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Play With A Cricket Legend: a chance to play with current and former professionals

Cricket fans in the UK are being given the opportunity to play with current and former professionals as part of a 'Play With A Cricket Legend' package offered by specialist events company chillisauce.co.uk
27 May 2016

Fully fit Mitchell Starc ready for international return

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc has stated that he is fully fit and pain free as he nears an international return in the tri-series in the West Indies.
27 May 2016

New Zealand extremely interested in hosting day-night Test against England in 2018

New Zealand Cricket has announced the summer schedule for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 seasons and has also said that they are keen to host a day-night Test match against England in 2018.
27 May 2016

County Championship Week Eight - Statistical Round up

At the end of week seven, Lancashire moved to the top of Division One while Essex have managed to hold on to their lead at the top of Division Two. With the next week's fixtures all set to get underway, let's have a look at the key statistics.
27 May 2016

Darren Gough predicts quick England victory in Durham

Former England pacer Darren Gough has predicted a convincing victory for England in the second Test match against Sri Lanka in Durham.
27 May 2016

Pakistan announce 22-man probable squad for England tour

The Pakistan selectors have picked a preliminary squad of 22 probable players who will have a chance to be selected for the tour of England in July.
26 May 2016

India appoint Sanjay Bangar as coach for Zimbabwe tour

Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced former Indian all-rounder Sanjay Bangar as the coach of the national team for the tour of Zimbabwe in June.
26 May 2016

WICB and Digicel sign new four-year sponsorship extension

The West Indies Cricket Board and telecom provider Digicel Group have signed a new four-year deal, which extends their sponsorship to the Women’s and the Under-19 teams as well as the Men’s team.
26 May 2016

Mike Hesson extends New Zealand contract until after 2019 Cricket World Cup

New Zealand Cricket has confirmed that the Black Caps head coach Mike Hesson has extended his contract and will now serve the team until after 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup.
26 May 2016

Guyana umpire Gyananad Sukhdeo passes away

The West Indies Cricket Board has confirmed that Guyanese umpire Gyananad Sukhdeo passed away on Tuesday, 24th May.
26 May 2016

Champaka Ramanayake backs Suranga Lakmal to fill in for Dushmantha Chameera

Sri Lanka bowling coach Champaka Ramanayake is backing pace bowler Suranga Lakmal to take up the responsibility in place of the injured Dushmantha Chameera for the remainder of the ongoing Test series against England.
26 May 2016

Nick Compton wants England to sustain the momentum

England batsman Nick Compton wants his team to build on their win in the first Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley by securing a victory in the second game in Durham.
26 May 2016

Former IPL star joins Rydal Penrhos School coaching team

Former Indian Premier League bowler Shrikant Mundhe is to join ex-Glamorgan bowler Will Owen on the coaching staff at Rydal Penrhos School in Colwyn Bay.
25 May 2016

Elbow injury rules Craig Young out of Sri Lanka ODI series

Ireland pace bowler Craig Young will not take part in the two-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka after suffering an elbow injury.
25 May 2016

Jason Gillespie denies applying for Australia coaching job

Yorkshire head coach Jason Gillespie has reiterated his commitment to stick with his current role at the club and has denied that he has applied for a coaching role with Australia.
25 May 2016

Scotland beat Hampshire to win Giffard Plate at second attempt

Scotland beat Hampshire by four wickets to win the delayed 2015 Giffard Plate competition, which eventually concluded at Ockbrook & Borrowash CC on 19th May.
25 May 2016

Zaheer Abbas calls on BCCI to include Pakistan players in the IPL

International Cricket Council President Zaheer Abbas is backing the inclusion of Pakistan cricketers in the Indian Premier League.
25 May 2016

Ashish Nehra set to undergo knee surgery in London

Indian fast bowler Ashish Nehra, who recently suffered a knee injury during the ongoing Indian Premier League, will have an operation to treat a "high-grade tendon injury" in London.
25 May 2016

Ben Stokes undergoes surgery to treat knee injury

England all-rounder Ben Stokes is set to miss the remainder of the campaign against Sri Lanka after he underwent surgery to treat a torn cartilage in his left knee.
25 May 2016

Back injury forces Reece Topley out of action for three months

England fast bowler Reece Topley is set to undergo a three-month long rehabilitation process after having suffered a back injury and has been ruled out of the remainder of the international season.
24 May 2016