Pietersen’s autobiography is nothing more than a distraction, says Ben Stokes

"I think the reports can suggest that everything has been based around the book rather than the cricket"

“I think the reports can suggest that everything has been based around the book rather than the cricket”

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England all-rounder Ben Stokes believes that former batsman Kevin Pietersen’s autobiography, which has caused a lot of controversy at of late, is nothing more than a distraction.

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It’s going to be hard playing Test cricket without my childhood friend, says Kumar Sangakkara

"I think that all the emotions will come out when we next take the field without him in the ranks"

“I think that all the emotions will come out when we next take the field without him in the ranks”

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Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara has admitted that he will find it hard to play Test cricket without his childhood friend, Mahela Jayawardene, who retired from the format today.

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Caribbean Premier League 16th Match: Gayle and Taylor crush Antigua

Taylor was named Man of the Match for his four-wicket haul

Taylor was named Man of the Match for his four-wicket haul

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Jamaica Tallawahs captain Chris Gayle scored an entertaining unbeaten half-century and pace bowler Jerome Taylor took four wickets to lead their side to a seven-wicket win over the Antigua Hawksbills in a rain-affected match at Sabina Park.

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