Cricket

Carey’s path draws comparisons to Gilchrist as decision looms

Alex Carey’s ever-present smile knowingly widens when asked if he finds it curious that the debate surrounding the installation of the next Australian test wicket keeper seems to focus almost exclusively on the candidates’ references with the bat . Although Carey is too diplomatic to say it, the concern about …

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Alan Davidson’s name will be forever etched in cricket history – right next to Don Bradman

In January 1940, Davidson was sitting in the old Brewongle booth, watching NSW take onVictoria. Alan Davidson and Neil Harvey lead the Australian team on the SCG for the fifth test of the 1962-63 Ashes series, their final tests.Credit:Fairfax “Stan McCabe got 49 before being played by Barry Scott,” he …

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Australian bowlers want Tim Paine as wicket keeper for Ashes: Nathan Lyon | Cricket News

BRISBANE: Australian bowlers want Tim Paine to be behind the stumps for the first Ashes Test against England because he is “the best goalkeeper in the world,” spin king Nathan Lyon said on Thursday. Paine quit his disgraced test captain job last week over a landmark texting scandal, but is …

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Yorkshire Cricket Whistleblower Hotline Reached by 36 People | Yorkshire

A whistleblower hotline launched by Yorkshire to allow people to safely report discrimination was contacted by 36 people in its first week, the club said on Monday. The service was started by the club’s new chairman, Lord Kamlesh Patel, as part of his response to Azeem Rafiq’s allegations of institutional …

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how Pat Cummins can achieve the goal of captain

Once named, Cummins will need to balance his own role as a fast bowler and a leader, including the possibility of periods when he gets injured or rests from the XI. In these cases, the role of the vice-captain – possibly former skipper Steve Smith – would be vital. “One …

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NW vs DB Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update – Abu Dhabi T10

NW vs DB Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update of Abu Dhabi T10 match between Northern Warriors and Delhi Bulls. They will face each other for the first time this season with the Abu Dhabi T10. NW vs DB Abu Dhabi T10 Match …

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ICC Forms Group to Assess Future of Cricket in Afghanistan | Cricket News

Cricket’s governing body will decide whether Afghanistan can continue as a full member under the Taliban regime. The International Cricket Council (ICC) has set up a task force to determine the future of the game in Afghanistan under the Taliban government, amid uncertainty over a possible ban on the sport. …

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Birmingham cricket 2022 to open with Australia v India

The schedule for the T20 eight-team women’s cricket competition at the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games has been announced. T20 world champions Australia will face second-placed India in the competition’s opener on July 29. Pakistan will then come against Barbados, the national team confirmed by the West Indies. England, the host …

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Independent Commission for Fairness in Cricket calls for testimonies

The Independent Cricket Equity Commission (ICEC) has launched its public call for evidence asking all cricketers to share their perceptions and experiences of discrimination and inclusion in cricket. Cricket is currently under intense scrutiny and it is clear that substantial action needs to be taken to address inequalities in the …

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