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Ashwin Begins County Stint With Three-Wicket Haul

Ace Indian off-spinner Ravinchandran Ashwin picked up three wickets on his debut for County Cricket club Worcestershire in a match against Gloucestershire on Tuesday.

During the match Ashwin bowled a lengthy spell of 29 overs and ended with the figures of three for 94. He claimed his first wicket by …

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Australia will show more respect now - Shakib

Bangladesh's first Test win against Australia in 11 years had its fair share of flashpoints between the sides. After a historic maiden win, Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim, Bangladesh's vice-captain and captain, echoed how Australia were seeing a different side to Bangladesh with bat, ball, body language and sledging …

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Bangladesh name unchanged 14-man squad for second Test

Fresh from their first-ever Test win over Australia, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has announced an unchanged 14-member squad for the second and final Test, starting on September 4, at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong.

Defending 265, Bangladesh claimed the last 8 Australian wickets for just 86 runs. Shakib …

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BCCI restores Duleep Trophy

Less than a week after scrapping Duleep Trophy off the 2017-18 domestic calendar, the BCCI was forced to change their decision and restore the tournament, which normally serves as the season-opener.

The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) had on Tuesday asked the BCCI to revise its decision of striking …

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CSA Appoint Gibson as Proteas coach

Cricket South Africa have announced the appointment of Ottis Gibson as head coach of the Proteas national team across all three formats.

His contract will run from mid-September when he starts preparing the squad for the home series against Bangladesh until the conclusion of the ICC World Cup in mid-2019 …

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England name unchanged squad for Lord's Test

Despite losing the 2nd Test against the Windies in Leeds, England named a 13-man unchanged squad for the third and final Test at Lord's, starting on September 7.

Windies levelled the three-match Test series, with a come-from-behind five-wicket win in Leeds.

Squad: Joe Root(c), Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Stuart …

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Malinga to replace Kapugedara as captain for fourth ODI vs India

Right-arm pacer Lasith Malinga will lead Sri Lanka in the absence of injured Chamara Kapugedera in the fourth ODI of the five-match series against India in Colombo on Thursday.

Kapugedera, who was roped in as the captain in place of suspended Upul Tharanga, hurt his back during his side's six-wicket …

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Pakistan’s Sharjeel Khan banned for five years

Pakistan batsman Sharjeel Khan was on Wednesday handed a five-year ban by the anti-corruption tribunal of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for his role in a spot-fixing scandal during the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in February this year.

Sharjeel was banned for breaching five clauses of the anti-corruption code of …

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O'Keefe to replace injured Hazlewood in Bangladesh

After being originally left out of the Test squad for the two-match series in Bangladesh, Australian selectors have picked left-arm spinner Stephen O'Keefe as an injury replacement for pacer Josh Hazlewood despite still being under suspension by Cricket New South Wales.

Hazlewood suffered a side strain on the third morning …

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South Africa will always be my priority: AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers is back fresh. Over the past few months, speculation was rife that the South African legend might call it quits from Test cricket and focus on limited-overs formats and T20 leagues. However, de Villiers put all talks to rest by stating last week that he will once …

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Tanvir takes 5-3 in record T20 spell📹http://v.duta.us/VT2bAQAA

Pakistani pacer Sohail Tanvir picked up remarkable figures of 5-3 from 4 overs for Guyana in the Caribbean Premier League with a 99-run win against Barbados.

Tanvir removed international stars Kane Williamson, Dwayne Smith(0), Eoin Morgan(0) and Kieron Pollard(0) in the space of just 14 deliveries as …

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TNCA wants BCCI to release funds for hosting Australia

The Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) on Sunday wrote an email requesting BCCI to release funds in advance to host the practice match and sessions for the visiting Australian team for a span of 10 days.

Australia are set to begin their five-match ODI series against India in Chennai on …

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