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Australian have relaxed the rules for cricketers with dual passports. At least one unnamed senior figure in the administration believes that it does not go far enough, as this leaked memo proves


Minister fights for Fawad and everything Australian


Politician steps in to save The Ashes campaign

Australian selectors confident about team’s batting


It may only be April, but surely the search for cricket’s quote of the year is over. Step forward, Pakistan Cricket Board chairman M Zaka Ashraf, who says of the disgraced umpires affair: “The PCB has a zero-tolerance policy for corruption or indiscipline.”

Jimmy Anderson and other records


James Anderson this week surpassed Sir Ian Botham as the most wicketing-est English bowler ever; he has now taken 534 international scalps, an English record. Until it happened, many of us – including, reportedly, Sir Ian – didn’t even know that there was such a thing as a record for international wickets. So what other records are being broken as we speak?

Leave my batting boys alone

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A very angry Justin Langer addresses the Aussie media about their harsh words regarding his embattled charges