Archives July 2018

IPL friendships will count for nothing in Test battle – Jos Buttler | Cricket Bats | England

Jul 27, 2018 Melinda FarrellCricinfo Jos Buttler believes friendships formed between England and India players during the IPL will be “forgotten” on the field during the Specsavers Test series. Virat Kohli, who captained Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes at Royal Challengers Bangalore earlier this season has spoken of improved relations with English players because of

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Peter Handscomb sheds new light on the Aussie ball-tampering scandal | Cricket Bats | Cricket Bat News

Feature 151   //    27 Jul 2018, 14:11 IST SHARE Share Options × Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Reddit Google+ Email Peter Handscomb in action at the recently concluded BBL What’s the story Australia batsman, Peter Handscomb, has explained that he has no involvement whatsoever, in the epic sandpaper-ball tampering scandal of March 2018. He has also

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No one listens to Vaughan – Rashid lashes out at “stupid” comments | Cricket Bats | England

Adil Rashid has shot back at critics, in particular former England and Yorkshire captain Michael Vaughan and the Yorkshire county, after his selection in England’s Test team drew flak. He thinks Vaughan’s comments are “stupid” and “do not matter”, and he is hurt by Yorkshire’s expression of disappointment, which might lead him “to think about

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Lord’s relaxes dress code as MCC members get hot under the collar | Cricket Bats | England

The hottest day yet of an abnormally sweltering English summer claimed a notable etiquette casualty on Thursday evening, as Marylebone Cricket Club announced a relaxation of its strict dress code for members entering the Pavilion at Lord’s. Spectators attending Middlesex’s Vitality Blast match against Hampshire were informed prior to the start of the match, at

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