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Nasir Jamshed suspended by PCB as spot-fixing scandal widens

Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed becomes the latest causality in the spot-fixing investigation after he was suspended by Pakistan Cricket Board on Tuesday.
14 February 2017

Fourth ODI between South Africa and New Zealand shifted due to wet outfield

New Zealand Cricket has decided to shift the upcoming fourth One-Day International between the Black Caps and South Africa from Napier due to poor outfield and drainage facilities.
14 February 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Faf du Plessis

For scoring his career best score of 185 runs in the fourth One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Cape Town, South Africa batsman Faf du Plessis is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
13 February 2017

Joe Root announced England Test captain

England have announced Joe Root as the new Test captain following Alastair Cook's decision to step down from the role last week.
13 February 2017

Justin Langer backs Shaun Marsh to succeed at number six in India

Western Australia coach Justin Langer has come in support of Shaun Marsh featuring in the middle order during Australia's four-match Test series in India.
13 February 2017

Mitchell Swepson pleased with facilities in Dubai

Australian leg-spinner Mitchell Swepson praised the facilities in International Cricket Council Academy in Dubai as they prepare for a gruelling four-match Test tour of India.
13 February 2017

Martin Guptill returns to New Zealand squad for South Africa series

New Zealand have received a major boost ahead of the upcoming home series against South Africa with Martin Guptill returning back to the squad from a hamstring injury.
12 February 2017

Mohammad Irfan investigated by PCB but will continue playing PSL - Sethi

Pakistan Super League chairman Najam Sethi confirmed that Islamabad Untied pacer Mohammad Irfan was questioned by the Anti Corruption Unit of Pakistan Cricket Board as part of their investigation.
11 February 2017

PCB provisionally suspends Sharjeel Khan, Khalid Latif for spot-fixing in PSL

Pakistan batsmen Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif have been provisionally suspended by Pakistan Cricket Board after they were alleged to have involved in spot-fixing during the ongoing Pakistan Super League.
10 February 2017

Australia Women include Sarah Aley for T20I series against New Zealand

Uncapped New South Wales seamer Sarah Aley has been called up to the Twenty20 International squad for Southern Stars to take on New Zealand in the three-match series.
10 February 2017

Solomon Mire makes Zimbabwe comeback

Zimbabwe have recalled all-rounder Solomon Mire for the five-match One-Day International against Afghanistan which begins later this month.
10 February 2017

India dominate day one with strong batting performance

Riding on centuries from Murali Vijay and Virat Kohli and a valiant 83-run knock by Cheteshwar Pujara, India went on to amass 356 runs losing just three wickets on day one of the only Test against Bangladesh in Hyderabad.
9 February 2017

Azhar Ali steps down as Pakistan ODI captain

Pakistan One-Day International captain has decided to step down from his role following the 4-1 series defeat against Australia in the recently concluded tour.
9 February 2017

Lasith Malinga returns for T20I series in Australia

Sri Lanka have recalled fast bowler Lasith Malinga in the squad for the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Australia.
9 February 2017

Ben Dunk replaces injured Chris Lynn for T20I series against Sri Lanka

Australia batsman Chris Lynn has been ruled out of the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka after failing to recover from a neck injury.
9 February 2017

Alastair Cook backs Joe Root to reach new heights with captaincy

Alastair Cook is confident that handing over the responsibility of captaining the England Test team can help Joe Root reach new heights in his career.
9 February 2017

Injured Lungi Ngidi to miss New Zealand ODIs as well

After a promising start to his international career, speedster Lungi Ngidi will miss his second successive One-Day International series for South Africa when they travel to New Zealand later this month.
8 February 2017

Stokes, Woakes set to make IPL debut after listed in auction

A number of England international stars including Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes and Jonny Bairstow will join their skipper Eoin Morgan in the Indian Premier League 2017 auction scheduled in Bangalore on 20th February.
7 February 2017

Imrul Kayes to miss one-off Test against India

Bangladesh opening batsman Imrul Kayes will miss the lonely Test against India in Hyderabad following a thigh discomfort.
7 February 2017

Around the Grounds - 6th February 2017

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from club and county cricket getting back into training after enjoying the festivities.
6 February 2017