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India retain same squad for final two South Africa tests

BENGALURU (Reuters) – India named an unchanged squad for the remaining two tests against South…

Johnson strikes twice as Perth test ends in draw

By David Gray PERTH (Reuters) – The second test between Australia and New Zealand fizzled…

Taylor goes from zero to record-breaking hero in a week

By Nick Mulvenney (Reuters) – They say a week is a long time in politics…

Smith hits back after Taylor’s 290 gives Black Caps lead

By David Gray PERTH (Reuters) – Skipper Steve Smith led Australia’s fightback after Ross Taylor…

New Zealand bowler Southee to make own call on fitness

PERTH (Reuters) – New Zealand pace bowler Tim Southee will make the decision about whether…

New Zealand coach Hesson wants more aggression from quicks

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has demanded more aggression from his fast…

Australian players wait to see whether the New Zealand batsmen will challenge a decision with the DRS (Decision Review System) for the wicket of New Zealand batsman Tom Latham (second L) off the bowling of Mitchell Marsh, during the first cricket test match between Australia and New Zealand in Brisbane, November 8, 2015. REUTERS/Patrick Hamilton

Australia declare, set New Zealand 504 to win

BRISBANE (Reuters) – Captain Steve Smith declared Australia’s second innings closed on 264-4 before the…

Khawaja finally fulfils his Australian dream

BRISBANE (Reuters) – Nearly five years after Usman Khawaja made his test debut to great…

The best of Mathew Hayden

There have been only a few players who had both the elegance and power to…

Yusuf Pathan and Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan: Top Five Moments

Once regarded as the 21st century Kapil Dev, Irfan Pathan turns 31 today. He has…

Pakistan beat England in nail-biting finish

By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) – Pakistan overcame belligerent resistance from England’s tail-enders to win…

Cook laments another bitter finale for England

By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) – Alastair Cook rued England’s first-innings collapse after his team…

Skipper Misbah lauds batsmen after Pakistan victory

By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) – Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq paid tribute to his batsmen after…

Sri Lanka strike after Brathwaite takes six

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Part-time spinner Kraigg Brathwaite took six wickets in an inspired bowling performance…

Pakistan extend lead after England’s morning collapse

By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) – Pakistan overcame the loss of two early wickets to…

Prasad gives Sri Lanka huge lead over West Indies

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood has expressed concerns about the safety of the…

Australia tour matches a roll call of auditions for test side

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s opening tour matches against New Zealand will be a roll call…

Glenn Maxwell eyes test spot

After cementing his place in the Australian one-day team, all rounder Glenn Maxwell has turned…

Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman receive honorary membership of the Madras Cricket Club

The historic 376-run Rahul Dravid-VVS Laxman partnership at the Eden Gardens against Australia in 2001…

India-South Africa tour

South Africa’s tour to India: Longest ever tour to the sub-continent

India is all set to host a marathon series against the mighty Proteas which will…

MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni looking to get into the brutal avatar

Four days to the start of the ODI series against Bangladesh in Mirpur, and Dhoni…

Ahmed Shehzad makes a comeback

AHMED SHEHZAD, the young face of Pakistan cricket, is set to be called upon for…

Murali Vijay: Then and Now

India opener Murali Vijay gave credit to¬† the Test opportunities he got in the last…