'Positive feedback' from players on Lahore T20, says SL manager

Asanka Gurusinha hopes players with concerns will reconsider their stance given team is "flying in and flying out"
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 18:30:38

Fifties for Powell, Kyle Hope help WI dominate final day


Last update: 17 Oct 2017 17:37:02

'It's intimidating greeting these guys' - Wiaan Mulder

Ottis Gibson has been impressed by Wiaan Mulder and is keen to get him involved with the national squad as soon as possible with an eye on the 2019 World Cup
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 16:47:05

Hafeez back for T20Is against Sri Lanka

Mohammad Amir, who is recovering from a shin injury, has been included in the squad subject to fitness
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 15:42:25

Boult fires but New Zealand flounder in tour opener

KL Rahul's promotion up the order prompts questions over his role with India, but he delivers with half-century
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 16:59:44

Middlesex over-rate appeal turned down to confirm relegation

Middlesex had challenged the decision on the grounds of the extraordinary events that led to their match against Surrey being called off after a crossbow bolt was fired into The Oval
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 16:44:29

KL Rahul, Karun Nair called up for Karnataka duty

The latest news and updates from the Ranji Trophy season
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 14:35:24

Burns, Heazlett overpower Tasmania to move into playoffs

Needing to chase down the 340 target in under 25 overs to qualify, Tasmania were skittled out for 256
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 12:26:22

WA cruise into final after Mackin takes five

D'Arcy Short then made quick work of the small target, as he smashed an unbeaten 119 in 92 balls
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 12:04:03

Must-win for sinking Sri Lanka against soaring Pakistan

Sri Lanka have lost nine ODIs in a row. Pakistan have won eight of their last nine. Is there any way for Sri Lanka to keep the series alive?
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 12:34:22

Bad light halts Tamil Nadu's victory push

Only 34 overs could be bowled on the final day of play between Tamil Nadu and Tripura in Chennai, as bad light affected proceedings
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 13:20:08

Shami six-for hands Bengal bonus-point win

Mohammed Shami and Ashok Dinda helped Bengal earn a bonus-point win over Chhattisgarh
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 12:49:47

Rain forces no-result in opening one-dayer

The game was delicately poised before the rain interruption, with Bangladesh A at 75 for 3 in pursuit of 230
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 10:41:23

Bangladesh's chance to salvage tough tour

Tamim Iqbal's expected return could give visitors batting lift; Victory will help South Africa leapfrog India in ODI rankings
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 17:10:55

Defending champions Gujarat start with nervy win

Jharkhand, meanwhile, battled it out to save their match against Rajasthan after following on
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 11:31:59

Karnataka, Delhi snatch full points

K Gowtham and Manan Sharma chipped in with runs and wickets, while Hyderabad were denied by bad weather again
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 10:01:25

Frylinck earns maiden T20I call, injured Parnell ruled out

Bowling mainstays Kagiso Rabada and Imran Tahir have both been rested from the T20I squad
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 09:21:14

Gunathilaka's six-match suspension revised to three games

The remaining three matches are part of a suspended sentence over a one-year period that could come into force following any further disciplinary breaches by the Sri Lanka batsman
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 08:42:46

I was suspended for a lot less - David Warner

The Australia vice-captain compared the Ben Stokes incident to his skirmish with Joe Root in 2013, and said that he would have to be subtle about any on-field banter during the Ashes
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 09:35:53

Taylor, Jarvis in Zimbabwe squad for West Indies Tests

Solomon Mire also returns and is set to debut; Tendai Chatara misses out due to injury
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 09:15:38

Porter ruled out of Lions tour with back stress fracture

His place in Australia has gone to Worcestershire's Josh Tongue while Porter hopes to be fit for the West Indies tour early next year
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 19:31:44

Gabriel, Cummins warm up with impressive efforts

Fast bowlers shine as West Indians build on a solid batting show in the first innings
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 18:39:13

