Alex Hales will play only T20 and 50-over cricket for England and Nottinghamshire Alex Hales announced on Tuesday he is turning his back on Test cricket after signing a new limited-overs contract with county side Nottinghamshire following a similar decision by England team-mate Adil Rashid.
Australian spinner Ashton Agar said Monday that Eden Park's notoriously short boundaries mean another run-fest is likely in this week's Twenty20 tri-series final against New Zealand.
New Zealand coach Mike Hesson rejected the notion that T20 internationals were not meaningful fixtures New Zealand coach Mike Hesson defended international Twenty20 cricket Monday after his English counterpart called for it to be cut from the sport's crowded calendar.
Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Mendis plays a shot during the second Twenty20 against Bangladesh and Sri Lanka at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium in Sylhet on February 18, 2018 Opener Kusal Mendis hit a blazing half-century as Sri Lanka thrashed Bangladesh by 75 runs in the second Twenty20 international to complete a 2-0 series sweep on Sunday.
Shardul Thakur took four for 52 as India bowled out South Africa for 204 in the sixth and final one-day international Shardul Thakur took advantage of his only start of the series as India maintained their dominance over South Africa in the sixth and final one-day international on Friday.
Rohit Sharma's 115-run stand set up a series win for India in the fifth one-day international against South Africa Rohit Sharma ended a personal South African hoodoo and set up a series win for India in the fifth one-day international at St George's Park on Tuesday.
Australia's Travis Head bats during the fourth one-day international between England and Australia at Adelaide Oval on January 26, 2018 English county side Worcestershire announced the signing of Australian international Travis Head for the 2018 season on Friday, with the all-rounder targeting a place in his Test team.
AB de Villiers, who suffered a finger injury in the second test against India, returns for the end of the one-day series AB de Villiers returns to the South African squad for the last three one-day internationals against India, Cricket South Africa announced on Thursday.
Kumar Sangakkara has called for Test cricket to introduce a minimum match fee to stop young players ditching the long-form for lucrative Twenty20 leagues Sri Lankan veteran Kumar Sangakkara has called for Test cricket to introduce a minimum match fee for all countries to stop young players ditching the long-form for lucrative Twenty20 leagues.