England's centrally contracted cricketers agree for 15 percent pay cut due to ECB's financial crisis
Bowlers Stuart Broad and Chris Woakes have said recently that players are willing to take a pay cut, which the ECB revealed on Friday would come from retainers, match fees and win bonuses.
The England and Wales Cricke Board said Wednesday that three Twenty20s and three one-day internationals will take place behind closed doors in Cape Town and Paarl starting in November.
England could tour Pakistan for the first time in over a decade after officials confirmed they had received an invitation to visit the Asian giants early in 2021
Bio-bubbles saved England's 2020 home season, but might not be possible to recreate in 2021, says ECB
A day after the end of the domestic season, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) revealed it had spent more than £1 million on Covid-19 testing alone.
There were concerns the ICC would shelve its latest attempts to hold the WTC final next year because of so many Test series being called off amid the pandemic, but that doesn't seem to be the case anymore.
Top England cricketers including Sophie Ecclestone and Danni Wyatt are expected to feature in the much-awaited Women's T20 Challenge in the UAE after the ECB expressed its willingness to issue No Objection Certificates.
The move by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) was not unexpected as Bairstow, 31, has played just one of the past 12 Test matches since the 2019 Ashes.
The 31-year-old, who features for England in all three formats of the game, was thankful for the resumption of cricket in such testing times.
'You just have to expect anything at the minute': England's Chris Woakes says players not exempt from ECB pay cuts
England all-rounder Chris Woakes expressed sympathy with those affected.
Coronavirus Outbreak: England and Wales Cricket Board to cut 20 percent of jobs due to COVID-19 crisis
A total of 62 positions are to be removed at the England and Wales Cricket Board, chief executive Tom Harrison said on Tuesday.
PCB seek advice from ECB on creating bio-secure environment for upcoming home series against Zimbabwe
The Zimbabwe team is scheduled to reach Pakistan on 20 October after which the board is expected to schedule their T20 and ODI matches in Multan and Rawalpindi.
Pakistan Cricket Board seeks assistance from ECB for creating bio-secure environment ahead of Zimbabwe series
Zimbabwe are scheduled to reach Pakistan on 20 October after which the Board is expected to schedule their T20 and ODI matches in Multan and Rawalpindi.
COVID-19 would leave English cricket in economic crisis if it continues next year, says ECB chairman Ian Watmore
Watmore said ECB's "ambition" would probably have to be reduced significantly.
Misbah-ul-Haq urges rivals to tour Pakistan, says cricket needs 'mutual support' to recover from coronavirus
Misbah's appeal comes just a week after Pakistan finished a tour of England, where they played three Tests and as many Twenty20 internationals in empty stadiums.
Mitch Claydon has been suspended by his English county Sussex after being placed under investigation for allegedly applying hand sanitiser to the ball.
Northamptonshire, the English county side where Capel spent 32 consecutive years as a player and then coach, announced he died at his home on Wednesday.
England vs Pakistan: We should definitely tour Pakistan if it's safe to do so, says ECB chief Ian Watmore
Watmore, who succeeded Colin Graves as ECB chairman, begun his tenure on Tuesday by announcing a series of Board updates.
The ECB's brainchild, the Hundred is a necessary tool to increase cricket's reach and appeal, according to Graves.
This flexible approach —which had support from England captain Joe Root and head coach Chris Silverwood— may be extended to future series played in England.