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Feeling really confident heading into the first ODI - Meg Lanning 3 Shares

The Australia captain scored a 55-ball 63 after her team bowled India A out for a paltry 170 in the second warm-up game


'Boots up! Thank you!' - Pietersen calls time on playing career - ESPNcricinfo

Batsman bows out ahead of Pakistan leg of PSL, to bring end to colourful and controversial playing career

Amitabh Bachchan
"T 2745 - And what a game of cricket in the TRI nation T20 between BanglaDesh and SriLanka .. INCREDIBLE victory by BANGLA !…" 04 hrs ago

Fracas in the middle shrouds Bangladesh's victory |

Confusion over a no-ball call led to Shakib Al Hasan nearly calling his players off the field

Michael Vaughan
"Well done @KP24 on an fantastic career ... Not everyone’s Cup of Tea but you will do for me ... Best Batsman I had the…"

The painfully small margins in Associate cricket - ESPNcricinfo

Nepal has gained ODI status for the first time winning absolute nail-biters, but the teams that lost by such small margins also deserve a shot at more funding and better recognition

Azzam Ameen
"Bangladesh dressing room door at R Premadasa stadium shattered during celebrations following heated conclusion to match aga…" 03 hrs ago

Shami's fate to be decided only after ACU's report: BCCI

Mumbai [India], March 16 (ANI): Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) acting president CK Khanna on Friday said that the board would wait for its Anti-Corruption Unit's (ACU) report on Mohammed Shami's issue before coming to any conclusion on the Indian pacer.

"Congratulations to @PeshawarZalmi on their tremendous win! @KamiAkmal23 - what a beautiful batting! #cricket #LQvPZ #PSL2018"

Can we turn the stump mics down, please? - ESPNcricinfo

Why all the talk about bad language on the field is overblown

Lalit Kumar Modi
"When friends turn foes! N Srinivasan & M P Pandove can’t seem to agree on any statement - except of course one point! None…"

Group C, Premier Limited Over Tournament at Colombo, Mar 17 2018

Get a summary of the Badureliya Sports Club vs Colombo Cricket Club 2018 cricket match.

Lalit Kumar Modi
"finally a perfect kick to the backside of all the monkeys sitting in cricket centre. After reading the 12 Commandments - on…"

Bangladesh's dressing room door damaged in Colombo - ESPNcricinfo

Aggressive bodily contact, shoving, agitated yelling, pointed fingers and a shattered dressing room door, all marred the rancorous finish and the immediate aftermath, of the Nidahas Trophy match between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh

Lalit Kumar Modi
"MP Pandove, Former #BCCI Treasurer, opens up a Pandora's box, as the truth spills out and the lies get exposed! It was Srin…" 05 hrs ago

Rabada verdict brings to fore inconsistency in disciplinary system

The general understanding is that the demerit system is too rigid, with no flexibility for the match referee to consider the context of an incident

Lalit Kumar Modi
"When the "big boys" get "small" problems. Selective amnesia and sudden issue with eyesight seem to hit hard! #nsrinivasan #…"
Lalit Kumar Modi
"Look who got caught with his hand in the cookie jar- only that it’s the jar that can gobble you up now #Srini #nsrinivasan…" 05 hrs ago

Heather Knight column: What next for women's cricket after 2017's 'coming of age'? - BBC Sport

After 2017's successes, trophies and honours, England captain Heather Knight discusses how women's cricket can progress further - and looks ahead to the tour of India.

Ruchir Lalit Modi
"Enthusiastic fans and big crowd at Baroda airport to welcome the women’s cricket team. #IndianWomensTeam sure deserve all…" 05 hrs ago



Sir Ravindra Jadeja
"RT If Gully Cricket Team In Your Neighborhood Does A Better Celebration Than Bangladeshis. " 23 hrs ago

Nepal make cricket history after securing ODI status | The Week UK

The country’s cricketing administration is banned by the ICC but on the pitch Nepal are hitting new heights

Mir Bin Examinn
"PSL -Legends not celebrating their wickets against other legends. -Yongsters respecting their seniors and not celebra…" 03 hrs ago

Pune to host two IPL playoff matches |

Eliminator and Qualifier 2 of IPL 2018 will be held in Pune this season

Sandeep Lamichhane
"To the well wishers of Nepal Cricket : Its the “Result” of Years of “Hard Work” ! Years of “Patience” ! Hard work of many…"

