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9 January, 2019 3:33 PM Mohammad Amir Recalled For Pakistan vs South Africa ODI Series

Mohammad Amir has been included in Pakistan's the 16-member squad for the five-match series against South Africa starting on January 19. In the first two Tests, which Pakistan have both lost, Amir has taken a total of eight wickets, only one less than Pakistan's top wicket-taker in the series so far Shaheen Shah Afridi. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) 44

1 January, 2019 3:02 PM India, Pakistan To Begin Men's T20 World Cup 2020 Campaign From Super 12s Stage

The ICC also confirmed the teams that have directly qualified for the Men's T20 World Cup 2020. India and Pakistan will begin their Men's T20 World Cup 2020 campaign from the Super 12s stage, the International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed in a press release on Tuesday. Along side the two heavyweights, top-ranked teams England, Australia, South Africa 52

30 December, 2018 2:04 PM India retain No.1 Test spot post MCG win over Australia

Australia, on the other hand, have finished the year at the fifth spot in rankings with 102 points. India have regained the number one spot in the year-end International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Team Rankings after taking an unassailable 2-1 lead in the ongoing four-match series against Australia. The Virat Kohli-led side maintained their numero-uno 67

30 December, 2018 10:59 AM Cameron Bancroft fails with bat on return from ball-tampering ban

Australian batsman Cameron Bancroft`s return from a ball-tampering ban proved to be short lived after he was dismissed for just two runs for the Perth Scorchers in the domestic `Big Bash` Twenty20 competition at Launceston on Sunday. Bancroft was banned from international, state and Big Bash cricket for nine months by Cricket Australia for his role in the massive 64

26 December, 2018 5:25 PM "You're Paid To Win, Not Play": Steve Smith Recalls Cricket Australia's Pressure Tactics

Steve Smith revealed how his meeting with Cricket Australia executives Pat Howard and James Sutherland was disappointing. Smith recalled how Howard and Sutherland entered his room soon after Australia's loss in a Test match vs South Africa in 2016 in Hobart. Smith said, “I remember James Sutherland and Pat Howard coming into the rooms there and saying 34

22 December, 2018 4:54 AM Disgraced Cameron Bancroft Reveals He Almost Gave Up Cricket For Yoga

Cameron Bancroft received a nine-month ban from the international and domestic game for his part in ball-tampering scandal. A day after Smith re-emerged into public life with a press conference in Sydney, Bancroft has also broken his silence a week ahead of his ban running out. He did so in the form of a long letter addressed to his former self, published 26

21 December, 2018 1:14 PM Disgraced Steve Smith barred from Bangladesh T20 league

Former Australian skipper Steve Smith, who is currently serving year-long suspension by Cricket Australia for his involvement in massive ball-tampering scandal in South Africa, has been barred from the upcoming edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) after some franchises raised objections about his inclusion. The 29-year-old was roped in by Comilla 69

21 December, 2018 1:14 PM 2019 ICC World Cup trophy arrives in Delhi

As a part of its global tour, the International Cricket Council (ICC) 2019 World Cup trophy has arrived in the capital city of India, New Delhi. The coveted trophy touched down India, the eighth stop on the international leg of the Trophy tour, on November 30 and it will make its final stop of the country at Ambience Mall in Gurugram on December 22. "The ICC Cricket 54

13 December, 2018 12:53 PM Sarfraz Ahmed Calls On Squad To Play 'Without Fear' In South Africa

"Conditions in South Africa are tough with bouncy and seaming pitches so anyone who plays without fear and with a big heart will succeed," Sarfraz told AFP. Pakistan's two wins out of 12 Tests in South Africa came in 1998 and 2007, having lost nine with just one draw. On their last tour in 2013, Pakistan were routed 3-0 and bowled out for their lowest 55

6 December, 2018 8:03 PM Yasir Shah quickest bowler to pick 200 Test wickets, shatters 82-year record

Shah dismissed Will Somerville to achieve the record in his 33rd Test, beating Australian leg-spinner Charrie Grimmett who achieved the same tally in 36 Tests against South Africa in 1936.  Pakistan's leg-spinner Yasir Shah on Thursday became the quickest bowler to pick 200 wickets in Test cricket, shattering an 82-year-old record on the fourth day of the Third 69