Prasenjit Dey

Prasenjit Dey is freelance cricket journalist based out of Kolkata, India. Cricket runs through his veins and writing has always been his passion. He is now a part of both worlds, trying to make a difference by writing on the nitty-gritty of the game.

England white-ball tour to India postponed

In response to the present state of the COVID-19 pandemic in India, the BCCI and ECB have decided to postpone England’s white-ball tour to the country, slated from late September 2020 to early October 2020, until early 2021. Recently, the ICC T20 World Cup which was scheduled to start in …

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Breaking IPL News: VIVO set to pull out of IPL 2020 Sponsorship deal

The IPL Governing Council’s decision on Sunday to retain Chinese sponsors VIVO for IPL 2020 caused a huge backlash on social media owing to the tensions at the border between India and China. Even the Central Government had banned a host of chinese apps recently. However, according to a report …

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TNPL postponed once again, November 2020 or March 2021 seen as the new windows

The Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) on Friday officially postponed the Tamil Nadu Premier League which was originally scheduled to happen in August and September.  India has been hit hard by COVID-19 pandemic and the daily rise in positive cases mean that the board is not in a position to …

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Mohammad Amir joins Pakistan squad in England after clearing two COVID-19 tests

Left-arm seamer Mohammad Amir has joined the Pakistan squad in England after he successfully cleared two COVID-19 tests following his arrival in the United Kingdom. The confirmation came from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday that Amir integrated with the squad after completing his quarantine period during which he …

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Ireland pick 14-man squad for the first ODI against England

Cricket Ireland on Tuesday announced a 14-player squad to take on England in the first ODI of the three-match series starting on July 30 and it includes some new names who are in line for their debut as well. Ireland have travelled with a 22-player roster to England which means …

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CPL 2020 fixtures announced

The fixtures for the 2020 edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) was announced on Monday (July 27). The tournament will be played from August 18 until September 10 and will comprise of a total of 33 games. The opening day will see last year’s runners-up, Guyana Amazon Warriors, going …

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UAE cricket board confirm receiving letter of intent from BCCI to host IPL 2020

The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) confirmed on Monday (July 27) that they have received the official letter of intent from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to host IPL 2020 in UAE. “We have received the (official) letter and now wait on the decision from the Indian …

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IPL 2020 in UAE: BCCI sends acceptance letter to Emirates Cricket Board

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League looks all set to be held in the UAE as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has reportedly sent their acceptance letter to the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) already. Brijesh Patel, the chairman of the IPL governing council, on …

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You just can’t keep Stuart Broad out | ENG v WI, 3rd Test

“I feel frustrated, angry, gutted because it’s quite a hard decision to understand. I’ve probably bowled the best I’ve ever bowled the last couple of years, I felt like it was my shirt.”   This is what England seamer Stuart Broad had said in an interview with Sky Cricket when …

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FEATURE: Buttler, Pope overcome mental hurdles to dig England out of trouble | ENG v WI, 3rd Test

With England reduced to 122 for 4 before tea on the first day of the series deciding final Test against West Indies at Manchester, there wasn’t much we could expect from the batsmen who found themselves in the middle of that situation. For on one side of the crease was …

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