Wyatt's 56-ball century wipes out Australia, England bag T20I series

Danielle Wyatt and Heather Knight carved out a 2-1 series win for England, rescuing them from a position of 30 for 3 in pursuit of 179
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 11:40:09

'It could be your career that ends': Prior steps up war of words with Lyon

Matt Prior, the former England wicketkeeper, has stepped up his war of words with Australia's Nathan Lyon
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 10:01:49

Patience, concentration among Bancroft's strong credentials

A new opening colleague for Warner every summer is becoming a tradition in Australian cricket and Cameron Bancroft comes to the role with strong credentials
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 08:57:18

Pre-series 'trash-talking' makes Cook 'chuckle'

The England batsman respectfully plays down the threat posed by Australia's pace attack, and scars from 2013-14 coming back to haunt the team
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 08:46:20

Khaled Mahmud may coach Bangladesh temporarily

Former Bangladesh captain Khaled Mahmud is likely to step into Chandika Hathurusingha's position as the national head coach, at least on an interim basis if the BCB is unable to find a foreign coach
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 09:01:30

Stokes has 'let a lot of people down' - Warner

"At the end of the day he knows he's made a mistake, and it's about him getting the respect back from his players and fellow countrymen," Australia's vice-captain said on Stokes
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 05:30:07

Warner confident of playing despite 'stiff' neck

Australia's vice-captain is confident he will be fit for the first Ashes Test on Thursday despite facing only two throwdowns in the nets on Tuesday after hurting his neck in a fielding drill
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 06:42:23

Stokes breaks Twitter silence to increase buzz around recall

Ben Stokes has fired his first shots of the Ashes series to increase speculation that he could be getting ready to make a return to action
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 07:55:56

Bhuvneshwar, Dhawan released from India Test squad

While Bhuvneshwar Kumar will miss the remainder of the Test series, Shikhar Dhawan will be available for the third Test. The selectors have picked Vijay Shankar as Bhuvneshwar's replacement
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 17:33:35

Anthony McGrath named Essex head coach

Essex have promoted Anthony McGrath to the position of head coach as successor to Chris Silverwood
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 17:05:49

Bancroft has 'fire in belly' for Ashes debut - Klinger

'He is the most in-form batsman in Australia at the moment,' says Western Australia team-mate
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 16:44:24

Green pitches likely in Nagpur and Delhi too

The Indian team management is understood to have asked the BCCI to prepare pitches that would serve as preparation for the South Africa tour
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 16:57:54

Prior rubbishes Lyon's 'scared' claim

Nathan Lyon has suggested Matt Prior "wanted to fly home" during the 2013-14 Ashes because he was intimidated by Mitchell Johnson
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 22:11:01

Excited by how Sri Lanka fought over four days - Pothas

The Sri Lanka coach said the side's process of improving began soon after their 3-0 series loss to India at home earlier this year
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 09:25:56

Salahuddin ticks most boxes but is BCB listening?

Senior players rely on his inputs, he's been a part of a BPL and DPL winning squads and has served as assistant coach of the national team. Yet, the top job has remained elusive
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 14:53:10

Lahore Blues, Karachi Whites cruise to 19-run wins

Islamabad and FATA were downed by exactly the same margin in two games played on Monday for the National T20 Cup
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 16:48:08

England seek edge in Twenty20 future

With the Ashes lost, England would look to secure the T20I series to extend Australia's losing streak in T20 bilateral series, already stretching back to mid-2015
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 13:25:00

'Australia have got to back up their chat' - Vince

England's Ashes newcomers in the middle order, James Vince and Dawid Malan, are happy to let Australia do the talking in the build up to the first Test
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 18:01:51

Mumbai, TN keep qualification bids alive

Newly-appointed Baroda captain Deepak Hooda made his first century of the season
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 12:33:23

Rangpur stave off Sabbir 70 to clinch narrow win

Sabbir Rahman's 70 and Nasir Hossain's fighting half century were not enough as Sylhet lost their fourth completed game in a row
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 16:38:00

Kerala storm into contention after sensational win

The race for the knockouts continues to be a three-way fight between Kerala, Gujarat and Saurashtra
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 13:07:02

Karnataka, Delhi confirm passage to knockouts

Having established a massive first-innings lead, Karnataka pummeled UP with the bat again, as their openers played out an unbroken 262-run partnership
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 11:35:06

Sussex tempt back Gillespie for coach's role

Jason Gillespie thought his days in county cricket were over when his family moved out to Australia but Sussex have tempted him back with a three-year deal
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 12:55:16

