Leicestershire CCC has announced that the first day's play of the university fixture against Loughborough MCCU, due to take place tomorrow (Friday, April 13), has been abandoned due to the wet weather.
South African pacer Morne Morkel who recently called it a day in the international arena has signed a two-year Kolpak deal with Surrey. Morkel has become the latest South African player to join County cricket following the likes of Hampshire's Kyle Abbott and Essex's Simon Harmer.
The Bangladesh Cricket team recently suffered a setback when all-rounder Nasir Hossain who was on the brink of making a comeback in the national team, tore a ligament in his right knee and would have to undergo operation.
David Willey has agreed to sign for Indian Premier League team Chennai Super Kings. The all-rounder left the Fischer Ground on Monday morning during Yorkshire’s two-day friendly against Leicestershire to finalise terms with Chennai.
At a time when the annual cricket schedule is packed with international matches and domestic leagues all around the globe, the first match of IPL 2018 brought some bad news not only for the Chennai Super Kings fans but the cricket lovers in general.