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.

Relentless Pakistan eye series win over New Zealand in Dubai
Relentless Pakistan eye series win over New Zealand in Dubai

Pakistan will continue to attack a hapless New Zealand with spin as they eye a series win in the second Test starting in Dubai from Monday.

Saeed Ajmal to work on action for 15 more days before England trip
Saeed Ajmal to work on action for 15 more days before England trip

Pakistan cricket authorities said Wednesday that banned spinner Saeed Ajmal would receive a further two weeks of work on his illegal bowling action before being sent to England for assessment.

Kane Williamson to miss rest of NZ-South Africa series
Kane Williamson to miss rest of NZ-South Africa series

Batsman Kane Williamson will miss the two remaining matches in New Zealand's limited-overs series against South Africa due to a wrist injury.

New Zealand pick Dean Brownlie, Tom Latham for South Africa series
New Zealand pick Dean Brownlie, Tom Latham for South Africa series

New Zealand selectors picked up Dean Brownlie and Tom Latham on Sunday for the three-match ODIs series against South Africa, scheduled to start from October 21.

South Africa seek Cricket World Cup edge in New Zealand
South Africa seek Cricket World Cup edge in New Zealand

South Africa opens a one-day series against New Zealand on Tuesday looking to strike a psychological blow against the Black Caps ahead of the Cricket World Cup early next year.

ICC backs new testing methods for chucking
ICC backs new testing methods for chucking

Seeking to address doubts raised by the University of Western Australia (UWA), the ICC on Saturday defended its recent drive against chucking and its processes of identifying, testing bowlers with suspect actions.

Black Caps Ross Taylor, Adam Milne to miss South Africa ODIs
Black Caps Ross Taylor, Adam Milne to miss South Africa ODIs

New Zealand`s former skipper Ross Taylor and paceman Adam Milne will miss the upcoming one-day international series against South Africa because of injury, New Zealand Cricket said on Friday.

Sri Lanka identifies 85 school bowlers with suspect action
Sri Lanka identifies 85 school bowlers with suspect action

Sri Lanka has identified 85 school cricketers bowling with suspected illegal actions in its campaign to clean up the cradle of the sport in the country. The bowlers include 60 spinners and 25 seamers, Sri Lanka Cricket said in a statement on Thursday.

UWA raises doubts over reliability of ICC's recent biomechanic tests on bowlers
UWA raises doubts over reliability of ICC's recent biomechanic tests on bowlers

The University of Western Australia (UWA), whom the International Cricket Council (ICC) relied upon for the last 20 years to develop models to test illegal bowling actions, has reportedly raised serious doubts over the reliability of the recent biomechanics tests that have resulted in several international bowlers being suspended.

Muttiah Muralitharan urges bowlers to bowl within rules
Muttiah Muralitharan urges bowlers to bowl within rules

Sri Lanka's world record holder Muttiah Muralitharan, once called for chucking during his controversial career, today urged bowlers around the world to bowl within the rules or else change their actions.

CLT20 2014: Kings XI Punjab vs Northern Knights – As it happened...
CLT20 2014: Kings XI Punjab vs Northern Knights – As it happened...

George Bailey-led Kings XI Punjab take on Daniel Flynn-led Northern Knights in the 13th match of the Champions League Twenty20.

CLT20 2014: Hobart Hurricanes vs Northern Districts - Preview
CLT20 2014: Hobart Hurricanes vs Northern Districts - Preview

New Zealand's Northern Knights will look to continue their winning momentum when they face an upbeat Hobart Hurricanes from Australia in a Champions League T20 match on Tuesday.

CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Hobart Hurricanes – Scorecard
CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Hobart Hurricanes – Scorecard

Live updates from the 6th match of the Champions League Twenty20 between Cape Cobras and Hobart Hurricanes at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad.

CLT20 2014: Kane Williamson hits maiden ton of sixth edition
CLT20 2014: Kane Williamson hits maiden ton of sixth edition

Third match of the Champions League Twenty20 witnessed the maiden ton of the sixth edition, which came from the bat of Northern Districts' opener Kane Williamson.

CLT20 2014: Knights beat Cobras by 33 runs in rain-shortened match
CLT20 2014: Knights beat Cobras by 33 runs in rain-shortened match

Rains took some sheen off Kane Williamson's record batting display of scoring the fastest ever century in Champions League Twenty20 as New Zealand side Northern Knights beat Cape Cobras of South Africa by 33 runs under Duckworth-Lewis method here today.

CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Northern Districts - As it happened...
CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Northern Districts - As it happened...

Live updates from the 3rd match of the Champions League Twenty20 to be played between Cape Cobras and Northern Districts.

Saeed Ajmal's case highlights ICC's new tough avatar

First cricketer that comes to mind when we talk about chucking is the legendary Sri Lankan spinner Muttiah Muralitharan, who remained in news throughout his career, either for his superlative performances with the ball or for his controversial bowling action.

CLT20: Cape Cobras vs Northern Districts - Preview
CLT20: Cape Cobras vs Northern Districts - Preview

Spirited New Zealand side Northern Knights, who upstaged a star-studded Mumbai Indians in the qualifiers, will come face to face with one of the favourites to lift the title, South Africa's Cape Cobras, in their opening Group B tie of the Champions League T20 here on Friday.