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CSA blames unseasonal rain for poor outfield conditions at Kingsmead

Cricket South Africa chief executive Haroon Lorgat has blamed the unseasonal rain in Durban for the poor outfield conditions at Kingsmead where the first Test between the Proteas and New Zealand ended in a draw.
23 August 2016

Investigation launched into Queen's Park Oval Test

The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board and the Queen's Park Cricket Club have launched a joint investigation into the events which led to the fourth Test between West Indies and India to end in a draw due to soggy outfield conditions.
23 August 2016

Contribution from senior players will be crucial in ODI series - Yasir Arafat

Former Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat believes that the contribution of the senior members of the One-Day International squad will be crucial to the side's success in the upcoming series against England.
23 August 2016

Everybody left disappointed at a soggy Queen's Park Oval - Cricket World TV

Chetan Narula just about manages to keep himself dry as he sends back his final round-up from the Caribbean where he reviews what little action there was in the fourth and final West Indies-India Test.
22 August 2016

Pakistan ascend to the top of ICC Test rankings

Pakistan have clinched the pole position in the International Cricket Council Test rankings after the draw between West Indies and India in the fourth Test in Trinidad.
22 August 2016

David Willey to rejoin England ODI squad

England fast bowler David Willey is set to rejoin the national One-Day International squad to face Pakistan after he was cleared of any serious injury to his left hand.
22 August 2016

County Championship Week 15 - Statistical Round up

At the end of the 14th week, Middlesex and Essex managed to extend their lead at the top of the points table in Division One and Division two respectively. Ahead of the 15th week in the championship, here is a statistical round up.
22 August 2016

Around the Grounds - 22nd August

Our Top Tweets of the weekend are a bit of a mix - from well timed photos to club cricket events and plenty of youth cricket.
22 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Rangana Herath

Sri Lanka left-arm-spinner Rangana Herath is the Cricket World Player of the Week for bowling Sri Lanka to a convincing victory in the third Test against Australia in Colombo.
22 August 2016

Ireland Women to face Bangladesh Women in September

Ireland Women and Bangladesh Women are set to face off in a limited overs series consisting of two One-Day Internationals and as many Twenty20 Internationals in September.
22 August 2016

Hand injury forces David Willey out of Pakistan ODI series

England fast bowler David Willey is set to miss the upcoming One-Day International series against Pakistan after suffering a hand injury on the Finals Day of the 2016 NatWest Twenty20 Blast.
21 August 2016

Dockrell returns for South Africa, Australia ODIs

Ireland left-arm spinner George Dockrell has been recalled to the Ireland One-Day International squad which will face South Africa and Australia next month.
21 August 2016

Stuart Broad to play for Hobart Hurricanes in Big Bash League

England fast bowler Stuart Broad has signed with the Hobart Hurricanes franchise in the Big Bash League for the upcoming season of Australia's premier Twenty20 Tournament.
21 August 2016

Taskin Ahmed likely to undergo bowling reassessment in September

Bangladesh fast bowler Taskin Ahmed is likely to undergo a reassessment of his bowling action in Brisbane on 8th September according to the Bangladesh Cricket Board.
21 August 2016

ECB delegation completes Bangladesh pre-tour inspection

The three-member security delegation of the England and Wales Cricket Board has finished the pre-tour inspection of Bangladesh on Saturday.
21 August 2016

Third Umpire to call front-foot no balls in England-Pakistan ODI series

In the upcoming One-Day International series between England and Pakistan, the International Cricket Council is all set to trail a system where the third umpire will call the front foot no-balls.
20 August 2016

Nasser Hussain wants Misbah to continue playing for as long as possible

Former England captain Nasser Hussain is hoping that Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq will continue playing the game for as long as possible.
20 August 2016

Sri Lanka pick uncapped Fernando, Aponso for first two Australia ODIs

Sri Lanka have selected the uncapped pair of Avishka Fernando and Amila Aponso in the One-Day International squad for the first two games against Australia in the upcoming series.
19 August 2016

New Zealand recall Curtis, Huddleston for South Africa tour

Pace bowler Holly Huddleston and top-order batsman Sam Curtis have been recalled to the New Zealand Womens One-Day International squad which is set to tour South Africa in October.
19 August 2016

Ruwan Kalpage sacked by Bangladesh

Bangladesh Cricket Board has sacked the assistant coach Ruwan Kalpage as he failed to report to work by the deadline of 16th August given by the board.
19 August 2016