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Sarfraz Ahmed pleased with progress made by youngsters

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said he was pleased with the progress made by the team after they reached their first final in the history of Champions Trophy.
16 June 2017

Rishabh Pant, Kuldeep Yadav picked for ODI's against Windies

The Indian selectors have named uncapped Delhi wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant along with left-arm chinaman spinner Kuldeep Yadav in India's ODI squad for the upcoming West Indies tour.
15 June 2017

Bangladesh have made huge strides in international cricket - Virat Kohli

India skipper Virat Kohli said his team is wary of the threat from Bangladesh in the upcoming semi-final clash of the ICC Champions Trophy tournament at Edgbaston on Thursday.
15 June 2017

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 14th June 2017

As the 2017 cricket continues, we are delighted that the 2017 Cricket World Performance of the Week are sponsored by GM Cricket and Durant Cricket.
14 June 2017

Cricket World TV - What to expect in the semi-finals of Champions Trophy

Chetan Narula is reporting from Edgbaston for Cricket World TV as he gives a summary of last week's ICC Champions Trophy matches along with a preview on the two semi-finals lined up between England and Pakistan followed by India and Bangladesh.
14 June 2017

The Lord's Taverners2017 Table Cricket Finals

Wilson Stuart School from Birmingham were victorious at the Lord’s Taverners 2017 National Table Cricket Finals at the home of cricket, Lord’s Cricket Ground, on 9 June 2017.
13 June 2017

Around the Grounds - 13th June 2017

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from club and county cricket getting into the swing of things now, with teams playing at all levels and ages.
13 June 2017

Synthetic Success at Bloxham School

Tom Hall, deputy head groundsman at Bloxham School in Oxfordshire has reported excellent results from using SISIS equipment to maintain the school’s two synthetic sports surfaces.
13 June 2017

AB de Villiers named South Africa captain for T20I series against England

South Africa selectors have backed their ace batsman AB de Villiers to lead the team in the upcoming Twenty20 International series against England.
13 June 2017

Weather the Winner - Sale CC

The weather had a major impact on Sale Cricket Club’s fixtures in the Vivio Cheshire County Cricket League last weekend. The 1st XI match in division one match against Oxton was abandoned after just 53 overs.
13 June 2017

Penkridge CC 13th June Blog (In Association with MA Lawyers)

Another busy week as the season gets into full swing, the under 19s making their first appearance of the season against C&R Hawks in a five wicket defeat on Wednesday. All Stars Cricket continued on Thursday, junior practice on Friday (both well supported as ever), and an under 9s tournament hosted on Sunday morning, as well as the usual senior games.
13 June 2017

Surrey recall Conor McKerr from Derbyshire

Surrey have recalled fast bowler Conor McKerr from his loan stint with Derbyshire with immediate effect.
13 June 2017

Nottinghamshire receive James Pattinson boost

Nottinghamshire have received a major boost ahead of their Royal London One-Day Cup semi-final clash against Somerset with the return of Australia pacer James Pattinson.
13 June 2017

England include five uncapped players for T20 series against South Africa

England have included as many as five uncapped players in the squad for the three-match Twenty20 International series against South Africa that begins later this month.
12 June 2017

Lincolnshire Premier League Review - 12th June 2017

In a weekend when Readers Lincolnshire ECB Premier League teams paid their tributes to umpire Steve Massingham, who died the previous Saturday, bottom side Louth produced the surprise result of the day with a victory over high flyers Grantham.
12 June 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Shikhar Dhawan

India opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his knocks of 125 and 78 in the two games of the ICC Champions Trophy against Sri Lanka and South Africa at Kennington Oval respectively.
12 June 2017

Injured Kusal Perera out of Champions Trophy

Sri Lanka wicket-keeper batsman Kusal Perera has been ruled out of the ongoing ICC Champions Trophy following a hamstring injury that he sustained during the recently concluded game against India at Kennington Oval .
11 June 2017

Saltex Launches New 2017 Campaign

Organisers of SALTEX (Sports Amenities Landscaping Trade Exhibition) have launched their new 2017 campaign, which features the distinguished heart-shaped logo formed of grass complete with the words – Your Industry - Your Show.
9 June 2017

Write off Pakistan at your own peril - Shahid Afridi

Former captain Shahid Afridi has issued a warning not to write-off Pakistan after their victory over South Africa in the seventh game of the ongoing ICC Champions Trophy in Birmingham.
9 June 2017

Muttiah Muralitharan becomes first Sri Lankan to be inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

Legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan was inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame on Thursday during the innings break of the recently concluded ICC Champions Trophy clash between Sri Lanka and India at The Oval.
9 June 2017