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Misbah hopes confidence can prop brittle top order

37 minutes agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq is hoping to fill a misfiring batting line-up with confidence in order to improve their performance in a shaky campaign

Draw takes Otago to third

1 hour agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Michael Papps registered his 26th first-class century on the last day of Wellington's draw in their Plunket Shield game against Otago

Seekkuge Prasanna to be flown in as cover for Herath

2 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Legspinning allrounder Seekkuge Prasanna will be flown to Australia as cover for the injured Rangana Herath, SLC has said

Pakistan seek more points in packed week

3 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Pakistan are playing their second of three games in the space of a week. Having earned their first points of the tournament against Zimbabwe on Sunday, they will seek to climb the group against UAE

South Africa bat; Ireland recall McBrine

4 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Ireland will be immediately confronted with the challenge of South Africa's formidable batting order after AB de Villiers opted to bat in Canberra

BCCI power triangle leaves question mark over control

10 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

When the dust had settled on the BCCI elections, one thing was clear: the board would no longer be controlled by one man or group

2015 World Cup: The First Fortnight

The first fortnight of the world cup showcased a new style of One Day Cricket. The storylines is of 300 being a 'par' score, of teams attacking endlessly are variously true. The central story of this World Cup has been the quality of the wickets.A top quality wicket can produce a high quality 50 over game. Show More Summary

Root struggles to paint healthy picture

16 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

To hear Joe Root talk the day after England's latest defea you would have thought they had experienced one bad day. Root suggested it was "not fair" to conclude from recent results that a chasm exists between England and the best ODIs sides. But it is not

BCCI elections to be challenged in court

17 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

The BCCI's twice deferred election is set to be challenged in the Bombay High Court on Tuesday over the decision to allow the Baroda Cricket Association president Samarjit Sinh Gaekwad to represent the BCA in the election

Thrilling win takes Northern Districts to top

18 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Northern Districts registered a 43-run win over Central Districts in Whangarei with only 3.5 overs left on the last day in a match where both teams made brave declarations in pursuit of a victory

Halsall wants Bangladesh to shake off big-stage pressure

20 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Bangladesh fielding coach Richard Halsall has asked the players to enjoy their time in the field and not get bogged down by the big stage they have to perform on

Cricket Show 299: Competition Winner

21 hours agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

This week's winner of the Cricket Show podcast question competition is Sripath. She wins a free coaching course from PitchVision Academy. The winning question was, "I am a top order batsman. My boundary shots always falls 10ft short....Show More Summary

Behardien aspires to emulate de Villiers

21 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

AB de Villiers' record-breaking feats serve as inspiration to aspiring cricketers from Durban to Dunedin but it turns out he has the same effect on those in his own dressing room

'Steyn's fire and energy is awesome' - Behardien

23 hours agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Dale Steyn has yet to hit top gear at the tournament, but South Africa are confident he'll be able to turn it around when he plays his 100th ODI, against Ireland in the World Cup

Dalmiya becomes president, Thakur secretary

Jagmohan Dalmiya was unanimously elected the president of the BCCI, more than a decade after he last held the position, at the board's AGM in Chennai

Birrell wary of 'angry' Ireland

Having been with Ireland for five years, current South Africa assistant coach Adrian Birrell knows they would fight even harder to make their claim on behalf of the Associates

Can Stefan Bellof Improve Your Cricket In Wet Conditions?

Who is Stefan Bellof? He's not a expert groundsman who specialises in dealing with Asian conditions. He's not a new age coach who as formulated a statistical analysis of shot success rates in varied environments. Stefan Bellof was the master of the wet weather track in F1. Show More Summary

Faulkner out to prove fitness for Perth

The World Cup could finally begin for James Faulkner at the WACA on Wednesday. His availability for Australia's fourth group match against Afghanistan in Perth will hinge on how he pulls up after bowling in the side's optional training session on Monday a

Make Up, Front Up

Be they good games, great games or poor showings, you can't bag the level of commitment and support teams have had from their spectators.

Ireland hope to outwit de Villiers

Ever since Boyd Rankin was lured to England as part of cricket's uneven class system, Ireland have lacked that extra gear of speed

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