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Pakistan’s Wasim Khan urges England to ‘do the right thing’ in 2022

Pakistan’s decision to tour England despite the risks of travelling during the COVID-19 pandemic was not part of a reciprocal agreement but the Pakistan...

Pakistan’s Akmal has three-year cricket ban halved on appeal

Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal’s three-year ban from cricket for failing to report a match-fixing approach was on Wednesday reduced to 18 months on appeal,...

Sri Lanka cricket announces premier league in August

Sri Lanka will resume top-level cricket with a new premier league tournament starting next month with the participation of 70 international players, the cricket...

Sangakkara backs Ganguly for ICC top post, says ‘astute brain’ makes him suitable

Sri Lanka cricket legend Kumar Sangakkara has backed Sourav Ganguly for the ICC chairman’s post, saying the BCCI president’s “astute cricket brain” and vast...

How tips from Tendulkar and Shastri helped Kohli post disastrous 2014 England tour

The lesson of “forward press against fast bowlers” from Sachin Tendulkar and a tip from head coach Ravi Shastri to stand outside the crease...

Bangladesh’s Test tour to Sri lanka could be rescheduled to October

Bangladesh is planning to tour Sri Lanka in October for their rescheduled three-Test series, following the postponement of this year''s ICC T20 World Cup...

Fast bowlers will have to be more careful on resumption: Pathan

Former India pacer Irfan Pathan feels the fast bowlers will take at least four to six weeks to get back into rhythm when they...

India cricket board ordered to pay former IPL champions $640 million

A court has ordered India’s cricket board to pay more than $640 million to former Indian Premier League champions Deccan Chargers for illegal termination...

Sri Lanka Cricket to impose tougher code of conduct for players

Finally the probe into allegations of match-fixing in the 2011 World Cup final involving Sri Lanka and India has been halted by Sri Lankan...

Asia Cup T20 tournament cancelled, says Ganguly

India’s cricket chief Sourav Ganguly said on Wednesday (8) the Asia Cup Twenty20 tournament has been called off amid the coronavirus pandemic. The event, which...