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England docked two WTC points for slow over-rate vs New Zealand in 2nd Test

England docked two WTC points for slow over-rate vs New Zealand in 2nd Test

The Ben Stokes-led England team have been docked two World Test Championship (WTC) points after their win at Trent Bridge against New Zealand for maintaining a slow over-rate. The sanction, imposed by match referee Richie…

Bangladesh to tour South Africa for 3 ODIs, 2 Tests in March

Bangladesh to tour South Africa for 3 ODIs, 2 Tests in March

Bangladesh will be touring South Africa for three ODIs and two Tests in March, Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced on Wednesday (February 9). The matches will be played between March 18 to April 12 across…

Windies to tour Sri Lanka to begin 2023 ICC World Test Championship cycle

Windies to tour Sri Lanka to begin 2023 ICC World Test Championship cycle

Kicking-off the 2023 ICC World Test Championship (WTC) cycle, West Indies will tour Sri Lanka for a two-match test series during November-December, it has been announced. The Windies team will arrive in the island nation…

Team India & England fined, docked two WTC points for slow over-rate in Nottingham Test

Team India & England fined, docked two WTC points for slow over-rate in Nottingham Test

Both England and India have been fined 40 per cent of their match fees and their World Test Championship points have been also reduced by two points for slow over rate during the first Test…

ICC names Jacob’s Creek as official wine partner for WTC Final

ICC names Jacob’s Creek as official wine partner for WTC Final

Jacob’s Creek, an Australian bottled wine brand, was on Friday announced as the official wine partner for the inaugural ICC World Test Championship Final 2021, being held in Southampton from Friday between India and New…

WTC final: India include two spinners, three pacers in playing XI

WTC final: India include two spinners, three pacers in playing XI

The India playing eleven for the most-awaited World Test Championship (WTC) Final has been announced which will feature two spinners and three fast bowlers against New Zealand at the Hampshire Bowl in Southampton. While Rohit…

ICC names Upstox as official partner until 2023

ICC names Upstox as official partner until 2023

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday announced a long-term partnership with digital stockbroking firm Upstox, which will encompass all ICC events until the end of 2023, starting with the inaugural World Test Championship Final…

India announce 15-member squad for WTC Final

India announce 15-member squad for WTC Final

Six batsmen, five pacers and two spinners along with two wicketkeeper-batsmen have been named in the 15-member India squad for the World Test Championship (WTC) final against New Zealand, starting on June 18 at the…

ICC reveals panel of commentators for WTC Final

ICC reveals panel of commentators for WTC Final

Ahead of the most-awaited World Test Championship (WTC) Final between India and New Zealand, the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday revealed the full set of commentators for the contest, which would feature neutral voices…

ICC to continue with percentage of points system for 2021-23 WTC cycle: ICC CEO

ICC to continue with percentage of points system for 2021-23 WTC cycle: ICC CEO

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has said that it will stick to percentage-of-points-won method for ranking teams in the 2021-2023 World Test Championship (WTC) cycle. Geoff Allardice, the apex body’s chief executive officer (CEO) said:…