Latest Cricket News - Aggregated

Derbyshire chief executive switches counties to Kent

Simon Storey, who joined the club in 2012, has overseen impressive growth in the club's commercial revenue
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 16:43:18

MCC back-track on beamers rule after criticism from grassroots


Last update: 14 Nov 2018 16:39:29

'It looked like Sri Lanka were starting to panic' - Sam Curran

Sri Lanka's slapdash day in the field reached its nadir just when they needed to be at their most ruthless
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 15:38:14

Coach Rajput offers Zimbabwe a blueprint for survival

As Zimbabwe face a mammoth task of batting out the fifth day to save a Test match in Dhaka, Lalchand Rajput turned to recent history for an example of what is required
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 15:58:02

Colin Graves appointed as chairman of ICC's financial affairs committee

Role oversees the board's billion-dollar revenues from rights deals, as well as the distribution of profits from global tournaments
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 13:41:27

Containing Kohli in first 10-15 balls will be key - Mike Hesson

He also said attacking Rohit Sharma upfront will be crucial for New Zealand when they host India for five ODIs early next year
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 12:55:07

Ticketmaster apologises for World Cup mix-up

More than 4000 fans were wrongly informed that they had got tickets for the 2019 tournament in a ballot
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 11:25:14

Ben McDermott run out again as South Africa warm-up with victory

Andrew Tye, a member of Australia's squad, felt the force of South Africa's batsmen ahead of the T20I
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 07:29:26

Injured Holder out of Bangladesh tour; K Brathwaite to lead in Tests

Jason Holder was replaced by Guyana allrounder Raymon Reifer for the two Tests in Bangladesh
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 14:23:03

Mahmudullah century leaves Zimbabwe with herculean task

A maiden Test fifty from Mohammad Mithun and Mahmudullah's first Test hundred in eight years drove Bangladesh to a dominant position, allowing them to declare their innings for a second time in the match
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 11:12:04

Ireland captain gutted after Nashra Sandhu applies the squeeze

Laura Delany said she felt beating Pakistan was a realistic target, but then her team ran into the wiles of Sandhu on a helpful pitch
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 05:41:14

Megan Schutt in awe of Alyssa Healy's consistency

The Australia wicketkeeper batsman won her third successive Player of the Match award as the team cruised to the Women's World T20 semi-finals
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 07:08:52

Starc released from IPL amid Australia contracts debate

Starc will be part of a star-studded New South Wales attack as Australia frontline quicks tune up for the India Tests
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 05:28:43

Glenn Maxwell critical of 'broken' start to Australian season

The allrounder has spoken of the challenges of switch between formats while always being under pressure to deliver
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 07:07:56

England strike after Sam Curran spark lifts them to 285

Half-centuries from Jos Buttler and Sam Curran swept England towards a competitive total before Jack Leach struck late in the day
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 12:44:38

Alyssa Healy and Megan Schutt put Australia into semi-finals

Suzie Bates briefly gave New Zealand hope in their chase, but defeat left them facing the exit
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 10:53:08

Javeria Khan's 74* keeps Pakistan alive

Sandhu's record spell helps Pakistan bowlers apply the squeeze after Javeria's enterprising half-century in a must-win game
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 04:45:50

Oman extend unbeaten run; Karim, Odhiambo star in Kenya's win

While Oman held on in a nervy finish against Denmark, Kenya bounced back from a lopsided loss to USA with a six-wicket win over Uganda
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 17:29:34

Rohit rested for first four-dayer in NZ amid workload concerns

Meanwhile, Doug Bracewell, who had last played Test cricket in August 2016, was picked in the New Zealand A squad
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 17:20:36

'Excited' de Villiers to captain Tshwane Spartans in MSL

"I believe I'm a decent man-manager when it comes to understanding players' strengths and weaknesses," he said
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 14:57:18

Getting a hundred in these conditions very rewarding - Taylor

Having given away his wicket cheaply in both innings in Sylhet, he adopted a more resolute approach in Dhaka and scored his first Test ton away from home
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 15:43:54

