Kaneria summoned by High Court on ECB petition: Lawyer
Kaneria summoned by High Court on ECB petition: Lawyer

Pakistan's banned leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has been summoned for a hearing on August 18 by the Sindh High Court in connection with a petition filed by the England and Wales Cricket Board for the recovery of nearly 250,000 pounds from him as fine in the spot-fixing case.

Sairaj Bahutule set to coach Bengal this year
Sairaj Bahutule set to coach Bengal this year

 Former Mumbai leg-spinner Sairaj Bahutule will be coaching Bengal in the upcoming Ranji Trophy season.

Want to pass on my IPL knowledge to young SA players: Wayne Parnell
Want to pass on my IPL knowledge to young SA players: Wayne Parnell

 Keen on seeing South Africa 'A' do well in the upcoming tri-series involving India 'A' and Australia 'A', medium-pacer Wayne Parnell on Monday said he wants to pass on the knowledge gained from IPL stints to young Proteas players and help them in adapting to conditions.

Virat Kohli's five-bowler strategy a welcome surprise for Amit Mishra ahead of Lanka tour
Virat Kohli's five-bowler strategy a welcome surprise for Amit Mishra ahead of Lanka tour

When Amit Mishra was included in the 15-member squad for Sri Lanka, many were of view that the leg-spinner might not get a chance to play in the three-match Test series and will warm the bench.

Ashes 2015: Peter Nevill says beaten Aussies united despite `complex` call
Ashes 2015: Peter Nevill says beaten Aussies united despite `complex` call

Australia wicketkeeper Peter Nevill has insisted the tourists remain united despite the "complex situation" which saw him included in the side for their third Ashes Test defeat by England.

Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim disappointed after Test washout
Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim disappointed after Test washout

Captain Mushfiqur Rahim feels the weather denied Bangladesh a chance to learn much in the Test cricket series against South Africa.

Bangladesh gain points in Test cricket rankings
Bangladesh gain points in Test cricket rankings

 Bangladesh have accumulated six points after the rain-marred cricket Test series against South Africa that ended in a draw.

Win vs India A a welcome boost before tri-series: Callum Ferguson
Win vs India A a welcome boost before tri-series: Callum Ferguson

Terming the 1-0 win in the unofficial 'Test' series against India A as a confidence booster, Australia A batsman Callum Ferguson on Monday said that the visitors have acclimatised well to Indian conditions and have the momentum with them going into the ODI tri-series.

County bowler claims hat-trick on first 3 balls of match
County bowler claims hat-trick on first 3 balls of match

In an amazing feat, Worcestershire seamer Joe Leach claimed a hat-trick from the first three balls of a one-day English county match against Northamptonshire but his heroics went in vain.

Shah Rukh thanks MCA for revoking ban
Shah Rukh thanks MCA for revoking ban

Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan today thanked the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) for showing "graciousness" in lifting the five-year ban imposed on him from entering the Wankhede Stadium.

Shah Rukh Khan thanks MCA for ending Wankhede ban
Shah Rukh Khan thanks MCA for ending Wankhede ban

Actor Shah Rukh Khan on Monday thanked Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) for lifting his five-year ban from entering the Wankhede Stadium.

BCCI's 'no conflict of interest clause' could affect Tendulkar, Ganguly, Kumble
BCCI's 'no conflict of interest clause' could affect Tendulkar, Ganguly, Kumble

Continuing its efforts to clean up the game, the BCCI is expected to put in place a Player Agent Accreditation System to ensure that those handling the cricketers' commercial interests are bound by a code of conduct.

Cricket match abandoned due to unplayable wicket
Cricket match abandoned due to unplayable wicket

The centre wicket of the Sophia Gardens here, which was heavily criticised for being too batsman-friendly during the first Ashes cricket Test less than three weeks ago, was considered so dangerous and unpredictable that an English county match was abandoned.

Bangladesh defends monsoon Tests
Bangladesh defends monsoon Tests

Bangladesh`s cricket chiefs on Monday defended the decision to host South Africa`s Test series in the monsoon months of July and August, saying no other dates were available.

Shane Warne wants 'misfiring' Michael Clarke to bat at No.5
Shane Warne wants 'misfiring' Michael Clarke to bat at No.5

Legendary Australian spinner Shane Warne has insisted that skipper Michael Clarke should bat at No.5 instead of No. 4, if his side wants to keep the Ashes hopes alive when they will take on England in the fourth Test at Trent Bridge.

Sir Don Bradman`s relatives' unease with expanded museum
Sir Don Bradman`s relatives' unease with expanded museum

Relatives of Australian cricket legend Donald Bradman have revealed simmering tensions with a foundation that bears his name, disagreeing with the expansion of a museum celebrating his life.

Final day washout helps Bangladesh draw Proteas series
Final day washout helps Bangladesh draw Proteas series

The rain-marred, two-test series between South Africa and Bangladesh ended in a predictable draw on Monday after the final day`s play of the second match was called off without a ball being bowled due to a wet outfield.

BCCI's Working Group to meet today to study Lodha Committee report
BCCI's Working Group to meet today to study Lodha Committee report

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Working Group is scheduled to meet for the first time today to study the Lodha Committee report.

Peter Roebuck inquest set to be reopened: Report
Peter Roebuck inquest set to be reopened: Report

English-born Roebuck, 55, was covering the Test series between South Africa and Australia in 2011 when he plunged to his death from the Southern Sun Hotel in Cape Town.

 

Virat Kohli could go for 5-bowler strategy in Sri Lanka
Virat Kohli could go for 5-bowler strategy in Sri Lanka

India captain Virat Kohli said here on Sunday that the basic idea in cricket is to take 20 wickets and for that he needs five bowlers in the team which would then put the responsibility on the batsmen to score runs.