18 Jan
Virat Kohli steps down as India Test Captain

Virat Kohli has stepped down as India’s Test captain in the aftermath of their 2-1 series defeat against South Africa at Cape Town. Kohli captained India for the first time in Adelaide in 2014 in red-ball cricket and took over the reins permanently from MS Dhoni in 2015, leading the country 68 times across his […]

IPL 2019 12 Mumbai Indians MI champions 07 Mar
BCCI announces schedule for IPL Season 14

The IPL is returning to India in 2021 for season 14. After a successful campaign in the UAE in 2020 where 60 matches were played across three venues, the best T20 tournament in the world will return to India in 2021. The IPL governing council have announced the schedule for IPL 2021 and the tournament […]

IPL 2019 12 Mumbai Indians Chennai Super Kings MI CSK 15 Apr
Cricket news round-up – April 15: Coronavirus claims Zafar Sarfraz, BCCI may postpone IPL indefinitely

Coronavirus claims former Peshawar cricketer Zafar Sarfraz; BCCI are likely to postpone the IPL indefinitely; MCA postponed all their matches till May 3; and Giles remains upbeat about over the possibility of cricket in England this summer.

Heather Knight England Women 28 Mar
Cricket news round-up – March 29: Knight, Dunkley sign up for NHS, BCCI donate 51 crores

Knight and Dunkley have signed up for the England NHS VR Scheme; BCCI and Raina have pledged to donate to fight the battle against COVID-19; BCB will pay non-contracted DPL cricketers; and Cook is not comfortable with the idea of a truncated County Championship.

Sourav Ganguly India 15 Mar
Cricket news round-up – March 15: BCCI to wait and watch before making IPL schedule

BCCI decides to wait and watch, Aus-NZ ODIs cancelled, and relief for Joe Root.

Kagiso Rabada Joe Root South Africa England 17 Jan
Cricket news round-up – January 17: Honours even at Port Elizabeth, no BCCI contract for Dhoni

England finished Day 1 at Port Elizabeth on 224/4; Dhoni did not find get a BCCI central contract; and New Zealand Women and Pakistan announced their respective squad.

Shardul Thakur India 11 Jan
Cricket news round-up – January 11: India win T20I series, Brazil Women get historic contract

India won the T20I series against Sri Lanka; Brazil Women got a historic contract; BCCI is not keen on four-day Tests; and Gayle has expressed interest to play for another five years.

Australia England Edgbaston 2019 31 Dec
Cricket news round-up – December 31: ICC to contemplate four-day Tests, Central Punjab win Quaid-e-Azam Trophy

Central Punjab won the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy; ICC will contemplate four-day Test matches; Australia announced their squad for their tour of India; and du Plessis criticised the centralisation around the Big Three.

Pakistan Sri Lanka fans welcome 08 Dec
Cricket news round-up – December 8: After a decade, Fawad Alam returns to Pakistan Test squad

Excerpt: Alam returns, Anderson, Bairstow and Wood are recalled, and a dangerous MCG pitch

Manish Pandey India 03 Dec
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2019 talking points: Harshal Patel, Abhimanyu Mithun, Manish Pandey, and the Meghalaya team all feature

Harshal Patel, Abhimanyu Mithun, Manish Pandey, and the Meghalaya team feature in our tournament wrap-up.