Australia have been hit wit two injuries in the wake of their upcoming tour of the UAE against Pakistan in October as fast bowler Ryan Harris and top order batsman Shaun Marsh succumbing to injury. Shaun Marsh suffered an elbow injury while Ryan Harris continues his recovery period after having surgery on his knee to […]
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South African fast bowler, Vernon Philander, has been fined 75% of this match fee in the ongoing 1st Test between South Africa and Sri Lanka after he has been caught ball tampering. Philander breached clause 42.1 of the ICC’s match playing conditions by “scratching the ball with his fingers and thumb” according to the umpires […]
The first Test at Trent Bridge offered plenty of entertainment especially for the home crowd by the end of the Test as it seemed as though India had the upper hand until James Anderson scored an incredible 81 with the bat to save the match. However, Anderson wasn’t in the headlines for his match saving […]
James Anderson has been charged under a level 3 offense of the ICC Code of Conduct for being thought to have abused and pushed Ravindra Jadeja on the second day of the 1st Test between England and India at Trent Bridge. As a result, the English fast bowler is expected to miss at least 2 […]
The series stands level at 1-1 heading into the third and final match in Hambantota where their are a few players playing for their spot in future tours. Jacques Kallis is the biggest name under pressure to hold his spot before the World Cup next year after so horrible form of late and definitely in […]
New Zealand have cut Hamish Rutherford and Peter Fulton from their national contract list after a very poor year with the bat despite both being regular openers for the Test squad. New Zealand’s selectors made six changes to the 20 man list for 2014-15 which included cutting Doug Bracewell, Grant Elliot, Bruce Martin and Dean […]
Pakistan have announced both their Test and ODI squad for their upcoming tour in Sri Lanka which consists of two Tests and three ODIs. Mohammed Hafeez has been dropped from the Test squad and instead Pakistan have selected the younger Umar Akmal. Younis Khan has also been added to the ODI squad.
Former New Zealand international fast bowler Ian Butler has announced his retirement from cricket which is due to the countless number of injuries he has suffered during his career. The 32 year old has struggled with a debilitating back injury over his International career which has hurt his chances of playing in a number of […]
It is the battle of the defensive captains as MS Dhoni and his team travel to England to play Alistair Cook’s English side. Both captains have been under enormous pressure but Alistair Cook’s captaincy job is under scrutiny by many and this series could play a huge part in what happens. However, the English board […]
Sri Lanka will be extremely disappointed with how they performed as a team in the opening match of the tour as they were expected to dominate South Africa on their dusty pitches. However, South Africa should be given credit as they started very well with the bat which put pressure on Sri Lanka from the […]