Ponting: Coaching stint just a one-off

“As soon as you’re in a full time coaching role that’s 10 or 11 months of the year gone and I’m not quite ready for that”

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Ex-Australia captain Ricky Ponting has revealed that while he is excited to be an assistant coach for the national team’s upcoming Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka, he has no plans to take up coaching on a full-time basis. Continue reading

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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Adams: Cairns told me ICL would not be able to prove anything

"I cannot remember the exact words but it was something like 'how will they ever prove it?'"

“I cannot remember the exact words but it was something like ‘how will they ever prove it?'”

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Former New Zealand pace bowler Andre Adams has told Southwark Crown Court that Chris Cairns tried to coax him into joining his match-fixing operation as the latter was confident that the Indian Cricket League (ICL) would not be able to prove anything.

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