"Two of these six results have been deemed "historical"; four have been confirmed as new," NZC stated in a release. "This means that, in line with the protocols governing the squad's entry into New Zealand, the six members of the squad will be moved to the quarantine arm of the managed isolation facility. … [Read more...] about Six in Pakistan’s squad in NZ test positive for COVID-19
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Six touring Pakistan cricketers have tested positive for COVID-19 here, New Zealand Cricket announced on Thursday, alleging a breach of the bio-secure protocol by the visitors who will not be allowed to train while in quarantine for the time being. … [Read more...] about Six Pakistan Cricketers Test Positive For COVID-19, Training Put on Hold; NZC Says Protocol Breach by Visitors
While Lancashire's off-field performance in recent years has been exceptional - only Surrey can claim to be a bigger club in financial terms these days - the on-field performance has not always matched. But Gidney is keen to assure supporters that the move to embrace the Indian audience, just like the move to invest in a hotel and conferencing business, was driven by a desire to see Lancashire cricket - and cricket in Lancashire - thrive. Previously, the club has pledged to invest profits into reintroducing cricket into state primary schools in the region. … [Read more...] about India vs Pakistan, World Cup 2019 – the match that changed everything for Lancashire chief
Meanwhile, New Zealand's Suzie Bates, the Australian pair of Meg Lanning and Ellyse Perry, England's Sarah Taylor, India's Mithali Raj, and West Indies' Stafanie Taylor have been nominated for the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Award that recognises the best performer in women's cricket across formats over the last decade. … [Read more...] about Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson, Steven Smith, Joe Root nominated for ICC men’s cricketer of the decade award
"Would you drop proven international performers like Jasprit Bumrah or KL Rahul from the Indian T20I team if they had a poor IPL? The answer is an overwhelming no" While some argue that bilateral cricket doesn't matter, others say Kohli's numbers are as good as they are only because India is such a strong team that captaincy does not have much impact on their win percentage. To answer both these reservations: since Kohli hasn't led in an ICC event in T20Is, we ought to look at his records in bilateral series only. And beating both New Zealand and England in their backyards must count for something. Also, the two ICC events in which he has led India, they have got to the final once and to the semi-final the other time. Those aren't poor results by any stretch of the imagination. As for the second point, if Kohli is a good captain with a good team under him when he leads India, perhaps it's the team at RCB that needs changing and not the captain. … [Read more...] about Should Rohit Sharma take over the T20I captaincy from Virat Kohli?