SYDNEY, Oct 24 Former test cricket umpire Darrell Hair has been handed an 18-month good behaviour bond by an Australian court after pleading guilty to charges of embezzling and stealing money from a liquor store where he worked, local media reported on Tuesday.
BULAWAYO, Oct 23 Roston Chase was unbeaten on 91 as the West Indies established a mammoth 429-run lead over Zimbabwe at the close on the third day of the first test on Monday.
Oct 23 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at stumps on the third day in the first Test between Zimbabwe and West Indies on Monday in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe West Indies 1st innings 219 (S. Hope 90no, K. Powell 56; G. Cremer 4-64) Zimbabwe 1st innings 159 (D. Bishoo 5-79) West Indies 2nd innings (Overnight: 88-1) K. Brathwaite lbw b Raza 86 K. Powell b Cremer 17 K. Hope lb
Oct 23 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at close of play in the fifth and final One Day International between Pakistan and Sri Lanka on Monday in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Sri Lanka Innings Upul Tharanga b U. khan 8 Sadeera Samarawickrama b U. khan 0 Dinesh Chandimal c S. Ahmed b U. khan 0 Lahiru Thirimanne c S. Ahmed b H. Ali 19 Niroshan Dickwella l
Oct 23 (Gracenote) - Line-ups for the fifth and final One Day International between Pakistan and Sri Lanka on Monday in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Sri Lanka won toss and decided to bat Pakistan: Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed (capt), Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Usman Khan, Faheem Ashraf Sri Lanka: Niroshan Dickwella, Upul Tharanga (capt), Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru T
MUMBAI, Oct 23 Opening batsman Murali Vijay returned to India's squad for the first two tests against Sri Lanka next month after missing the matches against the same opponents earlier this year with a wrist injury.
SYDNEY, Oct 23 Former England batsman Graeme Hick and bowling coach Troy Cooley will pit their wits against the tourists when they mentor a Cricket Australia XI in a four-day Ashes tour match in Townsville next month.
MUMBAI, Oct 22 Tom Latham hit a masterful unbeaten hundred and added 200 in a stand with Ross Taylor to help New Zealand to a comfortable six-wicket victory over India in the first one-day international at the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday.
Oct 22 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at close of play in the first One Day International between India and New Zealand on Sunday in Mumbai, India India Innings Ro. Sharma b Boult 20 S. Dhawan c Latham b Boult 9 V. Kohli c Boult b Southee 121 K. Jadhav c&b Santner 12 D. Karthik c Munro b Southee 37 M. Dhoni c Guptill b Bo
Oct 22 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at close of play in the third and final One Day International between South Africa and Bangladesh on Sunday in East London, South Africa South Africa Innings T. Bavuma c Das b M. Hasan 48 Q. de Kock c&b M. Hasan 73 F. du Plessis retired hurt 91 A. Markram run out (Kayes) 66 A. de Villiers c Mortaz