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Upul Tharanga suspended for two matches due to slow over-rate

Sri Lanka will miss the services of stand-in captain Upul Tharanga after he was handed a two-match suspension by the International Cricket Council following the recently concluded Champions Trophy game against South Africa at The Oval.
4 June 2017

Chris Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy

As a big blow to England's ongoing Champions Trophy campaign, all-rounder Chris Woakes has been ruled out of the tournament after suffering a calf injury during the recently concluded encounter against Bangladesh at The Oval.
2 June 2017





Afghanistan call-off ties with Pakistan following bomb blast in Kabul

Afghanistan Cricket Board has confirmed that the proposed cricketing ties with Pakistan has been called-off following the recent bomb blast in Kabul.
2 June 2017

Angelo Mathews to miss Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy opener against South Africa

As a big blow to Sri Lanka's chances in the ongoing Champions Trophy campaign, their skipper Angelo Mathews is set to be ruled out of the opening game against South Africa on Saturday with a calf injury.
2 June 2017

England concerned by Chris Woakes' side strain

England skipper Eoin Morgan admitted that he is concerned by the side strain to all-rounder Chirs Woakes following their eight-wicket victory against Bangladesh in the ICC Champions Trophy opener at The Oval on Thursday.
2 June 2017

Penkridge CC Blog 1st June (In association with MA Lawyers)

A gorgeous week of weather in the Midlands, none more so than on Thursday night when 34 “little stars” got their first taste of cricket on a beautiful evening at the club as part of the ECB’s All Star Cricket programme. Fast forward to Saturday morning, and naturally the weather had changed to showers…. Fortunately, we avoided the forecast thunderstorms and all four games scheduled for Saturday were completed – two wins and two defeats.
1 June 2017

Zimbabwe announce squad for Scotland, Netherlands and Sri Lanka tours

Zimbabwe selectors have announced a 15-man squad that will feature in the upcoming tours of Scotland, Netherlands and Sri Lanka.
1 June 2017

Scotland include Preston Mommsen for World Cricket League contest against Namibia

Former Scotland skipper Preston Mommsen has been included in the World Cricket League squad that will take on Namibia in a two-match series to be played on 11th and 13th June at Grange Cricket Club in Edinburgh.
1 June 2017

Andrew Strauss believes IPL will benefit England cricketers

England director of cricket Andrew Strauss believes the experience of playing in the Indian Premier League will only help his team's players perform better at international level.
1 June 2017

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 31st May 2017

As the 2017 cricket season gets underway, we are delighted to announce that the 2017 Cricket World Performance of the Week is to be sponsored by GM Cricket and Durant Cricket.
31 May 2017





ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Sri Lanka seek redemption

Sri Lanka will have a chance to make amends for their downslide with a convincing performance in the upcoming Champions Trophy 2017 tournament.
31 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Unpredictable Pakistan aim for maiden title

A formidable pace attack will keep Pakistan in contention in English conditions which is expected to aid pace and movement as they head into the ICC Champions Trophy after managing to edge out West Indies in the ODI rankings.
31 May 2017