Gurunath Meiyappan’s voice sample confirmed in IPL spot-fixing case, say reports
Gurunath Meiyappan’s voice sample confirmed in IPL spot-fixing case, say reports

The Forensic Science Laboratory in Mumbai identified the voice of Indian Premier League (IPL) betting scam, spot-fixing case accused Gurunath Meiyappan in a tapped phone conversation. According to media reports, the son-in-law of ICC, boss N Srinivasan was heard talking to another accomplice Vindoo Dara Singh.

VVS Laxman named 'batting consultant' of CAB's Vision 2020 project
VVS Laxman named 'batting consultant' of CAB's Vision 2020 project

Former India batting great VVS Laxman has been appointed batting consultant in Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB)'s Vision 2020 Project due to the initiative of association's joint secretary and Laxman's long-time India team colleague Sourav Ganguly.

Pakistan in command despite David Warner's century
Pakistan in command despite David Warner's century

Pakistan's spin bowlers shared six wickets between them to take control of the first Test against Australia despite a brilliant hundred by David Warner on the third day on Friday.

Younis Khan definitely 'deserves spot' in Pakistan's World Cup squad: Zaheer Abbas
Younis Khan definitely 'deserves spot' in Pakistan's World Cup squad: Zaheer Abbas

Pakistan's legendary batsman Zaheer Abbas has said that Younis Khan deserved a definite spot in next year's World Cup squad to prove his mark, after the former captain thrilled him with his performance in the first Test match against Australia.

Pakistan vs Australia: Aus struggle despite Warner's century at Day 3 lunch
Pakistan vs Australia: Aus struggle despite Warner's century at Day 3 lunch

Opener David Warner hit an aggressive hundred but Australia lost four wickets on the third day of the first Test against Pakistan here on Friday.

ICC are 20 years too late to act on chucking: Michael Holding
ICC are 20 years too late to act on chucking: Michael Holding

Former West Indies great Michael Holding is happy that ICC is finally coming down hard on bowlers with suspect action but he feels that the game's governing body is "20 years too late" in executing a clampdown on suspected chuckers.

South Africa name Peterson to replace injured Phangiso
South Africa name Peterson to replace injured Phangiso

South Africa have called up all-rounder Robin Peterson to replace injured left-arm spinner Aaron Phangiso for the Australia leg of their limited overs tour Down Under, the country`s cricket board said on Friday.

Jesse Ryder not ready for New Zealand return, says Brendon McCullum
Jesse Ryder not ready for New Zealand return, says Brendon McCullum

Jesse Ryder`s blistering return to form may not be enough to get him rushed back into the international game, according to New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum.

Captain MS Dhoni not 'innovative and proactive' enough: Michael Holding
Captain MS Dhoni not 'innovative and proactive' enough: Michael Holding

Legendary West Indies fast bowler Michael Holding feels Mahendra Singh Dhoni is not "innovative and proactive enough as captain, especially in Tests" although India would remain a strong contender to retain their World Cup title in Australia next year.

David Warner hits century, Pakistan pick up four wickets
David Warner hits century, Pakistan pick up four wickets

David Warner remained unbeaten after his ninth test hundred but Pakistan fought back with four Australian wickets in an extended morning session on the third day of the first test in Dubai on Friday.

South storm into Duleep final with crushing win

South Zone took just 40 minutes into the third morning to decimate East Zone by an innings and 118 runs en route their entry into Duleep Trophy final, here.

Australia hit back after Pakistan's 454 in first Test
Australia hit back after Pakistan's 454 in first Test

Australia got off to a solid start after wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed's brilliant hundred guided Pakistan to a big first innings total of 454 in the first Test in Dubai on Thursday.

South Africa beat New Zealand in 2nd ODI to claim series
South Africa beat New Zealand in 2nd ODI to claim series

South Africa defeated New Zealand by 72 runs in the second one-day international at Bay Oval on Friday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

Pakistan out for 454 in first Test
Pakistan out for 454 in first Test

Pakistan were bowled out for 454 on the second day of the opening Test against Australia in Dubai on Thursday.

PCB extends remedial work on Saeed Ajmal
PCB extends remedial work on Saeed Ajmal

After claiming just a few days back that suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal was ready to undergo independent tests on his new bowling action, Pakistan Cricket Board has now decided to extend the remedial work on his action for another 15 days.

Sarfraz Ahmed's fiery ton lifts Pakistan in first Test
Sarfraz Ahmed's fiery ton lifts Pakistan in first Test

Sarfraz​ Ahmed smashed his country`s fourth fastest hundred to lift Pakistan to 454-8 at tea on the second day of the first Test against Australia in Dubai on Thursday.

Andrew Flintoff joins Brisbane in Big Bash League

Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff joined Brisbane Heat on a short-term deal in the Big Bash League (BBL) on Thursday, extending his surprise return to Twenty20 cricket.

Pakistan lose Misbah ul Haq, reach 328-5 vs Australia at lunch
Pakistan lose Misbah ul Haq, reach 328-5 vs Australia at lunch

Misbah-ul-Haq and Asad Shafiq struck half-centuries to help Pakistan dominate the morning session and reach a strong 328 for five at lunch on the second day of the first test against Australia on Thursday.

Former Windies coach says he was fired by WICB
Former Windies coach says he was fired by WICB

Ottis Gibson says he was fired as the West Indies head coach despite a statement from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) suggesting otherwise.

Jesse Ryder run-fest pushes Black Caps cause
Jesse Ryder run-fest pushes Black Caps cause

New Zealand`s out-of-favour batman Jesse Ryder bludgeoned 136 from 57 balls against Ireland on Thursday to press his case for an international recall.