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newscricket6 hours ago

Twitter reacts to 'fiery' Arshad Iqbal knocking cover off batsman’s helmet with brutal bouncer

Pakistan, on Friday, handed 20-year-old Karachi Kings pacer Arshad Iqbal a maiden cap and the youngster left a mark on his debut - literally. Through a snorting bouncer, the right-arm quick blew the cover off Zimbabwe’s Tadiwanashe Marumani’s helmet, leaving the batsman absolutely shell-shocked.
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newscricket3 days ago

Chris Silverwood handed powers to select men’s squad in ECB's new system; Ed Smith axed

On Tuesday, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) took a drastic step, with a new system that would now see Chris Silverwood take any decisions regarding the men’s squad selection. Ed Smith, who served as the national selector, will no longer continue and will leave his role in April.
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newscricket8 days ago

SA vs PAK | You need to change and evolve every day in modern cricket, admits Babar Azam

On the back of his 59-ball 122, Babar Azam has admitted that one has to constantly change and evolve in order to keep pace in modern cricket while adding that he was waiting for such an innings. The opener also insisted that the hundred felt really good and hoped to continue the good form.
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newscricket10 days ago

Jofra Archer to resume training for first time post operation 

England fast bowler Jofra Archer will resume his training, shortly, after being cleared by his hand Consultant. Due to his injury concerns, the pacer was ruled out of the initial stages of the IPL and it isn't clear yet when he would return back to play for his franchise, Rajasthan Royals.
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newscricket10 days ago

India Women to play historic one-off Test versus England in June

ECB have confirmed that England and Indian women's side will lock horns with England W in a one-off Test on June 16 in Bristol, which will be followed by an ODI and T20I series respectively. Not only that, after hosting India, England will also host New Zealand in a full-fledged white-ball series.
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newscricket14 days ago

Temba Bavuma ruled out of Pakistan T20Is with hamstring strain; Heinrich Klaasen to lead

Following an awful injury in the third ODI, South Africa’s limited-overs skipper Temba Bavuma has been ruled out of the four-match T20I series against Pakistan, which starts on Saturday. In absence of him and the other regulars, Heinrich Klaasen will lead the side against Pakistan once again.
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newscricket19 days ago

SA vs PAK | Don't think my run-out was Quinton de Kock's fault, defends Fakhar Zaman

Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman has defended Quinton de Kock and taken the blame of his run-out on himself after it became a major point of controversy. Not only Fakhar Zaman but South African skipper Temba Bavuma also came out in support of de Kock and termed it a 'clever' ploy by him.
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newscricket22 days ago

South Africa will look to replicate India and England’s positive ODI approach, states Aiden Markram

Aiden Markram asserted that South Africa will look to adopt a ‘positive and brave’ approach in the ODIs against Pakistan and insisted that the Proteas will take inspiration from both England and India. Markram further claimed that he was not expecting an ODI recall, and was glad to be back.
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newscricket23 days ago

Chadd Sayers calls time on 10-year playing career

Australia’s domestic stalwart Chadd Sayers, who represented the Aussies in one Test in 2018, has officially retired from first-class cricket, having represented South Australia for a decade. Sayers will end his red-ball career as the Redbacks’ 3rd highest wicket-taker, with 278 scalps to his name.
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newscricket24 days ago

WI vs SL | Pretty docile wicket where we have to find ways to motivate ourselves, expresses Jason Holder

Jason Holder, following day two’s action, has expressed that it has been a pretty docile wicket in Antigua and added that the team has to find ways to motivate themselves throughout the game. While adding that the game is pretty evens-stevens, Holder wasn’t still sure about the umpire’s decision.
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