Cricket Monthly: Issue 003 - July 2014 on Flipboard

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Kevin Pietersen challenges Australian cricket fans to spur him on with derision

Cricket

Kevin Pietersen challenges Australian cricket fans to spur him on with derision

From: Herald Sun

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Kevin Pietersen signs with Melbourne …

The cricketers who fought for their country in World War One

More than 200 professional cricketers in England signed up to fight in the summer of 2014 and obituaries replaced match reports in Wisden. A new book tells the story of the men who played, and fought, for their country

On the bank holiday evening of Monday August 3 1914, Lionel Tennyson dreamt of …

Foreign Policy

Kevin Pietersen says ‘only politics’ keeping Cook as England captain

Kevin Pietersen has called on the embattled England captain Alastair Cook to step down, and says he is still in the job only because it would be “yet another PR disaster” for the England and Wales Cricket Board to sack him.

Pietersen has also urged Cook to relinquish the captaincy and seek emergency …

Cricket: White Ferns contracted players announced

A strong blend of youth and experience makes up the first contracted list of ten White Ferns players for the season between 1 August 2014 and 31 July …

New Zealand News

Cricket: Williamson suspended from bowling

Kane Williamson has scored an unwanted first, becoming the first New Zealander to be suspended from bowling because of an illegal action.Williamson's …

New Zealand

Cricket: Pakistan court orders elections for new chief

England's Matt Prior to take indefinite break from cricket

The 32-year-old announced his decision just hours after England had suffered defeat to India in the second Test of the five-match series at Lord's on …

Cricket: NZ women cricketers awarded annual contracts for first time

In a first for New Zealand, the country's top 10 women cricketers will be awarded annual contracts under the terms of a new Memorandum of …

New Zealand

Cricket deserves a better World Cup format

With as many as 32 nations and a slick format, the FIFA World Cup is easily the most watched team sport event in the world. I am not really into …

Asian Football

Cricket on the Home Front 1914-18

As in the Second World War, opinion was sharply divided over the morality of staging cricket matches during the 1914-18 Great War. Was it …

Cricket

Zimbabwe cricket set for major changes

Zimbabwe cricket set for major changes

Could he be named the new captain, replacing Brendan Taylor? ... Hamilton Masakadza

12/07/2014 00:00:00

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‘ICC to strive for making cricket more competitive’

Bringing people back to the cricket ground and making cricket more competitive would be a major focus area for the International Cricket Council, …

Business Line

Cricket: Pakistan get Champions League T20 invite

Islamabad: Pakistan will send its domestic Twenty20 champions Lahore Lions to play in the Champions League to be held in India in September, an …

Pakistan

Nepal looks to make case as neutral venue

Nepal cricket

With pleasant weather, enthusiastic public and a brand new ground on its way, Nepal could make a serious case to become the next neutral venue for international cricket

Home to eight of the ten tallest peaks in the world, it is only apt that Nepal is called 'the Home of the Gods'. It …

Nepal

Katich pulls up stumps on cricket career

Former Test batsman Simon Katich has announced his retirement from Twenty20 cricket, meaning he won't lead the Perth Scorchers this year.