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Eoin Morgan, Dale Steyn, Rashid Khan, Mohammad Amir to feature in inaugural Euro T20 Slam

The tournament involves six teams and will run from August 30 to September 22, with matches taking place in Edinburgh, Amsterdam and Dublin
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 16:10:17

Niroshan Dickwella, Akila Dananjaya, Lakshan Sandakan recalled for Bangladesh ODIs

Suranga Lakmal, Jeevan Mendis, Milinda Siriwardena and Jeffrey Vandersay, who were part of the World Cup squad, have been left out
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 15:15:46

Mashrafe Mortaza out of Sri Lanka tour with hamstring injury, Tamim Iqbal to lead

Allrounder Mohammad Saifuddin is also out with a recurring back injury
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 16:05:03

Andrew McDonald confirmed as Birmingham Phoenix coach

Former Australia all-rounder to be joined by Daniel Vettori on the coaching staff
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 09:30:44

Ben Stokes nominated for New Zealander of the Year

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson is also in contention for the award
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 08:25:10

New Zealand broadcaster Sky Sport extends deal with Cricket Australia for six years

Both men's and women's internationals in Australia plus the BBL, WBBL and some domestic cricket will continue to be broadcast on Sky Sport in New Zealand
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 06:27:55

'Do we just burn our kits and apply for jobs?' - Sikandar Raza

Uncertainty over the duration of the suspension has left players shocked and in despair over their futures, said the Zimbabwe allrounder
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 04:55:06

Sachin Tendulkar, Allan Donald, Cathryn Fitzpatrick inducted in ICC Hall of Fame

The trio were inducted in a ceremony in London on Thursday
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 04:38:39

Ed Barnard lifts defending champions Worcestershire beyond Notts' reach

Worcestershire allrounder smites 42 off 19 balls then removes Notts' top-scorer Alex Hales
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 22:15:38

Tom Banton fires as Somerset gun down target of 181

Glamorgan fall short of competitive total despite fifties from David Lloyd and Colin Ingram
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 20:50:24

AB de Villiers provides Lord's with a World Cup encore to remember

Capacity crowd treated to blistering innings on same surface as epic final, as South Africa star turns on style
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 02:55:23

'We had a good party after one of cricket's greatest games' - Martin Guptill

Opening batsman says New Zealand were "right in the box seat" until his throw deflected for four off Ben Stokes' bat
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 18:20:16

Stuart Broad's bowling advice keeps Jackson Bird on a wire

Fast bowler has all the attributes for English conditions, but lessons learnt from previous trips may stand him in good stead
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 08:21:47

Zimbabwe suspended by ICC over 'government interference'

Zimbabwe likely to miss T20 World Cup Qualifer after becoming the first Full Member to be hit with suspension
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 23:40:19

Ellyse Perry's 84 not out leads the way as Australia put one hand on the Ashes

It is already nigh on impossible to see how England can claim the 20 wickets required to win the match and stay in the series
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 18:07:19

Ryan Higgins five-for sets up Gloucestershire to claim dramatic win

Gloucestershire chase down target of 48 inside eight overs as Hassan Azad's hundred not enough for Leicestershire
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 18:01:30

Ian Chappell diagnosed with skin cancer

The former Australia captain has revealed that he has been undergoing intense radiotherapy
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 23:36:42

CoA empowers selection panel, BCCI secretary no longer the convener

The directive is in line with the new BCCI constitution, which seeks to separate the governance and management functions of the board
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 13:43:12

World Cup 'buzz' will fire up England for the Ashes - Sam Curran

Surrey allrounder desperate to get in on the action, starting with England's first Test of the summer against Ireland next week
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 11:35:19

Ranji Trophy knockouts to have 'limited DRS'

The restricted version of the DRS, however, will not comprise Hawk-Eye and UltraEdge, the two key elements of the system used in international cricket
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 13:13:10

