Cricket Australia Ignites Debate Around Australia Day

Cricket Australia’s decision to drop any mention of Australia Day during its promotions of the Big Bash League match on the day in question has ignited debate after the prime minister disagreed with the decision. The move comes after years of campaigns and annual protests by Indigenous activists and their supporters on the left who…Continue Reading

News24.com | JUST IN | Acting Cricket South Africa president Beresford Williams, 4 other board members step down

Beresford Williams (Gallo) Beresford Williams, the Cricket South Africa (CSA) acting president, along with five other board members have stepped down from their positions at the organisation.The news was announced on Sunday morning on the official CSA Twitter account.”As mentioned in Friday’s press statement, the CSA board met this week & discussed various strategies that would best…Continue Reading

Sep 27, 2017George DobellSenior correspondent at ESPNcricinfo Division One survival will not be enough to save Matthew Maynard’s position as director of cricket at Somerset.ESPNcricinfo understands that Maynard, the former England and Glamorgan batsman, will leave the club immediately after the final game of the season. He has spent three years at the club and…Continue Reading

News24.com | Cricket South Africa expects to post profit for 2019/20

Cricket South Africa is expecting to make an accounting profit of between R50 million and R80 million for the 2019/18 financial year.The organisation’s financials presented to parliament show an above R200 million loss for 2018/19.In 2018, it was estimated that Cricket SA would make R654 million loss over the four-year cycle ending in 2022.Despite posting…Continue Reading

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Proteas all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo is eager for this year’s T20 World Cup in Australia to go ahead.For the past three months, international cricket has been suspended with the first international fixture scheduled to take place on 8 JulyPhehlukwayo knows that it’ll be tough for cricketers to adapt to the new rules.Proteas all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo is hopeful…Continue Reading

On this day in 2019, fast bowler Mohammad Shami bagged a four-wicket haul and skipper Virat Kohli shone with the bat to help India seal a massive win over West Indies in an International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup clash at Old Trafford. The ICC took to its official Twitter handle and informed its followers…Continue Reading