Pakistan cricket team selectors are reportedly considering the option to drop veteran batsman Younis Khan from national ODI squad while asking captain Misbah-ul-Haq to bat at the crucial number three position.
The quadrennial multi-sporting event, Asiad, has officially started after its opening ceremony on Friday at Incheon. The 17th edition of the Asian Games is a two-week event which would run parallel with the sixth edition of the Champions League T20.
The head of England`s Professional Cricketers` Association has said Moeen Ali should take it as a "positive" that he was booed by large sections of the crowd during England`s three-run Twenty20 win over India at Birmingham`s Edgbaston ground on Sunday.
A report has revealed that Pakistani cricketer Fawad Alam has emerged as a potential contender for the post of the national Twenty20 team captain that has been vacant since Mohammad Hafeez resigned the post last April.
Stand-in skipper Eoin Morgan said he hoped England`s thrilling three-run Twenty20 win over India in their final home international match of the season would spur the team on to greater heights ahead of the World Cup.
Uncapped South Africa-born batsman Jason Roy insisted he would be fit after suffering an injury scare on Sunday, hours after being included in England`s 14-man squad for next weekend`s Twenty20 international against India at Edgbaston.
South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis is highly likely to wrap up his illustrious cricket career with Twenty20 commitments in India instead of being a part of his home domestic team Cape Cobras this season.