Wriddhiman Saha deserves to be 'keeper in Tests for next 5 years: Virat Kohli
Wriddhiman Saha deserves to be 'keeper in Tests for next 5 years: Virat Kohli

India's Test captain Virat Kohli feels that it will be difficult to replace someone like Mahendra Singh Dhoni but Wriddhiman Saha according to him "deserves" to don the big gloves for the national team for the "next five to six years".

Worried Pakistan might try Sarfraz Ahmed against South Africa
Worried Pakistan might try Sarfraz Ahmed against South Africa

Worried over constant failure of the top-order in the ongoing ICC cricket World Cup, Pakistan team management is set to draft in wicketkeeper batsman Sarfraz Ahmed in their crucial Pool B match against South Africa in Auckland on Friday.

Record-breaker Sangakkara sets up Sri Lanka win against New Zealand
Record-breaker Sangakkara sets up Sri Lanka win against New Zealand

Kumar Sangakkara scored an unbeaten 113 and then returned to break the world record for the most dismissals by a wicketkeeper in one-day internationals as Sri Lanka beat New Zealand by 34 runs in the seventh and final match in Wellington on Thursday.

India to continue bouncing tactics on Aussie Brad Haddin
India to continue bouncing tactics on Aussie Brad Haddin

India have vowed to continue bowling short-pitch deliveries to Brad Haddin as the visitors believe the wicketkeeper remains vulnerable to the bouncer after watching him fend meekly in the second innings of the second Test even though he scored 55 here Saturday.

India vs Australia: Dhoni sets record for most stumpings in international cricket
India vs Australia: Dhoni sets record for most stumpings in international cricket

Indian skipper and wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni Saturday set a record for the most number of stumpings in international cricket on day two of the third Test against Australia at the Melbourne Cericket Ground (MCG) here.

England call up Sam Billings to Cricket World Cup squad
England call up Sam Billings to Cricket World Cup squad

England have added wicketkeeper Sam Billings to their provisional squad for next year`s World Cup in place of the injured Craig Kieswetter.

Cricket Australia rebuff selector Mark Waugh's "marketing" comment
Cricket Australia rebuff selector Mark Waugh's "marketing" comment

Australia selector Mark Waugh refreshingly candid departure from sport media-speak when he let slip that Cricket Australia wanted their test team selected early for "marketing reasons" has been swiftly rebuffed by the governing body on Friday.

Aussie wicketkeeper Brad Haddin out of South Africa ODI series, doubtful for India Test series
Aussie wicketkeeper Brad Haddin out of South Africa ODI series, doubtful for India Test series

Wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has been ruled out of all five matches in Australia`s one-day series against South Africa, putting him in further doubt for next month`s Tests against India, Cricket Australia said Friday.

Robin Uthappa returns to India reckoning
Robin Uthappa returns to India reckoning

Flamboyant batsman Robin Uthappa returns to Indian One Day International squad for the two remaining matches against the visiting Sri Lankan team. He replaces wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha.

Kevin Pietersen may never play in England again: Geraint Jones
Kevin Pietersen may never play in England again: Geraint Jones

Kevin Pietersen may have played his last professional game of cricket in England, former international team mate Geraint Jones said on Thursday.

Matt Prior, Jonathan Trott lose England contracts, Ben Stokes a surprise
Matt Prior, Jonathan Trott lose England contracts, Ben Stokes a surprise

Wicketkeeper Matt Prior and struggling batsman Jonathan Trott have lost their central contacts with England, though all-rounder Ben Stokes has been rewarded despite a poor home series against India.

India vs England: Farokh Engineer despairs of `embarrassing` India

Former India wicketkeeper Farokh Engineer lamented the team`s "embarrassing" innings and 54-run defeat by England in the third Test at Old Trafford on Saturday, criticising both the players and coach Duncan Fletcher.

Ramdin holds top order batsmen responsible for defeat

Captain Denesh Ramdin has scolded frontline batsmen on the West Indies for not transforming their starts into substantial scores during the third and deciding Test match against New Zealand here.

Buttler service impresses Cook

England captain Alastair Cook said Jos Buttler didn`t deserve to be on the losing side after his stunning century so nearly led to a remarkable win over Sri Lanka.

Change of captain no guarantee of success, says Findlay

Former West Indies chairman of selectors Mike Findlay says there is no guarantee the change of captaincy will result in a turnaround in the Test fortunes of the regional team.

England looks for wicketkeeper as Matt Prior out of action due to Achilles injury

Domestic England cricketer Craig Kieswetter or Steve Davies might return to Test cricket with the national side looking for a wicketkeeper as Matt Prior would be missing from action due to his Achilles injury.

England post too good to turn down, says Farbrace

England`s new assistant coach Paul Farbrace admitted on Thursday that it was impossible turn down the job even though he will have mixed feelings when he faces former employers Sri Lanka next month.

Kieswetter replaces injured Wright in England squad

 England have replaced injured Luke Wright with wicketkeeper-batsman Craig Kieswetter in their World Twenty20 squad.

Ramdin pleased with century but laments loss

Wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin is ruing West Indies’ series loss to England, despite his record maiden hundred in the third and final One-Day International here.

Root century tops Ramdin as England take series

A stroke-filled maiden century by Denesh Ramdin just wasn`t enough as England held on to defeat the West Indies by 25 runs in the deciding third and final one-day international on Wednesday.