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Alviro Petersen banned for two years

Former Proteas batsman Alviro Petersen has been slammed with a two-year ban by Cricket South Africa on Wednesday.
21 December 2016

ICC rejects Faf du Plessis' appeal on ball tampering

International Cricket Council in an independent hearing has rejected the appeal of South Africa captain Faf du Plessis on the recent ball tampering conviction.
21 December 2016

Cricket Australia bans Andre Russell from using coloured bats in BBL

The Australian cricket board has withdrawn the permission granted to West Indian all-rounder Andre Russell for using coloured bats in the ongoing Big Bash League campaign.
21 December 2016

Bowled Over: £100,000 Raised For Pavillion Memorial To Star Cricketer

A fundraising campaign to replace and rebuild a sports pavilion in memory of a talented young sportsman who died suddenly has broken the £100,000 barrier.
21 December 2016

Mustafizur Rahman makes Bangladesh comeback

Bangladesh left-arm-seamer Mustafizur Rahman has been included in the 15-member One-Day International squad for the first game against New Zealand which begins on 26th December.
21 December 2016




Australia add Hilton Cartwright to squad for second Test against Pakistan

Western Australia all-rounder Hilton Cartwright has been added to the Australian squad for the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan in Melbourne.
20 December 2016

Henry Thornton replaces Mitchell Starc for Sydney Sixers

New South Wales seamer Henry Thornton has been named as the replacement for Australian left-arm-quick Mitchell Starc in the Sydney Sixers squad for the upcoming campaign of Big Bash League after the latter is busy with national commitments.
20 December 2016



Cricket World Player of the Week - Steven Smith

For scoring a century and a fifty in the two innings and leading Australia to a 39-run win in the first Test against Pakistan in Brisbane, Steven Smith is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
19 December 2016

ICC announces Women's World Cup Qualifier 2017 fixtures

The International Cricket Council on Monday announced the fixtures for the Women's World Cup 2017 which has been scheduled between 7th and 21st February in four venues across Colombo.
19 December 2016

Australia name unchanged squad for Boxing Day Test against Pakistan

Australia have announced an unchanged 12-man squad for the second Test against Pakistan which kicks-off in Melbourne on 26th December.
19 December 2016

Decision to extend play was harsh on bowlers - David Saker

Australia assistant coach David Saker said the decision of the umpires to extend play by an additional 30 minutes in an already extended play has not gone well with the bowlers.
18 December 2016

Eoin Morgan to captain Sydney Thunders at start of BBL 2016-17

England limited overs skipper Eoin Morgan has been appointed as the captain of Sydney Thunders for the start of the upcoming edition of the Big Bash League (BBL) tournament.
18 December 2016

I'm becoming a genuine all-rounder - Liam Dawson

England all-rounder Liam Dawson insisted that the experience gained from playing a Test match against India will help him develop his skills in all facets of the game.
17 December 2016

Brisbane day-night Test attracts record crowd

Australia's resounding success in hosting day-night Test matches was once again evident in Brisbane as the venue recorded the highest attendance in the first three days of the fifth Test against Pakistan.
17 December 2016

Adam Zampa frustrated at New Zealand ODI series snub

Australian leg spinner Adam Zampa expressed his frustration after he was overlooked in the recent home One-Day International series against New Zealand despite being the leading wicket-taker this year in the format.
17 December 2016