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It's a concern: Dominic Cork on Morgan's back-to-back ducks against the Netherlands
Former England pacemaker Dominic Cork has said England captain Eoin Morgan's consecutive ducks against the Netherlands are a "concern" for the team. However, Cork also added that Morgan has "some credit in the bank" for his past captaincy. "Morgan just needs a hit, that's all. Let's wait and see where we are in six or eight months," Cork said.
Lisa Sthalekar of Australia becomes FICA's first female president
Former Australian cricketer Lisa Sthalekar has become the first woman to be appointed president of the International Cricketers Association Federation. "I am extremely honoured... We are entering a new phase of the game that covers more cricket than ever before," said Sthalekar. Notably, the Pune-born former player was part of the Australian teams that won the 2013 and 2005 World Cup.
Whatever they say will happen: Afridi on IPL potentially affecting Pakistan's schedule
Reacting to the BCCI considering a separate window for the IPL, which could potentially affect Pakistan's cricket schedule, Shahid Afridi said, "It all comes down to the market and the economy. The biggest cricket market is India." He added, "Whatever they say will happen." Notably, Pakistani players are not allowed to play in the IPL.