World Cup 2019: Luke Wright Slams Iceland Cricket For Jibe At Rashid Khan

World Cup 2019: Luke Wright Slams Iceland Cricket For Jibe At Rashid Khan

Rashid Khan became the holder of an unwanted record as the leg-spinner conceded 110 runs in 9 overs.

PSL Final:

PSL Final: 'Unprecedented' Security For High-Risk Match in Lahore

While the entire 2017 Pakistan Super League was played in the United Arab Emirates, only the final will be played in Lahore on March 5.

English Batsman

English Batsman's Reply to Pakistani Who Abused Him For Skipping PSL Final

Luke Wright, who took to Twitter to share the news of him opting out of the PSL final, faced plenty of flak from Pakistani fans.

Shane Warne retires from Big Bash League, ends cricket career
Agence France-Presse

Shane Warne retires from Big Bash League, ends cricket career

During his international career, Warne was the first bowler to take 700 Test wickets and represented Australia in 145 Tests between 1992 and 2007. In all, he took 708 Test wickets at an average of 25.41.

Shane Warne in hot water again, reported for breach of Cricket Australia rule
Press Trust of India

Shane Warne in hot water again, reported for breach of Cricket Australia rule

In a statement, Cricket Austrlia said Warne is alleged to have breached Rule 5: Laws of Cricket and Spirit of the Game.

Lasith Malinga returns second-best T20 figures in Big Bash
Associated Press

Lasith Malinga returns second-best T20 figures in Big Bash

Lasith Malinga bowled a devastating spell of six wickets for seven runs for the Melbourne Stars in Australia's Big Bash competition.

Glowing stumps, helmet cameras as Big Bash unveils latest gimmicks
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Glowing stumps, helmet cameras as Big Bash unveils latest gimmicks

The Australian-designed Zing Wicket System has a sensor in the bails that can determine within one-thousandth of a second when the wicket is broken. Once the wicket is broken the bails instantaneously flash bright red LED lights and then send a radio signal to the stumps which also flash.

Daniel Worral to replace James Pattinson in Melbourne Stars
Indo-Asian News Service

Daniel Worral to replace James Pattinson in Melbourne Stars

Melbourne Stars' Daniel Worrall will replace James Pattinson in the Melbourne Stars squad of Australia's domestic Twenty20 cricket series, the Big Bash League.

Vivian Richards to team up with Warne as Melbourne mentor in Big Bash
Press Trust of India

Vivian Richards to team up with Warne as Melbourne mentor in Big Bash

West Indian batting legend, Vivian Richards is set to team up with spin great Shane Warne as Melbourne Stars team mentor in the Australian Big Bash Twenty20 League this season, according to a report.

Luke Wright earns Kevin Pietersen
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Luke Wright earns Kevin Pietersen's kudos

Luke Wright's match-winning 99 not out off 55 balls for England against Afghanistan in the World Twenty20 was warmly greeted by axed team-mate Kevin Pietersen.

England captain Stuart Broad delighted by team
Press Trust of India

England captain Stuart Broad delighted by team's performance

England skipper Stuart Broad was delighted at his team's 116-run victory over Afghanistan in the ICC World Twenty20 and attributed it to the "outstanding" and "mature" batting by the English batsmen.

Holders England take on Afghanistan in World Twenty20
Press Trust of India

Holders England take on Afghanistan in World Twenty20

It will be a David versus Goliath battle at the R Premadasa Stadium on Friday when defending champions England launch their World Twenty20 campaign against Afghanistan, who displayed enough fighting abilities in their opening fixture against India.

Shane Warne to captain Melbourne Stars
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Shane Warne to captain Melbourne Stars

Leg-spin legend Shane Warne will captain his Melbourne Twenty20 team this season, he said on Tuesday, adding that talks were still underway to bring Olympic sprint king Usain Bolt into the squad.

Scott Styris to play in Big Bash League
Associated Press

Scott Styris to play in Big Bash League

Former New Zealand Test allrounder Scott Styris has signed to play for the Hobart Hurricanes in Australia's Big Bash Twenty20 cricket league next season.

Ricky Ponting to play Twenty20 cricket in Australia
Associated Press

Ricky Ponting to play Twenty20 cricket in Australia

Former Australia Test captain Ricky Ponting has re-signed with the Hobart Hurricanes in the Twenty20 Big Bash League.

Wright smashes 117 off 60 in Big Bash match
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Wright smashes 117 off 60 in Big Bash match

Luke Wright must have felt right at home on Monday. Conditions were akin to an icy, wet, January evening in the UK and the Englishman produced an innings that lit up a dull Hobart sky. In doing so, he broke nearly every Australian domestic Twenty20 batting record.

Sydney Sixers win Big Bash thriller
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Sydney Sixers win Big Bash thriller

Sydney Sixers registered their second victory in the Twenty20 Big Bash League on Tuesday after a thrilling two-run win over Melbourne Stars.

Warne signs one-season contract with Melbourne Stars
Press Trust of India

Warne signs one-season contract with Melbourne Stars

Announcing his return to cricket, spin legend Shane Warne has signed a one-season contract with Melbourne Stars for Cricket Australia's upcoming Big Bash Twenty20 competition.

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