Lehmann bemoans slow modern decks

2016-08-24 22:46

Australia coach Darren Lehmann said that the decks in Sri Lanka and even in Australia, are much slower than when he played.

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McGrath: Easy money stunting fast bowler's growth

2016-08-24 21:45

Former Australia Fast bowler, Glenn McGrath, believes the easy money of the domestic T20 scene is stunting the development of fast bowlers.

 
Cricket

Streak would consider Zim job

2016-08-24 18:15

Former Zimbabwe fast bowler, Heath Streak, has said he would consider the national team head coach job.

 
Cricket

Pakistan bat against England in 1st ODI

2016-08-24 15:26

Pakistan captain Azhar Ali won the toss and elected to bat against England in the first one-day international at Southampton.

 
Cricket

England players get Bangladesh tour choice

2016-08-24 12:06

England's players will be allowed to skip the tour of Bangladesh later this year if they have concerns about security in the country.

 
Proteas

Centurion: Strategy change by Proteas?

2016-08-23 22:01

A one-Test shootout to decide the NZ series at Centurion means SA may have to tweak their tactics to strike for it, argues Rob Houwing .

 
Cricket

Hameed calls for unity in ODI side

2016-08-23 19:10

Former Pakistan batsman, Yasir Hameed, has called on the Pakistan team to play as a cohesive unit during their upcoming ODI's against England.

 
Proteas

Proteas take positives into must-win clash

2016-08-23 14:15

The Proteas will take some encouraging confidence from their brief outing in the drawn opening Test against NZ at Kingsmead.

 
Cricket

Pakistan celebrate 'incredible journey' to No 1

2016-08-23 10:42

Cricket-obsessed Pakistanis were celebrating their national team's journey to the top of the Test rankings after a turbulent seven years.

 
Cricket

Waqar: Full credit must go to Misbah-ul-Haq

2016-08-23 10:00

Former Pakistan fast bowler and coach Waqar Younis has heaped praise on Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq.

 
Proteas

Re-laid outfield causes Kingsmead problems

2016-08-22 21:36

A re-laid outfield was a factor in two full days of play being lost in the first Test between South Africa and New Zealand at Kingsmead.

 
Cricket

Ali guides Pakistan in first ODI against England

2016-08-24 18:58

Pakistan captain, Azhar Ali top scored as his team made a reasonable total in the first ODI against England in Southampton.

 
Cricket

Mashrafe reaches out to England players

2016-08-24 17:45

Bangladesh limited-overs captain Mashrafe Mortaza , has sent out an impassioned plea to the England players hoping that they will tour his country.

 
Cricket

Injured Ryder returns to New Zealand

2016-08-24 14:25

New Zealand all-rounder Jesse Ryder has cut short his spell with Essex due to injury, the English county side announced on Wednesday.

 
Cricket

Sri Lanka elect to bat against Oz

2016-08-24 11:09

Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews won the toss and elected to bat first against Australia in the second ODI in Colombo.

 
Proteas

Centurion has new look for NZ Test

2016-08-23 20:08

Centurion's head groundsman, Rudolph du Preez, has given some insight into preparing the outfield and pitch for the second Test match.

 
Cricket

Perera replaces injured Pradeep in SL ODI team

2016-08-23 18:07

Following the aggravation of an existing hamstring injury, Nuwan Pradeep will be replaced by batsman Angelo Perera.

 
Cricket

Kohli lauds Ashwin and Saha after series win

2016-08-23 12:33

India captain Virat Kohli paid tribute to Ravichandran Ashwin and Wriddhiman Saha for the valuable runs they scored in the lower order.

 
Proteas

CSA blames Durban disaster on flash floods

2016-08-23 10:00

CSA has blamed the poor outfield conditions during the first Test against New Zealand on unseasonal rains in Durban.

 
Cricket

Probe after Windies-India Test abandoned

2016-08-23 07:19

The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board have launched an investigation after the fourth and final Test between the West Indies and India lasted just 22 overs.

 
Proteas

Proteas: Day five still has value

2016-08-22 20:13

Freak circumstances, not dubious scheduling, have been largely behind the Kingsmead ‘no cricket’ Test farce, says Rob Houwing

 
Cricket

SL thrash Oz, level ODI series

2016-08-24 18:52

If Australia thought their Asian batting woes ended with the Test series in Sri Lanka, they received a rude awakening in Colombo.

 
Cricket

SL post competitive total despite Faulkner hat-trick

2016-08-24 15:50

James Faulkner recorded his first hat-trick in one-day internationals but Sri Lanka still managed to post a challenging total in Colombo.

 
Cricket

Kingsmead rated as 'poor' by ICC

2016-08-24 13:05

The ICC announced that the outfields at Kingsmead in Durban and Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain have been rated as 'poor' by referees.

 
Cricket

Brathwaite given Sammy's T20 blessing

2016-08-24 12:29

New West Indies T20 captain Carlos Brathwaite goes into his first series as skipper, against India in the USA, with the full backing of Darren Sammy, who had been sacked from the role and dropped.

 
Cricket

England ponder triple spin attack

2016-08-23 19:47

England captain Eoin Morgan has said his team could take the unusual option of playing three spinners in their opening ODI against Pakistan.

 
Cricket

Indian first-class cricket turns pink

2016-08-23 16:05

India's Duleep Trophy domestic championship began staging its first match under floodlights using a pink cricket ball.

 
Cricket

Cricket is number one down under

2016-08-23 11:10

Cricket in Australia is now one of the most popular and highest participation sports with a record 1 311 184 participating around the nation last year.

 
Proteas

Proteas v NZ Test called off

2016-08-23 09:35

The fifth day of the first Test between South Africa and New Zealand at Kingsmead in Durban has been called off.

 
Cricket

Misbah overjoyed with hard-earned top spot

2016-08-22 23:03

Pakistan have become only the fifth team after Australia, England, India and South Africa to top the ICC Test rankings since these were introduced in 2003.

 
 

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