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‘We may not have much practice, but mentally we’re prepared’ – Harmanpreet Kaur

[ad_1] News India women’s Test vice-captain says the team got valuable tips on constructing a Test innings from her male counterpart, Ajinkya Rahane Harmanpreet Kaur believes that a lack of adequate game time in the longest format in the lead-up to India Women’s return to Test cricket after nearly seven years can be offset in […]

WTC winners to take home USD 1.6 million as well as Test Championship mace

[ad_1] News Runners-up to get USD 800,000; the teams will split the prize money in case there isn’t a result The winners of the India vs New Zealand World Test Championship (WTC) final will take home USD 1.6 million, as well as the Test Championship Mace, while the losing team will get USD 800,000, the […]

Pakistan cricket team won’t be allowed to take families on England, West Indies tours

[ad_1] Pakistan cricket team players will reportedly not be allowed to take their families with them on the upcoming tours to England and West Indies. According to sources in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), the national team is scheduled to visit England for an ODI and T20 series this month, after which it will leave […]

Tom Latham sets sights on WTC final as NZ shift focus after historic series win

[ad_1] News First series win in England since 1999 was firm focus, says vice-captain New Zealand’s series win in England is their first since 1999 and they have an opportunity to add the inaugural World Test Championship title next week when they play India at the Ageas Bowl. Which is the bigger prize? “Both sounds […]

Two years ago, Sarim Akhtar became international meme sensation

[ad_1] It was two years and one day ago when a Pakistani fan from the stands became one of the most popular cricket memes of all time.  Sarim Akhtar’s disappointed frown when Asif Ali dropped David Warner’s catch off a Wahab Riaz bowl, went viral on social media.  On Saturday, Somerset Cricket tweeted about Sarim […]

Hasan Ali to miss the remainder of PSL 2021

[ad_1] News The fast bowler will fly back to Pakistan for personal reasons Hasan Ali will not feature in the remainder of the PSL season. The Islamabad United fast bowler will leave the tournament bubble in the UAE and return to Pakistan “due to family concerns”. “I want to say to all Islamabad United fans, […]

Quetta Gladiators’ Faf du Plessis concussed during collision while fielding

[ad_1] News Replaced in the XI by Saim Ayub; second concussion in two days for Gladiators A concussion has ruled Faf du Plessis out of the Quetta Gladiators’ ongoing match against the Peshawar Zalmi in Abu Dhabi. du Plessis suffered a blow to the head when he collided with his team-mate Mohammad Hasnain during the […]

Hardik Pandya preparing himself to ‘bowl in all games at T20 World Cup’

[ad_1] News “I have to make sure I am fit to be able to bowl and if I bowl, that brings balance to the Indian side” Hardik Pandya is upbeat about returning to full swing with the ball for the T20 World Cup in October and wants to make sure “I bowl in all the […]

Hundred experience will boost India Women’s World Cup hopes, says BCCI

[ad_1] News “The idea is for them to get exposure in England,” BCCI treasurer Arun Singh Dhumal says The BCCI has said the participation of its top women players in The Hundred in England will give them much needed experience and exposure to elite opposition ahead of the 50-overs World Cup in New Zealand next […]

Chetan Sakariya – ‘Would have been happy just going to Sri Lanka as a net bowler’

[ad_1] The year 2021 has given Chetan Sakariya some of his most cherished memories. But it has also taken away the pillars of his life. In February, his younger brother died by suicide days before the IPL auction. In May, soon after Sakariya impressed in his maiden stint with the Rajasthan Royals, he saw his […]

R Ashwin suggests neutral venues for series that count towards WTC points

[ad_1] News India spinner also thinks New Zealand will come into WTC final ‘with an advantage’, having played England in England in the lead-in A week before the inaugural World Test Championship (WTC) final in Southampton, India offspinner R Ashwin has suggested that one of the tournament’s potential evolutions could be that teams play the […]

India’s squad to Sri Lanka to quarantine in Mumbai from June 14

[ad_1] News They will be tested regularly before departing for Colombo on June 28 The second-string Indian squad for the Sri Lanka series will assemble in Mumbai from June 14 to undergo a two-week quarantine. ESPNcricinfo has learnt that the members of the Indian contingent have been asked to take a Covid-19 test before they […]

Shikhar Dhawan to lead India on limited-overs tour of Sri Lanka

[ad_1] News Bhuvneshwar Kumar named vice-captain, Chetan Sakariya and Nitish Rana among new faces in the mix Devdutt Padikkal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Nitish Rana, K Gowtham and Chetan Sakariya have all received maiden call-ups to the national team, figuring in the 20-man India squad for the white-ball series in Sri Lanka, scheduled for July. The second-string […]

Social media use may be restricted for Pakistani cricket players in new PCB contracts

[ad_1] Pakistan Cricket Board to include social media restriction in central contracts. The current contracts of male cricket players are expiring June 30. PCB to offer central contracts to players before England tour. LAHORE: Pakistan’s cricketers may not be able to post about any of their team’s activities during any series on social media anymore […]

Karachi Kings captain Imad Wasim rubbishes claims of ‘hiding himself’ on the field

[ad_1] News Wasim had bowled just 13 overs in five matches in the first leg of PSL 2021 Imad Wasim, the Karachi Kings captain, has defended his own limited role in the champions’ defence of their title this season. With the sixth season set to resume from Wednesday, the Kings are top of the table […]