ECB News

ECB's The Hundred under fire for KP Snacks sponsorship

KP Snacks was announced as the tournament's 'official team partner' in July by the ECB, but health advocacy groups said it would have a negative effect, especially on children.

James Anderson ruled out of second Ashes Test due to calf injury

Anderson, who had struggled to be fit for the series opener against Australia at Edgbaston, pulled up injured on day one of the first Test, which the hosts went on to lose by 251 runs.


First time in Test Cricket: Ashes jerseys to have player's name and number

ODI and T20I jerseys have had personalisation on their backs since a long time, but Test matches had to wait for this change. England Cricket official Twitter handle confirmed the jersey number of team's Test match skipper Joe Root and wrote "Names and numbers on the back of Test shirts," as the caption.

The risks of another global recession are rising and central banks can't do much

Economists across the globe say central banks can no longer be sole saviours the next time a downturn hits.

ICC World Cup 2019: ECB redesigns fans' scorecard anticipating 500-run totals

With flat tracks expected during a hot English summer, the 500-run total for the first time may just not be out of reach.

ECB confirms playing conditions for The Hundred

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) confirmed on Thursday the playing conditions for its new 100-ball cricket format known as The Hundred, which starts in 2020.


No final decision on 100-ball format yet, says ECB

England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) insisted on Tuesday that no decisions on the exact format of its planned 100-ball competition has been taken.

ECB targeting younger fans with new 100-ball competition

Last month, the ECB unanimously backed a proposal to add an eight-team tournament to their domestic schedule from 2020.

ECB to introduce 100-ball cricket tournament in 2020

ECB's plan of 100-ball cricket will feature each innings of hundred deliveries including a 10-ball final over, thus being 20 balls lesser than the widely popular Twenty20 cricket.

Sony Pictures acquires media rights from ECB for Indian subcontinent

Sony Pictures Networks India acquires exclusive media rights from England and Wales Cricket Board for Indian subcontinent for a period of five years starting in 2018.