'Confident' Ball fit for Gabba Ashes bow

Jake Ball said he hopes he "can bounce a few Aussies out" if he wins selection for the first Test in Brisbane
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 11:10:01

Wakhare helps Vidarbha secure quarter-final berth

Offspinner finishes with match haul of 9 for 104; Goa lose eight wickets in an extended opening session on final day in Porvorim
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 10:18:15

Steyn eases into comeback; Ngidi returns T20 career-best figures

A weekly round-up of the Ram Slam T20 Challenge in which Titans leapt to top of the table and Lungi Ngidi impressed with his 4 for 14 against Warriors
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 08:48:01

Australia aim to remind England of Mitchell Johnson

Nathan Lyon believes that the trio of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins can hurt England as badly as the Mitchell Johnson-led attack did four years ago
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 07:39:30

Malik 54*, Hasan's 5 for 20 seal thrilling Comilla win

The four-wicket win, sealed in the last over, helped Comilla surge to the top of the points table
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 12:07:33

Tim Paine keen to put 'what could have been' behind

The wicketkeeper, who is set to equal Brad Hogg's Australian record for the most Tests missed between appearances, is eager to use this chance to rewrite the story of his career
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 08:58:36

Sri Lanka hang on for draw after brutal Shami, Bhuvneshwar bursts

At half-past four, with seven wickets down and India's tail up, the light deteriorated enough to help Sri Lanka draw an absolutely riveting Test
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 15:03:44

Knight should have been not out in first T20I - MCC

The dismissal was shrouded in confusion, Knight first being given out, then not out and then out again
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 08:36:21

New Perth Stadium to host England ODI in January

The limited-overs fixture at the venue is part of a compromise that will also see the Perth Scorchers play any Big Bash League home finals at the ground
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 03:55:25

Batsmen, Kenroy Williams lead Barbados to 135-run win

A steady batting effort from Barbados in the first innings and seven wickets in the match from offspinner Kenroy Williams lead them to a 135-run win against Windward Islands in St Vincent
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 13:03:32

Miller, Jacobs spin Jamaica to 157-run win

Jamaica's spin duo of Nikita Miller and Damion Jacobs spun a web around Leeward Islands to register a massive 157-run win in St Kitts
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 11:10:29

Johnson, Vishaul, Permaul star in Guyana's innings win

The victory bolstered Guyana's position at the top of the table with three wins from four games
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 12:49:10

Kamran helps Lahore Whites to top, Karachi Whites also win

In the day's second game, Sarfraz Ahmed and Anwar Ali completed a slender win for Karachi Whites over Peshawar
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 16:55:33

Tripathi's 78-ball 106 in vain as Delhi down Maharashtra by an innings

Delhi won by an innings, as none of Maharashtra's batsmen could offer much resistance except Rahul Triphati
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 14:32:51

Hathurusingha in line for Sri Lanka coach job

ESPNcricinfo understands that SLC and Hathurusingha have agreed verbally on a deal, and are about a week away from putting pen to paper
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 14:36:59

Shardul Thakur trips up Andhra; Jagadeesan, Yo Mahesh tons give TN first-innings lead

In Vadodara, Subhranshu Senapati's century sparked Odisha's resistance against Baroda
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 13:19:39

Samson hits third ton in a row, Kerala set Saurashtra 405 target

In Suraj, Parthiv Patel's 172-ball 173 helped Gujarat finish on 601 for 4, following which Rajasthan went to stumps at 183 for 4. Elsewhere, Haryana lead by 169 in their second innings with one wicket in hand against J&K in a match destined for a result
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 13:07:16

Raina duck as UP slide and Karnataka put one foot in knockouts

In Guwahati, Assam clawed back after following on, courtesy three fifties from Rishav Das, Amit Sinha and Rajjakuddin Ahmed. They lead by 110 with three wickets in hand against Hyderabad
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 13:06:45

Jaffer 158* powers Vidarbha; Bengal, Services earn bonus-point wins

The 39-year-old stitched three strong partnerships to stretch Vidarbha's lead, while Ishan Porel's five-for helped Bengal climb to the second spot on the Group D table
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 12:39:15

What England must do to win the Ashes

Tiring out Australia's quicks, making the Kookaburra ball move and holding their chances will be vital if England are to retain the Ashes
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 10:11:04

Faizi ton, Mujeeb five-for hand Afghanistan maiden U-19 Asia Cup title

Pakistan Under-19s were once again tormented by offspinner Mujeeb Zadran, who took 5 for 13 in the final to bowl them out for a mere 63
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 10:17:41

