SLC to launch investigation after Hambantota groundstaff stripped of pants

“Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to apologise to those subjected to this ignominy”

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Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has confirmed that they will launch a probe after a decision was taken to strip the Hambantota groundstaff of the pants they had been wearing during the fifth ODI between Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe on Monday.

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Ponting: Ashes will be Smith’s biggest challenge

“It’s those series that you are remembered for as a leader and as a player as well”

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Ex-Australia captain Ricky Ponting has admitted that current skipper Steve Smith will come under intense scrutiny when his side take on England in a highly-anticipated Ashes series in November.

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Sehwag disappointed with Maxwell’s IPL performance

“He didn’t take the responsibility as a captain and didn’t perform”

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Virender Sehwag, the Kings XI Punjab’s director of cricket operations, has admitted that he was less than impressed with captain Glenn Maxwell’s overall performance in this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL).

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