'Tears of Joy': Cricket Fans Get Emotional as Afghanistan Team Makes Test Debut A day to remember.
She hit 31 boundaries and two sixes in her 145-ball knock, then after a 10-minute nap on the physio's table between innings, took 5-17 as Ireland were bowled out for 135 to give the White Ferns a 305-run win and 3-0 series victory.
The duo stitched together a partnership of 115 runs for the fourth wicket (AP Photo) HIGHLIGHTS England beat Australia by 3 wickets in the first of five ODIs Root, Morgan hit fifties to take England home in a shaky chase The second ODI will be played on Saturday in Cardiff Tim Paine and Justin Langer's Australia regime started with a three-wicket loss to England in the first match of the five-match ODI series at The Oval on Wednesday.
Indian Primer Minister Narendra Modi had words of encouragement for the Afghanistan cricket team as they brace for their Test debut beginning Thursday.
In what will mark a historic moment, even beyond the world of cricket, for the war-torn nation of Afghanistan, the country will become only the 12th ever inaugurated into the exclusive club of Test cricket playing nations when they take on world powerhouse India — the world’s top-ranked test side, on the ICC points table — in a five-day match the will live stream from Bangalore, India, starting on Thursday.
New Zealand cricket legend Sir Richard Hadlee has been diagnosed with bowel cancer.
New Zealand's Amelia Kerr hit a world record 232 not out in the third one-day international against Ireland on Wednesday and then took five wickets to complete a remarkable day for the 17-year-old.
Chemietech CC claim Ramadan T20 League Sharjah: Chemietech Cricket Club defeated Colatta Cricket Club by nine wickets to emerged champions in the first edition of the Alliance Ramadan T20 Champions League at the Alliance Cricket Ground.
A blinding rain that lasted hardly five minutes on Wednesday afternoon was enough to wet the M Chinnaswamy Stadium ground and the KSCA B ground where the Afghanistan team was about to start their net session.