Cricket Monthly: Issue One - May 2014

By particularkev | A monthly magazine on global cricket.

Women's Twenty20: New IPL-style league planned by Australian pair

Cricket's top women players could feature in an Indian Premier League-style tournament within nine months.

Women's Sports

The history of cricket in England is one of many cultures

Cricket has often been appropriated by those who see the sport as being symbolic of ‘their England’, and who would invest it with exemplary qualities that it does not possess<p>The rich mix of English cricket<p>Of course Nigel Farage spent Sunday afternoon at the cricket, whiling away the final few hours …

English Cricket

Gayle to seek treatment for back injury

West Indies news<p>Chris Gayle has said he will seek treatment in Germany for an injured back to ensure he is fit for the home Tests against New …

Cricket match fixing: Who's pulling the strings?

<b>The latest instalment in cricket's match-fixing saga has revealed a power struggle, writes Dylan Cleaver</b><p>"I believe there are dark forces at …

Oz journo slams dull ICC fixing probe following no Oz players involved claims

A senior Australian journalist has joined critics slamming the International Cricket Council's probe into match fixing as 'dull' after the …

Cricket: The great game that is now in terrible fix

It could have come from the pages of a hard-boiled crime thriller.<p>Bags full of American dollars collected from a laundromat. Offers of cash and sex …

Cricket match fixing: Anatomy of match fixing

<b>In Lou Vincent’s example, he has the perfect personality traits to be considered vulnerable: a troubled man with money worries parachuting in and out</b> …

Travel Guide and Plan Your Trip Online

Fascinating Christmas Party Decorations Image – A number of people that have to get home furniture just don’t know how to begin. There are quite a …

Travel Guides

Cricket must confront the magnitude of fixing

The first step towards the solution is to appreciate the scale of the problem, something cricket still seems to be struggling to do<p>The sad truth is that the most recent spot-fixing revelations bring to mind nothing so much as Captain Renault’s line as he shuts down Rick’s Café in Casablanca: “I’m …

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Czech cricket: onwards and upwards!

Prague TV |<p>20 May 2014<p>How far has cricket progressed in Prague over the last 12 months?<p>It’s been over a year since Prague.TV last met with the guys …

Sri Lanka’s Hathurusinghe to coach Bangladesh cricket

The 45 year-old Sri Lankan, who took charge of the Thunder last season, has been offered the chance to coach at full international level, after …

Chris Cairns denies he is high-profile name involved in match-fixing

• Cairns speaks out after being linked to Lou Vincent claims • 'Allegations that I am Player X are a lie,' says New Zealander<p>Chris Cairns, the former New Zealand and Nottinghamshire all-rounder, has released a statement reiterating his previous denials of any involvement in match-fixing, following …

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Cricket: Former star offered McCullum cash to fix

New Zealand Cricket have released a statement this afternoon to express their dismay that Brendon McCullum's testimony to the International Cricket …

SA's cricket bat crafting history

"They've changed recently with these very thick edges, and seems cricketers are stronger than they used to be to wield these heavier bats they now …

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Kumar Sangakkara: 'It's been an amazing privilege to play the game'

The Sri Lankan is a supreme batsman but he derives the greatest pleasure from exchanging ideas and philosophies<p>Kumar Sangakkara is freezing at the end of an abandoned day of county cricket in Sussex. Wearing a huge borrowed jumper from the visitors' dressing room occupied by Durham, for whom he …

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