Side strain likely to delay Tamim's return to action

The Bangladesh opener, who is recovering from a wrist fracture, hurt himself again during training and might not be available for the first Test against West Indies
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 13:03:50

Sri Lanka ask for a turner - and more runs from their batsmen

Stand-in captain Suranga Lakmal is "trusting" that the team's batting will come good as Sri Lanka look to level the series in Pallekele
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 12:22:33

Mystery lung condition forces John Hastings into retirement

He ended his career after doctors couldn't guarantee that he wouldn't have a bleed in his lungs when he bowled
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 12:09:41

Akila Dananjaya set to miss third Test in order to have action tested

Sri Lanka spinner Akila Dananjaya is expected to travel to Brisbane to undergo biomechanical testing after having his bowling action reported
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 11:13:40

England unchanged as fit-again Jonny Bairstow misses out

Ben Stokes will bat at No. 3 and Jos Buttler at No. 5, with Jonny Bairstow left out despite returning to fitness
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 13:37:44

Dilhara Lokuhettige faces corruption charges relating to T10 League

The ICC has charged the former Sri Lanka allrounder with three counts of breaching the Emirates Cricket Board's anti-corruption code
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 10:23:10

Can Sri Lanka harness the chaos to turn the tide in Pallekele?

England have named an unchanged XI from Galle, with Ben Stokes set to move up to No. 3
Last update: 14 Nov 2018 03:56:31

Shahid Afridi released by Karachi Kings ahead of PSL player draft

The six teams will go into the player draft on November 20 in Islamabad to complete the rest of their squads
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 15:51:27

Marizanne Kapp and I are the best opening bowling pair - Shabnim Ismail

Ismail starred with 3 for 10 in South Africa's victory over Sri Lanka, while Kapp picked up 1 for 13
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 08:03:29

Uganda's Irfan Afridi found to have illegal bowling action

The allrounder was reported after Uganda's opening match against Denmark at Division Three, during which he took 1 for 25 in nine overs
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 08:20:18

Taijul's five-for gives Bangladesh 218-run lead

Taylor notched up his fifth Test hundred and Moor made a career-best 83, but Taijul Islam's third consecutive five-wicket haul left Zimbabwe 19 runs short of the follow-on target
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 11:54:14

Howard's end should mark major Cricket Australia shift

Will the exit of CA's team performance boss put an end to an era in which domestic cricket was subservient to the interests of the national team?
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 08:34:22

Ismail, Kapp power South Africa to seven-wicket win

Shabnim Ismail was near unplayable, racking up 20 dot balls in a four-over spell, and Marizanne Kapp followed up her economical bowling with a 44-ball 38 to anchor South Africa's chase
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 07:58:14

Kirstie Gordon stars with ball as England shake off rust with seven-wicket win

Three wickets on England debut helps restrict Bangladesh to 77, as batsmen overcome wobble to launch campaign
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 00:46:11

Bismah Maroof reveals she feared for playing career after sinus operation

Former Pakistan captain Bismah Maroof experienced issues with her vision before and after the operation but has recovered to play a part for Pakistan at the Women's World T20
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 08:21:06

PCA criticised for failing to mark Remembrance Day

The Professional Cricketers' Association (PCA) has acknowledged that it could have done more to mark Remembrance Sunday on its social media channels
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 17:51:34

Rai, Edulji depose before BCCI harassment investigation

Former Mumbai captain Hattangadi among others to testify, says 'very impressed' with panel
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 17:40:09

Bangladesh-based company bags Cricket Ireland's first multi-year media-rights deal

Total Sports Marketing (TSM) will broadcast international matches of the Ireland men's cricket team for the duration of the ICC's Future Tours Programme between 2019 and 2022
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 16:09:59

Ali Khan, Jones script historic USA win; Singapore crush Denmark

USA men's team defeated Kenya for the first time in history as they vaulted past Oman to the top of the tournament table by virtue of a superior net run-rate
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 17:27:47

