TAUNTON: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and elected to bat against Somerset at Taunton in his country’s first first-class match on English soil since their controversial ‘spot-fixing’ tour of 2010.
LONDON: India’s Anil Kumble and several other former Test players on an International Cricket Council committee have urged the sport’s law-makers to bring in new restrictions on the size of bats amid concerns over a glut of run-scoring.
DUBAI: England beat Pakistan by 14 runs in the first Twenty20 international to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series in Dubai on Thursday.
WASHINGTON: Scientists in China on Wednesday described one of the weirdest flying creatures ever discovered, a pigeon-size dinosaur with wings like a bat that lived not long before the first birds.
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bat first on the opening day of the second test against Pakistan on Thursday.