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Cricket World Player of the Week - Steven Smith

For scoring a century and a fifty in the two innings and leading Australia to a 39-run win in the first Test against Pakistan in Brisbane, Steven Smith is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
19 December 2016

ICC announces Women's World Cup Qualifier 2017 fixtures

The International Cricket Council on Monday announced the fixtures for the Women's World Cup 2017 which has been scheduled between 7th and 21st February in four venues across Colombo.
19 December 2016

Australia name unchanged squad for Boxing Day Test against Pakistan

Australia have announced an unchanged 12-man squad for the second Test against Pakistan which kicks-off in Melbourne on 26th December.
19 December 2016

Decision to extend play was harsh on bowlers - David Saker

Australia assistant coach David Saker said the decision of the umpires to extend play by an additional 30 minutes in an already extended play has not gone well with the bowlers.
18 December 2016

Eoin Morgan to captain Sydney Thunders at start of BBL 2016-17

England limited overs skipper Eoin Morgan has been appointed as the captain of Sydney Thunders for the start of the upcoming edition of the Big Bash League (BBL) tournament.
18 December 2016

I'm becoming a genuine all-rounder - Liam Dawson

England all-rounder Liam Dawson insisted that the experience gained from playing a Test match against India will help him develop his skills in all facets of the game.
17 December 2016

Brisbane day-night Test attracts record crowd

Australia's resounding success in hosting day-night Test matches was once again evident in Brisbane as the venue recorded the highest attendance in the first three days of the fifth Test against Pakistan.
17 December 2016

Adam Zampa frustrated at New Zealand ODI series snub

Australian leg spinner Adam Zampa expressed his frustration after he was overlooked in the recent home One-Day International series against New Zealand despite being the leading wicket-taker this year in the format.
17 December 2016

Two-year contracts introduced for England Women

The England and Wales Cricket Board on Friday announced new two-year contracts for 18 members of the England Women's team.
16 December 2016

Chris Gayle switches to St Kitts & Nevis Patriots for 2017 CPL

Former West Indies captain Chris Gayle will be featuring for the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots franchise in the 2017 edition of the Caribbean Premier League.
16 December 2016

New Zealand recall Neil Broom for Bangladesh ODIs

Otago batsman Neil Broom has been recalled into the New Zealand One-Day International squad after a gap of over six years for the upcoming home series against Bangladesh.
16 December 2016

Joe Root has temperament to lead England - Virat Kohli

Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli believes Joe Root has all the attributes to take the reins of the England team.
15 December 2016

James Anderson out of final Test against India in Chennai

England pace spearhead James Anderson has been ruled out of the fifth and final Test against India in Chennai with a 'body soreness'.
15 December 2016

Jackson Coleman replaces injured John Hastings in Big Bash League 2016/17

Melbourne Stars' upcoming campaign of Big Bash League has taken a blow after Victoria all-rounder John Hastings has been ruled out of it with a knee injury.
15 December 2016

Yorkshire appoint Gary Ballance as new captain

England middle order batsman Gary Ballance has been appointed as the captain of the Yorkshire County Cricket Club across all the three formats.
15 December 2016





Uncapped Theunis de Bruyn named in South Africa Test squad

South African selectors have included uncapped batsman Theunis de Bruyn in the 13-man squad for the home Test series against Sri Lanka.
14 December 2016