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Holland, Tremain pin down NSW after Maxwell 278

Chris Tremain and Jon Holland took five wickets between them to leave New South Wales at 5 for 125 after Glenn Maxwell's 278 had pushed Victoria to a mammoth 9 for 562
Last update: 25 Nov 2017 09:24:54

Bailey, quicks leave Tasmania five wickets away from win

Set a daunting target of 386, South Australia ended the third day on 5 for 124 with an entire day to spare at the Adelaide Oval
Last update: 25 Nov 2017 09:26:42

Rajshahi opt to bat; Mustafizur, Wright return

Rajshahi are desperate for a win as they slipped to the bottom of the points table following Chittagong Vikings' 40-run win over Sylhet Sixers on Friday evening
Last update: 25 Nov 2017 07:03:09

Shai Hope, Ambris centuries help West Indians rally

Shai Hope hit form early on the tour with a steady 110, while Sunil Ambris pressed his case for a Test spot, smacking 153 off 145 balls
Last update: 25 Nov 2017 07:42:17

Buttler joins Sydney Thunder in BBL comeback

The England wicketkeeper-batsman is expected to be available for the first six games of the tournament, before the start of England's limited-overs series against Australia and the tour of New Zealand
Last update: 25 Nov 2017 06:38:16

Vijay, Pujara grind Sri Lanka into Nagpur dust

That safe, warm, fuzzy, home-like feeling was back for India as their two most valuable batsmen in recent times reunited to keep others blissfully unaware of any dangers there might have been of the new ball or the fresh bowlers or scoreboard pressure
Last update: 25 Nov 2017 08:53:22

Emmanuel Stewart to lead WI U-19s in World Cup

Emmanuel Stewart and Kirstan Kallicharan are the only two members of the current West Indies Under-19s squad to have played in the 2016 World Cup
Last update: 25 Nov 2017 04:18:40

Smith epic takes Australia ahead before Hazlewood makes mark

Australia's captain led from the front before England's top order was rattled in a hostile final session to tilt the opening Test the home side's way
Last update: 25 Nov 2017 08:27:40

Comilla sign 16-year old Afghanistan offspinner Mujeeb Zadran

The offspinner will become the third Afghanistan player to join Comilla Victorians, following the footsteps of Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Khan
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 16:24:59

You can't be missing straight balls at this level - Pothas

And while admitting that the SL batsmen let themselves down, Nic Pothas defended the shot selections that dismissed both Dinesh Chandimal and Niroshan Dickwella
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 14:18:31

MacLeod, seamers lead Scotland to six-wicket win

Safyaan Sharif and Alasdair Evans shared seven wickets between them to bowl Papua New Guinea out for 147, and Calum MacLeod's unbeaten 60 helped Scotland easily finish the chase
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 13:31:38

Sikandar Raza's 95 lifts Chittagong from bottom place

Chittagong Vikings overcame Andre Fletcher's blistering 71 to defend 211 and beat Sylhet Sixers by 40 runs in their first home game
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 18:06:45

It's one of the great Ashes romances!

A swimming pool, a beer or two and an Ashes Test in full swing - what better time to pop the question?
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 14:12:00

Mitchell Marsh's 141 makes Queensland toil

The Western Australia captain stitched three solid partnerships to steer the total past 300 on the opening day in Perth
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 12:08:41

Bird's all-round show bolsters Tasmania

Jackson Bird returned to Tasmania's XI for the Shield match and had an impact with a five-for and a crucial 26 that boosted the side's first-innings total
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 10:51:03

Grant Flower optimistic about Zimbabwe cricket in post-Mugabe era

The former Zimbabwe batsman believes that at the very least more talent will remain in, and start coming back to, the country
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 09:24:00

Victoria in charge after Maxwell hammers rapid double-ton

Having lost his place in the squad for the first two Ashes Tests, Glenn Maxwell built a case for himself with a rapid double-century
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 12:03:49

