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Australia captain Steve Smith has confirmed he has withdrawn from the Indian Premier League after picking up a wrist injury.

Former England boss Peter Moores has confirmed he has turned down the chance to become the new head coach of Pakistan.

Former England batsman James Taylor insists he is lucky to be alive as he tries to plan his next move after being forced to retire.

Australia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh is set to return to home soil after being ruled out of the IPL season with a side strain.

England one-day star Sam Billings scored a half-century on his IPL debut to help Delhi Daredevils beat Kolkata Knight Riders.

David Willey feels performing for Yorkshire in the County Championship could boost his chances of breaking into England's Test side.

Alex Hales is confident he made the right decision to sit out Nottinghamshire's first two games of the County Championship season.

Allan Donald admits he is excited to see Mitchell Starc in action when the pair work together during Australia's tour of Sri Lanka.

Batsman Joe Root insists he is ready for a big summer of Test cricket as England prepare to face Sri Lanka and Pakistan.

Stuart Broad is confident that England can defeat Sri Lanka and Pakistan in their respective Test Series' on home soil this summer.