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Steve Smith turns jeers to cheers with Australia century

Australia’s Steve Smith was greeted by a mixture of boos and polite applause as he marked his comeback appearance against England with a fine century in the World Cup warm-up match at the Ageas Bowl.

Australia vs England, World Cup 2019 warm-up match: Live blog

The disgraced batsmen, who served year-long bans for their roles in a ball-tampering scandal, are set to face tournament hosts England in a World Cup warm-up match in Southampton on Saturday, starting 7.30pm (EDT).

England vs Australia: TV channel, live stream, start time and team news

OLD rivals England and Australia meet in a World Cup warm-up clash in Southampton.

Cricket: South Africa’s Du Plessis on form in warm-up win over Sri…

CARDIFF (Reuters) - South Africa captain Faf du Plessis struck a fluent 88 as his side eased to an 87-run victory over Sri Lanka in a Cricket World Cup warm-up game at Sophia Gardens on Friday.

Cricket-Red-hot Taylor could outshine Williamson at World Cup

WELLINGTON, May 24 (Reuters) - New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor enters his fourth, and almost certainly last, World Cup in the form of his life, raising the prospect he might even outshine Kane Williamson in England and Wales.

Kumar Sangakkara says Sri Lanka will make England tour safe next year

Kumar Sangakkara is confident Sri Lanka will be able to host England's scheduled tour next year despite security concerns raised by the recent Easter Sunday terrorist bombings.

Big Ed bashes Hemel with a brutal knock in Reed victory

Reed were able to claim win number two in the Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Championship thanks to the bludgeoning bat of Ed Wharton.

Cricket World Cup team-by-team guide: Pakistan

In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Great Scott! Pat steers Bar to derby success at Mymms

A magnificent unbeaten 91 from Pat Scott was the difference as Potters Bar battled to victory at North Mymms in a fantastic game of cricket.

Joe Burns ends spell with Lancashire and returns to Australia for ‘personal reasons’

Joe Burns has gone home to Australia for personal reasons - PA Australia Test opener Joe Burns has ended his spell with Lancashire and returned home for personal reasons.


India vs New Zealand: Can’t be daunted by 300-plus scores in...

NAPIER: India captain Virat Kohli on Tuesday said the key for his team will be not to get flustered by 300-plus scores as they begin their limited overs series against New Zealand on Wednesday.