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5-0 series whitewash has scarred Australia - Faf du Plessis

South African stand-in captain Faf du Plessis feels that the recent 5-0 victory of the Proteas against Australia has left the 2015 Cricket World Cup champions scarred.
19 October 2016

Alastair Cook ready for sub-continent challenge

England Test captain Alastair Cook has stated that he is ready for the gruelling schedule in the sub-continent conditions where his team will play seven matches in the longer format.
19 October 2016

Vaughan, Swann, Pietersen and Ponting to be part of BT Sport's international cricket coverage

BT Sport have added another dimension to their international cricket coverage with former England cricketers Michael Vaughan, Graeme Swann and Kevin Pietersen along with former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting to be part of their expert panel.
18 October 2016

Azhar Ali, Devendra Bishoo make steady gains in ICC rankings

Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali and West Indies leg-spinner improved their positions in the latest Test rankings released by the International Cricket Council after their performance in the first Test in Dubai
18 October 2016

Ben Duckett happy to bat in any position for England in Bangladesh

England top-order batsman Ben Duckett has stated that he is hoping to make a Test debut and is open to batting in any position in the line-up in the upcoming series against Bangladesh.
18 October 2016

Jason Gillespie, Steve Waugh interested to join Australian selection panel

Former Australian fast bowler Jason Gillespie and former skipper Steve Waugh have expressed their interest in taking over as a national selector from Rod Marsh, whose tenure will end next year.
18 October 2016

Bangladesh Test series will be exciting - Samit Patel

England and Nottinghamshire all-rounder Samit Patel feels that the upcoming Test series against Bangladesh and India will be exciting with the amount of talent on display.
18 October 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Azhar Ali

For scoring a magnificent triple century in the first Test against West Indies in Dubai, Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
17 October 2016

Yasir Shah wants to play against Ravichandran Ashwin

Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah expressed his desire to compete against Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin provided they get to play each other.
17 October 2016

Bangladesh name four uncapped players in Test squad

Bangladesh selectors have included four uncapped players in a 14-man revamped squad for the first Test against England in Chittagong.
17 October 2016

Alastair Cook is confident to join the squad ahead of first Test - Stuart Broad

England pace spearhead Stuart Broad expressed confidence that skipper Alastair Cook will return in time for the first Test against Bangladesh in Chittagong.
16 October 2016

Injury rules Anya Shrubsole out of West Indies series

England Women seamer Anya Shrubsole will miss the remainder of the One-Day International series against West Indies Women after failing to recover from a side strain.
15 October 2016

ICC awards Ireland's domestic competition first-class status

As a major boost to the Ireland cricket, the International Cricket Council has awarded the domestic competition Hanley Energy Inter-Provincial Championship a first-class status.
15 October 2016

Gary Ballance wants to secure England Test place

England batsman Gary Ballance wants to cement his place in the Test squad with strong performances in the upcoming series against Bangladesh.
14 October 2016

India could reconsider DRS for England series

India might reconsider their stance on using the Decision Review System when they take on England in a five-match Test series at home which starts in November.
14 October 2016

India need comprehensive series win to rise in ODI rankings

In the upcoming five-match One-Day International series against New Zealand, India need to win the contest by a margin of 4-1 or more if they want to rise in the International Cricket Council team rankings.
14 October 2016

Suresh Raina to miss first ODI against New Zealand

India's middle-order batsman Suresh Raina has been ruled out of the opening game of the One-Day International series against New Zealand at Dharmasala on Sunday due to a viral fever.
14 October 2016

Azhar Ali, Sami Islam frustrate West Indies on batting day

Opening batsmen Azhar Ali and Sami Aslam shared a mammoth 215-run stand as Pakistan reached 279 for one at stumps on day one of the first Test against West Indies in Dubai.
13 October 2016

Imran Tahir fined by ICC for misconduct

South Africa leg spinner Imran Tahir has been copped 30 per cent of his match fees for his inappropriate behaviour in the recently concluded fifth One-Day International against Australia in Cape Town.
13 October 2016

Eoin Morgan will captain England in India - Paul Farbrace

England assistant coach Paul Farbrace confirmed that Eoin Morgan will return back to captain the national team during the limited overs series in India despite his decision to pull out of the Bangladesh tour.
13 October 2016