Here are the top 7 news from the world of cricket today:

1. Waqar Younis expresses solidarity with Palestinians, joins rallies against Israeli attacks

Legendary Pakistan pacer Waqar Younis has expressed solidarity with the people of Palestine. More than 212 Palestinian people, including 65 children, have lost their lives in the ongoing conflict between Israel and Gaza.

2. Recovering from COVID-19 is like experiencing ‘Man vs Wild’ episode – Laxmipathy Balaji

Former India pacer and current bowling coach of Chennai Super Kings, Laxmipathy Balaji opened up about his experience of testing positive for novel coronavirus during the now-postponed Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021.

3. Can India whitewash England? Panesar gives his honest opinion

After the World Test Championship (WTC) final against New Zealand, starting from June 18, India will take on England in a five-match Test series. Former England spinner Monty Panesar has shared his opinion on the upcoming series between India and England.

4. Yuvraj Singh takes a dig at Indian team management for overlooking him in Tests

Legendary all-rounder Yuvraj Singh took a jibe at the Indian team management for not giving him enough chances in the Test cricket. Yuvraj was a notable personality in white-ball cricket, but he failed to replicate the same success in the red-ball format.

5. Butt praises Saha for backing Pant as first-choice wicketkeeper

Wriddhiman Saha recently said that youngster Rishabh Pant deserves to take the gloves in England as he has delivered many match-defining performances for the team in the recent past. Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt praised Saha for the same.

6. India and KKR pacer Prasidh Krishna recovers from COVID-19

India pacer Prasidh Krishna, who was the fourth player to test COVID-19 positive in the KKR camp after Varun Chakravarthy, Sandeep Warrier, and Tim Seifert, has recovered from COVID-19.

7. Fans debate over the greatest player of all time as ‘GOAT’ trends on Twitter

Fans and followers of the gentlemen’s game sparked a debate over the greatest player in the history of the sport on social media. Netizens decided to give special mentions to several cricketing icons of past and present.

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