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Doosra not illegal, says inventor Saqlain

Doosra not illegal, says inventor Saqlain

Retired spin king Saqlain Mushtaq on Monday defended the controversial "doosra" delivery he invented, which has come under renewed scrutiny since fellow Pakistani Saaed Ajmal's chucking ban last week..

Published: 15 Sep 2014 13:16

I took pedalo for drink with Botham - Flintoff

I took pedalo for drink with Botham - Flintoff

Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff has revealed that his notorious encounter with a pedalo during the 2007 World Cup was a failed attempt to enjoy a nightcap with Ian Botham..

Published: 12 Sep 2014 00:01

England sextet awarded central contracts

England sextet awarded central contracts

Moeen Ali, Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes are among six England players to have been awarded their first central contracts, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Thursday..

Published: 11 Sep 2014 12:01

England duo take Yorkshire nearer title as Trott makes ton

England duo take Yorkshire nearer title as Trott makes ton

England duo Gary Ballance and Tom Bresnan both just missed out on hundreds against Nottinghamshire on Wednesday but their runs strengthened Yorkshire's grip on the County Championship title Yorkshire will win their first title since 2001 if they beat second-placed Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge and the visitors moved into a strong position on the second day of four..

County Championship News  | Published: 10 Sep 2014 20:16

Lyth ton takes Yorkshire nearer title

Lyth ton takes Yorkshire nearer title

Adam Lyth's sixth County Championship century of the season took Yorkshire closer to the English First Division title on Tuesday..

County Championship News  | Published: 09 Sep 2014 20:31

West Indies overcome sloppy catching to defeat Bangladesh

West Indies overcome sloppy catching to defeat Bangladesh

West Indies overcame their own atrocious catching and a defiant hundred by Mushfiqur Rahim to defeat Bangladesh by ten wickets before lunch on the fifth and final day of the first Test at the Arnos Vale Stadium in St Vincent on Tuesday..

Published: 09 Sep 2014 16:16

Players' chief sees 'positive' in Ali row

Players' chief sees 'positive' in Ali row

The head of England's Professional Cricketers' Association has said Moeen Ali should take it as a "positive" that he was booed by large sections of the crowd during England's three-run Twenty20 win over India at Birmingham's Edgbaston ground on Sunday..

Published: 09 Sep 2014 14:01

Mushfiqur rides his luck, battles pain, to keep Bangladesh alive

Mushfiqur rides his luck, battles pain, to keep Bangladesh alive

Mushfiqur Rahim rode his luck and battled through the pain of a badly bruised finger in compiling an unbeaten 70 to keep Bangladesh alive at 256 for five in their second innings at stumps on the fourth day of the first Test against the West Indies at the Arnos Vale Stadium in St Vincent on Monday..

Published: 08 Sep 2014 21:31

Lahore Lions off to India with message of love

Lahore Lions off to India with message of love

Pakistan's domestic Twenty20 champions the Lahore Lions received their Indian visas Monday, ending doubts over their participation in the Champions League as captain Mohammad Hafeez vowed to spread love across the border..

Published: 08 Sep 2014 11:01