Month: November 2019

11:18 PM GMT Tony Mann, the West Australian wristspin bowler who scored the first Test century by an Australian nightwatchman, has died in Perth at the age of 74 after battling pancreatic cancer. In the midst of a long and successful first-class career for WA during the association’s strongest era, Mann played four Tests in
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6:15 PM GMT ESPNcricinfo staff With the change of guard at both Cricket West Indies (CWI) and the team management, allrounder Dwayne Bravo has expressed his desire to come out of international retirement. Last October Bravo retired from international cricket to “preserve” his “longevity” in his professional career. However, about 12 months later his desire
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2:07 PM GMT Former India captain Rahul Dravid has been cleared of conflict of interest charges by the BCCI ethics officer Justice (retd.) DK Jain. Justice Jain issued the order on Thursday after conducting two hearings in response to a complaint filed by Sanjeev Gupta, a life member of the Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA).
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1:17 PM GMT ESPNcricinfo staff Sarah Glenn, the Worcestershire leg-spinner, has earned a maiden call-up to the England Women’s team for next month’s ODI and T20 series against Pakistan in Malaysia. The 20-year-old Glenn caught selectors’ attention while playing for Loughborough Lightning during the 2019 Kia Super League, which included figures of 3 for 25
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12:32 PM GMT Varun Shetty in Indore Virat Kohli has come out in support of Glenn Maxwell following the allrounder’s withdrawal from Australia’s recent series against Sri Lanka for mental-health reasons. Kohli called Maxwell’s openness about his issues “remarkable”, and said he was “absolutely for” players asking for time away from the game in such
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