Steven Smith rues batting failure for defeat in Kolkata ODI

Australia captain Steven Smith has slammed the batting collapse for the defeat to India in the second One-Day International in Kolkata.
22 September 2017

Angelo Mathews to miss first Test against Pakistan

Sri Lanka will miss the services of Angelo Mathews for the first Test against Pakistan during the upcoming tour of United Arab Emirates as he continues his recovery from a calf injury.
21 September 2017

South Africa confirm four-day Test against Zimbabwe

Cricket South Africa has announced its first-ever day-night Test at home which will be a four-day contest against Zimbabwe in Port Elizabeth scheduled during the Boxing Day ahead of the full-fledged season against India.
21 September 2017

The Impact of Cricket on Pakistan; after winning the Champions Trophy

The first game of cricket ever played in Pakistan was in 1935 between the Sindh and Australian cricket teams and lit a fuse which is burning to this day. As soon as they acquired independence, cricket developed rapidly and they acquired Test Match status in just 5 years (albeit with the recommendation of their eternal rivals, India).
20 September 2017

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 20th September 2017

Cricket World Performance of the Week is brought to you in association with GM Cricket and Durant Cricket and features some of the best performances from clubs and individuals around the UK, then gives you the chance to support your entries by voting for them.
20 September 2017

Rachael Haynes to captain Australia Women in Ashes

Australia have named Rachael Haynes as the skipper for the home Women's Ashes series against England that begins next month.
20 September 2017

ICC clears Kraigg Brathwaite of illegal bowling action

The International Cricket Council on Wednesday has cleared West Indies off-spinner Kraigg Brathwaite of a suspected illegal bowling action.
20 September 2017

PCB hands Khalif Latif five-year ban

Pakistan batsman Khalid Latif has been banned for five years from all forms of cricket after he was proved guilty of spot-fixing during the 2017 Pakistan Super League tournament held in the United Arab Emirates.
20 September 2017

New Zealand-England ODI shifted from McLean Park to Bay Oval

New Zealand Cricket has confirmed that McLean Park in Napier has been declared unfit to host the second One-Day International against England in February next year.
20 September 2017

Revival of International Cricket in Pakistan

Following the successful return of international cricket in Pakistan with the recent World XI T20 series, the cricket fans and international cricketers have expressed their joy and appreciation of the security arrangements surrounding the tournament and this will go a long way to attracting back other international teams to Pakistan.
20 September 2017

Sri Lanka gain automatic qualification for 2019 World Cup

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that Sri Lanka have gained an automatic qualification for the 2019 World Cup to be played in England.
20 September 2017

Ottis Gibson aims number one Test ranking for South Africa

Incoming head coach of South Africa Ottis Gibson stressed the importance to help the Proteas reclaim the pole position in the International Cricket Council Test rankings.
19 September 2017

Around the Grounds - 19th September 2017

This week's Around The Grounds is busy as usual, with many cricket leagues finishing their season, teams being crowned champions and celebrations! Congratulations to all those winners, and any teams involved - it's been a great season despite the weather!
19 September 2017

Graeme Labrooy to head selection panel of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Cricket has named former fast bowler Graeme Labrooy as the head of the new selection committee as they seek revival.
19 September 2017

Nathan Coulter-Nile wants to keep Test ambitions going

Australia fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile said he is keen on continuing first-class cricket with an ambition to make it to the Test squad.
19 September 2017

Penkridge CC 19th September Blog (In Association with MA Lawyers)

After what seemed like five minutes rather than five months, the final day of the 2017 season saw a round of league fixtures on Saturday. All eyes had been on the forecast all week – which hadn’t looked promising – but in the end all three games that took place on Saturday were played to a conclusion.
19 September 2017

Sussex assistant coach Jon Lewis joins England coaching panel for first two ODIs

Sussex assistant coach Jon Lewis has been linked up with the coaching panel of England team ahead of the One-Day International series against West Indies.
19 September 2017

India have good all-round bowling unit - Steven Smith

Australia captain Steven Smith urged his team to be wary of the Indian bowling attack which he feels is well equipped for all the conditions.
19 September 2017

Johann Myburgh pens new deal with Somerset

Somerset have confirmed that Johann Myburgh has penned a new one-year limited overs contract with the English county club.
19 September 2017

Jonny Bairstow to open batting in first ODI against West Indies confirms Morgan

England skipper Eoin Morgan has confirmed that Jonny Bairstow will open the batting along with Alex Hales in the upcoming first One-Day International against West Indies to be played at Old Trafford on Tuesday.
18 September 2017