England in command in 2nd Pakistan Test

England are in a commanding position in the 2nd Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford, going to lunch on day two at 5-427 with Joe Root unbeaten on 185.

Kohli double ton, Ashwin century put India in charge

North Sound (Antigua and Barbuda) (AFP) - Virat Kohli's first double-century in any form of first-class cricket and Ravichandran Ashwin's third Test century against the West Indies anchored India's …


Cook proud to lead from front as Root runs riot

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) - England captain Alastair Cook was glad to help his side seize control of the second Test against Pakistan on Friday and just as happy to shrug off being mentioned …


Root punishes Pakistan in second cricket Test

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Joe Root's unbeaten 141 was the centrepiece of England's commanding 314 for four on the first day of the second Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford on Friday.


England 1-95 in 2nd Pakistan Test

England are 1-95 at lunch after winning the toss and batting on day one of the second Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford.


More surgery for Ashton Agar

Former Test spinner Ashton Agar will be sidelined for up to four months after being booked for more shoulder surgery.


Sri Lanka to try out new blood in Australia series

Colombo (AFP) - Sri Lanka stacked its squad on Thursday with uncapped bowlers including pacers Asitha Fernando and Roshane Silva and spinner Lakshan Sandakan for the home Test series starting next …