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Joe Root: 'Ashes will define my captaincy'
Joe Root: 'Ashes will define my captaincy'

Captain's head-to-head with rival Pat Cummins could be major factor as Gabba Test looms

Axar Patel cameo, top-order contributions help India set New Zealand improbable 540
Axar Patel cameo, top-order contributions help India set New Zealand improbable 540

Ajaz Patel finished with 14 wickets in the match, before R Ashwin removed Tom Latham in the chase

Babar and Azhar fifties bolster Pakistan on rain-truncated second day
Babar and Azhar fifties bolster Pakistan on rain-truncated second day

The weather lived up to the original forecast of rain on Sunday, and it is likely to continue into the third and fourth days

Travis Head wins the race to be Australia's No. 5 in the Ashes
Travis Head wins the race to be Australia's No. 5 in the Ashes

Mitchell Starc will complete the fast-bowling trio alongside Josh Hazlewood and captain Pat Cummins

Andre Russell inspires Deccan Gladiators to Abu Dhabi T10 title with brutal 90 not out
Andre Russell inspires Deccan Gladiators to Abu Dhabi T10 title with brutal 90 not out

Reinvented as an opener, Russell dominates 159-run stand with Tom Kohler-Cadmore

Sacked staff seek legal action after racism crisis prompts Yorkshire purge
Sacked staff seek legal action after racism crisis prompts Yorkshire purge

Culled staff had written to board deploring reputational damage Rafiq allegations had inflicted on club

Battle-hardened Ollie Robinson hopes to 'unsettle' Australia after stop-start build-up
Battle-hardened Ollie Robinson hopes to 'unsettle' Australia after stop-start build-up

Seamer hopes lessons of 2019-20 Lions tour will serve him well in maiden Ashes series

VVS Laxman to be part of India's U-19 World Cup contingent
VVS Laxman to be part of India's U-19 World Cup contingent

Former India batter to officially take over NCA job on December 13

Ajaz Patel after 10-for: 'One of the greatest cricketing days in my life'
Ajaz Patel after 10-for: 'One of the greatest cricketing days in my life'

As a result of the 10-for, he has something to do as he quarantines when he goes back home

Nazmul Hassan wants to investigate T20 WC debacle after BCB committee's report
Nazmul Hassan wants to investigate T20 WC debacle after BCB committee's report

BCB president believes the fact-finding committee's report may not yield much

Mehidy Hasan Miraz: Rest of Bangladesh attack couldn't apply pressure like Taijul and Shakib
Mehidy Hasan Miraz: Rest of Bangladesh attack couldn't apply pressure like Taijul and Shakib

Spinner says the hosts' bowlers failed to form partnerships as Pakistan put on 161 for 2 on day one in Dhaka

Eileen Ash, oldest-ever Test cricketer, dies aged 110
Eileen Ash, oldest-ever Test cricketer, dies aged 110

ECB pay tribute to "a remarkable woman who led an extraordinary life"

Shakib Al Hasan picked for New Zealand Tests despite not wanting to travel
Shakib Al Hasan picked for New Zealand Tests despite not wanting to travel

BCB president Nazmul Hassan said the allrounder informed the board "unofficially", and would need to do so "officially"

Babar, Azhar take Pakistan to solidarity on start-stop day
Babar, Azhar take Pakistan to solidarity on start-stop day

The pair added an unbeaten 91 for the third wicket before the entire third session was called off due to bad light

Tendulkar: Punishing good deliveries hallmark of Agarwal's innings
Tendulkar: Punishing good deliveries hallmark of Agarwal's innings

Tendulkar also praises Gill, saying the batter has the technique to bat at any position in Tests

India dominate after Ajaz Patel claims historic 10-for
India dominate after Ajaz Patel claims historic 10-for

India decide against enforcing follow-on after visitors fold for 62; Siraj, spinners run amok

Cameron Green a key element in workload and rotation debate
Cameron Green a key element in workload and rotation debate

Justin Langer confident in Australia's fast-bowling depth if reinforcements are needed

India to tour SA for three Tests, three ODIs in rejigged tour; T20Is postponed
India to tour SA for three Tests, three ODIs in rejigged tour; T20Is postponed

Tour to start on December 26 in Centurion as India's arrival in South Africa delayed by a week

Justin Langer hopes that Tim Paine could return to Test cricket
Justin Langer hopes that Tim Paine could return to Test cricket

"Not sure we've seen the end of him but we'll wait and see, that will be his decision"

Squad vs Squad: how do Australia and England stack up?
Squad vs Squad: how do Australia and England stack up?

The series will involve Ashes veterans and some players new to the contest