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Women’s World T20: Group A to remain in St. Lucia

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday confirmed that the Group A of the ongoing Women’s World Twenty 20 will remain in Saint Lucia. The extreme weather has seen 40% more rainfall in Saint Lucia in the first 10 days of the month than the island would usually see in the whole of November. Confirming the same, ICC  head of events

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Hero MotoCorp Signs Virat Kohli As Brand Ambassador

Hero MotoCorp Ltd has announced that it has signed Virat Kohli, the captain of the Indian National Cricket Team, as its brand ambassador. The company added that Kohli will feature in Hero’s ad campaign for the Xtreme 200R, which will be released on September 12. Coincidentally, it’s the same day the company has chosen to

All Asia Cup matches awarded ODI status

All Asia Cup matches awarded ODI status. The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday announced that it has granted ODI status to all matches in the upcoming Asia Cup 2018. The tournament will see Hong Kong as the only participating team without an ODI status. Hong Kong defeated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the final of the qualifiers to book

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Australia’s fearsome attack creates dilemma for South Africa Durban

 Some of the world’s best fast bowlers will square up when the first Test between South Africa and Australia starts at Kingsmead tomorrow.They may find, however, that some of their sting might drawn from them by pitch conditions during cricket test match.  Kingsmead has lost the reputation it once had as a fast bowler’s paradise.

ICC ODI Rankings: Kohli attains rare landmark, surpasses Lara

ICC ODI Rankings: Kohli attains rare landmark, surpasses Lara. Indian skipper Virat Kohli’s prolific run with the bat helped him attain the rare feat of crossing the 900-point mark in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) ODI rankings released on Tuesday. The swashbuckling batsman now has over 900 points in Tests as well as ODIs

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Johannesburg Test will resume as scheduled on Saturday

Despite pitch fears, the third and final Test between South Africa and India will resume on Saturday. “The on-field umpires, in consultation with the match referee, and after speaking with both the captains and groundsmen, have decided that the Johannesburg Test will resume on time on Saturday,” said International Cricket Council in a statement.The third

No problems if cricketers dope tested by WADA: Rathore

No problems if cricketers dope tested by WADA: Rathore

No problems if cricketers dope tested by WADA: Rathore. New Delhi, Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Sunday said the government had no problem with the International Cricket Council (ICC) getting the players tested by the World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) as it was registered with the global watchdog.Rathore’s comments came after the WADA on Saturday

Here's why ICC is celebrating increased Twitter character limit

Here’s why ICC is celebrating increased Twitter character limit

ICC celebrating increased Twitter character limit: The International Cricket Council (ICC) is lauding Twitter’s latest move of increasing character limit and how! Popular micro-blogging site on Tuesday ended its iconic 140-character tweet limit and rolled out its new 280 character limit for tweets for all users.Posting the full names of some of the Sri Lankan

Faf, Elgar not in favour of four-day Test

Four day Test: South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis and bastman Dean Elgar have expressed their disapproval for the four day Test cricket even though Cricket South Africa (CSA) wants to trial the concept later this year. The South African cricket board has scheduled a four-day Test against Zimbabwe on Boxing Day but is awaiting


Happy Birthday Wasim Akram: One of the greatest fast bowlers turns 51

Wasim Akram, one of the greatest fast bowlers, turned 51 on Saturday and wishes poured from all quarters. The International Cricket Council (ICC) was one of the firsts to wish former Pakistan skipper Akram. The ICC posted a picture of Wasim Akram on Twitter, mentioning his achievements and a caption saying, “104 Tests, 25 five-wicket