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newscricket7 months ago

WI vs ENG 2022 | Ollie Robinson to miss first Test due to back injury

The three-match Test series between West Indies and England will get underway on March 8 at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium. England fast bowler Ollie Robinson has been ruled out of the series opener after suffering a back spasm in the warm-up match against a CWI President's XI last week.
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newscricket9 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | WATCH: Ben Stokes takes a brilliant boundary catch to dismiss Travis Head

Ben Stokes showcased his fielding brilliance yet again, when he grabbed a stunning boundary catch to send back Travis Head on Day 4 of the ongoing second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval. Head was dismissed for a brisk 51, which helped Australia extend their lead past 400 in the second innings
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newscricket9 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Twitter reacts as Ollie Robinson turns off-spinner in Adelaide

After having dismissed Steve Smith in his first spell on Day 4 of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide, right-arm quick Ollie Robinson turned to bowl gentle off-spin with sunglasses on. Shane Warne, while on air, likened Robinson's style of bowling to that of former Australia off-spinner Colin Miller.
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newscricket9 months ago

Aakash Chopra names Shaheen Shah Afridi as his No.1 Test bowler for 2021

Former India opener Aakash Chopra named Pakistan’s left-arm quick Shaheen Shah Afridi as his top pick among Test bowlers for the year 2021. Two England fast-bowlers and a spinner and seamer from India rounded off Chopra’s top five selections, which also had quite a few notable absentees.
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newscricket9 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Twitter reacts as Ollie Robinson gets Marnus Labuschagne after no-ball dismissal earlier

Marnus Labuschagne continued to ride his luck in the first innings of the Adelaide Test, as he was dismissed off an Ollie Robinson no-ball moments after getting to his maiden Ashes hundred on Day 2. However, the bowler soon had his man, trapping the right-hander leg-before in the very next over.
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newscricket10 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | England wait nervously over Ben Stokes' knee injury

Ben Stokes, who bowled the initial overs in the morning session for England in the Gabba Test on Day 2, sustained a knee injury, and was seen limping after preventing a boundary in the 29th over. Bowling coach, Jon Lewis stated that Stokes got hurt, and he will be assessed by the medical team.
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newscricket10 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Twitter reacts as Travis Head registers maiden Ashes hundred to extend Australia’s dominance

After David Warner and Marnus Labuschagne took Australia into the lead, Travis Head gave England bowlers a runaround on Day 2 of the first Ashes Test at The Gabba to put the hosts in firm control. Head registered his maiden Ashes ton, as Australia finished the day at 343/7, 196 ahead of England.
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newscricket10 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Twitter reacts as fired-up Robinson knocks over Warner, Green off successive balls right after tea

Ollie Robinson removed David Warner and Chris Green off successive balls in the second over after tea on Day 2 of the first Ashes Test in Brisbane, to get England back into the contest. Warner, who was dismissed off a Ben Stokes no-ball earlier in the day, missed his 25th Test hundred by six runs.
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newscricket10 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Matt Prior believes that England will have fast bowlers clinch the series

Matt Prior is of the opinion that England have a set of fast bowlers to replicate their success in Ashes 2010-11 and the runs scored by batsmen will be vital for the victory. He also added that team needs to make sure they are very clear on their own plans playing versus Australia in the Ashes.
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newscricketa year ago

 20 players get new deal in ECB’s revised men’s central contract model

The English Cricket Board (ECB) have scrapped their previous dual contract model, which awarded separate deals for Tests and white-ball cricket, and the renewed one features 20 annual central contracts for its men’s players. Jack Leach, Dawid Malan and Ollie Robinson were the first time entrants.
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