The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is set to conduct matches during the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as a follow-up to last year’s one-off exhibition game for women.
Batsman D'Arcy Short and pace bowlers Kane Richardson and Nathan Coulter-Nile have been called to the Australian limited-overs squad for the tour of India, beginning on February 24 in preparation for the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup.
Coming from their ODI series win, a Mithali Raj-less India Women failed to maintain their winning streak as they lost the opening T20I by 23 runs to New Zealand's White Ferns at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Wednesday.
New Zealand’s Black Caps skipper Kane Williamson said the middle-order batsman Colin Munro is expected in the top three slots to take on India in the forthcoming T20I series, beginning February 6.
India Women team heavily depended on spinners in the middle overs and they have not disappointed in the series against New Zealand’s White Ferns, ODI skipper Mithali Raj said on the eve of the three-match T20I series, beginning on February 6.
Opening batsman Kraigg Brathwaite is set to lead West Indies in the third and final Test against England at the Darren Sammy National Cricket Stadium in St Lucia, beginning on February 9.
West Indies skipper Jason Holder is set to miss the third Test against England in St Lucia following a one Test suspension imposed by ICC on Monday.
Indian women’s hockey team midfielder Navjot Kaur, who climbed the ranks in the national team with significant performances, completed the milestone of playing 150 international matches.
South Africa have named left-hand batsman David Miller as the team captain for the remaining two T20 international matches against Pakistan as the full-time skipper Faf du Plessis has been given rest.
Sri Lanka cricketer Kusal Perera was forced to retire hurt after being hit by a nasty bouncer by Australian pacer Jhye Richardson on Day Three of the ongoing second Test at the Manuka Oval on Sunday.
Smriti Mandhana has moved up three spots to attain the number one rank in the updated ICC ODI batting rankings, released on Saturday.
A lower back injury could rule New Zealand opening batsman Martin Guptill out of the fifth ODI against India at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington.
Will Pucovski, the right-handed Australian batsman, has been released to return home from the ongoing Sri Lanka Tests after asking to continue his rehabilitation over mental health issues.
Right-hand batsman Joe Burns ended Australia’s 113-day wait for a Test century as he scored a ton in the second Test of their ongoing two-match series against Sri Lanka here at the Manuka Oval on Friday.
Former world number one Rafael Nadal is all set to get married to his long time girlfriend Mery Perello following the recent engagement of the couple.
The Sports Authority of India (SAI) has approved the names of 23 athletes, including shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth, from badminton, cycling, para-athletics and para-shooting fields, to be included in the flagship Target Olympic Podium Sche
Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova pulled out of the ongoing St Petersburg Open owing to an injury in the right shoulder.