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Voges concussed after struck on head by bouncer


>>  Reuters Australia batsman Adam Voges was taken to hospital and diagnosed with concussion after being struck on the head by a short-pitched delivery while batting in Western Australia’s Sheffield Shield match against Tasmania in Perth on Thursday. The 37-year-old, fighting to retain his place in the Test side after …

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Marsh steps down as Australia chairman of selectors


> Reuters The former Test wicketkeeper had intended to step down in mid-2017 but announced he was vacating the role immediately. “This is my own decision and no-one within Cricket Australia has pressured me or even suggested that I should do this,” Marsh said in a media release. “Clearly, though, …

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‘Young’ Cook to remain England Test skipper, says Strauss


>  Reuters He believes the 31-year-old is comfortable with the responsibility. Cook triggered speculation about his captaincy when he told the Cricketer magazine that he did not know “how much longer I am going to carry on. It could be two months, it could be a year”. Talking to reporters …

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