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Latham, nightwatchman Somerville frustrate India on fifth morning
Latham, nightwatchman Somerville frustrate India on fifth morning

India wicketless in the first session of day five as NZ look to save the Kanpur Test

Liton Das digs in as Bangladesh lead by 159 at lunch
Liton Das digs in as Bangladesh lead by 159 at lunch

Overnight batter Yasir Ali was taken for scans after a delayed concussion

Debutant Yasir goes off concussed after delayed effect from Shaheen bouncer
Debutant Yasir goes off concussed after delayed effect from Shaheen bouncer

Nurul Hasan was named as Yasir's concussion substitute, although he won't be allowed to keep wickets

Six Sri Lankan women cricketers test positive for Covid-19
Six Sri Lankan women cricketers test positive for Covid-19

The players had taken part in the World Cup qualifiers in Zimbabwe; unclear whether the positive tests were for the new Omicron variant

Sports psychologist helps put Josh Inglis on right path
Sports psychologist helps put Josh Inglis on right path

The uncapped wicketkeeper is in the running alongside Alex Carey to replace Tim Paine

More WBBL matches could move to primetime as viewership hits new records
More WBBL matches could move to primetime as viewership hits new records

The crowd for the final in Perth set a new benchmark for a standalone WBBL match

Carey's century trumped by Renshaw as Queensland slay South Australia
Carey's century trumped by Renshaw as Queensland slay South Australia

Renshaw hammered 156 from 109 balls after Gurinder Sandhu's hat-trick had restricted the home side

Phil Salt, Tom Banton show off their credentials at Abu Dhabi T10
Phil Salt, Tom Banton show off their credentials at Abu Dhabi T10

Across a weekend of triple-headers, there has been an exhibition of opening batting on display

England wary as new Covid variant raises prospect of tighter travel rules
England wary as new Covid variant raises prospect of tighter travel rules

Tourists yet to make a call on whether Stokes will play first Test

Kraigg Brathwaite reveals batting blueprint on Galle turner
Kraigg Brathwaite reveals batting blueprint on Galle turner

West Indies captain wants his batters to 'be clear about whether you're playing forward or back'

L Sivaramakrishnan: 'I have been colour discriminated all my life'
L Sivaramakrishnan: 'I have been colour discriminated all my life'

Former India legspinner was responding to a tweet on online trolling faced by cricket commentators

Luke Ronchi: 'Pitch holding up better than expected'
Luke Ronchi: 'Pitch holding up better than expected'

New Zealand batting coach disappointed with Young's lbw dismissal, but still hopeful of a positive result

Second chances key to solving racism crisis - Ashely Giles
Second chances key to solving racism crisis - Ashely Giles

There must be scope to rehabilitate, says managing director of England men's cricket

Vikram Rathour: 'Pujara, Rahane will play important knocks for us in future'
Vikram Rathour: 'Pujara, Rahane will play important knocks for us in future'

India's batting coach throws his weight behind the two under-fire "senior cricketers"

Vernon Philander to leave Bangladesh early because of changed Covid-19 situation in South Africa
Vernon Philander to leave Bangladesh early because of changed Covid-19 situation in South Africa

The Pakistan bowling consultant was scheduled to leave the squad after the first Test anyway, but has had to change his plans

Dinesh Chandimal 'hopes to give it everything' to revive career
Dinesh Chandimal 'hopes to give it everything' to revive career

Having received a lifeline due to Dickwella's suspension, he hopes to make the opportunities count

Can West Indies spark comeback in spin-haven Galle?
Can West Indies spark comeback in spin-haven Galle?

Some West Indies batters showed signs that they can handle such conditions in the big first-Test defeat, but they will need plenty of application and determination

'Still up in the air' - Alex Carey and Josh Inglis neck and neck to replace Tim Paine
'Still up in the air' - Alex Carey and Josh Inglis neck and neck to replace Tim Paine

Carey makes 101 off 93 for South Australia, but Australia assistant coach Andrew McDonald does not know yet who will play the first Test against England

Afridi brings Pakistan back in the contest after Taijul puts Bangladesh on top
Afridi brings Pakistan back in the contest after Taijul puts Bangladesh on top

Hosts go to stumps on the third day at 39 for 4 in their second innings for an overall lead of 83 runs

Crucial fifties from Shreyas Iyer and Wriddhiman Saha set NZ 284 target
Crucial fifties from Shreyas Iyer and Wriddhiman Saha set NZ 284 target

Ashwin strikes early to make New Zealand's final-day task tougher