Hope to play Test cricket for England - Olivier

The fast bowler, who turned his back on an international career with South Africa, reiterated that his decision to relocate to Yorkshire was the best for his and his family's future
Tags: England, Sport, South Africa, Cricket, Yorkshire, Olivier

Virat Kohli 'very lucky' to be retained as RCB captain - Gautam Gambhir

The two-time IPL-winning captain feels the India skipper isn't shrewd or tactically smart enough to lead in the T20 league
Tags: India, Sport, Cricket, Ipl, Virat Kohli, Gautam Gambhir

SA opt to bowl with Miller as wicketkeeper; Avishka makes T20I debut

Lungi Ngidi and Anrich Nortje were not considered since they were nursing injuries leading up to the contest
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Avishka

Stephen Fleming stands down as coach of Melbourne Stars

He helped the Stars reach two BBL finals during his four years at the club but fell agonisingly short of a title
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Stephen Fleming, Melbourne Stars

ESPNcricinfo Superstats launched, will add 'layer of quality and value' to traditional numbers

Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar join the creators of the three-pack set of new-age metrics at the official launch in Mumbai
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Rahul Dravid, ESPNcricinfo Superstats, Sanjay Manjrekar

Urooj Mumtaz to head PCB's all-women selection panel

Asmavia Iqbal and Marina Iqbal part of panel in PCB's quest to revamp women's cricket
Tags: Sport, Cricket, PCB, Asmavia Iqbal, Marina Iqbal, Urooj Mumtaz

BCCI likely to advertise for India coach position

The contracts of Ravi Shastri and his coaching staff, who were appointed in July 2017, will expire after the World Cup
Tags: India, Sport, Cricket, Bcci, Ravi Shastri

'It was an opportunity I couldn't turn down' - Argentina women's coach

After three years as Argentina women's cricket coach, Sian Kelly is now inspiring the next generation - BBC Sport goes to Buenos Aires to see how.
Tags: Cricket, Argentina, Buenos Aires, BBC Sport, Sian Kelly

'A good challenge and good fun' - David Miller passes test with the big gloves

The batsman appears to have become the frontrunner to keep wickets should Quinton de Kock pick up a mid-game injury at the World Cup
Tags: Sport, Cricket, David Miller, Quinton de Kock

Chennai to host 2019 IPL final on May 12

On Tuesday, the BCCI released the schedule for the second half of the IPL - till May 5 - but left out the knockout phase
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Ipl, Bcci, Chennai

James Pattinson burst helps give Victoria the honours

Travis Head and Tom Andrews made half-centuries for South Australia to push them over 250
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Victoria, South Australia, James Pattinson, Travis Head, Tom Andrews

Dimuth Karunaratne: Hampshire set to be without Sri Lanka opener as overseas player

Hampshire could be without opener Dimuth Karunaratne this season as he emerges as a possible Sri Lanka World Cup captain.
Tags: Cricket, Hampshire, Sri Lanka, Dimuth Karunaratne

Jos Buttler embraces the 'chaos' as IPL return for Rajasthan Royals looms

England batsman confident that positive mindset can pay dividends at World Cup too
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Ipl, Jos Buttler, Rajasthan Royals

'I will surely be opening in all the games' - Rohit Sharma

Rohit had batted mostly at Nos. 3, 4 and 5 last season for a combined 12 innings out of 14 and managed only 286 runs in all, his poorest tally in an IPL season
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Ipl, Rohit Sharma, Rohit

New competition between Irish, Scottish and Dutch city teams is named Euro T20 Slam

The recently-announced new European T20 competition featuring Irish, Scottish and Dutch city teams will be called the Euro T20 Slam.
Tags: Cricket

England, Australia could adopt shirt names and numbers for Ashes

Edgbaston Test could be the first to feature innovation after 142 years of rivalry
Tags: Sport, Cricket, England Australia

'Giving girls an opportunity' - how a 23-year-old from Solihull is transforming cricket in Argentina

Coach Sian Kelly wants girls in Argentina to have the cricketing chances she did - BBC Sport visits Buenos Aires to assess her impact.
Tags: Cricket, Argentina, Solihull, Buenos Aires, BBC Sport, Sian Kelly

Notts' Gurney retires from Championship cricket but signs white-ball deal

Nottinghamshire's ex-England seamer Harry Gurney retires from Championship cricket to focus solely on white-ball formats.
Tags: England, Cricket, Nottinghamshire, Harry Gurney, Notts Gurney

Birmingham Bears: Jeetan Patel to captain in 2019 T20 Blast campaign

Jeetan Patel will captain Birmingham Bears in this season's T20 Blast following Grant Elliott's retirement.
Tags: Cricket, Birmingham, Jeetan Patel, Grant Elliott

'99 regrets and the World Cup is No.1: Allan Donald warns England to embrace favourites' tag

Former South Africa quick still rues missed opportunity at 1999 World Cup, and warns England not to make same mistakes
Tags: England, Sport, South Africa, Cricket, Allan Donald

Hughes and Larkin set up New South Wales for final push

Jackson Bird claimed three wickets but Trent Copeland pushed the total beyond 300
Tags: Sport, Cricket, New South Wales, Jackson Bird, Hughes, Larkin, Trent Copeland

CWI seek "amicable resolution" to Phil Simmons contract dispute

Board 'never denied liability' as it seeks swift resolution to constructive dismissal case
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Phil Simmons

Michael Neser rocks Western Australia on 15-wicket day

The Warriors bounce back to reduce visiting Queensland to 5 for 71 after folding for 138 in their first hit
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Queensland, Western Australia, Michael Neser

Ashes shirts to feature player names and numbers

Players' shirts will feature names and numbers for the first time in Test cricket when England host Australia in this summer's Ashes series.
Tags: England, Australia, Cricket

Ricky Ponting sees room for Usman Khawaja in World Cup XI

The returning David Warner should open, and Steven Smith can move down to No. 4 or No. 5, says the former Australia captain
Tags: Australia, Sport, Cricket, David Warner, Ricky Ponting, Steven Smith, Usman Khawaja

Sourav Ganguly, Ricky Ponting want Rishabh Pant to be India's No. 4 at World Cup

"You can't see Rishabh Pant failing at the top level," says the former India captain
Tags: India, Sport, Cricket, Rishabh Pant, Sourav Ganguly Ricky Ponting

IPL Central: Look who joined Virat Kohli at the RCB camp

Catch all the pre-season IPL buzz on the go right here
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Ipl, Virat Kohli

South Africa quicks Anrich Nortje and Lungi Ngidi ruled out of IPL

While it's a shoulder injury that sees Nortje out of the IPL, CSK will miss Ngidi due to a side-strain picked up during South Africa's ODIs against Sri Lanka
Tags: Sport, South Africa, Cricket, Ipl, Ngidi, Lungi Ngidi, Nortje, Anrich Nortje, IPL CSK

Harry Gurney signs white-ball-only deal with Nottinghamshire

Bowler plying his trade on global limited-overs circuit
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Nottinghamshire, Harry Gurney

After 51 years, Central Districts win back-to-back Plunket Shields

Central Districts won five of the eight matches they played in 2018-19 with their captain Greg Hay finishing second on the top-scorer's list
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Greg Hay, Plunket Shields, Central Districts

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