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T20 World Cup 2022 fixtures announced, India to lock horns against Pakistan on October 23rd

Inaugural T20 World Cup Winner Team India will start their campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan in 8th T20 World Cup tournament. International Cricket Council on Friday announced the groups and the fixtures for 2022 T20 world cup in Australia. The tournament will commence on October 16 and the Final will be...

Cricket Australia released schedule for the Sri Lanka series

Cricket Australia (CA) on Thursday confirmed the schedule and venues for the five match T20I series between Australia and Sri Lanka starting February 11. The three T20I matches have been relocated by the CA, with all five T20I games next month now to be played across just three venues- SCG,...

ICC Test Rankings: Australia reclaims the top position, India down to 3

Australia has reclaimed the top spot in the ICC Test rankings displacing India after winning the Ashes 4-0 over England. The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the updated ICC Test Rankings and Australia attains the highest spot. It is also the first time Australia have claimed the No.1 ranking...

New Zealand’s tour of Australia postponed due to border protocols

New Zealand's tour of Australia has been postponed indefinitely due to uncertainty of the COVID-19 and border protocols. Both involved boards- Cricket Australia (CA) and New Zealand Cricket (NZC) will now work on rescheduling the white ball series. NZC chief executive David White said: “As we now know, the advent of...

Women’s Ashes: DRS included for the first time in a women’s bilateral series in Australia

Cricket Australia has notified the inclusion of the Decision Review System (DRS) for the upcoming women's Ashes. The technology will be used for the first time in a women's bilateral series in Australia. The DRS will be available throughout the multi-format series i.e. for the only test match and...

Graeme Smith planning to host Australia, England in 2023

Cricket South Africa's (CSA) Director of Cricket, Graeme Smith has said that the board is planning to host rescheduled tours by Australia and England in 2023. The former South African captain said the schedule will be announced soon and also talked about the difficulties of fixing schedules due to the...

James Pattinson rejoins Nottinghamshire for 2022 season

Retired Australian bowler James Pattinson is set to return to Nottinghamshire for the third time after he signed an all-format deal for the 2022 season. After representing Nottinghamshire in the two seasons he'll be returning to Trent Bridge for his third stint as confirmed by the club. He bagged 40...

Usman Khawaja to open; Harris dropped for the Hobart Test

Usman Khawaja will move up to open the batting for Australia with David Warner in the final Test in Hobart, captain Pat Cummins confirmed on Thursday. Marcus Harris will make way for Travis Head in the playing eleven for the last Test. Harris has been dropped after modest returns of...

U-19 World Cup 2022: Rating all the teams’ kits

The ICC Men's U19 World Cup 2022 is set to get underway from January 14, Friday. Four nations in the West Indies will host the tournament this time around. A total of 16 teams will be taking part in the marquee U19 event. The teams are divided into four...

Ramiz Raja proposes a series including India and Pakistan

PCB chairman Ramiz Raja has proposed a four-nation T20I series including arch-rivals India and Pakistan, and Ashes rivals Australia and England. Ramiz reflected that a new financial model on pooling and distribution of income should be devised that is more equitable and gives a higher chunk of profits. "The idea is...