The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Monday announced that all-rounders Chris Woakes and Ben Stokes will take no part in the limited-overs series against Australia but indicated that the latter could return in next month's T20 series with India.
The eleventh season of the Indian Premier League is almost halfway and it has been a pretty exciting season so far. Some of the teams have performed brilliantly so far and few of them have let their fans down. Same goes with players - there are few players who have risen above expectations but there are many who have been a big flop so far. Let us look at few players - from whom there were loads of expectations but have been very poor with their performances so far.
After completing a successful decade, Indian Premier League is now entering the second decade of the tournament. The biggest auction in the IPL history is around the corner and the teams will be looking at every permutation and combination to make their team the strongest that the rest. RCB have already retained likes of Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers and Sarfaraz Ahmed and they still have an opportunity to get two players with the Right to Match option. We at Sportswallah have a look at which players can make RCB the force to reckon with.
Team Indian skipper Virat Kohli swept the top honours at the ICC Awards 2017, clinching the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy after being adjudged the ICC Cricketer of the Year and ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year. Let's have a look at the ICC ODI Team of the Year 2017.