South Africa are all set to tour India for a full fledged series, which begins on September, according to the joint release issued by Cricket South Africa and The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Monday.
England pacer Stuart Broad believes that his team will come out with a completely improved performance, especially in the batting department, when the third Ashes Test begins at Edgbaston on Wednesday.
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.
Last month saw the opening matches of the Marsa Cricket Summer League. This year the tournament will be a two-round, 25-over match league contested by four teams: Krishna CC, Melita CC, Marauders CC and the current holders of the Summer League Shield, Marsa CC.