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Stoneman, Crane called up to England squad for day-night Test against West Indies

England have called-up uncapped duo Mark Stoneman and Mason Crane in the 13-man squad that will feature in the first Test against West Indies at Edgbaston which will also be the inaugural day-night contest in the country.
10 August 2017

Cricket World Performance of the Week - August 8th 2017

Performance of the Week features some of the best performances from clubs and individuals around the UK, then gives you the chance to support your entry.
10 August 2017

Ryan Maron named fielding coach of West Indies

West Indies have appointed South Africa born former opening batsman Ryan Maron as their new fielding coach.
10 August 2017

Brad Haddin replaces Greg Blewett as new fielding coach of Australia

Cricket Australia has confirmed former wicket-keeper batsman Brad Haddin as the new fielding coach of the team.
10 August 2017

Bangladesh rope in Stuart MacGill as spin coach

Bangladesh Cricket Board has appointed former leg-spinner Stuart MacGill as the spin bowling coach ahead of the home Test series against Australia.
10 August 2017

Jamaica Tallawahs sign Glenn Phillips

New Zealand international Glenn Phillips has been signed by the Jamaica Tallawahs franchise for the remainder of the ongoing Caribbean Premier League season.
10 August 2017

Shropshire D40 Blog Sunday 6th August

Sunday, and we travelled to Kidderminster Cricket Club to take on Essex in the semi-final of the ECB National D40 competition. On arrival, it became apparent that the other semi-final (due to be played at the same location) wasn’t going to be taking place as Lancashire were unable to field a team, meaning that Hampshire awaited the winners of our game in the final.
9 August 2017

Worcestershire suffer John Hastings blow

Australia fast bowler John Hastings will miss the remainder of the County Championship season for Worcestershire after sustaining a foot injury.
9 August 2017

There is No comfort Zone for anybody - Arthur

Mickey Arthur has urged the Pakistan players to return to full training from August 22, ahead of a full series against Sri Lanka in October.
9 August 2017

England top order has 'worst ever' batsmen to play Test cricket - Damien Fleming

Former Australia pace bowler Damien Fleming has slammed the England top-order and believes they will have a tough time in Australia in the Ashes series scheduled later this year.
9 August 2017

Axar Patel replaces Ravindra Jadeja in Indian squad for final Test

India have called-up uncapped left-arm-spinner Axar Patel in the squad for the third and final Test against Sri Lanka in Pallekele as a replacement for all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja.
9 August 2017

Balanced England can win Ashes - Faf du Plessis

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis believes England have the right balance to beat Australia in the Ashes series to be played later this year.
9 August 2017

Around the Grounds - August 8th 2017

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from an extremely busy weekend of club cricket ranging from different teams and age groups, to competitions and tournaments.
8 August 2017

Penkridge CC 8th August Blog (In Association with MA Lawyers)

The seasonal debut for the over 45s, another under 19s game, the second piece of silverware for the season and a weather affected Saturday. Just another week at Penkridge Cricket Club...
8 August 2017

England rise to third position in ICC Test Rankings

England have overtaken their Ashes rival Australia to the third position in the International Cricket Council Test Rankings following their 3-1 series victory over South Africa.
8 August 2017

Rangana Herath to miss third Test against India in Pallekele

Sri Lanka have rested veteran spinner Rangana Herath for the third and final Test against India in Pallekele to manage his workload.
8 August 2017

O'Keefe's chances of comeback looks bleak - Smith

Australia captain Steven Smith admitted that the chances of New South Wales spinner Steve O'Keefe making a comeback into the national side looks bleak.
8 August 2017

Lincolnshire Premier League Review - 7th August

Bracebridge Heath increased their lead at the top of the Readers Lincolnshire ECB Premier League to 11 points after a battling Grimsby Town side denied second placed Grantham maximum points.
7 August 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Ravindra Jadeja

For claiming a seven wicket haul and scoring a fifty to help India seal an innings victory in the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo, Ravindra Jadeja is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
7 August 2017

Bird replaces injured Pattinson in Australia Test squad

The injury prone Victorian fast bowler James Pattinson has suffered another setback with inflammation in his back that has ruled him out of Australia's upcoming Test tour of Bangladesh.
6 August 2017