Cook misses out but England press on

2016-05-27 21:23

England captain Alastair Cook was still left searching for his 10,000th run in Test cricket in their match against Sri Lanka.

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Cook left waiting for 10 00th Test run

2016-05-27 14:06

England captain Alastair Cook was still waiting for his 10 000th Test run after falling five short of the landmark figure on Day 1 of the second Test against Sri Lanka.

 
Cricket

Hendricks, Mosehle new faces in Lions squad

2016-05-27 11:28

Reeza Hendricks and Mangaliso Mosehle are the high-profile new faces in the Highveld Lions squad named for the 2016/17 season.

 
Cricket

Zimbabwe's Streak quits Bangladesh

2016-05-27 11:54

Former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak said he will quit as Bangladesh's fast bowling coach at the end of the month after deciding not to renew his contract.

 
Proteas

Phangiso learned much from 'tough' months

2016-05-26 22:04

SA spinner Aaron Phangiso is hopeful that the ODI tour to the Caribbean will allow him to put the first half of 2016 behind him.

 
Cricket

Oz embrace technology in Ashes quest

2016-05-26 20:55

Australia are resorting to guided missile technology to help their fast bowlers reclaim the Ashes from England next year.

 
Cricket

Broad warning for Sri Lanka

2016-05-26 19:31

England come into the second Test against Sri Lanka on the back of a crushing win in the opener, but Stuart Broad says the hosts have still to hit top form.

 
Cricket

Langer in no rush to lead Oz full-time

2016-05-26 10:20

Justin Langer insists he is in no rush to be Australia's next coach as he prepares to lead the team on their tour of the West Indies.

 
Proteas

Domingo backs 'champion' Steyn

2016-05-25 21:32

South Africa coach Russell Domingo says Dale Steyn is a "champion" bowler and backs the pacer to return to top form.

 
Cricket

ICC boss wants Pakistani stars in IPL

2016-05-25 19:02

ICC president Zaheer Abbas has called for an end to the enforced absence of Pakistani players from the IPL.

 
Cricket

Selectors sweat on fitness report of Hafeez

2016-05-25 14:37

Pakistan is still waiting on the fitness of injured opening batsman Mohammad Hafeez for the Test series against England.

 
Cricket

Buttler signs new Lancashire deal

2016-05-27 14:54

England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler has signed a new contract with Lancashire that will see him stay at Old Trafford for at least the next three years.

 
Cricket

I feel like I'm 20, says returning Clarke

2016-05-27 14:15

Former Australia captain Michael Clarke says his body feels 15 years younger after a spell away from cricket.

 
Cricket

Hope for SA to host 2018 World T20?

2016-05-27 09:05

According to reports, South Africa is the current front-runner in the race to host the next ICC World T20.

 
Proteas

Domingo sees ranking drop as fresh start

2016-05-26 20:55

Proteas coach Russell Domingo is not overly concerned about his side's severe loss of Test form or their subsequent five-place drop in the ICC rankings.

 
Cricket

Mathews: Time for SL to come in the cold

2016-05-26 20:01

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews said the "weather can be a factor but it can't be an excuse" as his side to the second test against England.

 
Cricket

Woakes gets England nod for 2nd Test

2016-05-26 15:10

Chris Woakes will replace the injured Ben Stokes in England's side for the second Test against Sri Lanka, skipper Alastair Cook has said.

 
Cricket

Defiant Morkel: I am not a swing bowler

2016-05-26 07:21

South African paceman Morne Morkel has opened up about bowling with aggression and hit back at critics of the length he bowls.

 
Cricket

Dizzy shuts down Oz coaching rumours

2016-05-25 21:13

Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie has moved quickly to shut down any further talks about a role with the Australian cricket team.

 
Cricket

Compton promises no let-up from England

2016-05-25 16:48

Nick Compton says that England will carry on from where they left off when they face Sri Lanka in the second Test in Durham.

 
Cricket

Men only? Not any more as women flock to IPL

2016-05-25 12:26

As women flock to the stands and take prominent positions in commentary boxes, cricket's richest Twenty20 league is no longer solely a man's world.

 
Cricket

England opt to bat in 2nd Test

2016-05-27 12:00

England captain Alastair Cook has won the toss and elected to bat against Sri Lanka in the second Test in Chester-le-Street.

 
Cricket

SWD Cricket appoints Andy Moles as coach

2016-05-27 11:27

South Western Districts Cricket has announced the appointment of Andy Moles as the new head coach.

 
Cricket

Black Caps plan day-night Test v England

2016-05-27 07:21

NZ have unveiled plans to host a day-night Test against England as part of a packed home international schedule for the next two seasons.

 
Cricket

Bangar named India coach for Zimbabwe tour

2016-05-26 21:51

Former India player Sanjay Bangar was named the national coach for the team's upcoming tour of Zimbabwe.

 
Cricket

Titans reveal star-studded squad

2016-05-26 16:38

The Titans have revealed a star-studded squad after a series of high-profile off-season signings.

 
Cricket

Fit-again Starc gunning for WI, SA

2016-05-26 09:00

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc says he is raring to go after six months on the sidelines, declaring himself "fit, strong and ready".

 
Cricket

NZ coach Hesson extends contract

2016-05-26 07:21

Black Caps mentor Mike Hesson has extended his contract until the 2019 World Cup, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said Thursday, describing him as the best coach in the country's history.

 
Cricket

Kohli declares De Villiers the best in world

2016-05-25 20:03

Virat Kohli has declared AB de Villiers the best batsman in the world after he single-handedly steered his IPL side into this season's final.

 
Cricket

'Devastated' Stokes has knee surgery

2016-05-25 15:35

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has undergone knee surgery - with no date set for his return.

 
 

 
 
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