Yusuf Pathan's unbeaten cameo helped Kolkata Knight Riders plunder 81 runs from the last six overs as they chased down a target of 186 runs in 19.1 overs to secure a five-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 30th match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
The Pakistan selection panel headed by former skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq has decided to exclude Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Akmal and Shahid Afridi from the 35-man squad which was named for a training camp ahead of the tour of England.
Australian batsman George Bailey has been picked by Rising Pune Supergiants as the replacement for the injured South African cricketer Faf du Plessis, who was earlier ruled out of the Indian Premier League due to a finger injury.
Australian batsman Shaun Marsh is the latest player in the Indian Premier League to be ruled out due to injury and he is set to miss the remainder of the campaign for Kings XI Punjab with a back injury.
The ninth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has already given the fans and viewers plenty of reasons to cheer and celebrate. Here’s Mayukh Bhattacharya's summary of the highlights of the tournament so far.
It never seems to be out of fashion to proclaim the imminent death of some element of the game, usually Test cricket, but sometimes cricket in a country or region. A world cricket passport could stop it happening.
International stars from various women's teams including Meg Lanning, Suzie Bates, Stafanie Taylor and Ellyse Perry have signed up for the various franchises in the upcoming inaugural season of the Kia Super League.
As India prepare for their ICC World T20 showdown against Australia, former England international Matthew Hoggard thinks that the influence of "Captain Cool" MS Dhoni will help them prevail and reach the semi-finals.
Sri Lanka's World Cup-winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga admits he's not the biggest fan of Twenty20 cricket, but he reckons his 1996 World Cup side would have been pretty handy at the shortest format of the game.
We caught up with Surrey and Ireland wicket-keeper batsman Gary Wilson, who took time out from Ireland's tour of Australia, to chat with us about all things cricket as well as golf and his partnership with SF Stanford.