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Mark Wood faces lengthy layoff after recurrence of ankle injury

England pacer Mark Wood is facing a prospect of being on the sidelines for about eight weeks after his ankle injury flared up necessitating a second surgery.
19 April 2016

John Hastings to miss rest of IPL with an ankle injury

Kolkata Knight Riders will miss the services of the Australian all-rounder John Hastings, who has been ruled out of the remainder of the Indian Premier League due to an ankle injury.
19 April 2016

Misbah-ul-Haq hopeful of carrying on till Australia tour

Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq revealed that he wants to continue playing Test cricket till the Australia tour at the end of the year provided his fitness allows him to.
18 April 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Quinton de Kock

South African wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock wins the Cricket World Player of the Week award for his consistent performances in the Indian Premier League 2016 for the Delhi Daredevils.
18 April 2016

Cricket Beyond Boundaries youngsters meet Duke & Duchess of Cambridge

During the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s first official visit to India, they attended a cricket match on 10th April at the famous Oval Maidan in Mumbai, where thousands of young children meet to play cricket every day.
18 April 2016

ECB considering points-based scoring system for Sri Lanka series

Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed that the England and Wales Cricket Board has made a request to use a points-based scoring system for the upcoming Sri Lanka tour of England.
18 April 2016

Dwayne Bravo receives official reprimand for displaying dissent

West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has been handed an official reprimand for showing dissent at the umpire's decision while batting for the Gujarat Lions against Mumbai Indians in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
18 April 2016

Knee injury rules Lasith Malinga out of IPL

Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga will not take any part in the ongoing Indian Premier League after undergoing a medical assessment with the Mumbai Indians franchise.
18 April 2016

Rangana Herath announces retirement from limited-overs cricket

Sri Lankan spinner Rangana Herath has announced his decision to retire from One-Day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals with immediate effect.
17 April 2016

Virat Kohli raises the bar with every innings - Rahul Dravid

Former India captain and legendary batsman Rahul Dravid said that he was impressed with how Virat Kohli keeps improving upon his game with every innings he plays.
17 April 2016

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