Cricket Australia slams online trolls targeting Dan Christian for speaking about casual racism in cricket
Cricket Australia tweeted that it was "deeply disappointed to see blatantly racist and uneducated comments".
Lyon is the latest Australian to sign with an English county for the 2020 season, with Travis Head joining Sussex, Cameron Bancroft at Durham and Peter Siddle returning to Essex
India vs South Africa 2019: Ajinkya Rahane backs Rohit Sharma to succeed if given opportunity to open in Test series
India's Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane finds it "hard" to see Rohit Sharma sitting out as he seeks to revive his career in the traditional format in the role of an opener.
Hampshire's Kyle Abbott takes 17 wickets to register best figures in first-class cricket for 63 years
Kyle Abbott's return of 17-86 against Somerset is the best ever for Hampshire and the best overall since England spinner Jim Laker took 19-90 against Australia in 1956.
Ashes 2019: Pat Cummins, Peter Siddle shine on Day 1 of Australia's intra-squad warm-up match at Hampshire
Pat Cummins and Petter Siddle both took three wickets each out of the 17 to fall as bowlers dominated the first day of Australia's intra-squad match at Hampshire's Rose Bowl ground.
Ravichandran Ashwin takes five wickets for Nottinghamshire against Somerset in County Championship Division One match
Ravichandran Ashwin returned impressive figures of five for 59 to help Nottinghamshire bowl out Somerset for 169 in their second innings of the County Championship Division One match on Tuesday.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Eoin Morgan to undergo 'a precautionary X-ray' on left index finger after suffering injury during training
Morgan was practising with his teammates at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton ahead of Saturday's unofficial World Cup warm-up against Australia when he took a blow during catching drills.
'Plan was to bat, bat and bat', says Ajinkya Rahane after scoring hundred for Hampshire on County debut
Ajinkya Rahane struck a patient 119 off 260 balls for Hampshire on day three of their match against Nottinghamshire on Wednesday.
Rahane thus became the third Indian to score a hundred on county debut after Piyush Chawla, for Sussex against Worcestershire and Murali Vijay for Essex against Nottinghamshire.
ICC Cricket World Cup: James Vince aims to clinch spot in England's final squad for 50-over mega event
James Vince hopes to capitalise on the banishing of Alex Hales over claims of drug use and force his way into England's World Cup plans.
Ajinkya Rahane signs for Hampshire, will replace South Africa's Aiden Markram as club's overseas player
Rahane will be replacing South Africa's Aiden Markram as Hampshire's overseas player. He is scheduled to take part in eight County Championship fixtures throughout May, June and the beginning of July, subject to visa clearance.
South Africa vs Pakistan: Dale Steyn goes past Shaun Pollock to become Proteas' highest-wicket taker in Tests
Fakhar Zaman's dismissal brought to an end more than three years of frustration during which Dale Steyn missed no fewer than 27 Test matches because of injury.
Marylebone Cricket Club allows members to attend cricket matches at Lord's without jacket due to rising temperatures
The MCC — owner of Lord's cricket ground in London and the guardian of the laws of the game — normally insists on a strict dress code. "Gentlemen shall wear lounge suits or tailored jacket and trousers, shirt, tie or cravat and shoes with socks," reads their protocol.
The England and Wales Cricket Board said Sunday that Vince's call-up would allow Dawid Malan to play for the Lions, England's A side, in their four-day match against India A in Worcester starting on Monday.
Downton Abbey to be made into a film; will bring back show's stars Michelle Dockery, Hugh Bonneville
The original principal cast of Downton Abbey including Maggie Smith, Michelle Dockery, Hugh Bonneville and more, are set to reprise their roles in the film
Former Test batsman Adam Voges has replaced Justin Langer as the new head coach of Western Australia and the Perth Scorchers, officials said on Thursday.
Morkel Morkel, 33, took 309 wickets in 86 Tests at an average of 27.66 and was a member of the South Africa side that topped the International Cricket Council's Test rankings in 2012.
Dale Steyn will join the county in June and train ahead of South Africa's tour of Sri Lanka, which starts in July
Dale Steyn said on Sunday that he was close to full fitness after missing the series against Australia following his latest setback, a heel injury suffered in the first Test against India in January.
India captain Virat Kohli to miss Test against Afghanistan for county stint with Surrey ahead of England tour
With the dismal 2014 England series at the back of his mind, Virat Kohli is expected to play three four-day matches for Surrey in June.