A week after attending trials, Azhar's son in UP one day team
A week after attending trials, Azhar's son in UP one day team

The Uttar Pradesh senior One Day squad that will take part in the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Friday saw former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin's son Mohammed Asaduddin being included just after appearing for trials at the state team's nets a week back.

Under current ICC rules, Muttiah Muralitharan would never played: Muhammad Yousuf
Under current ICC rules, Muttiah Muralitharan would never played: Muhammad Yousuf

Former Pakistan captain Muhammad Yousuf on Friday said that Sri Lankan legend and world's highest wicket-taker in Test cricket Muttiah Muralitharan would have never been allowed to play top-flight cricket had current ICC rules on chucking would have been in place during their time.

India vs Sri Lanka: Barabati curator says "dew factor" will come into play
India vs Sri Lanka: Barabati curator says "dew factor" will come into play

The first ODI between India and Sri Lanka at the Barabati Stadium will be a run-feast predicted curator Pankaj Patnaik but at the same time did not forget to remind that toss might turn out to be crucial due to dew factor, later in the evening.

WICB officials must go to India to salvage situation: Andy Roberts
WICB officials must go to India to salvage situation: Andy Roberts

Legendary West Indies fast bowler Andy Roberts feels that the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) should immediately send representatives to India and salvage the situation by speaking to the BCCI bosses as paying huge damages could end cricket in the Caribbean.

Pakistan vs Australia: Aussies fight to save Test after Younis Khan's epic 213
Pakistan vs Australia: Aussies fight to save Test after Younis Khan's epic 213

Australia were left with a daunting task to save the second Test and series after Younis Khan hit an epic double hundred to put Pakistan in command on Friday.

I almost gave up football for cricket, says Sir Geoff Hurst
I almost gave up football for cricket, says Sir Geoff Hurst

Sir Geoff Hurst has revealed that he was on the verge of giving up his football career to become a cricketer.

Jonathan Trott to get 24-hour access to psychological help on England return
Jonathan Trott to get 24-hour access to psychological help on England return

England batsman Jonathan Trott would reportedly be nursed through his comeback to the national squad with 24-hour access to psychological help on tour if required.

Michael Clarke's field setting against Pakistan in second Test 'against spirit of cricket': Allan Border
Michael Clarke's field setting against Pakistan in second Test 'against spirit of cricket': Allan Border

Former Australia cricket team captain Allan Border has said that current skipper Michael Clarke's field setting against Pakistan in the second Test going on at Abu Dhabi is against the spirit of cricket.

New Zealand PM invites Indian cricket fans to 2015 World Cup
New Zealand PM invites Indian cricket fans to 2015 World Cup

With 100 days to go before the commencement of the 2015 ICC World Cup, New Zealand Prime Minister John Key Friday invited Indian cricket fans to visit his country during the Feb 14-March 29 event, to be co-hosted by New Zealand and Australia.

Pakistan names women`s cricket tournament after Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai
Pakistan names women`s cricket tournament after Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai

Pakistan`s cricket authorities have named their under-21 women`s tournament after Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai in an effort to encourage girls to take up the game.

Duleep Trophy final: Exciting finish on cards as Central make comeback
Duleep Trophy final: Exciting finish on cards as Central make comeback

After two days of shoddy performance, Central Zone finally lifted their game on Friday to grab a crucial lead and ensure that the Duleep Trophy final against South Zone heads for an exciting finish with a couple of days still left.

ICC People's Choice Award trophy showcased in Noida
ICC People's Choice Award trophy showcased in Noida

The ICC's LG People's Choice award was on Friday brought face-to-face with Indian cricket fans by the consumer durables brand at an exclusive preview of the Trophy here.

Records tumble as Younis Khan became third Pakistan player to notch up 8000 Test runs
Records tumble as Younis Khan became third Pakistan player to notch up 8000 Test runs

Riding on his stupendous form, Younis Khan on Friday became only the third Pakistani Test batsman to achieve a career milestone of 8000 runs. He is now behind Javed Miandad (8832 in 124 innings) and Inzamum-ul-Haq (8829 in 119).

Proteas seek momentum in T20 series against Australia
Proteas seek momentum in T20 series against Australia

South Africa hope a win against Australia in a Twenty20 series getting under way this week will set them on the path for a successful summer, coach Russell Domingo said Friday.

2nd Test, Day 2: Pakistan vs Australia – Live Score
2nd Test, Day 2: Pakistan vs Australia – Live Score

As a result of a third consecutive ton from Younis Khan, Pakistan were in a commanding position against Australia in the first Test being played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

Aussie journeyman misses cricket tours to Pakistan
Aussie journeyman misses cricket tours to Pakistan

The man regarded as Australia`s foremost cricket fan has spoken of how he misses trips to Pakistan and wants to see the country back on the international circuit.

Controversial Kiwi batsman Jesse Ryder gets World Cup lifeline
Controversial Kiwi batsman Jesse Ryder gets World Cup lifeline

Aggressive top-order batsman Jesse Ryder was passionate about rekindling his international career after he was thrown a World Cup lifeline by being named in a New Zealand `A` team for one-day matches in the United Arab Emirates next month.

Nawaz Sharif approves Najam Sethi's nomination for ICC President post
Nawaz Sharif approves Najam Sethi's nomination for ICC President post

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has approved the nomination of Najam Sethi for the ICC President post for the term beginning July, 2015.

We are submitting final report on November 3: Mukul Mudgal
We are submitting final report on November 3: Mukul Mudgal

 The Supreme Court appointed probe commission headed by (Retd) Justice Mukul Mudgal will submit the final report to apex court on the IPL-6 betting and spot-fixing scandal, on November 3.

2nd Test: Century-man Younis Khan helps Pakistan punish Australia
2nd Test: Century-man Younis Khan helps Pakistan punish Australia

 Younis Khan became the first batsman in 90 years to hit three hundreds in consecutive innings against Australia as Pakistan took early advantage of the second Test in Abu Dhabi on Thursday.