The Sri Lankan selectors have included batting all-rounder Milinda Siriwardana and wicket-keeper Kusal Mendis in the Test squad for the upcoming two-match series against West Indies.
Riding on the back of splendid half-centuries from Sikandar Raza and Craig Ervine, Zimbabwe managed to beat Ireland in the first One-Day International by two wickets in Harare.
James Taylor and Ian Bell hit fifties as left-arm pacer Mir Hamza rattled England with a four wicket-haul in the second practice game in Sharjah.
West Indies struggled to get going in the rain-affected practice game against the Sri Lanka Board President's XI in Colombo as Suraj Randiv picked up three wickets to stake a claim for a Test berth.
Australian great Shane Warne has expressed his willingness to mentor England leg-spinner Adil Rashid whenever he gets an opportunity.
Sri Lanka have named a 15-member women's squad to tour New Zealand where they will play five One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals.
Bangladesh Women recovered from 67 for seven to set Pakistan Women 124 to win the second and final One-Day International in Karachi, but that wasn't enough to prevent the hosts completing a 2-0 series win.
Pakistan Women were made to work hard until the very end of the game to beat Bangladesh Women by 20 runs in the first One-Day International in Karachi.
The International Cricket Council on Thursday launched the official Women's Team Rankings which will include the results from the three formats of the game into a single ranking system.
Dean Headley was one of the best English fast bowlers of his generation but he recalls that for him, cricket started as a bit of fun in the back garden.
Former England and Essex fast bowler John Lever admits that he is worried for the future of Test cricket and hopes that the growth of Twenty20 cricket doesn't come at the expense of the five-day game.
Daniel Vettori says that like most young cricketers he admired Sir Richard Hadlee, but he was lucky enought to play against two cricketers he looked to emulate in Steve Waugh and Shane Warne.
Usman Afzaal tells the story of how following his older brother like "a little duckling" led to him first playing cricket at a young age.
Sir Ian Botham has been a prominent supporter of charity work throughout his life and here he tells us why he feels it is so important to get out there and try to make a difference.
As Phil Tufnell's autobiography, Where Am I?, goes on sale today, he chats to us about writing the book, what readers can look forward to and how much he enjoyed writing it.
Former Somerset and England fast bowler Andy Caddick credits Australian legend Dennis Lillee with changing the way he bowled and putting him on course for a successful career.
For an impressive all-round performance in the first two One-Day Internationals against Zimbabwe in Harare, Pakistan's Shoaib Malik is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
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Sale all-rounder Tyrone Lawrence received the top accolade of being voted Division One Player of the Year by his peers.
The England & Wales Cricket Board have announced the shortlist for the 2015 NatWest Outstanding Service to Cricket Awards (OSCAs) which will be handed out next month.
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