The New Zealand cricket team has been awarded with the MCC Christopher Martin-Jenkins (CMJ) Spirit of Cricket Award for 2019 for their sporting conduct in the aftermath of the 2019 World Cup final against England. After losing to England in a thrilling final held on 14th July 2019 at the Lord’s — regarded as one ..
Former England captain & fast bowler Bob Willis (70) has passed away on 4th December 2019. He took 325 wickets in 90 Tests from 1971 to 1984 & claimed a career-best 8-43 to help England to a famous win over Australia at Headingley in the 1981 Ashes. He captained England in 18 Tests and 29 ..
The 13th edition of the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2020 will be in South Africa. The tournament will be played among 16 teams & split into four groups. The Indian team is placed in Group ‘A’ with first-time qualifier Japan, New Zealand and Sri Lanka. The top two teams from each group will qualify ..
Kumar Sangakkara, former Sri Lanka cricket team captain has been appointed as the first non-British president of the Marylebone Cricket Club. Sangakkara will be the first overseas MCC president in the organization’s 233-year history. The wicketkeeper-batsman, whose nomination was announced by current president Anthony Wreford will begin his one-year tenure in October. He is an ..
Claire Polosak of Australia will become the 1st female umpire to officiate in a men’s one-day international at the ICC World Cricket League Division 2. She stood in the final between tournament hosts Namibia and Oman. The 31-year-old has overseen 15 women’s ODIs and stood in the semi-final of the Women’s World Twenty20 in 2018.