Here are the 7 main news from the world of cricket today:
Australia and India will play each other in a women’s day-night test cricket match at the WACA ground in Perth in late September. It will be the second women’s day-night test match and the first for the Indian women’s team.
Former India head coach Greg Chappell has slammed Sourav Ganguly. According to him, Ganguly wanted to keep the captain’s job to control things, and he was not interested in improving his game.
The 2021 Asia Cup, which was scheduled to be held in Sri Lanka, was cancelled in the wake of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic on Wednesday. Team India have won the last two editions of the Asia Cup, played in 2016 (in Bangladesh) and 2018 (in the UAE).
Team India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s father, Kiran Pal Singh passed away on Thursday. He was earlier employed with the Uttar Pradesh Police. He breathed his last at his Ganganagar C-Pocket residence in Meerut.
Former RCB player has heaped rich praise on Virat Kohli. He also shared his experience of playing under Team India skipper and his desire to return back to playing in IPL.
Former Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir reckoned that he never had any problems while bowling to either Virat Kohli or Rohit Sharma. Amir, however, has named one batsman who troubled him the most.
Former Pakistan player Inzamam-ul-Haq has praised India for increasing the bench strength. Inzamam said India are doing something which Australia couldn’t in the peak time.