Police reissue appeal for Stokes witnesses to come forward

Avon and Somerset Police have reissued their appeal for two witnesses to come forward in the wake of the incident in Bristol last month that led to Ben Stokes' arrest
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 05:16:58

Netherlands, PNG secure World Cup Qualifier spots

The other important aspect to be decided in the final round is who finishes top of the championship and earns the 13th place in the new ODI league
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 17:20:25

Sri Lanka agree to play T20I in Lahore

Decision to play taken at SLC's executive committee meeting in Colombo; Tharanga likely to skip the match
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 12:45:16

Rahul, Karn added to Board President's XI squad

While Rahul was dropped from the squad for the upcoming ODI series, Karn has been rewarded for an impressive show in the A series
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 14:59:35

Vihari, Bhui tons give Andhra control

Mumbai eke out lead courtesy Jay Bista's century; Tamil Nadu's push for victory halted by bad light in Chennai
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 18:18:17

Dinda, Shami leave Chhattisgarh in tatters

Vidarbha secure full points against Punjab; Pankaj Jaiswal smashes second-fastest recorded fifty in Ranji history, and Goa fight for survival
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 18:17:14

Karnataka, Delhi eye bonus-point wins

K Gowtham now has seven wickets in the match in addition to a maiden first-class ton; no play in Hyderabad for a seventh successive day this season
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 18:16:32

Jadejas hand J&K massive innings defeat

A round-up of the Group B Ranji Trophy matches on October 16, 2017
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 13:02:01

Azam, Shadab complete Pakistan's incredible comeback

Sri Lanka were bowled out for 187, falling to a 32-run loss in Abu Dhabi, as Pakistan recovered from 101 for 6 to take a 2-0 lead in the series
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 14:33:01

Sandurski leaves MCG to curate Gabba

Move comes with longtime Gabba groundsman Kevin Mitchell Jnr set to retire following this season's Ashes Test
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 08:22:45

Nixon returns to Leicestershire as head coach

Nixon, twice the winning coach with Jamaica Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premier League, enjoyed a long and successful playing career with the club
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 08:04:15

Khawaja critical of Australia selection policy

Batsman questions selectors' policy in Asian Test matches this year, saying constant changes created "a lot of instability in the team"
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 07:25:56

West Indies defend 182 comfortably to complete whitewash

Stafanie Taylor shows value with bat and ball, yet again
Last update: 16 Oct 2017 07:56:40

Have to find 'hatred' of England in the Ashes - Warner

The opening batsman said "there will definitely be some words exchanged" come the start of the first Ashes Test in Brisbane
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 18:04:16

Misbah criticises 'underprepared' pitches in QeA Trophy

The former Pakistan captain said the hectic schedule of the tournament had led to the quality of pitches being substandard
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 22:59:27

Disappointed Mashrafe wants wickets from his bowlers

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza conceded that while South Africa may have chased down the target of 279 regardless, his team should have picked up at least five to six wickets
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 17:41:55

Hope, Chase, Brathwaite tune up with fifties

West Indies kicked off their tour of Zimbabwe with a solid batting performance, putting up 301 for 6 on the first day of their warm-up match in Bulawayo
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 17:51:47

Unchanged Pakistan eye more dominance in ODI series

Pakistan look significantly stronger than their opponents at the moment but Sri Lanka will be looking to bounce back on the back of their undoubted ability
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 16:40:28

Jadeja's double-century propels Saurashtra

Gujarat secured their first-innings lead against Kerala while Tajinder Singh's maiden first-class century shored up Rajasthan
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 14:43:00

Satish, Ramaswamy hundreds punish Punjab

Shami and Dinda shared four wickets for Bengal to rattle Chhattisgarh while Himachal Pradesh claimed the first-innings advantage against Goa
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 14:43:01

