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BJ Watling to retire after England tour

The 35-year-old will end his career as New Zealand's most prolific Test keeper behind and in front of the stumps

Scotland recall Adrian Neill, Michael Leask for Netherlands ODIs

Three changes to the squad since last international fixtures in December 2019

ECB chairman Ian Watmore lays out vision for repairing cricket's 'Covid wounds'

Board finances report major dip in reserves after £100m shortfall in 2020

Stead: 'New Zealand players may leave for UK from Maldives over the weekend'

Head coach could not confirm if Trent Boult would be available for second Test of England tour

Covid-19: Remembering the ones we have lost

Surrey member fails in bid to reclaim fee after 2020 lock-out

Loyalty of majority of members during Covid to be commemorated at Oval

MCC gives thumbs-down to bamboo bats, says they are 'illegal' under current laws

"Sustainability is a relevant topic for MCC and indeed cricket, and this angle of willow alternatives should also be considered"

Virat Kohli and other India players take first jab of Covid-19 vaccination

Ishant, Dhawan, Pujara, Shikha, Umesh, Rahane are few of the others to have as well

England players unlikely to be involved in rescheduled IPL 2021

England have "full FTP schedule" from June onwards, says Ashley Giles

Avishka Gunawardene cleared of corruption charges by independent tribunal

He was earlier charged over events during a T10 event in the UAE in 2017

India's tour of Sri Lanka in July to comprise three ODIs, three T20Is

Those part of England tour unlikely to feature, but expect the likes of Dhawan, Hardik and Bhuvneshwar

Piyush Chawla's father dies of post-Covid-19 complications

The Indian legspinner, who was part of the Mumbai Indians squad at IPL 2021, shared the news of the bereavement on Monday

Shaheen Afridi and Nauman Ali five-fors wrap up Pakistan's 2-0 sweep

This is the first time in Pakistan history three bowlers have taken five wickets in a single Test

England considering 'new faces' for New Zealand Tests - Ashley Giles

Players in quarantine after IPL postponement unlikely to be rushed back

'I tried to bowl a ball and just couldn't - it was like being stabbed repeatedly'

Lancashire seamer eyes T20 Blast comeback after stress fracture prompted career doubts

Former Rajasthan legspinner Vivek Yadav dies of Covid-19-related complications

The 36-year-old was undergoing treatment for cancer

Keaton Jennings scores third straight fifty as Lancashire draw with Glamorgan

Josh Bohannon also helps hosts to batting bonus point with half-century

Mark Stoneman raises century as Surrey settle for draw at Leicestershire

Chris Wright claims five-for as Stoneman shares 164-run stand with Rory Burns, who contributes 75

Dom Sibley, Chris Woakes poised to return after missing Warwickshire's draw with Worcestershire

Jack Haynes has a day to remember despite his century quest being cruelled by misfortune

Lyndon James at heart of big Nottinghamshire win as Essex's campaign runs aground

Homegrown James takes career-best figures as defending champions lose by an innings and 30 runs

Ben Sanderson, Gareth Berg share 19 wickets as Northamptonshire thrash Sussex

Sanderson claims 10 for the match and Berg nine as Northants win by an innings and 120 runs

Nathan Gilchrist snares four wickets as Yorkshire and Kent share the spoils

Youngster impresses in second game, Gary Ballance falls four shy of his century in rain-affected draw

Superb all-round display from Craig Overton spurs Somerset to 10-wicket win over Hampshire

Josh Davey picks up five-wicket haul on final day as Keith Barker offers some resistance with 52*

India to play three ODIs and five T20Is in Sri Lanka, says BCCI president Sourav Ganguly

While the exact window for this series is as yet unclear, the FTP has India down to play Sri Lanka in July

Rahul Dravid predicts 3-2 scoreline in India's 'best chance' to win in England

Former captain says it's rare for teams to have so much preparation time in the lead-up to a series

Pakistan one wicket away from 2-0 series sweep

Zimbabwe crossed 200 for the first time, but are just about hanging on after Nauman Ali's five wickets

