Australia will need a miracle to win the Ashes, says Damien Martyn

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Martyn conceded it was tough to watch Australia lose the first Test by a very slim margin

Former Australia batsman Damien Martyn believes the national team, who are currently trailing England 2-0, will need a full-fledged miracle to win the last three Ashes Tests and bring the coveted urn back home. 

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Players who spoil cricket’s image and integrity should be severely ‘punished’, says Kapil Dev

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Dev believes Sreesanth should be made an example of if he is found guilty

Former India captain Kapil Dev has announced that any player who is caught tarnishing cricket’s image and integrity in any way whatsoever should be severely “punished” in order to send a message and prevent other players from making the same “mistakes” in the future.

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Umpires need to take a more ‘pragmatic’ approach when it comes to technology, says Simon Taufel

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Taufel used the ongoing Ashes series as an example where technology was being overused

Umpires are often criticised for making the wrong decisions during matches, but former international umpire Simon Taufel believes that they should be confident in the decisions they give and take a more “pragmatic” approach when it comes to the use of technology.

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Protests break out over Kieron Pollard’s appointment as Barbados captain for CPL

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The Barbados community is angry about the fact that a Barbadian is not leading the country’s CPL franchise

Protests have broken out amongst the Barbados community after West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard was appointed to lead the Barbados Tridents during the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

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