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Ricky Ponting quits Indian Premier League — ready for major Cricket Australia role?

Ricky Ponting quits Indian Premier League — ready for major Cricket Australia role?

There is a school of thought in cricketing fraternity that only when a big role with country's cricket board comes calling then only does someone decides to forego franchise cricket coaching offers.

IPL 10: Mahela Jayawardene replaces Ricky Ponting as Mumbai Indians head coach

IPL 10: Mahela Jayawardene replaces Ricky Ponting as Mumbai Indians head coach

Jayawardene, 39, had previously played for other IPL frachises Kings XI Punjab, Kochi Tuskers and Delhi Daredevils.

Complete list of 500+ partnerships in First-class cricket

Complete list of 500+ partnerships in First-class cricket

Ravindra Jadeja is the only player, beside West Indies legend Frank Worrell, to have featured twice in the list.

Maharashtra duo shatters Ranji record, but untimely declaration left them 30 runs shy of world record stand

Maharashtra duo shatters Ranji record, but untimely declaration left them 30 runs shy of world record stand

The world record partnership in First-Class cricket is 624 between Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara.

Dilshan equalled services of Jayawardena, Sangakkara for Sri Lankan cricket: Mathews

Dilshan equalled services of Jayawardena, Sangakkara for Sri Lankan cricket: Mathews

While Sunday`s match will be his last ODI, Dilshan will retire completely after playing two T20s against Australia on Sept. 6 and Sept. 9.

List of most 200-plus innings in Test Cricket

List of most 200-plus innings in Test Cricket

Australia`s Don Bradman, still regarded as cricket`s greatest batsman, heads the list with a stunning 12 double centuries in just 52 Tests.

Pakistan great Younis Khan equals Stephen Waugh's record

Pakistan great Younis Khan equals Stephen Waugh's record

The 38-year-old Younis is still some way short of retired India great Sachin Tendulkar`s all-time record of 51 Test hundreds.

India's tour of West Indies: Fuming Pujara invokes 'spirit of the game' to slam Kohli's tactics

India's tour of West Indies: Fuming Pujara invokes 'spirit of the game' to slam Kohli's tactics

India's top three batsmen – Lokesh Rahul (50), Shikhar Dhawan (51) and Cheteshwar (34) retired out as India post 258 in a drawn match.

Kumar Sangakkara becomes second Sri Lankan to breach 19000-run mark in first-class cricket

Kumar Sangakkara becomes second Sri Lankan to breach 19000-run mark in first-class cricket

The only Sri Lankan with more runs than him is Gehan Mendis.

List of players that have scored more than 10,000 runs in test cricket

List of players that have scored more than 10,000 runs in test cricket

Cook became the 12th player ever to score more than 10,000 runs in Test cricke

Sri Lanka vs England: Ahead of 1st Test, Angelo Mathews & Co in search of more Headingley heroics

Sri Lanka vs England: Ahead of 1st Test, Angelo Mathews & Co in search of more Headingley heroics

England have a poor recent record at Headingley, with just one win and four defeats at the northern venue since 2007.

Tamim Iqbal: Bangladesh opener hits 1st ton of 2016 World T20, becomes 11th player to hit tons in all 3 formats

Tamim Iqbal: Bangladesh opener hits 1st ton of 2016 World T20, becomes 11th player to hit tons in all 3 formats

He became the first Bangladesh player to hit centuries in three formats of the game.

Big secret is out! Virat Kohli is most popular cricketer in Pakistan women's team

Big secret is out! Virat Kohli is most popular cricketer in Pakistan women's team

The 30-year-old however admitted that her personal favourite is Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

ICC World Twenty20: SLC terms Mahela Jayawardene's England job 'sad and disappointing'

ICC World Twenty20: SLC terms Mahela Jayawardene's England job 'sad and disappointing'

Sumathipal says that Mahela could have gone to a domestic team in any country rather than joining a rival national side.

Asia Cup records

Asia Cup records

Shane Watson becomes first Australian, 10th overall to hit centuries in all three formats

Shane Watson becomes first Australian, 10th overall to hit centuries in all three formats

Watson achieved the feat in his 52nd T20I match and joined the likes of modern batting greats Chris Gayle, Brendon McCullum, Mahela Jayawardene.

Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene apologize for Enrique Iglesias concert chaos

Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene apologize for Enrique Iglesias concert chaos

The duo took to social networking site Facebook, to post an apology note to ticket holders.

Sri Lanka must move on from Kumar Sangakkara era: Angelo Mathews

Sri Lanka must move on from Kumar Sangakkara era: Angelo Mathews

Mathews said he envisaged improvement, but it would take time.

Sri Lankan legend Mahela Jayawardene awarded honorary lifetime membership of MCC

Sri Lankan legend Mahela Jayawardene awarded honorary lifetime membership of MCC

Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) on Wednesday awarded former Sri Lanka batsman Mahela Jayawardene with its Honorary Life Membership.