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Cricket World Player of the Week - Jonny Bairstow

England's wicket-keeper batsman Jonny Bairstow is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his match-winning 140 against Sri Lanka in the first Test in Leeds.
23 May 2016

Chris Woakes called up as Stokes ruled out of second Test

Ben Stokes has been ruled out of England's second Test against Sri Lanka in Chester-le-Street with a knee injury and replaced in the squad by Warwickshire all-rounder Chris Woakes.
23 May 2016

Gains for Jonny Bairstow and James Anderson in ICC rankings

After spectacular performance in the first Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley, England cricketers Jonny Bairstow and James Anderson made significant gains in the International Cricket Council Test rankings for players.
23 May 2016

Kusal Perera added to Sri Lankan Test squad

Sri Lankan batsman Kusal Perera has been called up to the Test squad for the ongoing series against England and will replace injured speedster Dhammika Prasad.
23 May 2016

India begin process for selection of head coach

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has begun the process of selecting a new head coach for the Indian team and has invited candidates to apply for the role.
22 May 2016

Dwayne Bravo fined for code of conduct breach in IPL

Gujarat Lions all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has been docked 50 percent of his match fee for breaching the code of conduct during the Indian Premier League encounter against Mumbai Indians on Saturday.
22 May 2016

Anurag Thakur unanimously elected as BCCI president

Former secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India Anurag Thakur has been unanimously elected as the president of the board at the special general meeting held in Mumbai on Sunday.
22 May 2016

Angelo Mathews rues poor batting display at Headingley

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews blamed his side's poor batting display as one of the chief reasons for their side’s massive defeat in the first Test match at Headingley.
22 May 2016

Ben Stokes in doubt for second Test

England all-rounder Ben Stokes is currently a doubtful starter for the second Test against Sri Lanka after suffering a knee injury in the first game in Leeds.
22 May 2016

Mohammad Amir applies for UK visa

Pakistan speedster Mohammad Amir has applied for a visa to travel to the United Kingdom for the upcoming campaign against England in July.
21 May 2016

James Anderson credits success at Headingley to change in bowling end

England pace spearhead James Anderson, who starred with the ball on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley, said that changing the end from where he bowls has contributed to his success.
21 May 2016

County Championship Week Seven - Statistical Round up

At the end of week six in the County Championship, Warwickshire and Essex finished at the top of the points table in Division One and Division Two respectively. With week seven set to get underway, let us have a look at a few of the key statistics.
20 May 2016

Masters Champions League marred by payment issues

FICA chief executive Tony Irish has expressed his concern over the delay in releasing dues to players who participated in the inaugural edition of the Masters Champions League.
20 May 2016

Andy Walker celebrates 40 years with SISIS

Andy Walker recently celebrated 40 years of working with Dennis and SISIS, where is now Field Support Manager.
20 May 2016

Glamorgan sign Dale Steyn for NatWest T20 Blast

South African speedster Dale Steyn has been signed up by Glamorgan for the upcoming season of the NatWest Twenty20 Blast.
20 May 2016

Mitchell Starc back to his best - Joe Burns

Australian opening batsman Joe Burns reckons that Mitchell Starc is very close to being back at his absolute best after facing him in the nets at the National Cricket Centre in Brisbane.
20 May 2016

Philander, Rabada want more balance between bat and ball in day-night Tests

South African speedsters Vernon Philander and Kagiso Rabada have advocated for more balance between the bat and the ball in day-night Test format.
20 May 2016

Momentum is with England - Alex Hales

England opening batsman Alex Hales asserted that the unbeaten 88-run stand he shared with Jonny Bairstow has given the team momentum towards the end of the day.
20 May 2016

Hamstring injury cuts short Ashish Nehra's IPL campaign

Indian pace bowler Ashish Nehra is set to miss the remainder of the Indian Premier League for the Sunrisers Hyderabad after suffering a hamstring injury.
19 May 2016

Home bound Dhammika Prasad in doubt for remainder of England tour

Sri Lanka's tour of England has received a fresh setback as pace bowler Dhammika Prasad is set to return home for further assessment of his shoulder injury which had ruled him out of the ongoing first Test match in Leeds.
19 May 2016