ENGLISH CRICKET BOARD

  • Cricket going to have 11th Test nation? January 31, 2014

    The ICC Board has floated the idea of adding another Test nation to the existing ten during its twoday meeting in Dubai, ESPNCricinfo has reported. According to the report, the Associate nation winning ICC's Intercontinental Cup would play the lowestranked Test nation on a homeandaway basis. A win for the Associate...
  • Pietersen set for England talks: reports August 19, 2012

    London: Dropped star batsman Kevin Pietersen is facing showdown talks with England skipper Andrew Strauss next week as he tries to rescue his international career. The two men are to meet after the conclusion of the third Test against South Africa at Lord's to discuss whether Pietersen has a future in...
  • Kaneria accuses ECB of discrimination June 27, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan legspinner, Danish Kaneria, who is facing a worldwide life ban from all cricket, has accused the ECB disciplinary panel that banned him from English cricket last week of "discrimination" and "unfair treatment". "The ECB panel found Kaneria guilty of spot fixing in county matches while playing for Essex and...
  • T20 game that makes IPL bucks look like loose change June 13, 2008

    London: Some in the English press are calling it a bloodless coup but billionaire Allen Stanford probably has no time to read newspapers. He arrived at the home of cricket in regal style to announce cricket's latest stunner: on November 1 at his own ground in Antigua, an England eleven will...