Joe Root

Joe Root has been named as England's Test captain on Monday (February 13) with Ben Stokes appointed as his deputy. Root was understood to have been interviewed by England's Director of Cricket Andrew Strauss last week for the top...
Imran Tahir becomes World's No.1 ODI Bowler

South Africa’s duo of Imran Tahir and Faf du Plessis have achieved personal milestones in the ICC ODI Player Rankings following stellar performances in the just concluded five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka. Wrist-spinner Imran Tahir has surged to the...
Chris Lynn

Ben Dunk called in to replace Chris Lynn star after the Brisbane Heat star aggravated a neck injury at training last weekExplosive batsman Chris Lynn has been ruled out of the KFC T20 INTL series against Sri Lanka after...
UAE to host the 2017 Indoor Cricket World Cup

Continuing our sports reputation as a truly global game, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), in partnership with Cricket Australia, has secured the hosting rights for the prestigious 2017 World Indoor Cricket Federation (WICF) World Cup. The event will attract approximately...

With the series win already in the bag, South Africa begin their push for a 5-0 whitewash and the No. 1 ODI ranking in Tuesday's (February 7) fourth one-day international against Sri Lanka. Given how one-sided and predictable the...
Alastair Cook

Alastair Cook has resigned as England Test captain after a record 59 matches in charge. The 32-year-old Essex batsman took the role in 2012 and led his country to Ashes victories in 2013 and 2015. However, during last year's 4-0 Test...
Boult, Taylor help New Zealand clinch Chappell-Haddle series

Ross Taylor rose to the occasion to stroke his 16th One-Day International century before the New Zealand bowlers collaborated to seal a 24-run win in the third and final Chappell-Hadlee series clash at the Seddon Park in Hamilton on...
International Cricket Council

The International Cricket Council has moved closer to a radical shake-up to pave the way for Afghanistan and Ireland to become Test nations and restrict the power of the 'Big Three' of India, England and Australia. Following a meeting at...
Marcus Stoinis compiled a brilliant 117-ball 146 in the first ODI

After a major anti-climax in Napier, where game two was farcically abandoned without a ball being bowled, the Chappell-Hadlee series comes down to the third and final game in Hamilton. A New Zealand victory would mean they reclaim the...

The 2017 Indian Premier League auction will be held on February 20 in Bengaluru, the Board of Control for Cricket in India said in a statement on Friday (February 3). More than 750 players will go under the hammer...