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Cricket Australia says no to betting partners for BBL, WBBL

Kevin Roberts, the Cricket Australia chief executive, has revealed that the governing body has declined offers to sign on a betting partner for the men’s and women’s Big Bash Leagues on the basis that the format is pitched primarily at children and families, amid discussion around their high-profile partnership with …

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WBBL round-up: Record-breaking day for Perry and Healy

Alyssa Healy, who scored a 52-ball century, and Ellyse Perry rewrote the record books at the WACA with an unbroken opening stand of 199 in what became a 45-run victory for the Sydney Sixers against the Melbourne Stars. It was the highest stand for any wicket in the WBBL comfortably …

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WBBL previews: squad lists and players to watch

6:42 AM GMT Alex Malcolm Andrew McGlashan CloseDeputy editor, ESPNcricinfoDeputy Editor Andrew arrived at ESPNcricinfo via Manchester and Cape Town, after finding the assistant editor at a weak moment as he watched England’s batting collapse in the Newlands Test. Andrew began his cricket writing as a freelance covering Lancashire during …

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Team-mates turn rivals: how do you stop Alyssa Healy?

Australia’s players have been able to savour every moment of Alyssa Healy’s phenomenal form in recent weeks, but from Friday some of them will be hoping the runs dry up as they become the opposition in the Women’s Big Bash. Healy plundered a world record T20 score of 148 not …

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