‘I owe it to people still suffering at Yorkshire to keep going’, says Azeem Rafiq

‘I owe it to people still suffering at Yorkshire to keep going’, says Azeem Rafiq as he calls on Sky Sports to turn the spotlight on racism during this week’s Test with India at Headingley Yorkshire County Cricket Club issued ‘profound apologies’ to Azeem Rafiq  It came after an independent report into allegations of institutional … Read more

Joe Root retakes No 1 Test batsman spot; Kohli 6th

ICC Test Rankings: Joe Root, on the back of some terrific displays in England’s ongoing Test series against India, has regained the No 1 spot in the ICC Men’s Test player rankings for batting. He overtook New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson, who slipped to second. Meanwhile, India captain Virat Kohli also slipped to 6th place … Read more

England captain Joe Root ranked as the world’s BEST batsman in latest ICC standings

Joe Root returns to the top of the world’s batting rankings for the first time in SIX years… with England captain plundering 1,398 runs in 11 matches so far in 2021 Joe Root has enjoyed a sparkling 2021 with the bat and that has been rewarded The England captain averages 69.90 across 11 matches after … Read more

Lancashire v Warwickshire, Hampshire v Yorkshire and more: county cricket – live! | Sport

5.35am EDT 05:35 Start of play scores Division One Old Trafford: Lancashire 100-1 v Warwickshire 371 all out The Rose Bowl: Hampshire 163 v Yorkshire 243 all out and 34-1 Taunton: Somerset 87-7 v Nottinghamshire 448 Division Two The Riverside: Durham v Surrey: cancelled (Covid) Sophia Gardens: Glamorgan 134 all out and 71-6 v Essex … Read more

Livingstone must be granted spot in England’s Twenty20 World Cup squad after starring at Hundred

Liam Livingstone must be granted spot in England’s Twenty20 World Cup squad after starring at the Hundred… but will innovative event stand the test of time? The Hundred is over after Inspired Invincibles and Brilliant Brave took victory  Liam Livingstone emerged as the leading breakout star at the inaugural event  The Birmingham Phoenix man stole … Read more

Bangladesh star batsman Tamim Iqbal pulls out of T20 WC

T20 World Cup: Bangladesh’s star batsman Tamim Iqbal pulls out of T20 WC, says ‘It would be unfair to take someone else’s place’ T20 World Cup: Bangladesh’s star batsman Tamim Iqbal pulls out of T20 WC – Bangladesh’s former captain and star batsman Tamim Iqbal has pulled out of the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup. In … Read more