A spirited four-wicket haul from Dawlat Zadran and a collective batting performance from Afghanistan helped them overhaul Zimbabwe total of 153 in the first Twenty20 International in Bulawayo by six wickets.
West Indies Women have retained the 14 players that beat Pakistan Women 3-1 in their recent One-Day Internatonal series and called up opener Natasha McLean for the three-match Twenty20 International series.
For his back-to-back centuries in the One-Day International series against India, thereby securing South Africa's first bilateral series victory in India, AB de Villiers is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
Rangana Herath and Milinda Siriwardana shared seven wickets between them to secure a 72-run win for Sri Lanka against West Indies in the second Test in Colombo, claiming a 2-0 victory in the Sobers-Tissera Trophy.
England assistant coach Paul Farbrace clarified that Alastair Cook is not suffering from an injury, despite seeming to be in discomfort while batting in the second innings of the Dubai Test against Pakistan.
An overwhelmingly powerful all-round performance from South Africa trounced India by 214 runs in the fifth One-Day International in Mumbai, handing them their maiden bilateral series victory against the hosts in India.
Joe Root's fighting half-century helped England post 130 for three at stumps on day four after Pakistan set them a mammoth target of 491 runs riding on the back of Younis Khan's splendid hundred in the second Test in Dubai.
West Indies batsman, Kraigg Brathwaite, who was the unlikely hero with the ball for his team against Sri Lanka on the third day of the second Test, iterated that he always backed his bowling capabilities.
Led by a lion-hearted bowling performance from Dawlat Zadran, Afghanistan managed to overcome Sean Williams' brilliance to defeat Zimbabwe by a massive 73 runs in the fifth One-Day International in Bulawayo, thereby claiming the series 3-2.