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County Championship set to return in 2021 with new format

16 Oct 2020

County Championship set to return in 2021 with new format

The traditional County Cricket Championship will return in 2021 in a revised structure.

ICC charges two UAE players for breaching anti-corruption code

13 Sep 2020

ICC charges two UAE players for breaching anti-corruption code

Two players from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Amir Hayat and Ashfaq Ahmed, have been charged by the International Cricket Council (ICC) with five counts of breaching the anti-corruption code.

Australian pacer suspended for applying hand sanitizer on ball

06 Sep 2020

Australian pacer suspended for applying hand sanitizer on ball

Veteran Australian seamer Mitchell Claydon has been suspended by his English County Sussex after he allegedly applied hand sanitizer on the ball.

Buttler, Archer recalled for England's limited-overs leg against Australia

31 Aug 2020

Buttler, Archer recalled for England's limited-overs leg against Australia

England have announced their squads for the T20I and ODI series against Australia.

Cricket Australia restricts players from using sweat on England tour

28 Aug 2020

Cricket Australia restricts players from using sweat on England tour

After banning the use of saliva, Cricket Australia (CA) has restricted the players from using sweat from the head, face and neck to shine the ball during the upcoming limited-overs tour of England.

India set to host England in February, Sourav Ganguly confirms

22 Aug 2020

India set to host England in February, Sourav Ganguly confirms

The BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has confirmed that India will fulfill the Future Tours Programme commitments by hosting England in February 2021.

IPL-bound players from England, Australia might play the tournament openers

21 Aug 2020

IPL-bound players from England, Australia might play the tournament openers

As per new reports, the IPL-bound players from England and Australia will not be required to undergo a six-day quarantine upon reaching UAE, for competing in the Indian Premier League.

England vs Pakistan: Revised start time for third Test

20 Aug 2020

England vs Pakistan: Revised start time for third Test

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), on Thursday, informed that the day's play could start at 10:30 AM, for the final Test between England and Pakistan at Southampton.

IPL 2020: Players from England, Australia to miss the start

16 Aug 2020

IPL 2020: Players from England, Australia to miss the start

Top players from England and Australia won't be featuring in the first week of 2020 Indian Premier League.

ICC summons umpire Kettleborough for wearing smartwatch on-field

15 Aug 2020

ICC summons umpire Kettleborough for wearing smartwatch on-field

On-field umpire Richard Kettleborough was summoned by the ICC's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) after he took the field wearing a smartwatch in the second Test between England and Pakistan.

Mohammad Hafeez under self-isolation after breaching bio-security protocol

13 Aug 2020

Mohammad Hafeez under self-isolation after breaching bio-security protocol

Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has been told to isolate after breaching bio-security protocols.

England vs Pakistan: Ben Stokes to miss remainder of series

10 Aug 2020

England vs Pakistan: Ben Stokes to miss remainder of series

England all-rounder Ben Stokes will miss the remaining two Tests against Pakistan after opting out due to personal reasons.

England's white-ball tour of India postponed until 2021

07 Aug 2020

England's white-ball tour of India postponed until 2021

The Board of Control for India (BCCI) has confirmed that England's white-ball tour of India has been postponed until early 2021.

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals plan to host camp in city

31 Jul 2020

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals plan to host camp in city

Delhi Capitals are planning to host a camp for its Indian players from August 15 in the national capital.

Indian players unlikely to have training camp ahead of IPL

30 Jul 2020

Indian players unlikely to have training camp ahead of IPL

Top cricketers of the Indian cricket team are unlikely to have a national camp at Motera ahead of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season.

ENG vs WI, Wisden Trophy: Here are the key highlights

28 Jul 2020

ENG vs WI, Wisden Trophy: Here are the key highlights

England handed a mammoth 269-run defeat to West Indies in the series decider at Old Trafford to reclaim The Wisden Trophy.

IPL 2020: Governing Council set to meet on August 2

28 Jul 2020

IPL 2020: Governing Council set to meet on August 2

The IPL Governing Council will meet on August 2 to finalize the schedule and other key arrangements for the tournament.

IPL 2020: UAE receives Letter of Intent from BCCI

27 Jul 2020

IPL 2020: UAE receives Letter of Intent from BCCI

The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB), on Monday, confirmed receiving the Letter of Intent from the BCCI to host the Indian Premier League this year.

ICC launches Men's Cricket World Cup Super League

27 Jul 2020

ICC launches Men's Cricket World Cup Super League

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has officially launched the inaugural Men's Cricket World Cup Super League.

Ganguly a suitable candidate for ICC Chairman post: Kumar Sangakkara

26 Jul 2020

Ganguly a suitable candidate for ICC Chairman post: Kumar Sangakkara

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara has backed Sourav Ganguly for the International Cricket Council's Chairman role.

