England captain Eoin Morgan praised the efforts of century-maker James Taylor and spinners Adil Rashid and Moeen Ali after the trio all played key roles in a 93-run win over Australia in the third one-day international at Old Trafford.
We have seen tennis sensation Sania Mirza and her husband and Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Mailk tweeting, talking and even sharing pictures together on social websites, many times in the past. But this time the couple can be seen shaking legs with each other.
After suffering two back-to-back defeats against a second string Indian side, Zimbabwe know they have to somehow clinch the third and last One-Day International (ODI) and avoid a brownwash to carry some momentum into the Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) as the two teams lock horns here on Tuesday.
Bangladesh batsmen Nasir Hossain on Tuesday expressed confidence of inflicting a 3-0 series whitewash over India when the two sides meet in the third and final ODI tomorrow, but chose to underplay the "Banglawash" refrain used by the home team's fans.
After he was manhandled by a group of Bangladeshi fans post India's humiliating series loss against Bangladesh, Indian cricket's superfan Sudhir Gautam will be provided with tight security for the third ODI to be played at Shere Bangla Stadium.
India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday blamed the batsmen for the lack of partnerships that saw the team collapse to 153 all out before slumping to a nine-wicket defeat in their ODI tri-series match against England here.
Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews said the challenge of performance against India in their own backyard was never beyond doubt but he is pained to see that they have failed to play their brand of cricket.
The cancellation of their third ODI against the West Indies in Visakhapatnam due to cyclone 'hudhud' has cost India a chance to regain the number one spot even as Australia grabbed the numero uno position in the ICC rankings issued on Monday.