Mitchell Marsh puts country before IPL

  Mitchell Marsh doesn’t know exactly how much money he will lose by playing county cricket rather than the IPL this year. But if the fruits of the decision are more innings like his two contrasting and valuable efforts in Perth and Melbourne, Marsh will happily accept the deficit. In 2016, Marsh was signed for […]

Sabbir Rahman loses BCB central contract, fined and suspended

  Bangladesh batsman Sabbir Rahman has been stripped of his BCB central contract as punishment for assaulting a fan during a first-class match. Sabbir has also been fined Tk 20 lakh ($25,000 approx) and barred from playing domestic cricket for the next six months. Sabbir was the first cricketer in Bangladesh to be punished in […]

Dawid Malan set to replace Ben Stokes in England’s ODI squad

  Dawid Malan is set to replace Ben Stokes in England’s One-Day International squad for the upcoming five match series in Australia. Stokes is currently not available for international selection following an incident outside a Bristol nightclub in September and according to reports, the ECB has decided that the case against him is unlikely to […]

Smith finishes 2017 as top-ranked Test batsman

  Steven Smith widened the gap between Virat Kohli and him in the ICC Test rankings for batsmen, according to the updated list released on Sunday (December 31). Smith achieved career-best 947 points after the fourth Ashes Test in Melbourne and now leads Kohli by 54 points.Smith’s feat is remarkable as only Sir Don Bradman […]

We are under no illusions and ready for it: Kohli

  Cape Town: India feel they have the right balance in their squad to break new ground and win a series in South Africa for the first time, to underline their top ranking in Test cricket, captain Virat Kohli said on Saturday. “Our best result here has been a drawn series in 2010-11 but I […]