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Joe Root becomes Vitality ambassador

Joe Root has joined fellow sports icons Jonny Wilkinson and Jessica Ennis-Hill by becoming an ambassador for Vitality to promote healthy living and positive lifestyle choices.
13 May 2016

India keen to host day-night Test against Australia - James Sutherland

The chief executive of Cricket Australia James Sutherland said that the Board of Control for Cricket in India was keen to host a day-night Test during the series scheduled to be played in February and March next year.
12 May 2016

Successful programme of Dennis, SISIS Spring maintenance calendars completed

Dennis and SISIS have just completed their 2016 schedule of spring maintenance calendars, where groundsmen and greenkeepers around the UK were givenmore than 60 hours of education.
12 May 2016

Headingley to turn blue in support of skin cancer awareness

The White Rose Stand at Headingley will turn blue for the second year in a row as Yorkshire Cancer Research continues to raise awareness of skin cancer on day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka on Thursday 19th May.
12 May 2016

Kolkata Knight Riders sign Shaun Tait as replacement for John Hastings

Australian pacer Shaun Tait has been added to the Kolkata Knight Riders squad in the ongoing Indian Premier League as a replacement for the injured John Hastings.
12 May 2016

Jake Ball, James Vince earn maiden England Test call ups

England selectors have picked James Vince and Jake Ball in the 12-ball squad named for the first Test against Sri Lanka which will begin on 19th May in Leeds.
12 May 2016

Shashank Manohar elected ICC Chairman

Shashank Manohar, the former president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India has been elected unopposed as the chairman of the International Cricket Council.
12 May 2016

ICC clears doping charges against Kusal Perera

The International Cricket Council on Wednesday lifted the provisional suspension on Sri Lankan batsman Kusal Perera after clearing the doping charges against him.
12 May 2016

Can't wait for Kia Super League to begin - Amy Jones

England Women wicket-keeper batsman Amy Jones says she is already looking forward to the Kia Super League, which will begin in July, adding she "can't wait" for it to begin.
11 May 2016

Renowned West Indian commentator Tony Cozier passes away

Renowned West Indian cricket commentator Tony Cozier passed away aged 75 on Wednesday at Bayview Hospital in Barbados.
11 May 2016

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