newscricket2 months ago

ECB appoints 37-year-old Luke Wright as England Men’s team selector

Former England all-rounder Luke Wright has been named as the selector of the England men's team. The 37-year-old will be in charge in March after finishing a coaching job with Auckland, and will be responsible for ‘England Men’s squads and team selections from senior teams to Lions and Young Lions’.
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newscricket3 months ago

Reports | Luke Wright set to be appointed as England's new national selector

According to a report published by The Times, Luke Wright is set to step in as England’s new national selector this week. The report further states that the cricketer will formally retire from Sussex after the announcement and there is a high chance that he will start his tenure in the next year.
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newscricket3 years ago

Thought Sachin’s call to ask me to play for Mumbai was a prank, reveals Luke Wright

English all-rounder Luke Wright, who played for Pune Warriors in the IPL, revealed how he once mistook Sachin Tendulkar’s request to play for Mumbai Indians as a prank. Wright further revealed that the ECB had told him that playing in the IPL would mark the end of his England career.
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featurecricket3 years ago

Champions League SRL | RCB vs Sussex Evaluation Chart - Wright, Rawlins shine as Sussex thrash Bangalore

Sussex stormed to their second victory in as many days as fifties from the bat of Luke Wright and Delray Rawlins ensured that they downed favourites RCB by a thumping 53-run margin. RCB were left to rue their batsmen failing to convert starts, as they were bowled out for just 140, chasing 194.
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featurecricket3 years ago

Champions League SRL | Delhi vs Sussex Evaluation Chart - DC self-destruct as Sussex storm to 75-run win

Sussex started their SRL campaign in grand fashion as the English side blew a lethargic Delhi out of the park to script a humongous 75-run victory. The Sharks’ charge with the bat was led by Luke Wright, who scored 81, while with the ball, it was the duo of Rashid and Briggs that did the damage.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket3 years ago

BBL 2019-20 | Melbourne Stars sign Haris Rauf as Dale Steyn's replacement

Pakistan pacer Haris Rauf has been snapped up by Melbourne Stars as an overseas replacement for Dale Steyn, who is still recovering from a side strain that he suffered during the MSL 2019. However, the pacer will miss out on the opening game of the season, against Brisbane Heat on December 20.
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newscricket6 years ago

Terrorism concerns force Kevin Pietersen, Tymal Mills to pull out of PSL final

Kevin Pietersen, Luke Wright, Nathan McCullum, and Tymal Mills have pulled out of the Pakistan Super League final to be held on March 5 in Lahore owing to concerns over security issues. All four players have been a part of Quetta Gladiators, who entered their second successive final this season.
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