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SA vs ENG: Another Proteas cricketer tests positive for COVID-19

21 Nov 2020

SA vs ENG: Another Proteas cricketer tests positive for COVID-19

Cricket South Africa (CSA), on Saturday, confirmed that one more player from the squad tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the limited-overs series against England.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Coronavirus outbreak: ECB cancels national tournaments

26 Jun 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: ECB cancels national tournaments

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), on Thursday, canceled several national competitions, including the Royal London Club Championship due to the coronavirus pandemic.

#ENGvsWI: Key workers to be honored during Test series

22 Jun 2020

#ENGvsWI: Key workers to be honored during Test series

The players from England and West Indies will honor Britain's key workers during the upcoming three-Test series.

Pakistan contingent to be tested twice for coronavirus

19 Jun 2020

Pakistan contingent to be tested twice for coronavirus

The Pakistan touring party will be tested twice for COVID-19 in the space of three days before leaving for England.

Families won't accompany players, officials during England tour: PCB

16 Jun 2020

Families won't accompany players, officials during England tour: PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will not allow families of players and officials to travel alongside the contingent in the impending England tour.

England could host India and South Africa in women's tri-series

10 Jun 2020

England could host India and South Africa in women's tri-series

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is in talks with counterparts Indian and South Africa for hosting a tri-series (women's), later this year.

ENG vs WI: West Indies cricketers depart for England

09 Jun 2020

ENG vs WI: West Indies cricketers depart for England

The West Indies cricket team departed from Antigua, on Monday, for a three-Test tour of England.

ENG vs WI: Should Ben Stokes lead in Root's absence?

08 Jun 2020

ENG vs WI: Should Ben Stokes lead in Root's absence?

England skipper Joe Root is likely to miss the first Test against West Indies as Root's wife is due to give birth to their second child in July.

Playing without crowds could affect Stokes' performance: Darren Gough

07 Jun 2020

Playing without crowds could affect Stokes' performance: Darren Gough

Former England fast bowler Darren Gough feels Ben Stokes could experience a dip in performance if international cricket resumes sans spectators.

England plan to host Pakistan, Australia after WI series

06 Jun 2020

England plan to host Pakistan, Australia after WI series

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is hoping to stage the upcoming season as planned, once the West Indies Test series is held successfully.

England announce schedule of West Indies Test series

02 Jun 2020

England announce schedule of West Indies Test series

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has announced the proposed dates and venues of England's impending Test series against West Indies.

Coronavirus outbreak: Cricket West Indies slashes player salaries by half

30 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Cricket West Indies slashes player salaries by half

Cricket West Indies, on Saturday, announced the salaries of players will be slashed by half, starting July 1.

Coronavirus outbreak: ECB asks ICC to allow COVID-19 substitutes

30 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: ECB asks ICC to allow COVID-19 substitutes

International cricket may see coronavirus substitutes on field, once the game resumes.

Cricket West Indies gives approval for England tour

30 May 2020

Cricket West Indies gives approval for England tour

West Indies are all set to tour England as the cricket board gave approval for the proposed Test series.

Resuming cricket in bio-secure environment unrealistic: Rahul Dravid

26 May 2020

Resuming cricket in bio-secure environment unrealistic: Rahul Dravid

Indian legend Rahul Dravid feels playing cricket in bio-secure bubble is not a viable solution.

#NewsBytesExplainer: History beckons as James Anderson returns to action

24 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: History beckons as James Anderson returns to action

James Anderson has been a pioneer of England's bowling attack in Test cricket for years.

Alex Hales deserves a second chance: Chris Woakes

23 May 2020

Alex Hales deserves a second chance: Chris Woakes

England all-rounder Chris Woakes believes Alex Hales should be given another chance to prove himself at the big stage.

Coronavirus outbreak: Jason Holder won't force players to tour England

20 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Jason Holder won't force players to tour England

West Indies captain Jason Holder stated he will not force the Caribbean players to travel for England tour.

Ashley Giles announces player guidelines for England cricket

15 May 2020

Ashley Giles announces player guidelines for England cricket

Director of England cricket, Ashley Giles, announced that a pool of 30 players are being prepared for resumption of cricket.

ECB working closely with government to resume cricket

11 May 2020

ECB working closely with government to resume cricket

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) revealed that the members are working closely with the government to resume cricket in the UK.

KKR's owners open to invest in The Hundred: Report

06 May 2020

KKR's owners open to invest in The Hundred: Report

Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) could invest in England's new flagship tournament The Hundred.

The Hundred: ECB terminates contracts of players

05 May 2020

The Hundred: ECB terminates contracts of players

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has terminated contracts of players who were set to participate in the inaugural edition of The Hundred.

No decision on T20 World Cup till August: Sources

20 Apr 2020

No decision on T20 World Cup till August: Sources

The entire sports community is facing the wrath of coronavirus outburst, with IPL being the latest one to be impacted.

Coronavirus outbreak: England cricketers given personalized training programmes

25 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: England cricketers given personalized training programmes

All sport has faced an uncertainty amid the coronavirus pandemic which has claimed more than 18,000 lives.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: ECB gives this directive regarding resumption of cricket

21 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: ECB gives this directive regarding resumption of cricket

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has announced that no professional cricket will take place in England and Wales till May 28 in the wake of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: Cricket West Indies offers England to host Test series

19 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: Cricket West Indies offers England to host Test series

Cricket West Indies (CWI) has offered to host the three-match Test series against England later this year.

'Big Three' meet to discuss 4-day Tests, 4-nation tourney

10 Jan 2020

'Big Three' meet to discuss 4-day Tests, 4-nation tourney

Cricket's 'Big Three', India, England and Australia, along with South Africa, is all set to meet in Mumbai next week to discuss multiple issues.

The Hundred draft: Gayle, Malinga undrafted; Rashid, Russell top picks

21 Oct 2019

The Hundred draft: Gayle, Malinga undrafted; Rashid, Russell top picks

The England Cricket Board's new competition The Hundred has been grabbing headlines especially due to its new format.

The Hundred draft: Everything you need to know

04 Oct 2019

The Hundred draft: Everything you need to know

The England Cricket Board (ECB) came up with an announcement last year that a new format of the game would begin in 2020.

Ben Stokes hits out at 'The Sun' publication: Here's why

18 Sep 2019

Ben Stokes hits out at 'The Sun' publication: Here's why

English all-rounder Ben Stokes took to Twitter to hit out at English publication house The Sun for publishing an extremely sensitive story regarding his family.

Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss knighted: Details here

10 Sep 2019

Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss knighted: Details here

Former English cricket greats Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss have been knighted for their services to the sport of cricket.