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Australia thrash Zimbabwe in ODI

HARARE: A brutal onslaught by Mitchell Marsh and George Maxwell carried Australia to a crushing 198-run victory over Zimbabwe in the first game of a one-day triangular series yesterday. Marsh…

De Kock leads SA to series sweep against Zimbabwe

BULAWAYO: Quinton de Kock’s quickfire 84 lead South Africa to a crushing 3-0 series victory over Zimbabwe as they won the third oneday international by seven wickets yesterday. De Kock…

Pollard, Ramdin rescue troubled West Indies

ST GEORGE’S: Kieron Pollard and Denesh Ramdin saved the West Indies from a humiliating defeat and engineered a threewicket victory over Bangladesh in the first one-day international at the National…

India struggles with Dhoni dilemma

MUMBAI: Beleaguered India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni appears set to retain his test captaincy role – if he has the desire to continue – due to a sheer lack of…

Lanka ponder life after the golden generation

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka are banking on young talent to see them through a transitional phase in Test cricket despite the departure of one batting great, another approaching retirement and an…

Shastri appointment ups pressure on Dhoni, Fletcher

LONDON: Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and coach Duncan Fletcher remain in place, but only time will tell if the appointment of Ravi Shastri as director of cricket is a temporary…

Jayawardene ends Test career in perfect style

COLOMBO: Mahela Jayawardene ended his illustrious 17-year test career in near perfect style in the whitewash win for Sri Lanka against Pakistan yesterday. A half-century at his home ground, another…

Sri Lanka sweep Pakistan, Herath grabs 14 wickets

COLOMBO: Rangana Herath’s 14-wicket match haul helped ensure former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene retired from test cricket with a series sweep against Pakistan yesterday. Herath took 5-57 in the…

Herath continues to torment Pakistan – Sri Lanka edge towards victory

COLOMBO: Left-arm spinner Rangana Herath captured four more Pakistan wickets to take his match tally to a career best 13 as Sri Lanka edged closer to victory in Mahela Jayawardene’s…

England rout India to seal emphatic series victory

LONDON: England inflicted yet another humiliating defeat upon India as they won the fifth and final Test at The Oval by an innings and 244 runs yesterday to complete a…

Jayawardene remains unbeaten after Herath heroics

COLOMBO: Mahela Jayawardene remained unbeaten on 49 in his farewell innings after spinner Rangana Herath’s career best figures of nine for 127 gave Sri Lanka control of the second test…

Fired-up Pakistan rattle S Lanka in second Test – Junaid ends the day with four for 69

COLOMBO: Mahela Jayawardene scored four streaky runs in his last Test as Pakistan’s bowlers dismantled Sri Lanka’s first innings at the start of the second and final match in Colombo…