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PCA secretary asks Yuvraj Singh to come out of retirement

15 Aug 2020

PCA secretary asks Yuvraj Singh to come out of retirement

Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) secretary Puneet Bali has requested former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh to come out of retirement.

I can still play international cricket: Harbhajan Singh

25 May 2020

I can still play international cricket: Harbhajan Singh

Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh believes he is still proficient enough to play for Team India.

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.

Cummins is the most complete bowler presently: Glenn McGrath

17 Apr 2020

Cummins is the most complete bowler presently: Glenn McGrath

Former Australian fast bowler Glenn McGrath believes Pat Cummins is the most complete bowler of this generation.

Should the T20 WC be postponed? Here's what experts feel

17 Apr 2020

Should the T20 WC be postponed? Here's what experts feel

All sporting activities including cricket have either been canceled or postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Uthappa picks Gambhir as best skipper he has played under

08 Apr 2020

Uthappa picks Gambhir as best skipper he has played under

India batsman Robin Uthappa picked the best captain he has played under and surprisingly it was neither Rahul Dravid nor MS Dhoni.

COVID-19: South African cricketers test negative after returning from India

03 Apr 2020

COVID-19: South African cricketers test negative after returning from India

The South African cricketers, who returned from their incomplete tour of India last month, have tested negative in relation to the coronavirus.

Edgbaston Stadium to be used as NHS amid coronavirus pandemic

03 Apr 2020

Edgbaston Stadium to be used as NHS amid coronavirus pandemic

The Edgbaston Stadium will be used as a National Health Service (NHS) in a bid to help in the battle against COVID-19.

Mithali Raj wants women's IPL to start next year

26 Mar 2020

Mithali Raj wants women's IPL to start next year

Veteran batswoman Mithali Raj said that the BCCI should not wait forever as far the women's edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) starts.

Mohammad Hafeez reprimanded by PCB for questioning Sharjeel Khan's return

22 Mar 2020

Mohammad Hafeez reprimanded by PCB for questioning Sharjeel Khan's return

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reprimanded all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez after he questioned Sharjeel Khan's return to competitive cricket.

ICC T20 World Cup: Brian Lara picks three title contenders

12 Mar 2020

ICC T20 World Cup: Brian Lara picks three title contenders

Former West Indian legend Brian Lara has picked three favorites to win the ICC T20 World Cup 2020.

These tournaments are part of ICC events for 2023-2031

18 Feb 2020

These tournaments are part of ICC events for 2023-2031

The ICC has decided to come up with two new tournaments for the 2023-31 cycle.

Will AB de Villiers play World T20? Boucher drops hint

17 Feb 2020

Will AB de Villiers play World T20? Boucher drops hint

South African coach Mark Boucher stated that AB de Villiers is in contention for a spot to participate in the upcoming ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2020 if he remains available for selection.

South Africa call off tour to Pakistan: Here's why

14 Feb 2020

South Africa call off tour to Pakistan: Here's why

In what can be considered heart-breaking news for Pakistan cricket, Cricket South Africa (CSA) has called off the senior team's tour of Pakistan, scheduled next month.

Inexperienced Australia couldn't say 'no' to ball-tampering, feels Ponting

13 Feb 2020

Inexperienced Australia couldn't say 'no' to ball-tampering, feels Ponting

Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting believes Steve Smith & Co. were too naive to avoid the Cape Town ball-tampering fiasco that jolted the Aussies.

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.

Here's why Bangladesh captain apologized post U-19 World Cup win

10 Feb 2020

Here's why Bangladesh captain apologized post U-19 World Cup win

Bangladesh created history by winning their maiden ICC U-19 World Cup title, as they beat defending champions India by three wickets in a rain-curtailed final in Potchefstroom on Sunday.

NZ coach Stead under heat for missing ODIs against India

05 Feb 2020

NZ coach Stead under heat for missing ODIs against India

New Zealand head coach Gary Stead has come under the heat from critics following his leave of absence during his side's crucial three-match ODI series against India.

How has Virat Kohli earned the respect of his team?

02 Feb 2020

How has Virat Kohli earned the respect of his team?

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has made a name for himself, both as a batsman and as a captain.

Sarfaraz Khan regrets his decision to leave Mumbai in 2015

27 Jan 2020

Sarfaraz Khan regrets his decision to leave Mumbai in 2015

Middle-order batsman Sarfaraz Khan is on a roll in the ongoing Ranji Trophy.