'We are working step by step' - Bangladesh Cricket Board chief on successfully hosting Sri Lanka tour

BCB also on lookout for shortened quarantine for Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman

Rajasthan Royals' Chetan Sakariya loses his father to Covid-19

Kanjibhai had tested positive while his son was playing in IPL 2021

Craig Overton adds to his wickets tally on rain-hit day at Hampshire

Somerset well placed to consolidate second place in group after only 9.3 overs are possible on third day

David Payne's 11 wickets pile on the pain for Middlesex as Gloucestershire surge to victory

Tom Lace makes light work of 90-run chase to seal fourth win in five

Abid Ali 215*, Nauman Ali 97 put Pakistan in complete command against Zimbabwe

Hosts lost four wickets in the third session, ending the day 458 behind visitors' total

Could Sri Lanka potentially host the remainder of IPL 2021?

The island has four floodlit venues that may suit the IPL, in Khettarama, Pallekele, Sooriyawewa and Dambulla

KKR's Tim Seifert tests positive for Covid-19, to be treated in Chennai before flying home

The New Zealand wicketkeeper-batter failed both his pre-departure tests and "is experiencing moderate symptoms"

Gary Ballance, Joe Root raise Yorkshire's hopes against Kent

Before pair's 83-run third-wicket stand, little had gone well for the home side

Prasidh Krishna tests positive for Covid-19

He is the fourth player from the KKR camp to test positive

Michael Burgess finds new lease of life with century for Warwickshire

Jake Libby retains fine touch for Worcestershire on a day to celebrate second chances

Alastair Cook may rue lean Trent Bridge harvest as Steven Mullaney makes hay

Mullaney's century keeps Nottinghamshire ahead of Essex before dire Saturday weather forecast

Dan Douthwaite, Callum Taylor frustrate Lancashire with doughty display for Glamorgan

Pair post contrasting half-centuries on chastening day for the Red Rose, who still trail by 322

James Bracey shows he's the real deal as Middlesex are muscled to the margins

Runs and an impressive catch cap solid day's work as Gloucestershire take command

Craig Overton stars with bat and ball to put Somerset in total control at Hampshire

Overton top-scores with 74 before claiming 3-24 as visitors hold 165-run lead at close of second day

The Hundred: India Women players formalising deals, Shafali Verma emerges as replacement option

Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur and Deepti Sharma have been given NOCs by BCCI

Harry Swindells' century boosts Leicestershire before Rory Burns, Mark Stoneman drive Surrey reply

Burns unbeaten on 74 and Stoneman 59 not out as visitors still trail by 350 runs

Saif Zaib, Adam Rossington hand Northamptonshire healthy first-innings lead

Zaib scores ton in 198-run stand with skipper, Robinson five-for and van Zyl 71* keep Sussex fighting

David Payne five-for leaves Robbie White playing the waiting game as Middlesex misfire again

Home side's batting malfunctions on cloudy day as Gloucestershire cement table-topping form

Azhar Ali, Abid Ali dominate before Blessing Muzarabani triple-strike tilts the balance

Muzarabani dismissed Azhar, Babar Azam and Fawad Alam with second new ball

No Hardik, Kuldeep in India's squad of 20 for WTC final and England Tests

Shami, Jadeja, Vihari return after missing England Tests earlier this year

PCB approaches Emirates Cricket Board to host remainder of PSL 2021 in the UAE

The franchises had requested the PCB to shift the games out of Karachi because of the pandemic

India set to name squads for England Tests, WTC final over the weekend

The selectors are expected to pick an enlarged squad with enough reserves to cater for any contingency

Virat Kohli and wife Anushka Sharma donate INR 2 crore for India's Covid-19 fight

"Things have been very tough for India...and it really pains us to see our country suffer like this," they said