Trevor Bayliss signs with Sunrisers Hyderabad as head coach

Bayliss' pedigree as a multiple-title winning coach is unparalleled, and is the reason why more than one IPL franchise was trying to get him on board
Last update: 19 Jul 2019 08:28:47

Neesham's tribute to coach who passed away during World Cup Super Over

David Gordon worked at Auckland Grammar School as a teacher and cricket coach for over 25 years
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 05:20:15

Khulna Titans rope in Shane Watson for 2019-20 BPL

The Australian allrounder was the first of the two direct signings for Khulna Titans
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 03:56:20

No one is probably going to get closer to winning the World Cup or losing it as us - Boult

What if it's July 14 again. What if England v New Zealand had gone another way. It's not just the fans who are wondering all that could have been
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 12:05:38

Captain Paine wary of familiar failings haunting Australia

Plenty of focus has been put on avoiding batting collapses against the swinging ball that have plagued them on the past four failed Ashes tours
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 01:02:20

Redemption is 'not a word I'll ever use': Ben Stokes on World Cup final glory

Allrounder wanted Jason Roy to face crucial Super Over, after admitting anger at failing to win in 50 overs
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 21:46:59

Lewis Gregory primed for Test chance after reaping benefits of county 'wilderness'

Gregory earned his opportunity after claiming 44 wickets at 13 - a run of form described by the national selector Ed Smith as "remarkable"
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 00:23:08

Jack Taylor, Benny Howell bat Gloucestershire into strong position against Leicestershire

Ryan Higgins claims two wickets to keep visitors at bay heading into final day
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 18:03:10

Sam Curran, Sam Hain thwart Australians' hopes of beating England Lions

Tim Paine gloves four catches for Aussies as Lions pair post unbeaten fifties to force draw
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 17:38:36

Sports minister asks SLC to overhaul national team's coaching staff

It is understood the hefty cost of terminating Hathurusingha's contract has put the board in an uncomfortable situation in recent months
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 16:52:17

England, Australia brace for pitch battle as Women's Ashes reach point of no return

England captain Heather Knight hopes spinning wicket will bring her side back into contest after ODI defeats
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 16:41:26

Jason Roy rides World Cup fast-track to Ashes

Ed Smith discussed plan with Joe Root to bring Roy into Test fold after World Cup months ago
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 16:37:09

T20 Blast North Group: Can Worcestershire make a Rapid defence of their title?

Moeen Ali's men excelled themselves in 2018, but can they stay ahead of the chasing pack this time around?
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 18:36:38

Ellyse Perry plays down personal feats as Australia look to clinch Ashes in Test against England

After taking 7 for 22 in the last ODI between the sides, Australian all-rounder says the stage is set for an exciting Test
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 15:17:38

Jason Roy set for Test debut as Olly Stone and Lewis Gregory earn call-ups

Jofra Archer rested after World Cup heroics, alongside key team-mates, with Ashes looming
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 18:31:27

Inzamam-ul-Haq defends Imam-ul-Haq's selection, wants captains appointed long-term

The outgoing chief selector says it was batting coach Grant Flower who first mooted the idea of including Imam in the international side
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 13:03:13

Inzamam not to renew contract as chief selector after July

In what may be the first of several departures in the PCB's coaching and management set-up, Inzamam is set to leave his post after a three-year stint
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 12:28:31

T20 Blast South Group: Can AB de Villiers rescue Middlesex from the abyss?

