England vs Australia: Dawid Malan plays down comparison with Virat Kohli, feels he's not 'anywhere near' him
Although Malan’s numbers have been improving, his average is still not at India skipper’s level as Kohli averages at 50.8 and is also the highest run scorer currently in T20 internationals with 2,794 runs in 76 innings.
With another season of the Indian Premier League less than a fortnight away, we take a look at the players who have pulled out of the cash-rich league's 13th edition, which will be held in a bio-secure bubble in UAE.
Roy has pulled out of the upcoming three match T20I series against Pakistan due to a side strain, which effectively ruled him out of the IPL.
England vs Pakistan: Opening batsman Jason Roy ruled out of three-match T20I series due to side strain
Roy will remain with the England squad and look to recover in time for the white-ball series against Australia in Southampton starting on 4 September with the first of three T20s.
With 871 rating points, Kohli is at the top followed by Rohit (855) and Pakistan's Babar Azam (829).
Rohit Sharma hopes to compete in both T20 World Cup and IPL despite fears of cancellation due to COVID-19
The ICC is yet to decide on the fate of the World Cup, scheduled to be held in October-November in Australia, while the BCCI has postponed the popular and lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) indefinitely.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Cricket matches without spectators 'a possible situation' in post COVID-19 world, says Virat Kohli
Kohli said the many moments which are created because of the passion brought in by fans, would be missing.
England batsman Jason Roy feels it makes sense to postpone T20I World Cup if teams don't get enough preparation time
England batsman Jason Roy can't wait to get back on the cricket field but says it would make sense to postpone the T20I World Cup in October-November if teams don't get enough time to prepare for the mega event.
Roy played a Pakistan Super League match on 7 May which took place behind closed doors in Lahore just before the pandemic halted international sports across the globe.
The 33-year-old, who also represents Mumbai Indians in the IPL, is the latest player to join the list of foreign players who left the ongoing PSL amid concerns over the affliction.
Coronavirus pandemic: English cricketers playing in Pakistan Super League to return home immediately due to virus threat
Several top players from England including Moeen Ali, James Vince, Samit Patel, Liam Dawson, Alex Hales, David Malan, Chris Jordan, Jason Roy, Tymal Mills, Tom Banton are taking part in the PSL
IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals' Chris Woakes pulls out of IPL to stay fresh for England Test team, says report
Delhi Capitals' Chris Woakes has pulled out of the upcoming IPL to stay fresh ahead of England's home Test summer, according to a media report.
PSL 2020: England's Jason Roy accuses Wahab Riaz of ball tampering in league game as fresh controversy arises
England opener Jason Roy has accused fast bowler Wahab Riaz of ball-tampering and clashed during a Pakistan Super League match, throwing the PSL into fresh controversy.
Highlights, South Africa vs England, 1st T20I at East London, Full cricket score: Lungi Ngidi shines in Proteas' thrilling win
Follow live scores from the first T20I between South Africa and England being played at East London
PCB announces Pakistan Super League will be hosted entirely in Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi and Multan
For the first time, all the matches in Pakistan's premier domestic Twenty20 tournament will be held in the country, across four major cities.
Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year
As the curtain comes down on 365 days of further intrigue in this storied sport, let’s take a look back at just how the caravan of men’s cricket unfolded through 2019
IPL 2020 Auction: Jason Roy, Shimron Hetmyer could be 'X-factor' cricketers for Delhi Capitals, says co-owner Parth Jindal
World Cup-winning duo of Jason Roy and Chris Woakes were bought by Delhi Capitals for a base price of Rs 1.50 crores each while Hetmyer was their most expensive buy of the auction at Rs 7.75 crores.
IPL 2020 Auction: From Evin Lewis to Tom Banton, list of top 10 foreign players who could go for big bucks
The IPL Auctions 2020, scheduled to be held in Kolkata on 19 December, are expected to be no different. A host of international stars are expected to bag hefty contracts from the franchise owners who will be bidding to fill up the 73 spots vacant among their ranks. Here, we take a look at the 10 foreign players who could go big in the IPL Auctions 2020.
England's limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan to take call on future after Twenty20 World Cup in Australia next year
Morgan led England to their maiden ODI World Cup victory in July on home soil but has battled back injuries in recent years.
Eoin Morgan interview: 'It wasn't hugely challenging to get players to buy-in to the aggressive brand of cricket'
Firstpost sits down with England captain Eoin Morgan to understand how England's fearless approach came about, the challenges he faced while instilling this approach, what makes Jofra Archer special and more.