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Monday, May 25, 2020


Goodwill hunting: BCCI hopes to build consensus on ICC’s leadership role

May 24, 2020 11:52:27 pm

On Tuesday, the ICC Board will meet to lay down the procedure for the election. Two days later, on May 28, the Board will meet again and is likely to announce the timeline for filing nominations.

Saqlain Mushtaq set be appointed PCB high-performance coach

May 24, 2020 11:15:58 pm

Saqlain Mushtaq, who has been a spin bowling coach with the England, West Indies and New Zealand teams previously, had also applied for the position of the Pakistan A team head coach last year.

‘Sachin Tendulkar speaks about mental aspects than technical ones’: Prithvi Shaw

May 24, 2020 10:55:31 pm

"I was eight years old when I met Sachin sir and since that time, he is my mentor and I have learnt a lot of things from him," said Prithvi Shaw.

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Authorities should not take T20 World Cup decision in haste: Misbah ul Haq

May 24, 2020 10:24:55 pm

Misbah said even though the Covid-19 forecast is refusing to brighten, ICC should give it as much time as they can before they postpone the T20 World Cup, as this is the 'best product to highlight cricket'.

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‘ICC must ensure bowling-friendly pitches in Tests after saliva ban’: Irfan Pathan

May 24, 2020 7:37:42 pm

The ICC cricket committee, led by former India captain Anil Kumble, has recommended a ban on the use of saliva as an interim measure to combat the coronavirus threat.


Vincy Premier T10 League 2020, Day 3, Highlights: Ambris helps Breakers win with record total

May 24, 2020 11:48:06 pm

Vincy Premier T10 League 2020 Highlights: Sunil Ambris scored a blistering 75* to help Salt Pond Breakers put 132/0 on the scoreboard as they beat La Soufriere Hikers by 25 runs.

Vincy Premier T10 League 2020 Live Cricket Streaming: When and where to watch

May 24, 2020 5:27:08 pm

Vincy Premier T10 League 2020 Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: The third day of the T10 league will be played on Sunday.

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Former Pakistan opener Taufeeq Umar tests positive for Covid-19

May 24, 2020 4:45:34 pm

Taufeeq Umar is the second cricketer in Pakistan to be affected by the Covid-19 virus.

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Interim measure, it will be back to normal once Covid situation under control: Anil Kumble on saliva ban

May 24, 2020 2:00:04 pm

The Anil Kumble-led panel recommended a ban on saliva to minimise the risk of infection. On Friday, the ICC, in its guidelines for resumption of the game, also suggested a bar on the practice.

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Mark Taylor says T20 World Cup unlikely to go ahead, urges ICC to decide this week

May 24, 2020 1:03:49 pm

Mark Taylor also feels that if IPL takes place during the window the T20 World Cup was to be held, the Australian players are likely to be cleared by their Board to take part in the cash-rich league in India.

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Saliva ban can enhance skills of bowlers: Joe Root

May 24, 2020 11:41:05 am

The Anil Kumble-led ICC cricket committee has recommended banning the use of saliva to shine the ball when play resumes. The ICC has also barred the practice in its guidelines for resumption of cricket.

Shakib Al Hasan says ICC guidelines on resumption of cricket need more clarity

May 24, 2020 11:17:39 am

The measures include the appointment of chief medical officers, a 14-day pre-match isolation training camp and use of gloves by umpires while handling the ball.

Delhi HC sends Chawla to Tihar jail till further orders

‘Sanjeev Chawla’s non-cooperation proves his guilt’

May 24, 2020 8:09:27 am

The prime accused, Sanjeev Chawla, in Hansie Cronje match-fixing case of 2000 didn’t divulge any details even when confronted with evidence, says chargesheet.

‘I have to clear fitness test before I can resume training’: Rohit Sharma

May 23, 2020 11:45:00 pm

Rohit Sharma had to return home midway through the New Zealand tour after sustaining the calf injury during the T20 series. He also missed the three-match home ODI series against South Africa.

Shardul Thakur becomes first India cricketer to resume outdoor training

May 23, 2020 7:34:10 pm

Shardul Thakur hit a local ground at Boisar in Maharashtra's Palghar district along with some domestic players, most notably, Mumbai Ranji wicketkeeper-batsman Hardik Tamore.

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ICC advises to resume cricket but only if there is no risk of local transmission

May 23, 2020 6:00:50 pm

As member nations ease restrictions imposed to contain the pandemic, the ICC on Friday issued comprehensive guidelines aimed at getting the sport up and running around the world.

‘Stakeholders will have to compromise, put in effort to rebuild cricket’: Aaron Finch

May 23, 2020 5:20:47 pm

Aaron Finch, who is on the board of Australian players' union, said it is not only about the IPL and all stakeholders have to make compromises to get cricket to thrive again.


Vincy Premier T10 League 2020, Day 2, Highlights: Caribbean sees plenty of thrills

May 24, 2020 5:37:52 pm

Vincy Premier T10 League 2020 Highlights: La Soufriere Hikers won the first match of the day. Salt Pond Breakers and Botanic Garden Rangers won the subsequent encounters.


Vincy Premier T10 League 2020 Live Cricket Streaming: When and where to watch

May 23, 2020 4:50:06 pm

Vincy Premier T10 League 2020 Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: Dark View Explorers vs La Soufriere Hikers match will be played from 06:00 pm IST. Following that, Fort Charlotte Strikers vs Salt Pond Breakers will take place from 08:00 pm IST. The last match of the day will be Grenadine Divers vs Botanic Garden Rangers from 10:00 pm.

‘Bowlers require minimum two months’ preparation to play Tests’: ICC

May 23, 2020 4:44:14 pm

A preparation time of six weeks was recommended for bowlers returning to the shorter 50-over and Twenty20 internationals.