Matt Renshaw has had a dream start to his County Championship stint, becoming just the 14th player in Somerset history to score a century on debut.
Two days after rejecting reports Justin Langer is the new national team coach, Cricket Australia says key team appointments will be made in the coming weeks.
The England and Wales Cricket Board have proposed a new format for their domestic competition, even shorter than Twenty20 and not necessarily with six-ball overs.
Kings XI Punjab have beaten Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL, with Aussies Aaron Finch and Andrew Tye playing a supporting role to centurion Chris Gayle.
Lagos (AFP) - The Tafawa Balewa Cricket Oval in Lagos, Nigeria, is a world away from the Melbourne Cricket Ground and other leading venues in the sport.
Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has surprised fans in Mumbai with an impromptu game of night street cricket next to a construction site.
Western Australia and Perth Scorchers coach Justin Langer is reportedly just weeks away from being appointed coach of the Australian cricket team.
New Delhi (AFP) - Virat Kohli smashed 92 off 62 balls to become the highest run-scorer in Indian Premier League history but his efforts could not halt Royal Challengers Bangalore's slump in this year's tournament.
Virat Kohli's Royal Challengers Bangalore failed to chase a mammoth target of 214 runs set by the Mumbai Indians but were they actually robbed of a crucial late wicket?
London (AFP) - Ben Stokes is desperate to inspire England back to the pinnacle of Test cricket, saying the team has "slacked off" in the past two years, slipping to fifth in the world rankings.
London (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Aiden Markram says South Africa were stunned when they discovered Australia had tampered with the ball during their recent Test series.
A trademark whirlwind knock from Chris Gayle has helped Kings XI Punjab win a thriller against Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
London (United Kingdom) (AFP) - South Africa great Hashim Amla and Australia batsman Hilton Cartwright both fell in the 30s as rain played havoc with the start of the 2018 English County Championship season on Friday.
London (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Matt Renshaw will play for English county side Somerset this season, replacing disgraced Australian Test team-mate Cameron Bancroft, the club announced.
New Delhi (India) (AFP) - Protest-hit Chennai Super Kings were Thursday ordered to play all their remaining Indian Premier League (IPL) home games 1,200 kilometres away in Pune after players had shoes thrown at them and were threatened with snakes being unleashed into their stadium.
Getting run out once is bad enough but twice in a row is just downright horrible with Australian D'Arcy Short now on the verge of an unthinkable hat-trick in the IPL.