Nepal gains cricket’s ODI status - Sports - The Kathmandu Post

Nepal marked its biggest ccomplishment in cricket history on Thursday, securing the One-Day International status with a six-wicket victory over Papua New Guinea in the seventh place playoff semi-final under the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifiers in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Hetal Babla
"If Rabada gets a suspension for touching Smith, the entire Bangladesh team should be barred from playing cricket unless they l…" 16 hrs ago

New Zealand v England: Mason Crane out of Tests with back injury, Jack Leach called up - BBC Sport

Leg-spinner Mason Crane will miss England's Test tour of New Zealand because of a stress fracture in his lower back.

Pawan k pareek
"#SLvBAN We are fighting for cricket for one run out Why we are not fighting for allah for god It is so strange must wat…" 03 hrs ago

Cricket in Japan | Sport & Culture from India - YouTube

I will be live streaming all day on Saturday, March 17th from 11am to 4pm Japan Time. We’ll get to see how Cricket is played in Japan and see how Indian cult...

"After 3⃣enthralling weeks of cricket, we're down to the last day of the round games. Two Play-Off spots up for grabs, @Pesha…" 03 hrs ago

Yorkshire cricket voice Dave Callaghan dies after a heart attack - BBC News

Dave Callaghan, who worked for the BBC in radio and TV, had suffered a heart attack at the weekend.

"Mahmudullah smashes a SIX and Bangladesh are through to the final. The entire team does the Nagin dance. Shakib Al Hasan ta…" 11 hrs ago

World Cup Qualifier: Ireland lose key Super Sixes game to Zimbabwe - BBC Sport

Ireland's hopes of qualifying for the 2019 World Cup suffer a major setback as they lose by 107 runs to Zimbabwe in the Super Sixes.

Karachi Kings
"Respect to the #Legend ... Congratulations @SAfridiOfficial for achieving the milestone of 300 Wickets in T20 Cricket!…"
Saj Sadiq
"Moin Khan "the Pakistan Cricket Board should not sign players for the Pakistan Super League who are not willing to play…" 08 hrs ago

The Cricket Daily

A selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos recommended by Basit A. Farooq

Peter Della Penna
"Three good balls.... three good balls was the difference between Nepal being in Division Three and having ODI status.…"

Was Bangladesh underestimated in Nidahas Trophy? | Dhaka Tribune

The car pass given to the high ups, including members of the Bangladesh Cricket Board, shows the game to be played Sunday at R Premadasa Cricket Stadium in Colombo will be between host Sri Lanka and India

The Animal Team
"Molly is a Pachon Navarro. She was in an awful state a year ago when she was rescued from the fields. A cricket ball s…" 15 hrs ago

New Zealand XI v England: Bowlers impress in final warm-up match - BBC Sport

England's bowlers take 13 wickets on the opening day of their second tour match against a New Zealand XI in Hamilton.

Zaid Hamid
"Incredible isnt it ? " 09 hrs ago

Bangladesh dressing room glass door broken in Colombo |

The ground staff had reported the damage to the match referee but were not sure who had done it

ESPN Cricinfo
"It's thank you and goodnight from @KP24" 04 hrs ago

Cricket - Rabada appeal hearing set for March 19 | Reuters

South Africa fast bowler Kagiso Rabada will have his appeal against a two-match suspension on Monday as he seeks to play in the rest of the test series against Australia.

Shahid Hashmi
"Asked if he saw Kamran Akmal bat and does he have a future in Pakistan team, Mickey said “I will be brutally honest, we…" 23 hrs ago

BCCI exploring possibility of Day-Night Tests: Karim |

The current General Manager (BCCI) shared his views on a range of subjects related to Indian cricket

Na-maloom afraad
"On a more important note, PSL IS COMING HOME. From house full stadiums to roaring crowds chanting Pakistan Zindabad, I…"
"Last night's virtual semifinal between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka turned into a tense affair #SLvBAN"
Saj Sadiq
"Highest individual scores in the Pakistan Super League: Sharjeel Khan 117 in 2016 Kamran Akmal 107* today Kamran Akmal…" © 2018