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Rahim, Kayes ruled out of second Test against New Zealand

Bangladesh chances of levelling the ongoing Test series against New Zealand has suffered a major blow after skipper Mushfiqur Rahim and opening batsman Imrul Kayes have been ruled out of the second Test in Christchurch.
19 January 2017
 

Joe Root turns down IPL offer

England vice-captain Joe Root has made himself unavailable for the upcoming Indian Premier League 2017 tournament to spend time with his newborn son.
19 January 2017

Monty Panesar joins Australia as spin bowling consultant for India tour

Cricket Australia has roped in England left-arm-spinner Monty Panesar as the spin consultant for Australia's upcoming Test tour to India which begins next month.
18 January 2017

Australia make two changes for Perth ODI against Pakistan

Australian coach Darren Lehmann confirmed that Victoria batsman Peter Handscomb will be making his debut against Pakistan in the third One-Day International at WACA on Thursday.
18 January 2017

Adam Voges hints retirement PM's XI fixture

Western Australia batsman Adam Voges has hinted that he might call an end to his international career after featuring for the Prime Minster XI fixture in the Twenty20 tour game against Sri Lanka next month.
17 January 2017

Carlos Brathwaite to leave Big Bash League for domestic competition

West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite will be heading back to Caribbean from Big Bash League to feature in the domestic 50-over competition after the final league game for Sydney Thunder against Adelaide Strikers at Sydney Showground Stadium on 18th January.
17 January 2017

Marcus Stoinis named Mitchell Marsh replacement for remainder of ODI series

Victoria all-rounder Marcus Stoinis is set to replace Mitchell Marsh in the Australian squad for the remainder of the One-Day International series against Pakistan.
17 January 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kedar Jadhav

For scoring the sixth fastest century for India in the One-Day Internationals during the Pune game against England, Kedar Jadhav is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
16 January 2017

Competition for play-off heats up after national selection depletes BBL teams

The fourth week of the Big Bash League 2016-17 season saw teams making a move aiming for the play-offs spots except for Adelaide Strikers and Melbourne Renegades, who find themselves in a knock-out situation when they face each other on Monday.
16 January 2017

Maxwell, Marsh brothers recalled for India Test series

Australia have recalled Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh and Shaun Marsh in the 16-man squad for the upcoming four-match Test series against India which begins next month.
15 January 2017

Brendon McCullum faces suspension for slow over-rate

Brisbane Heat skipper Brendon McCullum has been suspended for one-game after his team recorded a poor over-rate in the recent encounter against Perth Scorchers on Wednesday.
12 January 2017

Stanlake, Lynn to make debut for Australia in Brisbane

Australian captain Steven Smith has confirmed that uncapped Queensland duo Chris Lynn and Billy Stanlake will make their debut in the first One-Day International against Pakistan which kicks-off on Friday.
12 January 2017

West Indies announce Pakistan series

The West Indies Cricket Board has announced the fixtures for a full-fledged home season involving Pakistan to be played between 31st March and 14th May this year.
12 January 2017

Klinger, Tye help Perth to a comfortable 27 runs win over Brisbane

Terrific performances from Michael Klinger and Andrew Tye helped the Perth Scorchers to beat Brisbane Heat by 27 runs at the Brisbane Cricket Ground in Woolloongabba on Wednesday.
11 January 2017

Pakistan desperate to avoid World Cup 2019 qualifiers

World Cup 1992 champions Pakistan are desperately hoping for direct qualification for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 when they take on the in-form reigning world champion and number-one ranked Australia in the forthcoming five-match One Day Internationals series beginning Friday at the Gabba, Brisbane.
11 January 2017

South Africa opt for young squad for T20I series against Sri Lanka

The South African selectors have opted for a young and inexperienced squad for the three-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka that will be led by Farhann Behardien.
10 January 2017

Cricket Australia withdraws Steve O'Keefe participation in Big Bash League

Cricket Australia has confirmed that New South Wales spinner Steve O'Keefe has been withdrawn from the Big Bash League squad of Sydney Sixers to give him more time to prepare for the upcoming tour of India.
9 January 2017

PSL 2017 final scheduled to be played in Lahore

The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced that the final of Pakistan Super League 2017 season has been scheduled to be played in Lahore.
9 January 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - David Warner

For scoring blistering knocks of 113 and 55 in the Sydney Test against Pakistan, Australian opening batsman David Warner is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
9 January 2017

Brisbane Heat consistent, Sydney Thunder finally get rolling

The third week of the Big Bash League 2016-17 season saw Brisbane Heat maintaining their consistency and occupying the pole position while the rest of the teams are struggling with their combinations in a bid to remain in contention for play-offs.
9 January 2017