Mahela Jayawardene: Middle-overs batting could ‘still improve’ but pretty happy how things are

News The Mumbai Indians’ head coach says his batters have adapted well to the challenge of playing on slow wickets in Chennai The Mumbai Indians’ head coach Mahela Jayawardene feels that his batters have adapted well to the challenge of playing on slow wickets in Chennai, but there are areas where the team could “still … Read more Mahela Jayawardene: Middle-overs batting could ‘still improve’ but pretty happy how things are

South Australia cut five players after winless season

News The state finished bottom of the Sheffield Shield and Marsh Cup and will look to revamp their squad this winter Jason Gillespie has begun the process of revamping South Australia’s squad after their winless season by cutting five players ahead of what is expected to be recruitment from other states during the winter. Tom … Read more South Australia cut five players after winless season

Australians at the IPL: Glenn Maxwell’s revival, David Warner’s challenge, quicks go the distance

News Catch up with how the Australian names have gone in the opening stages of this year’s IPL Maxwell’s revival Last year’s IPL was a forgettable one for Glenn Maxwell as he tallied just 108 runs in 11 innings for Kings XI – without hitting a single six – and was subsequently let go. That … Read more Australians at the IPL: Glenn Maxwell’s revival, David Warner’s challenge, quicks go the distance

Where and when to watch RCB vs KKR live match at 3.30 PM IST on April 18, 2021

News How, where and when to watch Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders live match at 3.30 PM IST on April 18, 2021 Royal Challengers Bangalore, who are occupying the second position after two round of games, will have their sights set on a third win in a row when they face the Kolkata … Read more Where and when to watch RCB vs KKR live match at 3.30 PM IST on April 18, 2021

‘Sack it, I’m going to try and rip it’ – Matt Parkinson on his ball-of-the-century contender

News Lancashire legspinner’s jaffa went viral on Friday and earned him praise from Shane Warne Matt Parkinson, the Lancashire legspinner, became a social-media star on Friday after bowling a ball-of-the-century contender to Northamptonshire’s Adam Rossington in a County Championship fixture at Old Trafford, the delivery evoking memories of Shane Warne’s dismissal of Mike Gatting at … Read more ‘Sack it, I’m going to try and rip it’ – Matt Parkinson on his ball-of-the-century contender

As it happened: Queensland vs New South Wales, Sheffield Shield final, 2nd day

Welcome to our live report for the opening day of the Sheffield Shield final between Queensland and defending champions New South Wales at Allan Border Field in Brisbane. Join us for updates throughout the day. *Most recent entry will appear at the top, please refresh your page for the latest updates. All times are local. … Read more As it happened: Queensland vs New South Wales, Sheffield Shield final, 2nd day

Delhi Capitals rope in Shams Mulani as a short-term Covid-19 replacement for Axar Patel

News Karnataka’s Anirudha Joshi replaces the injured Shreyas Iyer Shams Mulani, the Mumbai left-arm fingerspin-bowling allrounder, has been signed by the Delhi Capitals as a temporary like-for-like replacement for Axar Patel.┬áThe Capitals also brought in Aniruddha Joshi as a replacement for their regular captain Shreyas Iyer who has been sidelined from the entire season. Patel … Read more Delhi Capitals rope in Shams Mulani as a short-term Covid-19 replacement for Axar Patel

Talking Points: Are Manish Pandey’s runs hurting Sunrisers Hyderabad?

News And how did Holder end with 3 for 30 on a pitch that was slow and sluggish? Here are the major Talking Points after Royal Challengers Bangalore’s six-run win against the Sunrisers Hyderabad on Wednesday. Are Manish Pandey’s runs hurting the Sunrisers?With 99 runs, Manish Pandey is the leading run-scorer for the Sunrisers Hyderabad … Read more Talking Points: Are Manish Pandey’s runs hurting Sunrisers Hyderabad?

Ben Stokes named Wisden’s leading cricketer in the world for second straight year

Ben Stokes has been named as the leading cricketer in the world for a second consecutive year in the 2021 edition of Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack, which is published on April 15. Stokes amassed 641 Test runs at 58.27 for the calendar year, which was more than anyone else, while his 19 wickets cost just 18.73 … Read more Ben Stokes named Wisden’s leading cricketer in the world for second straight year

Heath Streak handed eight-year ban for corruption

News Streak is understood to have facilitated approaches by a corruptor to people within teams he was coach at Former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak has been banned for eight years after being charged with – and admitting to – five breaches of the ICC’s anti-corruption code, including accepting a payment in bitcoins from a potential … Read more Heath Streak handed eight-year ban for corruption