ENGLAND COACH Trevor Bayliss believes that Test skipper Joe Root should not take part in the upcoming IPL and utilize the time to recuperate from the physically and mentally draining Ashes series.
INDIA VETERAN Yusuf Pathan has thanked the BCCI for allowing him to plead his case in a fair and a reasonable manner after he was tested positive for a banned substance – Terbutaline.
THE BCCI asked the state association of Baroda to drop India veteran Yusuf Pathan for the recently-concluded Ranji Trophy season, after he was tested positive for a banned substance ‘Terbutaline’, during the tournament last year.
ALL THE SPECULATIONS regarding India wicketkeeper-batsman MS Dhoni’s availability for the East Zone Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 League have been put to rest as Jharkhand have appointed paceman Varun Aaron as captain.
CHENNAI SUPER KINGS have appointed Aussie great Michael Hussey as their batting coach for the upcoming edition of IPL.