Anwar Ali played a magnificent cameo down the order as Pakistan clinched a sensationally thrilling one-wicket win over Sri Lanka with four balls to spare in the second Twenty20 International in Colombo.
A half century from Meg Lanning and Ellyse Perry’s all-round performance, helped Australia Women defeat England Women in the third One-Day International in Worcester, to claim a lead in the multi-format Women’s Ashes series.
Northamptonshire are one of three teams trying to join Birmingham and Worcestershire in the NatWest T20 Blast quarter-finals but captain Alex Wakely says their focus is not just concentrated on the shortest format of the game.
St Lucia Zouks all-rounder Nathan McCullum was relieved after his side got over the line in a tense last-ball finish, nailing a four-wicket win over Trinidad & Tobago in the Caribbean Premier League on Wednesday.
For wonderful contributions late in the tournament, man of the series, Dwayne Bravo, who led his side Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel to the Caribbean Premier League Title, is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
Sale Cricket Club won two trophies on Wednesday evening as the Under 16s won the Salford Youth Cricket Association League and the Sale Silverbacks claimed the Vivio Cheshire County Cricket League Over 40s North East Division title.