Pietersen: Amir should not be allowed to play international cricket

"If you get caught you have to be given a life ban"

“If you get caught you have to be given a life ban”

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Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen believes that Pakistan left-arm seamer Mohammad Amir should not be allowed to play international cricket again and should have been banned for life for being involved in the spot-fixing scandal that shocked the cricketing community in 2010.

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West Indies vs Bangladesh 2nd Test Day 3: West Indies extend lead to 427 behind Chanderpaul’s half-century

Chanderpaul struck five boundaries during his unbeaten knock of 63

Chanderpaul struck five boundaries during his unbeaten knock of 63

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Veteran West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul scored an unbeaten 63 to help his side extend their lead to 427 at the end of the third day of the second Test against Bangladesh in St Lucia.

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Test specialists should be kept away from the IPL, says Stephen Fleming

Fleming believes players like Pujara would benefit by not playing in the IPL

Fleming believes players like Pujara would benefit by not playing in the IPL

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Former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming believes that Test specialists should be kept away from the Indian Premier League (IPL) since it is ruining their shot selection and development.

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‘Rahane was, without a doubt, the stand-out Indian player in the second Test’, says Graeme Swann

"He made England come up with the most ludicrous tactic I could imagine"

“He made England come up with the most ludicrous tactic I could imagine”

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Former England off-spinner Graeme Swann believes that India batsman Ajinkya Rahane was “without a doubt, the standout Indian player in the second Test” against England at Lord’s.

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West Indies vs New Zealand 2nd Test Day 1: Taylor stars as New Zealand bowled out for 221

Taylor dismissed Rutherford, Neesham, Watling and Sodhi

Taylor dismissed Rutherford, Neesham, Watling and Sodhi

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West Indies pace bowler Jerome Taylor ripped through New Zealand’s batting line-up with four wickets as the tourists were dismissed for 221 on the first day of the second Test in Trinidad.

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