CloseDeputy Editor Andrew arrived at ESPNcricinfo via Manchester and Cape Town, after finding the assistant editor at a weak moment as he watched England’s batting collapse in the Newlands Test. Andrew began his cricket writing as a freelance covering Lancashire during 2004 when they were relegated in the County Championship. In fact, they were top […]
“I don’t know if I have enough tickets for them all, there are all coming out of the woodwork! All the old coaches and things like that. It’s a nice time to celebrate them and what they have done for my career. I think my celebrating comes after the Test match. This is just to […]
The 19 year-old was playing the Ranji Trophy quarter-final in Kanpur and according to a report published in ‘Mid Day’ newspaper, Shastri got the news of his maiden national call-up from the gate-keeper of the guest house where the Mumbai team was put up.
“He’s scored runs all around the world so to try and nitpick that would be not the smartest. With the assistance of the pitch it was how we would try to make him play and he’s so strong on the stump line. I probably missed a little bit but managed to get the edge which […]
While the senior team will be involved in a Test, ODI and T20 series against New Zealand, the Pakistan A side has a number of four-day games lined up on the tour. The senior team had to spend around a month in quarantine and in isolation training camps before playing the Test series in England […]
The opener was a member of the Australia side that won the 2015 Cricket World Cup on home soil. The lineup immediately broke up — Michael Clarke, Brad Haddin and Mitchell Johnson never played another ODI, and Shane Watson just three more — and the Australians were soon ousted as No. 1 in the world […]
An injury denied him the chance to be a part of England’s World Cup squad last summer, but Billings knows from personal experience that his opportunity could come at any time and is determined to be ready when it does.
Need to accept it as a part and parcel of life: Kane Williamson on New Zealand’s dramatic loss in World Cup final
This will be the first time that both teams will play any competitive cricket since the T20 World Cup in March. While men’s international cricket resumed two months ago with West Indies touring England, this marks the first occasion of a top women’s series taking place since the coronavirus-induced pause in world cricket.
“It’s a tough one, because generally for a one-day tour you get on the ground with not a huge amount of time leading up to the series, so it’s important that you start really well,” Finch said. “Especially [with] two games in three days, you can’t afford to have two bad days, otherwise the series […]