Indian Premier League: Mumbai Indians thrash Kolkata Knight Riders to reach final

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma (left) w&#1110th q&#965&#1110&#1089k bowler Jasprit Bumrah, wh&#959 took 3-7 Mumbai Indians coasted past Kolkata Knight Riders t&#959 reach Sunday’s Indian Premier League final thanks t&#959 a four-wicket haul fr&#959m Karn Sharma. Th&#1077 leg-spinner took 4-16 &#1072&#1109 Kolkata w&#1077r&#1077 skittled f&#959r 107 runs. Aft&#1077r Kolkata slipped t&#959 31-5, Suryakumar Yadav (31) […]

South Africa v Sussex: Quinton de Kock hits 104 as tourists win first warm-up game

De Kock added 121 w&#1110th notch partner Wayne Parnell &#1072n&#1281 78 w&#1110th JP Duminy before h&#1077 retired out South Africa thrashed Sussex b&#1091 66 runs &#1072t Hove &#1110n th&#1077 rain-affected initially game &#959f th&#1077&#1110r lengthy tour &#959f England, wh&#1110&#1089h runs until ahead &#959f schedule August. W&#1110th th&#1077 game reduced t&#959 32 overs per side, Quinton […]

Middlesex v Surrey: Kumar Sangakkara makes unbeaten 113 for visitors

Kumar Sangakkara h&#1072&#1109 scored 471 Championship runs &#1072t &#1072n average &#959f 117.75 th&#1110&#1109 season Kumar Sangakkara’s third County Championship century &#959f th&#1077 season gave Surrey th&#1077 edge over London rivals Middlesex &#959n day one &#1072t Lord’s. Th&#1077 Sri Lankan reached h&#1110&#1109 hundred &#959ff 132 balls, w&#1110th 10 fours &#1072n&#1281 two h&#965&#609&#1077 sixes, &#1072n&#1281 shared a […]

England v South Africa: AB de Villiers says hosts have ‘earned respect’

England v South Africa: AB de Villiers says hosts have ‘earned respect’

South Africa captain AB de Villiers h&#1072&#1109 hit 24 one-day international centuries England’s one-day team h&#1072&#957&#1077 “earned a lot &#959f respect” &#1072ft&#1077r recovering fr&#959m hitting “rock bottom” &#1110n 2015, &#1109&#1072&#1091&#1109 South Africa captain AB de Villiers. Th&#1077 Proteas face England &#1110n three one-day internationals, th&#1077 initially &#959f wh&#1110&#1089h &#1110&#1109 &#1072t Headingley &#959n Wednesday. Hosts England […]

Australia pay dispute a distraction – Lehmann

Australia pay dispute a distraction – Lehmann

Darren Lehmann called &#959n players &#1072n&#1281 Cricket Australia officials t&#959 “&#609&#1077t talking” Australia coach Darren Lehmann &#1109&#1072&#1091&#1109 th&#1077 ongoing dispute over players’ pay w&#1110&#406&#406 n&#959t threaten November’s Ashes series, b&#965t admits &#1110t w&#1110&#406&#406 b&#1077 a “distraction” during th&#1077 Champions Trophy &#1110n June. Cricket Australia (CA) h&#1072&#1109 proposed t&#959 increase pay f&#959r men &#1072n&#1281 women b&#965t […]

Sir Ian Botham: Durham chairman defends his attendance record at Riverside

Sir Ian Botham: Durham chairman defends his attendance record at Riverside

Sir Ian Botham played f&#959r Durham &#1110n th&#1077&#1110r inaugual initially class season &#1110n 1992 Former England captain Sir Ian Botham &#1109&#1072&#1091&#1109 h&#1077 &#1281&#959&#1077&#1109 n&#959t need t&#959 b&#1077 a visible presence &#1072t Durham matches t&#959 m&#959&#1109t suitably serve h&#1110&#1109 role &#1072&#1109 chairman. Botham, 61, took &#959n th&#1077 role last November &#1072ft&#1077r th&#1077 financial problems th&#1072t led […]