newscricket2 days ago

NZ vs ENG | My role is to make English batsmen anxious by bowling fast, states Lockie Ferguson

Lockie Ferguson, who is in line to make his Test debut in the first Test against England, has stated that his role in the team will be to throw England off their game by bombarding them with pace. Despite red-ball cricket being a completely different challenge, Ferguson is ready to embrace it.
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newscricket2 days ago

NZ vs ENG | Jofra Archer quickest bowler I've ever faced, exclaims Glenn Phillips

New Zealand batsman Glenn Phillips has shed light on the challenge of facing Jofra Archer and has hailed the English speedster as the quickest bowler he's faced in his life. On Friday, playing for New Zealand A, Phillips scored a sublime ton against a full-strength English side at the Cobham Oval.
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newscricket6 days ago

Racism needs to be kicked out of sport, it's not 2007 anymore, states Jofra Archer

English pacer Jofra Archer, who has been subject to racist abuse in the past, believes that the world is changing and that it's time for people to kick racism completely out of sport. Archer also stated that he sees himself as a role model for British West Indians who aspire to play for England.
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newscricket18 days ago

Won't say I'll be finished after the T20 World Cup, states Eoin Morgan

England's maiden World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan has informed he would take a call on his career after the 2020 Australia T20 World Cup. Morgan has also shared that he doesn't want to let anyone down and added that he is lucky to lead the bunch of extremely talented guys in English set-up.
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newscricketa month ago

All these leagues have become a platform to identify talent, says Zaheer Khan

One of the greatest fast bowlers India has produced, Zaheer Khan believes that leagues based on shorter formats have become a platform where young talent can be recognised. He believes this can fast track careers of talented bowlers, as seen in the case of Jasprit Bumrah and Jofra Archer.
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newscricketa month ago

This World Cup to get spoken about for many years to come, says Jofra Archer

Jofra Archer has expressed his excitement after seeing young people getting inspired to play cricket after seeing England’s World Cup triumph and believes that it will be spoken about for many years. England piped New Zealand in a thrilling final on the boundary-count to lift the coveted trophy.
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newscricketa month ago

The Hundred | Northern Superchargers snap up Ben Stokes, James Anderson and Stuart Broad not picked

In the first ever draft of the ECB's inaugural edition of "The Hundred" on Thursday, Ben Stokes was snapped up by Leeds-based franchise Northern Superchargers ahead of Joe Root. While Jofra Archer was roped in by Southern Brave, pacers James Anderson and Stuart Broad were not picked.
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newscricket2 months ago

England drop Jonny Bairstow, hand maiden call-up to four players for New Zealand Tests

Jonny Bairstow has been excluded from the England Test squad that will be travelling to New Zealand in a couple of months’ time after a string of dismal performances in the format. Meanwhile, four uncapped players have received the call for duty as the team battles with injuries and inconsistency.
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newscricket2 months ago

This will be like getting myself a break, says Moeen Ali

England cricketer Moeen Ali has asked for a break from Test cricket, indefinitely as of now but nothing permanent, after being dropped from the England team during the Ashes. On Friday, when ECB announced their central contracts, Moeen didn't receive his all-format central contract deal.
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newscricket2 months ago

Jofra Archer secures ECB central contract for all three formats

Jofra Archer has managed to earn his maiden central contract with the England and Wales Cricket Board for both red and white-ball cricket after a groundbreaking summer. Several other changes were made to last year’s list of contracts, including Moeen Ali and Rashid losing out on Test contracts.
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