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ICC T20 WC: 100 percent attendance for final in Dubai

The final of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 will be held at the Dubai International Stadium. 25,000 seats will be available to accommodate fans in Dubai. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) has got permission for capacity crowd to be allowed....

English cricketer Fran Wilson announces retirement from international cricket

England World Cup winner Fran Wilson decides to hang her boots after an international career of almost 11 years. Fran Wilson of England has decided to call a time on her international career, which spanned for almost 11 years. Wilson will continue to play domestic cricket for Sunrisers in the...

England to play the postponed Test against India in 2022

England will play the COVID-19 delayed final match of the five match Test series against India in July next year at Edgbaston, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Friday. The match was due to take place last month at Old Trafford but the tourists said they were...

ECB to field full strength squad in the Ashes after discussions with CA

England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has decided that they will tour Australia for the much-awaited after getting clearance from Test skipper Joe Root. The decision came after a round of discussion between the ECB and Cricket Australia (CA). According to the reports, Joe Root was also part of the...

“I wouldn’t have a doubt in coming out if it was myself”- Nathan Lyon on England being uncertain to tour Australia for Ashes 2021/22

Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon has said that he expects England will tour down under for the Ashes 2021/22 and the strict quarantine in Australia won't stop them from coming later this year in December. The last few days have cast doubts on the tour going ahead due to the several...

Joe Root opens up on traveling to Australia for Ashes 2021-22

England skipper Joe Root is "desperate" to play in the Ashes but cannot yet commit to touring Australia due to the cloud of uncertainty over the COVID-19 protocols. Talks between the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and their counterparts at Cricket Australia (CA) are ongoing in context with the...

Sourav Ganguly clears BCCI’s stand on the postponed fifth Test

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly revealed on September 13 that he wants the postponed Old Trafford Test to be the fifth Test of the England-India Test series. England and India were supposed to lock horns at the Old Trafford in Manchester for the fifth and final match of the five-match Test...

“As long as a team is performing, there is no question of a change in captaincy” – Jay Shah

BCCI secretary Jay Shah has clearly said there won't be a change in captaincy putting all the speculations surrounding the same to rest. Recently, it was reported that Virat Kohli will step down as the limited-overs captain after the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. But Jay Shah categorically mentioned that...

“The players refused to play but you can’t blame them”- Sourav Ganguly on the cancellation of Old Trafford Test

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has said that the Indian players refused to play after the only physio Yogesh Parmer was tested positive for Covid 19 just days before the 5th Test Manchester. He added that the players were devastated by this news as he was in close contact with...

“Anything could have happened from Test One”- Ravi Shastri defends the decision to hold book launch event

India's head coach Ravi Shastri defended himself by saying that whole of the United Kingdom was open while responding to the allegations that his book launch event in London was the cause of his getting affected with Covid-19 during the course of the 4th Test at Oval. Along with him,...