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May 27, 2020

Mitchell Starc: Australia fast bowler keen on county cricket return

Mitchell Starc was the leading T20 wicket-taker in English cricket in 2012 with 21 in 10 games at an average of 10.38

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc hopes to return to county cricket before the end of his career.

The 30-year-old spent part of the 2012 season with Yorkshire.

He was due to return to the UK this summer to play for Welsh Fire in The Hundred, but the competition was put back to 2021 because of coronavirus.

“If a window arose and there was an opportunity, I’d certainly go,” said Starc, who has played 57 Tests, 91 one-dayers and 31 T20 internationals.

Starc played alongside Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow and Gary [...]

 
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May 27, 2020

Ashes quiz: How well do you remember Stokes’ Headingley Test?

10 Apr From the section Cricket

We know what you did last summer…

You were keeping up with the Ashes, of course.

This week we’re replaying the epic third Test at Headingley when Ben Stokes’ incredible 135 not out helped England beat Australia by one wicket.

But how well were you following? Let’s find out…

 
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May 26, 2020

Sri Lanka bowler Shehan Madushanka banned after drugs arrest

Madushanka has played one ODI and two Twenty20s for Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka have suspended bowler Shehan Madushanka after he was arrested for alleged possession of illegal drugs.

Madushanka was arrested on Saturday in possession of 2.7 grams of heroin and remanded in custody, police said.

The seamer, 25, won the last of his three caps for Sri Lanka in 2018, but did take a hat-trick on his one-day international debut against Bangladesh.

Sri Lanka Cricket said his ban begins immediately and will remain in place until a full inquiry is conducted.

 
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May 26, 2020

Quiz: What do you remember of 2020 so far in cricket?

With cricket on hold because of the coronavirus pandemic, here is a chance to test your knowledge of what has happened so far in 2020.

The sport is suspended in the UK until at least 28 May – and around the world indefinitely – but there was plenty of high-class action and drama before the shutdown.

England and Australia have toured South Africa, while the Aussies also went to India – and we had the Women’s T20 World Cup, with a record attendance at the final.

How much do you think you can remember? Have a go at the 10 questions below and share your results using #bbccricket on social media.

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