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Ravichandran Ashwin reclaims number one spot in ICC Rankings

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has reclaimed the pole position in the International Cricket Council rankings for bowlers after his recent performance in the Test series against England.
12 October 2016

Faf du Plessis determined to whitewash Australia 5-0

South African stand-in captain Faf du Plessis stated that he is determined to make sure that the Proteas win the ongoing five-match One-Day International series against Australia 5-0.
12 October 2016

Ashwin will be crucial for India's stay at the top - Virat Kohli

Indian Test captain Virat Kohli admitted that the performances of Ravichandran Ashwin will play a crucial role if the team is to maintain its number one position in the longer format.
12 October 2016

Mortaza rules out apology to England

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza stated that the team need not apologise to England for their celebrations as he believes that they did not do anything wrong.
12 October 2016

Moeen Ali confident of series victory against Bangladesh

England all-rounder Moeen Ali asserted that his team will come hard in the third and deciding One-Day International against Bangladesh in Chittagong on Wednesday.
11 October 2016

Zimbabwe appoint Heath Streak as head coach

Heath Streak, the former Zimbabwe skipper, will take over as the national team's head coach and will fill the vacancy created after the sacking of Dav Whatmore.
11 October 2016

Mortaza, Sabbir fined for code of conduct breach

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza and his teammate Sabbir Rahman has been docked 20 per cent of their match fees by the International Cricket Council for their misconduct during the second One-Day International in Mirpur on Sunday.
11 October 2016

Winter Season Meetings For Cricket Groundsmen

Now that cricket squares have been "put to bed", thoughts turn to the winter meetings of the Cricket Groundsmen's Association which will be held monthly on Mondays at Lindum CC in Lincoln, starting at 7.30pm.
10 October 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - David Miller

For scoring a blistering century to help South Africa chase down 372 in the third One-Day International against Australia in Durban and ensure a series victory, David Miller is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
10 October 2016

Maharaj, Shamsi picked for South Africa Test series against Australia

South Africa have added a bit of mystery to their spin department for the upcoming Test series in Australia after including Tabraiz Shamsi and Keshav Maharaj in the 16-man squad,
10 October 2016

Jos Buttler disappointed with Bangladesh celebrations

England skipper Jos Buttler expressed dissatisfaction over the celebration of the Bangladesh players following his dismissal in the recently concluded second One-Day International in Mirpur on Sunday.
10 October 2016

Mark Wood out of Test series against India with ankle injury

England speedster Mark Wood has been ruled out of the upcoming five-match Test series against India after he was advised to undergo ankle surgery.
9 October 2016

Babar Azam's prolific form earns him maiden Test call-up

Pakistan top-order batsman Babar Azam has been included in the 14-man Test squad by the national selectors for the first Test against West Indies in the United Arab Emirates.
8 October 2016

Leigh Kasperek sidelined for eight weeks with broken finger

New Zealand Women spin-bowler Leigh Kasperek will be away from the game for eight weeks after suffering a broken finger during practice last week.
8 October 2016

AB de Villiers keen to recover for Adelaide Test

South African captain AB de Villiers, who underwent a surgery to his elbow, is keen to recover in time for the day-night Test match against Australia in Adelaide later this year.
7 October 2016

Kane Williamson in line to return for Indore Test

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson, who missed the second Test in Kolkata due to illness, is in line to return for the final game of the three-match series in Indore.
7 October 2016

Tim Bresnan wins Yorkshire's Player of the Year award

England fast bowler Tim Bresnan won both the Players' Player of the year award and the Supporters' Player of the Year award at Yorkshire's 2016 gala dinner.
7 October 2016

First day-night Test in England to be staged at Edgbaston

The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed that the first-ever day-night Test to be hosted in the United Kingdom will be played at Edgbaston against West Indies in August 2017.
6 October 2016

Younis Khan to skip first Test against West Indies

Senior Pakistan batsman Younis Khan will not take part in the first Test against West Indies in the upcoming series after recently recovering from dengue fever.
6 October 2016

India rest Shami, Ashwin, Jadeja for first three New Zealand ODIs

The Indian selectors have opted to rest fast bowler Mohammad Shami and spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja for the first three One-Day Internationals against New Zealand in the upcoming five-match series.
6 October 2016