• ‘Defeat will take a lot of time to digest’ – Mathews
    Sri Lanka felt their commanding lead of 376 should provide a straightforward victory, but a combination of the pitch flattening out, an inexperienced spin bowler and Younis Khan pulled the rug from under their feet ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • Mahmudullah, Anamul picked for ODIs against SA
    Mahmudullah and Anamul Haque were picked for the Bangladesh ODI squad for the first two of the three matches against South Africa ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • Pakistan soar to No. 3 in Tests
    Pakistan jumped from sixth place to third in the ICC Test rankings after wrapping up the series against Sri Lanka 2-1 ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • Pakistan 56 runs away from epic win
    Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq weathered the second new ball and steered Pakistan to within 56 runs of what will be their highest successful chase, and the sixth-highest for all teams ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • Clarke promises ‘tough cricket’ to win Ashes
    Michael Clarke underlined his side must stick to the methods that have reaped benefits in the past, which includes an aggressive, occasionally unsociable manner on the field ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • SA bat again, legspinner Leie debuts
    South Africa chose to bat once again after Faf du Plessis won the toss for the second time in the T20 series in Bangladesh ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • Malla hopes success will ‘bring happiness’ to Nepal
    After the devastating earthquake that struck Kathmandu in April, Gyanendra Malla is hoping that securing a World T20 berth could lift the spirits of the Nepali citizens ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • Parnell reports anonymous phone call
    Wayne Parnell has reported an anonymous phone call that was allegedly of a threatening nature made to his hotel room in Dhaka on the day of the first Twenty20 international ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • Uncapped Siriwardana, Pathirana in ODI squad
    Sri Lanka have selected two uncapped left-arm spinning allrounders - Milinda Siriwardana and Sachith Pathirana - for the ODI series against Pakistan ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • Shamsi, Samuels set up convincing win
    Marlon Samuels' 71 and South African chinaman Tabraiz Shamsi's career-best figures of 4 for 10 set up an eight-wicket win for St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots against Barbados Tridents ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-07
  • What England must do to win the Ashes
    England have not enjoyed consistent success at Test level since 2013 and these are some key areas that will decide if they can overcome Australia ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-06
  • Watson to help fill Harris gulf
    Shane Watson's greater experience of England and his capacity to bowl some of the kinds of spells Ryan Harris might have delivered for Australia appears set to squeeze him into the first Test team ahead of Mitchell Marsh ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-06
  • Trego retort fires up Somerset
    Peter Trego decided attack was the best form of defence as he rode his luck to forge an enterprising partnership of 140 with James Hildreth to put Somerset just 32 behind Sussex with six wickets intact ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-06
  • England search for inspiration in latest Ashes saga
    The Ashes remains the contest that defines careers. This is the series that will be remembered - can be remembered - long after a player has finished ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-06
  • News on Smith lifts a bleak Manchester day
    The only optimistic note on a grey day at Old Trafford was that Tom Smith's back operation had been a success. Smith, appointed Lancashire captain in February, has led them in just one championship game ... read more
    Source: Cricket news from ESPN Cricinfo.comPublished on 2015-07-06