Cricket Update

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
South Africa's batsman Faf du Plessis plays a shot during day one of the third Test match on January 14, 2016
South Africa on brink of win over Sri Lanka in second Test match
South Africa move to the brink of a Test series win over Sri Lanka after leaving the tourists on 130-4 at stumps on day three, still 377 short of their target.
Jan 4, 16:04
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
Australia in control of third Test, but Azhar Ali, Younis Khan steady Pakistan
Australia remain in control of the third Test in Sydney with a 412-run lead, but Azhar Ali and Younis Khan steady Pakistan to end day two on 126-2.
Jan 4, 09:16
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
South Africa take commanding 317-run lead in second Test against Sri Lanka
South Africa take a commanding 317-run lead over Sri Lanka on day two of the second Test in Cape Town.
Jan 3, 16:18
David Warner of Australia in action against New Zealand at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on February 6, 2016
David Warner, Matt Renshaw leave Pakistan on brink of series whitewash
David Warner inspires Australia to a 365-3 overnight lead in their third Test meeting with Pakistan, reaching a century in less than two hours of the opening day.
Jan 3, 09:11
Angelo Mathews of Sri Lanka celebrates reaching his century during day four of 2nd Investec Test match between England and Sri Lanka at Headingley Cricket Ground on June 23, 2014
Sri Lanka still fighting against South Africa
Sri Lanka reach stumps on day four of the first Test with South Africa on 240-5, but they require another 248 runs for victory in Port Elizabeth.
Dec 29, 16:40
Steven Smith celebrates his century on day one of the second Ashes Test at Lord's on July 17, 2015
Australia build slender lead over Pakistan
Australia will head into the final day of the second Test match with Pakistan with a lead of 22 runs after another interrupted day on Thursday.
Dec 29, 09:14
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South Africa build commanding lead in first Test
South Africa end day three of the first Test match against Sri Lanka with a commanding lead of 432 runs after dominating all three sessions on Wednesday.
Dec 28, 16:16
Australia's David Warner in action during day two of the First Test of The Ashes on July 9, 2015
David Warner, Azhar Ali impress on third day between Australia and Pakistan
Azhar Ali scores an unbeaten 205 as Pakistan declare on 443-9 before David Warner's 144 sparks hopes of an Australian comeback on day three of the second Test in Melbourne.
Dec 28, 12:43
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
South Africa seize control of first Test match against Sri Lanka
South Africa end day two of the first Test match with Sri Lanka with a lead of 105 runs after reducing their opponents to 181-7.
Dec 27, 15:56
Pakistani batsman Azhar Ali leaves the ground after his dismissal during the fourth day of the third and final Test match between New Zealand and Pakistan at the Sharjah cricket stadium in Sharjah on November 30, 2014
Azhar Ali takes Pakistan past 300 on day two
Azhar Ali reaches stumps on day two of the second Test with Australia on 139 as Pakistan progress to 310-6 on a second successive rain-interrupted day.
Dec 27, 13:15
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Karun Nair hits triple century as England wilt in final Test
England must fight to save the final Test with India after Karun Nair hit an unbeaten triple century on day four in Chennai.
Dec 19, 11:50



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