Shane Watson fit ahead of long summer
Shane Watson fit ahead of long summer

Australian allrounder Shane Watson said Tuesday he was over the injury which has sidelined him for months and ready for a long summer schedule, beginning with a Twenty20 series against South Africa.

Mohsin Khan didn't respond to our call: Zaka Ashraf
Mohsin Khan didn't respond to our call: Zaka Ashraf

The former chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Zaka Ashraf has claimed that they only appointed Australian Dav Whatmore as the head coach of the national team in 2012 after then serving coach Mohsin Khan didn't respond to the board.

South Africa beat New Zealand by six wickets in 1st ODI
South Africa beat New Zealand by six wickets in 1st ODI

South Africa cruised to a six-wicket win over New Zealand in the first one-day international at Mount Maunganui on Tuesday, guided home by a captain`s knock from AB de Villiers.

South Africa eye top ODI ranking in New Zealand
South Africa eye top ODI ranking in New Zealand

The Proteas have a chance to reclaim the number one ODI ranking, during their New Zealand sojourn, in which they are schedule to play three-match ODI series, starting from Wednesday.

Heavier Misbah-ul-Haq will pile on the runs, says Basit Ali
Heavier Misbah-ul-Haq will pile on the runs, says Basit Ali

 Former test batsman Basit Ali is predicting a return to form by Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq in the first test against Australia in Dubai that starts on Wednesday because he has put on some weight.

Sri Lanka Cricket defends decision to tour India
Sri Lanka Cricket defends decision to tour India

 Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday defended its decision to send the national team for a tour of India next month amid criticism coming from certain quarters, saying that it was taken at the best interest of the game.

Pak selector secures bail after assault on step brother
Pak selector secures bail after assault on step brother

 Former Pakistan Test batsman and current national selector Wajahatullah Wasti has been released on bail after spending time in jail for assaulting his step brother.

Australia loss a boost for Pakistan: Waqar Younis
Australia loss a boost for Pakistan: Waqar Younis

 Pakistan head coach Waqar Younis believes Australia`s 153-run defeat in a warm-up game has helped him find flaws in the opposition for the first Test starting on Wednesday in Dubai.

Peter Siddle wants to put pressure on Misbah-ul Haq, Younis Khan
Peter Siddle wants to put pressure on Misbah-ul Haq, Younis Khan

Australia`s frontline paceman Peter Siddle is targeting the experienced duo of Misbah-ul Haq and Younis Khan in the first Test against Pakistan starting in Dubai on Wednesday.

BCCI may claim damages of over Rs 400 crore from West Indies
BCCI may claim damages of over Rs 400 crore from West Indies

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to claim damages of at least Rs 400 crore from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) to abruptly end the Indian tour.

Battle lines drawn in Windies fiasco
Battle lines drawn in Windies fiasco

Battle lines are being drawn in West Indies cricket between the players and administrators following the team`s shock withdrawal from the tour of India.

Wayne Parnell out for Proteas but De Villiers backs depth
Wayne Parnell out for Proteas but De Villiers backs depth

All rounder Wayne Parnell has failed to recover from a shoulder injury in time to play for South Africa in the first one-day international against New Zealand at the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui on Tuesday.

Cheapest Champions Trophy ticket to cost Rs.20
Cheapest Champions Trophy ticket to cost Rs.20

Hockey fans will get to see the prestigious Champions Trophy matches, to be held Dec 6-14 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, with the cheapest ticket costing only Rs.20 while the least-expensive ticket for the knock-out rounds will cost Rs.50.

BCCI Working Committee meets today to discuss WI pullout
BCCI Working Committee meets today to discuss WI pullout

The BCCI's all-powerful Working Committee will meet today to decide on whether to impose a freeze on future West Indies tour and claim damages in the wake of the unprecedented move by the Caribbean team to pull out of the remainder of India tour because of the pay dispute with the Board.

Cricket Australia concerned over Windies crisis
Cricket Australia concerned over Windies crisis

Cricket Australia (CA) has said it is 'deeply concerned' over the West Indies players' decision to abandon their Indian tour as the Australian cricketers are scheduled to tour the Caribbean in 2015.

Aussie pacer  Peter Siddle puts on weight to regain speed
Aussie pacer Peter Siddle puts on weight to regain speed

Set to make a return to the Australian cricket squad against Pakistan for the first Test in Dubai, pacer Peter Siddle said Monday that he has gained five kg which has helped him regain the speed coach Darren Lehmann demands from his fast bowlers.

Troubled West Indies continue hunt for Head Coach
Troubled West Indies continue hunt for Head Coach

West Indies might be in neck deep trouble after their team's pull out of the India series, but that hasn't stopped its board from reviewing coaching applications for the senior team as the post is lying vacant after Ottis Gibson's departure in August.

Black Cap Jimmy Neesham gets first crack at World Cup opening spot
Black Cap Jimmy Neesham gets first crack at World Cup opening spot

All rounder Jimmy Neesham has been given the first opportunity to settle questions at the top of New Zealand`s order ahead of next year`s cricket World Cup when he opens the batting with Martin Guptill against South Africa on Tuesday.

BCCI ignoring women's cricket, says WCAI secy Nutan Gavaskar
BCCI ignoring women's cricket, says WCAI secy Nutan Gavaskar

Accusing the BCCI of ignoring ladies cricket, Women's Cricket Association of India (WCAI) honorary general secretary Nutan Gavaskar has demanded the merger of the women's body with the all-powerful Indian board, which according to her was directed by the ICC eight years ago."ICC should send its observers to locate whether its directive given in the year 2006 regarding merger of WCAI with BCCI has been implemented in letter and spirit," Nutan said, while talking to reporters, here today.

ICC Rankings: Virat Kohli claims 2nd spot, Bhuvneshwar Kumar breaks into top-10
ICC Rankings: Virat Kohli claims 2nd spot, Bhuvneshwar Kumar breaks into top-10

Benefiting from his return to form in the abruptly-ended West Indies series, Indian batsman Virat Kohli claimed number two slot in the ICC rankings while swing bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar broke into top-10 for the first time in his career.

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