Sehwag uses an interesting analogy for five-day Tests: Details here

13 Jan 2020

Sehwag uses an interesting analogy for five-day Tests: Details here

The cricketing world has been discussing the proposal put forward by the ICC to have mandatory four-day Tests from 2023.

'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.

Marnus Labuschagne keen to emulate the Fab Four: Details here

10 Jan 2020

Marnus Labuschagne keen to emulate the Fab Four: Details here

Australia's in-form batsman Marnus Labuschagne has the best Test average currently.

ICA and FICA not in favor of four-day Tests

09 Jan 2020

ICA and FICA not in favor of four-day Tests

The newly formed body of the Indian cricketers, Indian Cricketers' Association (ICA), and its president, Ashok Malhotra, have given their verdict on the planned mandatory four-day Tests by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Tom Latham out for a month: Here is why

08 Jan 2020

Tom Latham out for a month: Here is why

New Zealand have suffered a setback as their prolific opener Tom Latham has been ruled out for a month following a fractured finger.

Four-day Tests a conspiracy against Asian teams: Shoaib Akhtar

06 Jan 2020

Four-day Tests a conspiracy against Asian teams: Shoaib Akhtar

The cricketing world continues to debate about the efficacy and utility of four-day Tests, as proposed by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Here's why Gautam Gambhir has dubbed four-day Tests as 'ridiculous'

05 Jan 2020

Here's why Gautam Gambhir has dubbed four-day Tests as 'ridiculous'

The cricket world is abuzz following the proposal from the International Cricket Council (ICC) to make four-day Tests mandatory from 2023.

What do the administrators, cricketers think about mandatory four-day Tests?

31 Dec 2019

What do the administrators, cricketers think about mandatory four-day Tests?

On Monday, media reports stated that the International Cricket Council (ICC) is considering to make four-day Tests mandatory from 2023.

ICC could make four-day Tests mandatory from 2023: Details here

30 Dec 2019

ICC could make four-day Tests mandatory from 2023: Details here

The introduction of T20 has severely impacted the popularity of the longest format of the game (Test cricket).

Deepak Chahar faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines

24 Dec 2019

Deepak Chahar faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines

Indian pacer Deepak Chahar is all set to face a lengthy spell on the sidelines after aggravating his back injury.

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.

Altercation intensifies between South African cricketers and CSA: Details here

10 Dec 2019

Altercation intensifies between South African cricketers and CSA: Details here

The ongoing scuffle between the South African cricketers and the governing body, Cricket South Africa (CSA), has intensified, as the players are not willing to cut a deal with the board.

Mickey Arthur set to be next Lanka head coach: Report

04 Dec 2019

Mickey Arthur set to be next Lanka head coach: Report

The Sri Lankan men's cricket team is looking to overhaul its coaching staff with South African Mickey Arthur set to take over as the new national head coach.

Englishman behind Archer's racial abuse? Kiwi fans say so

28 Nov 2019

Englishman behind Archer's racial abuse? Kiwi fans say so

Last week, England's star fast bowler Jofra Archer was racially abused by a spectator in the first Test match against New Zealand.

Lasith Malinga may play on beyond T20 World Cup

20 Nov 2019

Lasith Malinga may play on beyond T20 World Cup

Veteran Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga had earlier stated that he will retire from T20Is after the ICC World T20 in 2020.

How can Australia overcome India in 2022? Justin Langer remarks

15 Nov 2019

How can Australia overcome India in 2022? Justin Langer remarks

While Australia will be targeting a healthy performance against a struggling Pakistan, head coach Justin Langer is eyeing a bigger and distant target.

Prithvi Shaw on track to return for Mumbai following suspension

08 Nov 2019

Prithvi Shaw on track to return for Mumbai following suspension

Highly-rated young Indian opener Prithvi Shaw is in line to return for Mumbai, a day after his suspension ends.

BCB close to conflict resolution, Mashrafe Mortaza likely to mediate

23 Oct 2019

BCB close to conflict resolution, Mashrafe Mortaza likely to mediate

As per new reports coming in, the ongoing conflict between the cricketers and the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) looks closer to resolution.

Sourav Ganguly talked about MS Dhoni's retirement: Details here

18 Oct 2019

Sourav Ganguly talked about MS Dhoni's retirement: Details here

Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni is at the business end of his career, having served Indian cricket for close to two decades.

Sourav Ganguly set to become the BCCI President: Details here

14 Oct 2019

Sourav Ganguly set to become the BCCI President: Details here

Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly, in all likelihood, is set to become the President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).