Monday, February 18, 2019

Ashes to dashes as England and Australia fail Test exam

LONDON: One of the charms of Test cricket is that a match scheduled to last five days allows for the possibility of a fightback,...

Ashwin helps India level Sri Lanka series

COLOMBO: Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin caused a dramatic Sri Lanka collapse as India completed a crushing 278-run victory in the second Test in Colombo yesterday...

India eye victory after Sangakkara falls for 18

COLOMBO: Kumar Sangakkara, the fifth-highest run-scorer in Test history, was dismissed for 18 in his last international innings yesterday to leave Sri Lanka in...

Aussies win final Ashes Test

LONDON: Australia sent captain Michael Clarke into international retirement with an innings and 46-run victory in the fifth and final Ashes Test at The...

India take charge after Mathews’s century

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews hit a century before India fought back to assume control of the second Test at the P. Sara...

Ashwin stuns Sri Lanka

GALLE: Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin grabbed six wickets as India bowled out Sri Lanka for 183 but then stumbled briefly in reply in a rousing...

Zimbabwe stun NZ

HARARE: Craig Ervine’s maiden century upstaged Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson’s record-breaking exploits as Zimbabwe stunned New Zealand by seven wickets in the first...

Pakistan win T20 thriller

COLOMBO: Shahid Afridi and Anwar Ali played key roles as Pakistan ended a successful tour of Sri Lanka with a thrilling one-wicket victory in...

Anderson’s Ashes best rocks Aussies

BIRMINGHAM: James Anderson returned the best Ashes figures of his career as England took charge on the first day of the third Test against...

Sri Lanka end Pakistan ODI series with big win

HAMBANTOTA: Kusal Perera led Sri Lanka’s strong batting display to give the hosts a comprehensive, but academic, 165-run win over Pakistan in the fifth...

India court clears Sreesanth, others over IPL spot-fixing

NEW DELHI: A New Delhi court yesterday cleared Test fast bowler Shanthakumaran Sreesanth and two other players of spotfixing during the Indian Premier League,...

Rain-hit Bangladesh SA Test ends in draw

CHITTAGONG: The first cricket Test between Bangladesh and South Africa ended in a draw yesterday after rain washed out the fifth day’s play in...

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