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Jonny Bairstow wants to be ODI wicket-keeper for England

Jonny Bairstow wants to be ODI wicket-keeper for England

However, with England on the up in one-day cricket, Bairstow wants to be more than a white-ball `reserve`.

South Africa name AB de Villiers as full-time Test team captain

South Africa name AB de Villiers as full-time Test team captain

De Villiers expressed his delight at being appointed the Proteas Test captain.

South African pacer Dale Steyn ruled out of ODI series against England

South African pacer Dale Steyn ruled out of ODI series against England

Steyn recently lost his ICC Test ranking as the world’s best bowler to England’s Stuart Broad.

Ajinkya Rahane: An unmeasured assassin of Team India

In the last five years, many young and talented cricketers have joined the Indian cricket team, who carry a different character and approach towards the way they play the game. Even then, most of them can easily be fitted under the category of flamboyant or bashing cricketers.

Brendon McCullum: Retiring New Zealand skipper continues to raise his bar

Brendon McCullum: Retiring New Zealand skipper continues to raise his bar

The Kiwi legend has been an inspirational cricketer on and off the field and has built a competitive side under his captaincy.

Historic day-night match will assist in promoting Tests: ICC

Historic day-night match will assist in promoting Tests: ICC

Richardson wants to deal with problem of appetite for Tests with an innovative and proactive approach.

First in 138 years: Tea before Supper during Day/Night Test

First in 138 years: Tea before Supper during Day/Night Test

Australia play New Zealand for the historic D/N Test match at the Adelaide Oval.

England likely venue for Indo-Pak Tests next year

England likely venue for Indo-Pak Tests next year

India are keen to play Test series against Pakistan in summer 2016.

Ind vs SA: After limited-overs success, can Kagiso Rabada dismantle India in Tests?

Ind vs SA: After limited-overs success, can Kagiso Rabada dismantle India in Tests?

Young South African speedster Kagiso Rabada has impressed many with string of outstanding performances in the on-going tour of India.

'Talent' talks have messed things up for me, claims Rohit Sharma

'Talent' talks have messed things up for me, claims Rohit Sharma

Indian batsman Rohit Sharma will hope to get some much needed runs under his belt in the upcoming series against South Africa. The Mumbai batsman who had a mixed Test series in the 2-1 victory over Sri Lanka in August this year claims that he isn't a naturally talented batsman like the way people have described him to be.

AIIMS: Parliamentary panel bats for system to ensure prompt surgery of critical patients

Noting that patients have to wait for "too long" for surgeries and tests at AIIMS in Delhi, a parliamentary panel has recommended putting in place a grading system under which those with severe diseases are served first.

Franck Ribery set for new tests on ankle injury

Franck Ribery set for new tests on ankle injury

Franck Ribery will undergo new tests at the end of August to determine when he can return to action from an ankle injury, Bayern Munich sporting director Matthias Sammer said on Friday.

2015 Ashes triumph would be pinnacle for Alastair Cook

2015 Ashes triumph would be pinnacle for Alastair Cook

England captain Alastair Cook believes winning this summer`s Ashes series would be his "best achievement".

Eurozone bank stress tests set for 2016: Report

Europe's banking supervisory board will carry out stress tests of big eurozone banks in 2016, according to an interview with the watchdog's president Daniele Nouy released on Saturday.

Australia opener Chris Rogers to retire after Ashes

Australia opener Chris Rogers to retire after Ashes

Australia opening batsman Chris Rogers said Monday he plans to retire from Tests after this year`s Ashes series in England.

Ian Bell backs Joe Root as future England captain

Ian Bell backs Joe Root as future England captain

Ian Bell hailed Joe Root as a future Test captain despite being replaced as vice skipper by his fellow batsman in this week`s turbulent shake-up of English cricket.

I've improved as a batsman, says England's off form Alastair Cook

I've improved as a batsman, says England's off form Alastair Cook

England captain Alistair Cook is convinced he has improved as a batsman despite failing to score a Test century since 2013.

Players to be tested for HGH next NBA season

Players to be tested for HGH next NBA season

National Basketball Association is stepping up its drug testing programme by having the players undergo blood testing for Human Growth Hormone (HGH) beginning next season, the league announced on Thursday.

IPL 8: Big boost for KKR as Sunil Narine gets BCCI clearance

IPL 8: Big boost for KKR as Sunil Narine gets BCCI clearance

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) decided to clear Kolkata Knight Riders offspinner Sunil Narine for his bowling action on Sunday to remove all doubts over his participation in the eight edition of the Indian Premier League.