WCB News

Big Bash kicks off with an English influence

The start of Big Bash League 03 is only days away. It kicks off with the Melbourne derby, the Stars v the Renegades at the MCG on Friday. Will the Heat, under the guidance of new coach Stuart Law, retain their title? Will the Scorchers finally get over the line? Will the Thunder recover from […]

Wayne Madsen commits his future to Derbyshire

Despite interest from other counties, Wayne Madsen has signed a three-year contract extension with Derbyshire County Cricket Club. The 29-year-old skipper and two-time Player of the Year is now committed to the Club until the conclusion of the 2016 season.

Glenelg delighted with success of first Shield match

It has been a long time coming, but Glenelg District Cricket Club say hosting last week’s Sheffield Shield opener between South Australia and Queensland was definitely worth the wait.

Sachin Tendulkar: Natural talent or developed through coaching?

In a brilliant article, Paul Farbrace, Yorkshire’s current second XI coach and a former assistant coach with Sri Lanka, writes in depth about what makes the retiring Sachin Tendulkar stand out from the crowd.

Sachin Tendulkar’s retirement hype up there with Don Bradman

Sachin Tendulkar’s impending retirement is the big cricket news of the moment. The various media are feverishly writing, editing video, recording TV and audio to mark the Little Master’s exit from the game. The greatest Test player since Sir Don Bradman is certainly beating his predecessor in the hype stakes.