I didn’t announce any retirement, says Windies cricketer Gayle

The third one-day international between West Indies and India felt like a farewell for Chris Gayle, but the star opener suggested after the game that he wasn’t quite done yet. Gayle played the match at Port of Spain on Tuesday, 14 August, with a special ‘301’ jersey – the shirt number indicating the number of
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New Delhi, Aug. 16: India’s new doubles sensation Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy on Thursday pulled out of the upcoming Badminton World Championship owing to injuries. The Indian duo became the first men’s doubles pair from the country to win a BWF Super 500 title last Sunday, helping them break into the top 10 ranking.
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Port of Spain, Aug. 15: Captain Virat Kohli and Shreyas Iyer poured on the runs again for India to beat the West Indies comfortably in the third one-day international and take the series 2-0 on Wednesday. Kohli hit an unbeaten 114 and Iyer 65 as they made a challenging chase of 255 from 35 overs
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Cricketers around the globe reacted with joy after the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) confirmed the inclusion of women’s T20 cricket at the 2022 games in Birmingham on August 13. The Edgbaston Cricket Ground will host eight international teams, competing among themselves across as many days. This will only be the second instance of cricket featuring
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Johannesburg, Aug 14: Quinton de Kock on Tuesday was named South Africa’s new Twenty20 skipper for the three-match series against India in September, which will not feature former captain Faf Du Plessis in the squad. However, du Plessis will continue to lead South Africa in the three-Test series that follows the T20s, with Temba Bavuma
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Following a joint bid by the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) announced that women’s T20 Cricket has been confirmed for inclusion at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Eight international teams will compete at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games; All matches to be played
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Jack Leach, the England all-rounder, said that he has “nothing to lose”, after he was named in England’s 12-man squad for the second Ashes Test, beginning on August 14, at Lord’s. Leach replaced Moeen Ali, after the off-spinner failed with bat and ball at Edgabaston. The 28-year-old, who is almost certain to take the field
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Virat Kohli’s 42nd one-day international ton, in the second ODI against West Indies at Port of Spain, ended a streak of 11 innings without a century. Kohli averaged 47 in those 11 innings, recording five consecutive half-centuries at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, but for a man renowned for his outstanding conversion rate,
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Port Spain, Aug 12: Captain Virat Kohli led from the front with a brilliant century, 42nd of his career, to guide India a comfortable 59-run win over West Indies via Duckworth-Lewis method in the second ODI here. By virtue of the win on Sunday, India took a 1-0 lead in the three-match series here. The
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Bangladesh have recalled Murshida Khatun, Sobhana Mostary and Shaila Sharmin, giving the Salma Khatun-led squad a good mix of experience and youth. Murshida Khatun, 20, and Sobhana Mostary, 17, who last represented the national side in May 2018 were drafted into the squad on back of promising performances against South Africa Emerging Players in a
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