13 Feb
Punjab buy Livingstone for 11.5 Cr while MI spend big on Archer and David on day 2 of IPL auction

The Punjab Kings broke the bank for Liam Livingstone on day two of the IPL mega auction as they spent INR 11.5 crores on the English all-rounder, making him the most expensive overseas cricketer to be bought in 2022. The Kings held off bids from Kolkata, Chennai, Gujarat and Hyderabad to make Livingstone the fourth-highest […]

12 Mar
England dominate India to win 1st T20I

England completely outplayed India in the 1st T20I to register a comprehensive victory by 8 wickets. Most of the damage was done with the ball as they skittled the Indian top order at the start with some searing pace from Jofra Archer and Mark Wood. India, on the other hand failed to get any rhythm […]

Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 09 Apr
Cricket news round-up – April 9: Wisden names cricketers of the year

Wisden has announced its cricketers of the year; Akhtar has proposed a fundraising India-Pakistan series to help combat COVID-19; CA face a fifty percent cut in revenue; and Cricket NSW have appointed Leah Poulton as new head of female cricket.

ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2020 07 Feb
Cricket news round-up – February 7: Bangladesh reach Under-19 World Cup final

Bangladesh reached the final of Under-19 World Cup. Jofra Archer was ruled out of IPL 2020 due to injury. The Bushfire relief match was shifted to Melbourne.

Rohit Sharma India 30 Jan
Cricket news round-up – January 29- Rohit Sharma and Mohammed Shami win T20I series for India

Rohit Sharma helped India win the T20I series against New Zealand in the Super Over. New Zealand secured a semi-final spot in the Under-19 World Cup. Saqib Mahmood replaced injured Jofra Archer for the T20I series against South Africa.

Angelo Mathews Sri Lanka 02 Jan
Cricket news round-up – January 2: Mathews returns, Holder rested, and injury doubts over Archer

Sri Lanka recall Mathews for India series, Kalra suspended for a year, and Archer has a sore elbow

Vernon Philander R Ashwin India South Africa 28 Dec
Cricket news round-up – December 28: Philander confirms Somerset joining, Archer gets a warning

Vernon Philander confirmed reports of joining Somerset. Jofra Archer received a warning at Centurion. The BCB is waiting for government clearance to take a call on Pakistan tour.

New Zealand World Cup 2019 final 04 Dec
Cricket news round-up – December 4: New Zealand win MCC’s Spirit of Cricket Award

New Zealand won the Christopher Martin-Jenkins Spirit of Cricket Award; Pakistan named Naseem Shah in their Under-19s squad; NZC have filed a police complaint to seek out the culprit who hurled racist abuse against Jofra Archer; and Mithali Raj's biopic has been announced.

Jofra Archer England Australia Ashes 2019 26 Nov
Cricket news round-up – November 26: Jofra Archer allegedly racially abused by spectator in New Zealand

Archer alleges abuse, Bailey becomes a selector, and a South Africa trip for Bairstow, Anderson.

Joe Root Kane Williamson England New Zealand 20 Nov
New Zealand v England, 1st Test, Mount Maunganui: Preview, predictions, likely XIs

The first of the two Tests will commence on November 20. This will be the first Test at Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui.