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Self-inflicted injuries rule out international cricketers

Whilst injuries are part and parcel of the game for international cricketers, it is much worse when they are self-inflicted, interrupting careers and putting undue pressure on other team mates. This week, has seen two such incidents which, bizarrely, almost match each other. Earlier in the week came news that …

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Ganguly to seek advice about Dhoni

President-elect of the BCCI Sourav Ganguly has said that he intends to speak to the Indian selectors about the situation of MS Dhoni before he gives his views on the future of the former international captain. Dhoni has not played international cricket since India lost their World Cup semi-final to …

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Kings XI Punjab Rethink Ashwin Trade

Indian Premier League (IPL) side Kings XI Punjab have decided not to trade Ravichandran Ashwin to the Delhi Capitals, after their board had a rethink. Ashwin captained the side during the last two iterations of the league, but Punjab were giving serious consideration to allowing him to leave, as the …

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ICC Changes Super Over Rule

The ICC (International Cricket Council) has changed the controversial Super Over rule that caused such a dramatic conclusion to this year’s World Cup final between England and New Zealand, at Lords in July. That match had gone to a super over after both sides scored 241 in their regulation innings, …

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Ganguly set to become BCCI President

Former Indian captain Souray Ganguly is set to be named as the new president of the BCCI (Board of Cricket Control of India) at their annual general meeting which will be held in Mumbai on October 23rd. It will be the first time in its history that a former skipper …

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