newscricket2 months ago

Reports | England squad affected with virus ahead of first Test against Pakistan

According to a report published by BBC Sport, England have suffered a major virus infection ahead of the first match of the historic Test series against Pakistan. The report further stated that around 14 members of the touring team have been advised to take rest in their hotels on Wednesday.
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newscricket2 months ago

BBL 2022-23 | Martin Guptill joins Melbourne Renegades after being released from New Zealand central contract

After being released from the central contract for New Zealand, Martin Guptill has signed with Melbourne Renegades for the upcoming BBL season. Guptill joins Renegades as the replacement player for Liam Livingstone and will join for the last 10 games of the season starting from December 28.
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newscricket2 months ago

BBL 2022-23 | Liam Livingstone opts out of tournament due to increased international workload

BBL 2022-23 has suffered a blow as one of their star overseas player Liam Livingstone has pulled out from the tournament due to increased international workload. Livingstone was picked by Melbourne Renegades in August and was the most sought-after player in the inaugural overseas draft.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as England outplay Afghanistan by five wickets

England completely dominated the proceedings in their World T20 tournament opener against Afghanistan, beating the Asian contingent by five wickets. Sam Curran ripped through the opposition batting unit taking five wickets while Ben Stokes and Mark Wood chipped in with a couple of wickets each.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Liam Livingstone emulates Glenn Phillips' diving blinder to earn Ben Stokes' applause

Fielding is one of the aspects to keep an eye on in the World Cups and it often gets improved by a notch in T20s. The ongoing World Cup witnessed a brilliant piece of agile fielding as Liam Livingstone pulled off the second stunner of the first day and earned applause from bowler Ben Stokes.
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newscricket4 months ago

Liam Livingstone and Ben Foakes earn ECB full contracts, Dawid Malan and Jason Roy demoted

England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) have announced their central contracts list for the 2022-23 cycle, upgrading Liam Livingstone and Ben Foakes to the top tier. Meanwhile, Dawid Malan and Jason Roy have been downgraded to the newly updated increment contracts for the current season.
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newscricket5 months ago

PAK vs ENG 2022 | England announce 15-member squad for tour to Pakistan, Moeen Ali to captain the side

The ECB has announced a 15-member team for the series against Pakistan and Moeen Ali will captain the side in absence of Jos Buttler. The team management has given an opportunity to five uncapped players in the squad and will some first-choice players due to injury to stay fit for T20 World Cup.
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newscricket5 months ago

Liam Livingstone adds to England's selection conundrum with ankle injury

Liam Livingstone has become the latest addition to England's long list of injured players, announcing he will miss the remainder of the Hundred season after hurting his ankle. The all-rounder's comeback date is yet to be known which makes him a risk for the World T20 in two months' time.
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newscricket7 months ago

ENG vs IND 2022, 3rd ODI | Internet reacts to Hardik Pandya trumping Liam Livingstone and Jos Buttler in 'battle of egos'

Hardik Pandya is back to being his match-winner self for the Men in Blue, as he picked up the all-important wickets of Jos Buttler and Liam Livingstone after not backing down despite their aggressive approach. Pandya’s efforts have placed India in a great position in the final stages of the innings.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs ENG 2022, 3rd T20I | Internet reacts as Virat Kohli spills a 'crucial' sitter

Virat Kohli is one of the best fielders in the cricket world and is usually safe pair of hands courtesy of his agility and athleticism in the field. However, he dropped a simple catch of Liam Livingstone which turned out to be a crucial one as the batter played a superb knock in the end.
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