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India strong favourites in traditional rivalry searching for spark
India strong favourites in traditional rivalry searching for spark

Pakistan will have to overcome a side with better personnel, and with their preparations having been hit

Shanaka backs young SL to 'do something big' at T20 World Cup
Shanaka backs young SL to 'do something big' at T20 World Cup

"I think they'll show what they've got in the World Cup. I had a big belief that our team could go a long distance."

Virat Kohli cautions against player burnout in trying to 'cover up' for cricket lost to Covid-19
Virat Kohli cautions against player burnout in trying to 'cover up' for cricket lost to Covid-19

"If you lose players then world cricket is not going to be better off. So there has to be a balance in the future"

Inexperienced Sri Lanka banking on pace attack to topple Bangladesh
Inexperienced Sri Lanka banking on pace attack to topple Bangladesh

Bangladesh, however, have the more reliable middle order, even if it hasn't quite clicked as they would have liked so far

Josh Hazlewood leads bowlers' show as Australia clinch nail-biter in opening Super 12s fixture
Josh Hazlewood leads bowlers' show as Australia clinch nail-biter in opening Super 12s fixture

Marcus Stoinis and Matthew Wade added 40 to take Australia home, after Aiden Markram and David Miller briefly arrested South Africa's slide with the bat

Sharjah pitches could be similar to those in Dhaka, and Russell Domingo is banking on that
Sharjah pitches could be similar to those in Dhaka, and Russell Domingo is banking on that

Bangladesh head coach expects Mahedi Hasan, Afif Hossain and Nurul Hasan to become key players for the team

'Can't create overnight what Hardik brings at No.6' - Virat Kohli
'Can't create overnight what Hardik brings at No.6' - Virat Kohli

India captain also believes pitches for T20 World Cup will be better for batting than they were in IPL

Pakistan omit Sarfaraz, Wasim and Nawaz for India match
Pakistan omit Sarfaraz, Wasim and Nawaz for India match

There are three pacers and two spinners in the 12 named on the eve of the match

Joe Mennie announces retirement from state cricket
Joe Mennie announces retirement from state cricket

The seamer, who has taken 297 first-class wickets, played one Test for Australia in 2016

WBBL round-up: Rain ruins all Saturday's matches
WBBL round-up: Rain ruins all Saturday's matches

Hurricanes were 5 for 107 when rain ended the match against Strikers and the weather did not relent

Side strain set to rule Maheesh Theekshana out of Sri Lanka-Bangladesh match
Side strain set to rule Maheesh Theekshana out of Sri Lanka-Bangladesh match

Mahela Jayawardene returns home after successful consultancy spell with team

Ryan ten Doeschate took call not to play final game before retirement - Ryan Campbell
Ryan ten Doeschate took call not to play final game before retirement - Ryan Campbell

Max O'Dowd praises "great servant to Dutch cricket" as Netherlands bow out of T20 World Cup

Manchester United owners, Adani Group among 22 entities bidding for new IPL teams
Manchester United owners, Adani Group among 22 entities bidding for new IPL teams

The teams will have to be based in any two cities out of Ahmedabad, Cuttack, Dharamsala, Guwahati, Indore and Lucknow

West Indies look to replicate 'never-say-die attitude' of 2016
West Indies look to replicate 'never-say-die attitude' of 2016

Captain Kieron Pollard denies that his team has a psychological edge over England as they go into a re-match of the final from five years ago

Tabraiz Shamsi to play South Africa's T20 World Cup opener after passing fitness test
Tabraiz Shamsi to play South Africa's T20 World Cup opener after passing fitness test

Captain Temba Bavuma says South Africa could field three frontline spinners, but will take call on the morning of the match

Lahiru Kumara and spinners combine as ruthless Sri Lanka thump clueless Netherlands
Lahiru Kumara and spinners combine as ruthless Sri Lanka thump clueless Netherlands

Wanindu Hasaranga and Maheesh Theekshana shared five wickets, as Netherlands folded for the second-lowest total in T20 World Cups

Peter Kruger, Pite van Biljon set up Knights' title win against Dolphins
Peter Kruger, Pite van Biljon set up Knights' title win against Dolphins

Bryce Parsons and Jason Smith put up a late fight for Dolphins before they eventually fell short

England-India agree to series decider at Edgbaston after fifth-Test postponement
England-India agree to series decider at Edgbaston after fifth-Test postponement

Concerts clash causes switch of venues, with Old Trafford hosting South Africa Test instead

Mandhana: 'It was amazing to watch our bowlers dominate Australia'
Mandhana: 'It was amazing to watch our bowlers dominate Australia'

Senior India player thrilled with the way the lower-middle order has been contributing for the past two-three series

'Contenders' England must go all-in as ageing West Indian stalwarts look for one last hurrah
'Contenders' England must go all-in as ageing West Indian stalwarts look for one last hurrah

In a group that also has Australia, Bangladesh, South Africa and, possibly, Sri Lanka, both teams would like to get on the board as soon as possible