An unbeaten century from Jonny Bairstow helped England stroll to a seven-wicket victory over West Indies in the opening match of their one-day series at Old Trafford this morning.
South African strike bowler Dale Steyn has delayed his return from a lengthy injury layoff after withdrawing from a domestic first-class series match because he felt he was not ready.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has agreed to back Pakistan's efforts to resume international cricket in their own country and said it would provide financial assistance for security needs.
Pakistan hosted the first of three T20 games against a touring World XI, winning by 20 runs in a packed stadium in the eastern city of Lahore.
England captain Joe Root has backed his side to achieve "something special" during this year's Ashes series in Australia.
England seamer James Anderson described it as "surreal" as he became only the sixth bowler to take 500 test wickets
The Otago Sparks are going to have to work twice as hard to defend their twenty20 crown this season.
Nathan Lyon claimed six for 60 to bowl Australia to an emphatic series-equalling seven-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the second and final test.
Canterbury batsman Henry Nicholls will lead New Zealand A in two first-class matches and five one-day matches in a tour of India later this month.
Molyneux Park's first-class status has been confirmed with four-day cricket returning to the venue for the first time in 13 years.
Australian David Warner's second successive hundred against Bangladesh helped his side maintain their slight advantage.
The trickle of New Zealand players shunning international cricket to play in lucrative twenty20 competitions could become more of a torrent.
If Anna Campbell is not the first female board member of the Otago Cricket Association - she is certainly the first in a long time.
David Warner made 88 not out and featured in two significant partnerships to lead Australia's robust reply to Bangladesh's first-innings total of 305 in the second and final test on Tuesday.
Molyneux Park has a new groundsman and work to upgrade the dressing rooms has been scheduled.
Captain Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman shared a century stand to help Bangladesh fightback in the second test against Australia.
Brendon McCullum will miss his team's push for the Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 title after breaking a bone while batting.
The Oval cricket stadium in London was evacuated after a crossbow bolt was fired onto the pitch during a match.
The red ball is quickly becoming a museum piece after Dunedin’s clubs elected to play all limited-overs cricket with the white ball this summer.
The University Oval has seen its share of intriguing battles but an equally compelling contest is playing out off the field.