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Sri Lanka gain automatic qualification for 2019 World Cup

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that Sri Lanka have gained an automatic qualification for the 2019 World Cup to be played in England.
20 September 2017

Ottis Gibson aims number one Test ranking for South Africa

Incoming head coach of South Africa Ottis Gibson stressed the importance to help the Proteas reclaim the pole position in the International Cricket Council Test rankings.
19 September 2017

Around the Grounds - 19th September 2017

This week's Around The Grounds is busy as usual, with many cricket leagues finishing their season, teams being crowned champions and celebrations! Congratulations to all those winners, and any teams involved - it's been a great season despite the weather!
19 September 2017

Graeme Labrooy to head selection panel of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Cricket has named former fast bowler Graeme Labrooy as the head of the new selection committee as they seek revival.
19 September 2017

Nathan Coulter-Nile wants to keep Test ambitions going

Australia fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile said he is keen on continuing first-class cricket with an ambition to make it to the Test squad.
19 September 2017

Penkridge CC 19th September Blog (In Association with MA Lawyers)

After what seemed like five minutes rather than five months, the final day of the 2017 season saw a round of league fixtures on Saturday. All eyes had been on the forecast all week – which hadn’t looked promising – but in the end all three games that took place on Saturday were played to a conclusion.
19 September 2017

Sussex assistant coach Jon Lewis joins England coaching panel for first two ODIs

Sussex assistant coach Jon Lewis has been linked up with the coaching panel of England team ahead of the One-Day International series against West Indies.
19 September 2017

India have good all-round bowling unit - Steven Smith

Australia captain Steven Smith urged his team to be wary of the Indian bowling attack which he feels is well equipped for all the conditions.
19 September 2017

Johann Myburgh pens new deal with Somerset

Somerset have confirmed that Johann Myburgh has penned a new one-year limited overs contract with the English county club.
19 September 2017

Jonny Bairstow to open batting in first ODI against West Indies confirms Morgan

England skipper Eoin Morgan has confirmed that Jonny Bairstow will open the batting along with Alex Hales in the upcoming first One-Day International against West Indies to be played at Old Trafford on Tuesday.
18 September 2017

Jos Buttler aims to make it to England's Ashes squad

England wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler is desperately hoping to feature in the Test squad for the upcoming Ashes series to be played in Australia later this year.
18 September 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Babar Azam

For scoring 179 runs from three games in the Twenty20 International series against World XI in Lahore, Pakistan batsman Babar Azam has been named the Cricket World Player of the Week.
18 September 2017

Babar Azam makes progress in T20I rankings

Pakistan batsman Babar Azam has been the biggest mover in the International Cricket Council Rankings for Twenty20 Internationals after leading his side to a 2-1 series victory over World XI in Lahore.
18 September 2017

Chamara Silva banned for two years by SLC

Sri Lanka Cricket has announced a two year ban for former batsman Chamara Silva from all cricket related activities following a violation of the spirit of the game during a domestic match.
18 September 2017

Mitchell Marsh to remain with Perth Scorchers

Perth Scorchers' title defence in the upcoming season of Big Bash League 2017/18 season has received a big boost with all-rounder Mitchell Marsh opting to stay with the club.
17 September 2017





Ravindra Jadeja recalled in India's ODI squad to face Australia

India have recalled all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja in the squad for the first three One-Day Internationals against Australia that begins in Chennai on Sunday.
17 September 2017