Virat Kohli slips to No. 3 in ODI batsmen's rankings
Virat Kohli slips to No. 3 in ODI batsmen's rankings

Virat Kohli has slipped a rung but is still the best-placed Indian batsman at third position in the latest ICC ODI batsmen's rankings list released here on Tuesday.

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.

ICC Rankings: Virat Kohli claims 2nd spot, Bhuvneshwar Kumar breaks into top-10
ICC Rankings: Virat Kohli claims 2nd spot, Bhuvneshwar Kumar breaks into top-10

Benefiting from his return to form in the abruptly-ended West Indies series, Indian batsman Virat Kohli claimed number two slot in the ICC rankings while swing bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar broke into top-10 for the first time in his career.

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.

South Africa name full-strength squad for Oz, NZ tours
South Africa name full-strength squad for Oz, NZ tours

South Africa have named a full-strength squad for what will effectively be World Cup rehearsal tours of New Zealand and Australia, starting next month.

Kings XI Punjab dish out another dominating show, beat Cape Cobras by seven wickets
Kings XI Punjab dish out another dominating show, beat Cape Cobras by seven wickets

A clinical Kings XI Punjab steamrolled Cape Cobras by seven wickets for their fourth win in a row as they ended their Group B engagements with a flourish in the Champions League Twenty20 tournament, here on Sunday.

CLT20 2014: KXIP vs Cape Cobras – As it Happened...
CLT20 2014: KXIP vs Cape Cobras – As it Happened...

Live updates from the 14th match of the Champions League Twenty20 between KXIP and Cape Cobras at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali.

CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview
CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

On a roll after making the semifinals, Kings XI Punjab would aim to keep the winning run going when they take on South Africa's Cape Cobras in a Group B encounter of the Oppo Champions League here on Sunday.

CLT20 2014 Live Score: Barbados Tridents vs Cape Cobras
CLT20 2014 Live Score: Barbados Tridents vs Cape Cobras

Live updates from the 12th match of the Champions League Twenty20 between Barbados Tridents and Cape Cobras at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali.

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.

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.

Hashim Amla bags Sports Person of the Year award at South African of the Year event
Hashim Amla bags Sports Person of the Year award at South African of the Year event

South Africa Test captain Hashim Amla bagged the Sports Person of the Year award at the inaugural South African of the Year event in Sandton on Saturday.

Split captaincy is the way forward for England: Mike Atherton
Split captaincy is the way forward for England: Mike Atherton

Slamming the team's decision-making and selections, former captain Mike Atherton has said split captaincy between Test and one-day cricket is an obvious way forward for England.

Hashim Amla skippers South Africa against Zimbabwe
Hashim Amla skippers South Africa against Zimbabwe

Hashim Amla took charge of South Africa for their triangular series clash with Zimbabwe in Harare on Friday as AB de Villiers sat out following his exertions against Australia.

Shuffling of pack on the cards in ODI teams, player rankings

Exciting time awaits international cricket in the next couple of weeks as six top-ranked sides in the ICC ODI Team Rankings, including second-placed India go head to head with eyes firmly set on next year`s ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, which is just 175 days away.

3rd ODI: Quinton de Kock stars as Proteas cruise to series whitewash

Opener Quinton de Kock smashed 84 as a weakened South Africa crushed Zimbabwe by seven wickets to complete a whitewash in their three-match ODI series at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo on Thursday.

Rilee Rossouw, Mthokozisi Shezi all set to make ODI debut for South Africa

South Africa will hand debuts to top-order batsman Rilee Rossouw and left-arm seamer Mthokozisi Shezi in Thursday`s third and final one-day international against Zimbabwe.

2nd ODI: Wayne Parnell stars as South Africa ease to series victory against Zimbabwe

Wayne Parnell took three wickets and contributed some handy runs as South Africa beat Zimbabwe by 61 runs in the second one-day international to clinch the three-match series on Tuesday in Bulawayo.

Hashim Amla`s 15th ODI ton leads South Africa to victory

Hashim Amla`s 15th one-day international hundred guided South Africa to a comfortable 93-run victory in the first game of a three-match series against Zimbabwe, here on Sunday.