Mahela Jayawardene, the elegant run-machine, bids adieu

Test cricket will bid farewell to one of its most elegant strokemakers when Sri Lanka`s Mahela Jayawardene quits the longer format after the second Test against Pakistan, starting in Colombo Thursday.

PCB needs to seek clarity about Misbah`s future plan, feels Shoaib Malik

Former captain, Shoaib Malik has rubbed the Pakistan cricket authorities the wrong way with a hard hitting interview in which he advised the PCB to speak to captain Misbah-ul-Haq and seek clarity on his future plans.

Pietersen rejects ECB managing director`s claims of `being disinterested during winter Ashes`

Sacked England batsman Kevin Pietersen has reportedly denied claims that he was `disinterested` during the winter Ashes series against Australia, which England lost 5-0.

Sangakkara excited by Durham challenge

Celebrated Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara refused to rule out a return to Durham after being unveiled as the English county side`s latest overseas signing on Wednesday.

Moin says discussion held on captaincy issue

The captaincy issue of Pakistan cricket team was today re-ignited with chief selector and national team manager Moin Khan conceding for the first time that discussions were held whether to change the skipper or not.

`Chief selector` Moin Khan looking for `performing` Pak captain who is `liked` by team

Pakistan`s new chief selector Moin Khan has said that he believes the captain of a team should be a player who is a performer and also liked by his teammates.

Lehmann`s criticism inspiring Maxwell`s `turn of form` at IPL: Report

Australian head coach Darren Lehmann may reportedly have motivated his team`s batsman Glenn Maxwell`s impressive turn of form at the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Mahela, Sanga T20 retirement row referred to Board panel

Sri Lanka Cricket has referred the matter pertaining to the row over T20 International retirements of Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara to the Disciplinary Committee of the Board.

Dual role for Moin as PCB makes him chief selector, manager

In a surprisingly hurried move, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has entrusted on former captain Moin Khan the dual responsibilities of holding the post of chief selector as well as managing the national team.

Sri Lanka`s T20 stars could face disciplinary action

Senior players Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara could face disciplinary action over remarks they made on arriving here after winning the ICC World T20 title.

Sri Lanka unaware of Farbrace`s plans for England

Sri Lanka cricket (SLC) is in the dark over any possible move by the national coach Paul Farbrace to become a part of England coaching staff.

Eoin Morgan credits IPL `pressure` for helping `long-term` cricket career

England batsman Eoin Morgan has said that playing in front of 80,000 people during past Indian Premier League (IPL) seasons has helped his long-term cricket career.

Ajmal preparing for two-month stint with Worcestershire

Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal is preparing for a two-month stint with English county Worcestershire with the World Cup 2015 in mind as he believes bowlers now have to reinvent themselves to be successful in the limited overs formats.

Strict eligibility rules out former players

Strict eligibility rules for hiring the new coaching panel of the national team by Pakistan Cricket Board has ruled out many former players interested in these positions, paving the way for foreign coaches to be considered for the vacant slots.

Mallya pleased with Yuvi for coming into his old vintage self

After splurging a mammoth amount to fetch his services, Royal Challengers Bangalore owner Vijay Mallya was immensely pleased with Yuvraj Singh for playing a crucial role in beating Delhi Daredevils in their IPL campaign opener.

More trouble for Umar, now booked for violating wedding act

Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal`s run-in with the authorities does not appear to be ending as he has now been booked in a case where he is accused of violating a wedding ceremony act of the Punjab government.

Leave Yuvraj alone to answer twitterati

Forget the hyperbole the electronic media anchors created by packaging Yuvraj Singh as the villain of India`s failure to win the World T20, the poking the left-handed batsman received from the social media sites Twitter and Facebook and SMS left one tittering.

Sarfaraz Nawaz backs Misbah to replace Hafeez as T20 captain

Former Pakistani Test cricketer, Sarfaraz Nawaz backed Test captain Misbah-ul-haq for the captaincy of the Pakistan Twenty20 team.

PCB to host Pak T20 Super League in UAE during Jan 2015

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reportedly announced that it would hold the Super Twenty20 League in January next year as planned in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Du Plessis hails win over Netherlands as `best ever` in World T20

South African Twenty20 captain Faf du Plessis has said that their victory over the Netherlands was their best win at the recently completed ICC World T20 in Bangladesh.