Get the lowdown on the nine teams in the South Group of the Vitality Blast: are Sussex the team to beat?
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 09:29:29

Pat Brown hopes to stave off sophomore syndrome after breakthrough debut season

After topping the wicket-taking charts in his debut year, Brown hopes hard work will help him stay a step ahead of his competition
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 17:16:48

Manish Pandey, Shubman Gill, Krunal Pandya star as India A wrap up series

After Pandey's hundred and Gill's fifty carried India A to 295 for 6, Krunal tore up West Indies A's chase with 5 for 25
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 03:49:06

Georgia Elwiss determined to make England return 'special' with Ashes on the line

The allrounder has been named in Test squad after months out with back injury and hopes to help turn England's fortunes around
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 01:29:33

Chris Dent ton hands Gloucestershire lead over Leicestershire

Tom Smith chimes in with career-best 84 after coming in as injury replacement
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 18:19:00

Elbow blow could hurt Matthew Wade Ashes selection chances

Batsman sent for X-ray after being hit by Lewis Gregory short ball and could be in doubt for selection match
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 18:47:54

Joe Denly gets some Blast practice before Kent settle for a draw with Hampshire

Denly slaps 29 off 22 balls in thrilling finale Championship clash
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 17:22:23

Chris Rushworth bags six as Durham beat Worcestershire by 109 runs

Rushworth claims ten wickets for the match despite resistance from Ben Cox, Ed Barnard
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 16:42:11

Ben Stokes' character stood out after Bristol incident - Andrew Strauss

Director of cricket recalls trip to police station, and how the incident would prove a good thing for England star
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 16:44:16

Concussion substitutes set to debut in Ashes

The issue is on the agenda at the ongoing ICC annual conference, and ESPNcricinfo understands the changes to playing conditions will almost certainly be approved
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 14:31:01

Simon Harmer six-for spins Essex to top of Division One

Warwickshire resistance crumbles as Essex wrap up 187-run victory to move above Somerset
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 09:43:56

Luke Procter claims four to seal 72-run win for Northamptonshire

Northants boost promotion chances with victory over Derbyshire on Chesterfield pitch marked 'below average'
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 14:36:44

QeA Q&A: What the new domestic structure means for Pakistan cricket

The PCB has changed the domestic structure of Pakistan cricket once more, but this time really is different
Last update: 17 Jul 2019 10:39:18

Toby Roland-Jones five-for gives him nine as Middlesex make light work of win over Glamorgan

Charlie Hemphrey vigil in vain as Glamorgan suffer first defeat of Championship season
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 14:04:03

Megan Schutt relishing red-ball prospects in England as Australia look to clinch Ashes

'With the white ball, once it's gone it's gone, but with the red ball you can bring it back to life, that's the beauty of it'
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 13:53:13

Eoin Morgan has earned the right to decide his own future - Andrew Strauss

Strauss said that vice-captain Jos Buttler would be a "very strong candidate" to succeed Morgan if he chose to step down
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 16:45:21

Steve Patterson four-for seals Yorkshire win that hits Somerset title hopes

Somerset put up brief resistance on final day as defeat sees them concede top spot in Division One
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 14:26:03

Memories of Perth glory inspire Kate Cross to hit her mark in Ashes Test

She's been pigeon-holed as a red-ball specialist, but suddenly, with a must-win Test coming up, that's no bad thing at all
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 13:49:53

Lord's to turn red during Ashes Test in support of Ruth Strauss Foundation

MCC to emulate SCG's pink Test, and honour memory of Andrew Strauss's wife, who died in December of cancer
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 11:32:19

Anamul Haque and Taijul Islam recalled to Bangladesh ODI squad for Sri Lanka tour

Shakib Al Hasan and Liton Das will miss the tour for personal reasons, while Abu Jayed has been dropped
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 11:38:22

Will MS Dhoni tour the West Indies? Selectors to meet on July 19

The BCCI, meanwhile, has invited applications for the entire roster of support staff, with the tenures of Shastri, Bangar, Arun and Sridhar about to end
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 12:06:27

'You are looking for a run' - Gutted New Zealand try to make sense of the unbelievable

A few hours of sleep did not make things any easier for New Zealand, but their grace and dignity remained one of the overriding images
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 12:06:11

Whuddathunkit ... it's Liam Plunkett, in the Middle Overs, with the Cross-Seam Delivery

