-ul Haq, Younis Khan

Australian pacer Peter Siddle

Australia’s frontline paceman Peter Siddle is targeting the experienced duo of Misbah-ul Haq and Younis Khan in the first Test against Pakistan starting in Dubai on Wednesday.

Virat Kohli claims number 2 spot, Bhuvneshwar Kumar breaks into top 10

Virat Kohli

Benefitting from his return to form in the abruptly-ended West Indies series, India batsman Virat Kohli claimed number two slot in the ICC rankings while swing bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar broke into top-

Proteas wary of Kiwi threat

AB de Villiers

South Africa open a one-day series against New Zealand on Tuesday looking to strike a psychological blow against the Black Caps ahead of the Cricket World Cup early next year.

India cut ties with West Indies

Despite their surprise pull-out, the Indian board has decided to allow the West Indian players to play in the IPL.

Enraged BCCI throws Future Tours Programme booklet out of the window with regard to bilateral series against Windies but makes no mention of the damages it seeks to claim for the mid-tour pull-out

Harbhajan Singh to miss semi-final

Harbhajan Singh

In a big setback for North Zone ahead of the Duleep Trophy semi-final against Central Zone, captain Harbhajan Singh has been forced to sit out due to viral fever as Gautam Gambhir will step in as the

Mahendra Singh Dhoni rested, Virat Kohli to lead

Virat Kohli has been named captain of the India team for the first three of the five one-day internationals against Sri Lanka at the selection committee meeting here on Tuesday.

WikiLeaks found-er Julian Assange will get into trouble, potentially a 35-year sentence in the United States, if he leaves the Ecuadorian embassy in London, which he says he would to mend his health a

Five Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commanders including the militant group’s spokesperson Shahidullah Shahid have announced their oath of allegiance to Abu Bakar al-Baghdadi, self-proclaimed caliph