New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum is a among a clutch of World Cup stars omitted from the Black Caps’ squad named Thursday for next month’s limited-overs tour of Zimbabwe and South Africa. Pace spearheads Trent Boult (back injury) and Tim Southee (rested) will also miss the tour, along with all-rounder Corey Anderson (back injury).
India will tour Sri Lanka to play three Test matches in August and September, the cricketing boards of both the countries confirmed on Thursday. The Indian team will reach Colombo on August 3 and will play a three-day warm-up game against Sri Lanka Chairman’s XI from August 6 to 8 at the R. Premadasa International […]
David Warner’s career-best 178, Steve Smith’s 95 and Glenn Maxwell’s 88-run blitz powered Australia to a record World Cup total of 417 for six wickets in a Pool A. Afghanistan was at the receiving end of a stellar Australian performance at the WACA ground on Wednesday (March 4) before a sizeable gathering.