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Former Bengal spinner Murtaza Lodhgar dies aged 45
Former Bengal spinner Murtaza Lodhgar dies aged 45

He played nine first-class matches between 1997 and 2007, taking 34 wickets

Peter Trego announces retirement from professional cricket
Peter Trego announces retirement from professional cricket

Nottinghamshire allrounder was best known as a swashbuckling white-ball batter for Somerset

Katherine Brunt calls on wealth of experience to help England home
Katherine Brunt calls on wealth of experience to help England home

Allrounder's vital performance with bat and ball ensured victory over stubborn NZ

Luke Wright: 'We can't be losing our best players all the time'
Luke Wright: 'We can't be losing our best players all the time'

Sussex captain laments talent drain from South Coast as side aims for Finals Day glory

England tour of Pakistan in doubt as ECB reassesses security arrangements
England tour of Pakistan in doubt as ECB reassesses security arrangements

Decision due in '24-48 hours' in wake of New Zealand's abandonment of ongoing series

Joe Root's grandfather hits out at the Hundred after England Test shortcomings
Joe Root's grandfather hits out at the Hundred after England Test shortcomings

New tournament 'as welcome' as Covid, says Don Root in letter to cricket magazine

IPL 2021: 'It's what you do in the second half that matters' - Shamsi expects upturn in Royals' fortunes
IPL 2021: 'It's what you do in the second half that matters' - Shamsi expects upturn in Royals' fortunes

"I think it is a challenge [bowling in Sharjah], but it also means that you have an opportunity to get wickets"

Sridharan Sharath to head India's new junior selection committee
Sridharan Sharath to head India's new junior selection committee

Other members of the committee are Pathik Patel, Ranadeb Bose, Kishan Mohan and Harvinder Sodhi

Security alert: New Zealand call off Pakistan tour minutes before first ODI
Security alert: New Zealand call off Pakistan tour minutes before first ODI

"Which world is NZ living in? NZ will hear us at ICC," tweets PCB chairman Ramiz Raja

Chris Dent resigns as Gloucestershire captain after four years in role
Chris Dent resigns as Gloucestershire captain after four years in role

Club in transition with recruitment for head coach, performance director ongoing

Tim Paine details invasive neck surgery, confident for Ashes return
Tim Paine details invasive neck surgery, confident for Ashes return

Australia's Test captain believes he made the right decision to go under the knife

Stephen Fry to deliver 'fan's perspective' in MCC Cowdrey lecture
Stephen Fry to deliver 'fan's perspective' in MCC Cowdrey lecture

Comedian will be second non-cricketer to deliver lecture, following Archbishop Tutu in 2008

IPL 2021: Rishabh Pant to continue as Delhi Capitals captain
IPL 2021: Rishabh Pant to continue as Delhi Capitals captain

He will remain in the role for the rest of the season despite Shreyas Iyer having returned from his shoulder injury

Virat Kohli to step down as India's T20I captain after T20 World Cup
Virat Kohli to step down as India's T20I captain after T20 World Cup

"I feel I need to give myself space to be fully ready to lead the Indian Team in Test and ODI Cricket."

Shardul Thakur on Covid-19 outbreak in India's bubble: 'There was fear that it could happen to me or to anyone'
Shardul Thakur on Covid-19 outbreak in India's bubble: 'There was fear that it could happen to me or to anyone'

Says assistant physio testing positive was a big concern as he had worked with "everyone" ahead of the Manchester Test

Tom Latham ready to embrace multiple roles for New Zealand
Tom Latham ready to embrace multiple roles for New Zealand

Captain expects pitches in Pakistan to allow seamers to have a bigger role than they did in Bangladesh

NZ quarantine facilities in place for Bangladesh, Netherlands, South Africa to tour in 2021-22
NZ quarantine facilities in place for Bangladesh, Netherlands, South Africa to tour in 2021-22

India's three ODIs in New Zealand likely to be postponed, with team not on government's latest managed-isolation list

Dwayne Bravo: 'Giving young players belief and opportunity' reason behind Patriots' title win
Dwayne Bravo: 'Giving young players belief and opportunity' reason behind Patriots' title win

"All I asked the guys was to back each other - It doesn't matter whether we perform or not, play or not play, let's stay tight, let's stay together"

Tayla Vlaeminck won't feature until T20Is as Australia focus on protecting young quicks
Tayla Vlaeminck won't feature until T20Is as Australia focus on protecting young quicks

The workloads, especially around the day-night Test, will be closely monitored by coaching staff

Reniece Boyce, Sheneta Grimmond, Chinelle Henry in West Indies squad for fourth South Africa ODI
Reniece Boyce, Sheneta Grimmond, Chinelle Henry in West Indies squad for fourth South Africa ODI

Qiana Joseph, Chedean Nation, and Karishma Ramharack have been rested