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Mahela Jayawardene confirms ICC proposal to reduce margin of umpire's call in DRS

Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene has confirmed that the ICC Cricket Committee has submitted a recommendation to to reduce the margin of umpire's call in lbw decisions made using the Decision Review System.
10 June 2016

New Zealand call up uncapped Jeet Raval for Africa tour

New Zealand Cricket have named a 16-man Test squad for the tour to Zimbabwe and South Africa that includes uncapped batsman Jeet Raval.
10 June 2016

Mohammad Amir issued UK visa

Pakistan speedster Mohammad Amir is set to play a part in his side's tour of England after receiving a visa allowing him to travel to the United Kindom.
10 June 2016

Cricket-crazy Ben meets heroes as he fights cancer

Cricket-mad 12-year-old Ben from Cambridge's love of the game has helped him get through chemotheraphy as he fights Hodgkin's Lymphoma, having been diagnosed in February.
9 June 2016

Sarah Taylor reveals her battle with anxiety

England Women's wicket-keeper batsman Sarah Taylor, who is currently on an indefinite break, has revealed her struggles with anxiety which forced her to take some time off the game.
9 June 2016

Bat signed by Lancashire squad in fund-raising auction

A unique cricket bat, signed by members of the 2015-16 Lancashire County Cricket Club squad, is up for auction with proceeds going to wish-granting charity Purple Heart Wishes.
9 June 2016

BCCI announces schedule for 2016-17 home season

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced the schedule for the international matches to be played at home in the 2016-17 season.
9 June 2016

Rydal Penrhos' Sissons impresses on Colwyn Bay debut

Rydal Penrhos School student Jack Sissons made an impressive debut for Colwyn Bay Cricket Club's first team last weekend in their Liverpool & District Premier Division clash with Leigh.
9 June 2016

Match-fixers deserve lifetime ban - Alastair Cook

England Test captain Alastair Cook feels that cricketers found guilty of match-fixing deserve to be handed life bans to protect the integrity of the game.
9 June 2016

James Sutherland hints at two day-night Ashes Tests

Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland has hinted at as many as two day-night Test matches in the 2017-18 Ashes campaign which will be played in Australia.
9 June 2016

ICC picks unchanged elite umpires panel for 2016-17

The International Cricket Council has not made any changes to the Elite Panel of Umpires for the 2016-17 season after their annual review process.
9 June 2016

Rilee Rossouw to return home from West Indies tri-series due to shoulder injury

South African batsman Rilee Rossouw will return home from the ongoing tri-series in the West Indies due to a shoulder injury he picked on 7th June in the game against Australia in Guyana.
8 June 2016

Bresnan, Gale and Pitchero take coaching to grassroots with online coaching hub

Pitchero, the grassroots club website provider, have teamed up with Ashes and World T20 winner Tim Bresnan and County Championship winning captain Andrew Gale to create the Coaching Academy, an online cricket coaching hub.
8 June 2016

Suraj Randiv, Farveez Maharoof earn recalls for England, Ireland ODIs

The Sri Lankan selectors have recalled off-spinner Suraj Randiv and pace bowler Farveez Maharoof for the One-Day International series to be played against England and Ireland.
8 June 2016

South Africa confirm day-night Test against Australia

Cricket South Africa has agreed to the proposal from Cricket Australia to play the third Test of their tour in November at the Adelaide Oval as a day-night fixture.
8 June 2016

Roddy Estwick wants West Indies to focus on building partnerships

West Indies bowling coach Roddy Estwick has urged his side to concentrate on building partnerships in order to improve upon their performance in the ongoing tri-series.
8 June 2016

Former ACU chief refutes Brendon McCullum's comments

The former general manager of the Anti-Corruption Unit of the International Cricket Council Ravi Sawani has defended the organisation after former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum criticised their approach in the case of Chris Cairns.
8 June 2016

2016-17 Big Bash League fixtures announced

Cricket Australia has released the schedule of the 2016-17 edition of the Big Bash League which will be played over a 40-day period between 20th December 2016 and 28th January 2017.
7 June 2016

Brendon McCullum berates 'casual' ICC anti-corruption unit approach

Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum has criticised the "casual" approach of the anti-corruption unit of the International Cricket Council in his MCC Spirit of Cricket lecture at Lord's on Monday.
7 June 2016

Bessborough thrashed by Winchmore Hill

Winchmore Hill gave Bessborough’s first team a schooling on Saturday as Jim Gatting’s mammoth 154 helped his side win a one-sided Middlesex County Cricket League encounter by 238 runs.
7 June 2016