COVID-19 substitutes under ICC consideration

  • Jun 07, 2020

The ICC is considering allowing COVID-19 substitutes during England's Test series against West Indies, Steve Elworthy, the ECB's director of special projects, has confirmed. Currently, substitutes are only allowed in Test cricket in the event a player suffers a concussion when he can be replaced by a

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Players purpose future domestic cricket model to Cricket Australia to save state game

  • May 24, 2020

Australian players present Cricket Australia with a proposal for a consecutive domestic cricket model. If this goes forward, it will result in BBL and WBBL doubleheaders and one day match returning after Sheffield Shield games. The proposal

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Cricket Committee of ICC recommends a ban on the usage of saliva to shine the ball due to pandemic

  • May 19, 2020

The Cricket Committee of the International Cricket Council (ICC) which is led by former India captain Anil Kumble, has recommended a ban on the usage of saliva to shine the ball due to the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. The players would be allowed to u

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England's Test players to begin individual training over next few weeks

  • May 15, 2020

After two months of COVID-19 enforced lockdown, a group of around 30 England men's players will resume the first phase of individual skills-based training over the next few weeks, with a number of bowlers having practice sessions from next Wednesday (May 20).

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Babar Azam has been confirmed as Pakistan's ODI captain

  • May 13, 2020

Babar Azam has been confirmed as Pakistan's new ODI captain, officially completing his elevation to the leadership role in both white-ball formats. The 25-year-old has enjoyed a meteoric rise to prominence over the last 15 months, a period during which he was handed the reins of the T20I side late l

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Yadav’s 4 wickets lead India to 17-run win over Australia

  • Feb 22, 2020

 Leg-spin bowler Poonam Yadav took four wickets for 19 runs against defending champion Australia on the way to a 17-run win in the opening match of the Women’s T20 Cricket World Cup on Friday. After coming into the attack, Yadav took out Australia batter Ellyse Perry and was named player of the ma

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Faf du Plessis quits as South Africa cricket captain

  • Feb 20, 2020

Faf du Plessis stepped down as captain of South Africa’s test team on Monday ahead of an expected retirement from international cricket later this year. Du Plessis quit as test and Twenty20 captain. He had already recently been replaced as one-day captain by Quinton de Kock. De Kock, a wicketke

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Bangladesh cricket team arrives in Pakistan for T20 series

  • Jan 24, 2020

The Bangladesh cricket team arrived in Pakistan on Wednesday to play three Twenty20s in Lahore, its first tour of the country in almost 12 years. Bangladesh last played in Pakistan in 2008 when it lost an ODI series 5-0 and a one-off Twenty20. Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium will host all the three T2

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New Pakistan pacer Rauf keen to make his name in T20 series

  • Jan 23, 2020

Haris Rauf wants to make a big splash in his international cricket debut. Showing no sign of nerves days out from his first match for Pakistan, Rauf is determined to finish the Twenty20 series against Bangladesh starting on Friday as the best bowler. Rauf was first spotted by Lahore Qalandars of the

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