Here are the top 7 news from the world of cricket today:
Former England captain Michael Vaughan is best known for his bold and controversial remarks on social media. He recently named the player under whom he would love to play in the Indian Premier League.
Rishabh Pant‘s childhood coach Tarak Sinha recently recalled a ‘touching’ yet ‘disturbing’ anecdote about the youngster. Sinha has played an integral role in the 23-year-old’s meteoric rise in international cricket.
Danish Kaneria has picked Sanju Samson as his first-choice for Team India‘s captain during the upcoming white-ball tour of Sri Lanka. He wants the Indian team management to groom Samson.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday announced that the remaining matches of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 will be played in the UAE. The decision was taken at a Special General Meeting (SGM) held virtually.
Maharashtra and KKR batsman Rahul Tripathi was fined by Pune Police for allegedly violating the COVID-19 protocols on Friday. He was fined in Pune’s Kondhwa area for driving a car without wearing a mask.
Australia recently lost the T20I series against New Zealand 3-2. Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting, during an interview with Cricket.com.au, picked out some holes in the Australian T20 team.
Dean Elgar, who was recently appointed as the skipper of South Africa‘s Test team, says his “frustrated” side are fired up to perform during their two-match Test series against West Indies after being starved of test cricket for much of the past year.