Cricket Australia v Channel Seven: Gold Coast glow forgotten in broadcast battle

CloseAssistant editor Daniel Brettig had been a journalist for eight years when he joined ESPNcricinfo, but his fascination with cricket dates back to the early 1990s, when his dad helped him sneak into the family lounge room to watch the end of day-night World Series matches well past bedtime. Unapologetically passionate about indie music and […]

Channel Seven bag Cricket Australia television rights after major shake-up

Through current deals, Channel Nine will still broadcast major cricket events in the next 18 months. “We wish Cricket Australia and its new broadcast partners well for the future success of the game,” the network said in a statement. “Cricket will continue to be a part of Nine’s schedule into the future with current deals […]

IPL 2020: Watch out these 5 IPL debutantes who can rock the tournament

4. Kamlesh Nagarkoti – Kolkata Knight Riders Nagarkoti, a pace bowler from Rajasthan, came to limelight through the Under-19 World Cup in 2018 when India grabbed the trophy. He can bowl in excess of 140 kmph quite consistently and the Knight Riders bought him ahead of IPL 2018. But an unfortunate injury prevented him from […]

Mohammed Shami: IPL 2020 will prepare India players for Australia tour

“Yes, there’re [usually] back-to-back matches, training, travelling, that’s a bit of headache,” Shami said. “But it’s a short format, short matches, physically there should not be any workload issue. This time, there won’t be much travelling. You will have to travel just about for two hours by bus [when there is a match in Abu […]

IPL 2020: Shane Watson feels experience and quality will help CSK this year

Just weeks before the IPL 2020 opener, which is scheduled for September 19, CSK camp was hit by 13 cases of coronavirus, resulting in an extended quarantine period and a delayed start to their outdoor training session. The 13-member list also included two players.