Matthew Maynard appointed as Glamorgan interim coach

Former captain appointed to oversee 2019 season preparation following the departure of Robert Croft last month
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 14:50:54

Injured Trisha Chetty ruled out of Women's World T20

Teenager Faye Tunnicliffe, who made her international debut during South Africa's recent limited-overs tour of the Caribbean in September, has been called up as replacement
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 14:57:58

'Game is still evenly poised' - Zimbabwe fielding coach Makunura

Although they face a massive deficit, Shepherd Makunura wanted his batsmen to learn from Mushfiqur Rahim and Mominul Haque and fight back in Dhaka
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 14:14:33

Sri Lanka's sports ministry sets up a cricket advisory committee

It will help with the day-to-day activities of the Competent Authority, which is currently heading up the SLC until fresh elections take place
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 13:51:00

Ben Foakes has 'set an example' for wicketkeeping, admits Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler braced to step in as No.3, but unchanged XI could be on the cards for second Test
Last update: 13 Nov 2018 00:54:05

Ben Foakes set to retain gloves despite Jonny Bairstow's return to training

Jos Buttler braced to step in as No.3, but unchanged XI could be on the cards for second Test
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 12:18:21

Australia a different ball game, but India high on confidence - Rohit

The stand-in captain believes India's 3-0 whitewash of West Indies has completely prepared them for the challenge down under
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 13:29:48

Mushfiqur Rahim's record double-hundred underpins Bangladesh's dominance

Zimbabwe finished day two on 25 for 1 after Mushfiqur's unbeaten 219 helped Bangladesh post 522 for 7
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 11:16:43

Chatara stretchered off with suspected quadriceps tear

A Zimbabwe Cricket spokesperson confirmed that the fast bowler had suffered a Grade 2 tear on his left quadriceps muscle, after he had pulled up while running in to bowl on the second morning
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 05:49:31

Headaches aplenty for 'one-dimensional' Australia

Australia's batsmen must change their style or the selectors must change personnel to fit the desired game plan, captain Aaron Finch has said
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 06:43:36

Shield to remain at SCG despite new $50 million hub

NSW will have a new A$50 million training base, the first time it has shifted its headquarters away from Sydney's eastern suburbs in more than 150 years of existence
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 05:11:15

Focus shifts to running on pitches after three penalties in one day

Pakistan were docked twice during their seven-wicket loss to India before Ireland were penalised five runs in their nine-wicket defeat by Australia
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 04:38:10

Live blog - Ranji Trophy, 2nd round

Follow ESPNcricinfo's live blog of the second round of the Ranji Trophy
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 02:56:41

Healy's 21-ball half-century blows Ireland away

The Australia wicketkeeper smashed the fastest World T20 fifty to give Australia's net run rate a massive fillip after their second win
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 05:36:43

'My goal in training is to knock Leach off the No. 1 spot' - Dom Bess

Dom Bess on a rollercoaster season for England and Somerset, and the realisation that he may need to move counties to fulfil his ambition
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 21:53:46

No relocation of St Lucia's World T20 games despite rain threat

The ICC deemed it would be too difficult to overcome the logistics issues and costs of relocation.
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 21:50:14

Mithali Raj fifty steers India to victory

Her 16th T20I half-century wrapped up India's victory over Pakistan with six balls and seven wickets to spare
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 05:39:36

Pakistan penalised twice for running in danger area of pitch

Repeated indiscretions from Pakistan resulted in India beginning their chase on 10 for 0, before a ball was bowled
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 19:50:06

Dhawan, Pant star as India seal whitewash despite late drama

In a match that will be difficult to explain for analysts, India went from cruising through what should have been a difficult chase on a turning pitch to needing a misfield off the last ball to stumble over the line
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 18:12:07

Rain ruins decider after Babar, Haris fire

Three Pakistan batsmen hit fifties but rain had the final say in the deciding contest in Dubai
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 19:00:35

