It was a Z-standard cricket match on Edinburgh's Leith Links in the late 1980s.
SCOTLAND's hopes of playing in a pre-World Cup competition in the Caribbean look likely to be dashed.
Australia batsman Phil Hughes is fighting for his life in intensive care after being struck on the head by a bouncer during a Sheffield Shield match.
Scotland's cricketers have been given an extra incentive to perform well at the upcoming World Cup after the ICC announced a significant increase in prize money.
Richie Benaud, the former Australia cricket captain and commentator, has announced he is battling skin cancer.
Former Australia captain and commentator Richie Benaud has announced that he is battling skin cancer.
A brilliant century from Kyle Coetzer proved in vain as Scotland ended their tour of Australia and New Zealand with a heavy defeat to Otago Volts at the Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln.
SCOTLAND produced the best all-round display of their tour of Australia and New Zealand to crush the Wellington Firebirds in Lincoln.
SCOTLAND last night crashed to the fourth defeat of their tour Down Under when Canterbury eased to a four-wicket win at the Hagley Oval, Christchurch.
Scotland suffered anguish last night as they fell agonisingly short of one of the best results in their history.
Scotland's World Cup-bound cricketers suffered a thrilling yet heartbreaking defeat to an experienced New Zealand XI in Lincoln as they lost out by just a single run.
New Zealand have selected several leading players for tomorrow's World Cup warm-up showdown with Scotland in Lincoln, writes David Kelso.
Kevin Pietersen claims he could yet return to international cricket - if England and Wales Cricket Board chairman Giles Clarke departed the scene.
Kevin Pietersen's bitter parting with England is threatening to sow seeds of more pain for the national team as his claims of bullying in the dressing room strike a chord with opponents round the world.
Sir Dave Brailsford, the Team Sky principal, has sympathy for Andy Flower after the Kevin Pietersen saga laid bare the challenges of leading an elite sporting team.
Scotland tamed the Tasmania Tigers to complete an impressive first win of their tour Down Under.