Cricket Australia says no to betting partners for BBL, WBBL

Kevin Roberts, the Cricket Australia chief executive, has revealed that the governing body has declined offers to sign on a betting partner for the men’s and women’s Big Bash Leagues on the basis that the format is pitched primarily at children and families, amid discussion around their high-profile partnership with …

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Ollie Pope keen to prove he’s a keeper

Ollie Pope is keen to prove himself as a world-class wicketkeeper after he was parachuted into the role as for the second Test against New Zealand as cover for the injured Jos Buttler. Pope, who went into the match in Hamilton having kept in just five first-class matches previously, scarcely …

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Recent Match Report – New Zealand vs England 2nd Test 2019

New Zealand 248 for 5 (Watling 29*, Mitchell 26*) v England A fascinating morning of nip-and-tuck ended with New Zealand’s sixth-wicket partnership once again pulling them clear of danger, having seen off an energetic morning burst from England’s seamers to lift the score to 248 for 5. Only 75 runs …

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