Pakistan, World XI face off for Independence Cup; green shirts to bat first

World XI skipper Faf du Plessis won the toss and put Pakistan in to bat first, as was the case in the first two matches of the series.

With the series poised 1-1, Pakistan and the World XI face off in a potentially gripping contest for the Independence Cup at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium on Friday. World XI skipper Faf du Plessis won the […]

Independence Cup: Amla, Perera take resurgent World XI to thrilling victory

Thisara Perera smashed the winning six for a resurgent World XI side as they conquered the 175-run target with seven wickets to spare in the nail-biting second match of the Twenty20 international (T20I) Independence Cup series at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium on Wednesday.

Thisara Perera smashed the winning six for a resurgent World XI side as they conquered the 175-run target with seven wickets to spare in the nail-biting second match of the Twenty20 international (T20I) Independence Cup […]

Pakistan thrash World XI by 20 runs in Independence Cup opener in Lahore

Pakistan thrashed a star-studded World XI team by 20 runs in the premier match of the Independence Cup series at Lahore's Gaddafi stadium on Tuesday.

Pakistan thrashed a star-studded World XI team by 20 runs in the premier match of the Independence Cup series at Lahore’s Gaddafi stadium on Tuesday. The three-match Twenty20 international series set entirely in Lahore signals […]

Trump hand holding was ‘moment of assistance’ – May – BBC News

Image copyright EPA UK Prime Minister Theresa May has described the time she and US president Donald Trump held hands as a “moment of assistance”. The leaders were captured on camera as they walked at […]

Crossbow bolt fired at the Oval could very easily have killed someone

Play between Sussex and Middlesex in the County Championship at The Oval abandoned after a crossbow bolt was fired into the ground from outside the stadium

Play between Sussex and Middlesex in the County Championship at The Oval abandoned after a crossbow bolt was fired into the ground from outside the stadium The usually serene world of County Championship cricket was […]

‘Noisy’ Darlington Cricket Club sparks neighbours row – BBC News

Image copyright Google Image caption Darlington Borough Council's planning committee heard complaints from residents overlooking the ground A planning dispu

Image copyright Google Image caption Darlington Borough Council’s planning committee heard complaints from residents overlooking the ground A planning dispute has erupted between a cricket club and its neighbours after residents said players were too […]

Best of the Test: Edgbaston – Pink balls and Cook churning out 243

The pink ball provided a different test at Edgbaston but some things remained the same: Alastair Cook piling on the runs and England continuing their recent

The pink ball provided a different test at Edgbaston but some things remained the same: Alastair Cook piling on the runs and England continuing their recent home dominance of the Windies. Joe Root’s men racked […]

Don Shepherd, the pride of Welsh cricket

Glamorgan's Don Shepherd (r) bowling (Photo by S&G/PA Images via Getty Images) Don Shepherd , a giant of Glamorgan cricket and widely regarded as one of the

Don Shepherd, a giant of Glamorgan cricket and widely regarded as one of the best county cricketers never to play for England, has died, aged 90. Shepherd was one of the great servants of county […]

England v West Indies: day-night Test at Edgbaston, day one – as it happened

Alastair Cook batted all day and all night for 153 not out, with Joe Root also making a century on a superb day for England against a desperate West Indies

Alastair Cook batted all day and all night for 153 not out, with Joe Root also making a century on a superb day for England against a desperate West Indies Close of play 90th over: […]

Champions Trophy: Pakistan pulls off famous win against old rival India

(CNN) It's described as one of the greatest rivalries in any sport, a Champions Trophy match that stops the nations, but few expected the latest clash to

(CNN)It’s described as one of the greatest rivalries in any sport, a match that stops the nations, but few expected the latest clash to end like this. Hot favorite India was supposed to trounce underdog […]