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ICC and ECB welcome CGF decision to nominate women's cricket for Commonwealth Games inclusion

Earlier, the ICC, in partnership with the ECB, had urged the CGF to inclusion women’s cricket in the Commonwealth Games sport programme.

Jun 20, 2019, 22:32 PM IST

External commercial borrowings drop 20% in April

Of the total external commercial borrowings (ECBs) in April 2019, USD 2.66 billion was raised through the automatic route, USD 500 million through approval route while the rest of USD 304,462 came through the issue of rupee denominated bonds (RDBs), the RBI data showed.

Jun 03, 2019, 10:41 AM IST

Former Sri Lanka cricketers Zoysa, Gunawardene charged for corruption by ICC

 Zoysa and Gunawardene have been given 14 days to respond to the charges.

May 10, 2019, 17:01 PM IST

Alex Hales left 'devastated' after withdrawal from England's World Cup squad

The ECB had also dropped Hales for the lone ODI against Ireland on May 3 and the subsequent limited-overs fixtures against Pakistan in May after he was tested positive for recreational drug use.

Apr 30, 2019, 20:23 PM IST

BCCI urges ICC to sever ties with Pakistan in the wake of Pulwama attack

The BCCI has urged the ECB and ICC to ensure that the most robust security was made available to the players, officials and fans of Indian cricket for the forthcoming World Cup

Feb 22, 2019, 17:36 PM IST

ECB confirms playing conditions for new '100-ball' cricket format

Bowlers can deliver either five or 10 consecutive balls, with each bowler allowed a maximum of 20 deliveries per game.

Feb 22, 2019, 07:47 AM IST

Former spinner Ashley Giles to replace Andrew Strauss as managing director of England men's cricket

The decision to appoint Giles has been taken following a month-long recruitment process which was led by the ECB's chief executive Tom Harrison. 

Dec 15, 2018, 15:47 PM IST

Ben Stokes, Alex Hales fined but free to play for England

Stokes was handed an eight-match ban by the disciplinary panel, which accepted that he had already missed that number of games and, therefore, remained eligible for immediate selection.

Dec 08, 2018, 11:04 AM IST

England coach wants 'exemplary' Ben Stokes to avoid ban

Stokes and batsman Alex Hales face a disciplinary hearing early next month after the ECB had charged the pair with bringing the game into disrepute following the September 2017 incident in Bristol.

Nov 28, 2018, 10:50 AM IST

Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) cancels UAE T20x league

The league had obtained approval from the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the next ten years which was subject to an annual appraisal

Nov 17, 2018, 10:29 AM IST

PCB might start fresh inquiry against tainted cricketer Danish Kaneria after spot-fixing confession

Kaneria was banned for life by the England Cricket Board in 2012.

Oct 21, 2018, 14:53 PM IST

Pakistan, I am sorry: Cricketer Danish Kaneria admits role in fixing scandal

Danish Kaneria has said he did not admit his guilt earlier because he was scared it would embarrass his father.

Oct 20, 2018, 10:04 AM IST

Former England captain Andrew Strauss steps down as Director of England Cricket

Andy Flower will continue in his interim capacity until December. 

Oct 03, 2018, 21:02 PM IST

ECB has no plan to issue digital currency: Draghi

The sudden proliferation of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, essentially a privately created online token, has sparked a global debate over whether central banks should also launch their own digital money.

Sep 14, 2018, 17:36 PM IST

Ben Stokes cleared after trial over street brawl

Stokes, 27, was accused of knocking out Ryan Ali and Ryan Hale in a brawl in Bristol, southwest England, just hours after he had played in a one-day international against the West Indies last September.

Aug 14, 2018, 20:37 PM IST

ECB name England squad for first Test against India

England lost the T20I series 2-1, won the ODI 2-1 and meet India in a 5-match Test series starting from August 1 at Birmingham. 


Jul 27, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

Ricky Ponting backs Australia to defend ODI World Cup

Ponting says Australia still have the best depth of any cricket nation

Jul 11, 2018, 15:54 PM IST

Former England captain Geoffrey Boycott recovering after heart surgery

Former England test captain will miss commentating on England`s first two tests against India next month.


Jul 11, 2018, 12:03 PM IST

England gives James Anderson 6-week break to be ready for India challenge

To be in his best shape to counter India in the upcoming Test series, paceman James Anderson will go into a six-week rehabilitation period to recover from a long-standing shoulder injury, England coach Trevor Bayliss has said. 

Jun 10, 2018, 20:07 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen questions England's sense of direction

Kevin Pietersen has questioned whether England knows where they are going, saying their focus on one-day cricket risks alienating fans who care more about Test success.

Jun 09, 2018, 10:16 AM IST