Cricket

  • 24 July 2014

    ALASTAIR COOK, the England captain, has found an unlikely supporter in former India skipper Sourav Ganguly, who believes the rest of the squad have failed to back their leader when required.

  • 24 July 2014

    Kane Williamson, the New Zealand off-spinner, has been suspended from bowling due to an illegal action, the International Cricket Council has announced.

  • 23 July 2014

    FAST bowler James Anderson faces the possibility of being banned from his home Test at Old Trafford after a date of August 1 was set for his International Cricket Council disciplinary hearing.

  • 20 July 2014

    Liam Plunkett was England's catalyst with bat and ball as they gave themselves a shot at a long overdue Test victory against India at Lord's.

  • 20 July 2014

    IT was a battle to beat the weather for Scottish cricketers yesterday and, with one exception, it was the elements that came out on top.That possibly suited Eastern Premier leaders Aberdeenshire who had slumped to 54-6 after 21overs before rain and fog descended on Myreside to deny Watsonians what was shaping up to be a significant win.

  • 19 July 2014

    GARY BALLANCE was delighted to extend his good record at Lord's after reaching three figures at HQ for the third time this season.