Brilliant Broad lifts England to series win in S Africa

By Mark Gleeson JOHANNESBURG, Jan 16 : A venomous spell of fast bowling from Stuart Broad led England to an emphatic seven- wicket win over South Africa in the third test on Saturday to clinch the series. Broad’s brilliant return of 6-17 on a lively wicket skittled the Proteas for 83 in their second innings […]

England take slight first innings lead over South Africa

By Mark Gleeson JOHANNESBURG, Jan 16 : Jonny Bairstow scored a brisk 45 to help England to a 10-run first innings lead over South Africa before Kagiso Rabada completed a first test five-wicket haul on the third day of the third test at the Wanderers today. Bairstow added 41 runs to his overnight total to […]

Aditya Verma urges implementation of Lodha panel recommendations

Kolkata, Jan 15 : Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary Aditya Verma on Friday wrote to the chief ministers of the states having unrecognised cricket associations on Friday urging them to ask the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to implement the Lodha Panel’s recommendation of representation of all states in the BCCI. […]

Hastings in for Hazlewood for Melbourne ODI against India

Brisbane, Jan 15 : Fast bowler John Hastings has been retained in Australia’s squad for the third One-Day International (ODI) against India, set to take place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Sunday. Hastings steps in for fellow seam bowler Josh Hazlewood, who has been given a break for the remainder of the home […]

Pakistan pacer Amir booed on international return

Auckland, Jan 15 : Mohammad Amir’s return to international cricket after a five-year gap was not a happy one as the controversial Pakistan pacer was booed by the crowd during the first Twenty20 International (T20I) against New Zealand here on Friday. The 23-year-old was making his first appearance for Pakistan since returning from a five-year […]