SA umpire promoted to ICC International panel

2017-11-17 13:50

Cricket South Africa congratulated Allahudien Paleker on his promotion to the ICC International Panel of Umpires with immediate effect.

ICC probes Indian curator for pitch tampering

2017-10-25 20:06

The ICC launched an investigation into the pitch tampering claims against a ground official ahead of the second ODI between India and Black Caps.

ICC to set up 9-nation Test championship

2017-10-13 07:20

The International Cricket Council has agreed to set up a nine-nation Test championship in a bid to retain the status of the five-day game.

ICC to approve Test championship - report

2017-10-09 06:41

The International Cricket Council is set to approve plans for its long-awaited World Test Championship, a report indicates.

Faf welcomes DRS rule change

2017-09-27 19:02

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis welcomed a change to the DRS that will come into effect for the first time in the first Test against Bangladesh.

Sri Lanka to cooperate with corruption probe

2017-09-24 15:49

Sri Lanka's cricket board asked all national players to cooperate with an ICC investigation following allegations by former players of match-fixing.

ICC guarded over CSA’s ‘4-day Test’

2017-09-21 11:25

The International Cricket Council has responded cautiously to Sport24 over CSA’s plans for a four-day Test match from Boxing Day, writes Rob Houwing.

‘Forgotten’ SA: Lorgat seeks world events

2017-09-05 12:20

Aided by significant stadium upgrades on the go, CSA will be eyeing hosting rights to a second World Cup in the new events cycle, writes Rob Houwing.

Aussie 'prima donnas' humbled by Bangladesh

2017-08-31 08:00

Australia's "overpaid prima donna" cricketers were shamed by their humbling first Test defeat to Bangladesh, Australian media has said.

Sri Lanka launches probe into recent defeats

2017-08-24 11:07

Sri Lanka is launching an investigation into the woeful state of cricket on the island, amid a string of humiliating losses and calls for an administrative overhaul.


When 4-day Tests DO make sense

2017-11-07 18:22

Rob Houwing, a proud Test traditionalist in most respects, on why four-day contests do have merit … but only in very specific instances

Zimbabwe to host World Cup qualifiers in March

2017-10-13 11:53

Zimbabwe will host the qualifiers for the 2019 World Cup in March next year, the International Cricket Council confirmed.

Rabada rockets to new career-high ranking

2017-10-11 11:22

Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has vaulted up the ICC Test player rankings after his man-of-the-match performance against Bangladesh in Bloemfontein.

Elgar, Amla move up in ICC rankings

2017-10-03 14:51

SA batsmen Hashim Amla and Dean Elgar have moved up the ICC Test Player Rankings after notching fine centuries against Bangladesh.

New rules in cricket: Players can be sent off!

2017-09-26 10:06

The International Cricket Council has introduced a number of changes to the game, including player send-offs for misconduct.

ICC confirms corruption probe into Sri Lanka

2017-09-23 22:21

The ICC has initiated investigations in Sri Lanka and announced that officers from its anti-corruption unit had recently visited the country.

Pakistan has to work to draw big teams back - ICC chief

2017-09-13 19:20

Pakistan's security situation has improved but it needs to work on confidence-building measures to convince major teams to tour.

Sri Lanka fails to secure automatic spot at 2019 CWC

2017-09-01 10:02

Sri Lanka have failed to gain automatic qualification for the Cricket World Cup 2019 after it lost the fourth ODI against India

Holder reprimanded for 'inappropriate' comments

2017-08-29 13:02

West Indies captain Jason Holder has received an official reprimand for venting his frustration at a dropped catch during the on-going second Test against England.

War court poised for historic ruling on Timbuktu jihadist rampage

2017-08-17 09:30

War crimes judges are poised to make legal history with a ruling on compensation for the destruction of fabled shrines in the Malian town of Timbuktu, an act ordered by a now-repentant jihadist.

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