Australian cricket great and former captain, Ricky Ponting is all set to be inducted into the prestigious Sport Australia Hall of Fame, joining illustrious names like Sir Don Bradman, Steve Waugh and Shane Warne.
Cameron Bancroft, Joe Burns and Usman Khawaja have been named in the Prime Minister's XI squad to play New Zealand in a bid to give the players a chance to prove their mettle ahead of the Trans-Tasman Trophy.
Riding on the back of a composed century from Quinton de Kock and a four-wicket haul from Morne Morkel, South Africa defeated India in the third One-Day International in Rajkot to take a 2-1 lead in the five-match series.
Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals, who were suspended for two years from the Indian Premier League, are set to make a comeback in 2018 after the Board of Control for Cricket in India decided not to terminate the franchises.
Adil Rashid picked up a game-changing five-wicket haul as 15 wickets fell on a dramatic final day in Abu Dhabi with England falling short of a phenomenal victory by 25 runs in the first Test against Pakistan.
Rangana Herath claimed a 10-wicket haul as Sri Lanka defeated West Indies by an innings and six runs in the first Test in Galle despite Jermaine Blackwood’s hard-fought knock to go 1-0 up in the series.