Fluent fifties from Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson ensured that New Zealand secured a nervous three-wicket victory over Pakistan in the rain-interrupted second One-Day International in Auckland by chasing down a D/L revised target of 263 runs with just two balls to spare thereby claiming a 2-0 series victory.
Abdul Razzaq bowled a terrific final over conceding just five runs as Capricorn Commanders successfully managed a three-run victory over Sagittarius Strikers despite a spirited fifty from Adam Gilchrist in the fifth game of the Masters Champions League in Dubai.
As the Chris Gayle Academy enters its fourth year, we ewre invited down to Walthamstow as the group were put through their paces by strength and conditioning experts Tenax Performance. Here's a flavour of the day.
Brad Hodge and Kumar Sangakkara shared an unbeaten 105-run stand as Gemini Arabians chased down the target of 133 with eight wickets in hand after Muttiah Muralitharan's four-wicket haul restricted Leo Kings in the fourth match of the Masters Champions League in Dubai.
India and Nepal booked their berth in the quarterfinals of the ICC U-19 World Cup in Bangladesh with back-to-back convincing victories in their Group D encounters by handing New Zealand and Ireland respectively their second consecutive defeats in the tournament.
Sri Lanka managed to defeat Afghanistan in a low scoring encounter to top the group while Pakistan completed an easy seven-wicket victory as both the teams from Group B qualified for the quarterfinals of the ICC U-19 World Cup in Bangladesh.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India has moved the second Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka to Ranchi after the Delhi and District Cricket Association informed the board of their inability to host the game.
Shane Bond and Daniel Vettori shared six wickets between them after Mahela Jayawardene scored a classy fifty as Sagittarius Strikers defeated Virgo Super Kings by 26 runs in the third game of the Masters Champions League in Dubai.
A spirited 66-run partnership between Johan Botha and James Franklin followed by a four-wicket haul from Fidel Edwards allowed Leo Lions to come from behind and secure a 26-run victory over Capricorn Commanders in the second game of the Masters Champions League.