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Smith unsure of IPL start

29th March 2020, 13:02

Australian Steve Smith says the coronavirus pandemic is making it unlikely that the 2020 Indian Premier League will go ahead.


Cook open to idea of cancelled 2020 campaign

29th March 2020, 12:03

Former England skipper Alastair Cook says he would rather this year's County Championship be scrapped than play a shortened campaign.


Shastri admits India players fatigued

28th March 2020, 11:51

India head coach Ravi Shastri admits his players will benefit from an enforced lay-off as many were looking jaded.


Stokes keeping in good shape for IPL

26th March 2020, 04:58

Ben Stokes has revealed he is keeping in good shape and preparing himself for the Indian Premier League next month.


Ballance welcomes Yorkshire recruits

22nd March 2020, 16:06

Yorkshire batsman Gary Ballance says new arrivals Ravi Ashwin and Dawid Malan will help him raise his game further.


Wallace tips shortest versions to take preference

21st March 2020, 18:22

Glamorgan director of cricket Mark Wallace feels the two shortest forms of cricket should dominate the sport's resumption.


Gavaskar feels Dhoni will 'silently retire'

21st March 2020, 17:38

Ex-India skipper Sunil Gavaskar does not feel MS Dhoni will be part of India's squad for the 2020 Twenty20 World Cup.


Blow to Brave as top draft pick pulls out of The Hundred

20th March 2020, 13:32

Southern Brave's top draft pick David Warner has pulled out of The Hundred in order to be available for Australia's one-day squad.


Surrey chief expecting July start for domestic cricket

20th March 2020, 13:30

Alec Stewart believes the T20 Blast and the inaugural The Hundred may be the only domestic cricket competitions played this summer.


Anderson worried about summer plans

19th March 2020, 17:14

James Anderson is worried about the impact the coronavirus might have on England's cricket plans this summer.


West Indies offer England Caribbean-based series

19th March 2020, 13:21

The West Indies have proposed hosting their forthcoming Test series with England this summer in the Caribbean so it can go ahead.


Middlesex chief suggests season could extend to October

18th March 2020, 13:05

Middlesex managing director Angus Fraser is open to playing domestic cricket in October "if that's what it takes" to save the season.


Injured Wade won't play for Somerset

18th March 2020, 12:21

Australia Test star Matthew Wade will not be joining Somerset this summer as he continues to struggle with injury.


Hales in lockdown

17th March 2020, 14:28

Alex Hales is in self isolation after developing coronavirus symptoms since returning home from the Pakistan Super League.


ECB ponder all options ahead of new season

17th March 2020, 14:24

The ECB will meet on Thursday with Championship teams to discuss rescheduling the season due to the coronavirus outbreak.


Ireland's tour of Zimbabwe called off

16th March 2020, 17:52

Ireland's tour of Zimbabwe has been cancelled amid growing concerns regarding the coronavirus.


Ballance seeking to improve

16th March 2020, 14:22

Yorkshire batsman Gary Ballance says he is still striving to improve his game in the upcoming County Championship season.


SA Tour ended early by Sussex

16th March 2020, 08:55

Sussex have made the decision to end their pre-season tour of South Africa early due to the coronavirus outbreak.


Ferguson plays down fitness concerns

15th March 2020, 15:36

New Zealand star Lockie Ferguson says he is over his recent illness and ready to return to cricket as soon as possible.


Broad backs cancellation of Sri Lanka tour

15th March 2020, 12:47

England's Stuart Broad has backed the ECB's "tough" but correct decision to call off their tour of Sri Lanka due to the coronavirus.


Yorkshire make early return from Mumbai

14th March 2020, 18:00

Yorkshire have returned home early from their pre-season training camp in Mumbai due to fears over coronavirus.


Tamim urges patience to sort out Tigers' culture

14th March 2020, 13:05

New Bangladesh one-day captain Tamim Iqbal wants to be given time to improve "team culture" among the white-ball squad.


Australia call off New Zealand series

14th March 2020, 12:51

Australia's one-day international series against New Zealand has been postponed due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus outbreak.


Root happy to see Sri Lanka tour abandoned

14th March 2020, 11:37

England captain Joe Root admits it was a relief to hear that this month's tour of Sri Lanka has been abandoned.