Who'd have thought Liam Plunkett Bowling Cross-Seam In The Middle Overs could become a thing?
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 23:11:35

Ben Sanderson, Tony Palladino trade blows on 24-wicket day

Ben Sanderson five-for gives Northants handy lead before second-innings wickets tumble
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 21:02:46

Sam Curran gets into Ashes swing as Australia find going tougher

Tourists lose last six wickets for 17 before Dom Sibley's 74 underpins Lions reply
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 17:58:54

World Cup over, England's cricketers to head for Ashes training camp

Squad prepare to change format with Ireland Test on horizon, but key players will be rested after World Cup exertions
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 08:31:48

Jack Burnham fifty puts Durham in prime position against Worcestershire

Chris Rushworth grabs three wickets with home side needing seven more on final day
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 21:58:05

Matt Taylor and Ethan Bamber share six as Leicestershire stutter

Neil Dexter's half-century the mainstay for visitors after they won the toss at Cheltenham
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 20:50:21

Heino Kuhn adds 95 to mammoth Kent total, Hampshire still behind

Heino Kuhn and Darren Stevens take Kent away from hosts before bowlers chip out two wickets
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 21:09:05

Glamorgan face mammoth task to avoid first defeat of Championship season against Middlesex

Charlie Hemphrey posts unbeaten half-century in uphill battle for hosts in Cardiff
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 21:18:24

Keshav Maharaj seven-for tortures Somerset as visitors follow on

Somerset fall prey to South Africa spinner again and face battle to save game after losing four second-innings wickets
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 20:05:45

Sharing World Cup 'something that should be considered' - New Zealand coach

Kane Williamson says it was "a real shame that the tournament was decided in the way it was" after defeat on boundary countback
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 16:16:09

Fakhar Zaman signs up for Blast stint at Glamorgan

Pakistan opener replaces injured Shaun Marsh for first eight games of tournament
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 16:02:39

Alastair Cook, Dan Lawrence fifties put Essex in dominant position

Essex claim one wicket before the close after setting Warwickshire 401 to win
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 17:33:56

Delray Rawlins hundred provides Sussex silver lining in heavy defeat

Allrounder shows glimpse of promise but Matt Parkinson completes 10-wicket haul as Lancashire solidify top spot
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 19:33:50

Amar Virdi claims 14 wickets for the match as Surrey crush Nottinghamshire

Surrey off-spinner adds six wickets to eight from first innings as Notts sink to another heavy defeat
Last update: 16 Jul 2019 08:25:54

Khaled Mahmud set to be Bangladesh's temporary coach

"The board will confirm the decision in a couple of days," Akram Khan, the chairman of the cricket operations committee, said
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 14:48:21

Kane Williamson, Ben Stokes reach career-high ODI ranking points

Chris Woakes and Matt Henry also break into the top 10 for ODI bowlers
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 14:28:47

World Cup final viewing figures compete with 2005 Ashes after free-to-air return

The final, which was simulcast by Sky and Channel 4, was the first England game on free-to-air TV since the 2005 Ashes
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 13:25:24

Umpires made 'error of judgement' with overthrows - Taufel

The former umpire said only five runs should have been rewarded to England for the overthrow that hit Ben Stokes' bat and ran to the boundary
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 11:45:39

Matthew Wade a likely addition in smaller Ashes squad

The Australia wicketkeeper-batsman maintained his prolific current run by clouting 114 against the England Lions on the day of the World Cup final at Lord's
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 08:59:12

'Glad the guys look up to me and trust me to do it' - Jofra Archer

England fast bowler credits team-mates' support after 'the best two months' of his life
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 10:48:14

Gaikwad, Gill and Saini make it 2-0 for India A

Navdeep Saini's five-wicket haul broke West Indies A's back in the chase
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 07:07:50

Boundary countback rule 'tough to swallow' - Williamson

New Zealand captain says it's tough to process losing the World Cup in such a fashion after scores were tied at end of each innings and in the Super Overs
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 10:45:27

