Cricket News

Shashank Manohar must check damage to BCCI done during his stint in ICC: Ex-secretary Niranjan Shah

Shah said that it was obvious of Manohar stepping down as Chairman of ICC and the latter may appraise what damage was done to Indian cricket.

published : 5 hours ago

Cricket Australia to not use Dukes ball in first-class cricket from 2020-21 season

Cricket Australia said that the ineffectiveness of spinners in first-class cricket in recent times played a role in the decision to do away with the Dukes.

published : 5 hours ago

Former West Indies batsman Everton Weekes dies at 95

Weekes formed one of the famous three 'Ws' of West Indian cricket as part of a formidable batting lineup for more than a decade.

published : 7 hours ago

Peter Fulton quits as New Zealand's batting coach, to take up head coach job of Canterbury team

Fulton said that he had enjoyed his time with the national team but the Canterbury offer was hard to ignore.

published : 7 hours ago

Majority of emerging talents are from interior districts of country: Cricket junior selection committee chairman

Junior selection chief Aashish feels India U-19 will have two quality batsmen-pacers at next WC

published : 9 hours ago

India's women team set to tour England for tri-series involving South Africa too 

While a formal announcement is expected in the coming days, this will be the first instance of any Indian team returning to action since the country went into coronavirus lockdown on March 23. 

published : 22 hours ago

Shashank Manohar steps down from ICC chairmanship, Imran Khwaja interim replacement

The process for the election of the next chairperson is expected to be approved by the ICC Board within the next week.

published : 23 hours ago

Ben Stokes will make a brilliant captain: England's Mark Wood 

England's World Cup hero Stokes was on Tuesday named captain for the opening Test against West Indies in place of Joe Root, who has taken leave to be with his wife for the birth of their second child.

published : 23 hours ago

Coach Phil Simmons attends funeral on England tour, Windies board member calls for his removal 

CWI said Simmons' entry and exit from the team's bio-secure environment was approved before he made the short trip.

published : 01 Jul 2020

Aim to give my best for country: Ravindra Jadeja on being named as India's Test 'MVP'

His remark came as Jadeja achieved an MVP rating of 97.3 and as a result, he was also rated as the second most valuable player Test player worldwide, only second to Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan.

published : 01 Jul 2020

England tour: Second group of COVID-negative Pakistan players to depart on Friday 

The players who will travel by the Pakistan International Airlines are: Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan and Wahab Riaz," the PCB said.

published : 01 Jul 2020

Ravindra Jadeja rated as India's Test cricket 'MVP' in 21st century 

With an MVP rating of 97.3, the 31-year-old Jadeja was also rated as the second most valuable Test player worldwide, behind only Sri Lanka legend Muttiah Muralitharan.

published : 01 Jul 2020

It hurt too much: AB de Villiers recalls losing to New Zealand in 2015 World Cup

The Kiwis stunned the South Africa by four wickets and just one ball to spare as they progressed into the final against eventual-champions Australia.

published : 01 Jul 2020

BCCI's decision regarding Chinese sponsorship in IPL will be in 'best interest of cricket, country'

The ongoing border tensions with China in Eastern Ladakh has led to talks regarding Chinese sponsorship in the IPL.

published : 01 Jul 2020

Virat Kohli, KL Rahul engage in hilarious banter over coffee cup

Indian cricketers have been keeping themselves busy by engaging with fans on social media and this particular exchange between Kohli and Rahul left everyone in splits.

published : 01 Jul 2020