Highlights: Namibia qualify for next U-19 World Cup (3:50)
Highlights: Springer's heroics take WI into the finals (4:33)

Cricket to trial red and yellow card system

MCC has announced plans to trial a system of red and yellow cards to curb the increasing levels of player indiscipline in recreational cricket, including excessive sledging and a rise in violent behaviour.

Highlights: Burnham helped England thump Namibia (3:59)
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Wade, Boyce dropped from World T20 squad

Peter Nevill, Ashton Agar and Adam Zampa will make their Twenty20 international debuts at the World T20 in India, while Steven Smith will replace Aaron Finch as captain.

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Porterfield to lead Ireland World T20 squad

William Porterfield will lead an experienced Ireland squad for the upcoming World Twenty20 in India, with as many as five players ready to take part in their fifth tournament.

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Contract crisis threatens West Indies

West Indies cricket appears to be sliding towards another crisis after the World Twenty20 squad appeared to collectively reject the contracts on offer from the WICB.

Highlights: Mohsin guides Pakistan U-19 to victory (3:49)
Highlights: India through to U-19 WC final (4:34)
WATCH: Gauhar's magnificent catch (0:35)
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3dFirdose Moonda

Amla aware of batting balance issues

The absence of a genuine allrounder continues to haunt South Africa as they try to balance a long enough batting line-up with a sufficiently complete bowling pack. So far, they are shortchanging themselves in both departments.

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3dAndrew Miller

Allround England seek the knock-out blow

With confidence coursing through the squad and three opportunities to seal the rubber against South Africa lined up ahead of them this week, England are in the rare but increasingly familiar situation of being recognised as a one-day force.

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Lord's to host 2017 Women's World Cup final

Lord's will host the final of the Women's World Cup in 2017, with fixtures also allocated to Derbyshire, Gloucestershire, Leicestershire and Somerset during the tournament that takes place between June 26 and July 23.


New Zealand defend 246 on McCullum's ODI farewell

Brendon McCullum's teammates honoured him with a rousing defence of 246 at Seddon Park, ensuring their captain retired from ODI matches with the Chappell-Hadlee trophy in his keeping.

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4dDavid Hopps

Hales and Buttler send England 2-0 up

England chase down 263 to win the second ODI against South Africa by five wickets, with Alex Hales falling for 99 while Jos Buttler finished on an unbeaten 48 in Port Elizabeth.

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4dESPN Staff

Hales hopes to restate Test case

Alex Hales hopes to get another chance to succeed as Alastair Cook's Test opening partner despite an underwhelming maiden series in South Africa.

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4dUmar Farooq

Pakistan's Yasir banned for doping offence

Pakistan legspinner Yasir Shah has been handed a three-month suspension after he pleaded guilty to breaching the ICC's Anti-Doping Code that relates to the presence of a banned substance in a player's sample.

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Buttler fetches 386,000 in IPL auction

The bidding for England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler in the IPL auction was much-anticipated -- and it was the Mumbai Indians who got their man.

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England thrashed in U19 World Cup quarterfinals

A fine performance by Sri Lanka's spinners was capped by a stroke-filled 95 from opener Avishka Fernando as they brushed England aside by six wickets to move into the semifinal of the Under-19 World Cup.

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5dFirdose Moonda

De Villiers targets South Africa fightback

South Africa captain AB de Villiers remains upbeat about their chances of coming back from 2-0 down in the ODI series against England.

2.6 Coetzee to Ishan Kishan, OUT (0:16)

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