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USA wicketkeeper-batsman Akeem Dodson would prefer playing in Olympic T20 over World T20

USA wicketkeeper-batsman Akeem Dodson has issued a plea to global administrators to work towards supporting an ICC application for cricket's inclusion in the 2024 Summer Olympics

virat kohli
"Throwback to the day at the genius's recording studio, Mr. @arrahman Candid one from the session. Had lots of fun " 06 hrs ago

BCCI scraps Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy for new inter-zonal T20 league

The BCCI has decided to do scrap its domestic Twenty20 tournament, the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, from the 2016-17 season and replace it with a new inter-zonal league

virat kohli
"Heartiest welcome to @anilkumble1074 Sir. Look forward to your tenure with us. Great things in store for Indian Cricket with you " 04 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score of West Indies vs South Africa, 9th Match at Bridgetown, Barbados

Catch the live updates of West Indies vs South Africa, 9th Match at Bridgetown, Barbados

Fearnley Cricket
"GIVEAWAY!Blue Yorker cricket balls Jnr box of 6-follow,retweet & like us on Facebook for a chance to win #cricket... h…"

Umpire Bruce Oxenford pioneers shield during Edgbaston ODI

Bruce Oxenford wore a shield on his left arm while officiating the second Royal London ODI between England and Sri Lanka at Edgbaston.

Fearnley Cricket
"GIVEAWAY!Blue Yorker cricket balls Jnr box of 6-follow,retweet & like us on Facebook for a chance to win #cricket http…" 10 hrs ago

BCCI to conduct mini IPL in September |

The tournament will be held in a two-week window with all eight teams participating

asad umar
"With fawad ahmed , 1 of 2 players of pak origin to play international cricket for australia, at the MCG @bachaji23 https://…"

Ben Stokes and Mark Wood set for Durham comebacks

Ben Stokes and Mark Wood are both set to return to competitive cricket in the coming days as they continue their rehabilitation from surgery

yuvraj singh
"Congratulations jumbo!. @anilkumble1074 hope your experience and legacy can take Indian cricket to greater heights! All the best!" 13 hrs ago

Kumble As Head Coach, Dravid Mentoring Youngsters. Indian Cricket Is In Safe Hands!

One year later and their next big decision has been to appoint Anil Kumble as the head coach of Team India.

asad umar
"It was fantastic visiting melbourne cricket ground the site of pakistans greatest victory....1992 world cup" 09 hrs ago

BCCI to conduct mini IPL overseas |

The tournament will be held in a two-week window with all eight teams participating

Anil Kumble
"@msdhoni congratulations for winning in Zimbabwe. Look forward to working with you and team India." 07 hrs ago

Freelance Cricket Club podcast: in conversation with Jade Dernbach

In this episode Will and Vish had a long chat with Jade Dernbach and discovered that there is more to the England and Surrey cricketer than meets the eye

Not Bill Walton
"Great Britain voted to leave the European Union. To celebrate, I'm going to drink tea, watch cricket & cancel my dentist appointment #Brexit"
Munich Cricket Club
"We are giving away 4 tickets to the #T20Blast #cricket tomorrow at Oval!! Like and retweet for a chance to win all 4 ht…" 06 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score of England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI at Birmingham

Catch the live updates of England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI in Birmingham

"And you thought people throwing stones at their cricket team after a defeat are some illiterate idiots!!!! Look at Indian Libtards on NSG!!!" 13 hrs ago

So The UK Has Left The EU. This Could Really Mess Up Cricket & The Premier League

Forget about the Pound and immigration. For sports fans, it comes down to one simple question: how will #Brexit affect sport?

"BOOMED! Bumrah has taken a massive leap to no.2 spot in the latest ICC T20 rankings in just 19 T20Is! #DilSeIndian https://t.…" 04 hrs ago

Indian Premier League: Mini version of competition to be held in September - BBC Sport

A shortened version of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held overseas every year from September 2016.

"RT @ByTheMinCricket: Sri Lanka batting first in the 2nd ODI. Join @SamWalsh22 for min-by-min coverage of #ENGvSL right here >>> https://t…" 04 hrs ago

BCCI not in hurry to play day-night Tests: Anurag Thakur

The first pink-ball game under lights was played in India between Mohun Bagan and Bhowanipore Club at Eden Gardens recently

Andy Zaltzman
"A truly historic day for Britain... my debut on @bbctms. Thanks be to cricket."

