Sledging crackdown killing excitement in cricket: David Warner
Sledging crackdown killing excitement in cricket: David Warner

Australia opening batsman David Warner on Friday insisted that the recent moves by the International Cricket Council (ICC) to crack down on sledging are taking the excitement out of the game.

IPL Betting: Lalit Modi names three cricketers who were bribed

Controversial former Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Lalit Modi has alleged that two leading Indian cricketers and a West Indian player had been bribed by an Indian real estate tycoon, who is also a bookmaker.

Aditya Verma writes to ICC to clarify on Modi claims
Aditya Verma writes to ICC to clarify on Modi claims

 Cricket Association of Bihar President Aditya Verma has asked the ICC to clarify on the claims made by controversial former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi that two leading Indian cricketers and a West Indian player had been bribed by an Indian real estate tycoon.

Lalit Modi drops another bombshell, names three cricketers bribed by bookie
Lalit Modi drops another bombshell, names three cricketers bribed by bookie

Controversial former Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Lalit Modi has alleged that two leading Indian cricketers and a West Indian player had been bribed by an Indian real estate tycoon, who is also a bookmaker.

Will discuss DRS usage with team: Virat Kohli
Will discuss DRS usage with team: Virat Kohli

India Test captain Virat Kohli said he is open to discussing the usage of the Decision Review System (DRS) with his team, even as the Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) continues to oppose its employment in matches.

Can't force either India or Pakistan to revive ties: ICC
Can't force either India or Pakistan to revive ties: ICC

ICC chief executive Dave Richardson has said that while the world body wants resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral ties but it cannot interfere in the matter concerning boards from both countries.

PCB invites PM, Army Chief for T20 vs Zimbabwe
PCB invites PM, Army Chief for T20 vs Zimbabwe

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has invited Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the Chief of army General Raheel Sharif to watch the T20 match between Pakistan and Zimbabwe at the Gaddafi stadium on Friday.

BCCI unlikely to discuss Anurag Thakur-bookie link despite ICC letter
BCCI unlikely to discuss Anurag Thakur-bookie link despite ICC letter

The BCCI is unlikely to act on the ICC's letter to its President Jagmohan Dalmiya in which it is alleged that Board Secretary Anurag Thakur was photographed with a suspected bookie during a function in Chandigarh.

ICC warns BCCI about Anurag Thakur socializing with alleged bookie
ICC warns BCCI about Anurag Thakur socializing with alleged bookie

A fresh controversy hit the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) as pictures of secretary Anurag Thakur socializing with an alleged bookie Karan Gilhotra emerged on Sunday.

No godfather in Sri Lanka Cricket now: Sports Minister
No godfather in Sri Lanka Cricket now: Sports Minister

Explaining his decision to appoint an interim committee to run the affairs of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake said "there will be no godfather in Sri Lanka Cricket now".

Peeved ICC President Kamal leaves MCG before end of final
Peeved ICC President Kamal leaves MCG before end of final

Peeved at not being given the opportunity to hand out the World Cup trophy to the champions, International Cricket Council (ICC) President Mustafa Kamal left the Melbourne Cricket Ground even before the final between Australia and New Zealand finished.

ICC World Cup 2015: ICC to consider new ODI rules to help bowlers
ICC World Cup 2015: ICC to consider new ODI rules to help bowlers

The highlight reels at the World Cup have been running hot with batsman smashing balls all over cricket stadiums in Australia and New Zealand.

ICC World Cup 2015: ICC boss says more teams at next World Cup is unlikely
ICC World Cup 2015: ICC boss says more teams at next World Cup is unlikely

The head of the International Cricket Council (ICC) says the world governing body is unlikely to change its plans to reduce the number of teams at the next World Cup despite being impressed by the performances of the Associate nations during the current tournament.

World Cup 2015: ICC differs with own president over 'no-ball row', backs its umpires
World Cup 2015: ICC differs with own president over 'no-ball row', backs its umpires

Rejecting its own President's criticism of the umpiring during Bangladesh's World Cup quarterfinal loss to India, the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday said Mustafa Kamal's outburst against the match officials was "unfortunate" and "baseless".

Ireland's George Dockrell hopes to be back for another World Cup
Ireland's George Dockrell hopes to be back for another World Cup

Ireland's George Dockrell on Monday said he was hoping to be back at the ICC World Cup 2019 in England.

2019 World Cup in England set to be 10-team format: ICC
2019 World Cup in England set to be 10-team format: ICC

ICC's Chief Executive Officer Dave Richardson on Sunday said that the game's governing body is all set to prune the number of teams from 14 to 10 for the next Cricket World Cup, scheduled to be held in England in 2019.

Fixing attempts during World Cup will be thwarted: Dave Richardson
Fixing attempts during World Cup will be thwarted: Dave Richardson

ICC chief executive Dave Richardson says any attempts by match fixers to influence the outcome of the match will be "thwarted" by strong measures put in place by the apex cricket body and World Cup organisers.

ICC have idea on who match-fixers are: Dave Richardson
ICC have idea on who match-fixers are: Dave Richardson

The International Cricket Council had a "far better idea" of the people involved in match-fixing and would do everything in their power to ensure the "sickness" of corruption did not affect the World Cup, Chief Executive Dave Richardson said on Wednesday.

Aaron Finch unfazed by size of boundaries in World Cup
Aaron Finch unfazed by size of boundaries in World Cup

A day after International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Dave Richardson proposed having 90-metre boundaries in the World Cup wherever possible, Australia opener Aaron Finch said that if the proposal was executed, it would not affect them as they have the “firepower” to play to the dimensions of the ground.

I am targeting a World Cup return: Harbhajan Singh
I am targeting a World Cup return: Harbhajan Singh

 Fresh from leading Punjab to a runner-up finish in the Vijay Hazare one-day tournament, out-of-favour Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh is happy with his own showing in the domestic circuit and is keen to make a comeback into the national team for the 2015 World Cup.