Pandey, Pandya star in India A’s clinical series win

Manish Pandey scored a ton as India A thrashed West Indies A by 148 runs to clinch the five-match series in Antigua on Tuesday (July 16). Shubman Gill scored 77 while Shreyas Iyer got 47 before Krunal Pandya’s five-wicket haul dismantled the hosts for 147 once they were set 296 to win.Opting to bat, Anmolpreet […]

Morgan has earned the right to decide on captaincy: Strauss

Andrew Strauss believes Eoin Morgan has “earned the right” to take his time when deciding on whether he should continue as captain after taking England to their first ever men’s World Cup. As the man who kept Morgan in place after the disastrous 2015 World Cup when he joined the ECB as managing director of […]

Gordon, Brunt included in England Ashes squad for one-off Test

Kirstie Gordon, the 21-year-old left-arm spinner, has been included in England’s Ashes squad for the only Test against Australia which begins from July 18. Kirstie Gordon, the 21-year-old left-arm spinner, has been included in England’s Ashes squad for the only TestKirstie Gordon, the 21-year-old left-arm spinner, has been included in England’s Ashes squad for the […]

Fakhar Zaman pens T20 Blast deal with Glamorgan

Shaun Marsh’s injury has opened T20 Blast doors for Fakhar Zaman, as the Pakistan opener signed up for Glamorgan for the first half of the next season, it was confirmed on Monday (July 15). Marsh fractured his arm after being hit in the nets during the World Cup before the last league game against South […]

Williamson jumps two spots in ODI rankings

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has jumped two places in the ICC ODI rankings for batsmen after having amassed 578 runs in the recently-concluded World Cup, which also helped him bag the Player of the Tournament award. Williamson has jumped to the sixth spot, behind only Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Babar Azam, Faf du Plessis […]

Ervine, Williams help Zimbabwe level series

While all eyes were on the 2019 World Cup final, around 500 miles away from London in Northern Ireland, Sean Williams and Craig Ervine slammed fifties as Zimbabwe gunned down a target of 172 with 20 balls to spare to level the three-match T20I series 1-1 in Bready on Sunday (July 14).Cricket is a great […]