These are the top-5 news related to today’s cricket world, which remained a topic of discussion throughout the day:
The Indian cricket team will travel to England next month, where Team India will play the final match of the ICC Test Championship against New Zealand in Southampton from 18 June. Earlier, former England veteran spinner Monty Panesar has made a big prediction about this title match. He has said that the legendary all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja of the Indian team will prove to be the ‘X Factor’ against the Kiwi team.
New Zealand cricketer Henry Nicholls has tied the knot before the final of the ICC World Test Championship to be played against Team India next month. He has recently shared this information by sharing the wedding photos with his official Instagram account. Please tell that he is married to his long time girlfriend Lucy.
Pakistani players are always in the headlines for their controversial statements. Recently, former Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Asif has raised questions on the cricket board of his country. Let me tell you that there has been a case of nepotism in Pakistani cricket. Asif has also come forward openly on this matter. He has said that when he returned to domestic cricket after completion of his ban, he had seen it very closely.
Former India cricketer and former Indian women’s team coach WV Raman is celebrating his 56th birthday on Sunday. Cricketers and fans have wished Raman a happy birthday. The ICC, BCCI and Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin have shared posts on social media on the birthday of the 56-year-old former Indian cricketer.
According to media reports, three members of the Sri Lankan team have been found Covid-19 positive just hours before the first match of the three-match ODI series against Bangladesh on Sunday. The first match of the three-match ODI series between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh is to be played on Sunday, while the second and third matches are to be played on 25 and 28 May respectively.