Kamran Akmal, Butt blitz record opening stand in Lahore win

The pair added an unbroken 209-run partnership as Lahore Whites thumped Islamabad by 109 runs
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 16:39:52

Khulna hold nerve in tight game to move top of the table

Junaid Khan's economic last spell helped Khulna Titans defend 158 in the face of a 100-run partnership between Ravi Bopara and Nahidul Islam
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 12:12:54

Seventeen overs, nine ducks, and a team total of 2

The Nagaland women's Under-19 team scored only one run off the bat, with a wide contributing the second run to their team total
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 13:42:24

Ashwin, Jadeja hand India advantage on 11-wicket day

Treating these Tests almost as tour games for the series in South Africa, India were in no danger of the apparent disrespect to Sri Lanka, biting them on the backside instead
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 14:58:31

Smith leads Australia revival to leave Test in the balance

An absorbing Ashes contest will go into the third day with neither side having made a convincing grab for the upper hand
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 14:27:16

Harmanpreet extends stint at Sydney Thunder by two seasons

India's T20I captain had an impressive WBBL debut with the Sydney Thunder last season
Last update: 24 Nov 2017 12:49:35

Watling not fit to keep in first Test against West Indies

Tom Blundell is in line for a Test debut after BJ Watling was unable to prove his fitness to keep wicket in the opening match of New Zealand's season
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 23:58:38

Steyn begins shifting focus from T20 to Test cricket

The fast bowler will be rested from the Titans' next Ram Slam competition so that he can hit the nets and get overs under his belt
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 18:37:38

Khalid heroics takes Faisalabad home

The win took them to the semi-finals, even as Lahore Blues moved to the top of the points table
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 16:16:23

Vince leads the rabble's rebellion

Australian legend Matthew Hayden called England "no-hopers" and insisted he didn't know who James Vince was. You learn something new every day
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 11:35:09

SL's chance to shift India's focus from South Africa

Sri Lanka need drastic improvement in every facet of their game to compete with India, who are yet to lose a bilateral series under Virat Kohli
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 16:02:42

Doran unbeaten ton rescues Tasmania on opening day

The 20-year old showed plenty of stubbornness as South Australia's attack chipped away at the line-up, en route to taking Tasmania past 200 with a maiden first-class century
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 10:05:21

Nagpur pitch less seam-friendly than Eden Gardens - Chandimal

The Sri Lanka captain said the team is prepared to field a fifth bowler or an allrounder in keeping with their "changed" attitude to win the match
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 16:31:43

Seam-friendly tracks against SL the only way to prepare for SA - Kohli

The short gap between the Sri Lanka series and the South Africa tour has forced the team to get into a "game situation" as preparation for the tour, according to the India captain Virat Kohli
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 15:34:36

Wellington sign Samit Patel for Super Smash T20

The allrounder, who was in remarkable form for Nottinghamshire in the county season, will join the team after completing his stint in the BPL
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 04:07:20

Vince makes his name but Australia battle back

Mark Stoneman and James Vince added a century stand for the second wicket as England doused some of Australia's fire in the opening Ashes exchanges
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 11:24:29

Stokes tweets England Ashes message

Ben Stokes, England's absent allrounder, sent a message via social media on the eve of the first Ashes Test wishing his team-mates well in their attempts to retain the urn in Australia
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 10:12:25

Mumbai drop Nayar for final Ranji game

A newsfile of all the developments from India's Ranji Trophy ahead of the seventh round of matches beginning November 25, 2017
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 05:14:32

CoA gives FTP nod even as BCCI fails to call SGM

The Committee of Administrators had asked the board to fix a date for the Special General Meeting ahead of the ICC conference on December 8 and 9, but there has been little movement on the matter
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 10:38:33

Wood still hopeful of making Ashes impact

Mark Wood has not given up hope of playing in the Ashes and has his eyes fixed on a return in Perth
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 22:12:56

