News


Jake Ball ruled out of Hundred by injury, Welsh Fire call up Luke Fletcher
Jake Ball ruled out of Hundred by injury, Welsh Fire call up Luke Fletcher

Seamer suffers back problem after playing role in Fire's opening two victories

SJN hearings: 'I have never wanted KG dropped from any team at any time,' says AB de Villiers
SJN hearings: 'I have never wanted KG dropped from any team at any time,' says AB de Villiers

His comments come in response to testimony given by ex-selector Hussein Manack on the lead-up to the Wanderers Test against England in 2015-16

Zimbabwe's rescheduled tour of Ireland to begin on August 27
Zimbabwe's rescheduled tour of Ireland to begin on August 27

The five-match T20I series will happen first now. The original schedule had the tour starting with three ODIs

Archer ruled out of all cricket for the rest of 2021 after recurrence of elbow fracture
Archer ruled out of all cricket for the rest of 2021 after recurrence of elbow fracture

The England seamer will play no part in the Test series against India, the T20 World Cup or the Ashes

Adam Milne eyes T20 World Cup spot as he 'keeps his rhythm going' in the Hundred
Adam Milne eyes T20 World Cup spot as he 'keeps his rhythm going' in the Hundred

Injuries have parched him of steady opportunities but he has been able play more consistently since the start of the 2020-21 BBL

As it happened - England vs India, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, 2nd day
As it happened - England vs India, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, 2nd day

Get your dose of analysis, stats and colour from Trent Bridge on ESPNcricinfo's live blog

Rachael Haynes wary of looming quarantine outside NSW ahead of India home series
Rachael Haynes wary of looming quarantine outside NSW ahead of India home series

Australia vice-captain says the WBBL is expected to go ahead as scheduled after the multi-format international assignment

Nic Maddinson and Holly Ferling move from Melbourne Stars to Renegades
Nic Maddinson and Holly Ferling move from Melbourne Stars to Renegades

Maddinson has signed a three-year deal and Ferling a one-year contract

New Zealand to tour Pakistan for first time in 18 years
New Zealand to tour Pakistan for first time in 18 years

The tour starts with three ODIs in Rawalpindi on September 17 and culminates with five T20Is in Lahore.

Marcus Trescothick admits England's preparation not ideal
Marcus Trescothick admits England's preparation not ideal

But batting coach refuses to make excuses for first-innings 183 all out

Afif Hossain credits Mahmudullah's advice with helping his rescue mission
Afif Hossain credits Mahmudullah's advice with helping his rescue mission

Henriques praises Mustafizur's skills in restricting Australians

Despite rain holding sway, Hasan Ali happy to beat a West Indies side 'with such firepower'
Despite rain holding sway, Hasan Ali happy to beat a West Indies side 'with such firepower'

Pakistan's focus now on the Tests, says the pacer, with the series being a key one for his side in the new World Test Championship cycle

Paul Stirling replaces injured Devon Conway at Southern Brave
Paul Stirling replaces injured Devon Conway at Southern Brave

Marchant de Lange returns to Somerset as Wahab Riaz links up with Trent Rockets

Zimbabwe's tour of Ireland postponed; ZC seeks government clearance for travel
Zimbabwe's tour of Ireland postponed; ZC seeks government clearance for travel

ZC has now set August 19 as the new departure date, subject to government clearance

As it happened - England vs India, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, 1st day
As it happened - England vs India, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, 1st day

Get your dose of analysis, stats and colour from Trent Bridge on ESPNcricinfo's live blog

Covid challenge laid bare for Australian grassroots but female game stands tall
Covid challenge laid bare for Australian grassroots but female game stands tall

There was 24% fall in participation during the pandemic hit 2020-21 season

New Zealand to tour Bangladesh for five T20Is in September
New Zealand to tour Bangladesh for five T20Is in September

The series will be part of the teams' preparations for the T20 World Cup, which will be held from October 17 to November 14 in UAE and Oman

Rachael Heyhoe Flint to be commemorated with new gates at Lord's
Rachael Heyhoe Flint to be commemorated with new gates at Lord's

Pioneering figure to receive permanent memorial, five years after her death in 2017

KKR captain Eoin Morgan confirms participation in second half of IPL
KKR captain Eoin Morgan confirms participation in second half of IPL

Jos Buttler, whose second child is expected in early September, doesn't expect to be available for Rajasthan Royals

England hope it will be all right on the night against India
England hope it will be all right on the night against India

Several batters haven't batted in a first-class match for months