Bangladesh opening batsman Anamul Haque was thrilled with the healthy competition for spots in the Bangladesh team which he feels has raised the performances of the national side in recent past.
Dynamic all-rounder Shahid Afridi sounded optimistic of international cricket returning to Pakistan permanently after the home series against Zimbabwe which begins on Thursday.
England vice-captain Joe Root expressed happiness over his team’s fightback against New Zealand after being under pressure on the first day of the Lord’s Test on Thursday.
Ireland got a major boost after the Bready Cricket Club gained official recognition from the International Cricket Council (ICC) for hosting the shorter formats of the game.
Ben Stokes and Joe Root scored scintillating half-centuries to resurrect a struggling England innings on day one of the first Test against New Zealand at Lord’s, where the home side ended on 354 for seven.
Sri Lanka have named a 14-strong women's squad to take on West Indies Women in their three-match Twenty20 International series which begins this weekend.
West Indies Women sealed a 3-1 series win by beating Sri Lanka Women by 31 runs in the fourth and final One-Day International in Colombo.
Half-centuries from Deandra Dottin and Stafanie Taylor set up an 18-run win on the Duckworth/Lewis method for West Indies Women over Sri Lanka Women in the third One-Day International in Colombo.
Shashikala Siriwardene took four for 30 and then hit an unbeaten 42 to play the starring role as Sri Lanka Women beat West Indies Women by six wickets in the second One-Day International in Colombo.
For a magnificent century with the bat and two wickets with the ball, in a must-win crucial encounter for Rajasthan Royals, Shane Watson is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
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