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Video footage emerges that allegedly shows Stokes in street brawl

The England & Wales Cricket Board has seen video footage that allegedly shows Ben Stokes throwing punches in a fight outside a nightclub in Bristol
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/england/content/story/1122237.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Surprised Vince feels Australia will suit his game

James Vince admits he has had an indifferent season but he is happy to concur with the selectors' view that he can succeed in Australian conditions
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/england/content/story/1122225.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Sarfraz's Pakistan look to build on Misbah's reign

Pakistan's new captain in all formats wants his team to "remember the good things" his predecessors did, and apply them to his "very young side"
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/pakistan-v-sri-lanka-2017/content/story/1122202.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

India Red in command after Sundar shines with bat and ball

Washington Sundar took five wickets and then scored a fighting unbeaten 42 to consolidate India Red's stronghold in the Duleep Trophy final
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/duleep-trophy-2017-18/content/story/1122195.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Maynard set to leave Somerset

ESPNcricinfo understands that Maynard, the former England and Glamorgan batsman, will leave the club immediately after the final game of the season
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/county-cricket-2017/content/story/1122189.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Parthiv joins India A squad as cover for Pant

With Rishabh Pant down with a fever, a BCCI official said that Parthiv's inclusion was a precautionary measure since the 15-man squad did not have another specialist wicketkeeper
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/india/content/story/1122179.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Kingsmead not to host India Test

Cape Town, Centurion and Johannesburg were named as the venues for South Africa's three-match Test series against India
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/southafrica/content/story/1122173.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Pakistan's transition an advantage for SL bowling - Chandimal

Pakistan will begin working out their batting order after the retirements of Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan, and Dinesh Chandimal believes a settled Sri Lanka bowling attack can exploit this
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/pakistan-v-sri-lanka-2017/content/story/1122163.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

BCCI general manager MV Sridhar resigns

Sridhar did not disclose that he operated a handful of clubs in Hyderabad, a conflict of interest with his post as BCCI general manager
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/india/content/story/1122158.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Bangladesh look to trip up SA's home season start

A battle between the two teams used to be uneven before 2015, but Bangladesh have realised it is not an impossible task to beat South Africa at home
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/south-africa-v-bangladesh-2017/content/story/1122151.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Philander ruled out of Bangladesh Tests

The South Africa fast bowler continues to recover from a lower-back niggle and aims to regain full fitness by mid-October
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/south-africa-v-bangladesh-2017/content/story/1122142.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Promotion secured, Worcs savour wait

Joe Leach's Worcestershire team moved closer to the Division Two title despite Durham avoiding the follow on during a rain-affected third day at New Road
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/county-championship-division-2-2017/content/story/1122134.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Cosgrove provides substance to stretch Northants

Mark Cosgrove held up Northamptonshire as their promotion hopes faded - not that it mattered to many in The Meet at Grace Road
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/county-championship-division-2-2017/content/story/1122132.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Downcast Kent offer easy pickings

A failed promotion challenge left Kent demoralised at the end of the season and Glamorgan took full advantage
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/county-championship-division-2-2017/content/story/1122131.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Has the Bell tolled for Hampshire?

Ian Bell has had a dispiriting season which led him to resign the Warwickshire captaincy and privately wonder about his future but his return to form might lead to Hampshire's relegation
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/county-championship-division-1-2017/content/story/1122129.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Pakistan, Sri Lanka resume bout without heavyweights

Both teams have played 14 Tests against each other this decade, but how will they respond to the unfamiliar situation of not having familiar faces?
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/pakistan-v-sri-lanka-2017/content/story/1122128.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Leach strikes as relegation fight goes to wire

Somerset claimed three Middlesex wickets before the rain arrived at Taunton as the looked to secure the victory that keeps them in Division One for 2018
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/county-championship-division-1-2017/content/story/1122127.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Livingstone steers Lancs towards second place

Liam Livingstone took six wickets and notched a half-century as Lancashire closed in on victory in their Specsavers County Championship clash with Surrey at Old Trafford
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/county-championship-division-1-2017/content/story/1122126.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Read's last script turns into an extrordinary farewell

Chris Read has starred in some wonderful Notts rescue acts in a memorable county career but in league with Billy Root he is one day away from an astonishing finale
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/county-championship-division-2-2017/content/story/1122124.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

Essex complete historic unbeaten season as Yorkshire feel the pain

The celebrations belonged to Essex but the inquest will surely be felt byYorkshire as a county that imagined itself as champions a year ago took a thorough pounding
Source: http://www.espncricinfo.com/county-championship-division-1-2017/content/story/1122123.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

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