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Sarah Taylor returns

By far the best news during the long delayed run-in to the Hundred is Sarah Taylor’s decision to sign for Welsh Fire. This is a momentous step for her as she makes her way back into active participation in cricket. She had recently taken on a coaching role at Hove with Sussex CCC; now we

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Test Cricket to Return

News of a planned tour to England by India this summer is excellent. But even better is the plan to include a test match. Tests are the one area where women’s cricket has taken backward steps; they have become an endangered species. Past generations of players could enjoy a decent exposure to the multi-day game.

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Ashwin and Beaumont voted ICC Player of the Month for February

The International Cricket Council (ICC) yesterday announced the winners of the ICC Player of the Month Awards for February which recognise and celebrate the best performances from both male and female cricketers across all forms of international cricket each month. India’s Ravichandran Ashwin won the ICC Men’s Player of the Month for February 2021, for

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The ICC announces expansion of the women’s game

On International Women’s Day, a year after the resounding success of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced the expansion of women’s cricket events post the 2023 cycle. More teams will compete in both the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup and the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup from 2026

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