Soumya Sarkar and Tamim Iqbal added a mammoth 154-run opening stand as Bangladesh defeated South Africa in the third One-Day International in Chittagong by nine-wickets (D/L), and with it, won the series 2-1.
Over the past week the Marsa Cricket Club hosted another touring team from the UK for a three-match series. This time it was the 14th Regiment Royal Artillery XI cricket team to compete in the Maltese summer heat.
Ross Taylor and Nathan McCullum managed to score 17 runs in the final over to take St Lucia Zouks home against Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel in a rain-affected Caribbean Premier League game at the Queen's Park Oval.
Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen feels that the Australian team needs to be concerned about the performances of Steven Smith and Brad Haddin rather than targeting all-rounder Shane Watson after the visitors slipped to a 169-run defeat in Cardiff on Saturday.