Steven Smith cautious in addressing Stokes incident

Australia's captain said he "can't condone" the behaviour of Ben Stokes as the allrounder looks increasingly likely to miss the Ashes
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 14:49:42

Flexibility and adaptability key to succeed in India - Williamson

Coach Mike Hesson said while each individual had a different method of tackling the spinners, it was important to not sweat over the "mystery" element
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 16:32:09

Manan, Gowtham sparkle with all-round displays

Karnataka established massive first-innings lead over Assam while wet weather washed out the second day's play, too, in Hyderabad
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 13:54:38

Washington Sundar's 156* underpins TN's dominance

Naman Ojha completed his 21st first-class ton to lead MP to 409 while Andhra's batsmen mounted a strong response to Baroda's 373
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 13:16:36

Sutherland stars as Victoria progress amid pitch controversy

Will Sutherland's four-wicket burst set up Victoria's 35-run win via the DLS method and knocked out New South Wales in a match curtailed due to an unsafe pitch
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 13:15:58

Thakur, Karn wrap up India A's 3-0 series win

After India A were pinned down to 90 for 6 in a chase of 174, the two bowlers added 43 to deny New Zealand A
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 12:09:03

Ferguson ton steers South Australia into the finals

Despite centuries from Mitchell Marsh and Michael Klinger, Western Australia failed to maintain their undefeated run as the Redbacks captain struck 169
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 16:41:06

De Kock, Amla tons power SA to record-breaking win

Quinton de Kock and Hashim Amla blitzed a century each, became South Africa's most prolific ODI pair of all-time and scripted their biggest win by 10 wickets in ODI history
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 15:58:47

Jacobs six-for makes short work of Sri Lanka A in emphatic win

The legspinner ran through the Sri Lanka A line-up to help West Indies wrap up a victory by an innings and 13 runs
Last update: 15 Oct 2017 05:34:50

Mustafizur ruled out with injury

Mustafizur Rahman suffered an ankle twist during training on Saturday, ruling him out of the first ODI in Kimberley on Sunday
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 20:47:03

Naman Ojha's 99* rescues Madhya Pradesh

Group C round-up: Smit Patel and Yashpal Singh narrowly miss out on hundreds; Baroda fall, rise and fall again
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 15:27:25

Jackson 181, Jadeja 150* power Saurashtra

Group B round-up: Piyush Chawla's five-for helps defending champions Gujarat skittle Kerala for 208; Rajasthan steady against Jharkhand
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 14:40:37

Yuvraj makes 20 as Punjab skittled for 161

Group D round-up: Bengal openers lay strong platform against Chhattisgarh while Himachal control proceedings over Goa
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 17:51:46

Gowtham four-for leads Karnataka's strong start

Group A round-up: Nitish Rana helps Delhi rally after top order wobble; rain abandons play without a ball bowled in Hyderabad
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 13:37:12

FICA calls changes 'missed opportunity'

The ICC's move to introduce Test and ODI leagues does not go far enough in attempting to reform cricket's crowded global calendar, according to the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 14:59:17

Thakur, Karthik back in India squad for New Zealand ODIs

While KL Rahul was left out after not playing a single ODI against Australia, Shikhar Dhawan returned after he had sought leave to be with his ill wife
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 17:22:40

Rampaul makes Derbyshire switch for 2018

Ravi Rampaul, the former West Indies quick, has signed for Derbyshire on a three-year contract
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 11:35:39

Yasir, Nurul seal victory for Bangladesh A

Yasir Ali's unbeaten 47 helped Bangladesh A overcome Andy McBrine's four-four and register a five-wicket win over Ireland A on the final day of their four-day fixture in Sylhet
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 11:35:38

Bangladesh bank on Shakib, Mashrafe for ODI respite

South Africa will be bolstered by the return of AB de Villiers, who last played international cricket in June
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 20:56:22

Phillips and Astle picked in updated New Zealand squad

Colin Munro and Matt Henry back in the ODI set-up after missing out on Champions Trophy
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 10:11:32

