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Who is Sobers Joban, the Indian offering to fix Ashes?

Who is Sobers Joban, the Indian offering to fix Ashes?

The 31-year-old Chamba-born Joban has played for Delhi and Himachal Pradesh at the Under-19 and Under-22 level and was part of the 2002 Cooch Behar Trophy. 

Dec 15, 2017, 10:34 AM IST
Boards need to monitor T20 leagues to curb corruption: Waqar

Boards need to monitor T20 leagues to curb corruption: Waqar

Former Pakistan head coach, Waqar Younis believes cricket boards need to increase their monitoring of franchise-based T20 leagues and educate the players to keep the sport clean of corruption.

Nov 17, 2017, 14:12 PM IST
England on brink of rivaling IPL and Big Bash with city-based T20 tournament

England on brink of rivaling IPL and Big Bash with city-based T20 tournament

Eight as yet unnamed teams will play 36 games over a 38-day summer window in the season, with four home games per team.

Mar 28, 2017, 09:09 AM IST
Neck injury forces Australia's Chris Lynn out of T20 series against Sri Lanka

Neck injury forces Australia's Chris Lynn out of T20 series against Sri Lanka

The injury forced Lynn out of Australia`s one-day squad for their matches against Pakistan last month.

Feb 09, 2017, 09:43 AM IST
Australia vs Pakistan, 3rd ODI Preview: Chris Lynn ruled out of ODI series due to neck injury, Peter Handscomb to debut

Australia vs Pakistan, 3rd ODI Preview: Chris Lynn ruled out of ODI series due to neck injury, Peter Handscomb to debut

Peter Handscomb, who has impressed as a Test batsman would make his ODI debut against Pakistan on Thursday.

Jan 18, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
England set for Big Bash-style T20 cricket league

England set for Big Bash-style T20 cricket league

The new eight-team tournament will run in addition to the existing Twenty20 Blast competition involving all 18 first-class counties.

Sep 14, 2016, 22:00 PM IST
WATCH: Epic Lasith Malinga — When Slinger produced arguably greatest T20 spell of 6 for 7

WATCH: Epic Lasith Malinga — When Slinger produced arguably greatest T20 spell of 6 for 7

Lasith Malinga bowled a devastating spell of six wickets for seven runs for the Melbourne Stars in Australia's Big Bash competition in 2012.

Sep 03, 2016, 23:53 PM IST
Adam Zampa asks Australian media not to call him 'Warnie' - Here's why

Adam Zampa asks Australian media not to call him 'Warnie' - Here's why

Zampa did well in Big Bash League, ICC WT20 and the IPL.

May 30, 2016, 10:46 AM IST
Kevin Pietersen: Home advantage means India are favourites in ICC World T20

Kevin Pietersen: Home advantage means India are favourites in ICC World T20

KP Thinks that Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma are real superstars of the game.

Feb 04, 2016, 10:33 AM IST
Australia's Usman Khawaja sets sights on Boxing Day Test

Australia's Usman Khawaja sets sights on Boxing Day Test

Khawaja`s spot was taken by Shaun Marsh for the third and final Test against New Zealand. 

Dec 02, 2015, 13:29 PM IST
T20 Leagues threatening future of bilateral series: ICC CEO

T20 Leagues threatening future of bilateral series: ICC CEO

The ICC chief executive David Richardson warned that the growing popularity of the domestic Twenty20 leagues like the IPL, Big Bash and CPL are threatening the survival of bilateral series with the exception of Ashes and big-ticket tours involving India.

Jul 30, 2015, 13:46 PM IST
Mohammad Aamir could play in Big Bash T20

Mohammad Aamir could play in Big Bash T20

 Pakistan's banned left-arm pacer Mohammad Aamir could feature in the Australian Big Bash T20 tournament later this year.

May 17, 2015, 19:21 PM IST
Kumar Sangakkara signs up for Australia's Big Bash

Kumar Sangakkara signs up for Australia's Big Bash

Sri Lankan batting great Kumar Sangakkara has given Australia`s domestic Twenty20 league a major shot in the arm by signing up to play for the Hobart Hurricanes from next season.

May 06, 2015, 11:44 AM IST
England name Ottis Gibson as fast bowler coach for West Indies tour

England name Ottis Gibson as fast bowler coach for West Indies tour

England named former West Indies paceman Ottis Gibson as their fast bowling coach on Thursday for a Caribbean tour in April.

Mar 26, 2015, 21:51 PM IST
IPL is the best thing for me, says Eoin Morgan

IPL is the best thing for me, says Eoin Morgan

Putting his Test ambitions on hold, England ODI skipper Eoin Morgan has decided to make himself available for selection in the 2015 Indian Premier League Player Auction likely to be held in Bangalore on February 16.

Jan 29, 2015, 15:25 PM IST
Pakistan ex-captain Shoaib Malik voices World Cup hopes

Pakistan ex-captain Shoaib Malik voices World Cup hopes

Discarded former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik Wednesday said he wanted to play in next year`s World Cup, but needed clarity on his role and must be told what is expected of him.

Jan 01, 2015, 09:12 AM IST
Big Bash best way to prepare for World Cup: Shakib Al Hasan

Big Bash best way to prepare for World Cup: Shakib Al Hasan

 Bangladeshi all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has said playing in Australia's domestic Big Bash Twenty 20 cricket tournament would enable him to prepare in the best possible way for the ICC World Cup to be jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand next year.

Dec 28, 2014, 12:30 PM IST
Bangladesh allow bad boy Shakib Al Hasan to play Big Bash tournament

Bangladesh allow bad boy Shakib Al Hasan to play Big Bash tournament

Bangladesh cricket chiefs announced Tuesday they were lifting a suspension for bad behaviour on Shakib Al Hasan, allowing the star all-rounder to play in overseas leagues including Australia`s Big

Dec 02, 2014, 18:06 PM IST

Wish I played more Tests in Australia, England: Mahela Jayawardene

As his illustrious innings in Test cricket came to an end, the artistic Mahela Jayawardene wished he could play more matches in Australia, England and South Africa and built his reputation of being a connoisseurs delight the world over.

Aug 19, 2014, 17:45 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen wants England to have IPL-style T20 cricket tournament

Kevin Pietersen feels that IPL-style T20 cricket tournament will benefit English cricket. Talking to All Out Cricket magazine, the former English skipper said that franchise cricket would work in the United Kingdom.

Aug 12, 2014, 10:43 AM IST