IPL 2023 – Back injury makes KKR captain Shreyas Iyer doubtful starter for first half of tournament

Iyer has told BCCI medical staff that he wants to explore other options for his back issues before taking a final call on surgery Nagraj Gollapudi22-Mar-2023 • 1 hr ago Kolkata Knight Riders hope for Shreyas Iyer to be back before the halfway stage of IPL 2023  BCCI Kolkata Knight Riders captain Shreyas Iyer is … Read more

IPL 2023 – Back injury makes KKR captain Shreyas Iyer doubtful starter for first half of tournament

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Shreyas Iyer is a doubtful starter for at least the first half of IPL 2023. ESPNcricinfo has learned that while Iyer has opted out of surgery for a recurring lower-back injury, he has been advised rest as he continues his rehab. The injury had initially forced him to abort his participation … Read more

IPL 2023 rule change – teams will name their playing XI after the toss

This will allow teams to pick their best XIs and impact player based on whether they are batting or bowling Nagraj Gollapudi22-Mar-2023 • 17 mins ago IPL captains this year will walk out to the toss with two XIs handy  BCCI Captains in IPL 2023 will walk in with two different team sheets before handing … Read more

Stephen Fleming to coach Texas Super Kings in the US Major League Cricket tournament

Fleming is now the head coach at all three CSK teams, in the IPL, at the SA20, and at the MLC ESPNcricinfo staff and PTI22-Mar-2023 • 1 hr ago Stephen Fleming has coached Chennai Super Kings to four IPL titles  BCCI Stephen Fleming will be the head coach of Dallas-based Major League Cricket (MLC) team … Read more

WPL – UP vs Gujarat – Rana refuses to RONSBU, Healy backs teen spirit

Two decisions by the captains had a defining impact on the result between Gujarat Giants and UP Warriorz Ecclestone: ‘Parshavi was the game-changer for us’ UP Warriorz allrounder talks about her team’s batting riches and having to do the job in a crunch situation again On the day ‘small role, big impact’ was trending on … Read more

WPL – Dottin deeply disappointed by bewildering reasoning for her WPL exclusion from Gujarat Giants

Allrounder refutes franchise’s claim that she was unable to obtain a medical clearance in time before the WPL ESPNcricinfo staff20-Mar-2023 Deandra Dottin was picked up by Gujarat Giants in the auction but replaced by Kim Garth before the season  Getty Images Deandra Dottin is “deeply disappointed” by the “bewildering reasoning” given by Gujarat Giants to … Read more

IPL 2023 – CSK sign Sisanda Magala as injured Kyle Jamieson’s replacement

The South Africa fast bowler was the joint-fifth highest wicket-taker in the inaugural SA20 ESPNcricinfo staff19-Mar-2023 • 4 hrs ago Sisanda Magala was unsold at the auction  Getty Images Chennai Super Kings have signed South Africa fast bowler Sisanda Magala as a replacement for the injured Kyle Jamieson. Jamieson, the New Zealand seamer, was signed … Read more

WPL scenarios – How can Royal Challengers and UP Warriorz qualify for the playoffs?

S Rajesh19-Mar-2023 • 8 mins ago UP Warriorz have strengthened their chances of taking the third play-off spot  BCCI Sophie Devine’s incredible power-hitting has kept Royal Challengers Bangalore alive in the WPL. However, UP Warriorz’s win against Mumbai Indians has considerably strengthened their chances of taking the third play-off spot, which even a Devine intervention … Read more

IPL insists on seven-day isolation period for Covid-19 cases

The wider sporting world has allowed athletes to play with the virus, but the league is adopting more stringent protocols Nagraj Gollapudi18-Mar-2023 • 12 hrs ago IPL 2023 will not be played in a bio-secure bubble, but there are other restrictions  BCCI Even as sporting authorities worldwide are permitting athletes to participate in events despite … Read more