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Durham bubble breach: Gunathilaka, Mendis, Dickwella likely to face long suspensions
Durham bubble breach: Gunathilaka, Mendis, Dickwella likely to face long suspensions

Five-member panel recommends Gunathilaka and Mendis be suspended for two years; Dickwella for 18 months

Vinay Kumar joins Parthiv Patel in Mumbai Indians talent scout team
Vinay Kumar joins Parthiv Patel in Mumbai Indians talent scout team

The former India seamer had been part of Mumbai's title-winning campaigns in 2015 and 2017

Bangladesh unhappy as Australia's Covid-19 demands force Mushfiqur Rahim to miss home T20Is
Bangladesh unhappy as Australia's Covid-19 demands force Mushfiqur Rahim to miss home T20Is

According to the terms agreed to between the two boards, the senior batter can't enter the Dhaka bio-bubble now

Dhananjaya de Silva on batting long: 'This is what I'm meant to do for the team'
Dhananjaya de Silva on batting long: 'This is what I'm meant to do for the team'

He trusted his lower-order team-mates to play big shots if he took the game deep

Dom Bess 'would never turn Ashes down' as England players head for talks
Dom Bess 'would never turn Ashes down' as England players head for talks

Australia's strict Covid-19 restrictions raise prospect of senior players' withdrawals

Lockie Ferguson set to make Manchester Originals debut following recovery from injury
Lockie Ferguson set to make Manchester Originals debut following recovery from injury

The Originals had lined up Anrich Nortje as Ferguson's replacement but the latter returned to fitness sooner than expected

Shaw, Suryakumar, Hardik, Chahal among India players in isolation
Shaw, Suryakumar, Hardik, Chahal among India players in isolation

Pandey, Gowtham, Kishan and Deepak Chahar also ruled out of the last two T20Is against Sri Lanka

Jofra Archer not expected to link up with Southern Brave this week
Jofra Archer not expected to link up with Southern Brave this week

Team hopeful of having the pacer for the last four games as he continues a gradual comeback from elbow surgery

Hasaranga jumps to second spot among T20I bowlers, Hazlewood second in ODIs
Hasaranga jumps to second spot among T20I bowlers, Hazlewood second in ODIs

Starc moves up as many as 10 places to reach eighth among ODI bowlers

Alex Carey praised for his calmness but T20 captaincy remains up for grabs
Alex Carey praised for his calmness but T20 captaincy remains up for grabs

Matthew Wade could stand in for the injured Aaron Finch during the series in Bangladesh

Krunal Pandya's immediate contacts test negative for Covid-19
Krunal Pandya's immediate contacts test negative for Covid-19

None of them, however, will travel to the ground for the last two matches of the series

Mike Hendrick, former Derbyshire and England seamer, dies aged 72
Mike Hendrick, former Derbyshire and England seamer, dies aged 72

Highly regarded fast-medium bowler played 30 Tests for England and also coached Ireland

Krunal Pandya tests positive for Covid-19, second T20I against Sri Lanka postponed by a day
Krunal Pandya tests positive for Covid-19, second T20I against Sri Lanka postponed by a day

Eight close contacts of the allrounder, most of them players, are also in isolation

Perth Scorchers sign Peter Hatzoglou for two years
Perth Scorchers sign Peter Hatzoglou for two years

A breakout star last BBL season, the legspinner was the Melbourne Renegades' highest wicket-taker

Daniel Worrall signs three-year deal with Surrey
Daniel Worrall signs three-year deal with Surrey

A British passport holder, the quick will not need to represent the county as an overseas player

Kurtis Patterson hopes New South Wales captaincy aids batting revival
Kurtis Patterson hopes New South Wales captaincy aids batting revival

He felt something click in the Sheffield Shield final and is aiming to build on that this season

Calmer and stronger KL Rahul hopes for Test revival at scene of his last Test century
Calmer and stronger KL Rahul hopes for Test revival at scene of his last Test century

He hasn't played much red-ball cricket of late, but finds himself in the mix for a go in the England series

Shahid Afridi to play in Nepal's Everest Premier League
Shahid Afridi to play in Nepal's Everest Premier League

Will play alongside local star Sandeep Lamichhane for Kathmandu Kings XI

Alex Hales serves a timely reminder of his white-ball credentials
Alex Hales serves a timely reminder of his white-ball credentials

"Every tournament I play is always a chance for me to keep reminding people I'm still an international quality player"

Kieron Pollard: Pitches 'absolutely ridiculous, unacceptable for international cricket'
Kieron Pollard: Pitches 'absolutely ridiculous, unacceptable for international cricket'

"It goes back even to our regional cricket as well. I think as a whole we need to do better," he added.