James Anderson vs Marnus Labuschagne ends in early knockout blow for the bowler

David Lloyd half-century helps Glamorgan on rain-affected day at Lancashire

Zak Crawley's old-fashioned elegance belies the ambition of youth

England batter's 90 lifts Kent from 63 for 3 before Yorkshire strike back

Rob Yates showing plenty of promise for Warwickshire and beyond

Opener shows patience, judgement and range against Worcestershire to score second ton in a row

Luke Fletcher bags six wickets as Essex are bowled out for 99

Steven Mullaney's unbeaten fifty has Nottinghamshire 89 in front at 188 for 4 in reply

Three men's T20 World Cup 2022 qualifying events called off because of Covid-19

Italy, Germany and Denmark move up as a result because of their positions in the ICC rankings

MCC told to 'move with the times' as row erupts over Rachael Heyhoe-Flint memorial

Proposal for statue or gate in memory of female pioneer met with resistance from members

When and where can IPL 2021 be rescheduled to?

Late September and late November are the primary options that the BCCI can explore

Qiana Joseph, uncapped Kaysia Schultz handed West Indies central contracts

In all, eighteen women players have been offered deals, an increase of three from the last season

Tom Abell's unbeaten fifty keeps Somerset ahead on spicy pitch after Hampshire fall for 79

Lewis Gregory takes 4 for 26 as hosts are bundled out inside 41 overs shortly after lunch

Gareth Berg, Ben Sanderson claim five-fors to slice through Sussex

Pair bowl Sussex out for 106 before Rob Keogh, Saif Zaib fifties spur Northamptonshire on further

Sam Evans, Marcus Harris centuries set Leicestershire on course before late Surrey charge

Duo share 195-run stand, but visitors claim five wickets in final session to leave match evenly poised

England counties offer to host remainder of IPL 2021 in September

MCC, Surrey, Warwickshire and Lancashire part of group; existing schedules remain a challenge

Two weeks apart, Veda Krishnamurthy loses mother and sister to Covid-19

Veda tested negative after visiting her family a few weeks ago; has not been able to visit them since then

Kyle Mayers and Nkrumah Bonner rewarded with their first West Indies contracts

Roston Chase, Shimron Hetmyer, Sheldon Cottrell and Oshane Thomas cut from the list

Upbeat Pakistan look to end tour with clean sweep against Zimbabwe

The visiting side have been impressive in Test cricket, and Zimbabwe will need to summon a collective performance

Toby Roland-Jones faces knee surgery after yet more injury misfortune

Middlesex seamer tears knee cartilage during practice, faces lengthy lay-off

Abu Dhabi T10 to be held from November 19 to December 4

Dates might have been finalised with the T20 World Cup scheduled to conclude on November 15

IPL 2021: Australians head to Maldives, New Zealand and Bangladesh on chartered flights on May 6

Covid-positive Michael Hussey still in India, "in the care of his franchise, the Chennai Super Kings"

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on IPL 2021 bubble breach: 'Travelling could have been an issue'

Says the board will have to do a 'post-mortem' to understand the situation inside the biosecurity bubble

Trent Boult returns to New Zealand and could miss both England Tests

NZC are fully supportive of his trip home after the aborted IPL and the left-armer will be available for the WTC final

Alan Igglesden raises funds for Professional Cricketers' Trust after two-decade battle with brain tumour

Family of former England seamer speak about struggles since inoperable diagnosis in 1999

Jofra Archer goes wicketless on low-key return to the day job for Sussex seconds

England fast bowler bowls 11 overs without luck, as he tests his elbow after injury issues

Kathryn Bryce to lead Scotland Women in T20I series against Ireland Women

This will be the first international action for both sides since the Covid-19 pandemic

Suspected corruptors identified on two separate days during IPL 2021 at Delhi's Kotla

Two people were arrested with fake accreditations; on a different day, one man came in the garb of a cleaner

Jofra Archer tests his levers for Sussex second XI as return from elbow injury begins

England star gets back to action at Hove, but only with the bat so far

Devon Conway to join Somerset after World Test Championship final

New Zealand batter signs for nine T20 Blast games, two County Championship fixtures

Australian players set for IPL exodus to the Maldives

There are close to 40 Australians in the IPL bubble comprising players, coaching staff and commentators

Do your homework before signing up for T20 leagues - ACA to Australia players

"They signed up with their eyes wide open about some of the risks...what they didn't expect was the borders to be closed."

