Stokes: IPL contract ‘gives me more drive to work even harder’

“There’s still a lot more I want to achieve personally”

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England all-rounder Ben Stokes has revealed that he is fired up to have more success in international cricket after attracting the highest bid for a foreign player at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction last month. Continue reading

ICC clarifies Perera’s dope test date

Perera's sample that tested positive was taken on October 12

Perera’s sample that tested positive was taken on October 12

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The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced that Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Perera’s dope test sample that tested positive for a banned substance was taken on October 12 and not during the Pakistan series in June and July, as a statement from Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) recently said.

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Sri Lanka vs West Indies 3rd ODI: Perera helps Sri Lanka complete 3-0 whitewash

Perera celebrates after scoring his seventh ODI fifty

Perera celebrates after scoring his seventh ODI fifty

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Sri Lanka opener Kusal Perera played an instrumental role in his side’s 19-run win via the Duckworth-Lewis method in the third ODI against the West Indies in Pallekele as he smashed a quickfire 50.

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