Zia, Israrullah excel as KP beat Sindh by 5 wickets

KARACHI: Young left-arm medium pacer Zia-ul-Haq bowled tightly and Israrullah hit a solid 74 to enable Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) to keep their hopes alive when they defeated Sindh by five wickets in their last day-night league outing of Pakistan Cup National One-day Cricket Championship at Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad on Wednesday.

Karunaratne in doubt for WI tour

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka opener Dimuth Karunaratne has fractured a finger in practice, officials said Wednesday, and is in doubt for a West Indies tour starting this month.

Buttler sees nothing wrong in specialising

NEW DELHI: England stumper-batsman Jos Buttler has said there is nothing wrong with cricketers wanting to specialise in a particular format and believes the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) has changed the “climate” of the sport considerably.

Langer hands banned trio lifeline

NEW Australia cricket coach Justin Langer has declared David Warner, Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft will be welcomed back into his dressing room.

Langer confirmed as new Australia cricket coach – RTHK

Former test opener Justin Langer was confirmed as the new head coach of the Australian cricket team on Thursday, taking over from Darren Lehmann who resigned after the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.

Langer’s plan: ‘Everyone knows the difference between right and wrong’

Justin Langer has endorsed the retention of the traditional Australian approach to the game after being named as the new head coach of the national team on Thursday.

Langer’s plan: ‘Everyone knows the difference between right and wrong’

The heavy penalties and backlash from the public was seen as a condemnation of the "Australian way" of playing.

Langer appointed Aussie head coach after Lehmann quit in tears

JUSTIN LANGER has been appointed Aussie head coach in succession to Darren Lehmann, who quit in tears because of the sandpaper scandal.

Langer to coach Australia in all formats: Cricket Australia

Justin Langer (C), seen in 2012, will have an Australian cricket coaching tenure that will cover two Ashes series, a World Cup and World T20 tournament Justin Langer has been named the new head coach of the Australia cricket team, replacing Darren Lehmann, Cricket Australia said on Thursday.