Strod - Submitted news - Cricket http://www.strod.com/feed/all/Cricket en Mascarenhas keen to cement place http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Mascarenhas_keen_to_cement_place <p>All-rounder Dimitri Mascarenhas is keen to establish himself as a long-term fixture in England's plans over the coming weeks.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Mascarenhas_keen_to_cement_place#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:19:33 -0400 superstar 181 at http://www.strod.com Jayaratne given Sri Lanka role http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Jayaratne_given_Sri_Lanka_role <p>Jerome Jayaratne has been appointed as the head of coaching of Sri Lanka Cricket.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Jayaratne_given_Sri_Lanka_role#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:17:27 -0400 superstar 180 at http://www.strod.com Batsmen impress Dhoni http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Batsmen_impress_Dhoni <p>Indian captain MS Dhoni credited his batsmen for their emphatic route of Pakistan on Tuesday in the Bangladesh Tri Series.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Batsmen_impress_Dhoni#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:16:51 -0400 superstar 179 at http://www.strod.com Akram: India miles ahead of Pak http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Akram_India_miles_ahead_of_Pak <p>Former Pakistani captain Wasim Akram believes India are miles ahead of their Pakistani counterparts.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Akram_India_miles_ahead_of_Pak#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:16:16 -0400 superstar 178 at http://www.strod.com Strauss: Zimbabwe tour poses problems http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Strauss_Zimbabwe_tour_poses_problems <p>Andrew Strauss believes England's top players face some "very difficult decisions" next summer if Zimbabwe's tour goes ahead and Robert Mugabe remains in power.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Strauss_Zimbabwe_tour_poses_problems#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:15:38 -0400 superstar 177 at http://www.strod.com Kumar inspires India victory http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Kumar_inspires_India_victory <p>India paceman Praveen Kumar ripped through the Pakistan top order to send India on their way to a crushing 140-run victory in their opening match of the Tri-Series against Pakistan.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Kumar_inspires_India_victory#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:15:08 -0400 superstar 176 at http://www.strod.com WACA plays down T20 fears http://www.strod.com/Cricket/WACA_plays_down_T20_fears <p>The WACA have said that T20 cricket will not be prioritised despite the launch of the Champions League tournament.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/WACA_plays_down_T20_fears#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:14:37 -0400 superstar 175 at http://www.strod.com India top order build large total http://www.strod.com/Cricket/India_top_order_build_large_total <p>Half-centuries from Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh helped India post a strong total of 330 for eight against Pakistan in the Tri-Series in Mirpur.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/India_top_order_build_large_total#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:14:07 -0400 superstar 174 at http://www.strod.com Counties to field ICL stars http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Counties_to_field_ICL_stars <p>The Twenty20 Cup begins on Wednesday with Indian Cricket League players set to feature despite threats of Champions League expulsion.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Counties_to_field_ICL_stars#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:13:37 -0400 superstar 173 at http://www.strod.com ECB to make T20 plans clear http://www.strod.com/Cricket/ECB_to_make_T20_plans_clear <p>The ECB is expected to announce details of their lucrative T20 link-up with Texan billionaire Sir Allen Stanford on Wednesday.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/ECB_to_make_T20_plans_clear#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:13:01 -0400 superstar 172 at http://www.strod.com Moores wary of wounded Kiwis http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Moores_wary_of_wounded_Kiwis <p>England coach Peter Moores is ready for a New Zealand backlash when the two sides clash again in an ODI series.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Moores_wary_of_wounded_Kiwis#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:10:41 -0400 superstar 171 at http://www.strod.com Sussex move quickly for Smith http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Sussex_move_quickly_for_Smith <p>Sussex have signed West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Smith for their Twenty20 Cup campaign following an injury to Mushtaq Ahmed.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Sussex_move_quickly_for_Smith#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 05:10:11 -0400 superstar 170 at http://www.strod.com McLaren eyes England call http://www.strod.com/Cricket/McLaren_eyes_England_call <p>South African Ryan McLaren is hoping to follow in the footsteps of fellow countryman Kevin Pietersen by qualifying for England.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/McLaren_eyes_England_call#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 04:50:39 -0400 superstar 147 at http://www.strod.com Strauss worried by Zim tour http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Strauss_worried_by_Zim_tour <p>Andrew Strauss is hoping the political situation in Zimbabwe will have changed by the time they are due to tour England next year, or he admits the players face some "difficult decisions".</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Strauss_worried_by_Zim_tour#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 04:50:04 -0400 superstar 146 at http://www.strod.com Waugh - Flintoff is crucial http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Waugh_Flintoff_is_crucial <p>Former Australia captain Steve Waugh believes it will be "very hard" for England to regain the Ashes without Andrew Flintoff in their side.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Waugh_Flintoff_is_crucial#comments Cricket Wed, 11 Jun 2008 04:49:34 -0400 superstar 145 at http://www.strod.com Pollock - It's serious now http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Pollock_Its_serious_now <p>Shaun Pollock will get his Durham Twenty20 career under way on Wednesday knowing that the shortest form of the game has suddenly taken on a whole new dimension.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Pollock_Its_serious_now#comments Cricket Tue, 10 Jun 2008 06:27:54 -0400 superstar 109 at http://www.strod.com Moores wary of tourists http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Moores_wary_of_tourists <p>England coach Peter Moores is expecting New Zealand to "come really hard" at his side in the one-day series.</p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Moores_wary_of_tourists#comments Cricket Tue, 10 Jun 2008 06:27:26 -0400 superstar 108 at http://www.strod.com Overburdened but haunted Lee wants no rest http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Overburdened_but_haunted_Lee_wants_no_rest <p>Overburdened he might be, but Australian pace spearhead Brett Lee says he does not want to sit out of even one international match for his country as he continues to be haunted by the memories of bein</p> <p><a href="http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Overburdened_but_haunted_Lee_wants_no_rest">read more</a></p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Overburdened_but_haunted_Lee_wants_no_rest#comments Cricket Tue, 10 Jun 2008 06:09:49 -0400 superstar 98 at http://www.strod.com Tait ready to come back sooner for Lee's sake http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Tait_ready_to_come_back_sooner_for_Lees_sake <p>Having recovered from mental and physical exhaustion that forced him to quit cricket earlier this year, Australian fast bowler Shaun Tait says he is ready to make a sooner than expected comeback to ea</p> <p><a href="http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Tait_ready_to_come_back_sooner_for_Lees_sake">read more</a></p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/Tait_ready_to_come_back_sooner_for_Lees_sake#comments Cricket Tue, 10 Jun 2008 06:09:24 -0400 superstar 97 at http://www.strod.com PCB may suspend Asif http://www.strod.com/Cricket/PCB_may_suspend_Asif <p>Mohammad Asif could be in for more trouble after he returns home from detention in Dubai as the Pakistan Cricket Board is planning to suspend the embattled pacer and institute an inquiry against him u</p> <p><a href="http://www.strod.com/Cricket/PCB_may_suspend_Asif">read more</a></p> http://www.strod.com/Cricket/PCB_may_suspend_Asif#comments Cricket Tue, 10 Jun 2008 06:08:52 -0400 superstar 96 at http://www.strod.com