newscricket16 hours ago

Darren Lehmann says he was in a bad place like everyone else after the ball-tampering scandal

Former Australian coach Darren Lehmann has stated that for some time he was in a bad place like everyone else and it took him few months to start on the recovery path. In one of the lowest phases for the Australian Cricket, three players were banned for being involved in a ball-tampering scandal.
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newscricket2 days ago

Marnus Labuschagne’s lightning quick reactions at short leg stuns Mohammad Hafeez

Despite being an age-old sport, cricket might fool one into believing that one has seen everything in it but it still manages to come up with astonishing instances. A similar thing happened in the second Test between Pakistan and Australia where Mohammad Hafeez was caught by an astonishing catch.
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newscricket3 days ago

QUIZ | How well do you know about the dark side of Cricket

The recent ‘Sandpapergate’ scandal which involved Australian trio - Steven Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft brought back a lot of dark memories in cricket. We have put together a quiz to check if all you cricket lovers can recall some of the sport's biggest scandals over the years.
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newscricket8 days ago

CoA, BCCI officials, and team management to meet to discuss "lack of communication" among other issues

The communication issue occurred between players and team selectors prior to the Windies series will be the top agenda in the meeting scheduled with CoA along with chief coach Ravi Shastri and captain Virat Kohli. Vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane will also be a part of the deliberation.
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newscricket15 days ago

Kevin Roberts appointed new Cricket Australia Chief Executive

Cricket Australia have roped in Kevin Roberts as their next Chief Executive to replace the outgoing James Sutherland, who resigned earlier in June this year. The 46-year-old has participated in 23 first-class matches and 18 domestic one-dayers for New South Wales during his playing days.
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newscricket23 days ago

Australia rope in uncapped Indian spin duo to tackle Yasir-Shadab threat

The Australian management has called up the services of uncapped Indian wrist spinners, Pardeep Sahu and KK Jiyas, as they aim to counter the threat of Pakistan spin duo - Yasir Shah and Shadab Khan. Australia will travel to the UAE to play Pakistan in a two-match Test series in October.
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newscricketa month ago

Will welcome Steven Smith, Cameron Bancroft and David Warner with open arms, says Justin Langer

Justin Langer has stated that the Australian team will accept Steve Smith, David Warner, and Cameron Bancroft with open arms when the three players will complete their term of suspension. He has also added that they will be resourceful on Australia's 2019 World Cup campaign.
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newscricketa month ago

Indian batsmen will always struggle against moving ball, asserts Ricky Ponting

After India's terrible batting performance in England, Ricky Ponting has stated that whenever the ball moves around, the Indian batsmen struggle against it. He has also added that if the same happens in Australia, India will struggle there as well during the upcoming Test series in December.
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newscricketa month ago

Ricky Ponting slams irrelevant talk of 'ugly Aussies' for once-a-10-year incident

Ricky Ponting has stated that even though Australian players have been involved with some of the other controversies, the culture of the team has always been very strong. He also mentioned that other Australian achievements are sidelined due to certain wrong incidents and the culture is misjudged.
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newscricketa month ago

Indian batting needs to go through a rehab, says Ian Chappell

Ian Chappell has stated that Indian batsmen need to go through a rehabilitation process before they move on to their next crucial Test series against Australia. He also stated that playing the extra Australian bounce will be a tough task for India but backed Rohit Sharma to cope with the conditions.
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