Brunt, Sciver make it 1-1 in T20I series

The Ashes may have been lost but England have an opportunity to inflict a fifth successive T20I series loss on Australia at home
Last update: 20 Nov 2017 03:56:38

Better the Marsh we know - Lehmann

Shaun Marsh's ability to play match-winning innings in the past and his experience pressed his case for an Ashes selection, even as other batsmen failed to cope with the pressure of vying for a spot in the squad
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 08:53:16

Rahul and Dhawan carry India into lead with ease

Both openers capitalised on vastly improved batting conditions, both overhead and underfoot, to lead India's recovery on the fourth day in Kolkata
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 15:10:50

Dilruwan survives after unusual review

After being adjudged lbw Dilruwan turned around and began walking back towards the dressing room, only to turn around and ask for a review, and the decision was overturned after replays suggested the ball had hit him outside the line of off stump
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 15:31:24

Bayliss voices concern about substandard preparation

Trevor Bayliss has called on CA and the ECB to "get together" to ensure a better standard of preparation for both teams on Ashes tours
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 23:15:05

Mahedi, Rashid spin Comilla to fourth successive win

Mahedi Hasan and Rashid Khan returned combined figures of 4 for 34 in eight overs as Comilla defended 153 and rose to second on the table
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 17:34:34

Pollard and Afridi combine to flatten Rajshahi

It was Evin Lewis, though, who laid a platform for Dhaka Dynamites' big win, with 64 off 38 at the top of the order
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 16:41:47

'It's about runs on such pitches' - Mathews

'Fifties won't take us anywhere, we will need hundreds on this pitch, says Sri Lanka batsman
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 03:18:18

Delhi thrive after Nitish Rana's career best 174

The 23-year old batsman had wondered why he couldn't bat long in his first season of the Ranji Trophy. Now, he has a monumental score next to his name
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 13:39:51

Lower order rally helps Saurashtra eke out lead

Gujarat open up 297-run advantage over Rajasthan, bowlers keep Kerala in the hunt and J&K in the hunt for first-innings lead
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 11:08:14

Shehzad helps Lahore Blues edge Peshawar in thriller

A quickfire half-century from Ahmed Shehzad provided just enough for the Lahore Blues bowlers to defend in Rawalpindi
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 18:03:57

Bengal, Vidarbha power ahead

Jaffer, Ramaswamy help Vidarbha dominate, Bengal's Abhishek Raman one short of second 150 plus score this season
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 12:59:18

Bruising Pandey double-ton flattens Uttar Pradesh

Karnataka rookie D Nischal brings up maiden first-class ton; Hyderabad enforce follow-on against Assam
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 11:27:00

'We are not here to make up the numbers' - Bayliss

Trevor Bayliss has provided the clearest hint yet that Jake Ball has earned the final spot in England's XI for the Brisbane Test
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 10:21:34

Ashes won but T20I series still alive

Despite Australia having claimed the Ashes, both the hosts and England will have something to play for, especially in light of the World T20 in the Caribbean next year
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 09:34:13

England endure worrying toil as Sangha shows his promise

England almost went wicketless on their final day of action before the first Ashes Test as Jason Sangha and Matthew Short hit maiden centuries
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 09:22:34

Central Districts clinch two-wicket win in final hour

Jesse Ryder's unbeaten 31 followed half-centuries from Will Young and Ross Taylor to help defeat Otago with less than six overs to spare in pursuit of 332
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 07:44:30

Sri Lanka well placed to take first-innings lead

Half-centuries from Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Thirimanne - in tough batting conditions - frustrated India after they were bowled out for 172 on the third day in Kolkata
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 13:49:36

SL to host India, Bangladesh for T20I tri-series in March

The series will comprise seven matches in Colombo, with each team to play each other twice before the final on March 20
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 04:46:25

Kamran, Butt fifties down FATA; Anwar Ali rips through Rawalpindi

While Lahore Whites' 213 proved to be too much for FATA, Anwar Ali's 4 for 30 meant Rawalpindi fell short of their target against Karachi Whites
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 17:07:08

Mujeeb Zadran's six-for takes Afghanistan to U-19 Asia Cup final

The offspinner helped skittle Nepal for 103, and Afghanistan will now face Pakistan in the final
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 16:13:33

Rishabh Pant hits form to help rescue Delhi

Last season's sensation Rishabh Pant has endured a lean run this year, but said he was not under pressure as "this is cricket - you have good days, you have bad days"
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 14:58:37

