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BJP, MCC workers clash, one dead in Nirsa

A supporter of Marxist Coordination Committee (MCC) was killed on Thursday when MCC and BJP workers clashed at Shahid Maidan in Nirsa constituency of Dhanbad around 40 km away from district headquarters here, police said.

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.

Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale gets two-match ban for Ashwell Prince spat
Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale gets two-match ban for Ashwell Prince spat

Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale will serve an additional two-match ban over his verbal abuse of Lancashire`s South African batsman Ashwell Prince, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced on Friday.

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.

After Trent Bridge, now pitch controversy at Lord`s

The furore over the "poor" pitch in in Trent Bridge is yet to settle down but that has not stopped a new controversy from brewing in the India-England second Test after MCC was forced to tender an apology for the manner in which one of its groundstaff swept the pitch here.

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.

No need to change law related to bat: World Cricket Committee

The game of cricket appears heavily loaded in the favour of the batsmen but the World Cricket Committee has ruled against changing the law related to the size of the bat due to lack of consensus on the issue.

Cricket greats insist Buttler only had himself to blame for `Mankad` dismissal

Some of cricket legends have reportedly insisted that England`s Jos Buttler had only himself to blame for his ` Mankad` dismissal against Sri Lanka.

MCC`s World Cricket Committee calls for appointment of new ICC supreme

The appointment of a new International Cricket Council (ICC) supremo has been called by the MCC`s World Cricket Committee to lead the fight against match-fixing with the panel recommending creating a permanent role at the head of the Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU).

Tendulkar delights crowd in short span, Finch wins it for MCC

Sachin Tendulkar made everyone at Lord`s nostalgic with some delectable strokes but it was young Aaron Finch, who stole the show with a magnificent 181 as MCC comfortably beat Rest of the World by seven wickets in the `Bicentenary Celebrations` match here on Saturday.

Strauss makes derogatory Pietersen remarks - reports

Former England captain Andrew Strauss was caught on microphone making derogatory remarks about ex-team mate Kevin Pietersen during an MCC v Rest of the World exhibition match at Lord`s on Saturday, media reports said.

Shane Warne injured by beamer from former team mate Lee

Shane Warne suffered a suspected broken hand after being struck by an unintentional beamer from former Australia team mate Brett Lee in an MCC v Rest of the World exhibition match at Lord`s on Saturday.

Yuvraj Singh`s ton powers ROW to 293/7

India`s Yuvraj Singh made a strokeful 132 to power the Rest of the World XI to 293 for seven against the Sachin Tendulkar-led Marelybone Cricket Club (MCC) in the Lord`s bi-centenary celebrations 50-over match here today.

ICC investigations into corruption critical: Sachin Tendulkar

Retired but still very much in touch with the game he considers his life, iconic Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar today said the ongoing investigations into corruption in cricket are critical and fans deserve fair competition.

MCC `snub` sparked Flintoff return

Andrew Flintoff has revealed how being overlooked for the upcoming Lord`s Bicentenary match between Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and the Rest of the World spurred him on to make a Twenty20 comeback with Lancashire.

Botham to deliver MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture

English cricket legend Sir Ian Botham will deliver the 14th MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture at Lord`s on September 3.

Lara to play alongside Tendulkar in Lord`s bicentenary

West Indies legend Brian Lara today joined fellow all-time batting great Sachin Tendulkar of India and became the latest entry in the star-studded list of players who will participate in the MCC v Rest of the World Lord`s Bicentenary match on July 5.

Ex ICC chief Morgan to become MCC president

Former International Cricket Council (ICC) president David Morgan has been appointed he next president of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), the owners of London`s Lord`s Cricket Ground, it was announced Wednesday.

Need to practice for two months before MCC game, says Tendulkar

He has always been an epitome of commitment but even in his retirement, Sachin Tendulkar can`t imagine taking an exhibition cricket match lightly.