ICC should push for Olympic spot, says MCC
ICC should push for Olympic spot, says MCC

The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has urged the sport`s ruling body to try to get the game`s Twenty20 international format into the Olympics. 

Chris Rogers` Ashes ticket scheme shuts down: Reports
Chris Rogers` Ashes ticket scheme shuts down: Reports

A company in which Australia opener Chris Rogers is a partner has been banned from selling tickets for next month`s Ashes Test at Lord`s at up to £2,910 apiece (AUS $5,914), the ESPNcricinfo website and the Daily Telegraph reported Tuesday.

Ashes set for bumpy 'sledging' ride
Ashes set for bumpy 'sledging' ride

According to the Lord`s-based Marylebone Cricket Club, still the guardian of cricket`s rules, it is against the `spirit of the game` to "direct abusive language towards an opponent".

Father Time back on parade at Lord's
Father Time back on parade at Lord's

One of the familiar landmarks at London's Lord's Cricket Ground, has been returned to its usual place, with Father Time back in position above the Mound Stand clock, it was announced on Thursday.

Pink cricket ball ready for day-night Test, says manufacturer
Pink cricket ball ready for day-night Test, says manufacturer

 Kookaburra, the manufacturer of cricket's new pink ball, on Tuesday declared it is Test match ready, if the inaugural day-night contest goes ahead in Australia in November.

MCC plans to refurbish media centre at Lord's
MCC plans to refurbish media centre at Lord's

 Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) on Tuesday announced plans for a four million pounds refurbishment of the award-winning J P Morgan Media Centre at Lord's. Work will take place over the course of the next two winters and the renovated media facility will be unveiled in time for the 2017 season when Lord's will host the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup final.

Roger Knight to be next MCC President
Roger Knight to be next MCC President

Former county player and English administrator Roger Knight will be the next President of Marylebone Cricket Club after being nominated to the post by incumbent David Morgan at the MCC Annual General Meeting.

MCC unveil Lord`s revamp scheme
MCC unveil Lord`s revamp scheme

The latest phase of the `Masterplan` redevelopment of Lord`s was unveiled on Friday with a scheme to replace the "tired" Allen and Tavern stands in the south-west corner of the self-styled `home of cricket`.

New ECB chairman Colin Graves mulls four-day Tests
New ECB chairman Colin Graves mulls four-day Tests

Incoming England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chairman Colin Graves confirmed on Tuesday that he is considering tabling proposals to shorten Test matches from five days to four.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Cartwheeling Hamid Hassan an unlikely star of the World Cup
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Cartwheeling Hamid Hassan an unlikely star of the World Cup

At a World Cup where millionaires and refugees share the same stage, it is little surprise that one of the standouts of the tournament is also one of the most unlikely.

Barry Richards wants ICC to legalise ball tampering to make cricket more even
Barry Richards wants ICC to legalise ball tampering to make cricket more even

The old game of bat and ball has taken a tectonic shift with the arrival of bigger, fatter willows. When such bats are used as hammers, there's no proverbial cover for poor bowler. This has been the popular narrative so far, let alone the occasional hues and cries over ball tampering.

Langer, Gillespie awarded MCC Honorary Life Membership
Langer, Gillespie awarded MCC Honorary Life Membership

 Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has awarded Honorary Life Membership of the Club to former Australia cricketers, Jason Gillespie and Justin Langer.

Yuvraj Singh to play for MCC in Emirates T20 tournament
Yuvraj Singh to play for MCC in Emirates T20 tournament

India discard Yuvraj Singh will play for Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in the Emirates Twenty20 tournament in Dubai on March 20.

Rahul Dravid endorses day-night Tests
Rahul Dravid endorses day-night Tests

Former Indian cricket captain Rahul Dravid Friday endorsed the idea of playing day/night Tests as a counter step to curb the ever shrinking spectator count in the longest form of the game.

MCC to enhance link with Nepalese cricket in 2015
MCC to enhance link with Nepalese cricket in 2015

Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) is set to bolster its links with Nepalese cricket this year, starting with national team captain Paras Khadka's selection in the first MCC squad of 2015.

MCC condoles death of Phillip Hughes
MCC condoles death of Phillip Hughes

The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) on Thursday joined the global cricket fraternity in condoling the tragic death of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes.

Rwanda cricket, growing a game of hope
Rwanda cricket, growing a game of hope

Cricketer Don De Dieu Mugisha bowls a ball down a bumpy, dusty wicket at a match in Rwanda: a sport introduced by those who returned after fleeing genocide 20 years ago.

Home of Cricket welcomes ICC World Cup

The most coveted prize in cricket, the World Cup trophy is scheduled to arrive at Lord`s on Sunday and it will be welcomed by England ODI vice-captain Eoin Morgan along with representatives of ECB, Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and the ICC.

MCC says sorry after Pietersen spots pitch `mistake` at Lord`s

Marylebone Cricket Club apologised after exiled England batsman Kevin Pietersen spotted a member of the Lord`s groundstaff dragging his feet across the pitch in the ongoing second Test with India on Saturday.

Laxman excited about MCC vs Rest of the World XI match

Former Indian batting legend VVS Laxman cannot wait to see the likes of Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara taking on spin legends Shane Warne and Muttiah Muralitharan. Sachin who leads the Marylebone Cricket Club will take on Rest of the World XI under the captaincy of Shane Warne on Saturday at Lords.