Ollie Pope to leave Sri Lanka and join up with England Lions

The Surrey batsman will leave the Test party in order for him to get game time with the Lions in the UAE
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 11:35:25

Dinesh Chandimal out of second Test, Charith Asalanka called up

Suranga Lakmal will captain Sri Lanka in Chandimal's absence, as he did during the two-Test series against South Africa earlier this year
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 09:51:28

Akila Dananjaya reported for suspect bowling action

The Sri Lanka spinner is required to undergo testing on his action within 14 days, but can bowl in international cricket until the results of the tests are out
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 09:38:23

BCCI treasurer to testify before harassment investigation panel

Anirudh Chaudhry wrote to the committee late on Friday, the deadline for those wishing to depose to reach out to the committee
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 06:43:46

Mominul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim score tons to give Bangladesh first-day honours

The pair added 266 to wrest back control after Zimbabwe's seamers had reduced Bangladesh to 26 for 3
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 10:57:58

Miller, du Plessis centuries clinch series for South Africa

Shaun Marsh's century went in vain as he did not get any support from the rest of the top-order batsmen
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 14:41:32

St Lucia WWT20 fixtures could be moved to Antigua to combat washout fears

The ICC are understood to be looking at a relocation of group stage fixtures to Antigua, in response to torrential rainfall on the island
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 22:37:51

Heavy rainfall forces abandonment of opening St Lucia match

England and Sri Lanka took a point apiece from their opening match at the Women's World T20, after heavy rain in St Lucia forced an abandonment
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 21:54:37

Irfan Afridi the focus of alleged chucking controversy

The Uganda allrounder was allegedly told he would be no-balled for a suspect action if he bowled a second over against USA
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 11:20:40

England could bat Jos Buttler or Ben Stokes at No. 3 in Pallekele

England coach Trevor Bayliss said Moeen Ali had not taken his chance batting at three and signalled the possibility of a reshuffle for the second Test
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 17:59:53

PCB repossesses Multan Sultans after payment failure

The PCB has terminated the eight-year ownership rights of Multan Sultans after the franchise failed to pay their annual fee of $5.2 million
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 18:24:16

Monank ton guides USA home after Afridi no-ball threat

The on-field umpires had allegedly told Uganda captain Roger Mukasa that Irfan Afridi would be no-balled for a suspect action if he continued his spell
Last update: 11 Nov 2018 04:38:35

Two centuries coming, says Dottin after explosive five-for

The West Indies allrounder lit up the first night of the Women's World T20, but she isn't close to being done
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 17:29:59

World Cup winner Munaf Patel retires from competitive cricket

The former India seamer said he no longer had the fitness or the motivation to continue playing
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 18:08:31

Confident Pakistan well-placed for first series win against NZ in seven years

Aside from a Trent Boult spell and an indifferent slog-overs bowling performance in the first ODI, Pakistan have been on top of the visitors through the series
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 13:41:54

Uncapped Shaheen Afridi, Saad Ali in Pakistan squad for NZ tests

Mohammad Amir was left out again, while Fakhar Zaman and Shadab Khan were rested for the first two Tests against New Zealand
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 18:19:29

Players cannot be forced to play for country over franchise - Ramdin

The wicketkeeper, though, said that West Indies could have put up a better show in India if the seniors were available
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 12:36:55

Stay order against T10's Karachians in Pakistan

Sindh High Court issues interim order against promoting "Karachians" in any manner in Pakistan, in response to petition filed by Karachi Kings owner
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 11:30:12

Grade cricket gives David Warner 'perspective' outside Australia 'bubble'

The banned Australia batsman came up against his former captain Steven Smith in a club match in Sydney
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 09:24:02

Mahmudullah calls for 'sensible' batting on 'unpredictable' Mirpur pitch

Bangladesh aren't quite getting favourable conditions in Dhaka, even though it is the venue where they play and train the most
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 09:51:17

What's in a dead-rubber for despondent West Indies?

