India colts came out with a brilliant bowling display to defeat Bangladesh by a mere five runs in a low-scoring thriller to win the U-19 Asia Cup in Colombo on Saturday.
Cricket must make significant changes to protect players and reduce environmental impacts, according to a major report by academics and sports scientists examining the increasing impacts of the global climate crisis on the sport.
Nabi hit an unbeaten 84 off 54 balls under pressure to guide Afghanistan to 164-6 before Mujeeb claimed a career best 4-15 to help his side dismiss Bangladesh for 139 in 19.5 overs for their world record 12 successive Twenty20 international win.
Australia will hope star batsman Steve Smith can inspire an Ashes revival after their stunning one-wicket loss to England in the third Test at Headingley. Ashes-holders Australia were on the brink of retaining the urn only for Ben Stokes’s astonishing 135 not out
The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) has decided to rename the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium as the Arun Jaitley Stadium after the former DDCA President and BCCI Vice-President.
Brothers Irfan Ahmed and Nadeem Ahmed were banned for life and their team-mate Haseeb Amjad is barred from all forms of cricket for five years.
Many sporting careers contain their share of ups and downs but few can match the highs and lows that have come the way of England’s Ben Stokes. He became a national hero for the second time in just over a month when his astounding 135 not out
After being rested for the limited-over series against the West Indies, pacer Jasprit Bumrah produced a clinical bowling display against the hosts, specially in the second innings of the first Test as he scalped 5 for 7 runs, starring in India’s massive 318-run win.
Former captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Tuesday emerged as the favourite to take over as Pakistan’s cricket coach after Mickey Arthur was axed following a disappointing World Cup.