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ICC announces Warriors Programme

Dubai: The International Cricket Council Academy (ICC Academy) has announced that the new term for its leading player development programme, The Warriors, will commence with 12 fully funded scholarship places for talented players from September 11.Wi

Don’t write West Indies off yet, Garner warns

London: Joel Garner has warned against “writing the West Indies off too early” ahead of their upcoming Test series against England.A three-match campaign starts with the first day/night Test ever staged in England, at Birmingham’s Edgbaston ground on

Indian pair to play for English counties

Ashwin to play for Worcestershire in maiden stintLondon: Ravichandran Ashwin and Cheteshwar Pujara will play English county cricket this year ahead of India’s tour next summer, India’s chairman of selectors M.S.K. Prasad said on Monday.Spinner Ashwin

Kohli hails ‘special’ Pandya after series sweep

Ashwin and Shami share seven wickets to give India innings win against Sri Lanka in final TestMembers of Indian cricket team pose with the winners trophy after their win over Sri Lanka in the third cricket test match in Pallekele, Sri Lanka, Monday,

Sri Lanka keen to visit Pakistan in September

Colombo: Sri Lanka are keen to visit Pakistan in September, potentially becoming the first high-profile team to tour the country which has played most of its home international matches in the UAE in the last eight years due to security situation.Gunm

India beat Sri Lanka in 3rd Test, sweep series

India triumphed 3-0 to register their first-ever overseas whitewash in a three-Test seriesImage Credit: AFPIndian cricket captain Virat Kohli celebrates with his teammate Shikhar Dhawan after their victory in the third and final Test match between Sr

Dhoni to set up cricket academy in Dubai

Former Indian captain to associate with Pacific Sports Club for launch of his ventureMumbai: Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni before embarking to play the one day series in Sri Lanka has announced that he will soon set up his coaching acade

Tips from the top as G Force boys ‘eat, drink and sleep cricket’

Sekar, Amre, Breese and Trott senior and junior among those coaching budding stars in the UKImage Credit: Courtesy: OrganiserG Force Cricket Academy’s 31 day cricket tour to England where 35 matches were played and master classes were held, with the

Sri Lanka staring at massive defeat and series whitewash

Hosts all out for 135 in first innings as India spinner Kuldeep takes 4-40 and Pandya smashes maiden hundredIndia's Hardik Pandya (L) plays a shot as Sri Lanka's Niroshan Dickwella (C) and Dimuth Karunaratne look on, during the second day of the thir

3 arrested for illegally staying in Sri Lanka

Charged with violating the immigration and migration lawsColombo: Three Indians have been arrested for illegally staying in Sri Lanka, a media report has said.On an information received by the Sri Lankan Navy, troops attached to the South Eastern Nav


Ponting named Australia’s T20I assistant coach

Melbourne, Jan 9 (IANS): Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting has been named the assistant coach for the Twenty20 International tri-series against New Zealand and England, it was announced on Tuesday.