Jumbo India squad expected for England trip; Prithvi Shaw set for comeback, Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan in mix | Cricket News – Times of India

<p>Prithvi Shaw is expected to back after getting his form back in IPL. He played only one Test in Australia last year and was dropped for lack of form. (Getty Images)<br></p> NEW DELHI: The India A regulars like Abhimanyu Easwaran and Priyank Panchal will be in contention along with rookie sensation Devdutt Padikkal when the … Read more Jumbo India squad expected for England trip; Prithvi Shaw set for comeback, Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan in mix | Cricket News – Times of India

Qiana Joseph, uncapped Kaysia Schultz handed West Indies central contracts

News In all, eighteen women players have been offered deals, an increase of three from the last season Qiana Joseph and the uncapped Kaysia Schultz have received their first West Indies central contracts, for the 2021-22 season. Shawnisha Hector, who has played just a solitary international – an ODI against India in 2019 – once … Read more Qiana Joseph, uncapped Kaysia Schultz handed West Indies central contracts

IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians head coach Jayawardene to quarantine in Maldives with Aussie contingent | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Mumbai Indians on Thursday informed that the Australian contingent will fly to the Maldives on a special charter flight and will be quarantined for 14 days before the group departs for Australia. Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene will also complete his quarantine in the Maldives before returning to Sri Lanka. The franchise also … Read more IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians head coach Jayawardene to quarantine in Maldives with Aussie contingent | Cricket News – Times of India

Bangladesh’s IPL players Shakib Al Hasan, Mustafizur Rahaman return to Dhaka | Cricket News – Times of India

DHAKA: Bangladesh internationals Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahaman on Thursday afternoon returned safely to Dhaka on a chartered flight arranged by the Rajasthan Royals and the Kolkata Knight Riders after the IPL was indefinitely postponed. While KKR posted the news of Shakib’s safe arrival here, Mustafizur took to twitter to thank both the franchises … Read more Bangladesh’s IPL players Shakib Al Hasan, Mustafizur Rahaman return to Dhaka | Cricket News – Times of India

Inside IPL’s bubble: Players recall how it changed after COVID came knocking | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: There was undeniable fear once COVID-19 found its way into IPL‘s bio-bubble, some Indian players who participated in the recently-suspended T20 league have revealed with a couple of them also asserting that it wasn’t as “tight” as it was last year. The world’s biggest T20 league was forced to suspend proceedings indefinitely on … Read more Inside IPL’s bubble: Players recall how it changed after COVID came knocking | Cricket News – Times of India

Tom Abell’s unbeaten fifty keeps Somerset ahead on spicy pitch after Hampshire fall for 79

Report Lewis Gregory takes 4 for 26 as hosts are bundled out inside 41 overs shortly after lunch Somerset 142 for 5 (Abell 52*) lead Hampshire 79 (Gregory 4-26) by 63 runs A fighting half-century from skipper Tom Abell helped Somerset build a 63-run lead over Hampshire on an eventful opening day at the Ageas … Read more Tom Abell’s unbeaten fifty keeps Somerset ahead on spicy pitch after Hampshire fall for 79

‘My World Has Been Rocked to Its Core’ – Veda Krishnamurthy in Mourning After Losing Mother And Sister to COVID

Inside two weeks, India women cricketer Veda Krishnamurthy lost her mother and sister to coronavirus. India is currently in the grip of a deadly second wave of coronavirus with the country reporting over four lakh fresh cases on Wednesday alone. Krishamurthy’s mother passed away last month while her 45-year-old sister Vatsala Shivakumar died at a private hospital in Chikkamagaluru … Read more ‘My World Has Been Rocked to Its Core’ – Veda Krishnamurthy in Mourning After Losing Mother And Sister to COVID

IPL 2021 | Chennai Super Kings airlifts Balaji and Hussey

West Indies cricketers will leave on Friday morning and Kiwis depart in the evening, says franchise official Chennai Super Kings has been a franchise that has always cared for its cricketers. It, thus, came as no surprise that the two members of its coaching staff who tested positive for COVID-19 were both flown by air … Read more IPL 2021 | Chennai Super Kings airlifts Balaji and Hussey

Cricket West Indies Awards Central Contracts to 18 Women Cricketers

Cricket West Indies (CWI) has increased the number of West Indies women players who will get retainer contracts for the 2021-2022 season to 18. This is an increase of three retainer contracts compared to the 2020-21 season with contracts offered for the first time to developing young players Kaysia Schultz and Qiana Joseph. The three … Read more Cricket West Indies Awards Central Contracts to 18 Women Cricketers

South Africa to tour Windies next month

South Africa will tour the West Indies next month at the start of an intensive build-up to the T20 World Cup, which is scheduled in October, the national federation announced on Thursday. Cricket South Africa (CSA) director of cricket Graeme Smith said South Africa would play two Test matches and five Twenty20 Internationals in the … Read more South Africa to tour Windies next month