BCCI announces mini IPL for September | Cricket | ESPN Cricinfo

The BCCI has decided to host a shortened version of the IPL overseas every September, starting this year, branding it the "mini IPL" or "IPL overseas"

Will Howells
"Reuniting and accepting the result is what you do after a game of cricket not what you do after your neighbours vote to demolish your house." 03 hrs ago

Chandimal, Tharanga guide Sri Lanka to 254 |

The visitors end up with a respectable total despite no substantial contributions from the top order

"@Gurmeetramrahim Wowww... #StylishMSGapparels started its journey from "Shah Satnam ji cricket stadium Sirsa.." https:/…"

India players barred from playing multiple U-19 World Cups

The BCCI has decided that players who have represented India in one Under-19 World Cup cannot take part in another edition of the tournament, even if they meet the age criteria to do so

Amritanshu Gupta
"The new journey set to begin at Antigua,the place where we saw one of the greatest sights seen on a cricket ground. ht…" 03 hrs ago

England v Sri Lanka: Kusal Perera run out by brilliant Jason Roy fielding - BBC Sport

Jason Roy produces a superb piece of fielding at backward point to run out Kusal Perera and reduce Sri Lanka to 77-3 in the second ODI at Edgbaston.

sanjay manjrekar
"The Indian cricket team now has a coach who will put his heart & soul in the job. Anil Kumble knows no other way of working."

'T20 cricket is a very natural fit for Olympics,' says US Olympic Committee's Patrick Sandusky

Patrick Sandusky, US Olympic Committee's chief external affairs officer, has said all sports should want to be in the Olympics and that a T20 competition in the Summer Games would fit well into a 17-day Olympic schedule

Harbhajan Singh
"Great news for indian cricket..congratulation Anil Bhai @anilkumble1074 for becoming the head coach of @BCCI ..good luck going forward " 12 hrs ago

Worcestershire: Kyle Abbott can boost T20 Blast hopes - Matt Mason - BBC Sport

Worcestershire assistant coach Matt Mason says Kyle Abbott's arrival at the end of June can boost their T20 Blast hopes.

Mohandas Menon
"Today in 1938 @ 11.29 am - Cricket was first televised: The #Ashes Test at Lord's, by BBC television with commentator Teddy Wakelam." 06 hrs ago

Interview with Ganguly, Laxman, Tendulkar was nerve-racking: Kumble

The newly appointed coach also insisted that working behind the scenes in a background role would suit him

Saj Sadiq
"Reports: Shahryar Khan's got approval from Nawaz Sharif to continue as PCB Chairman after speculation he might step down in August #Cricket" 05 hrs ago

BCCI scraps Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy, announces new domestic T20 league

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) working committee on Friday decided to replace the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament with a new domestic league in the country.

Erik Petersen
"Old people with too much time on their hands made terrible choices they won't have to deal with. Britain's basically become a cricket club." 03 hrs ago

IPL के बाद BCCI करवाएगा ‘मिनी आईपीएल’, जानिए कब और कहां हो सकते हैं मैच?– IBN Khabar

IBN Khabar: बीसीसीआई ने सितंबर में भारत के बाहर नए टी20 टूर्नामेंट के आयोजन की तैयारी कर ली है जिसे ‘मिनी आईपीएल’ के रूप मे...

Saj Sadiq
"Mike Atherton "Wasim Akram was probably the most skilled fast bowler of his generation" #Cricket"

Decision on pink ball will depend on players' feedback - Anurag Thakur

The prospects of India hosting a day-night Test any time soon could be pushed back as BCCI president Anurag Thakur said that the board was in "no hurry" to play with pink ball unless it was completely satisfied

Irfan Pathan
"It was really good2 attend n share views at d cricket conclave by @BCCI@ianuragthakur looking forward 2 d upcoming Indian cricketing season" 05 hrs ago

Ice-breaker Dhoni passes on the tradition in Zimbabwe |

India captain shied away from the limelight and broke the ice to ensure the tyros came good in Zimbabwe

Matt Bai
"When we all get done with Brexit, it would be great if someone could explain Cricket, too."

India head coach Anil Kumble expects to emulate behind-the-scenes style of John Wright, Gary Kirsten

Anil Kumble, India's new head coach, has acknowledged the influence of his predecessors John Wright and Gary Kirsten, and expects to adopt their low-visibility style and remain mostly behind the scenes

"Kumble - Head Coach Dravid - Under 19/India A Coach Sachin, VVS, Dada - Advisory Panel Indian Cricket in safe hands ht…" 14 hrs ago

When an Injured MS Dhoni Kept Wicket Despite Blurry Vision and Pain

During the third and final T20 International against Zimbabwe on June 22, MS Dhoni injured his eye in a freak accident when he was bowled out by Zimbabwe fast bowler Donald Tiripano.

"When it comes to Anil Kumble, memorable quotes are aplenty. Here are some of them:" 06 hrs ago

BCCI approves Ranji matches at neutral venues |

The working committee also decided to start a new T20 league in place of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

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"SuSwamy is to #BJP what Pawan Negi was to Delhi Daredevils Useless burden . To be discarded immed. He will do more harm than anticipated!"

Angelo Mathews passed fit; Sri Lanka bat at Edgbaston

Angelo Mathews passed a late fitness test and took his place in the Sri Lanka side for the second Royal London ODI against England at a sold-out Edgbaston

Mohit Ghune
"Pandavas and Kauravas are playing cricket. Every time Draupadi scores, Kauravas Cheer-her-run." © 2016