Rahul Dravid’s advice on how to play spin change the world for Kevin Pietersen

“The key point was looking for the length as soon as the ball was delivered – wait for the spinner and make your decision,” the 40-year-old was quoted as saying by ‘Sky Sports’ during a discussion on how one-day batting has developed over the years.

NCA chief Rahul Dravid likely to head COVID Task force

According to its 100-page-long SOP, the players will have to sign the form acknowledging the risks involved with resumption of training amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The 2019-2020 domestic season ended in March but the upcoming season, which usually starts in August, is set to be curtailed due to the health crisis.

How Dravid’s advice changed Pietersen’s world

“The key point was looking for the length as soon as the ball was delivered — wait for the spinner and make your decision,” the 40-year-old was quoted as saying by Sky Sports during a discussion on how one-day batting has developed over the years.

Jonathan Trott appointed England batting coach for Pakistan series

England and Pakistan will lock horns in a three-match Test series starting on Wednesday at the Old Trafford in Manchester, followed by the next two games in the Ageas Bowl in Southampton.

Hopeful that exhibition games in UAE will lead to Women’s IPL in near future: Shantha Rangaswamy

“Those who were predicting doomsday for women’s cricket, I want to say to them BCCI is interested in promoting women’s cricket and I would like to thank Brijesh Patel (IPL Chairman), president (Sourav Ganguly) and secretary (Jay Shah) for making this possible in these tough times,” Shantha told PTI.

ENG vs IRE, 3rd ODI, Highlights: Stirling, Balbirnie tons see Ireland stun world champions England

When both wickets went in quick succession, it looked like the hosts could pull off a series sweep, but that was not to be as Kevin O’Brien took Ireland over the line. O’Brien, whose brilliant hundred set up Ireland’s stellar win over England at the 2011 World Cup in Bengaluru, scored a 21 off 15 […]

England vs Ireland, 3rd ODI: Paul Stirling is a dangerous opener: Eoin Morgan

“He’s as dangerous an opening batsman as there is around the world,” he said of the 29-year-old. “I know guys do not like bowling at him, he hits good balls for four or six and, on his day, he can take a game away from you.”