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England won’t tour for Ashes unless pay dispute is resolved
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England won’t tour for Ashes unless pay dispute is resolved

July 7th, 2017 | by admin
England will not travel to Australia to play the Ashes unless a deal has been agreed between Cricket Australia and its players’ association. Although the Ashes are not scheduled to start until November 23, England are due...
South Africa, India, New Zealand in race for semi-final spots
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South Africa, India, New Zealand in race for semi-final spots

July 7th, 2017 | by admin
We are into the second half of the Women’s World Cup and with Sri Lanka, Pakistan and West Indies needing a miracle to qualify to the semi-finals, the focus has shifted to the top five teams and three of them will be in...
Australia, India eye fourth win on the trot
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Australia, India eye fourth win on the trot

July 4th, 2017 | by admin
With three wins from as many games, India, perched atop the points table, will look to continue their unbeaten streak against sixth-placed Sri Lanka in Derby. After two strong batting performances –...
International cricket faces ‘looming potential crisis’
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International cricket faces ‘looming potential crisis’

July 4th, 2017 | by admin
Mike Brearley has warned of “a looming potential crisis” in international cricket as it struggles to compete with the growth of T20 leagues. Brearley, in his final meeting as chairman of the MCC World Cricket...
Imad Wasim surges to top of T20I bowlers rankings
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Imad Wasim surges to top of T20I bowlers rankings

June 26th, 2017 | by admin
Pakistan’s left-arm spinning allrounder Imad Wasim has risen to the top of the ICC’s T20I rankings for bowlers. Imad displaced South Africa’s Imran Tahir, who dropped two positions to third following a poor...
Mire, Ervine help Zimbabwe clinch series
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Mire, Ervine help Zimbabwe clinch series

June 23rd, 2017 | by admin
Zimbabwe 231 for 4 (Mire 82, Ervine 77) beat Netherlands 291 for 6 (Myburgh 77, Barresi 67, Raza 3-40) by six wickets on DLS Method Solomon Mire and Craig Ervine struck half-centuries as Zimbabwe clinched the three-match series...
Afghanistan, Ireland get Test status
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Afghanistan, Ireland get Test status

June 22nd, 2017 | by admin
Afghanistan and Ireland have been approved as Full Members by the ICC, meaning they have become cricket’s 11th and 12th Test-playing nations. This was signed off on by the ICC Board in London on Thursday, during the...
‘Don’t compare us to male cricketers’ – Raj
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‘Don’t compare us to male cricketers’ – Raj

June 22nd, 2017 | by admin
India women’s captain Mithali Raj has made it clear that female cricketers should hold their own and not be compared to their male counterparts. On the eve of the Women’s World Cup, Raj, who was attending the opening...
BCCI, ICC broker peace over financial model
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BCCI, ICC broker peace over financial model

June 22nd, 2017 | by admin
Peace has broken out in world cricket, as the BCCI and ICC have finally reached an agreement on a new finance model. The bare facts are that the BCCI will receive a little over US$100 million more than what was agreed upon by a...
ICC mulls scrapping Champions Trophy
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ICC mulls scrapping Champions Trophy

June 21st, 2017 | by admin
The ICC is once again mulling over the prospect of scrapping the Champions Trophy, in favour of two expanded World T20 tournaments in a four-year cycle. Talk of the impending demise of the tournament has become almost a ritual....