Al-Qaida leader behind Islamabad hotel bomb 'killed by US drone'
Qari Yasin is believed to be linked to the 2008 Marriott atrocity and the 2009 attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team bus An al-Qaida leader believed to be responsible for the 2008 Marriott hotel bombing in Islamabad and ...
Guardian Sunday, 26th March 2017, 3:51AM - Read article
Yadav stars on debut to give India the momentum despite Smith century
Australia 300 all out, India 0-0 at stumps on day one at DharamsalaTourists collapse after lunch from 144-1Steve Smith posted yet another captain’s century but Australia wasted a strong start to be all out for 300 late o ...
Guardian Saturday, 25th March 2017, 11:50AM - Read article
India v Australia: fourth Test, day one – live!
Live updates from the opening day of the series decider in DharamsalaGet in touch with Adam on email or via Twitter 5.27am GMT 18th over: Australia 79-1 (Warner 27, Smith 47). Ashwin lets Smith take the first ball to dee ...
Guardian Saturday, 25th March 2017, 5:27AM - Read article
Bitter end for Cricket Australia's brewery deal after 20-year innings
Carlton and United Breweries calls time on 20-year deal as groups opposed to alcohol-related advertising in sport hail the moveCarlton and United Breweries has ended its 20-year sponsorship deal with Cricket Australia, a ...
Guardian Saturday, 25th March 2017, 3:44AM - Read article
Vince and Bailey to co-captain
James Vince will split his captaincy duties with returning overseas player George Bailey for Hampshire this summer.
Sky Sports Friday, 24th March 2017, 3:35PM - Read article
Cook could face Anderson test
Alastair Cook could face James Anderson when he bats in first-class cricket for the first time since quitting as England Test captain.
Sky Sports Friday, 24th March 2017, 2:40PM - Read article
Saqlain Mushtaq set to sign two-year deal to be England’s spin-bowling coach
• Former Pakistan spinner set to work with senior side, Lions and Under-19s• Shashank Manohar reverses decision to stand down as ICC chairmanSaqlain Mushtaq is close to agreeing a two-year deal as England’s spin-bowling ...
Guardian Friday, 24th March 2017, 12:18PM - Read article
The CommBank contradiction: support for cricket and fossil fuels | David Ritter
Extreme heat endangers cricketers yet the bank is Australia’s most significant private investor in climate-change-inducing fossil fuelsContrary to most expectations, the Australia-India Test series is proving to be an ab ...
Guardian Friday, 24th March 2017, 1:20AM - Read article
Trevor Bayliss: I’m not a dictator, says England cricket coach
Before the Champions Trophy and an Ashes series the Australian intends leaving no stone unturned watching emerging players in the County ChampionshipA few things have become familiar in Trevor Bayliss’s time as England c ...
Guardian Thursday, 23rd March 2017, 5:47PM - Read article
Anderson strikes in Dubai
James Anderson continued his rehabilitation from a shoulder injury as Lancashire eased to a 63-run win over Birmingham in Group A of the Emirates Airline Twenty20 Trophy, in Dubai.
Sky Sports Thursday, 23rd March 2017, 4:13PM - Read article
Jason Gillespie checks in with Kent for short-term assistant coaching role
• Australian returns to England having left Yorkshire last year• Gillespie will cover Allan Donald as he deals with visa delayJason Gillespie, the former Australia fast bowler who won two County Championship titles durin ...
Guardian Thursday, 23rd March 2017, 11:29AM - Read article
Gillespie agrees Kent deal
Two-time County Championship-winning coach Jason Gillespie is to return to English domestic cricket with Kent for the early months of the new season.
Sky Sports Thursday, 23rd March 2017, 10:40AM - Read article
Ex-Glamorgan coach John Derrick dies
Former Glamorgan coach and player John Derrick has died at the age of 54.
Sky Sports Wednesday, 22nd March 2017, 1:00PM - Read article
Cricket's All Stars scheme is fine but kids must see the game as well as play it | Andy Bull
Encouraging the very young to play is a laudable aim but cricket suffers by being hidden from viewAs a rule sports administrators with grand plans should be treated like Nigerian princes who want to share their inheritan ...
Guardian Wednesday, 22nd March 2017, 11:30AM - Read article
Virat Kohli falls down ICC batting rankings with Steve Smith still top
Kohli no longer top-ranked Indian as Cheteshwar Pujara passes himAustralia captain Smith remains world’s best batsman according to ICCCaptain Virat Kohli is no longer the most important wicket in India’s Test side, at le ...
Guardian Wednesday, 22nd March 2017, 2:18AM - Read article
Mason Crane and Liam Dawson take chance to impress England hierarchy
• South 228-8; North 208• South win by 20 runs and take series 3-0Andrew Strauss has poured hundreds of thousands of pounds and convened a full roster of staff – covering every base from umpires to anti-corruption via th ...
Guardian Tuesday, 21st March 2017, 8:35PM - Read article
Headingley status in danger
Yorkshire's chairman Steve Denison says there is real urgency to address a funding shortfall that could see Headingley its status as an international venue.
Sky Sports Tuesday, 21st March 2017, 8:23PM - Read article
South seal series whitewash
Mason Crane produced a stunning spell of leg-spin to secure a 3-0 whitewash for the South in a rain-affected climax to the North-South Series in Abu Dhabi.
Sky Sports Tuesday, 21st March 2017, 4:30PM - Read article
Anderson fears for Test cricket
James Anderson has admitted that he fears for the future of Test cricket due to dwindling attendances worldwide.
Sky Sports Tuesday, 21st March 2017, 2:12PM - Read article
Ballance extends Yorkshire stay
Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance has signed a two-year extension to his contract.
Sky Sports Tuesday, 21st March 2017, 8:04AM - Read article