Trott only returned to the England side last month following an extended break from the game due to a stress-related illness but scored a meagre 72 runs, including three ducks, at an average of just 12 in the three-test series against West Indies.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) notched up a comprehensive 35-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at Kolkata's Eden Gardens on Monday.
A sensational bowling effort by Chennai Super Kings saw them defend a modest total as they crushed Royal Challengers Bangalore by 24 runs to regain their position at the top of the table in the Indian Premier League.
India will undertake a short tour of Bangladesh next month to play one Test match and three one-day internationals, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) said on Monday.
West Indies defied the odds and a wearing pitch to complete a series-levelling five-wicket victory over England on the third day of the third and final Test on Sunday.
Chennai Super Kings cricketer Dwayne Bravo likes to unwind by composing music when he's not on the field. The West Indian cricketer is also in awe with Indian music and has launched his latest single "Chalo Chalo", which he terms as an "achievement in that (sphere)".
No one would understand the frustration of being forced to be a part of rainaffected games more than defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders. Of the four rain-hit matches in the IPL this season, they have featured in three.
The hosts, CSK, lost two matches on the trot but are still table toppers. The visitors, RCB, had a poor start but have slowly gained in confidence. After demolishing KKR at home, they are eager to change their fortunes in a city which hasn’t been kind to them.
Ajinkya Rahane (91 in 54 balls) and Karun Nair (61 from 38 balls) helped Rajasthan Royals (RR) register their sixth win of the season, beating Delhi Daredevils (DD) by 14 runs in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 encounter at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Sunday.
Opening batsmen Lendl Simmons (71 in 56 balls) and Parthiv Patel (59 in 36 balls) helped Mumbai Indians (MI) register their third consecutive victory, beating Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) by 23 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter in Mohali on Sunday.
Inspired by Skipper David Warner's whirlwind fifty, SunRisers Hyderabad outplayed Chennai Super Kings by 22 runs to notch up a much-needed win and hand the table-toppers their second consecutive defeat in the IPL cricket tournament.
Talented Punjab batsman Mandeep Singh kept his cool under pressure as his breathtaking 18-ball-45 enabled Royal Challengers Bangalore pip Kolkata Knight Riders by seven wickets in a nerve-wracking Indian Premier League encounter.
Last time around, things didn’t go according to plan. In fact, it was Trent Boult’s first IPL match against the Chennai Super Kings when the current table toppers hammered the Sunrisers Hyderabad by 45 runs.
Exactly a year ago, Mumbai Indians (MI) halted Kings XI Punjab's (KXIP) hot streak last season with an unlikely win. KXIP had conquered all in the deserts of UAE. That win gave MI, struggling till then, the momentum, as they made it to the playoffs.
Tamim Iqbal smashed Bangladesh's highest Test score of 206 as the first Test against Pakistan petered out into a draw after another run feast in Khulna on Saturday.