Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim may be unable to keep wicket due to injury when the Tigers take on India in a one-off Test match next week, an official said on Wednesday.
Australian Test captain Michael Clarke considers legendary Sachin Tendulkar as one of the top five greatest cricketers he has played against during his international career.
New Zealand bowled with fire and fielded superbly to crush England by 199 runs in the second Test on Tuesday and level a gripping two-match series at 1-1.
Suspense over a role for former captain Rahul Dravid in the BCCI continued on Tuesday with board secretary Anurag Thakur saying that his services would be sought at an appropriate time.
New Zealand's hopes of forcing a series-levelling win in the second Test against England were dealt a blow after rain washed out most of the fourth day's play at Headingley on Monday.
India's new Test captain, Virat Kohli, laid out his ambitious vision for the Indian team on Tuesday, saying that hewants to create a side which can dominate world cricket for the next five years.
New Zealand thrashed England's bowlers for quick runs on the fourth day to leave the hosts facing a record chase to win the second Test at Headingley on Monday.
BJ Watling became the first New Zealand batsman to score a Test century at Headingley as the tourists eyed a series-levelling victory over England on Sunday.
In what has been described as the start of a new innings, the legendary Sachin Tendulkar, former India captain Sourav Ganguly, and VVS Laxman today joined the BCCI in a newly-constituted advisory panel to guide the Board in all matters related to the game.
The opener, who was dropped from the ODI as well as the test side on disciplinary grounds following the World Cup, has been recalled to the side following improved performances in the limited overs format.
Adam Lyth upstaged his captain Alastair Cook by scoring his maiden Test century to lift England to 253 for five at the close on the second day of the second Test against New Zealand on Saturday.
Alastair Cook became England's highest-ever run-scorer in Test cricket when he broke the record of batting mentor Graham Gooch during the second Test against New Zealand at Headingley on Saturday.
Zimbabwe will go ahead with their third and final one-day international against Pakistan on Sunday at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore despite security concerns after a suicide bomber blew himself up close to the stadium on Friday night during the second ODI.
Luke Ronchi scored 88 on debut to help New Zealand recover from a bad start on the first day of the second Test against England.
James Anderson became the 12th player - and the first from England - to reach 400 Test wickets when he removed Martin Guptill on day one of the second Test at Headingley on Friday.