England captain Alastair Cook says players involved in match-fixing should serve life bans, but he will have no problem facing Pakistan's Mohammad Amir, who is returning to test cricket after a five-year suspension for spot-fixing.
Captain Alistair Cook hopes pace bowler Stephen Finn can join the party as England chase a 3-0 series whitewash over Sri Lanka when the third test begins at Lord's.
Paceman Kagiso Rabada led a brilliant South Africa bowling display that lifted the Proteas to a 47-run win over Australia in the triangular one-day international series in Guyana.
Otago cricket may part with tradition and import a coach this summer.
Nottinghamshire's Riki Wessels and Michael Lumb hit the highest partnership total in English one-day cricket at Trent Bridge.
Spinners Nathan Lyon and Adam Zampa tore through the West Indies batting line-up to set up a dominant Australian victory by six wickets in the second match of a triangular one-day international series in Guyana.
Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard made triumphant returns to the West Indies team in a comfortable victory over South Africa in the opening match in a triangular one-day international series.
Brendon McCullum put the swagger back into New Zealand cricket but strength and conditioning coach Chris Donaldson gave the Black Caps the muscle to follow through. Cricket writer Adrian Seconi caught up with the former New Zealand and Otago sprint champion.
The money has been put aside, now it is up to the councillors to decide whether it is worth spending $640,000 to upgrade the Queenstown Events Centre.
England fast bowler James Anderson has jumped above compatriot Stuart Broad at the top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) test bowling rankings after his fine display in the ongoing test series against Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka fast bowler Shaminda Eranga has been reported for a suspect action during the second test defeat against England in Durham, the International Cricket Council (ICC) says.
Alastair Cook became the first Englishman to reach 10,000 test runs before leading his team to an emphatic nine-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the second test to wrap up the series.
Captain Alastair Cook savoured a special moment in his glittering career after becoming the first England cricketer to reach 10,000 test runs during the second test against Sri Lanka in Durham.
A side strain is almost a rite of passage for young fast bowlers.
Sunrisers Hyderabad's David Warner led them to a maiden Indian Premier League (IPL) title after the bowlers derailed Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) chase to fashion an eight-run victory.
England moved towards victory in the second test against Sri Lanka, whose batsmen showed sufficient resolve to push the game into a fourth day, if not to affect a result that still seems inevitable.
For the first time in nine seasons it will be someone else's responsibility to prepare the playing surface at the University Oval.
A collaborative approach between the Otago Cricket Association and the Dunedin City Council paid dividends yesterday with news the University Oval will host a test and two one-dayers during the next two summers.
There is a new cricket business in town and it is the Dunedin City Council.
It would have been a no-brainer if it did not mean many, many more nights away from his family.