West Indies have won only one of their nine internationals on the tour so far, and have had to endure a possibly agonising wait over the Diwali festivities
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 12:11:17

Zimbabwe's shot at rare away series win

Bangladesh have failed to score more than 200 in their last eight Test innings. Can they end that streak in Mirpur?
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 08:22:42

Australia's win sets up series decider against South Africa in Hobart

Can the hosts build on the victory in Adelaide? Or will South Africa bounce back to win their first ODI series in Australia since 2009?
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 06:53:03

Alyssa Healy backs 'formidable' Australia line-up to go far

The opener felt the team was a few runs short against Pakistan, but said they would readjust their targets in the coming games
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 06:43:43

Harmanpreet Kaur battled stomach cramps, back issues during sensational innings

India's captain said she had been nervous before the game, but took her time to settle in and make her start count
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 11:47:11

Stoinis reveals mental toll on 'cooked' Australia

The allrounder said the team had battled collectively to find the mental focus required to succeed with so much going on around Australian cricket
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 06:09:08

West Indies defend 106 with Dottin's 5 for 5

Bangladesh were bowled out for 46, the lowest total in a Women's World T20 game
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 05:16:59

Alyssa Healy's fireworks set up convincing Australia win

The wicketkeeper-batsman's blistering 48 set the tone in a match that made the gulf between the two teams painfully obvious
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 04:44:24

Harmanpreet Kaur's historic hundred blindsides New Zealand

Her 103 off 51 balls - the first century by an Indian woman in T20Is - consigned New Zealand to a 34-run loss in the World T20 opener
Last update: 12 Nov 2018 05:25:05

Imam-ul-Haq's scans clear after helmet blow

The opening batsman will remain under the physio's observation
Last update: 09 Nov 2018 19:42:20

Johri case: Inquiry committee criticised for 'scaring away complainants'

Aditya Verma, who has sought to depose before the panel looking into the sexual-harassment allegations, slams the language used by the panel
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 08:34:35

Uganda crush Denmark; Oman extend Kenya dominance

Uganda and hosts Oman both picked up big wins on day one of the World Cricket League Division Three
Last update: 09 Nov 2018 15:50:20

Angelo Mathews' form encouraging for Sri Lanka, says Chandika Hathurusingha

Sri Lanka coach Chandika Hathurusingha was pleased with Angelo Mathews' response after being dropped from the one-day side and criticised for his running
Last update: 10 Nov 2018 10:32:39

Injured Dinesh Chandimal doubtful for second Test

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal is almost certainly out of the second Test in Pallekele after it was confirmed that his groin tear will take up to two weeks to heal
Last update: 09 Nov 2018 14:49:12

Chandika Hathurusingha critical of 'school kid' batting from Sri Lanka

England laid traps and Sri Lanka's batsmen fell into them, said coach Chandika Hathurusingha after heavy defeat in Galle
Last update: 09 Nov 2018 15:43:54

Ben Foakes ready to make way for Jonny Bairstow despite impressive debut

Despite being named Man of the Match in Galle, Ben Foakes said he knows there are no guarantees over his place in the side
Last update: 09 Nov 2018 16:08:39

Joe Root praises England's game awareness after memorable Galle victory

Marshalling bowling attack was "great fun" says England captain, as he reflects on 211-run win
Last update: 09 Nov 2018 16:10:06

Rangana Herath retires saying it's 'the right time' to go

There was no famous farewell at Galle but Rangana Herath was happy it was "the right time" for him to retire from international competition
Last update: 09 Nov 2018 12:38:13

Shaheen Afridi, Fakhar help Pakistan draw level

Taylor's unbeaten 86 in vain as Pakistan stop New Zealand's 12-match streak against them
Last update: 09 Nov 2018 18:49:39

Kagiso Rabada skirts danger with Chris Lynn send-off

The South Africa fast bowler is currently on seven demerit points, and if he gets one more he could be suspended for four limited-overs matches or two Tests
Last update: 09 Nov 2018 10:51:25