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County Championship Week Four - Statistical Round-Up

At the end of the third week of the County Championship, Warwickshire and Essex top Division One and Division Two respectively. Week four is upon us shortly and here are some key statistics.
29 April 2016
 

Australian cricketers want only one day-night Test in 2016-17

The chief executive of the Australian Cricketers' Association Alistair Nicholson has stated that the players prefer to play only one day-night Test in the 2016-17 season.
29 April 2016

IPL remains the number one Twenty20 tournament - Darren Gough

Former England pace bowler Darren Gough reckons that the Indian Premier League remains the number one Twenty20 tournament in the world.
29 April 2016

James Anderson expresses desire to play limited overs cricket for England

England pace spearhead James Anderson has stated that he is willing to play limited overs cricket for his country but is aware it will be tough for him to fight for a spot in the current line-up.
29 April 2016

Relentless pace is the key to success in Sri Lanka - Allan Donald

Newly appointed Australian bowling coach Allan Donald feels that sustained spells of pace bowling is the key to succeeding in Test matches in Sri Lanka.
29 April 2016

Rising Pune Supergiants sign Usman Khawaja after Faf du Plessis injury

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja has been signed as a replacement player by the Rising Pune Supergiants franchise in the Indian Premier League after Faf du Plessis was ruled out of the tournament due to injury.
29 April 2016

PCB failed to device a proper strategy to deal with Younis Khan - Aamir Sohail

Former Pakistan skipper Aamir Sohail feels that the Pakistan Cricket Board over the years has failed to prepare a proper strategy to deal with Younis Khan in the wake of his recent behaviour in the Pakistan Cup.
28 April 2016

Charterhouse Friars CC win inaugural Malta T20 Crossfire Trophy

The first edition of the MaltaT20 Crossfire Trophy saw Charterhouse School’s Friars Cricket Club victorious in what was the best ever cricket club tournament staged in the Maltese islands.
28 April 2016

Cricket Australia appoint Allan Donald as bowling coach for Sri Lanka tour

Cricket Australia has confirmed the appointment of Allan Donald as the bowling coach of the national team for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.
28 April 2016

Cricket Ireland announce ODI tri-series involving New Zealand and Bangladesh

Cricket Ireland has confirmed that they will host New Zealand and Bangladesh for a One-Day International tri-series which will be played in May 2017.
28 April 2016

Jerome Taylor replaces injured Lasith Malinga for Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians have included West Indies pace bowler Jerome Taylor as the replacement for the injured Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
28 April 2016

Sri Lanka appoint Sanath Jayasuriya as chief selector

Sri Lanka Cricket has appointed former captain Sanath Jayasuriya as the chief selector for a period of two years starting from 1st May.
28 April 2016

Kane Williamson to lead New Zealand in Tests

New Zealand's prolific batsman Kane Williamson has been announced as the skipper of the Black Caps in Tests and he will become the 34th captain to lead the country in any full international format.
28 April 2016

Kaushal Silva, Dasun Shanaka included in Sri Lanka Test squad for England tour

Opening batsman Kaushal Silva has been named by Sri Lanka as a part of the 17-man Test squad for the tour of England which begins in May.
27 April 2016

Australia committed to fulfilling postponed Bangladesh tour

Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland confirmed that the board is committed to fulfilling the tour of Bangladesh which was postponed in October 2015.
27 April 2016

Hong Kong to tour Scotland for two ODIs

Cricket Scotland has announced that they will host a two-match One-Day International series against Hong Kong in September at The Grange in Edinburgh.
27 April 2016

Law firm Gordon Dadds to sponsor James Harris

Middlesex fast bowler James Harris has received backing from law and professional services firm Gordon Dadds in the form of a 12-month sponsorship agreement.
27 April 2016

Usman Khawaja in line to replace Kevin Pietersen in IPL

Rising Pune Supergiants coach Stephen Fleming has confirmed that the franchise is looking to replace Kevin Pietersen with Australian batsman Usman Khawaja in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
27 April 2016

Kaushal Silva discharged from hospital with a clean bill of health

Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed that opening batsman Kaushal Silva has been discharged from the hospital after receiving a clean bill of health from the doctors.
27 April 2016

John Hastings to miss West Indies tour after undergoing surgery

Australian speedster John Hastings is expected to miss the tour of West Indies after having undergone an ankle surgery to treat his injury which he picked during the ongoing Indian Premier League.
27 April 2016