England and Windies to compete for Richards-Botham Trophy in future

24 Jul 2020

England and Windies to compete for Richards-Botham Trophy in future

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced the impending third Test will be the last time England and West Indies play for the Wisden Trophy.

IPL will run from September 19 to November 8: Reports

24 Jul 2020

IPL will run from September 19 to November 8: Reports

The much-awaited 2020 season of the Indian Premier League will likely take place from September 19 to November 8, in the United Arab Emirates.

Emirates Cricket Board awaits BCCI's confirmation to host the IPL

22 Jul 2020

Emirates Cricket Board awaits BCCI's confirmation to host the IPL

The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) is waiting for an official confirmation from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to host the Indian Premier League (IPL).

England vs West Indies, third Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

22 Jul 2020

England vs West Indies, third Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

Hosts England sealed a 113-run victory over West Indies in the second Test to level the three-match series 1-1.

ENG vs WI: Jofra Archer cleared to play third Test

18 Jul 2020

ENG vs WI: Jofra Archer cleared to play third Test

England fast bowler Jofra Archer has been cleared to take part in the final Test of the series against West Indies.

ENG vs WI: Michael Holding questions ECB's COVID-19 protocols

17 Jul 2020

ENG vs WI: Michael Holding questions ECB's COVID-19 protocols

Former West Indian pacer Michael Holding questioned England and Wales Cricket Board's bio-secure protocols to tackle the COVID-19.

Archer's protocol breach could have been a disaster: Ashley Giles

17 Jul 2020

Archer's protocol breach could have been a disaster: Ashley Giles

England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) director of cricket Ashley Giles believes Jofra Archer's breach of bio-secure protocols would have landed the board in trouble.

Jofra Archer excluded from England squad for breaching bio-secure protocols

16 Jul 2020

Jofra Archer excluded from England squad for breaching bio-secure protocols

England pacer Jofra Archer has been excluded from the 13-man squad as the Three Lions face West Indies in the second Test match, starting Thursday.

#CricketReturns: Here is how the sport has changed

08 Jul 2020

#CricketReturns: Here is how the sport has changed

International cricket has returned for the first time since March 13, 2020.

ECB announces fixtures of Ireland, Pakistan series: Details here

06 Jul 2020

ECB announces fixtures of Ireland, Pakistan series: Details here

The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB), on Monday, announced the schedule of England's upcoming home season.

UK set to resume recreational cricket

04 Jul 2020

UK set to resume recreational cricket

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, on Friday, announced that recreational cricket would be allowed to resume in the nation from July 11-12.

ECB advocates resumption of recreational cricket

03 Jul 2020

ECB advocates resumption of recreational cricket

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) vouched for return of recreational cricket as it remains banned by the UK government.

#ENGvsWI: All you need to know ahead of Test series

03 Jul 2020

#ENGvsWI: All you need to know ahead of Test series

International cricket is set to return with England hosting West Indies in a three-match Test series under a bio-secure environment.

#ENGvsWI: Ben Stokes to lead England in Root's absence

01 Jul 2020

#ENGvsWI: Ben Stokes to lead England in Root's absence

England captain Joe Root will miss the series opener against West Indies as his wife Carrie is due to give birth to their second child, later this week.

County cricket set to commence on August 1: Details here

30 Jun 2020

County cricket set to commence on August 1: Details here

The English County cricket is set to resume on August 1 as the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) gave a go-ahead on Tuesday.

Windies players to sport 'Black Lives Matter' logo on jerseys

29 Jun 2020

Windies players to sport 'Black Lives Matter' logo on jerseys

West Indies players will be sporting a 'Black Lives Matter' logo on the collars of their jerseys in the upcoming Test series against England, starting July 8 at the Ageas Bowl.

Jack Leach eager to return in whites for England

28 Jun 2020

Jack Leach eager to return in whites for England

England spinner Jack Leach is back in the mix as England prepare for the upcoming series against West Indies.

England's Somerset County club to resume training from July 1

28 Jun 2020

England's Somerset County club to resume training from July 1

The Somerset County Cricket club announced that players will resume individual training from July 1.

Player profile: Who is the new spin sensation Amar Virdi?

27 Jun 2020

Player profile: Who is the new spin sensation Amar Virdi?

Surrey off-spinner Amar Virdi was drafted into England's 30-man training squad by ECB ahead of the impending Test series against West Indies.

Pakistan to arrive in England on June 28

27 Jun 2020

Pakistan to arrive in England on June 28

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), on Friday, confirmed the Pakistan cricket team will arrive in the UK on June 28.