Mahmudullah's 48* scripts Khulna's comeback win

Khulna Titans ran down a 161-run target with 10 balls to spare to rise to second position in the 2017-18 BPL, beating Chittagong Vikings by five wickets
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 18:40:37

Gujarat seamer Chintan Gaja's 8 for 40 wrecks Rajasthan

Elsewhere, Haryana were reduced to 119 for 7 on their home ground by Jammu & Kashmir while a Jadeja helped Saurashtra claim the upper hand against Kerala
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 12:37:02

Prior makes his plea to help revive Sussex

The former England wicketkeeper has become increasingly vocal about the situation at Sussex, but will he get the chance to try and bring success back to the club?
Last update: 19 Nov 2017 10:41:34

Prithvi Shaw shines again but Mumbai stutter

The 18-year old leads rally with Siddesh Lad before Andhra strike back; Madhya Pradesh recover after TN inflict early blows and Baroda firm against Odisha
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 12:18:28

Gayle and McCullum reunited at the BPL

Chris Gayle and Brendon McCullum will open a T20 innings for the first time in eight years when they walk out together for Rangur Riders in the 2017 BPL on Saturday
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 16:20:26

Bengal in control as Punjab fold for 147

Keenan Vaz's 72 rescues Goa while Services shoot Chhattisgarh out for 130
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 12:37:18

Agarwal's blitz powers Karnataka

Ambati Rayudu and B Sandeep fifties help Hyderabad stage remarkable recovery against Assam
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 11:51:28

Mooney leads Australia's surge to the Ashes

Beth Mooney hit an unbeaten 86 off 56 balls as Australia retained the Women's Ashes in emphatic style with a six-wicket victory in the first T20I at North Sydney Oval
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 14:21:44

Jake Ball 'a great chance' to play in Brisbane

It appeared Jake Ball's chances of playing the first Test had disappeared when he rolled his ankle in Adelaide, but he could still pip Craig Overton to the final bowling slot
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 09:37:44

Zakir Hasan helps Rajshahi cruise to victory

It was all homegrown players to the fore for Rajshahi as Zakir Hasan struck his maiden BPL fifty after Mominul Haque and Mehidy Hasan had done enough to set up the win
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 12:39:10

England belief growing as Malan ton ticks another box

Dawid Malan scored his first hundred in an England shirt and though Moeen Ali and Craig Overton missed out on the chance to find form late wickets left victory in sight
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 08:42:25

Advantage England, Australia confused - Warne

Shane Warne was critical of Australia's selectors for the decision to recall Tim Paine, but former gloveman Ian Healy said that Paine "won't let Australia down"
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 13:22:34

India wobble against seam before rain washes out second day

Dasun Shanaka took two wickets as India were reduced to 74 for 5 in bowling-friendly conditions before a period of persistent rain forced officials to call off play more than two hours before the scheduled close
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 12:40:35

Auckland crush Northern Districts in three-day finish

Mitchell Santner's twin half-centuries were some consolation for Northern Districts in the eight-wicket defeat, their third in four matches this season
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 05:40:06

Australia's Ashes squad: Trevor Hohns explains the choices

Trevor Hohns on the rationale behind the selection of Tim Paine, Shaun Marsh, Cameron Bancroft and Chadd Sayers in the squad for the first two Ashes Tests
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 09:05:53

Paine, Marsh, Bancroft in Australia's Ashes squad

Tim Paine, Cameron Bancroft and Shaun Marsh will replace Matthew Wade, Matt Renshaw and Glen Maxwell in Australia's Ashes Test team to face England at the Gabba
Last update: 17 Nov 2017 06:10:55

Peshawar, Rawalpindi seal last-over victories

After a damp couple of days that resulted in four games getting washed out, the National T20 Cup got back on track with a pair of thrilling last-over chases on Thursday
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 16:29:04

Taha's 92 takes Pakistan to U-19 Asia Cup final

In response to Bangladesh's 274 for 6, Pakistan were two runs ahead of the DLS par-score of 197 when rain stopped play after 39 overs
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 17:19:44

BCCI pushes for two home-season windows per year

The Indian board intends to schedule home matches in February-March as well as in October-November every year
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 16:23:08

Breaks in play stopped batsmen from finding rhythm - Bangar

In the other camp, Sri Lanka bowling coach Ratnayake praised Lakmal, saying his spell was among the best he has seen "in a long time", but was also wary that batting would be equally difficult for his team on this surface
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 14:17:21

