Cricket needs clarity and restructuring, says Uday Shankar

Uday Shankar who stepped down as chairman at Star & Disney India, and as President at Walt Disney APAC on Thursday – believes cricket’s global administration needs a fresh approach going forward. “I think restructuring of cricket’s global calendar and policies is long overdue and it needs to be done at the earliest,” Shankar told […]

Usman Khawaja’s emotional breakdown during Cricket World Cup

Behind-the-scenes footage from last year’s Cricket World Cup shows Usman Khawaja breaking down in tears during Australia’s series-defining loss to South Africa. Khawaja does not come across as an emotional person, which has worked against the left-handed batsman. Cricket legend Shane Warne ridiculed Khawaja in November for lacking motivation, applauding national selectors for axing the […]

Ben Duckett thrives between the showers to drive Nottinghamshire

A scintillating century from Nottinghamshire’s Ben Duckett was the highlight on the second day of their Bob Willis Trophy match against Durham at Trent Bridge. The 25-year old remains unbeaten on 146 as Notts closed on 251 for 2, with the left-hander adding an unbroken 186 for the third wicket with Joe Clarke, who will resume on […]