Great nominees for the platinum draft: Rauf, Pooran, Kaur, and Kapp

50 players were awarded platinum status in the BBL and WBBL drafts, including Haris Rauf, Nicholas Pooran, Harmanpreet Kaur, and Marizanne Kapp.

In the BBL and WBBL drafts, 50 players received platinum status, including Haris Rauf, Nicholas Pooran, Harmanpreet Kaur, and Marizanne Kapp. While there are seven players from England in the WBBL platinum group, there are 14 players from England on the BBL list, including Ashes stars Harry Brook and Zak Crawley. India supplies five WBBL […]

Jos Buttler: Harry Brook’s World Cup prospects are still open.

According to Jos Buttler, Harry Brook might yet make the final England World Cup roster.

Following this week’s 41-ball century in the Hundred, Jos Buttler said that Harry Brook might still push his way into England’s final World Cup team, but he also emphasized that Ben Stokes’ return to ODI cricket as a specialist hitter “changed the dynamic” for selection. After being unexpectedly left out of England’s 15-man squad last […]

Smith says that while playing in the Lord’s Ashes Test, he injured his wrist.

Steven Smith has acknowledged that he played through the final three matches of the Ashes series despite suffering a left wrist injury at Lord's during the second Test while fielding.

After hurting his left wrist at Lord’s while fielding during the second Test, Steven Smith has admitted that he played through the remaining three games of the Ashes series. Smith will not be participating in Australia’s forthcoming limited-overs tour of South Africa due to a minor tendon injury in his left wrist, which will require […]

The Rockets win a crucial game thanks to Munro’s 66 and Turner’s death bowling.

Munro then hammered van der Merwe for two large sixes, and a further six off Rauf brought him to fifty off just 27 deliveries.

Welsh Fire were defeated by Trent Rockets 152 for 6 (Munro 66*, Willey 2-15) by four runs. (Clarke 54, Sams 2-35) With a thrilling victory over Welsh Fire, the Trent Rockets moved off the bottom of the standings. Bowler John Turner maintained composure with 14 needed off the final five balls. He concluded with outstanding […]

‘This isn’t the finish because it’s the Ashes it’s the beginning,’ Zak Crawley confidently said.

The epic decider that was supposed to propel English cricket into orbit is now positioned as the tourists' chance to win their first Ashes series away from home since 2001.

The rain had stopped in Manchester by the time Monday arrived. After a weekend of rain, the clouds had finally parted. To add insult to injury, the sun dipped in and out of view, reminding us that it was still up there today, the first morning since the 2023 Ashes had died. Following an abandoned […]