Afghanistan, Zimbabwe to play limited-overs series in February 2018

Both boards are in talks to play a Test as well, which Zimbabwe Cricket would prefer taking place after the World Cup qualifiers in March
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 14:44:08

England women to host South Africa, New Zealand in 2018

Following victory in this year's World Cup, the ECB has announced an expanded programme for 2018, which will also see an increase to the Kia Super League fixture list
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 13:07:08

Daredevils part ways with Upton, Sekar

Technical director Zubin Bharucha also exits, but franchise retain services of assistant coaches S Sriram and Pravin Amre
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 13:03:02

The selectors have done what?

With Tim Paine surprisingly recalled by Australia, ESPNcricinfo picks out a few other selection calls that came out of the blue
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 23:56:29

Maketa, Benkenstein, Ontong in SA's new coaching team

Only Claude Henderson, the spin bowling consultant and Greg King, the fitness trainer have been retained from Russell Domingo's technical team while Prasanna Agoram remains in place as the analyst
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 13:33:50

Paine to make unexpected Australia return

Tim Paine will play his first Test match in more than seven years while Cameron Bancroft is set to replace Matt Renshaw and Shaun Marsh is in line for another comeback
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 12:08:23

Mohammad Hafeez suspended again for illegal action

An independent assessment on November 1 revealed that the majority of the offspinner's deliveries exceeded the 15 degrees level of tolerance permitted under ICC's regulations
Last update: 18 Nov 2017 14:20:17

Weatherald's twin tons script SA's comeback win

Jake Weatherald followed up a first-innings score of 152 with a measured 143 to set up a five-wicket win for South Australia
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 10:00:32

'We'll be ready for the Gabba' - Stoneman

Mark Stoneman admitted life was likely to get "a hell of a lot" tougher next week after registering his first century in an England shirt
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 09:39:59

Ishant released from Test squad; to captain Delhi

Fast bowler released from Indian squad after not making the XI for first Test against Sri Lanka; hip strain rules Karthik out of TN's must-win game against MP
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 13:41:22

Maxwell scores 45 for Victoria as rain forces draw

Rain doused any hopes Tasmania or Victoria had of pushing for a win on the fourth day in Melbourne
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 08:03:45

Spin-heavy attacks a likelihood in Ashes T20I opener

Needing to win all three T20Is to claim the Ashes, England are facing a complication with the uncertainty around Anya Shrubsole's fitness and if she is unfit, the visitors could look to field a markedly spin-heavy attack
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 08:20:54

Bennett, Blundell star for Wellington in low-scoring game

Fast bowler Hamish Bennett took ten wickets, and Tom Blundell took ten catches to go with two unbeaten knocks as Wellington consolidated their position at the top of the table
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 08:20:47

Stoneman hits century as England find their groove

Alastair Cook, Joe Root and Dawid Malan also hit half-centuries on a productive day in the middle, but the quality of the bowling was a world away from what will greet England next week
Last update: 16 Nov 2017 11:21:07

ICC Security Specialists Meet CM of Sindh, Police Chief

The security councils of an organization that counsels the International Cricket Council and the Confederation of International Cricket player’s Relationship met Chief Minister of Sindh famous Murad Ali Shah and the forces of the province Leader AD Khawaja to deliberate the safety dealings. They are also doing preparations for the next season of matches of… Read More »

Sri Lanka Should Have to Win 3rd ODI to Keep Series Alive

It did not appear so long before that Pakistani team was reflected an unassertive ODI outfit performing an old-fashioned practice of the cricket game. Their hitting was too damn slow, the bowlers were not piercing sufficient, and on the other hand, the fielding imitated to typecast. Now, rapidly, having crushed the world, now they have… Read More »

ICC Approves Test Championship and ODI league

ICC Approves Test Championship and ODI league: The whole structure of cricketing is fixed to alter through the Cricket Counselling at International level admiring Test Championship and ODI International championship, and the chief executive of ICC named David Richardson, just defined in Auckland on today (Friday, October 13) afterward the leading body’s consultation. Now it… Read More »

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Kagiso Rabada Moved To His Career Best ICC Ranking

Kagiso Rabada Moved To His Career Best ICC Ranking: South African team’s fast bowler and pacer Kagiso Rabada has grown 2 niches to grasp a best 3rd position of all profession amongst bowlers and fast pacers in the Test matches Player Statuses of ICC afterward his best play of the game recital in contradiction of… Read More »