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Steve Smith leaves fans in splits with unique technique--Watch

While shouldering arms to the England pacers, the 30-year-old at times hopped, shuffled, got his bat across and even turned around to face the wicketkeeper after leaving the ball.
 

Aug 17, 2019, 16:54 PM IST

Darren Bravo, John Campbell named in West Indies 'A' squad for India tour game

Leeward Islands Hurricanes wicketkeeper-batsman Jahmar Hamilton will lead the 14-member team in the tour match. 

Aug 17, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

Jofra Archer can 'blow away' teams in Test cricket: Stuart Broad

Archer was one of the wicket-takers as he trapped Cameron Bancroft in front of the wickets with a delivery that jagged back sharply.

Aug 17, 2019, 12:11 PM IST

Galle Test: BJ Watling's fifty helps New Zealand take 177-run lead against Sri Lanka on Day 3

Watling will be looking to score as many runs as he can with the tailenders so as to give the New Zealand bowlers a chance to dismiss the hosts and take a 1-0 lead in the two-Test series. 

Aug 16, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

Coach Gary Stead asks New Zealand to be wary of Sri Lanka

 New Zealand have a poor Test record at Sri Lanka home soil as they have never won a series since their 2-0 victory over the island nation in their first tour in 1984. 

Aug 12, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

Australian spearhead Pat Cummins wants to play all five Ashes Tests

The 26-year-old took four for 32 in England`s second innings at Edgbaston as Australia romped to a 251-run victory in the first test -- his maiden away outing in cricket`s oldest international rivalry. 

Aug 12, 2019, 10:55 AM IST

Uncapped Rahkeem Cornwall receives maiden West Indies call-up for India Tests

Besides Cornwall, West Indies 'A' Team captain Shamarh Brooks is the only other uncapped player who has been named in the Test squad against India. 

Aug 10, 2019, 15:45 PM IST

Dinesh Chandimal recalled in Sri Lanka squad for 1st New Zealand Test

All-rounder Angelo Mathews has also been picked up for the first Test against New Zealand after recovering fully from a hamstring injury that forced him to miss the series against South Africa, ESPNcricinfo reported. 

Aug 09, 2019, 15:58 PM IST

South Africa's Hashim Amla bids adieu to international cricket

Amla holds the record of the quickest batsman to reach 3000, 4000, 5000, 6000 and 7000 ODI runs.

 

Aug 09, 2019, 13:22 PM IST

New Zealand reveal Test jersey numbers for series against Sri Lanka

The two-match series against Sri Lanka will mark the commencent of New Zealand's campaign at the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Test Championship.

Aug 05, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

Australian bowlers must stick to their task, says Steve Waugh

Team mentor Steve Waugh believes Australia’s bowlers just need to stick to their task on the third day of the first Ashes Test and look for some early breakthroughs to get right back into the match.

Aug 03, 2019, 14:11 PM IST

India vs West Indies: Head-to-Head records in ODIs, T20Is and Tests

The series will serve as the first set of fixtures between the two sides since their disappointing finish in the 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

James Anderson apologises to England teammates after re-injuring calf

Anderson had been struggling to be fit for Thursday`s series opener at Edgbaston after tearing his calf while playing for his county, Lancashire, last month.

Aug 02, 2019, 10:12 AM IST

World Test Championship will add meaning to every series: Daniel Vettori

On Sunday, Vettori was named as the spin consultant of the Bangladesh cricket team for a period of 100 days in the lead up to the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup in Australia.

Jul 30, 2019, 08:07 AM IST

Trevor Bayliss admits England's misfiring top-order a concern ahead of Ashes

England and Australia are slated to play the opening Test of the five-match series at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground on August 1. 

Jul 28, 2019, 13:54 PM IST

Jofra Archer gets maiden call-up in England Test squad for Ashes series

James Anderson--who was forced to miss the clash against Ireland due to a calf injury--has also been included in the national squad and is expected to be fir for the opening Australia clash. 

Jul 27, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

England bundled out for 85 before lunch on Day 1 of lone Ireland Test

England, who were playing their first match after clinching the 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) Men's World Cup title, failed to replicate a similar kind of performance and were bundled out for humiliating 85 before lunch on the opening day of the one-off Test match against Ireland at Lord's on Wednesday. 

Jul 24, 2019, 18:21 PM IST

Sri Lanka's Nuwan Kulasekara bids adieu to international cricket

The announcement means Kulasekara will end his 16-year-long career as the side's third-highest wicket-taker among pacemen and fifth-highest overall, the International Cricket Council (ICC) official website reported. 

Jul 24, 2019, 17:43 PM IST

In a first in Test cricket, Ashes jerseys to have players' names, numbers

ODI and T20I jerseys have had personalisation on their backs since a long time, but Test matches had to wait for this change.

Jul 23, 2019, 13:28 PM IST

Sri Lanka Cricket to send security delegation to Pakistan next month

Pakistan and Sri Lanka are scheduled to play a two-match Test series in October.

Jul 23, 2019, 13:16 PM IST