After Perth, The ICC Also Gave An Average Rating To Melbourne Pitch

After Perth, The ICC Also Gave An Average Rating To Melbourne Pitch There were 271 matches at the #Melbourne Cricket Ground so far, out of which 249 resulted. In the last Test here, India defeated Australia by 137 runs. Melbourne: The #International Cricket Council (ICC) has given an average rating on the pitch of the […]

Andre Russell to start his anti-doping hearing next week: Lawyer

West Indian all-rounder Andre Russell will face a preliminary hearing before an independent anti-doping disciplinary panel next week over a whereabouts rule violation, his lawyer Patrick Foster said on Thursday. The 28-year-old, who helped West Indies win their second ICC World Twenty20 title in India in April, missed three doping tests within a 12-month period. Russell was […]

Anil Kumble brush-off having any conflict of interest in becoming India’s coach

India’s newly appointed coach Anil Kumble has dismissed reports of conflict of interest between his new job and his involvement in a sports firm as well as heading the ICC Cricket committee. The legendary leg-spinner, who was named for this high profile post last week, is reportedly involved with a company called Tenvic, which is in […]

MISBAH-UL-HAQ DOESN’T SUPPORT THE DIVISION OF TEST CRICKET IN TWO TIERS

MISBAH-UL-HAQ DOESN’T SUPPORT THE DIVISION OF TEST CRICKET IN TWO TIERS     Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq opposed the planning of division of Test Cricket saying that lower ranked teams will suffer, if they do not play with top order teams. ICC wants seven top teams to play the higher tier and next five to play […]

Champions Trophy 2017 may turn out to be the last ever

The International Cricket Council may scrap the Champions Trophy from it’s calendar after the 2017 or 2021 edition as per the reports on ESPNcricinfo. The tournament was to be terminated in 2013 itself but since the inaugural ICC Test championship couldn’t take place, ICC decided to stage another one in 2017 in England. If the […]

BILLY BOWDEN DEMOTED BY NEW ZEALAND CRICKET

BILLY BOWDEN DEMOTED BY NEW ZEALAND CRICKET International Cricket will now miss an Umpire with the crooked finger. Yes, BILLY BOWDEN the Kiwi Umpire has been dropped by New Zealand Cricket from their International panel. Bowden has been downgraded to the national panel. This means the Aucklander can only stand in the domestic matches in New […]