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Watsonians and Edinburgh Napier University confirm sponsorship agreement

Edinburgh Napier University and Watsonians Cricket Club, based in Edinburgh, have launched a sponsorship agreement which will see the university support the club for the next two years.
11 May 2016

Michael Clarke set for return in Hong Kong T20 Blitz

Former Australian skipper Michael Clarke is expected to make a return to domestic cricket with the Kowloon Cantons side in the Hong Kong Twenty20 Blitz.
11 May 2016

Dhammika Prasad to miss second tour match against Leicestershire

Sri Lankan fast bowler Dhammika Prasad is all set to miss the second tour match against Leicestershire after suffering a shoulder injury during the encounter with Essex in Chelmsford.21
11 May 2016

England's Charlotte Edwards retires from international cricket

The captain of the England Women’s team Charlotte Edwards has announced her decision to retire from international cricket drawing to a close a career that spanned nearly 20 years.
11 May 2016

Cricket Australia releases independent enquiry report of the death of Phillip Hughes

Cricket Australia has released the independent enquiry report which was conducted by David Curtain QC after the tragic passing away of Phillip Hughes in November 2014.
11 May 2016

South Africa announce 14-man squad for spin bowling course in India

Cricket South Africa has picked a total of eight spin bowlers and six batsmen to attend a spin bowling course in India which will take place between 14th and 21st May in India in Mumbai.
10 May 2016

BCCI President Shashank Manohar resigns

The president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India Shashank Manohar has resigned from his post in order to contest elections for the chairman of the International Cricket Committee (ICC).
10 May 2016

Bangladesh allow Shahadat Hossain to play domestic cricket

The Bangladesh Cricket Board has partially lifted pace bowler Shahadat Hossain’s ban in order to allow him to play domestic cricket.
10 May 2016

Mickey Arthur to be tough on discipline

Newly appointed Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has asserted that he will not compromise on discipline and fitness levels among the players in the team.
10 May 2016

The Cricket Boutique - not your typical cricket shop

Not your typical cricket shop - that is the strapline of The Cricket Boutique, a brand new shop supplying handmade cricket bats crafted from English willow in the UK.
10 May 2016

Brad Hogg reprimanded for code of conduct breach

Australian spinner Brad Hogg has been handed an official reprimand after he was deemed to have breached the code of conduct during the Indian Premier League encounter between Kolkata Knight Riders and Gujarat Lions on Sunday.
10 May 2016

Pat Cummins to return from injury lay-off for Australia A

Australian pacer Pat Cummins, who has been sidelined since September 2015 with a back injury, is all set to return to action after he was named in the Australia A squad.
10 May 2016

England Women to tour West Indies in October

The West Indies Cricket Board has confirmed that they will host the England Women’s team for a five-match One-Day International series during a two-week period in October.
10 May 2016

Sale Silverbacks start title defence with win

Sale Silverbacks made a successful start to their defence of the North-East Division of the Vivio Cheshire County Over 40s competition on Wednesday.
9 May 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Yusuf Pathan

For his unbeaten belligerent knocks of 60 and 63 that came at a strike-rate of 206 and 153 in the Indian Premier League 2016, Kolkata Knight Riders all-rounder Yusuf Pathan is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
9 May 2016

ECB announce North v South series in UAE with an eye on 2019 World Cup

The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced a three-match domestic North v South series to be played in March 2017 in the United Arab Emirates with an eye on the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
9 May 2016

Mickey Arthur's comments on match-fixing a dead issue - Shahryar Khan

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan has clarified that Mickey Arthur’s comments over match-fixing allegations in the 2007 series between Pakistan and South Africa were no longer an issue for the board.
9 May 2016

Shahid Afridi, Mohammad Hafeez skip PCB's fitness tests

Senior Pakistan cricketers Shahid Afridi and Mohammad Hafeez have decided to skip the fitness test being conducted by the Pakistan Cricket Board at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore.
9 May 2016

Wasim Akram unhappy with attitude of former Pakistan cricketers

Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram has expressed his disappointment with the attitude of a number of former players who were not prepared to apply for the post of the national coach through the proper channels.
9 May 2016

James Anderson hails Alastair Cook's captaincy

England pace spearhead James Anderson has praised Alastair Cook for leading the Test team from the front and is confident that the 31-year-old will do a great job in the upcoming international season.
9 May 2016