A clinical bowling display from India saw them dismiss Australia for 202 runs in 43.1 overs and complete a 50 run victory in the second One-Day International at Eden Gardens in Kolkata to claim a 2-0 lead in the series.
Cricket South Africa has announced its first-ever day-night Test at home which will be a four-day contest against Zimbabwe in Port Elizabeth scheduled during the Boxing Day ahead of the full-fledged season against India.
Pakistan batsman Khalid Latif has been banned for five years from all forms of cricket after he was proved guilty of spot-fixing during the 2017 Pakistan Super League tournament held in the United Arab Emirates.
The first game of cricket ever played in Pakistan was in 1935 between the Sindh and Australian cricket teams and lit a fuse which is burning to this day. As soon as they acquired independence, cricket developed rapidly and they acquired Test Match status in just 5 years (albeit with the recommendation of their eternal rivals, India).
In Hull’s year as City of Culture, the 70th Anniversary of Independence in India, and England hosting the ICC Champions Trophy, Cricket World met up with the Pathak family, in Hull, earlier in the summer to hear their fascinating story. Hull, a relative cricketing backwater has hosted several of India’s finest cricketers over the last 30 years.
The Story of Kerry Packer's World Series Cricket. Never before published in the UK , The Cricket War is the definitive account of the split that changed cricket on the field and on the screen, exploring the end of the game as we knew it – and the beginning of it as we know it.
England fast bowler Anya Shrubsole becomes the first women's cricketer to win Christopher Martin-Jenkins Spirit of Cricket Award for her actions during the semi-final of the recently concluded World Cup.
Stuart Broad says he is "determined" to get back into England's One-Day and Twenty20 International squads while limited overs captain Eoin Morgan would also like to see him involved again in the future.
Later this year, West Indies two-time World Twenty20 winning captain Darren Sammy will take the unusual step of leading out the St Lucia Zouks at a stadium bearing his own name and while he is still getting used to the idea, he is already looking forward to it.