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'We need to find a third seamer who can bat' - Bangladesh coach Russell Domingo

Bangladesh's coach says the Test team needs structural changes, for which he is prepared to pick 'new faces and struggle for a period of time'
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 14:00:27

WBBL round-up: Perry does it again for the Sixers

The latest festival weekend, this time at Drummoyne Oval, saw local bragging rights go to the Sydney Sixers
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 12:51:46

Four officials from a CPL franchise pulled up by anti-corruption officers

One of them, thought to be either part of or close to the ownership structure, was the main focus of a report made by a player
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 13:53:24

KKR release Chris Lynn, Robin Uthappa; RCB let go of several overseas names

RCB have released Marcus Stoinis, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Colin de Grandhomme and Tim Southee among others
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 15:02:26

Mickey Arthur likely to become Sri Lanka's next head coach

SLC officials have expressed confidence that Arthur will take up the role before Sri Lanka's forthcoming Test tour of Pakistan
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 11:25:33

Ben Stokes pleaded with CEO to be restored as England vice-captain

Allrounder was restored as Joe Root's deputy after text message to Tom Harrison
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 13:05:02

Back-to-back centuries for Asad Shafiq as Pakistan batsmen tune up for first Test

On a day where four Pakistan players passed 50, South Australia legspinner Lloyd Pope impressed with a five-for
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 11:36:33

'Awesome year for fast bowlers' in international cricket - Lockie Ferguson

Fast bowler hopes to 'bring a little bit of anxiety' to England's batting lineup
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 09:25:57

Last chance for Afghanistan as West Indies look to wrap up series

A lot went in Afghanistan's favour in the first T20I but not the result
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 10:42:43

Jofra Archer spell 'the quickest I've faced in my life' says centurion Glenn Phillips

'The challenge was unbelievable' says batsman after surviving hostile spell
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 11:46:43

Tour match toil serves England reminder of daunting New Zealand challenge

Unhelpful surface sees England made to wait for declaration as Glenn Phillips makes ton
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 10:31:24

'Shows incredible courage to talk about mental health'

Cricket Australia's head of sports science discusses how mental health is being addressed, breaking down sigmas and how players can seek help
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 07:36:36

Mitchell Swepson delivers Queensland dramatic last-gasp victory

The legspinner took three wickets including the last with just seven balls left in the day
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 08:12:57

Australia's other tricky decision: who is the third fast bowler?

The selectors have named five fast bowlers in the squad to face Pakistan but there is some genuine uncertainty among them as to who will play
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 11:38:29

Spinners, Jemimah Rodrigues take India to series win

India coast past West Indies' 59 for 9 to take unassailable 3-0 lead in five-match series
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 04:45:52

Justin Langer sets Test match sights on Project India 2022

"We've got a couple of years now to find that maturity, to be nice and battle hardened and as ready as possible for that series"
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 03:35:50

Nicholas Pooran made a 'silly mistake' - Dwayne Bravo

Bravo backed Pooran following his ball-tampering ban, saying the youngster is "far from that type of player"
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 03:20:50

Test centurion and wristspinner Tony Mann dies

The West Australian scored a hundred in his second Test coming in as nightwatchman
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 06:38:48

Steven Smith makes BBL return with Sydney Sixers

The Australia star is likely to be available in late January following the one-day tour of India
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 23:06:52

Mayank Agarwal's 243 caps India's 407-run day of dominance

Ajinkya Rahane made 86, and Ravindra Jadeja his now-customary fifty as Bangladesh's bowlers were taken to the cleaners
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 11:57:47

Sam Curran set for England Test berth ahead of Chris Woakes


Last update: 15 Nov 2019 10:01:33

Jozi Stars lose again as Liam Livingstone tees off in Cape Town

Cape Town Blitz beat the Stars for second time in a week to leave defending champions rock bottom
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 20:27:00

Graeme Smith withdraws from CSA's director of cricket role race

He cited a lack of "confidence" in the administration while announcing his decision via social media on Thursday
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 16:42:49

Lockie Ferguson in line for New Zealand Test debut after call-up

Kane Williamson recovers from hip injury to captain 15-man squad to play England and Australia
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 03:11:30

Notts move lays foundation for Haseeb Hameed to reinvigorate his faltering career

Chance for fresh start could be the re-making of young talent after three years in the wilderness
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 17:15:22

