newscricketa day ago

Reports : No bilateral cricket to be played during IPL season

It is expected that from 2020, the countries won’t play any bilateral series in April and May to allow their players play in the Indian Premier League. The BCCI has suggested this idea in the ICC’s two-day meeting in Singapore and quite sure to get the approval at the next meeting as well.
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newscricket2 days ago

Shane Warne says it is hard to pick No.1 Test batsman between Virat Kohli and Steve Smith

Shane Warne has disclosed that both Virat Kohli and Steve Smith remain the No.1 Test batsmen for him as it is hard to choose between the duo. In reply to James Anderson's comments, the legendary spin wizard has also warned the England team that they should sledge Smith only at their own risk.
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newscricket4 days ago

Ben Stokes named in England ODI squad for Australia ODIs

Ben Stokes and Alex Hales have been provisionally named in the 16-member England squad for the ODI series against Australia, but their participation in the series is subject to the disciplinary developments by the Bristol police. Stokes is currently playing for Canterbury in New Zealand.
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newscricket6 days ago

Twitter reacts to Barmy Army trolling Steve Smith for messing up reviews

Cricket can be a cruel game at times as fortunes can change faster than the weather in England. After Steve Smith was criticized by the English for his incessant laughter in the press conference after the first game, it was the Aussie captain who was on the receiving end, after his DRS gaffe.
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newscricket7 days ago

Twitter reacts to Mitchel Starc pulling off blinder with just 0.561 secs reaction time

Mitchell Starc has made a name for himself thanks to his exceptional bowling abilities but today he showcased his quick reactions with a stunner against England. Despite the ball being hit at him with ferocity, Starc managed to readjust in just 0.561 seconds to send Jonny Bairstow packing.
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newscricket7 days ago

WATCH | Michael Slater goes berserk after Nathan Lyon takes a one-handed stunner

There are moments when even people who have been watching the sport for ages are left dumbfounded by moments that occur on the field. After Ali was dismissed by a stunning catch by Nathan Lyon, Slater, while commentating, could not control his emotions to the amusement of Vaughan and Pietersen.
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newscricket9 days ago

Ashes 2017 | Twitter reacts to England bowlers sledging Steven Smith

Steve Smith’s classy century that won Australia the Gabba Test made him the biggest target for English players when they took the ground at the Oval. As soon as Smith stepped in, Broad and Anderson started whispering things in his ears, because of which Aleem Dar had to intervene.
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newscricket9 days ago

WATCH | Moeen Ali misfield helps England claim Cameron Bancroft’s wicket

In cricket, bad fielding is considered to be the worst possible thing that a player can do on the field. But Moeen Ali proved otherwise as his fumble, while collecting the ball, instead of costing his side runs ended up costing Australia Cameron Bancroft’s wicket in the second Test in Adelaide.
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newscricket10 days ago

Reports | Team India not in favour of long tours

As per reports, Virat Kohli and company aren't very fond of going on long tours in the future and would rather have them in short breaks like England, Australia, and South Africa prefer. Earlier, Kohli had spoken about the tight scheduling between series that gives lesser rest time to the players.
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newscricket10 days ago

Moeen Ali unlikley to bowl in second Ashes Test in Adelaide

Moeen Ali’s finger injury during the first Ashes Test may not allow him to bowl in the day-night Test in Adelaide, Joe Root revealed on Friday. While not ruling out a debut for leg-spinner Mason Crane, Root stated that Moeen may play as a pure batsman, which will be subject to his fitness.
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