Gayle remains in exile for Aussies visit

Former captain Chris Gayle was again overlooked by the West Indies when a 30-man training squad for the forthcoming one-day and Twenty20 series against Australia was announced on Thursday. Gayle hasn’t played for the West Indies since last year’s World Cup and has been involved in a long-running dispute with the West Indies board. The … Continue reading

ICC official statement on Westfield conviction

The Chief Executive of the International Cricket Council (ICC), Mr Haroon Lorgat, on Friday made the following statement after former Essex cricketer Mervyn Westfield was sentenced in the spot-fixing case. “While the ICC takes no pleasure from anyone being sent to jail, it is a decision of the court which we support and I believe … Continue reading

England’s Bopara warns Pakistan can hit back

In-form batsman Ravi Bopara on Thursday warned England to avoid any complacency against a dangerous Pakistan team despite racing into a 2-0 lead in their one-day international series. England won the first match by 130 runs on Monday and then doubled the lead with a hard earned 20-run win in the second on Wednesday — … Continue reading