Pakistan’s Umar Akmal returns to cricket after CAS reduces ban to 12 months

The CAS announced its decision in a consolidated order on the appeals filed by Umar and the Pakistan Cricket Board. Umar was initially suspended from all cricket activities on February 20 last year for not reporting approaches made to him for spot-fixing in the Pakistan Super League. 

Feb 26, 2021, 14:42 PM IST

India vs England 3rd Test: Will India be docked 3 points, Joe Root says ICC should decide

The International Cricket Council (ICC) rules say that if a pitch is rated poor then the home team would be docked three points. The rules further add the conditions that make the pitch poor and one of the conditions is about assistance to spin bowlers from early on. 

Feb 26, 2021, 07:19 AM IST

ICC World Cup: 541 games to be livestreamed across three tournaments

The live streaming deal, which is up until April 2023, will enable fans to watch all qualifying matches to three World Cups: men’s T20 World Cup 2022, men’s World Cup 2023 and women’s T20 World Cup 2023. The coverage will capture performance of new teams including Hungary, Romania and Serbia.

Feb 25, 2021, 15:38 PM IST

India vs England: Virat Kohli takes a dig at ICC for changing World Test Championships points system

Joe Root’s men have taken a huge step towards ensuring a place in the final of the inaugural World Test Championship after zooming to the top of post their comprehensive victory in the first Test in Chennai. England defeated India by 227 runs in the first of the four Tests in Chennai on Tuesday.  

Feb 10, 2021, 06:42 AM IST

India vs Australia: Aussie skipper Tim Paine fined for showing dissent at umpire's decision

The incident occurred in the 56th over of India's first innings when Paine criticized umpire's decision following an unsuccessful DRS review against Pujara.

Jan 10, 2021, 20:36 PM IST

Looking forward to scoring lots of runs for my team: Virat Kohli shares tweet from 2010 after winning two ICC awards of the decade

Kohli received Sir Garfield Sobers Award for ICC Men's Cricketer of the Decade along with ICC men's ODI Player of the Decade award.

Dec 28, 2020, 22:27 PM IST

MS Dhoni wins ICC Spirit of Cricket Award of Decade for this gesture; read here

Dhoni had led India in a total of 199 matches in the 50-over format.

Dec 28, 2020, 15:07 PM IST

MS Dhoni chosen as skipper of ICC's men's ODI, T20I teams of decade, Virat Kohli captains Test side; check playing XIs

In ICC Men's T20I Team of the decade, there were four Indians including MSD.

Dec 27, 2020, 15:25 PM IST

NZ v Pak T20 : Cameraman captures Jupiter, Saturn's rings during night, pictures break the internet

A cameraman captured Jupiter and Saturn during the second innings making it a talking point on social media. 

Dec 22, 2020, 11:03 AM IST

ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2022 full match schedule announced; check here

The ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022 was postponed from its original window in February-March 2021 with the same six host cities and venues retained for 2022.

Dec 15, 2020, 20:02 PM IST

ICC announces confirmed schedule, qualification process for Women's T20 World Cup 2023

The 10-team ICC Women's T20 World Cup has now been rescheduled to February 9-26 in 2023.

Dec 12, 2020, 18:04 PM IST

New Zealand's Corey Anderson bids adieu to international cricket, set to play for US

Anderson has an American fiance Mary Shamburger and he spent most of the COVID-19 pandemic in Texas, where Shamburger is based.

Dec 05, 2020, 13:32 PM IST

Cricket fraternity extends wishes as Indian batswoman Mithali Raj turns 38

Mithali made her international debut for the Women in Blue during a One-Day International (ODI) against Ireland in June 1999.

Dec 03, 2020, 14:02 PM IST

ICC chairman makes big announcement on India-Pakistan bilateral series - Read here

ICC chairman Greg Barclay said that he will try his best to bring India and Pakistan on the same page with regards to cricketing matters.

Dec 01, 2020, 11:23 AM IST

ICC will do everything for India-Pakistan bilateral cricket to resume but can’t guarantee it: New chairman Greg Barclay

Newly appointed ICC chairman Greg Barclay has said that the council would play the role of a facilitator between India and Pakistan, so that bilateral cricket can resume between the two countries.

Dec 01, 2020, 00:14 AM IST

USA cricketer Nisarg Patel suspended over illegal bowling action

The latest assessment revealed that the amount of elbow extension in Patel’s bowling action was still above the 15-degree level of tolerance permitted in the ICC regulations.

Nov 26, 2020, 12:25 PM IST

New Zealand Cricket director Greg Barclay elected as new ICC Chairman

Barclay is a commercial lawyer by profession, based out of Auckland. He has been serving as New Zealand Cricket's director since 2012. He has also served as the director of the 2015 ICC World Cup.

Nov 25, 2020, 15:31 PM IST

Watch: Tottenham Hotspur footballer Dele Alli takes breathtaking cricket catch, ICC shares video!

The Tottenham players were taking part in a fun cricket game when Dele Alli surprised one and all with his sharp reflexes. Spurs are having a phenomenal run in the EPL at the moment, sitting at the top of the table.

Nov 24, 2020, 19:35 PM IST

On this day in 2019, India featured in their first-ever pink-ball Test

India became the ninth country to play under lights in the longest format of the game since Australia and New Zealand played the first-ever pink ball match in 2015. 

Nov 22, 2020, 21:01 PM IST

On this day in 2009, legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar scripted this record

Tendulkar finished his illustious career with a total of 34,357 runs acoss the three formats of the game.

Nov 20, 2020, 21:50 PM IST