Prickly Mominul Haque admits to 'bad decision' at toss

R Ashwin, however, said it was 'brave' and 'commendable' that Bangladesh batted first on a pitch with a 'bit of life'
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 16:30:17

Rahul Dravid cleared of conflict of interest charges

BCCI ethics officer "dismissed" the complaint filed against Dravid because it was "bereft of merit"
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 08:31:27

Evin Lewis, Kieron Pollard take West Indies 1-0 up

The opener blasted 68 off 41 balls while the captain played an all-round role in the comfortable victory in the first T20I
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 18:00:15

Haseeb Hameed signs for Nottinghamshire after Lancashire release

Opener was released by Lancashire after three lean seasons following maiden Test tour
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 12:53:49

Waqar excited by young quicks, but warns against getting 'carried away' by bounce

The bowling coach is confident Pakistan's teenage fast bowlers can challenge an Australia batting line-up that includes the prolific Steven Smith
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 15:30:27

Dwayne Bravo hints at international comeback

"Hopefully," he said on Thursday, when if he was optimistic about an international comeback
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 18:15:47

Ajinkya Rahane moves from Rajasthan Royals to Delhi Capitals

Legspin duo of Mayank Markande and Rahul Tewatia to move from Capitals to Royals
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 13:07:50

Mohammed Shami puts on a show as India floor Bangladesh

The pacers took seven Bangladesh wickets before Pujara, Agarwal extended India's domination
Last update: 15 Nov 2019 04:04:14

Jack Leach signs Somerset contract extension

Spinner's new deal may increase the likelihood of Dom Bess leaving the club
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 11:24:20

'Bloody Warner' inspired Ben Stokes to Headingley miracle

Sledging gave batsman 'extra personal motivation' in heroic series-squaring innings
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 11:08:09

Joe Root set to reclaim favoured No. 4 batting spot in New Zealand

England skipper moved up to No. 3 for the recent drawn Ashes series but wants to drop back one place for good
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 18:01:57

Joe Root urges England to apply the brakes after playing Tests 'in fast forward'

With only one Test series win in New Zealand this century, captain wants his side to bat longer
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 18:05:43

Pakistan to host Sri Lanka for two-Test series in December

The matches are scheduled to be played in Rawalpindi and Karachi, on December 11 and 19 respectively
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 08:50:39

Doolan's twin tons deny South Australia drought breaking win

Doolan joins a group of Tasmania greats with scores 170* and 116 as Tasmania hold off South Australia on a thrilling final day
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 09:36:17

Siddle takes three but Queensland's tail wags to frustrate Victoria

Cameron Gannon and Mark Steketee produce fighting knocks to hold Victoria's attack at bay
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 08:56:37

Bancroft gifted recall as character gets casting vote

Chairman of selectors Trevor Hohns says Bancroft is the type of player the Australian Test team want despite slim returns in Shield cricket so far this summer
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 05:49:09

Starc and Hazlewood maintain New South Wales' winning run

They now have four victories in a row to start the season and are already well placed for a spot in the final
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 04:38:06

Live Report - India v Bangladesh, 1st Test

ESPNcricinfo's live updates on the Indore Test
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 03:14:14

Burns, Head and Bancroft named in Australia squad

The uncapped Michael Neser has also been included among 14 names for the two Tests against Pakistan
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 09:54:55

Pucovski withdraws from Test reckoning citing mental health issues

Pucovski informed Australia A team management he was struggling on Tuesday evening in Perth
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 10:03:20

Mohammad Nabi returns to Kent for T20 Blast

Afghanistan allrounder to play entire South Group campaign in 2020
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 17:30:24

Dale Steyn, Colin Munro, Jason Roy among 28 foreign names for PSL 2020 draft

Australia's Ben Cutting and Chris Lynn have also expressed their interest in being part of the fifth season of the tournament
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 17:15:07

Rain saves Tshwane Spartans from precarious situation

It was the second washout for the Spartans in as many games
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 18:28:42

Graham Onions signs one-year contract extension with Lancashire

Veteran quick says accepting new deal was a 'no-brainer' as 200-match milestone beckons
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 15:25:35

IPL 2020: K Gowtham heads to Kings XI Punjab, Trent Boult to Mumbai Indians

Ankit Rajpoot part of the Gowtham trade, heads to Rajasthan Royals, while Dhawal Kulkarni moves to Mumbai
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 16:42:27

