England leg-spinner Mason Crane has been ruled out of the rest of the tour of New Zealand and will miss the two tests with a stress fracture of his back, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) have said.
COLOMBO: Skipper Rohit Sharma and off-spinner Washington Sundar helped India enter the Twenty20 tri-series final with a 17-run win over Bangladesh in Colombo on Wednesday (Mar 14).
Kagiso Rabada is appealing the guilty verdict handed to him by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for breaching their code of conduct in a last-ditch bid to be able to play in the rest of the gripping test series against Australia.
COLOMBO: Paceman Shardul Thakur picked four key wickets to set up a comfortable six-wicket win for India in a tri-series Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka on Monday (Mar 12).
PORT ELIZABETH: South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada was on Monday (Mar 12) banned for the two remaining Tests against Australia - and admitted that he would have to change how he celebrates wickets.
England players will continue to drop red-ball cricket for their county clubs if the current congested schedule is not reduced, the national team's head coach Trevor Bayliss said.
DUNEDIN: Injury-hit Ross Taylor played through the pain to score a remarkable unbeaten 181 and seal a series-levelling win for New Zealand in the fourth one-day international against England on Wednesday (Mar 6).
India captain Virat Kohli would benefit from a stint in the county championship before this year's test series against England, former skipper Kapil Dev has said.
South Africa fast bowler Dale Steyn is targeting a return to test cricket in the third match of the series against Australia this month, he said on Tuesday.
Australia spinner Nathan Lyon has been charged by the International Cricket Council with conduct contrary to the spirit of the game as the fall-out from a highly-charged first test against South Africa continued on Monday.