Nerve, skill, errors: how the greatest ODI finish played out

You couldn't have scripted the end of the World Cup final better and it will take a long time to make sense of it. But here's an attempt
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 10:10:13

Haynes shrugs off quad issue ahead of women's Ashes Test

Left-hander retired on 47 during the warm-up game against the England Academy with tightness but declared she will be fine for Thursday's Test in Taunton
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 03:05:21

Eoin Morgan hopes World Cup epic leaves legacy for English cricket

The grandstand finish, with England winning in last-gasp drama, was beamed into millions of home at primetime
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 05:50:00

Should England have got five, and not six, for overthrows?

The laws raise the question as to whether England were awarded one run too many with Stokes and Rashid having not crossed when the throw was released
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 13:36:34

'He's almost superhuman' - Eoin Morgan lauds extraordinary Ben Stokes

England captain forever grateful to Stokes for his efforts in both the run chase and the Super Over that helped England secure their first World Cup
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 05:37:42

Toby Roland-Jones to the fore once again as Middlesex strengthen grip

Middlesex claim 213-run lead which is then stretched past 400 through Sam Robson, John Simpson fifties
Last update: 14 Jul 2019 22:16:17

Bavuma's hundred puts Northants in control

The South African batsman scored 134, his second hundred in consecutive games, as the visitors recovered from 126 for 4 to reach 342
Last update: 14 Jul 2019 21:40:50

Elation and heartbreak after Super Over for the ages

It was a World Cup final to beat all World Cup finishes, and even at the end of it, there was almost no winner
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 04:04:42

Ervine, Williams help Zimbabwe level T20I series

Together, the pair added 111, a Zimbabwean record for any wicket in T20Is, in just 10 overs to end a disappointing tour on a high
Last update: 14 Jul 2019 20:39:52

'It just wasn't going to be today' - Kane Williamson

It wasn't just about one more run, but a lot of small bits that could have gone the other way, says the New Zealand captain
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 05:00:19

'I thought I'd seen everything in cricket' - Jos Buttler

I think I'll be apologising to them for the rest of my life, says Ben Stokes about the four overthrows off his bat in the final over
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 03:41:21

Epic final tied, Super Over tied, England win World Cup on boundary count

Jofra Archer, and England, held their nerve in the World Cup's first Super Over finish to claim the trophy for the first time
Last update: 18 Jul 2019 09:12:51

Wade, Head lead strong Australian batting display

The pair add 219 for the fourth wicket after the visitors were sent in to bat under overcast skies against a competent attack
Last update: 15 Jul 2019 05:10:16

Joe Denly hundred sends Ashes message as Kent fight back

Joe Denly and Daniel Bell-Drummond put on double-century stand after Darren Stevens' five-for
Last update: 14 Jul 2019 22:05:58

Essex in charge after Peter Siddle runs through Warwickshire

Australia seamer helps run through Warwickshire before Essex build on first-innings lead of 84
Last update: 14 Jul 2019 22:25:22

Virdi bags career-best eight in magnificent comeback

The offspinner, who has been sidelined all season, made a massive mark on his return to the side as Nottinghamshire stumbled towards another defeat
Last update: 14 Jul 2019 20:53:09

Somerset stumble under weight of Yorkshire's runs

Tom Kohler-Cadmore and Harry Brook scored centuries before the Yorkshire attack made early inroads
Last update: 14 Jul 2019 21:18:11

Dane Vilas leads Lancashire plunder as Sussex face test of character

Captain's unbeaten hundred sees Lancashire declare on 494 for 6 and set about pursuit of victory
Last update: 14 Jul 2019 21:33:53

Rushworth and Raine put Durham in charge as ball dominates

Durham were relentless in their bowling effort, refusing to allow the visitors to get a foothold in their innings
Last update: 14 Jul 2019 21:43:59