Day-Night games won't be bad for Test format: VVS Laxman
Day-Night games won't be bad for Test format: VVS Laxman

 With the threat of Twenty20 cricket eating into the share of the five-day formats, former India middle order batsman VVS Laxman on Wednesday said that it's high time that they bring in new innovation like introduction of day/night matches to sustain the legacy of Test cricket.

Two young Proteas cricket fans lose out on million Rand
Two young Proteas cricket fans lose out on million Rand

It was a case of bad luck for for two young cricket fans who caught sixes hit by players in the Ram Slam T20 tournament in South Africa but they were disqualified due to their age from sharing a million rand in the latest competition to lure more people to the stadiums.

Asian Games: Pakistan wins rain-hit women's cricket final
Asian Games: Pakistan wins rain-hit women's cricket final

Pakistan retained the women's Twenty20 cricket gold medal at the Asian Games on Friday by defeating spirited Bangladesh in a rain-affected final, as Sri Lanka took home the bronze.

McCullum becomes first man to reach 2000 T20 runs in Kiwis` 6-wicket win over Netherlands

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has become the first man to reach 2000 runs in Twenty20 cricket during his side`s six-wicket win over the Netherlands in their World Twenty Super-10 clash on Saturday in Chittagong.

Organise more Test matches: Tendulkar to ICC

Batting-great Sachin Tendulkar has suggested that ICC must organise more Tests if the traditional format is to survive and credited Twenty20 cricket for making the five-day matches more result-oriented these days.

Hodge says `enjoying` playing T20 cricket

Veteran Australian player Brad Hodge has said that he is enjoying playing Twenty20 cricket after guiding Australia to victory in a rain-shortened T20 clash with South Africa.

T20 imbalancing cricket: Ian Chapell

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell feels that Twenty20 cricket has made the game more batsmen-centric and more needs to be done to maintain a balance between the bat and the ball. According to him, if this continues it could lead to the demise of the sport.

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in third Test

Pakistan pulled off a thrilling five-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the third and final Test in Sharjah on Monday, levelling the series at 1-1.

Youngsters need to balance T20 with traditional game: Jaffer

Veteran batsman Wasim Jaffer on Monday asked the youngsters to strike a right balance between Twenty20 cricket and the traditional formats of the game for reaping rewards.

It`s tough to bowl to unknown batsmen: Harbhajan

Mumbai Indians off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has said, the toughest challenge for him is to bowl to unknown batsmen in Twenty20 cricket as not many are aware about their nature of play.

How people remember me is more important than records: Harbhajan

From flummoxing an all-conquering Australian side to being dropped from the Indian team, Harbhajan Singh`s journey in international cricket has been a roller coaster one, but he says its rigours have taught him to "value relationships" above everything else.

Steve Waugh backs women to compete along men in Big Bash

Former Test captain Steve Waugh has said it`s time to consider adding one female player to each Big Bash League T20 team`s roster based on the success and ability of Australia`s elite women`s cricketers.

Cameron elected new Windies cricket chief

Jamaican businessman Dave Cameron has been elected president of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), beating incumbent Julian Hunte in a close vote at the Annual General Meeting.

Kerala stun Delhi despite Unmukt century in Mushtaq Ali T20

Unmukt Chand`s brilliant century went in-vain as minnows Kerala thrashed Delhi by six wickets in a Super League (Group A) match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament on Tuesday.

Helmot appointed as assistant coach by Sunrisers for IPL

Australia`s Simon Helmot has been named as the assistant coach of the new Indian Premier League franchise, Hyderabad Sunrisers, for the upcoming edition of the Twenty20 League 2013.

Mumbai Indians start training camp for IPL

Mumbai Indians kicked off their Indian Premier League training camp on Monday at the Wankhede Stadium, under the watchful eyes of chief coach John Wright, chief mentor Anil Kumble and assistant coach Robin Singh.

Numerous Pak cricketers to feature in Sri Lankan Premier League 2013

The Sri Lankan Premier League is set to attract a large number of Pakistani spectators as players from the country will rule the roost in each of the seven participating teams.

IPL matches stay put in Chennai: BCCI

The Indian cricket board has no plans to shift Indian Premier League (IPL) matches out of Chennai despite threats by Tamil activists to disrupt games involving Sri Lankan players.

Michael Clarke to consult medics before making IPL Commitments

Australian captain Michael Clarke has said that he will consult with medical experts before making a decision about playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL), although he added that it is unlikely that his back and hamstring problems will keep him out of the Ashes tour.

Windies women's team returns home to big welcome

The West Indies women`s cricket team returned to the Caribbean following a long but successful tour of Asia.