Sri Lanka's players reluctant to visit Pakistan

SLC, however, believes it can have a conversation with the players and convince them to tour the country
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 11:50:33

Spinners fire again to help West Indies wrap up series

Afy Fletcher, Anisa Mohammed, and Stafanie Taylor claimed combined figures of 29-3-71-7 to slice through Sri Lanka's batting line-up, after which West Indies chased down the target in 39.4 overs
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 06:13:00

Roach, Gabriel want West Indies to build on Leeds gains

The fast bowlers praised West Indies' spirit and recognised the need to alter their lengths on the slower, drier pitches in Zimbabwe
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 06:09:38

Dhaka Dynamites lap up Kieron Pollard

A list of signings and trades between BPL teams
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 14:17:15

Sri Lanka A stumble around Dhananjaya de Silva ton

The visiting captain strokes 104 out off a total of 201 for 7
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 05:34:24

Domestic T20 competition likely to replace T20 Global League

The six-team franchise competition was originally due to be played in 2018 from March 14 until April 15 but could be brought forward by four months
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 14:01:39

Tare withdrawal leaves Mumbai thin before season-opener

A depleted Mumbai squad will be led by Suryakumar Yadav, with key players either away on A-team duty or injured
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 08:07:56

Hyderabad T20I called off, India-Australia series tied

Over two weeks of heavy rain in the city meant that the deciding T20I between the two teams was abandoned without even a toss
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 16:14:02

Nadeem, Kaul pip Worker ton to clinch A series

Fifties from three India A batsmen and impressive returns from Shahbaz Nadeem and Siddarth Kaul helped the hosts claim the five-match series with one match yet to be played
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 15:40:53

Zimbabwe to host World Cup qualifier in March 2018

The tournament will begin in March 2018, where ten teams play for the two spots left for the 2019 World Cup
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 16:47:21

Sunzamul five-for gives Bangladesh A advantage

The hosts need another 105 runs, with eight wickets in hand, to beat Ireland A in the only unofficial Test
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 12:22:02

Hughes ton makes light work of Queensland's 282

NSW openers led the charge with a mammoth opening stand after Queensland captain Usman Khawaja and Marnus Labuschagne helped their side post 282
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 13:12:24

South Africa to play Zimbabwe in inaugural four-day Test

The ICC Board has cleared the way for a trial of four-day Tests, which will run through to the 2019 World Cup
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 15:43:11

Bailey ton steers Tasmania to another big win

The Tasmania captain posted 126, his highest one-day score in Australia, to take his team to a bonus point win against Cricket Australia XI
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 11:44:23

Babar's ton, Malik's 81 take Pakistan 1-0 up

Pakistan reasserted their dominance in the UAE with a crushing win in Dubai over a Sri Lanka side that has seen ODI wins excruciatingly hard to come by in 2017
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 19:07:54

Sony bags Cricket Australia broadcast rights for Indian market

Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has bought the subcontinent broadcast rights (India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka) to international matches played in Australia for the next six years
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 11:24:43

Aizaz, Ehsan strikes consign Nepal to 83-run defeat

Jamie Atkinson top scored for Hong Kong with 76, which helped them post a total of 194
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 10:55:51

'Tremendous step forward for international cricket' - Sutherland

The Cricket Australia chief executive on what the new structure would mean for cricket in Australia and elsewhere
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 09:47:29

Test, ODI leagues approved by ICC Board

The first two-year Test championship, comprising the game's top-nine teams, will begin at the conclusion of the 2019 World Cup
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 08:40:25

Ambris century powers hosts to 364

Rain cut short the hosts' progress in Jamaica
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 05:34:28

Somerset prepare legal action in case of relegation

With Middlesex appealing the two-point penalty imposed as a result of their slow overrate in the abandoned game at The Oval a few weeks previously, it remains possible they could jump back above Somerset in the table
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 16:39:31

