Latest Cricket News Updates http://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Tue 11 Aug 2020 It's official: ICC postpones 2020 T20 World Cup due to Coronavirus http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/A7JCX3w5Qn_drh-sevawcirc/its-official-icc-postpones-2020-t20-world-cup-due-to-coronavirus.html On expected lines, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has postponed this year's ICC T20 World Cup scheduled to be held in Australia in October-November due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The deferment means there will be two back-to-back T20 World Cups in 2021 and 2022 followed by the 50-over World Cup in India in 2023. Ehsan Mani pulls out of ICC chief race: Report http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/CDCMiFOgDA_drh-sevawcirc/ehsan-mani-pulls-out-of-icc-chief-race-report.html PCB chairman Ehsan Mani has pulled out of the race for ICC chief, according to a Mumbai Mirror report. The development means that current BCCI President Sourav Ganguly stands a greater chance of grabbing the post in case he contests the elections. Shoaib Akhtar bowls a bouncer at ICC, claims it has finished cricket http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/AjE86HMESZ_drh-sevawcirc/shoaib-akhtar-bowls-a-bouncer-at-icc-claims-it-has-finished-cricket.html Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has hit out at the International Cricket Council (ICC), stating that their batsmen-friendly rules have been responsible for finishing cricket in the last 10 years. Coronavirus impact: ICC may consider legalised ball-tampering, claims report http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/9jBzIFWN3k_drh-sevawcirc/coronavirus-impact-icc-may-consider-legalised-ball-tampering-claims-report.html Ball-tampering has been considered one of cricket’s constant problem giver over the years. There have been mixed views on the issue -- while some consider it a bane on the game, many former great bowlers have admitted to working on the ball in some way or the other in their effort to make the cherry talk. 5 Australians make it to ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 team of the tournament http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/wFzgBEKwSb_drh-sevawcirc/5-australians-make-it-to-icc-womens-t20-world-cup-2020-team-of-the-tournament.html A day after Alyssa Healy and Beth Mooney pounded India to take Australia to their fifth T20 World Cup win, both were named in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 team of the tournament ICC to take series note of Bangladesh team’s aggression after U19 World Cup triumph http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/F32u1hxOCu_drh-sevawcirc/icc-to-take-series-note-of-bangladesh-teams-aggression-after-u19-world-cup-triumph.html India’s under-19 World Cup team manager Anil Patel has revealed that the ICC has taken serious note of Bangladesh’s unwarranted aggressive behavior towards A Whirlwind Guide to International Cricket in 2019 http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/R0D3BjE3cM_drh-sevawcirc/a-whirlwind-guide-to-international-cricket-in-2019.html It's safe to say 2019 has been an exceptional year for cricket. The status of the world’s most beloved summer sport reached new heights this year thanks to some unforgettable events showcasing the game’s excitement and skill. Banned Shakib Al Hasan promises to come back stronger http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/I7BBaXiiqA_drh-sevawcirc/banned-shakib-al-hasan-promises-to-come-back-stronger.html Bangladesh's T20 and Test captain Shakib Al Hasan expressed disappointment at being banned by ICC for two years (one year suspended ban), for thrice failing to report approach from bookies Kohli one demerit point away from suspension after 'inappropriate contact' with Beuran Hendricks http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/4MZE8pBFpZ_drh-sevawcirc/kohli-one-demerit-point-away-from-suspension-after-inappropriate-contact-with-beuran-hendricks.html Indian captain Virat Kohli was slapped with one demerit point for making 'inappropriate contact' with an opponent during India's nine-wicket loss