Cricket Today: Kohli’s 2017 lauded, Stokes delayed

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Welcome to Cricket Today where we examine what is going on in the world of Cricket365 and social media.

What’s on the site

Virat Kohli earned himself a few more awards and reached new heights in the ICC Test rankings after his excellent 153 against South Africa at Centurion.

We reflect on Zimbabwe’s stunning win over Sri Lanka in Mirpur.

If you want to stay up-to-date with the latest in the Momentum One-day Cup we have a wrap of the latest action here.

What’s in the news

Ben Stokes has learned that his return to international cricket could be delayed by his court date.

Trevor Bayliss revealed he has yet to speak to Stokes since he was charged.

The ICC named their men’s Test and ODI XI’s of the year.

A prominent figure in Zimbabwe cricket is facing anti-corruption charges.

What’s on social media

It seems that Services day at Supersport Park, an initiative to raise awareness of the work done by the South African National Defence Force, did not go off without a hitch.

Kent announced their new Director of cricket…

To mixed reviews:

Ireland’s Andy Balbirnie had a lucky escape in their ODI against Scotland.

What’s on  TV

Thursday 18th January

New Zealand v Pakistan ODI Series 2018
New Zealand v Pakistan 5th ODI
Sky Sports Cricket (21:55), Sky Sports Main Event (23:55)

Friday 19th January

ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup 2018
India Under 19s v Zimbabwe Under 19s
Sky Sports Cricket – Red Button (00:55), Sky Sports Mix (00:55), Sky Sports Cricket (06:00)

Australia v England ODI series 2018
Australia v England 2nd ODI
BT Sports HD1 (03:00)