Cricket Update

England batsman Alastair Cook raises his bat after reaching 10,000 Test runs against Sri Lanka on May 30, 2016
Alastair Cook 243 puts England in control of day-night Test against West Indies
Alastair Cook registers 243 as England tighten their grip on West Indies on day two of the day-night Test at Edgbaston.
Aug 18, 21:16
Alastair Cook celebrates his century on day three of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on October 15, 2015
England dominate West Indies at Edgbaston on day one of first Test
Alastair Cook and Joe Root both hit centuries as England reach 348-3 at the end of day one of their historic day-night Test against West Indies at Edgbaston.
Aug 17, 21:56
Moeen Ali reacts after being hit on the head during day one of the fourth Test between England and Pakistan on August 11, 2016
Moeen Ali increases England lead over South Africa to 360 runs
An unbeaten half-century by Moeen Ali cements England's stranglehold over South Africa on day three of the final Test at Old Trafford.
Aug 6, 19:00
English fast bowler James Anderson celebrates after becoming the highest ever English wicket taker with 384 after taking the wicket of West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin on day five of the first cricket Test match between West Indies and England at the Sir
England in charge against South Africa in fourth Test
England hold an advantage of 142 runs at the close of play on day two of the fourth Test with South Africa after reducing the tourists to 220-9.
Aug 5, 18:42
Ben Stokes and Joe Root walk off for tea on day two of the third Test between South Africa and England on January 15, 2016
England, South Africa share spoils on opening day of final Test
England end the opening day of the fourth and final Test match with South Africa at Old Trafford on 260-6.
Aug 4, 18:42
Alastair Cook walks off after being dismissed early during the second innings on day three of the first Test between South Africa and England on December 28, 2015
England survive Alastair Cook scare to hold on against South Africa
South Africa remain in control heading into day four of their second Test meeting with England, sitting 474 runs in front after frustrating their opponents.
Jul 16, 18:55
South Africa cricketer Vernon Philander appeals during the third day of the opening Test match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on July 18, 2014
England crumble against rejuvenated South Africa in Nottingham
South Africa hold a 205-run lead over England at the end of day two at Trent Bridge following a disappointing day with the bat for the home side.
Jul 15, 18:59
Hashim Amla in action on day three of the second Test between South Africa and England on January 4, 2016
South Africa hold edge over England after first day of second Test
South Africa end the first day of the second Test match with England at Trent Bridge on 309-6.
Jul 14, 19:06
Alastair Cook celebrates his century on day three of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on October 15, 2015
England in control against South Africa at end of day three
England are 216 runs ahead of South Africa after beginning their second innings in impressive style, reaching 119-1 come the end of play at Lord's.
Jul 8, 18:54
Moeen Ali celebrates his 150 during day two of the second Test between England and Sri Lanka on May 28, 2016
England hold advantage over South Africa
Moeen Ali contributes with both bat and ball as England hold a lead of 244 runs over South Africa at the end of the second day of the first Test at Lord's.
Jul 7, 18:44
Joe Root celebrates his century on day two of the third Test between South Africa and England on January 15, 2016
Joe Root impresses in first Test as England captain
Joe Root scores an unbeaten 184 in his first outing as Test captain to help England recover against South Africa at Lord's.
Jul 6, 18:58
Kane Williamson of New Zealand bats during day one of the First Test match between New Zealand and India at Eden Park on February 6, 2014
New Zealand rip through South Africa's batting order to close in on series leveller
New Zealand are closing in on levelling the three-Test series as South Africa trail by 95 runs on day four in Hamilton.
Mar 28, 09:34
India's Ravindra Jadeja bowls during Day 2 of the second Sunfoil Series Cricket Test match between India and South Africa at the SAHARA Stadium Kingsmead in Durban on December 27, 2013
India on brink of series win against Australia
India require just 87 runs to beat Australia in the fourth Test match in Dharamsala after bowling the tourists out for just 137 in their second innings.
Mar 27, 12:42
New Zealands Kane Williamson acknowledges the crowd as he reaches his century on the third day of the first cricket Test match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London on May 23, 2015
Kane Williamson ton edges New Zealand into lead against South Africa
Kane Williamson hits an unbeaten 148 as New Zealand open up a slender lead over South Africa after the third day of the third Test match in Hamilton.