'Hathurusingha will be a great fit' - SLC president

Sri Lanka Cricket is ready to offer Chandika Hathurusingha the position of head coach if he has no further contractual obligations to the BCB
Last update: 23 Nov 2017 13:42:09

FATA triumph in run fest, Lahore Blues beat Islamabad

Three centuries were scored on a frenetic day in the National T20 Cup as Lahore Blues sealed their spot in the semifinals
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 14:44:05

Ferguson joins Sydney Thunder on three-year contract

The 33-year old will leave his former team Melbourne Renegades, with whom he spent three seasons
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 12:21:36

Ashes call-up Marsh signed by Glamorgan

Shaun Marsh had weightier matters on his mind as the Brisbane Test loomed, but when it is all over he will turn his thoughts to a two-year deal with Glamorgan
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 12:57:36

SA club cricketer slams record 490 in 50-over match

Shane Dadswell, an opening batsman for NWU Pukke Cricket Club, ran up 490 off 151 balls, with 57 sixes and 27 fours, to amass the highest individual score in a minor limited-overs match
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 13:36:49

Time for Australia to quit the trash-talk

The hosts might have to do a quick fact-check about the defending Ashes champions before sparking yet another threat with a "Mitchell Johnson of 2013-14" reference
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 08:21:40

Ball books XI berth ahead of Overton

Jake Ball will be the fourth member of England's seam attack when the Ashes starts in Brisbane on Thursday
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 10:34:27

Smith likens pace trio to Johnson in 2013-14

The Australia captain acknowledges the importance of using Starc, Cummins and Hazlewood in short bursts, but assures that they are more than capable of keeping at it for longer periods
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 06:58:49

Selection shift 'surprised' Smith - Cowan

Ed Cowan has revealed that Australia captain Steven Smith was surprised at how the national selectors ignored Cricket Australia's directive to choose younger players for the first Ashes Test
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 07:47:24

History says Australia but new chapter can be written

England have not won at the Gabba in 31 years and few give them a chance on this occasion, but for all the talk Australia are not without their issues
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 12:59:04

Marsh joins Warner on Australia's injury-watch list

Glenn Maxwell, called in as cover for Warner, will now be on standby for both batsmen
Last update: 22 Nov 2017 07:56:20

IPL franchises split over player retentions

While a few franchises have suggested retaining five players, others favoured utilising the right-to-match cards
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 18:18:21

Rangpur bowlers clinch thriller after Gayle's fifty boost

A combined effort from Rangpur Riders' bowling attack ensured a successful defence of 142, in a match that was decided off the last ball
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 17:36:33

Thakor career in ruins after Derbyshire release

From the moment that a Derbyshire court found Thakor guilty of sexual exposure, Derbyshire were committed to only one course of action
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 16:09:26

Butt takes Lahore Whites into semi-final

Salman Butt's unbeaten 85 carried Lahore Whites into the final four on a day that saw Peshawar and Rawalpindi eliminated
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 14:53:45

'We've won four of the last five Ashes series' - Root

Joe Root has admitted England were given a "massive shock" by their experiences in Brisbane four years ago but believes it will be different this time
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 23:14:36

Trashes to Ashes: England find the calm before the storm

Given their imperfect preparation, England are probably just about as well-placed as they could be going into the series
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 21:29:56

Ariful scores Khulna's last 36 runs to pull off heist

Mahmudullah top-scored with a 44-ball 56 to help Khulna ace their 167 chase, consigning Rajshahi Kings to their fifth loss in seven games this season
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 12:30:04

Wyatt's 56-ball century wipes out Australia

Danielle Wyatt recorded the first-ever century by an England batsman in women's T20Is to set up a record chase in the final T20I, a result that had no bearing on Australia's hold on the Ashes
Last update: 21 Nov 2017 12:42:33

'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: 21 Nov 2017 12:50:27

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: 21 Nov 2017 12:23:13

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