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Kumar Sangakkara bats for World Test Championship, says it can save Test cricket

Kumar Sangakkara bats for World Test Championship, says it can save Test cricket

The 38-year-old said that the real key was to have a balanced schedule of Test cricket where all the countries could get a good and fair opportunity to play the best cricket teams,

No Test Championship, Champions Trophy to continue: ICC

The International Cricket Council (ICC) Executive Board on Saturday decided scrap the proposed World Test Championship and reinstate the highly popular Champions Trophy for 2017 and 2021.

Champions Trophy may be revived following `lukewarm response` to World Test Championship

The future of the World Test Championship to be held in in England in 2017 is in doubt and the tournament is expected to be shelved off quietly by the end of the month.

World Test Championship can revive red-ball cricket: Boycott

England legend Geoffrey Boycott has hailed the introduction of the World Test Championship, which is set to be launched in 2017, saying that the tournament is a good idea as it can give a much-needed `shot in the arm` to Test cricket.

ICC to hold its 1st World Test Championship in England in 2017

The International Cricket Council announced its much awaited World Test Championship which will have its inaugural edition in England during the month of June and July in the year 2017 while the second edition will be held in India in 2021.

No Champions Trophy after 2013

The ICC Champions Trophy, which will be held in England, in 2013, will pull its final curtains as the association plans having one championship for each of the game`s three formats from 2015.

Our aim is to win the World Test Championship: Broad

Stuart Broad has said that his side`s long-term aim is to maintain the newly attained No.1 ranking and eventually win the World Test Championship in 2013.

`Timeless Test` could decide World C`ship: Lorgat

`Timeless` Test -- a match that only ends when one team wins -- could be held to decide the World Test Championship in 2013, ICC CEO Haroon Lorgat has said.

ICC eyes June 2013 for first World Test Championship

ICC is eyeing June 2013 for the inaugural Test world championship and will use current rankings to decide the four playoff spots.