Asian Games: Baseball comes to the rescue for Korean cricket
Asian Games: Baseball comes to the rescue for Korean cricket

Cricket novices South Korea are banking on professional baseball stars to convert home runs into sixes and boundaries at the Twenty20 competition in the Asian Games.

Brendon McCullum's lavish home sold for more than 3 mln-dollars
Brendon McCullum's lavish home sold for more than 3 mln-dollars

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum's splendid home located in Christchurch, the largest city in South Island, has sold for more than three million dollars.

New cricket match altitude record set on `roof of Africa`
New cricket match altitude record set on `roof of Africa`

A group of international cricketers on Friday set a new record for the highest-ever match with a lung busting effort at the top of Kilimanjaro.

Highest game `hardest Test` for South African icon Makhaya Ntini
Highest game `hardest Test` for South African icon Makhaya Ntini

South African cricket legend Makhaya Ntini learned to play barefoot before being talent spotted and handed a pair of boots, and he knows about bowling on a bumpy pitch.

Selectors considering dropping Younis Khan from Pakistan's ODI squad
Selectors considering dropping Younis Khan from Pakistan's ODI squad

Pakistan cricket team selectors are reportedly considering the option to drop veteran batsman Younis Khan from national ODI squad while asking captain Misbah-ul-Haq to bat at the crucial number three position.

Asian Games can divert viewers of Champions League T20
Asian Games can divert viewers of Champions League T20

The quadrennial multi-sporting event, Asiad, has officially started after its opening ceremony on Friday at Incheon. The 17th edition of the Asian Games is a two-week event which would run parallel with the sixth edition of the Champions League T20.

Shahid Afridi may quit other formats to focus on T20 after World Cup 2015
Shahid Afridi may quit other formats to focus on T20 after World Cup 2015

Pakistan's flamboyant allrounder and national T20 captain Shahid Afridi may join the growing band of international cricketers who have opted to retire from other formats to focus only on T20 cricket.

Shahid Afridi hails PCB decision to appoint him long-term T20 skipper
Shahid Afridi hails PCB decision to appoint him long-term T20 skipper

Newly appointed Pakistan twenty20 skipper Shahid Afridi has hailed the decision of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to appoint him as captain until the 2016 World T20 event.

Players need to shed their 'fear' of defeat: Shahid Afridi
Players need to shed their 'fear' of defeat: Shahid Afridi

Soon after being re-appointed as Pakistan Twenty20 captain, flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi today urged his players to shed of any "fear" of losing and play their "natural" game.

PCB names Shahid Afridi T20 skipper; Misbah-ul-Haq retains ODI captaincy
PCB names Shahid Afridi T20 skipper; Misbah-ul-Haq retains ODI captaincy

The Pakistan Cricket Board on Tuesday named Shahid Afridi as the skipper of Pakistan's Twenty20 squad until 2016.

Players' chief sees 'positive' in Moeen Ali row
Players' chief sees 'positive' in Moeen Ali row

The head of England`s Professional Cricketers` Association has said Moeen Ali should take it as a "positive" that he was booed by large sections of the crowd during England`s three-run Twenty20 win over India at Birmingham`s Edgbaston ground on Sunday.

Fawad Alam leading contender for Pakistan T20 captaincy: Report
Fawad Alam leading contender for Pakistan T20 captaincy: Report

A report has revealed that Pakistani cricketer Fawad Alam has emerged as a potential contender for the post of the national Twenty20 team captain that has been vacant since Mohammad Hafeez resigned the post last April.

Aaron Finch takes over as Aussie T20 captain
Aaron Finch takes over as Aussie T20 captain

Top-ranked batsman Aaron Finch was named as Australia`s new Twenty20 captain on Monday after George Bailey stood down to focus on next year`s World Cup.

Eoin Morgan glad to leave England all smiles after T20 win
Eoin Morgan glad to leave England all smiles after T20 win

 Stand-in skipper Eoin Morgan said he hoped England`s thrilling three-run Twenty20 win over India in their final home international match of the season would spur the team on to greater heights ahead of the World Cup. 

India vs England, T20 - As it happened...
India vs England, T20 - As it happened...

Live coverage of the one-off T20 match between India and England being played at Edgbaston, Birmingham.

George Bailey steps down as Australia's T20 captain
George Bailey steps down as Australia's T20 captain

George Bailey today stepped down as Australia's Twenty20 captain, saying that he wants to focus on his Test career.

England's Tim Bresnan ruled out of India Twenty20 game
England's Tim Bresnan ruled out of India Twenty20 game

 England all-rounder Tim Bresnan has been ruled out of Sunday`s Twenty20 international against India with a strained shoulder, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Friday.

Jason Roy plays down injury scare
Jason Roy plays down injury scare

 Uncapped South Africa-born batsman Jason Roy insisted he would be fit after suffering an injury scare on Sunday, hours after being included in England`s 14-man squad for next weekend`s Twenty20 international against India at Edgbaston.

Jacques Kallis to focus on IPL this season rather than Proteas` domestic cricket league

South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis is highly likely to wrap up his illustrious cricket career with Twenty20 commitments in India instead of being a part of his home domestic team Cape Cobras this season.

Graeme Smith named director of South African T20 tournament

Former Proteas captain Graeme Smith has been appointed tournament director for the country`s domestic Twenty20 competition, Cricket South Africa (CSA) said on Tuesday.