Young Naseem Shah makes people sit up and take notice on final day

The 16-year-old produced eight overs that made anyone watching sit up and take notice
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 13:50:27

Australia's best national team counts down to T20 World Cup

With 100 days to go until the event in Australia the hosts are looking forward to what could be a defining moment
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 12:01:44

Sarah Glenn earns maiden call-up for England Women's squad to face Pakistan

Worcestershire leg-spinner among young faces heading to Malaysia for ODI and T20I series
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 13:17:07

James Anderson's desire for comeback is undimmed - Alastair Cook

Unfinished business will ensure England seamer gets back to full fitness, says former captain
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 11:44:57

Jake Libby joins Worcestershire after five seasons at Nottinghamshire

Peter Moores suggests club will look to sign another top-order batsman as a replacement
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 10:08:35

Peter Handscomb, Jake Fraser-McGurk put Victoria in sight of victory

Mitchell Swepson hat-trick the bright spot on the day for Queensland
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 10:09:20

Doolan-Wade v Ferguson-Hunt sets up tantalising final day

South Australia's lead has crossed 300 and they might look to stretch it a bit more before attacking Tasmania
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 09:52:02

South Africa transformation targets could change after Cape Cobras case

Currently, transformation targets must be met in every match in domestic cricket - but the national team only needs to meet a season average
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 04:30:27

Glenn Maxwell has 'set the right example for cricketers around the world' - Virat Kohli

India's captain has praised the Australia allrounder for his willingness to open up about his mental-health issues and take time away from the game
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 12:32:20

Nicholas Pooran banned for four T20Is for ball-tampering

Video footage in West Indies' third ODI against Afghanistan showed him using his thumbnail to scratch the ball
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 11:43:02

Enter Ben Oliver, Justin Langer's quiet advocate

There are already signs that the new head of high performance at Cricket Australia has brought a calmer outlook
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 11:20:17

Pink ball will bring fast bowlers into the game - Virat Kohli

India's captain has called day-night matches 'a new way to bring excitement to Test cricket'
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 12:30:56

Nowhere-to-hide test for Bangladesh as India look to extend stellar home record

A number of imposing facts stare Bangladesh in the face as they face off against the world's best Test team
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 09:14:17

Chris Woakes under pressure from Sam Curran for first Test spot

England's one remaining decision is the identity of their seam-bowling allrounder
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 09:53:23

Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starc turn New South Wales towards victory

Western Australia were three wickets down in their second innings and staring at a heavy defeat at the SCG
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 08:04:08

WBBL round-up: Perry, Burns star for Sydney Sixers

The latest from the mid-week action in the WBBL with the Perth Scorchers digging deep
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 09:27:17

With change in format, Afghanistan look to change fortunes against West Indies too

With 12 months to go for the T20 World Cup, both teams will look to make positive strides in the opening game of the series
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 12:55:30

Glamorgan secure Labuschagne for two more seasons

His spell in county cricket in 2019 was key in preparing him for a successful Ashes series
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 02:23:52

Live Report - Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, 7th round

All the live updates and chatter from Pakistan's premier domestic first-class competition
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 10:39:15

Visa rule changes help Worcestershire sign Ashton Turner for Blast

Australia batsman would not have qualified for a visa under previous ECB protocol
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 15:21:02

Sandeep Lamichhane, Paras Khadka can be 'trailblazers' for Nepal cricket - Jimmy Adams

The former Hampshire captain led MCC's tour to Nepal this month
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 06:26:53

Lungi Ngidi sets sights on injury-free home summer

South Africa pacer eager to regain form and fitness ahead of the England series with help from Mark Boucher
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 06:19:35

Misbah-ul-Haq expects good results from 'ambitious' Pakistan Test side

Having learnt their lessons during the last tour, this team should compete better, Misbah says
Last update: 13 Nov 2019 06:14:41

Deepak Chahar, Manish Pandey light up Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

The fast bowler picked up four wickets in an over, while the batsman smashed 129* off just 54 balls
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 14:09:14

Kevin Shine joins Nottinghamshire as assistant coach

Former ECB lead bowling coach reunited with Peter Moores as club plots return to top flight
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 11:36:16