CSA Invitation XI batsmen make short work of 256 chase

A CSA Invitation XI headlined by internationals AB de Villiers and JP Duminy comfortably chased 256 against the touring Bangladesh side, who were bolstered by the arrival of Shakib Al Hasan
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 16:18:51

Shakib inducted into MCC's World Cricket Committee

Suzie Bates, Ian Bishop and Kumar Dharmasena are the three other new members of the committee, which will now be chaired by Mike Gatting
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 16:09:03

SL carry edge heading into ODIs after Test triumphs

Having suffered a 2-0 defeat in the longest format, Pakistan will look to channel their inner Champions Trophy winners to wrest the momentum from the visitors in the ODI series opener
Last update: 13 Oct 2017 06:24:54

BCB elections to take place on October 31

The election commission will announce the date for the president's election after the October 31 election results are announced
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 15:00:40

Stokes to offer 'full explanation' when legal process allows

Through his agent, the allrounder has acknowledged the impact the publicity has had on the game and his team-mates
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 14:20:50

Middle-order issues for both teams ahead of big decider

David Warner returns to his IPL home with a chance to win a trophy as Australia's stand-in captain
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 13:48:30

Ireland confirm Pakistan as first Test opponents

Ireland's first Test match will be against Pakistan in May 2018 after the two countries came to an agreement during the ICC meetings in Auckland this week
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 12:41:18

'No point playing IPL if not playing for India' - Nehra

The India fast bowler, who is set to play his last international on November 1, said he is happy to call time on his career when people are asking 'why and not why not'
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 11:54:23

How Ben Stokes' Ashes hopes unravelled

A recap of events following Ben Stokes' arrest in Bristol in September which put his Ashes place in jeopardy
Last update: 17 Oct 2017 10:02:07

South Australia trump Victoria in exciting finish

Jake Lehmann's 63 off 25 balls, and exploits from Callum Ferguson and Jake Weatherald, took South Australia to victory over Victoria and up to second place in the tournament table
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 08:14:16

Stoinis, Paine in Australia's Ashes frame

Who will fill positions No. 6 and 7 for the Ashes is a question that is up for debate according to Australian selector Mark Waugh
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 07:42:57

Cummins wants to be Ashes enforcer

Pat Cummins is finally set to play a Test on home soil in the Ashes and hopes to emulate Mitchell Johnson, whose carnage brought home the urn in 2013-14
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 06:38:18

West Indies spinners set up win in low-scoring match

Hayley Matthews, Afy Fletcher and Stafanie Taylor led the charge for West Indies as Sri Lanka collapsed from 63 for 1 to 136 all out
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 17:19:41

New Zealand prepare to launch Latham in new role

The opener will move to the middle order in India, and he will likely take on wicketkeeping duties as well
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 06:21:41

Shadman century hands Bangladesh A 67-run lead

The Bangladesh A opener remained at the crease for close to five-and-a-half hours, stitching together impressive stands with Nazmul Hossain Shanto and Yasir Ali Choudhury en route to 108 off 219 balls
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 14:54:02

Ambris, Vishaul Singh give WI A solid foundation

Dearth of wickets for Sri Lanka A on a day when eight players had a bowl
Last update: 14 Oct 2017 05:35:24

Stokes loses New Balance contract

Ben Stokes, the England allrounder who is currently under police investigation for his part in a late-night brawl in Bristol last month, has been dropped by his kit manufacturer, New Balance
Last update: 12 Oct 2017 08:53:49

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 »

England drops Ben Stokes afterward assault halt

England cricket team’s all-rounder player Ben Stokes has been halted on disbelief of affecting real physical destruction in Bristol and throw down for Wednesday’s 4th ODI international in contradiction of team West Indies. The 26 year ancient Durham interstellar was halted primary on Monday in the district Clifton of the municipal and unconfined under inquiry,… Read More »