- Delhi Capitals started their training for the IPL 2021. Under assistant coach Pravin Amre.
- RCB is the first team to approach Wanindu Hasranga as a replacement player for the IPL 2021, as per PTI.
- While talking to cricbuzz Former Indian Player Virender Sehwag said that Wanindu Hasranga bowled brilliantly, and further he added that the ace spinner picked the wickets of Sanju Samson and Ruturaj Gaikwad, after these wickets things became difficult for India and couldn’t recover from it, and he said, “The eyes of IPL teams will be fixed on Wahindu Hasaranga.” So it will be interesting how much deal that Wanindu Hasranga will get in IPL.
- CPL team Barbados Tridents to be called as Barbados Royals, this change was made after Rajasthan Royals owner acquired the majority stake in the Barbados Trident.
Yuzvendra Chahal and Krishnappa Gowtham tested positive for COVID-19. They were asymptomatic.
Indian players, Except Krunal Pandya, Yuzvendra Chahal, Krishnappa Gowtham, Prithivi Shaw, and Surya Kumar Yadav returned to India on 30th July. Surya Kumar Yadav and Prithivi Shaw are set to travel the UK today.
To give the priority to Mental health, England’s all-rounder Ben Stokes takes an indefinite break from cricket.
Sri Lanka Cricket Board handed a one-year ban to Kusal Mendis, Danushka Gunathilaka, and Niroshan Dickwella for breaching COVID-19 protocols, during their UK tour. Apart from that fines of 50,000 USD were imposed on each player.
PAK VS WI
Pakistan batsman, Azam Khan has been ruled out from the T20I series against West Indies after sustaining a head injury during the practice.
The Hundred Game:
James Vince helped his team Southern Brave to beat Birmingham Phoenix by 4 wickets, this is the first win for Southern Brave.
Birmingham Phoenix-151-3(100) Livingstone 68(44) Jake Lintot 2-13.
Southern Brave-152-6(98) James Vince 60(38) Adam Milne 3-15.
Southern brave won the game against Birmingham Phoenix by 8 wickets.
Birmingham Phoenix-140-4(100) A Jones 42(26) Amanda Wellington 2/16.
Southern Brave-141-2(82) Daniel Wyatt 69(40) E Burns 1-28.
Dindigul Dragons won the game against Salem Spartans by 76 runs.
Cricketers having birthday today:
Asitha Fernando, Sri Lanka, 23 years old.
Brydon Carse, South Africa, 25 years old.
Rameez Raja, Pakistan, 33 years old.
Andrew James Hall, South Africa, 46 years old.