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02 Jan 2022

Test Cricket

The Ashes: Glenn McGrath contracts COVID-19 ahead of Pink Test

Days before the start of the Pink Test, veteran Australian seamer Glenn McGrath has tested positive for COVID-19.

30 Dec 2021

Indian Cricket Team

India beat South Africa: Decoding the World Test Championship table

The South Africa versus India first Test in Centurion got over on Thursday.

ICC match referee David Boon tests COVID-19 positive: Details here

International Cricket Council (ICC) match referee David Boon has tested positive for COVID-19.

29 Dec 2021

Ravichandran Ashwin

ICC Test Rankings: England's James Anderson breaks into top five

England's seasoned campaigner James Anderson has broken into the top five of ICC Test Rankings for Bowlers despite his team's horror show at the MCG in the recently concluded Boxing Day Test.

Australia retain Ashes with dominant win over England at MCG

Australia retain the Ashes with a dominant win over England in the third Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

Ashes, MCG Test: England reduced to 31/4 in final session

England bounced back on Day 3 of the second Ashes Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

The Ashes, MCG Test: England players cleared after COVID-19 scare

In a major development, members of the England touring party cleared a round of COVID-19 testing before Day 2 of the ongoing Ashes Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

26 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

Decoding England's performance with the bat in Tests this year

The England cricket team has evolved in the white-ball format to become a formidable outfit.

Cricket Australia open to having different coaches for different formats

Cricket Australia CEO Nick Hockley on Sunday said that they are open to the idea of having different coaches across formats.

26 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

Ashes 2021-22: Joe Root gets past 9,500 Test runs

England were bowled out for just 185 against Australia on Day 1 of the third Test at the MCG on Sunday.

26 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

Ashes 2021-22, 3rd Test: Key takeaways from Day 1

Australia dominated the scenes against England on Day 1 of the Boxing Day Test at the MCG on Sunday.

24 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

Joe Root set to break Mohammad Yousuf's record: Key numbers

Joe Root is one of the few batters who have looked comfortable in the ongoing Ashes.

Ashes 2021/22, 3rd Test: Match preview, stats, and more

Australia and England are set to face each other in the Boxing Day Test of the 2021/22 Ashes.

The Ashes: Josh Hazlewood to miss MCG Test

The Australian cricket team will be without right-arm pacer Josh Hazlewood for the upcoming third Ashes Test at the MCG.

22 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

Ashes 2021-22: Ground stats of the MCG

The third Test match between Australia and England will be held at the MCG in Melbourne.

22 Dec 2021

Joe Root

ICC Test Rankings: Marnus Labuschagne becomes number one batter

Australia's Marnus Labuschagne has dethroned Joe Root in the latest ICC Test Rankings.

21 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

The Ashes: Australia add Scott Boland to their squad

The Australian cricket team has added pacer Scott Boland to their squad for remainder of the ongoing Ashes 2021-22 series.

Ashes: Australia win Adelaide Test, remain unbeaten in Day/Night Tests

Australia have beaten England in the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval.

Ashes, Adelaide Test (D/N): Australia on the cusp of victory

Australia are on the cusp of a second consecutive victory in the 2021/22 Ashes at the Adelaide Oval (Day/Night).

19 Dec 2021

Test Cricket

The Ashes: Decoding the key stats of Marnus Labuschagne

Marnus Labuschagne has been in top form in the ongoing Ashes 2021-22 series.

Pat Cummins likely to play Boxing Day Test: Details here

Australian pace spearhead Pat Cummins is set to play the Boxing Day Test against England, starting December 26.

18 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

Joe Root surpasses 1,600-run mark in Tests this year

Joe Root has continued his magical form in Tests this year.

18 Dec 2021

David Warner

The Ashes, Adelaide Test (D/N): Australia lead by 282 runs

Australia are in complete control of the second Ashes Test (Day/Night) at the Adelaide Oval.

18 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

The Ashes: Decoding the terrific numbers of Mitchell Starc

Australian left-arm pacer Mitchell Starc claimed four wickets in the first innings against England in the ongoing second Test at the Adelaide Oval.

18 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

England lose three more WTC points for slow over-rate

In another blow to the England cricket team, they have lost three further World Test Championship points for maintaining a slow over-rate in the first Ashes Test in Brisbane.

The Ashes, Adelaide Test (D/N): England trail by 456 runs

Australia outplayed England on Day 2 of the ongoing 2nd Ashes Test (Day/Night) at the Adelaide Oval.

Steven Smith breaks this record of Steve Waugh: Key stats

Australia maintained their dominance over England in the second session on Day 2 of the 2nd Ashes Test (Day/Night) at the Adelaide Oval.

17 Dec 2021

Marnus Labuschagne

Ashes 2021/22: Marnus Labuschagne slams his sixth Test ton

Australian top-order batter Marnus Labuschagne has slammed his sixth hundred in Test cricket.

16 Dec 2021

David Warner

Ashes, Adelaide Test (D/N): Labuschagne, Warner power Australia to 221/2

Defiant knocks by Marnus Labuschagne and David Warner put Australia in the driving seat on Day 1 of the 2nd Ashes Test (Day/Night) in Adelaide.

Ashes 2021/22, Marnus Labuschagne completes 2,000 Test runs: Key stats

Australian top-order batter Marnus Labuschagne has completed 2,000 runs in Test cricket.

16 Dec 2021

David Warner

The Ashes: David Warner gets to 7,500 Test runs

Australian cricketer David Warner misses out on a century on Day 1 of the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval on Thursday.

16 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

Stuart Broad plays his 150th Test match: Key numbers

Veteran England pacer Stuart Broad marked his 150th appearance in Tests on Thursday.

Pat Cummins ruled out of Adelaide Test, Smith leads Australia

Australia's Test captain Pat Cummins has been ruled out of the ongoing Day/Night Test of the 2021/22 Ashes at the Adelaide Oval.

15 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

Ashes 2021-22: Ground stats of the Adelaide Oval

The second Test match between Australia and England will be held at the Adelaide Oval.

14 Dec 2021

David Warner

A look at Australia's incredible record in Day/Night Tests

Australia will take on England in the second Test of the 2021/22 Ashes at the Adelaide Oval.

14 Dec 2021

Test Cricket

Ashes 2021/22, 2nd Test (D/N): Match preview, stats, and more

Australia and England are set to lock horns in the second Test of the ongoing Ashes series.

13 Dec 2021

James Anderson

Ashes 2021/22: Anderson, Broad likely to play the second Test

England pacers James Anderson and Stuart Broad are fit to play the second Test of the Ashes 2021/22 in Adelaide.

11 Dec 2021

Test Cricket

Nathan Lyon claims 400 Test wickets: Key numbers

Veteran Australian spinner Nathan Lyon has achieved a new milestone in Test cricket.

11 Dec 2021

England Cricket Team

The Ashes, Australia beat England in first Test: Records broken

Australia beat England by nine wickets in the first Ashes Test on Day 4 in Brisbane.

10 Dec 2021

Joe Root

The Ashes: Key takeaways from Day 3

Dawid Malan (80*) and Joe Root (86*) have helped England (220/2) fight back on Day 3 of the first Ashes Test against Australia in Brisbane.