Pakistan to host Kenya in one-day series
Pakistan to host Kenya in one-day series

Kenya will become only the second team to play international cricket in Pakistan since militants attacked the Sri Lanka team in Lahore in March, 2009 by agreeing to a one-day series.

Yuvraj Singh still hopeful of comeback into Indian team
Yuvraj Singh still hopeful of comeback into Indian team

Despite not having played international cricket for quite some time, star all-rounder Yuvraj Singh is still harbouring dreams of playing for India.

India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma becomes first player to hit two double-hundreds in ODI
India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma becomes first player to hit two double-hundreds in ODI

Rohit Sharma on Thursday returns to International cricket with a sublime double hundred against Sri Lanka at Kolkata's historic Eden Gardens. He also becomes the first player to hit 250 and two double hundreds in an One Day International. He scored his first ODI double against Australia last November.

India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma returns to international fold with sublime hundred
India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma returns to international fold with sublime hundred

Rohit Sharma returns to International cricket with a sublime century against Sri Lanka at Kolkata's historic Eden Gardens. The right-handed batsman was batting on run-a-ball 100, helping India compile runs after losing two quick wickets in Ajinkya Rahane and Ambati Rayadu. It's his fifth ODI hundred. India were 177 for two after 31 overs with skipper Virat Kohli unbeaten on 36.

Banned Sachithra Senanayake hopeful of International comeback
Banned Sachithra Senanayake hopeful of International comeback

 Having worked hard on his bowling action for long, banned Sri Lankan off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake is hopeful of early return to International cricket.

Black Cap Kane Williamson banned from bowling

New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson has been banned from bowling his occasional off-spin in international cricket because of an illegal action, New Zealand Cricket said on Wednesday.

Australian diplomat hopes to bring cricketers to Pakistan

Canberra`s top diplomat in Pakistan has said he hoped to bring some Australian players to the country to help revive international cricket five years after militants attacked a visiting team.

Rookie all-rounder Chris Jordan dreams of England Test cap

Chris Jordan has urged England to put him to Test cricket as he targeted a long cricket career in the country following an all-round display of talent against Sri Lanka.

Yuvraj`s center joins hands with Bishan Bedi`s trust

Yuvraj Singh Centre of Excellence has tied up with Bishen Bedi Cricket Coaching Trust to provide world class training facilities to budding cricketers.

Asian Cricket Council chief dismisses security concerns in Pak

The chief executive of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has said that he has no security concerns in Pakistan and called on the country`s cricket authorities to restore the confidence of the game by bringing back international cricket.

Wisden laments `divide and rule` ICC

International cricket is set for a future of "colonial-style divide and rule," and will be "holding its breath" over the extent of Indian influence, according to the 2014 edition of Wisden Cricketers` Almanack published Wednesday.

Shillingford can resume bowling but without doosra: ICC

West Indies` Shane Shillingford was today allowed by the ICC to resume bowling in international after undergoing remedial work but the off-spinner has been barred from bowling his `doosra` delivery.

Retired Smith prioritizes family over cricket, says won`t play for Ireland

Retired South Africa captain Graeme Smith is reportedly influenced by his family in taking his decision of retiring from international cricket.

Graeme Smith quit to spend time with family

South Africa captain Graeme Smith, who last week announced his retirement from international cricket, was influenced by his family in taking the decision, media reported on Sunday.

Afghanistan bag two ICC awards

Afghanistan has taken the top prize of the International Cricket Council Development Programme Annual Awards 2013, claiming the best development programme as well as the award for best junior participation initiative.

`Powerhouse nation` India deserves a little say: Ponting

Australian legend Ricky Ponting says India deserves a "little say" in international cricket being the "powerhouse nation" of the game but also hopes that the concerned stakeholders would strike a balance in the near future.

Afridi to keep fit with net practice for `top priorities` Asia Cup, World T20

Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi has said that he is spending time in the nets to keep himself fit for the upcoming international assignments, including the Asia Cup and the ICC World Twenty20 events, scheduled to be hosted in Bangladesh.

Ajmal Shahzad says `trying hard` to play for England again

England cricketer Ajmal Shahzad has said that his aim is to get back into international cricket and wants to be at the top of his game again, playing for his team as long as he possibly can.

Moment I feel I can`t play international cricket, I`ll retire: Gautam Gambhir

Out-of-favour India opener Gautam Gambhir is still hopeful of a national comeback and will only call time on his career once he gets the feeling of being out of place in international cricket.

Boycott wants restoration of international cricket in Pakistan

Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has said that he wants international cricket to return to Pakistan, as he would love to go back and watch cricket there.