Bangladesh-Sri Lanka ODI series to be held in Dhaka

Sri Lanka will arrive in Dhaka on May 16, shortly after the Eid ul Fitr weekend, and complete a three-day quarantine

Charlie Hemphrey's Glamorgan contract terminated after ECB stand firm on status appeal

Doncaster-born batter appealed to ECB after losing England-qualified status

Praveen Jayawickrama bursts into top 50 after 11-wicket haul on Test debut

Dimuth Karunaratne has edged closer to a top-ten spot following his 118 and 66 in second Test against Bangladesh

Mike Hussey tests positive for Covid-19

He is the first member of the overseas contingent to test positive in the 2021 IPL

Arrests made over alleged kidnap of Stuart MacGill

Reports said MacGill was allegedly abducted from near his home in Sydney on April 14

The Hundred: BCCI grants NOCs to four India Women players

ESPNcricinfo understands that the Indian board has already sent ECB the NOCs

Travis Head: Australia selectors have been 'ultra-clear' about Test role

Sussex overseas signing yet to speak to Justin Langer since central contract omission

Covid-19: Franchises ask PCB to move remainder of PSL 2021 from Karachi to UAE

There has been a fresh surge in Covid-19 cases in Pakistan, and a partial lockdown is already in place in the country

Amit Mishra first player from Delhi Capitals to test positive for Covid-19

He tested positive on two consecutive tests, and has been moved to a designated medical care facility

IPL 2021 postponed as Covid-19 count increases

BCCI vice-president Rajiv Shukla says, "remainder of the IPL will happen but in due course"

PCB launches parental support policy for all cricketers

Women cricketers will get up to 12 months of paid leave, while male cricketers can get up to 30 days' leave

IPL 2021 and T20 World Cup - what happens next?

The Covid-19 situation isn't likely to improve anytime soon, and that leaves the BCCI with a lot to think about

After IPL postponement, UAE becomes contender for T20 World Cup

IPL 2021 was meant to be a test case for the BCCI to understand if the T20 World Cup could've been held in a 'caravan model'

Sunrisers Hyderabad's Wriddhiman Saha tests positive for Covid-19

He trained with the Sunrisers on May 1, the same day he reported a fever

Hampshire sign Colin de Grandhomme for second half of T20 Blast

New Zealand allrounder to stay in UK following World Test Championship final

Chennai Super Kings' May 5 game against Rajasthan Royals postponed

Super Kings CEO informs IPL that the entire contingent has gone into a week-long quarantine

Amid Covid concerns, BCCI considers moving the IPL to Mumbai

BCCI is believed to be working on a plan that will minimise risks, especially in travel

Ross Taylor confident of fitness for England tour despite calf strain

The batter has a grade one strain and will look to return to action next week

Kolkata Knight Riders CEO: 'Sandeep fine; Varun a little under the weather'

"We have asked everybody in the bubble to quarantine, so they are isolated in their rooms," says CEO Venky Mysore

Resurgent Mumbai Indians look to add more woes to Sunrisers Hyderabad's turbulent campaign

With six defeats in seven matches, Sunrisers will need to turn things around quickly if they are to make the playoffs

Covid-19 effect - Capitals players isolate, Mumbai Indians and Sunrisers skip practice

On Monday, two KKR players and three members of the CSK camp - including L Balaji - tested positive

Former BCB president Kamal Ziaul Islam dies aged 86

During his term - 1983 to 1987 - he made the important contribution of introducing Bangladesh's first school-cricket competition

KL Rahul undergoes surgery for appendicitis, likely to rejoin IPL bubble after quarantine

The doctors are understood to have said that Rahul will be able to restart all activity after a week's rest

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