The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced its Test and ODI Teams of the Year. Former Test stalwarts Rahul Dravid, Gary Kirsten and Kumar Sangakkara selected the sides based on players’ performances in the period from 14 September 2015 to 20 September 2016.
Over the course of the last week the World T20 qualifiers have been taking place in Scotland and Ireland, with 14 teams vying for six spots, there has been some exciting cricket with some surprising results.
Cricket South Africa have announced that the bulk of the inaugural Africa T20 Cup matches will be televised, with the tournament taking place in September and October in the gap that had been reserved for the Champions League T20.
The ICC chief executive David Richardson has conceded that cricket’s governing body took the controversial decision to reduce the number of teams for the next two global tournaments because of a mega broadcasting deal.