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Oct 17, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Visitors defend scheduling, blame crammed calendar for choosing Sri Lanka tour in rainy seasonEngland said they were forced to organise a tour of Sri Lanka during the rainy season due to crowded international cricket calendar.
Oct 05, 2018
Former England batsman Nick Compton announces retirement from cricketSouth Africa-born Nick Compton, grandson of England great Denis Compton, played 16 Tests for England, scoring two hundreds.
Sep 09, 2018
Indian team need to be mentally stronger to win Test series overseas, feels Australian great Adam GilchristFormer Australian cricketer Adam Gilchrist said, "It is challenging playing overseas. I do believe India have a strong bowling unit and some quality batsmen, including the best batsmen in the world, Virat Kohli."
Aug 24, 2018
England Cricket allow Ben Stokes to play for Durham in T20 Blast quarter-final against SussexBen Stokes was initially ruled out of Friday's match at Durham's Chester-le-Street headquarters after suffering minor discomfort in his left knee during England's 203-run defeat by India in the third Test at Trent Bridge which concluded Wednesday.
Aug 16, 2018
From coach to Director of Cricket at Warwickshire, Ashley Giles completes circle of life in post-cricket careerGiles started off as the coach of Warwickshire, became the spin-bowling coach with the ECB, the head coach for the T20 and ODI England team for a short period, bagged another coaching stint at Lancashire before finally returning to his home as cricketing director.
Jun 18, 2018
Sixth-ranked Australia slip to 34-year low in ICC ODI standingsThe last time Australia found themselves in sixth position was way back in January 1984. England, India and South Africa currently occupy the top three spots in the ICC ODI rankings.
Jun 09, 2018
Former batsman Kevin Pietersen says England's ODI success prioritised over Tests, resulting dip in red-ball cricket resultsKevin Pietersen has questioned whether England know where they are going, saying their focus on one-day cricket risks alienating fans who care more about Test success.
May 31, 2018
ICC CEO David Richardson deviates from ECB's opinion, says cricket is popular among youngstersEngland's top cricket administrator may feel young people no longer care about cricket, but David Richardson, the man running the sport's global governing body, is adamant youth interest is rising worldwide.
Apr 20, 2018
ECB's 100-ball-a-side experiment could be a result of broadcasters' compulsions, not board's quest for simplicityWith an already agreed broadcast deal amounting to a reported £1.1 billion, it is no surprise that broadcasters would want to have an influence on things, however it seems disingenuous to pretend that 100-ball cricket has been created just to ‘simplify’ things for new fans.
Apr 04, 2018
After hosting West Indies, Pakistan invite England cricket team after 13 yearsPakistan's interior minister Ahsan Iqbal extended the invitation to UK High Comissioner Thomas Drew, urging the international community to recognise the strides Pakistan has made.