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Sylhet Sixers Preview | Bangladesh Premier League 2017

This year’s new boys! A big squad, but little in the way of match winners. Liam Plunkett comes off a terrific year in white ball cricket for England to lead the attack, but I see the Sixers’ first year being a struggle.
1 November 2017

Dhaka Dynamites Preview | Bangladesh Premier League 2017

Even without the injured Shane Watson, they have the ideal mix of home grown talent and proven T20 jets such as Kumar Sangakarra, Evin Lewis, Sunil Narine and Mohammad Amir.
1 November 2017

Rajshahi Kings Preview | Bangladesh Premier League 2017

Last year’s surprise package, led by cricket’s best smile and all-round gem, Darren Sammy. He has some excellent players of experience to assist him in trying to repeat last year’s feats in Samit Patel, Lendl Simmons and Luke Wright – but the squad looks thin that aside.
1 November 2017

Rangpur Riders Preview | Bangladesh Premier League 2017

Mashrafe Mortaza just keeps going, doesn’t he? Held together by some sticky back tape someone nicked from the set of Blue Peter in 1997, if he’s on the field he’ll be vital to the Riders’ success.
1 November 2017

Khulna Titans Preview | Bangladesh Premier League 2017

Serious fire power, in abundance. In Mahmudullah and Junaid Khan, the Titans have the 2nd best bowler and batsmen from last year’s edition of the tournament.
1 November 2017

Chittagong Vikings Preview | Bangladesh Premier League 2017

The likes of Luke Ronchi and Misbah-ul-Haq give them a chance of upsetting teams. Discarded England Test spinner Liam Dawson makes an appearance with his all-round ability.
1 November 2017

Comilla Victorians Preview | Bangladesh Premier League 2017

Last year’s top scorer Tamim Iqbal looks to be struggling to make the start of the tournament at least, a big blow if so. Despite this, local boys Imrul Kayes and Mehedi Hasan will add international experience and assist in the pressure situations.
1 November 2017

Angelo Mathews declared fit for Indian tour

Sri Lanka have received a much-needed boost ahead of their upcoming tour of India with veteran all-rounder Angelo Mathews declared fit from a calf injury.
1 November 2017









Cricket Australia name squad for Women's Ashes tour games against England

Cricket Australia has named the squads for the tour games featuring England and Australia sides to give them a feel of the pink ball ahead of their inaugural day-night Test match to be played in Sydney.
31 October 2017

Tom Westley extends stay with Essex

England international Tom Westley has signed a contract extension with Essex County Cricket Club that will keep him with the defending County Champions until the end of the 2019 season.
31 October 2017

Remember, Remember the 5th of November and don't forget your insurance!

According to St Johns Ambulance firework related injuries are more likely to occur at private functions. However if you are a club that holds or wants to hold a firework fund raising event at this time of year, we would suggest that you discuss it as early as possible with your insurers to:
31 October 2017

Catching Drills with Chinmoy Roy

The episode focuses on improving your cricket fielding, mainly catching via some suggested drills.
31 October 2017