Mar 27, 09:44
ndia's Murali Vijay celebrates after reaching his century as England bowler James Anderson (R) looks on during play on day 1 of the first cricket Test match between England and India at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, central England, on July 9, 2014
India trail Australia by 52 runs in series decider after faltering start
Nathan Lyon stars for Australia as India are restricted to 248-6 in Dharamsala, with the tourists reaching stumps on day two 52 runs ahead.
Mar 26, 13:18
Quinton de Kock is clean bowled by Jerome Taylor during the sixth ODI match of the Tri-Series between West Indies and South Africa on June 15, 2016
Quinton De Kock impresses for South Africa on day two of third Test against New Zealand
South Africa reach 314 all out on day two of the third Test against New Zealand, who end the day on 67 without loss.
Mar 26, 12:28
Steven Smith celebrates his century on day one of the second Ashes Test at Lord's on July 17, 2015
Steven Smith hits another Test ton for Australia against India
Steven Smith hits his 20th Test century as Australia make 300 on the opening day of the fourth Test match against India.
Mar 25, 11:10
Hashim Amla in action on day one of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 22, 2016
South Africa lose four wickets on rain-hit day
South Africa reach the close of play on the opening day of the third Test match with New Zealand on 123-4.
Mar 25, 10:11
Indias Cheteshwar Pujara walks back to the pavilion after losing his wicket for 11 runs during play on the third day of the fifth cricket Test match between England and India at The Oval in London on August 17, 2014
Australia in trouble as India dominate day four of third Test
A double century by Cheteshwar Pujara and a career-best 117 from Wriddhiman Saha put India in a strong position on the fourth day of the third Test against Australia.
Mar 19, 13:54
Indias Cheteshwar Pujara walks back to the pavilion after losing his wicket for 11 runs during play on the third day of the fifth cricket Test match between England and India at The Oval in London on August 17, 2014
India remain in touch in third Test match with Australia
India lose just five wickets during the third day of the third Test match with Australia, but they remain 92 runs away from establishing a first-innings lead.
Mar 18, 11:57
Australia's Steve Smith in action on day one of the Third Test on July 29, 2015
Australia in charge against India as Steve Smith and Glenn Maxwell impress
Glenn Maxwell claims his maiden century and Steve Smith strikes an unbeaten 178 to help Australia post a series-high 451 on day two of the third Test against India.
Mar 17, 13:13
AB de Villiers and Quinton de Kock on day two of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 23, 2016
Quinton de Kock, Temba Bavuma rescue South Africa in New Zealand
A 160-run partnership between Quinton de Kock and Temba Bavuma helps turn South Africa's fortunes around in the second Test with New Zealand in Wellington.
Mar 17, 12:53
Australia's Steve Smith in action on day one of the Third Test on July 29, 2015
Steve Smith hits unbeaten century for Australia against India
Steve Smith's 19th Test century and Glenn Maxwell's breakthrough batting performance push Australia to 299-4 at stumps on day one of the third Test against India.
Mar 16, 12:55
Henry Nicholls of New Zealand bats during the one-day international match against Pakistan at Basin Reserve on January 25, 2016
Henry Nicholls hits maiden Test ton for New Zealand against South Africa
A maiden Test hundred by Henry Nicholls helps New Zealand fight back from a top-order collapse on day one of the second Test against South Africa in Wellington.
Mar 16, 12:34
Dean Elgar of South Africa plays to mid wicket during day 1 of the 2nd Test match between South Africa and West Indies at St. Georges Park on December 26, 2014
Dean Elgar helps South Africa stretch lead against New Zealand
Dean Elgar helps to stretch South Africa's lead against New Zealand as the opener impresses on day four of the first Test in Dunedin.
Mar 11, 12:50
New Zealands Kane Williamson acknowledges the crowd as he reaches his century on the third day of the first cricket Test match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London on May 23, 2015
New Zealand, South Africa Test match finely poised
The first Test match between New Zealand and South Africa is finely poised after three days with South Africa currently holding a five-run advantage in Dunedin.
Mar 10, 09:47
New Zealands Kane Williamson acknowledges the crowd as he reaches his century on the third day of the first cricket Test match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London on May 23, 2015
New Zealand, South Africa evenly poised at stumps in Dunedin
Kane Williamson leads a New Zealand fightback against South Africa on day two to leave the first Test in Dunedin delicately poised.
