Nixon returns to Leicestershire
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as the county's new head coach.
Sky Sports Monday, 16th October 2017, 9:20AM - Read article
Police investigate alleged assault of 15-year-old cricket umpire
Under-11s game ends with police being called and teenager in hospital in Melbourne’s westThe alleged assault of a teenage cricket umpire at a Melbourne under-11s match has sparked a police investigation and a political w ...
Guardian Monday, 16th October 2017, 3:40AM - Read article
Cricket Australia to investigate 'dangerous' pitch abandonment
North Sydney Oval match ended mid run-chase and was decided via rain methodInaugural women’s day-night Ashes Test slated for ground next monthCricket Australia will investigate the farcical abandonment of NSW’s one-day c ...
Guardian Monday, 16th October 2017, 1:52AM - Read article
Australia’s David Warner promises ‘hatred’ and ‘war’ with England in Ashes
• Australia opener says he tries to dislike his opposition to get on top• Captain Steve Smith says he ‘cannot condone’ Ben Stokes’s behaviourThe Australia opener David Warner has fired a salvo before the Ashes, likening ...
Guardian Sunday, 15th October 2017, 4:36PM - Read article
Rampaul makes Derbyshire move
Derbyshire have signed former West Indies fast bowler Ravi Rampaul from Surrey on a three-year contract.
Sky Sports Saturday, 14th October 2017, 12:10PM - Read article
Rain thwarts Australia's hopes of winning T20 series in India
Disappointing tour ends with the deciding 20-over clash washed out in Hyderabad Australia’s hopes of salvaging a T20 series victory in an otherwise disappointing tour of India have been hosed down by a sodden outfield in ...
Guardian Friday, 13th October 2017, 10:41PM - Read article
ICC approves Test world championship and trial of four-day matches
• Nine-team two-year championship to begin in 2019 with 2021 final in England• Four-day Test trial agreed but all championship matches to have five daysEngland are to take part in a Test world championship after the spor ...
Guardian Friday, 13th October 2017, 8:26AM - Read article
Somerset prepared for legal fight
Somerset are prepared for a legal battle should Middlesex win their appeal against the points deduction which contributed to their relegation.
Sky Sports Thursday, 12th October 2017, 7:20PM - Read article
Pat Cummins: 'Being intimidating is about using body language' | Sam Perry
The university graduate, who confounds the Australian fast-bowling stereotype as much as he fits it, could light up the upcoming Ashes seriesWhen it comes to Australia’s prodigy rumour mill, no tale slingshots around the ...
Guardian Thursday, 12th October 2017, 6:00PM - Read article
Ben Stokes will explain Bristol incident when ‘time is right’, says agent
• Neil Fairbrother releases statement in support of England all-rounder• ‘Ben will continue to assist the police in any way he can,’ he writesBen Stokes will offer a full explanation of the incident in Bristol last month ...
Guardian Thursday, 12th October 2017, 3:21PM - Read article
Jordan commits future to Sussex
England international Chris Jordan has signed a contract extension with Sussex that will keep him at Hove until 2019.
Sky Sports Thursday, 12th October 2017, 10:30AM - Read article
New Balance terminate contract with Ben Stokes following Bristol incident
• Manufacturer ‘does not condone behaviour that doesn’t match our values’• Stokes, who could miss Ashes, apologies to Katie Price over ‘foolish video’Ben Stokes has had his contract with New Balance terminated, the sport ...
Guardian Wednesday, 11th October 2017, 6:21PM - Read article
ECB considers Middlesex appeal
The ECB has confirmed it has begun to consider Middlesex's appeal against a two-point deduction which saw them relegated from Specsavers County Championship Division One.
Sky Sports Wednesday, 11th October 2017, 5:10PM - Read article
Women’s cricket ‘likely to be a target’ for corruption, insiders fear
• Betting on women’s game has mushroomed in past year• ‘There is no global education programme’ says players’ association leaderSenior figures in world cricket have warned of the growing threat of corruption within the “ ...
Guardian Wednesday, 11th October 2017, 2:22PM - Read article
Wells signs new Sussex deal
Luke Wells has signed a contract extension that will keep him at Sussex until the end of the 2019 season.
Sky Sports Wednesday, 11th October 2017, 11:12AM - Read article
Leach commits to Worcestershire
Worcestershire captain Joe Leach has been rewarded for leading the county to promotion with a new three-year contract.
Sky Sports Wednesday, 11th October 2017, 10:15AM - Read article
Rock hits Australia's team bus after T20 win over India
Steve Smith’s side level series at 1-1 with eight-wicket victoryNo one injured after window smashed on team’s way back to hotelA rock has shattered a window on the Australian cricket team’s bus after their T20 victory ov ...
Guardian Wednesday, 11th October 2017, 12:29AM - Read article
Billings named Kent vice-captain
Sam Billings has been named Kent's vice-captain from next season after signing a new contract with the county.
Sky Sports Tuesday, 10th October 2017, 5:20PM - Read article
Imperfect Test Championship feels compromised even before launch | Andy Bull
After 22 years of glacial progress, the ICC is trying to impose some sort of order on a system that has been growing wild for over a hundred yearsReady your arguments, it’s time to have that conversation all over again. ...
Guardian Tuesday, 10th October 2017, 11:10AM - Read article
Australians confident of retaining Ashes despite losing Meg Lanning
Rachael Haynes will stand in as captain with Lanning out injuredSix rookies were named in the 15-player squadAustralia’s batters have declared they have the depth required to cover the loss of injured captain Meg Lanning ...
Guardian Tuesday, 10th October 2017, 5:23AM - Read article