‘Feel like we’ve started another journey’ – Herath

  You could see what the Test series win over Bangladesh meant to Sri Lanka as they celebrated the tenth wicket with passion in Mirpur. There might be the odd question about beating a lower-ranked side missing their best player, but it wasn’t a cakewalk for the visitors. Sri Lanka have had some success in […]

De Villiers returns for last three ODIs

  AB de Villiers has been added to South Africa’s ODI squad for the remaining three matches against India, but a call on his availability for the pink match on Saturday at the Wanderers will only be taken at Friday’s practice. De Villiers missed the first three matches with a finger injury he sustained during […]

PCB slaps corruption charges on Nasir Jamshed

  After 12 months of allegations and only a minor charge, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has blinked and made its first major move against Nasir Jamshed. The PCB’s anti-corruption unit has formally charged the opening batsman for as many as five breaches of their anti-corruption code. Jamshed is already serving a one-year ban after […]

Indra Nooyi becomes ICC’s first independent woman director

  Indra Nooyi, the PepsiCo chairman and CEO, has been appointed to the ICC board as its first independent female director. Nooyi, whose appointment was unanimously confirmed in a meeting on Friday, will join the board in June 2018. Last year, the ICC had approved a wide list of changes to its governance structure, including […]

Mandhana, spinners smash South Africa to seal series win

  India women 302 for 3 (Mandhana 135, Kaur 55*, Krishnamurthy 51*) beat South Africa women 124 (Lee 73, Poonam 4-24, Gayakwad 2-24) by 178 runs Opener Smriti Mandhana smashed a career-best 135, and seamer Jhulan Goswami became the first bowler to 200 ODI wickets in women’s cricket, as India soared to a series win, […]