'The lateral movement is big' - Ajinkya Rahane's pink-ball experience

Some of India's Test regulars trained with the SG pink balls at NCA in preparation for the Kolkata Test
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 18:35:30

Australia's Test hopefuls undone by Imran Khan

No, we're not talking about him. This is the surprise selection in the Pakistan squad who picked up a five-for
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 13:05:55

Breaking down the new Sri Lankan bill against match-fixing

A rough guideline to the punishments, and a list of many of the new offences, that will become part of law soon
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 15:56:26

Sibley, Crawley tons give England a peek into the future

This was the first time the two young batsmen scored heavily together for England, but it's unlikely to be the last
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 09:37:08

Will Sutherland makes debut impact as Victoria take charge

Peter Siddle and James Pattinson shared five wickets as Queensland were bowled out for 183
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 09:30:53

Steve Smith's disappointment clear as century is cut off

On a tough pitch for scoring freely, Smith made his slowest first-class hundred before getting what he felt was a rough decision
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 07:33:07

Tasmania deny Weatherald double hundred but South Australia in command

Tasmania trail by 379 runs with eight wickets in hand
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 08:08:50

Shane Watson appointed Australian Cricketers' Association president

Lisa Sthalekar, Pat Cummins and Kristen Beams are the other new appointments to the ACA board
Last update: 14 Nov 2019 10:36:46

Plunket Shield round-up: Lockie Ferguson and Neil Wagner let it rip

Recapping the final round of the Plunket Shield
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 07:39:57

'BCCI amendments, if permitted, will mean ridiculing the Supreme Court'

Lodha Committee's secretary says the board's attempt to alter reforms can and should be contested
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 06:33:46

Silverwood's clarity can bring out best in Joe Root - Alastair Cook

Top three will be given a licence to bat all day, says former captain, as England seek Test reboot
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 17:22:55

Lockie Ferguson in line for Test chance amid packed New Zealand schedule

Gary Stead hints at rotation policy ahead of five Tests in under seven weeks
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 16:54:49

Sri Lanka passes bill criminalising match-fixing

Offences related to corruption in sports will carry a prison term of up to 10 years, as well as various fines
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 14:36:26

AB de Villiers to skip PSL for 'managing workload'

Lahore Qalandars will release the South African from their roster ahead of the December 5 Draft
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 04:46:12

Azam 157*, Shafiq 119* as Australia A toil

The pair's unbeaten 276-run stand offsets a shaky start against a fiery pace attack
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 12:38:49

Jonny Bairstow receives ICC demerit point for swearing

Batsman reprimanded for Level 1 offence following his dismissal in final T20I against New Zealand
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 12:04:24

Dawid Malan jumps to No. 3 in men's T20I rankings for batsmen

Chahar's record six-for has put him at 42nd among bowlers, while Oman's Zeeshan Maqsood is now the sixth-best allrounder in the world
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 12:17:14

A lot to learn about mental health issues - Cricket Australia's Ben Oliver

Key is to "make sure we're understanding the issues and supporting our people"
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 10:30:20

Shreyas Iyer pleased to 'set the benchmark at the No. 4 position'

The management has given him the "heads up" that he would bat at No. 4 in T20Is for the time being, he says
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 10:37:20

Pollard praises Pooran's 'maturity', Chase's 'cleverness' in rare series win

The ODI captain was upbeat about two relatively inexperienced players in the format leading West Indies' charge
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 09:21:28

Shai Hope's 109* helps West Indies whitewash Afghanistan

Afghanistan have now lost their last 12 ODIs, a streak that began with the 2019 World Cup
Last update: 12 Nov 2019 12:53:04

Weatherald, Hunt hit centuries in record opening stand for South Australia

The openers broke a 52-year-old South Australia Shield record with a 293-run stand
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 08:03:53

Solway shines again before Smith digs in on slow day

Smith, Solway and Hughes ground out patient half-centuries on a slow, dry SCG surface against a disciplined but understrength WA attack
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 07:07:38

Mahmudullah blames lack of 'game sense' after 8 for 34 meltdown

Bangladesh were in the hunt for a series win at 110 for 2, but were bowled out for 144
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 06:05:15

Deepti Sharma, Shafali Verma put India 2-0 up

The offspinner ran through West Indies' middle order before the young opener slammed an unbeaten 69
Last update: 11 Nov 2019 06:56:04