1. Malinga Abandons His SL Team

    Sri Lankan star Lasith Malinga has confirmed that he would represent his Indian Premier League (IPL) side Mumbai Indians at the forthcoming Champions League T20 tournament.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 3 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  2. ICC's Action on Moeen Ali's 'Save Gaza' Wristband Is Wrong and Infuriating

    If anyone needed more evidence that the International Cricket Council (ICC) is obsessed with little things, they don't need to look any further than Moeen Ali being barred from wearing specific wristbands...

    Antoinette Muller Written by Antoinette Muller about 3 days ago 1,420 reads 5 comments

  3. Bell Dedicates Ton to Grandfather

    England batsman Ian Bell dedicated his return to form to the memory of his grandfather William, who died earlier this month.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 3 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  4. Thumb X-Ray for Bell

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 3 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  5. What England Cricket Can Do to Right the Ship

    Last week’s humiliating defeat by 95 runs at the hands of India at Lord’s constitutes a nadir in the recent history of the England cricket team. The result capped a dismal period of form for England since their Ashes triumph in 2013...

    Harry Reardon Written by Harry Reardon about 4 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  6. South Africa's Return to Top of Test Rankings Was Cricket at Its Gripping Best

    When Gary Kirsten was in charge of the South African team, he used to talk about “absorbing and transferring pressure.” He’d use these buzzwords whenever South Africa were in a spot of bother...

    Antoinette Muller Written by Antoinette Muller about 4 days ago 919 reads 3 comments

  7. Weary India Facing Familiar Test

    A five-Test series was always going to be a challenge for India. In the second half of the first back-to-back Tests, at Lord's, they gave it their all: batsmen showed discipline for ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  8. ICC Investigating Ali's Gaza Wristbands

    England cricketer Moeen Ali risked disciplinary action after the International Cricket Council (ICC) said Monday they were "investigating" his decision to wear wristbands in support of Gaza during the ongoing third Test match against India on Monday...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 days ago 29 reads 0 comments

  9. Sloppy India Still Well Placed for Draw at Ageas Bowl Despite Huge England Lead

    The sight of Gary Ballance celebrating his third hundred in six Tests on Day 1 at the Ageas Bowl likely left MS Dhoni and his Indian teammates feeling rather aggrieved on Sunday night...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 4 days ago 1,102 reads 1 comments

  10. Flat Pitch and Weak Indian Bowling Should Put England's Batting into Perspective

    There was undeniably, and certainly in hindsight, a sense of fragility to England's 3-0 Ashes victory last summer. But pointing that out with too much enthusiasm at the time seemed almost unfair—wrong even...

    Freddie Wilde Written by Freddie Wilde about 4 days ago 597 reads 0 comments

  11. Sri Lanka vs. South Africa: Ranking All 14 SL Players from the 2014 Test Series

    Sri Lanka came agonisingly close to pulling off a fantastic win over South Africa and drawing the two-match Test series. But it wasn't to be as South Africa dug in and clung on for an impressive draw...

    Antoinette Muller Written by Antoinette Muller about 4 days ago 246 reads 0 comments

  12. Sri Lanka vs. South Africa: Ranking All 11 SA Players from the 2014 Test Series

    South Africa clinched a 1-0 series win after a thrilling draw against Sri Lanka in Colombo. The series had its ups and downs, and while the visitors were all-round the better performers, ...

    Antoinette Muller Written by Antoinette Muller about 4 days ago 659 reads 0 comments

  13. Harmy: Fans Back Cook over KP

    Alastair Cook has won the battle with Kevin Pietersen for the hearts of the English cricket public, according to the captain's former team-mate Steve Harmison.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 4 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  14. Sri Lanka vs. South Africa, 2nd Test Day 5: Highlights, Scorecard and Report

    South Africa secured top position in the ICC Test rankings as they held on to draw the second Test with Sri Lanka in Colombo...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 4 days ago 2,726 reads 1 comments

  15. Cook and Moores Have Added Ballance but Team Still Needs Flair

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 5 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  16. MS Dhoni's Defensive Selections and Tactics Already Look Like India's Big Gamble

    England took the honours on Day 1 of the third Test against India at the Rose Bowl, Southampton, via an industrious 158-run, second-wicket partnership between captain Alastair Cook (95) and Gary Ballance (104 not out)...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 5 days ago 783 reads 1 comments

  17. Alastair Cook's 95 vs. India: England Captain Hasn't Escaped His Slump Just Yet

    With each and every Test that has passed since late last year, Alastair Cook has slowly descended into his own bunker. Amid a storm—blizzard-like in its severity—engulfing him and his team, seeking refuge has been the overriding instinct...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 5 days ago 628 reads 0 comments

  18. How Are Cricket Bats Made?

    After the resounding success of " What's Inside a Cricket Ball? " it is time for round two of this fascinating series—how are cricket bats made? In his play The Real Thing ...

    Alex Telfer Written by Alex Telfer about 5 days ago 598 reads 1 comments

  19. South Africa Face Familiar Test of Character to Avoid Sri Lanka Loss in Colombo

    Adelaide 2012 and Johannesburg 2013 will both be in South Africa’s minds when they step out to try and save the second Test against Sri Lanka on Monday...

    Antoinette Muller Written by Antoinette Muller about 5 days ago 485 reads 0 comments

  20. Dickwella Guilty of Code of Conduct Breach

    Sri Lanka wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella has been fined 10 per cent of his match fee and also received an official reprimand after being found guilty of a Level 1 breach of the ICC ...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 5 days ago 102 reads 0 comments

  21. Ian Bell Offers Support to Captain Alastair Cook Before Third Test

    Ian Bell, one of the decreasing number of senior players in the England side, has given unequivocal support to his beleaguered captain before the third Test in Southampton.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 6 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  22. Cook Ignores the Critics

    Alastair Cook insists he will not stand down as England captain ahead of the third Test with India at the Ageas Bowl.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 6 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  23. Every International Cricket Team's Player Who Gets Under Opposition Skin

    Batting, bowling and fielding are clearly the three core skills in cricket but what about the mental warfare practised by certain players? People who can wind up the opposition and ...

    Alex Telfer Written by Alex Telfer about 6 days ago 15,826 reads 7 comments

  24. Hashim Amla Calmness Personified in Innings of 139 vs. Sri Lanka at Colombo

    If ever you need a dictionary definition of calm, just turn to Hashim Amla . Ask any of his teammates how they perceive him, and they will probably share a simple one-word answer: cool...

    Antoinette Muller Written by Antoinette Muller about 6 days ago 1,599 reads 0 comments

  25. Venues for West Indies Tour of India Announced

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the venues for West Indies' upcoming tour of India.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 6 days ago 81 reads 0 comments