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#NewsBytesExplainer: Why are Indian players barred from playing foreign leagues?

25 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why are Indian players barred from playing foreign leagues?

Indian batsman Robin Uthappa recently expressed his concern after being unable to participate in the overseas leagues.

David Warner says international calendar will decide his BBL participation

21 May 2020

David Warner says international calendar will decide his BBL participation

Australian batsman David Warner feels his participation in the Big Bash League (BBL) would depend on how the international calendar pans out on cricket's resumption amid the coronavirus pandemic.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why wrist-spin will rule the T20 World Cup?

13 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why wrist-spin will rule the T20 World Cup?

Wrist-spinners are always deemed as trump cards across all the three formats.

Ellyse Perry extends contract with Sydney Sixers for two years

29 Apr 2020

Ellyse Perry extends contract with Sydney Sixers for two years

Australian all-rounder Ellyse Perry has extended her contract with Big Bash team Sydney Sixers for two more years.

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

29 Apr 2020

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

Former opener Graeme Smith, who was named South Africa's Director of Cricket a few days earlier, has termed comments surrounding AB de Villiers as fake.

Stoinis should play for Australia in all formats: David Hussey

26 Feb 2020

Stoinis should play for Australia in all formats: David Hussey

Former Australia batsman David Hussey believes all-rounder Marcus Stoinis should play for Australia across formats.

Megan Schutt disappointed with Stoinis, Pattinson's homophobic remarks

16 Feb 2020

Megan Schutt disappointed with Stoinis, Pattinson's homophobic remarks

Australian seamer Megan Schutt revealed she was upset with her male counterparts James Pattinson and Marcus Stoinis' recent homophobic remarks.

Glenn Maxwell ruled out of South Africa tour: Here's why

12 Feb 2020

Glenn Maxwell ruled out of South Africa tour: Here's why

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has been ruled out of the upcoming limited-overs tour of South Africa, later, this month, owing to a surgery he is scheduled to undergo on his left elbow.

Warner hints retirement from T20 Internationals

11 Feb 2020

Warner hints retirement from T20 Internationals

In a massive revelation, Australian opener David Warner is considering retirement from the shortest format following the impeding two ICC World T20s.

BBL 2019-20: These are the records that were broken

09 Feb 2020

BBL 2019-20: These are the records that were broken

The eighth edition of the Big Bash League (BBL) came to an end, with Sydney Sixers being crowned as the champions for the second time.

BBL 2019-20 final: Sydney Sixers lift title in rain-curtailed match

08 Feb 2020

BBL 2019-20 final: Sydney Sixers lift title in rain-curtailed match

Sydney Sixers emerged champions of the Big Bash League (BBL) 2019-20 season.

Bushfire Cricket Bash rescheduled from Sydney to Melbourne: Details here

06 Feb 2020

Bushfire Cricket Bash rescheduled from Sydney to Melbourne: Details here

The highly anticipated charity match for the Bushfire Relief Fund was to be played at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on Saturday.

Australia recall Glenn Maxwell for limited-overs series: Details here

04 Feb 2020

Australia recall Glenn Maxwell for limited-overs series: Details here

Australia have recalled star all-rounder Glenn Maxwell to the side for the upcoming limited-overs assignments against South Africa, starting February 21.

Brian Lara named in final squad for Bushfire Bash

01 Feb 2020

Brian Lara named in final squad for Bushfire Bash

Cricket Australia on Saturday announced the full squad for the upcoming Bushfire Bash.

Yuvraj Singh, Wasim Akram to play in Bushfire relief match

26 Jan 2020

Yuvraj Singh, Wasim Akram to play in Bushfire relief match

Former Pakistan cricket team captain Wasim Akram and India's Yuvraj Singh have joined a host of former cricketers set to feature in the Bushfire relief match on February 8.

Michael Vaughan wants Tom Banton to skip IPL: Here's why

22 Jan 2020

Michael Vaughan wants Tom Banton to skip IPL: Here's why

Former England captain Michael Vaughan has urged young wicket-keeper batsman Tom Banton to withdraw from the upcoming IPL 2020.

Tendulkar-Walsh to be coaches during bushfire relief match: Details here

21 Jan 2020

Tendulkar-Walsh to be coaches during bushfire relief match: Details here

Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar and Windies great Courtney Walsh have been roped in as coaches for the upcoming bushfire relief match in Australia.

These overseas players can make their IPL debut this season

16 Jan 2020

These overseas players can make their IPL debut this season

The cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) is a platform, not only for Indian players to showcase their plethora of talents, but is equally the same for the overseas players as well.

AB de Villiers could return for the ICC World T20

14 Jan 2020

AB de Villiers could return for the ICC World T20

South Africa's dashing batsman AB de Villiers has said he would be interested in making an international comeback with an eye on the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup in Australia.

Marcus Stoinis smashes 147* in BBL: List of records broken

12 Jan 2020

Marcus Stoinis smashes 147* in BBL: List of records broken

Melbourne Stars put up a dominating display, especially with the bat, as they beat Sydney Sixers by 44 runs in the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL) at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Sunday.

