Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim struck centuries as Bangladesh ended its win drought against Pakistan. It was Bangladesh's first win over Pakistan since 1999.
There were concerns that an IPL taking place right after the Cricket World Cup might be affected by viewer fatigue. But the Twitter engagement generated in the first 10 games of the tournament suggests otherwise.
England worked themselves into a winning position despite a strong West Indies resistance in their second innings on the fourth day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Thursday.
Even as Sourav Ganguly expressed surprise when asked about taking over the reins as coach of Team India, BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Thursday kept the speculation alive.
If a team takes more balls to reach the second fifty than the first in a Twenty20 match there is something wrong with them.
Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly on thursday preferred to remain tight-lipped on whether he is a possible contender for next coach of the Indian cricket team, saying "let's not speculate".
Yesteryear cricketer Vinod Kambli is not new to controversies. From 'doubting' decisions made during the 1996 World Cup semifinal to claiming that he was 'deeply hurt' when Sachin Tendulkar didn't mention his name in his farewell speech, Kambli has ruffled enough feathers in the past.
Australia's World Cup winning captain Steve Waugh feels Indian star Virat Kohli should learn from Mahendra Singh Dhoni to keep his emotions in check and mature as a captain.
Brendon McCullum blazed his way to the tournament's first century as Chennai Super Kings registered a formidable 209 for four against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the eighth edition of Indian Premier League (IPL).
It is reliably learnt that this particular incident concerning the Mumbai Ranji trophy player who plays for RR, came into light out of an aggrieved member of the ACSU who apparently wanted to expose the laxity in their approach. That member, though, is not with the ACSU anymore.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India's lack of urgency when it comes to dealing with issues related to fixing leaves it open to the prospect of raised eyebrows.
Australia has always been famous for its power in world cricket -- best exemplified by its legendary batsmen such as Sir Donald Bradman, Victor Trumper, Ricky Ponting, Allan Border and the Waugh/Chappell brothers, or by pacemen such as Dennis Lillee, Graham McKenzie, Ray Lindwall or Glen McGrath.
Within hours of his death on Friday, former Australia cricket captain and pioneering television commentator Richie Benaud was described as a "national treasure" and praised by his peers, current players and the country's prime minister.
Indian Premier League season 8 won’t be just about winning the trophy. The feedback will travel far beyond just the franchise analysts because the support staff of most international teams would be eagerly following the IPL.
The last time the national team had a full-time Indian as coach was 15 years ago when Kapil Dev headed it for a year. Since then, the Indian board has invariably looked offshore.