Cricket Victoria sign youngsters as part of ‘aggressive’ approach to recruitment, drop Bushrangers nickname

SEVEN players under 21, including two 17-year-olds, have been given playing contracts by Cricket Victoria as officials usher in a new era for the men’s team after missing out on a fourth-straight Sheffield Shield title.

Cricket: ECB targeting younger fans with new 100-ball competition | The Star Online

(Reuters) - The English and Wales Cricket Board's (ECB) proposal for a new 100-ball competition was created to attract younger people to the sport, according to the organisation's chairman Colin Graves.

Ball-tamperer Bancroft cleared to play club cricket

Ball-tamperer Bancroft cleared to play club cricket News 15 May 2018, 09:43 IST 6 Perth, May 15 (AFP) Cameron Bancroft has been cleared to play club cricket in Western Australia while serving his ban for ball-tampering in South Africa, as he looks for redemption over a scandal that tarnished his name.

Mark Waugh steps down as Australian selector

Mark Waugh steps down as Australian selector News 15 May 2018, 09:46 IST 7 Sydney, May 15 (AFP) Australian cricket great Mark Waugh today quit as a national selector to take up a television commentary role as broadcasters jockey for top talent after a new rights deal was agreed.

ECB targeting younger fans with new 100-ball competition

ECB targeting younger fans with new 100-ball competition By Reuters Published: 02:33 EDT, 15 May 2018 | Updated: 02:33 EDT, 15 May 2018 May 15 (Reuters) - The English and Wales Cricket Board's (ECB) proposal for a new 100-ball competition was created to attract younger people to the sport, according to the organisation's chairman Colin Graves.

We are playing with Team India, not just Virat Kohli, says Afghanistan skipper Asghar...

By: Sports Desk | Updated: May 15, 2018 11:58:42 Virat Kohli will not play the Test against Afghanistan.

IPL 2018: As midnight approaches, it is Indian Premier League vs slumber

Written by Bharat Sundaresan | Mumbai | Updated: May 15, 2018 8:30:47 IPL figures so far show a significant dip, a closer look suggests that viewership curves seem to depend on how close the games are.

IPL 2018: Never in my wildest dream did I think three of us from...

Written by Rahul Sadhu | New Delhi | Updated: May 14, 2018 5:48:58 Karun Nair has scored 246 runs this season in the IPL.

Nadeem urges PCB to review hefty Ramazan tourney fee

Nadeem urges PCB to review hefty Ramazan tourney fee KARACHI: The President-elect of the Karachi City Cricket Association (KCCA), Nadeem Omar, has urged the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to review its decision of imposing hefty fee for the issuance of permission to hold local tournaments during the month of month of Ramazan.

Amir takes 100th Test wicket

Amir takes 100th Test wicket DUBLIN: Mohammad Amir took his 100th Test wicket after returning to the fray against Ireland on Monday despite a troublesome knee injury.