Chris Morris scored a terrific 62 off 38 deliveries to help South Africa secure a thrilling one-wicket victory against England in the fourth One-Day International in Johannesburg and level the series 2-2.
A collective batting performance led by Shikhar Dhawan's fifty helped India flex their batting muscle to defeat Sri Lanka by 69 runs in the second Twenty20 International in Ranchi and level the series 1-1.
Ravi Bopara scored an unbeaten 71 with the bat and followed it with an unbelievable six-wicket haul from his four overs to take Karachi Kings to a 27-run victory against the Lahore Qalandars in the 12th game of the Pakistan Super League in Sharjah.
Sarah Taylor was unable to celebrate her 100th One-Day International with a victory as South Africa Women beat England Women by five wickets in the second match to level the three-match series at Centurion.
Josh Hazlewood and Peter Siddle shared seven wickets between them to restrict New Zealand to 183 in their first innings after which Steven Smith and Usman Khawaja scored fifties to take Australia to 147 for three at stumps on day one of the first Test in Wellington.
Virender Sehwag and Kumar Sangakkara continued their rich vein of form with scores of 83 and 62 respectively as Gemini Arabians became the first team in the Masters Champions League to advance to the finals after defeating Sagittarius Strikers by 10 runs in the semi-finals in Dubai.
Ravi Bopara's blistering knock of 67 went in vain as Peshawar Zalmi managed to edge out the Karachi Kings by just three runs while defending a total of 182 runs in the 10th match of the Pakistan Super League in Sharjah.
Fifties from Shimron Hetmyer and Shamar Springer helped West Indies prevail over Bangladesh in a closely fought contest in the semi-final of the ICC Under-19 World Cup to book a place in the final which will be played against India.
Sharjeel Khan and Shane Watson scored 79 runs each as Islamabad United chased down 167 against the Lahore Qalandars in just 15.5 overs with eight wickets in hand in the ninth game of the Pakistan Super League in Sharjah.
The Pakistan selectors have included all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz and fast bowler Rumman Raees in the squad for the Asia Cup and ICC World Twenty20 tournaments after their impressive performance in the ongoing Pakistan Super League.
Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan revealed that the board is awaiting the decision of the central government for the participation of the Pakistan team in the matches to be held in India during the upcoming International Cricket Council World Twenty20 tournament.