Cricket Kenya has appointed former captain Maurice Odumbe as their batting coach ahead of the ICC World Cup league qualifier against Nepal. Odumbe, who captained the Kenya Cricket National team from 1996 to 2001 and played…
The 24 Years Old Wicket Keeper Irfan Karim has expressed confidence that the Kenya National Cricket team will qualify for the 2019 ICC Cricket world cup that will be hosted by England and Wales. This is in spite of the International Cricket Council cutting down the number of participating teams from 14 to 10.
Jason Roy’s magnificent 162 off 118 balls, with 13 fours and three sixes, helped England canter to a six-wicket win on the Duckworth-Lewis method in the fourth One-Day International at The Oval against Sri Lanka and take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the five-match series on Wednesday.
England will look to the seal the five-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka during the fourth game at The Oval in London on Wednesday (June 29).
South Africa’s AB de Villiers has continued to lead the MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for ODI Batsmen, which has seen Marsh gain six places to reach 28th. Marsh scored 154 runs in the series, including a 79 not out against the West Indies in a league game at the Kensington Oval in Barbados.
South Africa’s Kagiso Rabada, Josh Hazlewood of Australia and West Indies captain Jason Holder have achieved career-best rankings after impressive performances in the tri-series ,according to the latest MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for ODI bowlers.
World champion Australia has retained its number-one ranking on the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Team Rankings following its 58 runs victory over the West Indies in the final of the tri-series in Barbados on Sunday, but South Africa has dropped behind India in fourth place after it failed to reach the final.
Following a complaint made by Cricket Namibia under the ICC Anti-Racism Code during the ICC Intercontinental Cup fixture between Afghanistan and Namibia played in Greater Noida, India, from 10-12 April 2016, the ICC has announced that a confidential conciliation process has today (Monday) been successfully undertaken by relevant parties from both teams in Edinburgh, and a consensual resolution of the matter achieved.
Australia clinched the triangular One-Day International series in the Caribbean win a 58-run victory over West Indies on Sunday evening at the Kensington Oval in Barbados.
England remained 1-0 up against Sri Lanka with two matches left to play after rain meant the third One-Day International in their five-match series ended in a no-result in Bristol on Sunday (June 26).