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Shahadat Hossain's appeal against suspension turned down by Bangladesh

The disciplinary committee of the Bangladesh Cricket Board has turned down the appeal of pacer Shahadat Hossain, who intended to feature in the Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League.
17 April 2016

James Anderson eager to play in 2019 Ashes

England pace spearhead James Anderson has expressed his interest to carry on playing the game till the 2019 Ashes series which will be played in the United Kingdom.
17 April 2016

Inzamam-ul-Haq in the race for Pakistan's chief selector post

Former Pakistan skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq is currently in the running to become the chief selector after the Afghanistan Cricket Board received a request for his release from the Pakistan Cricket Board.
16 April 2016

Nick Compton criticises ECB's helmet policy

England batsman Nick Compton has voiced his displeasure with the stance adopted by the England and Wales Cricket Board over the rules pertaining to helmets.
16 April 2016

I was struggling mentally after being dropped - Gary Ballance

England batsman Gary Ballance revealed that he was struggling for confidence after being dropped from the Test side during the 2015 Ashes campaign.
16 April 2016

Rising Pune Supergiants opt for Visakhapatnam as alternate home venue

The Rising Pune Supergiants franchise in the Indian Premier League has opted to pick Visakhapatnam as their alternate home venue after the Bombay High Court ordered the tournament to be shifted out of Maharashtra.
16 April 2016

Fakhar Zaman targets lengthy international career with Pakistan

Up and coming Karachi batsman, Fakhar Zaman has stated that he dreams of having a long lasting international career with Pakistan.
16 April 2016

County Championship Week Two - Statistical Round up

At the end of the first week of the County Championship, Nottinghamshire and Essex topped Division One and Division Two respectively after being the only two teams to claim a win in the first round. With the second week all set to get underway, do check out the key statistics.
15 April 2016

ECB has a word with Alastair Cook over choice of helmet

The England and Wales Cricket Board has had a word with Test captain Alastair Cook after he failed to adhere to new safety regulations by wearing an old-style helmet in a County Championship match.
15 April 2016

West Indies can reach the top by selecting the best players - Phil Simmons

West Indies coach Phil Simmons stated that if the national squad can feature the best players available, they can be the number one team in the limited overs formats.
15 April 2016

That's not cricket...Swann, Tufnell to commentate on Derby trial

Former England spinners Graeme Swann and Phil Tufnell will turn their hand to horse-racing commentary when they take the microphone for the Investec Derby Trial at Epsom on 20th April.
15 April 2016

Malta celebrates 10-day festival of cricket

Marsa Cricket Club hosted nine straight days of cricket with the visits of two senior teams and two renowned cricketing schools from the UK earlier this month.
15 April 2016

Dean Jones, Tom Moody among front-runners for Pakistan coaching role

Former Australian cricketers Dean Jones and Tom Moody are tipped to be the front-runners to replace Waqar Younis as the head coach of Pakistan.
15 April 2016

BCCI decides to shift IPL games out of Maharashtra

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has decided to abide by the Bombay High Court’s directive to shift the Indian Premier League matches out of Maharashtra.
15 April 2016

Australia appoint Adam Griffith as bowling coach for West Indies tour

Australia have selected former Tasmania pacer Adam Griffith to be the national team’s bowling coach for their upcoming One-Day International tri-series to be played in the West Indies in June.
15 April 2016

International women stars sign up for Kia Super League

International stars from various women's teams including Meg Lanning, Suzie Bates, Stafanie Taylor and Ellyse Perry have signed up for the various franchises in the upcoming inaugural season of the Kia Super League.
14 April 2016

Government leads push to safeguard much-loved cricket grounds

Communities Minister Marcus Jones is appealing to cricket lovers in the UK to safeguard cricket grounds and prevent them being sold or altered without the local community having a say.
14 April 2016

SISIS is 'simple and effective' for Derby County FC

Brand new SISIS turf maintenance equipment has made life at Derby County FC's iPro Stadium much easier for head groundsman Nathan Scarff.
14 April 2016

Afghanistan to tour Ireland for a five-match ODI series

Cricket Ireland has announced a five-match One-Day International series at home against Afghanistan to be played between 10th and 19th July in Belfast.
14 April 2016

Mumbai Indians call up Martin Guptill to replace Lendl Simmons

The Mumbai Indians franchise in the Indian Premier League has decided to call up New Zealand's Martin Guptill in the place of Lendl Simmons, who has been ruled out the tournament with a back injury.
14 April 2016