Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

England and Wales Cricket Board


Eileen Ash, oldest Test cricketer, dies at 110

December 04, 2021 8:55 pm

Ash played seven Tests for England on either side of the second world war, taking 10 wickets at an average of 23 with her right-arm pace bowling.

Yorkshire banned from hosting internationals over racism row

November 05, 2021 9:04 am

Rafiq, a player of Pakistani descent and a former captain of the England Under-19s, said last year he was made to feel like an outsider at Yorkshire and contemplated taking his own life.

After Rishabh Pant, Team India support staff member tests positive for Covid-19

July 15, 2021 6:03 pm

The news of Team India members testing positive comes in the wake of the virus sweeping through the England camp ahead of their limited-overs home series against Pakistan.

ECB defends equality record after Michael Holding criticism

September 12, 2020 11:09 am

Before the series began, Australia skipper Aaron Finch said his team would not take the knee because “education is more important than the protest.”

Jos Buttler to miss third T20I after leaving 'bubble'

September 07, 2020 3:44 pm

The ECB did not say why Jos Buttler had left the bubble but expected him to return before the three-match ODI series against the same opponents begins on Friday.

ECB seeks coronavirus replacements from ICC for upcoming Test series

May 30, 2020 5:10 pm

The cricket authorities in England are hoping that ICC would allow coronavirus replacements when the West Indies and Pakistan travel the country for upcoming Test series.

Not ideal to play without fans but have to get used to it: Ian Bell

May 13, 2020 3:44 pm

England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) had to suspend all cricket activities till July 1 due to the coronavirus outbreak and the governing body is now looking to resume the game this summer behind closed doors.

England Cricket chief warns of 380 million pound hole if no matches played

May 06, 2020 9:42 am

The sport’s new competition, The Hundred, which Harrison described as a “profit centre” for cricket that was expected to add 11 million pounds of revenue to the game in its first year, has been postponed until next year.

English cricket could lose 380 million pounds if entire season is wiped out: ECB

May 06, 2020 8:18 am

The ECB has already created a 61 million pound rescue package for the 18 county sides and has been offering grants and loans to recreational clubs, impacted by the outbreak.

Open to discussions with ICC members over BCCI proposal of 4-nation tournament: ECB

December 24, 2019 8:41 pm

The ICC doesn't approve tournaments involving more than three teams, which are not part of its own multi-lateral roster.