Adil Rashid, Steven Finn in England squad for Ashes opener
Adil Rashid, Steven Finn in England squad for Ashes opener

Uncapped Yorkshire leg-spinner Adil Rashid and Middlesex fast bowler Steven Finn were both called into a 13-man England squad announced Wednesday for next week`s first Ashes Test against Australia in Cardiff.

PCB to try and mend relations with Shoaib Akhtar
PCB to try and mend relations with Shoaib Akhtar

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to improve its relations with Shoaib Akhtar as the former fast bowler has stepped up efforts to get back seven million rupees, which he paid to the Board as a fine.

West Indies vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 1: Jerome Taylor closing in on world record
West Indies vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 1: Jerome Taylor closing in on world record

West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor was closing in on a world record at lunch on the first day of the second test against Australia in Kingston, Jamaica on Thursday.

West Indies still have enough talent, says Curtly Ambrose
West Indies still have enough talent, says Curtly Ambrose

Regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers, Curtly Ambrose said that West Indies still have enough talent to dominate cricket world. Having endured a free-fall in the last two decades, the Caribbean cricket team is now compared to minnows of the game.

England pacer Liam Plunkett vows to greet West Indies with 'chin music'
England pacer Liam Plunkett vows to greet West Indies with 'chin music'

England fast bowler Liam Plunkett on Sunday said he wants to make life uncomfortable for the opposing batsmen during the tour of West Indies which starts with a warm-up match against St Kitts on Monday.

Boult, Starc in battle to become World Cup's best bowler
Boult, Starc in battle to become World Cup's best bowler

As two teams fight it out for the coveted cricket World Cup trophy here on Sunday, New Zealand pacer Trent Boult and Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc will be involved in another battle -- to become the best bowler of the tournament.

New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne out of ICC World Cup
New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne out of ICC World Cup

New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne has been ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup after suffering a foot injury, New Zealand Cricket announced Monday.

ICC World Cup: `No remorse` Suranga Lakmal fined for bowling beamers
ICC World Cup: `No remorse` Suranga Lakmal fined for bowling beamers

Sri Lanka fast bowler Suranga Lakmal was fined Sunday for firing two successive beamers at England`s Jos Buttler, an action for which he showed "no remorse", the International Cricket Council said.

India vs South Africa: Dale Steyn fit for high-stake clash
India vs South Africa: Dale Steyn fit for high-stake clash

South Africa`s premier fast bowler Dale Steyn is fit to lead their attack in a key World Cup match against India on Sunday after recovering from a bout of sinusitis.

ICC World Cup 2015: Dale Steyn recovering from flu ahead of India tie
ICC World Cup 2015: Dale Steyn recovering from flu ahead of India tie

South Africa`s premier fast bowler Dale Steyn missed training on Wednesday due to flu, but is expected to be fit for the World Cup match against India at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Kemar Roach looking to prove his worth following injury break
Kemar Roach looking to prove his worth following injury break

Fast bowler Kemar Roach is looking to the upcoming ICC World Cup to prove he is back to full fitness and form, after recovering from an ankle injury which ruled him out of the Test series against South Africa last December.

Joel Garner to challenge Cameron for WICB president
Joel Garner to challenge Cameron for WICB president

Cricket legend Joel Garner, a former West Indies fast bowler, is set to challenge embattled incumbent Dave Cameron for president of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) in elections carded for early next month.

Rahat Ali to replace Junaid Khan in Pakistan's World Cup squad: PCB
Rahat Ali to replace Junaid Khan in Pakistan's World Cup squad: PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday announced that left-arm paceman, Rahat Ali would be replacing injured fast bowler Junaid Khan in Pakistan's World Cup final squad.

Australia pacer Mitchell Johnson to play tri-series final against England
Australia pacer Mitchell Johnson to play tri-series final against England

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson is set to return to One-Day International (ODI) cricket after a break of over a month and will play in the tri-series final here Sunday.

India need to identify frontline pace attack: Javagal Srinath
India need to identify frontline pace attack: Javagal Srinath

Former fast bowler Javagal Srinath believes India need to identify its frontline pace attack who can take wickets upfront during their title defence at the ICC Cricket World Cup starting next month.

Biggest disappointment was losing 1983 World Cup: Joel Garner
Biggest disappointment was losing 1983 World Cup: Joel Garner

Former West Indies fast bowler Joel Garner said that the biggest disappointment of his cricketing career was to lose the 1983 World Cup final against India at Lord's.

Injured Pakistan pacer Junaid Khan doubtful for ICC World Cup 2015
Injured Pakistan pacer Junaid Khan doubtful for ICC World Cup 2015

A thigh injury has ruled out Pakistan fast bowler Junaid Khan from the two forthcoming one-day clashes against New Zealand and raised a question mark over his World Cup participation.

Kevin Pietersen's sacking questioned by Stuart Broad
Kevin Pietersen's sacking questioned by Stuart Broad

England fast bowler Stuart Broad has questioned Kevin Pietersen’s sacking saying the English and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) could have dropped the batsman instead of ending his international career.

India vs Australia: Mitchell Johnson disappointed to bowl on 'batting friendly' wickets
India vs Australia: Mitchell Johnson disappointed to bowl on 'batting friendly' wickets

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has expressed disappointment at the 'batting friendly' wickets dished out to India in the first three Tests, hoping to get a pace-oriented pitch at the fourth Test in Sydney, starting Tuesday.

Shoaib Akhtar advises suspended Saeed Ajmal to approach CAS
Shoaib Akhtar advises suspended Saeed Ajmal to approach CAS

Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has advised suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal to take his case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne.