Cricket

Will Afghanistan play their first Test in 2017? © Associated Press The elevation of Ireland and Afghanistan as Full Members is the crowning achievement after a trail-blazing decade for both countries. It’s a celebration of their hard work on the field, but also about yeoman’s work off the field by
0 Comments
Play 00:33 ‘We have a chance to unite the USA cricket community’ – Richardson After 52 years as the ICC’s member governing body in the USA, the USA Cricket Association (USACA) was expelled following a unanimous vote at the ICC’s board meeting on Thursday during the AGM in
0 Comments
Ajit Wadekar was India’s first full-time coach George Stroud/Daily Express / © Getty Images Before the 1990s, India used to be accompanied by ad hoc team managers on a tour-wise basis. Bishan Singh Bedi‘s appointment in 1990 signified the start of the transition from managers to having full-time coaches, with
0 Comments
Nottinghamshire 548 for 9 (Patel 247, Taylor 61, Broad 50*, Klein 6-142) beat Leicestershire 134 (Pattinson 5-33) and 134 (Fletcher 3-16) by an innings and 280 runs Scorecard James Pattinson claimed an eight-wicket match haul © Getty Images Another ruthlessly efficient bowling performance from Nottinghamshire swept them to their fifth
0 Comments
Outgoing SCG curator Tom Parker (left) with Allianz Stadium curator Michael Finch © SCG Trust The long-serving SCG curator Tom Parker will step down later this year, just a few months before Australia’s home Ashes series. Parker has spent 20 years in charge of the SCG pitch and turf, and
0 Comments