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.

World T20: Centurian Shehzad keeps Pakistan`s semi-final hopes alive

Ahmed Shehzad became the first Pakistani batsman to hit a Twenty20 International century as the 2009 champions crushed Bangladesh by 50 runs in a Group Two match to keep alive their semi-final hopes in the World Twenty20 on Sunday.

Aus skipper, Clarke scored ton with broken shoulder in decisive test against Proteas

Australian captain Michael Clarke had reportedly played with a fractured shoulder while scoring a century in the decisive third Test against South Africa, which Australia won to score a 2-1 series victory.

Revamped Sri Lanka sweep Bangladesh one-dayers

New-look Sri Lanka trounced Bangladesh by six wickets in the third and final one-day international in Dhaka on Saturday to sweep the series 3-0.

Ind vs NZ: One partnership was the key for us, says Bob Carter

Heaping praise on Brendon McCullum and B J Watling for their spirited batting in the ongoing third Test against India, New Zealand`s assistant coach Bob Carter today said their effort has given the home team "a lot of heart" to fight the tough battle of survival in the match.

Marsh leads Australian fightback

Shaun Marsh marked his return to Test cricket with a fighting century as Australia overcame a poor start on the first day of the first Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park on Wednesday.

UAE defeat PNG in ICC World Cup qualifier

Skipper Khurram Khan led from the front with a century as the United Arab Emirates (UAE) recorded a comprehensive 150-run victory over Papua New Guinea (PNG) on the first day of the Super Six stage of the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier New Zealand 2014 (CWCQ) at Hagley Oval here Sunday.

`Unknown` Oz cricketer scores fastest 39-ball BBL ton

A relatively unknown Australian cricketer, who has been contracted to Big Bash League side Perth Scorchers, has reportedly scored the fastest ever century in the history of the domestic Twenty20 tournament.

Gerrard plays down talk of Liverpool winning Premier League title

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has played down talk of a first Premier League title for the side in almost a quarter of a century and insisted that the destination of the championship will be decided over the last 10 games.

Ton-up Hafeez leads Pakistan to 322-5 in first ODI

Mohammad Hafeez returned to his best form with a sparkling century to guide Pakistan to 322-5 in the first day-night international against Sri Lanka here Wednesday.

Sangakkara`s `chanceless` century seals Lankan victory over CT hosts England

Sri Lanka has managed to gain a seven-wicket win over an overly cautious England on Thursday with a chanceless unbeaten 134 from Kumar Sangakkara, leaving the ICC Champions Trophy Group A wide open ahead of the final two matches.

Close encounter with aliens possible this century

A close encounter with aliens may well be possible this century.

Still no ton of tons for Sachin after fluke run-out

Sachin`s latest bid to become the first batsman to score 100 international hundreds ended in unlucky fashion.