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#NewsBytesExplainer: What will happen to ICC World Test Championship?

28 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: What will happen to ICC World Test Championship?

The coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on the international cricket calendar with several bilateral series getting postponed.

Coronavirus outbreak: Bangladesh's tour of Sri Lanka postponed

24 Jun 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Bangladesh's tour of Sri Lanka postponed

Bangladesh's upcoming tour of Sri Lanka has been postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: New Zealand tour of Bangladesh postponed

23 Jun 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: New Zealand tour of Bangladesh postponed

New Zealand's upcoming tour of Bangladesh has been postponed due to coronavirus pandemic.

'Australia have struggled overseas', says Gautam Gambhir

11 May 2020

'Australia have struggled overseas', says Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir is disgruntled with Australia reclaiming the number one Test spot.

Ashish Nehra disagrees with Virat Kohli's remarks on ODI format

06 May 2020

Ashish Nehra disagrees with Virat Kohli's remarks on ODI format

Former Indian pace spearhead Ashish Nehra disagreed with Virat Kohli's belief that ODI format holds less importance this year.

Australia's goal is to win in India: Justin Langer

01 May 2020

Australia's goal is to win in India: Justin Langer

Australia's head coach Justin Langer was elated after the team dethroned India to claim top spot in the latest ICC Test Rankings.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: ICC T20 World Cup may be postponed, feels Finch

23 Apr 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: ICC T20 World Cup may be postponed, feels Finch

Australia's limited-overs captain Aaron Finch feels the ICC T20 World Cup 2020 could be postponed by 2-3 months in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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.

Bangladesh postpone Test series against Australia: Details here

09 Apr 2020

Bangladesh postpone Test series against Australia: Details here

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Thursday said it was postponing a two-match Test series against Australia scheduled for June due to the global coronavirus pandemic.

England's Joe Root gears up for a 'tough winter'

31 Mar 2020

England's Joe Root gears up for a 'tough winter'

England Test team captain Joe Root expects a tough winter to follow once the coronavirus pandemic ends.

Coronavirus outbreak: England tour of Sri Lanka called off

13 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: England tour of Sri Lanka called off

The widespread coronavirus is taking a toll on all sport activities around the world.

New Zealand vs India, second Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

28 Feb 2020

New Zealand vs India, second Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

The Indian cricket team were handed a massive 10-wicket defeat by New Zealand in the first Test at the Basin Reserve.

Points aren't of equal measure in Test Championship: Williamson

20 Feb 2020

Points aren't of equal measure in Test Championship: Williamson

New Zealand cricket team skipper Kane Williamson isn't happy regarding the points system in the ongoing ICC World Test Championship.

New Zealand vs India, 1st Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

20 Feb 2020

New Zealand vs India, 1st Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

New Zealand and India are set to face each other in the first Test match, starting February 21.

NZ vs India, 1st Test: Records that can be scripted

19 Feb 2020

NZ vs India, 1st Test: Records that can be scripted

New Zealand and India are all set to battle it out for a two-match Test series, starting Friday.

This is what Kohli feels about the World Test Championship

19 Feb 2020

This is what Kohli feels about the World Test Championship

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli is a great admirer of the longest format.

Team India to play D/N Test in tour of Australia

16 Feb 2020

Team India to play D/N Test in tour of Australia

The Indian cricket team is set to tour Australia for a four-match Test series in end of this year.

Test cricket is the ultimate format, feels Cheteshwar Pujara

16 Feb 2020

Test cricket is the ultimate format, feels Cheteshwar Pujara

Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara believes winning the ICC Test Championship will be more significant than clinching a World Cup title.

New Zealand build pace depth ahead of India Tests

12 Feb 2020

New Zealand build pace depth ahead of India Tests

After beating India 3-0 in the recently-concluded ODIs, the New Zealand cricket team is raring to have a crack in the upcoming Test series.

ICC Test Rankings: Babar Azam moves to career best fifth

11 Feb 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Babar Azam moves to career best fifth

Pakistan overcame Bangladesh in the first Test match by an innings and 44 runs.

New Zealand vs India: Kohli's average lowest in five years

11 Feb 2020

New Zealand vs India: Kohli's average lowest in five years

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli had a rather indifferent ODI series against New Zealand.

MCC World Cricket Committee ropes in Alastair Cook, Ricky Skerritt

29 Jan 2020

MCC World Cricket Committee ropes in Alastair Cook, Ricky Skerritt

Former English skipper Sir Alastair Cook, along with former Windies manager Ricky Skerritt, have been roped in as the newest members of the MCC World Cricket Committee.

Faf du Plessis feels South Africa will take time

28 Jan 2020

Faf du Plessis feels South Africa will take time

After being handed a 191-run defeat by England in the fourth Test match, South Africa have plenty to chew upon.

Sky is the limit for England: Root after series win

28 Jan 2020

Sky is the limit for England: Root after series win

England came up with a fine performance to tame hosts South Africa in the four-Test series, as they won 3-1.

South Africa vs England: Key takeaways from the Test series

28 Jan 2020

South Africa vs England: Key takeaways from the Test series

England sealed the fourth and final Test against South Africa to win the series by a 3-1 margin.

SA vs England, 4th Test: Can England make it 3-1?

23 Jan 2020

SA vs England, 4th Test: Can England make it 3-1?

Visitors England would be looking to continue their dominance when they take on hosts South Africa in the fourth and final Test at The Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg from Friday.

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.

BCCI announces India's squad for T20Is against New Zealand

12 Jan 2020

BCCI announces India's squad for T20Is against New Zealand

The Indian cricket team is all set to tour New Zealand for five T20Is, three ODIs and two Tests.

'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.

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).

India-Australia ODIs: Aaron Finch confident of beating Virat Kohli's men

09 Jan 2020

India-Australia ODIs: Aaron Finch confident of beating Virat Kohli's men

India and Australia are all set to face each other in a three-match ODI series, starting January 14.

Rohit Sharma ready for Test cricket challenge in New Zealand

07 Jan 2020

Rohit Sharma ready for Test cricket challenge in New Zealand

India's senior opening batsman Rohit Sharma is wary of the tough challenge that awaits him in the upcoming Test series against New Zealand next month.

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.

PCB declines Bangladesh's proposal to play a Test in Dhaka

05 Jan 2020

PCB declines Bangladesh's proposal to play a Test in Dhaka

Bangladesh's upcoming tour of Pakistan this month is still uncertain.

Brian Lara backs Team India to win all ICC tournaments

02 Jan 2020

Brian Lara backs Team India to win all ICC tournaments

Former West Indian cricket legend Brian Lara feels Virat Kohli-led Team India can clinch all the ICC tournaments on offer.

Australia vs New Zealand, 3rd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

02 Jan 2020

Australia vs New Zealand, 3rd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

Australia will be aiming to win the three-match Test series against New Zealand by a 3-0 margin.

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).

Boxing Day Test, SA vs England: Preview, Dream11 and more

25 Dec 2019

Boxing Day Test, SA vs England: Preview, Dream11 and more

South Africa and England will liven their rivalry in the opening first Test of the four-match series, starting December 26.