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Revealing Lineup an Hour Early Brings a 3-Month Suspension

Revealing Lineup an Hour Early Brings a 3-Month Suspension

An Instagram post by Emily Smith, a professional cricket player, led to the penalty.
England, the Birthplace of Cricket, Captures Cricket World Cup

England, the Birthplace of Cricket, Captures Cricket World Cup

In a closely-contested match with New Zealand that required the first Super Over in tournament history, England finally won its first title.
England, the Birthplace of Cricket, Captures Cricket World Cup

England, the Birthplace of Cricket, Captures Cricket World Cup

In a closely-contested match with New Zealand that required the first Super Over in tournament history, England finally won its first title.
Ready for Another World Cup? Here’s Cricket’s Version

Ready for Another World Cup? Here’s Cricket’s Version

They’ve been playing matches in England since May, but the crucial action takes place this week.
Ashleigh Barty Wins the French Open for Her First Grand Slam Singles Title

Ashleigh Barty Wins the French Open for Her First Grand Slam Singles Title

Four years ago, the Australian quit tennis and played pro cricket. Now she has a surprising major title and will rise to No. 2 in the rankings.
Ashleigh Barty Wins the French Open for Her First Grand Slam Singles Title

Ashleigh Barty Wins the French Open for Her First Grand Slam Singles Title

Four years ago, the Australian quit tennis and played pro cricket. Now she has a surprising major title and will rise to No. 2 in the rankings.
After Big Cricket Win, Afghanistan Pauses to Celebrate

After Big Cricket Win, Afghanistan Pauses to Celebrate

The Afghan batsman Hazratullah Zazai during a cricket match against Ireland in Dehradun, India, in February.
An India-Pakistan Test for an American Cricket Club Where They’re All on the Same Team

An India-Pakistan Test for an American Cricket Club Where They’re All on the Same Team

Bikram Singh, right, during his birthday party in Norfolk, Mass. Mr. Singh is the founder of the Boston Gymkhana Sports Club, a cricket club.
An India-Pakistan Test for an American Cricket Club Where They’re All on the Same Team

An India-Pakistan Test for an American Cricket Club Where They’re All on the Same Team

Bikram Singh, right, during his birthday party in Norfolk, Mass. Mr. Singh is the founder of the Boston Gymkhana Sports Club, a cricket club.
It Isn’t an Easy Time to Be a British Muslim. Cricket Helps.

It Isn’t an Easy Time to Be a British Muslim. Cricket Helps.

England’s Moeen Ali celebrates taking the wicket of Australia’s D’Arcy Short with team mates in June in Cardiff, Wales.
Migrants Bring Cricket (and Victory) to Life in Northern France

Migrants Bring Cricket (and Victory) to Life in Northern France

Players and supporters of the St.-Omer Cricket Club Stars, known as the Soccs, celebrated before the awards ceremony at a regional cricket tournament in September.
Migrants Bring Cricket (and Victory) to Life in Northern France

Migrants Bring Cricket (and Victory) to Life in Northern France

Players and supporters of the St.-Omer Cricket Club Stars, known as the Soccs, celebrated before the awards ceremony at a regional cricket tournament in September.
Migrants Bring Cricket (and Victory) to Life in Northern France

Migrants Bring Cricket (and Victory) to Life in Northern France

Players and supporters of the St.-Omer Cricket Club Stars, known as the Soccs, celebrated before the awards ceremony at a regional cricket tournament in September.
Rugby Meets Red Rover: Kabaddi Has Captured the Heart of India

Rugby Meets Red Rover: Kabaddi Has Captured the Heart of India

Kabaddi, an adaptation of an ancient game, has quickly become one of the most popular spectator sports in India
Rugby Meets Red Rover: Kabaddi Has Captured the Heart of India

Rugby Meets Red Rover: Kabaddi Has Captured the Heart of India

Kabaddi, an adaptation of an ancient game, has quickly become one of the most popular spectator sports in India
Woman Says She Was Fired by Cricket Australia for Abortion-Rights Tweets

Woman Says She Was Fired by Cricket Australia for Abortion-Rights Tweets

The Cricket Australia headquarters in Melbourne. An Australian woman says the organization fired her after she urged expanded abortion access in posts on Twitter.
Cricket Star. Sex Symbol. Prime Minister? It May Be Imran Khan’s Time.

Cricket Star. Sex Symbol. Prime Minister? It May Be Imran Khan’s Time.

A campaign rally for Imran Khan in Karachi, Pakistan, on Sunday. He is now the party leader widely seen as most likely to emerge with a shot at forming a government.
Cricket Star. Sex Symbol. Prime Minister? It May Be Imran Khan’s Time.

Cricket Star. Sex Symbol. Prime Minister? It May Be Imran Khan’s Time.

A campaign rally for Imran Khan in Karachi, Pakistan, on Sunday. He is now the party leader widely seen as most likely to emerge with a shot at forming a government.