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Ton-up Pant turns the tables on England

Rishabh Pant gave Ben Stokes' England a taste of their own medicine with a superb counter-attacking century as India recovered from a top-order collapse on Friday's opening day of the delayed fifth Test at Edgbaston.

8h ago| Cricket

Riyad wants positivity and aggression

T20I skipper Mahmudullah Riyad wanted more positivity and aggression as Bangladesh take on West Indies in the first of the three-match T20I series in Dominica today with an eye on getting their preparations right for the T20 World Cup in Australia. With four months till the mega-event, the series could give much-needed direction.

10h ago| Cricket

Soumya scores 81 but HP pacers keep BD A in check

Pacers were able to get a lot of purchase in Rajshahi but Soumya Sarkar’s 81-run knock helped Bangladesh A reach 197 for six against the High Performance (HP) squad on the second day of their four-day encounter at the Shaheed Kamruzzaman Stadium today.

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Bumrah to captain India in fifth Test against England

Jasprit Bumrah will captain India in Friday's delayed fifth Test against England, after regular skipper Rohit Sharma was ruled out with Covid-19, it was announced Thursday.

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England recall Anderson for delayed India finale

England have recalled James Anderson for the delayed fifth Test against India at Edgbaston on Friday.

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Pakistan players to get separate Test and limited overs contracts

Pakistan has given separate contracts to players in the Test and limited-overs squads in a bid to build long-term depth, the chief selector said Thursday.

July 2, 2022
July 2, 2022

Ton-up Pant turns the tables on England

Rishabh Pant gave Ben Stokes' England a taste of their own medicine with a superb counter-attacking century as India recovered from a top-order collapse on Friday's opening day of the delayed fifth Test at Edgbaston.

July 2, 2022
July 2, 2022

Riyad wants positivity and aggression

T20I skipper Mahmudullah Riyad wanted more positivity and aggression as Bangladesh take on West Indies in the first of the three-match T20I series in Dominica today with an eye on getting their preparations right for the T20 World Cup in Australia. With four months till the mega-event, the series could give much-needed direction.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Soumya scores 81 but HP pacers keep BD A in check

Pacers were able to get a lot of purchase in Rajshahi but Soumya Sarkar’s 81-run knock helped Bangladesh A reach 197 for six against the High Performance (HP) squad on the second day of their four-day encounter at the Shaheed Kamruzzaman Stadium today.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Australia crush Sri Lanka

Lyon (4-31) combined with spin partner Mitchell Swepson (2-34) to mow down Sri Lanka's top order and Head polished off their tail to skittle out Sri Lanka for 113 in their second innings.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Tigers fine after distressing experience in the Atlantic

Bangladesh cricketers had a distressing experience during their sea voyage from Saint Lucia to Dominica on Thursday.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Sri Lanka's Mathews out with Covid as first Test resumes

Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews has been ruled out of the first Test against Australia due to Covid-19 but Friday's third day otherwise began on schedule in Galle.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Buttler proud to succeed Morgan as England white-ball captain

Jos Buttler said he had been given the "greatest honour" after being named as England's new white-ball captain in succession to "inspirational" World Cup-winning skipper Eoin Morgan.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Green, Khawaja put Aus on top

Cameron Green and Usman Khawaja hit half-centuries to put Australia ahead by 101 runs against Sri Lanka after abysmal weather set back the second day of the opening Test on Thursday.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Bumrah to lead India in Edgbaston

India captain Rohit Sharma has been ruled out of the rescheduled fifth Test against England beginning on Friday and seamer Jasprit Bumrah will lead the side instead, the touring team said on Thursday.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

A culture of theatrics

Bangladesh have quickly shifted focus to the three-match T20I series against the West Indies, starting from July 2 in Dominica, after an embarrassing 2-0 defeat in the Test series.