Cook falls short as Sri Lanka strike in second Test

Chester-le-Street (United Kingdom) (AFP) - England captain Alastair Cook was still waiting for his 10,000th Test run after falling five short of the landmark figure on the first day of the second …

Pink ball progress being made: Starc

November's mooted day-night Test in Adelaide will likely be a talking point when Australia play South Africa in the one-day tri-series in the West Indies.


New Zealand cricket coach Hesson extends contract

Wellington (AFP) - Black Caps mentor Mike Hesson has extended his contract until the 2019 World Cup, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said Thursday, describing him as the best coach in the country's history.