In an interesting move, Cricket Australia has hired former England spinner Monty Panesar as its spin-bowling consultant, as the Aussies prepare for the tough four-Test tour of India starting from next month
Indian origin left-arm spinner Monty Panesar has lost his contract with the Sussex Cricket Board on disciplinary basis. The 31-year-old Monty will be allowed to leave the club at the end of the 2013 season according to the Sussex Cricket Board.
England have leveled the Test Series against India 1-1 with a clinical 10-wicket victory well inside Lunch on the fourth day of the Mumbai Test. It took England a little over an hour to wrap up the match as India surrendered its last three wickets meekly to leave a target of just 57.
India are on the brink of an embarrassing defeat in the Second Test at the Wankhede Stadium. The hosts’ eagerness to play on a square turning pitch to trouble the English batsmen has backfired completely and an inevitable defeat is looming large early on Day 4.