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England Cricket Board developing new 100-ball format of cricket for 2020

Twenty20 cricket takes about three hours, but if you ask the England Cricket Board, that's not short enough.

Cricket’s new format includes a 10-ball over

The new flagship 'T20' competition being introduced by the England Cricket Board in 2020 is set to played over just 100 balls-a-side.This will amount to 15 traditional six-ball overs plus one 10 ball over, which will radically alter...

New Zealand’s Michael Papps calls time on first-class career

[New Zealand], April 19 (ANI): Veteran New Zealand opener Michael Papps, who was the first man to notch 10,000 runs in the Plunket Shield, has bid adieu to his 19-year long illustrious first-class cricket career.

New test captain Tim Paine says Australian team culture only needs a few ‘tweaks’

Sledging will be toned down under new test captain Tim Paine, who says the much-maligned culture of the Australian cricket team needs just a few tweaks to regain the public's trust.

Papps calls time on first class career

The former Black Cap Michael Papps has announced his retirement from first class cricket.

Former Black Cap Michael Papps retires from first-class cricket

Former Black Caps opener Michael Papps has retired from first-class cricket.

IPL founder Lalit Modi predicts $1m a game for players and expansion into four-day...

IPL founder Lalit Modi predicts players in cricket's wealthiest league will soon be earning more than $1m per match and that it could expand into a four-day test format.

Langer set to take over Australia

Speculation is growing that Justin Langer will be appointed Australia's next coach but Cricket Australia (CA) are adamant no one has yet been chosen for the role.

Cricket: Papamoa’s Russell Williams earns Black Caps coaching role

A passion for coaching has seen Russell Williams receive a unique opportunity to be involved with New Zealand's elite players.The Papamoa resident has been given a casual contracted position with New Zealand Cricket as a high-performance...

Christopher Niesche: Big shake-up in Aussie TV sport as Foxtel grabs cricket

TV sport is going to look very different in Australian next summer after a shakeup in broadcast rights as traditional broadcast media tries to fight off the threat from streaming and digital media.On Friday, Seven Media and Rupert...


Ashes in a nutshell: All you need to know from day...

Ashes in a nutshell: All you need to know from day two in Adelaide England trail by 413 with nine first innings wickets remaining...