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McCullum out cheaply in final innings

Second Test, Christchurch (day three): New Zealand 370 & 121-4: Williamson 45* Australia 505-4: Burns 170, Smith 138, Voges 60, Wagner 6-106 New Zealand trail by 14 runs Scorecard New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum made 25 runs in his final ...

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SA win was 'men against boys' – Bayliss

England coach Trevor Bayliss admitted South Africa’s nine-wicket Twenty20 thrashing of his team in Johannesburg was “men against boys”. South Africa needed only 14.4 overs to reach their target of 172, with AB de Villiers making 71 in just 29 ...

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England women seal T20 series victory

Third Women’s Twenty20 international, Johannesburg: South Africa 131-4 (20 overs): Lee 69*, Du Preez 39, Shrubsole 2-28 England 133-6 (15.3 overs): Taylor 60, Ismail 3-27 England won by four wickets Scorecard England women added the Twenty20 series to their one-day ...

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England teams set for series deciders

The ICC World T20 begins on 8 March and the women’s event, also in India, starts on 15 March South Africa v England Venue: The Wanderers, Johannesburg Date: 21 February Start: Women’s match 08:00 GMT, men’s match 12:30 GMT Coverage: ...

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McCullum scores fastest Test century

Brendon McCullum broke a record first set by his childhood “idol” Sir Viv Richards Second Test, Christchurch (day one): New Zealand 370 (McCullum 145, Anderson 72) Australia: 57-1 Australia trail by 313 runs Scorecard Brendon McCullum scored the fastest Test ...

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England women fall to T20 defeat

Sarah Taylor top scored for England with 66 in their total of 156 Second Women’s Twenty20 international, Cape Town: England 156-6 (20 overs): Taylor 66, Luus 2-26 South Africa 145-3 (17.2 overs): Van Niekerk 63, Elwiss 1-15 South Africa won ...

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England lose thriller off final ball

South Africa’s Abbott and Morris celebrate their side’s victory First Twenty20 international, Newlands: England 134-8 (20 overs): Buttler 32*, Tahir 4-21 South Africa 135-7 (20 overs): Du Plessis 25, Jordan 3-23 South Africa won by three wickets Scorecard England missed ...

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Yorkshire sign Australia batsman Head

Travis Head played for Australia against India in January but did not make their World T20 squad County champions Yorkshire have signed Australia batsman Travis Head for the second half of the 2016 season. The 22-year-old will replace New Zealand’s ...

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T20 team very exciting – Morgan

Eoin Morgan hit 42 off 13 balls in England’s victory over South Africa A on Wednesday First T20: South Africa v England Venue: Newlands, Cape Town Date: Friday, 19 February Coverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 ...

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Westfield allowed back in minor cricket

Mervyn Westfield played seven first-class matches for Essex before he was banned from professional cricket in 2012 Mervyn Westfield can play county second XI or minor counties cricket this year as he tries to rebuild his career after being found ...

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