Mar 9, 13:03
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Dean Elgar hits century as day one against New Zealand belongs to South Africa
Dean Elgar scores an unbeaten 128 to help South Africa close day one of the first Test against New Zealand on 229-4 in Dunedin.
Mar 8, 09:16
Indias Cheteshwar Pujara walks back to the pavilion after losing his wicket for 11 runs during play on the third day of the fifth cricket Test match between England and India at The Oval in London on August 17, 2014
India battle back in second Test with Australia
Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane produce an unbeaten partnership of 93 to leave India in a strong position in their second Test with Australia.
Mar 6, 12:18
Virat Kohli of India walks from the field after being dismissed for 169 during day three of the Third Test match between Australia and India at Melbourne Cricket Ground on December 28, 2014
Australia in control in India
Australia take a commanding lead over India on the second day of the first Test in Pune.
Feb 24, 12:05
Mitchell Starc celebrates dismissing Joe Root on the second day of the Fourth Test of The Ashes on August 7, 2015
Mitchell Starc half-century frustrates India on day one
Australia end day one of the first Test against India on 256-9 after an unbeaten half-century from Mitchell Starc helped steady the ship for the tourists in Pune.
Feb 23, 13:13
Virat Kohli of India walks from the field after being dismissed for 169 during day three of the Third Test match between Australia and India at Melbourne Cricket Ground on December 28, 2014
India declare on 687 against Bangladesh
India end day two of their one and only Test match with Bangladesh with a lead of 646 runs after declaring on 687-6 in Hyderabad.
Feb 10, 11:49
Virat Kohli of India walks from the field after being dismissed for 169 during day three of the Third Test match between Australia and India at Melbourne Cricket Ground on December 28, 2014
India in command in Hyderabad
Virat Kohli hits an unbeaten 111 as India dominate the first day of their one-off test with Bangladesh.
Feb 9, 12:50
India cricketer Munaf Patel reacts after taking the wicket of Bangladesh cricket captain Shakib Al Hasan during the first match in the World Cup on February 19, 2011
New Zealand, Bangladesh second Test left delicately poised
New Zealand lose three late wickets to find themselves on 260-7 at the end of day three of their second Test meeting with Bangladesh in Christchurch.
Jan 22, 09:58
Tom Latham of New Zealand bats during day three of the 2nd Test match between New Zealand and India at the Basin Reserve on February 16, 2014
New Zealand hopes of Test victory boosted after Bangladesh collapse
New Zealand give themselves hope of salvaging a win against Bangladesh on the final day of the first Test in Wellington following a collapse by the tourists.
Jan 15, 11:38
Tom Latham of New Zealand bats during day three of the 2nd Test match between New Zealand and India at the Basin Reserve on February 16, 2014
New Zealand's Tom Latham hits ton as third Test heads towards draw
A century from Tom Latham helps New Zealand to 292-3 at stumps on day three of the third Test match with Bangladesh, but they still sit 303 runs behind the tourists.
Jan 14, 09:29
Hashim Amla in action on day three of the second Test between South Africa and England on January 4, 2016
Sri Lanka lose four quick wickets in third Test against South Africa
Sri Lanka reach stumps on day two of the third Test match with South Africa on 80-4, still 346 runs behind their hosts.
Jan 13, 18:57
Hashim Amla in action on day three of the second Test between South Africa and England on January 4, 2016
Hashim Amla, JP Duminy put South Africa in command against Sri Lanka
Hashim Amla marks his 100th Test appearance with a century as South Africa take control of the third Test against Sri Lanka on day one in Johannesburg.
Jan 12, 16:15
Australia's David Warner in action during day two of the First Test of The Ashes on July 9, 2015
Australia close to series whitewash over Pakistan with 410-run lead in third Test
Australia are edging closer to a series whitewash over Pakistan as they have a 410-run lead heading into day five of the third Test in Sydney.
Jan 6, 09:28
Pakistani batsman Younis Khan celebrates after scoring a century (100 runs) during the first day of the second test cricket match against Australia on October 30, 2014
Younis Khan hits century, but Pakistan still in trouble against Australia
Younis Khan scores his 34th Test century, but Pakistan trail Australia by 267 runs on day three of the third Test in Sydney.
Jan 5, 09:17