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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.

Rod Marsh to deliver 15th MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture
Rod Marsh to deliver 15th MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture

Former Australian cricketer Rod Marsh will deliver the 2015 MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture at the Lord's on September 1.

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.

India just need three good days to win World Cup: Rahul Dravid
India just need three good days to win World Cup: Rahul Dravid

 Former India captain Rahul Dravid feels that it will require "three good days" to win the coveted World Cup cricket tournament for Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his men.

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.

Long lost Cathy Freeman bodysuit believed found
Long lost Cathy Freeman bodysuit believed found

 One of Australia`s greatest sporting mysteries may have been solved after a silver-white bodysuit thought to be the one Cathy Freeman wore when she lit the 2000 Olympic flame -- believed lost or stolen -- turned up.

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).