Big-hitting New Zealander Colin Munro slammed an unbeaten 99 to help steer Brisbane Heat to a 103-run thrashing of Glenn Maxwell's Melbourne Stars Thursday on the opening day of Australia's Twenty20 Big Bash League.
Leading from the front, Captain Najmul Hossain Shanto achieved his third Test century in just four innings, guiding Bangladesh towards a substantial total in the second innings of the initial Test against New Zealand in Sylhet on Thursday.
India skipper Suryakumar Yadav's 42-ball 80 and an unbeaten cameo by Rinku Singh helped the hosts chase down an Indian best of 209 against Australia in a Twenty20 thriller on Thursday in Visakhapatnam.
Rassie van der Dussen hit an unbeaten 76 to lead South Africa to a comfortable five-wicket win over Afghanistan in their last World Cup group game on Friday as their opponents were eliminated from the semi-final race.
Glenn Maxwell's stunning 201 not out guided Australia into the semi-finals of the World Cup as the five-time champions snatched a sensational three-wicket victory from the jaws of defeat against Afghanistan in Mumbai on Tuesday.
On his 35th birthday, Kohli made an undefeated 101 as India reached 326-5 in their World Cup group game with South Africa and then Ravindra Jadeja 5/33 dismantled the Proteas batters, dismissing South Africa for just 83, at the country's iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
Mohammed Shami took five wickets as India's pacemen produced a devastating display to skittle out Sri Lanka for just 55 as the unbeaten tournament hosts secured a World Cup semi-final place with a colossal 302-run win in Mumbai on Thursday.
Quinton de Kock hit his fourth century of the World Cup while Rassie van der Dussen cracked his second as South Africa thrashed New Zealand by 190 runs on Wednesday to take a step closer to the semi-finals.
Shaheen Shah Afridi grabbed three wickets while openers Fakhar Zaman and Abdullah Shafique cracked half-centuries as Pakistan stormed to a seven-wicket victory over Bangladesh on Tuesday to stay afloat in the race for a World Cup semi-final place.
Glenn Maxwell's fastest World Cup century off 40 balls and 104 by David Warner led Australia to a record World Cup 309-run rout of the Netherlands on Wednesday for their third straight victory at the tournament.
Heinrich Klaasen made a brilliant World Cup century as South Africa thrashed England by a mammoth 229 runs in Mumbai on Saturday to leave the champions' title defence hanging by a thread as they suffered a record defeat in a one-day international.
Sadeera Samarawickrama hit an undefeated 91 as Sri Lanka brought the Netherlands crashing back down to World Cup reality on Saturday with a five-wicket victory which gave the 1996 champions their first win of the tournament.
The Women's Big Bash League is kicking off on the 19th of October with Sydney Sixers Women facing Melbourne Stars Women in the Inaugural game at the North Sydney Oval Ground. The Final of the T20 competition will be played on the 2nd of December, 2023.
Flamboyant opening batsman Rahmanullah Gurbaz hit a blistering 80 as Afghanistan, buoyed by some lusty late hitting, made 284 and then bowled out the defending champions England for just 215 ,in the World Cup, at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi today.
The Black Caps outclassed the Dutch side with both bat and ball and registered a 99-run win. After being asked to bat first, they posted 322 for seven and then bundled out Netherlands for 223 to register their second consecutive win.
Ravindra Jadeja 3-28, Virat Kohli 85 and KL Rahul 97* helped India quash Australia by 6 wickets, at Chennai's M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, in the 150th ODI meeting between the two cricket powerhouses, who opened their campaigns in the showpiece event.
A proud and emotional India were crowned Asian Games men's cricket champions on their first attempt and without needing to bat in an anti-climatic finish Saturday, consigning Afghanistan to a third consecutive silver.
Afghanistan secured a victory over Pakistan, triumphing by four wickets during the 19th Asian Games Men’s Cricket second semi-final held at the Zhejiang University of Technology Cricket Field in Hangzhou, China, on Friday.
New Zealand secured their second consecutive victory in the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup warm-up match by defeating South Africa by a margin of seven runs at Thiruvananthapuram's Greenfield Stadium on Monday.
Amelia Kerr’s unbeaten hundred led New Zealand to a consolation six-wicket win in the third and final One-Day International (ODI) and Cricket South Africa (CSA) Black Day ODI against the Proteas Women, as the hosts secured a 2-1 series victory in Durban on Sunday.
During the 1st T20 International at the North Sydney Oval, Hayley Matthews put on a captivating display, amassing a scintillating 99 not out from just 74 deliveries. However, despite her outstanding performance, the West Indies Women fell short of victory and endured an 8-wicket defeat.
Australia batsman Steve Smith scored a half-century before pacer Mitchell Starc bagged a hat-trick to rip through the Netherlands top order in a rain-affected warm-up game in Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday ahead of the 50-overs World Cup.