Grant Elliott, Luke Ronchi run riot in New Zealand warm-up win
Grant Elliott, Luke Ronchi run riot in New Zealand warm-up win

Grant Elliott and Luke Ronchi scored unbeaten centuries as World Cup finalists New Zealand prepared for their one-day series against England with a 198-run win over Leicestershire on Saturday.
 

ICC admit umpire error in England`s final wicket
ICC admit umpire error in England`s final wicket

The International Cricket Council said the match umpires had made a mistake after reviewing England`s final dismissal in the World Cup against Australia on Saturday which potentially cost James Taylor a century.

That figures - `nervous nineties` do exist in cricket, says study
That figures - `nervous nineties` do exist in cricket, says study

When a batsman throws his wicket away with a century in sight at the World Cup, he can now tell disgruntled teammates he was blinded by science.

David Miller century lifts South Africa against West Indies
David Miller century lifts South Africa against West Indies

David Miller hit his first international century to enable South Africa to recover from a poor start after being sent in to bat in the fourth one-day international against the West Indies at St George's Park on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Hyderabad pick three points after draw with Services
Ranji Trophy: Hyderabad pick three points after draw with Services

Hyderabad batsman Hanuma Vihari's century proved vital as the Ravi Teja-led side managed to bag three points on the basis of its first-innings lead against Services after the Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match ended in a draw, here on Wednesday.

Ranji Trophy: Delhi reach 178/1 after Unmukt, Gambhir provide solid start
Ranji Trophy: Delhi reach 178/1 after Unmukt, Gambhir provide solid start

Back in form after his fluent century against Rajasthan, Unmukt Chand made full use of playing against below-par Gujarat attack with an attractive unbeaten 97 that took Delhi to a comfortable 178 for one on the first day of a Ranji Trophy cricket match, here on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Yuvraj on verge of third successive ton
Ranji Trophy: Yuvraj on verge of third successive ton

Mandeep Singh struck his maiden hundred century of this Ranji Trophy season while Yuvraj Singh was nearing his third ton in a row as Punjab reached 327 for three on day one of the Group B match against Saurashtra here on Sunday.

South Africa vs West Indies: Faf du Plessis reaches hundred before rain
South Africa vs West Indies: Faf du Plessis reaches hundred before rain

Faf du Plessis completed his fourth Test century and was dismissed immediately afterwards on a rain-hit second morning of the second Test between South Africa and the West Indies at St George`s Park on Saturday.

South Africa vs West Indies: Stiaan van Zyl answers with ton as opportunity knocks
South Africa vs West Indies: Stiaan van Zyl answers with ton as opportunity knocks

South African Stiaan van Zyl waited a long time for his test debut but made the most of the opportunity when it finally arrived with an unbeaten century on debut in the first test against West Indies on Thursday.

Ranji Trophy: Punjab close in on victory against Haryana
Ranji Trophy: Punjab close in on victory against Haryana

Riding on India discard Yuvraj Singh's brilliant century, Punjab set Haryana a daunting target of 321 runs before reducing them to 26 for three at stumps on the third and penultimate day of their Ranji Trophy Group B cricket match here on Tuesday.

India vs Australia: David Warner joins elite company with 10th Test ton
India vs Australia: David Warner joins elite company with 10th Test ton

David Warner on Tuesday became the fourth Australian to have recorded at least 10 centuries after 33 Tests, joining an elite company that includes the likes of Sir Don Bradman and Neil Neil Harvey from the famed 'Invincibles' squad of 1948.

Pakistan vs New Zealand, 3rd Test: Brendon McCullum blazes to 10th ton on sombre day in Sharjah
Pakistan vs New Zealand, 3rd Test: Brendon McCullum blazes to 10th ton on sombre day in Sharjah

Captain Brendon McCullum`s blazing century gave New Zealand a brisk start on the second day of the third and final test against Pakistan in Sharjah as the death of Australian Phillip Hughes continued to cast a gloomy shadow over the match.

Duleep Trophy: Mahesh Rawat scores century for Central on last day of match
Duleep Trophy: Mahesh Rawat scores century for Central on last day of match

Mahesh Rawat scored a century and combined well with lower-order batsmen to pile on the misery of the North Zone bowlers as Central Zone's Duleep Trophy semifinal ended in a draw here on Saturday.

Younis Khan leads Pakistan fightback against Australia with 25th century
Younis Khan leads Pakistan fightback against Australia with 25th century

Younis Khan led Pakistan`s fightback with a dogged century after the hosts made a terrible start to the first test against Australia in Dubai on Wednesday.

Unmukt Chand's ton take India A against West Indies to competitive 282
Unmukt Chand's ton take India A against West Indies to competitive 282

In-form Unmukt Chand smashed a fine century to guide India A to a competitive 282 against West Indies in their second and final warm up match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Sunday.

South Africa beat Australia by 6 wickets to win triangular series
South Africa beat Australia by 6 wickets to win triangular series

Dale Steyn ripped the heart out of Australia`s batting and Faf du Plessis came within a whisker of yet another century as South Africa cruised to a six-wicket victory to clinch the triangular series trophy on Saturday.

Kei Nishikori ends Japan`s 96-year wait for US Open semi-final spot
Kei Nishikori ends Japan`s 96-year wait for US Open semi-final spot

Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese man for almost a century to reach the US Open semi-finals on Wednesday after securing an epic 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (9/7), 6-7 (5/7), 6-4 win over Stan Wawrinka.

Shivnarine Chanderpaul warms up for Bangladesh Test with big hundred
Shivnarine Chanderpaul warms up for Bangladesh Test with big hundred

Veteran left-hand batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul issued a stern warning to Bangladesh ahead of Saturday’s start of the first Test when he hammered a classy hundred in the Tour Match here.

Buttler service impresses Cook

England captain Alastair Cook said Jos Buttler didn`t deserve to be on the losing side after his stunning century so nearly led to a remarkable win over Sri Lanka.

Root calls on England to plan for 2015 WC success instead of `dwelling on recent failings`

England batsman Joe Root has said that he believes England needs to plan for success in the upcoming 2015 World Cup instead of dwelling on their recent failings.