SYDNEY: The forthcoming edition of Australia's domestic T20 cricket tournament -- Big Bash League (BBL) -- will witness an increase in the number of matches and duration when it kicks off on December 19 this year, Cricket Australia (CA) announced on Wednesday.
Best known for playing a mother of two slum kids in National award-winning film Kaaka Muttai, actor Aishwarya Rajessh is all set to play a cricketer in Sivakarthikeyan’s maiden production, Kanaa, a cricket-based drama, centred on a father-daughter relationship.
Expansion plans: IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla The head of the multi-billion dollar Indian Premier League says the glitzy tournament is taking aim at football and basketball's heartlands as India strengthens its role as world cricket's financial powerhouse.
[UAE], May 9 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik has reiterated that he wants to continue playing at least until ICC World T20 2020 before he bids adieu to international cricket.
Nottingham: Kuldeep Yadav hopes his recent limited-overs performances will prompt India's selectors to include him in their squad for the upcoming Test series in England.
New Delhi: The BCCI may have created extremely popular and successful Indian Premier League (IPL) but the Indian board has not done "enough" to market Test cricket, revered by the purists, says former India opener Gautam Gambhir.
Ireland trail Pakistan by 116 runs after being bowled out for 130 in their first inning (Reuters Photo) HIGHLIGHTSIreland were bowled out for 130 in their 1st innings after Pakistan declared at 310/9Ireland were 64/0 in their second innings and trail by 116 runsPakistan pacer Mohammad Abbas was the standout performer with 4/44 Test cricket is called Test cricket for a reason and there is also a reason why all but two teams have lost their inaugural Test match.