News

Yasir Arafat lauds Inzamam-ul-Haq for taking bold decisions

Former Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat has applauded the decision of chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq to drop Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal from the 35-man squad for a training camp in Abbottabad ahead of England tour.
5 May 2016
 

Darren Gough tips Yorkshire for County Championship hat-trick

Former England pace spearhead Darren Gough is backing Yorkshire to win a third consecutive County Championship Division One title later this summer, but expects them to be be pushed hard by their rivals.
5 May 2016

Alastair Cook inks two-year deal with Essex

England Test skipper Alastair Cook has extended his association with Essex by signing a new two-year deal with the club that he made his first-class debut for in 2003.
5 May 2016

Mark Boucher joins Kolkata Knight Riders as wicket-keeping consultant

Former South African wicket-keeper batsman Mark Boucher has joined the Kolkata Knight Riders franchise in the ongoing Indian Premier League as a wicket-keeping consultant.
5 May 2016

David Warner ready for Sri Lanka challenge

Australian opening batsman David Warner is eager to make a mark by adopting a positive approach during the tour of Sri Lanka in July.
5 May 2016

PCB releases list of centrally contracted women cricketers for 2016

Pakistan Cricket Board has increased the number of centrally contracted women cricketers to 22 as they announced the contracts for the year 2016.
5 May 2016

Matthew Fleming to take over as MCC President in October

Former England all-rounder Matthew Fleming has been named as the next President of the Marylebone Cricket Club with effect from 1st October.
5 May 2016

Test Cricket is thriving in London asserts MCC President

The President of the Marylebone Cricket Club Roger Knight stated that Test cricket in London continues to attract a large number of crowds especially in comparison with the other venues in England.
4 May 2016

Australia remain No.1 in ODIs, New Zealand claim top spot in T20I rankings

Australia continue their reign at the top of the International Cricket Council One-Day International rankings while New Zealand have claimed the pole position in the shorter format of the game according to the latest update.
4 May 2016

Bessborough win through in Middlesex Cup

Bessborough won their first competitive fixture of the 2016 campaign at the second time of asking as they comfortably beat Harrow Town in the first round of the Middlesex County Knockout Cup on Sunday.
4 May 2016

Hail, Pen Pictures & New Borns - Penkridge CC

The weather once again thwarted the prospects of any real cricket this weekend. Those of us at junior coaching on Friday night endured conditions resembling the Ice Age, even if it was dry.
4 May 2016

Melbourne Renegades open to re-signing Chris Gayle

Melbourne Renegades coach David Saker stated that there is still a chance that the franchise will re-sign Chris Gayle despite his involvement in a controversy last season.
4 May 2016

Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli handed fines in IPL

Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir has been fined 15 percent of his match fee for a code of conduct breach while Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli was fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during their encounter in the Indian Premier League on Monday.
4 May 2016

Hashim Amla replaces Shaun Marsh for Kings XI Punjab

South African batsman Hashim Amla has been signed by the Kings XI Punjab franchise in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) to replace the injured Shaun Marsh.
4 May 2016

Pakistan will benefit with a foreign coach - Geoff Lawson

Former Australian pace bowler Geoff Lawson feels that Pakistan will have a major advantage if a foreign coach is appointed for the national team.
3 May 2016

Australia increase their hold on number one position in latest ICC Test rankings

Australia have strengthened their hold on the number one position in the latest Test team rankings released by the International Cricket Council and currently enjoy a six-point lead at the top.
3 May 2016

England turnaround just the beginning of things to come - Eoin Morgan

England limited overs skipper Eoin Morgan is hoping that the change in the team's approach to the game and their successful turnaround is just the beginning of better things to come in the future.
3 May 2016

Zimbabwe announce limited overs series against India

Zimbabwe Cricket has announced that they will host India for a limited overs series consisting of three One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 internationals to be played in the month of June.
3 May 2016

Sale suffer weekend washout

No cricket was played by any of Sale’s senior teams this weekend after heavy rain during the week left many grounds across the county saturated.
3 May 2016

Mitchell Johnson voices support for Glenn Maxwell

Former Australian speedster Mitchell Johnson has come out in support of his Kings XI Punjab teammate Glenn Maxwell, who is yet to make a significant impact in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
3 May 2016