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Bangladesh announce Shakib Al Hasan as new Test captain

Bangladesh have announced veteran all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan as the new captain of the Test team.
12 December 2017

Chelmsford City Council Honours Essex County Cricket Club

Chelmsford City Council has presented Essex County Cricket Club with a brass plaque, in recognition of the Club becoming the 2017 County Champions of England.
11 December 2017

Brook to lead England at ICC Under-19s World Cup

Harry Brook of Yorkshire has been appointed captain of a 15-man England squad for the ICC Under-19s World Cup in New Zealand which starts next month.
11 December 2017

Dhoni Wages A Lone Battle, A Befitting Reply To The Critics

Even before the Umpire could rule Bumrah out as he was wrapped on the pads by Lankan spinner SS Pathirana, there was a pair of hands in the background that had already signalled for a DRS. At the non-striking end was none other than Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the master of the review system.
11 December 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Chris Gayle

For scoring a blistering 126 run unbeaten knock in the Eliminator contest of the Bangladesh Premier League against Khulna Titans in Dhaka, Rangpur Riders' opening batsman Chris Gayle is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 December 2017

Indian version of T10 Cricket League powered by Heera Group launched at Indywood Film Carnival

Hyderabad (04.12.2017): The grand Indian launch ceremony of the first ever T10 Cricket league was held at the third edition of Indywood Film Carnival 2017 at Princess Hall, Ramoji Film City.
9 December 2017

Sri Lanka appoint Chandika Hathurusingha as head coach

Sri Lanka have confirmed former opening batsman Chandika Hathurusingha as their new head coach.
9 December 2017

Kraigg Brathwaite audio - Preview to 2nd Test vs New Zealand

HAMILTON, New Zealand – Windies captain Kraigg Brathwaite spoke to members of the media ahead of the start of the second Test match against New Zealand.
8 December 2017

Sussex Cricket Sussex Women's 2018 fixtures announced

After a successful inaugural fixture at the ground in 2017, Sussex Women will play two matches at The Sir Rod Aldridge Cricket Centre at Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA) next season.
8 December 2017

Durant Cricket - Specialist Cricket Ground Equipment Partner for Cricket East

Durant Cricket, leading suppliers of specialist cricket ground equipment to cricket clubs and schools across the UK, have signed an agreement with Cricket East as one of their commercial partners.
8 December 2017

Sussex Cricket Girls Academy & EPP intake announced

Eight girls have been selected for the 2018 Sussex Cricket Girls’ Academy and Emerging Players Programme (EPP).
8 December 2017

Ireland name under 19 World Cup Squad

Cricket Ireland have named their 15-man squad for next month’s ICC Under 19 World Cup in New Zealand, keeping faith with the players that secured qualification.
8 December 2017

Return of the Dragons...of Drexel U !

What a start Drexel University cricket had in American College Cricket ! Founded by Kabir Manocha Drexel Dragons played their first Mid Atlantic Championship in Fall 2013, wearing uniforms loaned by Lloyd, as to their surprise they were in the Semis televised by TV Asia.
8 December 2017

New Zealand receive Tim Southee boost ahead of second Test

New Zealand pace bowler Tim Southee has been drafted into the squad for the second Test against West Indies to be played in Hamilton.
8 December 2017

Doping violation leads Mohammad Shahzad into 12-month ban

The International Cricket Council has confirmed a ban of 12 months for Afghanistan wicket-keeper batsman Mohammad Shahzad after his sample tested positive for a banned substance Clenbuterol.
8 December 2017

Virat Kohli claims second position in ICC Test Rankings

India skipper Virat Kohli has moved to the second position in the International Cricket Council Rankings for batsmen following his stellar performance in the third Test against Sri Lanka in Delhi.
8 December 2017

Moeen Ali to lead new-look England in Perth warm-up game

England have named all-rounder Moeen Ali as the captain for the upcoming two-day warm-up game against Cricket Australia XI to be played at Richardson Park in Perth this weekend.
8 December 2017

Williamson joins Yorkshire for a fourth stint

The Yorkshire County Club is delighted to announce the capture of Kane Williamson as an overseas batsman for 2018, subject to paperwork being finalised.
7 December 2017

All Rounder Bopara signs one-year contract extension

Essex County Cricket Club is delighted to announce that all-rounder Ravi Bopara has signed a one-year contract extension with the County Champions.
7 December 2017

Paddy Power Betfair Joins the All-in Diversity Project as a Founding Member and Participant

London, December 7, 2017: We are proud to announce that Paddy Power Betfair has partnered with All-in Diversity Project and will serve as an integral part of the initiative both as a Founding Member and Participant in its inaugural year.
7 December 2017