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England crumble at Lord’s – Sharma bowls India to victory

LONDON: Ishant Sharma took seven wickets as India ended a run of 15 Tests without an away victory in an emphatic 95-run win over England at Lord’s yesterday. This victory,…

England, India search for positive spin after draw

MUMBAI: England and India will take a fresh look at their spin options for the second test at Lord’s after tail-enders exposed the limitations of both pace attacks in the…

South Africa’s Amla set for historic Test

GALLE: Hashim Amla will make history on Wednesday when he takes the field as South Africa’s first permanent non-white skipper, helming a team in transition after the retirements of Test…

Sri Lanka thrash South Africa

PALLEKELE:  Tillakaratne Dilshan starred with both the bat and the ball as Sri Lanka crushed South Africa by 87 runs in their second one-dayer yesterday to draw the three-match series…

Vijay keeps England at bay

NOTTINGHAM: Murali Vijay’s maiden overseas Test hundred took India to 259 for four at stumps on a grinding first day of a five-match series with England at Trent Bridge yesterday.…

India keen to keep Cook down

NOTTINGHAM: India are determined England captain Alastair Cook remains on the defensive in the first Test at Nottingham’s Trent Bridge starting today. Cook, upon whose leadership officials have staked plenty…

England all out to stem losing tide against India

LONDON: England aim to avoid a third consecutive series defeat and ease the pressure on captain Alastair Cook when they host India in a fivetest series for the first time…

Amla inspires South Africa to big victory in first ODI

COLOMBO: Opener Hashim Amla smashed 109 and Ryan McLaren took two wickets in three balls as South Africa thrashed Sri Lanka by 75 runs in their first one-dayer yesterday.    Amla,…

Petrofac wins Al-Rashed Cup

KUWAIT: Petrofac cricket team registered an exciting victory over Safety Plus by winning the Al-Rashed Cricket trophy by 10 runs at KOC’s Ahmadi cricket ground. Petrofac batted first and scored…

Vincent handed life ban after fixing confession

WELLINGTON: The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced a life ban on disgraced former New Zealand cricketer Lou Vincent yesterday, just hours after the player admitted he was a…

Sri Lanka win England series

LEEDS: Sri Lanka beat England by 100 runs, with just one ball to spare, to win the second Test at Headingley yesterday and so take the two-match series 1-0. There…

Prasad stuns England in second Test

LEEDS:  Dhammika Prasad’s dramatic four-wicket burst following a hundred from skipper Angelo Mathews left Sri Lanka on the brink of victory in the second Test against England at Headingley yesterday.…

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