Anderson helps England dominate Pakistan in Test

SHARJAH: Paceman James Anderson led Englandís efforts to level the series against Pakistan with four wickets on the opening day of the third and...

On stony ground: Asian cricketers find Saudi solace

RIYADH: Even the best groundkeeper’s skills would be lost on this grassless pitch in the Saudi capital Riyadh where Asian expats make the most...

Mishra gets bail after arrest in assault case

MUMBAI: India leg-spinner Amit Mishra was arrested by police and then released on bail in Bengaluru yesterday in connection with a complaint of assault...

Sri Lanka spinners seal 2-0 series win

COLOMBO: Left-arm spinners Rangana Herath and Milinda Siriwardana shared seven wickets as Sri Lanka thumped the West Indies by 72 runs in the second...

Pakistan overcome England challenge to win Dubai Test

DUBAI: Pakistan’s bowlers wore down tough resistance from England’s tail to win the second Test by an emphatic 178-run margin in Dubai yesterday, taking...

South Africa thrash India to clinch ODI series

MUMBAI: Quinton de Kock, Faf du Plessis and AB de Villiers all hit centuries as South Africa thrashed India by 214 wins yeterday to...

Pakistan press for win after Younis’ hundred

DUBAI: Pakistan grabbed three wickets including the key scalp of Alastair Cook to sense victory in the second Test against England after Younis Khan...

Windies bid to do Sobers proud

COLOMBO: The West Indies will look to the legendary Garfield Sobers for inspiration as they bid for an unlikely series-saving victory when they take...

Record-breaking Indian opener Sehwag retires

NEW DELHI: Swashbuckling opener Virender Sehwag, the only Indian batsman ever to score a triple century in Test match cricket, announced his international retirement...

Indian activists storm BCCI over Pakistan talks

MUMBAI: Dozens of activists stormed the Mumbai offices of India’s cricket board yesterday to disrupt planned talks on resuming matches against Pakistan, the latest...

ICC withdraws Pakistani umpire from India games

DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced yesterday that it has withdrawn Pakistani umpire Aleem Dar from the one-day games in India following activists’...

De Kock, Morkel help S Africa down India

RAJKOT: Quinton de Kock hit 103 and Morne Morkel claimed four for 39 as South Africa brushed aside India by 18 runs in the...

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7th August