West Indies all-rounder Gareth Breese enjoyed a fairytale finish to his career with Durham as the north-east side won a tense English county One-Day Cup final against Warwickshire at Lord`s on Saturday.
Pakistani pace express Mohammad Amir has reportedly revealed that he has been offered the hero`s role in a movie and has decided to do it as the cricketer struggles to earn his bread and butter while serving a five-year ban for spot-fixing.
The most coveted prize in cricket, the World Cup trophy is scheduled to arrive at Lord`s on Sunday and it will be welcomed by England ODI vice-captain Eoin Morgan along with representatives of ECB, Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and the ICC.
As India surrendered the fourth Test in Manchester by an innings and 54 runs in less than three days, the five-match series shifted decisively in England`s favour but the manner of defeats has definitely shocked everyone after the team`s historic Lord`s victory.
They have snatched the momentum with a brilliant show on the dreaded Lord`s green-top and India`s in-form cricketers would now aim to take an unassailable series lead against a demoralised England in the third cricket Test starting here Sunday.
Alastair Cook has managed to hold on to England captaincy solely because of "politics", says maverick batsman Kevin Pietersen and insists that the disaster which the skipper is enduring in the series against India is something that he would not wish even for his worst enemy.
Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has revealed that he had predicted a India win in the just-concluded second cricket Test against England after witnessing the opening day`s proceedings at the historic Lord`s.
Ishant Sharma might be the one earning gushing praise from all quarters for his match-winning seven for 74, but former England off-spinner Graeme Swann picked Ajinkya Rahane as the stand-out player in India`s historic win at Lord`s.
India clinched their first Test win at the historic Lord`s in nearly three decades as they rode on Ishant Sharma`s inspired spell of fast bowling to demolish England by 95 runs and take a 1-0 lead in the five match series here today.
Pace spearhead Ishant Sharma credited captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni for instructing him to bowl bouncers which helped India win the second Test at Lord`s here Monday to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.
India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Monday termed the 95-run win over England, their first Test victory at the historic Lord`s in nearly three decades, a "memorable" one and said the visitors had learnt from their disastrous 2011 tour.
England captain Alastair Cook gave India credit for `outbatting and outbowling` them after the visitors earned a 95-run win in the second Test at Lord`s to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series here Monday.
Minutes after the MS Dhoni-led Team India defeated England by 95 runs to end their 28-year drought at Lord`s, former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen tweet saying `ghosts` had a role to play in England`s loss.