Shubman Gill Fined 15% of Match Fee in WTC Final

Shubman Gill Fined Match Fee


World Test Champions Australia have been fined 80 percent of their match fee. This was for maintaining a slow over rate during the fixture at the Oval. India have been handed over with a 100 percent fine for the same offence. India were found to be five overs short of the target after time allowances […]

India Qualify for the WTC Final Vs Australia in June at the Oval, England

India Qualify for WTC Final 2021 - 23 Vs Australia


New Zealand’s thrilling win over Sri Lanka in Christchurch has ensured that India qualify for the WTC Final. They will take on Australia for the WTC Title at The Oval in London from June 7. With this, India have become second-time finalists in WTC. They lost the inaugural Final to New Zealand. The qualification scenario was a […]

Kane Williamson Takes New Zealand to a Thrilling Victory Vs Sri Lanka

Kane Williamson Helps New Zealand Win Vs Sri Lanka


Kane Williamson has proved his sorcery for New Zealand once again. He, along with Daryl Mitchell have been responsible for construing one of the two most exciting Test matches (in less than a month) in history – both of which New Zealand were on the winning side. In a rain affected match in Christchurch, where […]

Anrich Nortje Injured before Second Test

Anrich Nortje injured before second test


South African fast bowler Anrich Nortje has been injured. He is released from the squad ahead of the Second Test against West Indies. The pacer felt mild groin discomfort during the first Test in Centurion. He has been left out for the second game as a precaution. Nortje picked a five-wicket haul in the first […]

Steve Smith to Captain Australia in Final Test

Steve Smith to Captain Australia in Final Test


Steve Smith will be the captain again for Australia in the Fourth and Final Test against India. Pat Cummins has opted to stay back in Australia as his mother is extremely unwell. Cummins left for Sydney following the Second Test in Delhi to be with his mother Martha who is in palliative care with breast cancer. Indore […]

Indore Pitch Rated Poor, Given Three Demerit Points

Indore Pitch rated poor, given three demerit points


The pitch in Indore has been rated ‘poor’ by the International Cricket Council on Friday (March 3, 2023). The Holkar stadium was the venue of the Third Test Match between India and Australia. The playing surface came under scrutiny from the morning session on the First day of the Test. The Indians lost seven wickets […]

Bavuma Appointed South Africa’s Test Captain

Temba Bavuma Appointed Captain of South Africa Test Team


Temba Bavuma appointed South Africa’s Test Captain amid sweeping changes to the set-up in the post Mark Boucher era. Bavuma’s first assignment will be to lead the side in the two-match Test series against West Indies, starting on February 28, which will be part of the WTC. Bavuma takes over from Dean Elgar, who was named Test captain in […]

India V Australia Third Test Venue Change -Shifted from Dharamsala

Dharamshala Cricket Ground. India V Australia Third Test Venue Change


India V Australia Third Test Venue change is confirmed. Originally scheduled to be held in Dharamsala from March 1, it has been shifted to a new venue. The ground, which underwent a renovation recently, is not yet fit to host an international match. The new venue is yet to be finalised but those under consideration […]

Craig Ervine to Lead Zimbabwe against West Indies

Craig Ervine to Lead Zimbabwe in Test Series


Craig Ervine will lead a depleted Zimbabwe squad against West Indies at home in the upcoming two-match Test series. Ervine has been asked to take over the captaincy duties with regular skipper Sean Williams sidelined with a fractured finger. Apart from Williams, Zimbabwe will also be without several first-choice players for the two games in […]

Australia Refuse to Play Practice Match in India

Steve Smith in Border Gavaskar Trophy


In a surprising call from the team management, Australia had earlier decided to not play a tour game in India ahead of the marquee Border-Gavaskar series that begins on February 9th in Nagpur. Speaking ahead of their departure to India, former Australia captain Steve Smith said the reason why they are not playing a tour […]