Bangladesh chances of levelling the ongoing Test series against New Zealand has suffered a major blow after skipper Mushfiqur Rahim and opening batsman Imrul Kayes have been ruled out of the second Test in Christchurch.
Kevin O'Brien and Boyd Rankin came up with a spirited performance to seal a semi-final spot for Ireland after defeating United Arab Emirates by 24 runs while Hong Kong shocked Netherlands with a 91-run victory in the Desert T20 Challenge encounters in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
Ish Sodhi registered the best figures for an Adelaide Strikers bowler as his six-wicket haul helped his team register a massive 77-run win in the 29th match of Big Bash League against Sydney Thunder at Sydney Showground Stadium on Wednesday.
Gary Wilson scored an unbeaten 38 from 28 balls as Ireland completed a last over chase of 147 against Namibia while Josh Davey led Scotland bowling attack with a four-wicket haul to seal a thrilling seven-run win against Netherlands.
They say all good things must come to an end. After being at the helm for nine years, MS Dhoni must have said to himself, enough is enough. Captains always have a shelf life and in more ways than one, India have been lucky to have had Dhoni for such a long time.
After a spirited 79 from Mignon du Preez allowed South Africa Women post 251 for seven, a collective effort from the bowlers saw them dismiss Bangladesh Women to 157, thereby winning the third One-Day International in Cox's Bazar by 94 runs to claim the series 3-1.
Khadija Tul Kubra picked a four-wicket haul as Bangladesh Women successfully defended a total of 137 against South Africa Women in the third One-Day International in Cox's Bazar to secure a thrilling 10-run win.
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.