Najibullah Zadran, who was the fifth wicket to fall for Afghanistan as Bangladesh fought back in the final ten overs, said that the match was in Afghanistan's control but the batsmen failed to execute at the death
Temba Bavuma congratulated the selectors for showing faith in his ability to open the batting after he became only the second South African to score a century on debut
Shakib Al Hasan became Bangladesh's highest wicket-taker in ODIs when he dismissed Rahmat Shah during the first ODI against Afghanistan in Mirpur, overtaking Abdur Razzak's current tally of 207
Sunil Gavaskar and Kapil Dev have joined the list of prominent commentators fielded by the BCCI to challenge some recommendations made by the Lodha panel
Shane Jurgensen, New Zealand's bowling coach, has promised a fight from his side on the final day of the Kanpur Test. New Zealand need to bat out 98 overs with only six wickets in hand and 341 to win
R Ashwin has chosen AB de Villiers' wicket in Nagpur last season, getting Kane Williamson twice in this Test and dismissing Kumar Sangakkara repeatedly in Sri Lanka last year as some of the special memories in his journey to 200 Test wickets
Opener Nicole Bolton's second ODI century set up Australia Women's 4-0 sweep of Sri Lanka Women in Colombo on Sunday
Nick Lee, the 32-year-old former right-hand batsman from Kent, has been appointed Sri Lanka's trainer, the SLC announced on Sunday
Sri Lanka will host the Under-19 Asia Cup between December 8 and 22, Sri Lanka Cricket has announced
When R Ashwin trapped Kane Williamson on the back foot in the final session of the fourth day, he became the second-fastest bowler to 200 Test wickets, behind only Clarrie Grimmett
Pakistan have recalled batsmen Umar Akmal and Asad Shafiq for the upcoming three-match ODI series against West Indies in the UAE
Bangladesh were given a mighty scare but they somehow managed to fend Afghanistan's challenge to win by seven runs in a tense first ODI in Mirpur
Temba Bavuma became only the second South African to score a century on ODI debut and shared in a Willowmoore Park record opening stand of 159 with Quinton de Kock to set up a dominant performance in their one-off ODI against Irelan...
R Ashwin put India firmly on the path to winning the Kanpur Test, grabbing three wickets in a 13-over new-ball spell that blew an early hole through New Zealand's hopes of saving it
West Indies' batting coach Toby Radford said that the side couldn't counter Pakistan's game plan of spin on a ground with a slow track and big boundaries and were also hampered by poor Powerplays
KANPUR, India, Sept 25 (Reuters) - India set New Zealand an improbable 434-run victory target and then blew away the visitors' top order in Sunday's final session to close in on a resounding win in the first test.
Sept 25 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at stumps on the fourth day in the first Test between India and New Zealand on Sunday in Kanpur, India India 1st innings 318 (M. Vijay 65, C. Pujara 62) New Zealand 1st innings 262 (K. Williamson 75, T. Latham 58; R. Jadeja 5-73, R. Ashwin 4-93) India 2nd innings (Overnight: 159-1) L. Rahul c Taylor b Sodhi 38 M. Vijay lbw b Santner
ESPNcricinfo previews the National Cricket League Tier 2 matches that begin on September 25, 2016
KANPUR, India, Sept 24 (Reuters) - With six lbw dismissals cluttering up their scorecard, New Zealand clearly did not put their best foot forward in the first test against India on Saturday.