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KKR IPL 2021 – Eoin Morgan recovering well from hand injury to play in Kolkata Knight Riders’ opener on April 11 | Cricket

KKR IPL 2021 - Eoin Morgan recovering well from hand injury to play in Kolkata Knight Riders' opener on April 11 | Cricket

Eoin Morgan had a breakthrough season in IPL 2020 © BCCI Eoin Morgan has said that he has progressed well enough to have a chance to play in the Kolkata Knight Riders’ season opener against the Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 11 after sustaining a hand injury that kept him out of the last two ODIs against India in Pune. Morgan, …

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NZ-Women vs Aus-Women – 2nd T20I – Beth Mooney

NZ-Women vs Aus-Women - 2nd T20I - Beth Mooney

News Australia’s bowlers almost turned the game around but New Zealand’s lower order came through Beth Mooney believed Australia’s bowlers could close out the second T20I in Napier, but conceded the visitors had been under par with the bat on a surface where they were not able to significantly accelerate. Despite only having 129 on the board, Australia had squeezed …

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Recent Match Report – New Zealand vs Bangladesh 2nd T20I 2020/21

Recent Match Report - New Zealand vs Bangladesh 2nd T20I 2020/21

New Zealand 173 for 5 (Phillips 58*, Mitchell 34*, Mahedi 2-45) beat Bangladesh 142 for 7 (Sarkar 51, Naim 38, Southee 2-21) by 28 runs (DLS method) In a rain-interrupted fixture on a drizzly Tuesday evening in Napier, New Zealand, bowling with a wet ball that was becoming increasingly hard to grip, had to work hard to eke out a …

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Pakistan in South Africa 2020-21

Pakistan news - Misbah-ul-Haq welcomes performance analysis, but not scrutiny

News In white-ball cricket, Pakistan have held their own and could enjoy the conditions on offer In the shadow of their Test record – 0-6 since 2010 and 1-10 since the turn of the century – Pakistan’s competitive white-ball performances in South Africa can often go by unnoticed. Under Misbah-ul-Haq’s captaincy, they were the first subcontinent side to win a …

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Recent Match Report – India vs England 3rd ODI 2020/21

Recent Match Report - India vs England 3rd ODI 2020/21

India 329 (Pant 78, Dhawan 67, Hardik 64) beat England 322 for 9 (Curran 95*, Malan 50, Thakur 4-67, Kumar 3-42) by seven runs Sam Curran’s gutsy innings took England to the verge of an unlikely win before T Natarajan held his nerve to ultimately deliver India victory in Pune, in a tense and fitting finale to the ODI series …

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Pakistan to send U19 team on tour of Bangladesh in April

Pakistan to send U19 team on tour of Bangladesh in April

News No other Full Member has sent an age-group team on tour since the start of the pandemic last year Pakistan will become the first country to resume age-group level tours since the start of the pandemic. The Under-19 team will tour Bangladesh next month for a series of five one-day matches and a four-day game starting from April 19 …

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Jofra Archer to undergo surgery on hand, IPL participation uncertain

Jofra Archer to undergo surgery on hand, IPL participation uncertain

News Fast bowler suffered cut to hand in January that will now require an operation Jofra Archer is set to undergo a surgical procedure on his right hand next week, having also received another injection in his elbow after being ruled out of England’s ongoing ODI series in India. The news means his participation in the upcoming IPL hangs in …

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India vs England 2020-21 – Ben Stokes seeks upturn in England’s fortunes after disappointing return to ODI colours

India vs England 2020-21 - Ben Stokes seeks upturn in England's fortunes after disappointing return to ODI colours

It wasn’t the glorious return to action that Ben Stokes might have envisaged, more than 18 months on from the World Cup final at Lord’s. His first match back in England’s ODI team, at Pune on Tuesday, ended with a rather limp 66-run defeat, while his much-vaunted promotion to No.3 proved to be something of a non-starter, as he was …

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Pakistan in South Africa – Misbah-ul-Haq forced to defend Sharjeel Khan selection, insists fitness not compromised

Pakistan in South Africa - Misbah-ul-Haq forced to defend Sharjeel Khan selection, insists fitness not compromised

News The left-handed opener has been picked for the T20I leg of the South Africa and Zimbabwe tours Pressure is mounting on the Pakistan management, with head coach Misbah-ul-Haq in the firing line this time. He has maintained that fitness standards will not be compromised on for anyone looking to work their way into the national side, insisting that Sharjeel …

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