Smith consolidated his position at the top of the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen, and also attained rating points which are the sixth-best ever.
While the league, now in its second year, attracts an estimated television audience of over 50 million people, so far all ...
India, who had not lost a home Test in 20 matches, were once again unable to cope with O’Keefe’s probing lines.
Mitchell Starc claimed the prized scalp of Virat Kohli for a duck as Australia restricted India to 70/3 at lunch on day two of the first Test.
Mitchell Starc was dismissed for 61 as Australia were bowled out for 260 in the first over on day two of the opening Test against India.
India captain Virat Kohli appeared to agree with his counterpart, bringing on spin spearhead Ravichandran Ashwin, in just the second over of the day.
Steve Smith dismissed predictions that Australia face another series whitewash against India but admitted they had to show more fight.
Five previous flashpoints between India and Australia who begin a four-Test series in Pune.
Sri Lanka's Niroshan Dickwella was suspended for two limited-overs matches after he was punished for dissent during their T20 win over Australia.
An Australian cricket administrator has called for terms like "batsman" and "12th man" to be dropped, to encourage women and girls to play the game.
England players attracted megabucks bids in the IPL auction, with Ben Stokes joinging the Rising Pune Supergiants for more than $2 million.
Delhi Daredevils have bought Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada for $750 000 in the on-going Indian Premier League auction.
Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi announced his retirement from international cricket, ending an illustrious and sometimes controversial career.
The touring side needed 48 runs off the last three overs to clinch the series and Gunaratne led them home.
Chamara Kapugedera smashed a four off the last ball to give Sri Lanka a thrilling five-wicket victory over Australia in their first T20 at the MCG.