Eng vs Ind 2021 – Ben Stokes to miss India series, takes an ‘indefinite break from all cricket’

Eng vs Ind 2021 - Ben Stokes to miss India series, takes an 'indefinite break from all cricket'

News Craig Overton replaces the allrounder in the squad for five Tests against India Ben Stokes has pulled out of England’s Test series against India and will take “an indefinite break from all cricket” to focus on his mental wellbeing and continue his recovery from a finger injury.Stokes has spent the vast majority of the last year away from home, …

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Australia selector George Bailey and his pressing tasks in the next 12 months

Australia selector George Bailey and his pressing tasks in the next 12 months

News New selection chief will play a key role in picking squads for the T20 World Cup and Ashes While selectors can’t score the runs or take the wickets, they do have to make the final decision on who is best placed to do so. George Bailey, Australia’s new chairman of selectors, faces a number of big judgement calls over …

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Eng vs Ind 2021 – Ollie Pope puts down quad injury to relentless Vitality Blast schedule

Eng vs Ind 2021 - Ollie Pope puts down quad injury to relentless Vitality Blast schedule

News He suffered a quadriceps tear during a run of five T20 games in the space of eight days Ollie Pope remains a fitness doubt for England’s first Test against India at Trent Bridge, which starts on Thursday, and has suggested that Surrey’s relentless Vitality Blast schedule was to blame for his injury.Pope suffered a grade three quadriceps tear during …

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Ban vs Aus, 2021 – Ashton Turner hopes return to bowling will boost T20 World Cup chances

Ban vs Aus, 2021 - Ashton Turner hopes return to bowling will boost T20 World Cup chances

News He hopes for more opportunity with the ball during the five-match T20I series in Bangladesh Ashton Turner hopes a return to the bowling crease will boost his chances of being part of Australia’s T20 World Cup squad.Turner has undergone multiple shoulder operations during his career, the most recent two years ago, and has rarely been seen with the ball. …

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Recent Match Report – Invincibles vs Supercharger 13th Match 2021

Recent Match Report - Invincibles vs Supercharger 13th Match 2021

Report Lynn makes run-a-ball 48, and Roy bats through for 53 not out, in low-scoring dogfight Northern Superchargers 128 for 4 (Lynn 48, Brook 47*) beat Oval Invincibles 127 for 6 (Roy 52*, Curran 34*, Rashid 3-13) by six wickets Harry Brook is the leading run-scorer in the men’s Hundred and his third vital contribution in a row almost single-handedly …

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Cricket South Africa – CSA dismisses former acting CEO Kugandrie Govender | Cricket

Cricket South Africa - CSA dismisses former acting CEO Kugandrie Govender | Cricket

Kugandrie Govender was suspended in December 2020 © Cricket South Africa Cricket South Africa’s former acting CEO Kugandrie Govender has been dismissed with immediate effect, bringing an end to the disciplinary matters that have stretched back to December 2019. Govender was suspended in December 2020, four months after former CEO Thabang Moroe was fired over allegations of misconduct. Specifically, Govender …

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WI vs Pak 2021 – Azam Khan taken to hospital after blow to head during training

WI vs Pak 2021 - Azam Khan taken to hospital after blow to head during training

News The 22-year old has been ruled out of the second and third T20I against West Indies Pakistan batter Azam Khan was taken to hospital after suffering a blow to the head during training on Friday in Guyana, and has been ruled out of the second and third T20I against West Indies. The 22-year old, who made his debut earlier …

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Recent Match Report – Phoenix vs Brave 11th Match 2021

Recent Match Report - Phoenix vs Brave 11th Match 2021

Report Captain’s classy 60 sets up nervy chase as Brave enjoy home comforts against Phoenix Southern Brave 152 for 6 (Vince 60, Milne 3-15) beat Birmingham Phoenix 151 for 3 (Livingstone 68*, Hammond 44*) by four wickets James Vince stroked 60 from 38 and Chris Jordan produced a late cameo with the bat as Southern Brave finally got their campaign …

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