Australia bushfires: Warne, Ponting to captain one-off fundraising match

12 Jan 2020

Australia bushfires: Warne, Ponting to captain one-off fundraising match

With Australia facing a severe crisis in the form of bushfires plaguing the nation, a one-off fundraiser cricket match is set to be played on February 8.

Shane Warne's baggy green eclipses Don Bradman's: Here is how

10 Jan 2020

Shane Warne's baggy green eclipses Don Bradman's: Here is how

Australia have been ravaged by severe bushfires in the past couple of months.

Big Bash League: Records scripted by hat-trick man Rashid Khan

08 Jan 2020

Big Bash League: Records scripted by hat-trick man Rashid Khan

Afghanistan's star spinner Rashid Khan showed why he is a celebrated figure in T20 cricket.

Novak Djokovic backs Australian Open to be delayed: Here's why

05 Jan 2020

Novak Djokovic backs Australian Open to be delayed: Here's why

Bushfires have rattled Australia as the country has raised a red alert, while the situation has reached an alarming level.

Marcus Stoinis fined for making homophobic remark during BBL 2019-20

05 Jan 2020

Marcus Stoinis fined for making homophobic remark during BBL 2019-20

Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis has been fined for making a homophobic slur during the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL).

Lynn, Kyrgios to donate money to Australia bushfire victims

03 Jan 2020

Lynn, Kyrgios to donate money to Australia bushfire victims

Chris Lynn has pledged to donate 250 dollars for victims of bushfires raging around Australia.

WATCH: Rashid Khan hits extraordinary shot in BBL

01 Jan 2020

WATCH: Rashid Khan hits extraordinary shot in BBL

The format of Twenty20 (T20) is considered to be the slam-bang version of the game, as batsmen tend to produce some incredible as well as unique shots to keep the runs coming at any cost.

D'Arcy Short replaces Sean Abbott for India ODIs: Details here

30 Dec 2019

D'Arcy Short replaces Sean Abbott for India ODIs: Details here

Australia were forced to make a change in the squad for their upcoming three-match ODI series against India, starting January 14.

BBL game abandoned, Australia's Siddle treated for smoke inhalation

23 Dec 2019

BBL game abandoned, Australia's Siddle treated for smoke inhalation

Australia's veteran Test bowler Peter Siddle was treated for smoke inhalation after a Big Bash League (BBL) match in Canberra was abandoned at the weekend because of toxic bushfire haze.

Chris Lynn creates history in Big Bash League: Details here

22 Dec 2019

Chris Lynn creates history in Big Bash League: Details here

Swashbuckling batsman Chris Lynn scored a breezy 35-ball 94 for the Brisbane Heat against Sydney Sixers in the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL) 2019-20 season.

Post blockbuster IPL deal, Glenn Maxwell slams 83 in BBL

20 Dec 2019

Post blockbuster IPL deal, Glenn Maxwell slams 83 in BBL

Glenn Maxwell showed why he is feared in the T20 format.

Kumble reveals why KXIP spent heavy on Maxwell: Details here

20 Dec 2019

Kumble reveals why KXIP spent heavy on Maxwell: Details here

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell was the second-costliest player in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 auction on Thursday.

Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

17 Dec 2019

Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

South African cricket team captain Faf du Plessis had revealed on Monday that talks are going on between the country's cricket board (CSA) and AB de Villiers regarding the latter's return to the team before the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia next year.

Australia announce 14-man squad for India ODIs: Details here

17 Dec 2019

Australia announce 14-man squad for India ODIs: Details here

Australia have announced a 14-man squad for the upcoming ODI series against India next month.

Dwayne Bravo comes out of international cricket retirement: Details here

13 Dec 2019

Dwayne Bravo comes out of international cricket retirement: Details here

All-rounder Dwayne Bravo has made a shocking claim as he has announced his decision to come out of retirement and to don the colors of Windies again.

Glenn Maxwell reveals why he went on mental health break

13 Dec 2019

Glenn Maxwell reveals why he went on mental health break

Glenn Maxwell is all set to make his return to professional cricket at the Big Bash League (BBL) following a mental health break for the past two months.

George Bailey to become full-time Australian national selector: Details here

27 Nov 2019

George Bailey to become full-time Australian national selector: Details here

Former Australian skipper George Bailey would take on the role of the national selector, replacing Greg Chappell, following the conclusion of the upcoming season of Big Bash League (BBL).

IPL 2020 could witness nine teams: Details here

22 Nov 2019

IPL 2020 could witness nine teams: Details here

The lucrative T20 tournament Indian Premier League (IPL) is getting bigger and better with each passing season.

Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers sign Steve Smith

15 Nov 2019

Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers sign Steve Smith

Sydney Sixers managed to pull off the biggest coups in the Big Bash League (BBL) for the back end of the ninth edition.

We've probably turned a corner in T20Is, says Glenn Maxwell

29 Oct 2019

We've probably turned a corner in T20Is, says Glenn Maxwell

Australian cricket team all-rounder Glenn Maxwell feels the side is moving in the right direction in the build-up to the ICC World T20 next year.