MICK Jagger sips a pint of Guinness yesterday as he relaxes ahead of a Rolling Stones gig in Ireland. The frontman and cricket fan, 74, was spotted at Ireland’s inaugural Test match against Pakistan in Malahide.
New Australia captain Tim Paine says the team will reduce their levels of sledging under his leadership. Paine replaced Steve Smith as Australia skipper after Smith was banned for ball tamperingl. Australia have also been criticised for an aggressive on-field approach and Cricket Australia launched a review into the team’s culture. “I think what’s said […]
Kyle Coetzer will captain Scotland’s cricketers in next month’s ICC World Cup Qualifier in Zimbabwe. The national side are in Group B of the event alongside Afghanistan, Hong Kong, Zimbabwe and a further country still to qualify for the Super Six phase. Scotland will play Ireland and Papua New Guinea in warm-up matches before their […]
One-day international tri-series, Dubai Scotland 249-8 (50 overs): Cross 107*, Munsey 45 United Arab Emirates 218 (46.3 overs): Shabber 90; Watt 2-33, Whittingham 2-35 Scotland won by 31 runs Matthew Cross made 107 not out as Scotland eased to a 31-run victory over the United Arab Emirates in Dubai. Batting at number three, his maiden one-day international […]
Scotland’s ICC World Cup Qualifier fixture dates have been confirmed, with Grant Bradburn’s side opening against Afghanistan on 4 March. The Scots next face Hong Kong in Group B two days later. The third match will be against the runners-up of World Cricket League Division Two on 8 March and hosts Zimbabwe take on Scotland […]
Scotland’s cricketers will host Pakistan in two Twenty20 internationals at the Grange in Edinburgh this June. They will take place on 12 and 13 June, after the Scots have entertained England in a one-day international at the same venue on 10 June. It will be the first time Scotland have hosted an International Cricket Council […]