Chanaka Welegdera, the Sri Lankan fast bowler is in severe doubt for the upcoming Champions Trophy after sustaining a injury to his foot. The Champions Trophy starts on June 6 but it only took Welegedera 2.4 overs in a tour match between Sri Lanka A and Rest of Sri Lanka to sustain the foot injury.
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It was evident in the 1st ODI that the Scotland batting wasn’t up to the standard of the Pakistan bowling attack and the home team will hope they can improve and make it a much closer game in the 2nd ODI. It is a good time for Pakistan to prepare for the Champions Trophy and [...]
Delhi Police have announced that they have arrest three Rajasthan Royals players who are Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila of who are all bowlers. The players have allegedly made contact with bookmakers and promised certain events during this year’s IPL. The Commissioner of Delhi Police said while releasing details of the arrest that there [...]
New Zealand will play their 1st test of the reverse series at Lord’s where England are very strong and have been very successful against visitors in the past. New Zealand almost beat England at home in the first Test series so England will want to make sure they do a lot better and will rely [...]
The Pakistan Cricket Board has released the 30 man list which shows the contracts given out to the Pakistan international cricketers. Shahid Afridi and Younis Khan both weren’t picked for the upcoming Champions Trophy but have retained their Category A contracts. Other noticeable news that is related to the contract list is that Umar Gul [...]
Zimbabwe and Bangladesh play the 2nd T20 of the series only a day after the first so the recovery time is short. Bangladesh will go home empty handed anyway even if they win this 2nd T20 as the series will be tied which will mean Zimbabwe will require a win to hang onto the T20 [...]
Zimbabwe and Bangladesh move onto their last series of the tour in the shortest of the formats after Zimbabwe won the ODI Series. Bangladesh will hope they can take some silverware home and that will mean they have to win the 1st of the 2 T20 match series. Zimbabwe have several players who can hit [...]
Zimbabwe hold the momentum going into the 3rd and final one-day match of the tour where Bangladesh will be hoping to turn things around to win the series in Bulawayo. Zimbabwe won the 2nd ODI by 6 wickets with 13 balls in spare and they can thank Sean Williams who was man of the match [...]
The West Indies have announced the surprise of Dwayne Bravo being revealed as the new captain of the ODI team. Darren Sammy will continue to captain the Test and Twenty20 side, it has been reported that the decision was made over the ODI captaincy because the West Indies have only won three ODI series in [...]
India have announced their 15 man squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy in England during June with quite a number of changes from their last ODI series. The two biggest names excluded from the squad are allrounder Yuvraj Singh and opening batsman Gautam Gambhir.