IPL 2020: AB de Villiers, Virat Kohli and Navdeep Saini guide RCB to thrilling Super Over win over MI
RCB now has two wins from three games winning this edition's second Super Over after Delhi Capitals beat Kings XI Punjab in the first one.
IPL 2020: RCB's Adam Zampa looking forward to partner Yuzvendra Chahal, hopes to master death bowling skill
Zampa and Chahal are both wrist spinners but the Australian is eager to pick the brain of his IPL teammate when it comes to death bowling.
Ahead of the IPL which starts on 19 September, we take a look at 10 bowlers to watch out for.
England vs Australia: Josh Hazlewood stars as visitors beat Eoin Morgan and Co in first ODI to take 1-0 lead in series
Needing a record chase at Old Trafford of 295 to win, England was reduced to 13-2 by Hazlewood and then 57-4 when legspinner Adam Zampa took two of his four wickets.
IPL 2020: Check out full schedule of Royal Challengers Bangalore — opponents, date, venue and India time
Check out the full in IPL 2020 schedule of Royal Challengers Bangalore
England vs Australia: Jos Buttler's quickfire 77 sees hosts win by six wickets to clinch T20I series
He faced just 54 balls, including eight fours and two sixes, with this innings becoming Buttler's highest score in a T20 international, surpassing his 73 not out against Sri Lanka at Southampton four years ago.
With another season of the Indian Premier League less than a fortnight away, we take a look at the players who have pulled out of the cash-rich league's 13th edition, which will be held in a bio-secure bubble in UAE.
IPL 2020: RCB pacer Kane Richardson says pulling out of tournament was 'difficult but right decision'
Kane Richardson, who was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for Rs 4 crore in the IPL auction last December, had opted out of the tournament to be with his wife for the birth of his first child.
Richardson opted out of the tournament to be with his wife for the birth of his first child.
Firstpost Masterclass: Dip, drift and deception, L Sivaramakrishnan deconstructs the art of leg spin
L Sivaramakrishnan demystifies the allure that surrounds legspin, explain the biomechanics that goes behind delivering a perfect leg break, and explain the mental fortitude required to ace the craft.
Australia spinner Adam Zampa is dreaming of earning the coveted 'Baggy Green' after moving back to New South Wales, where he can sharpen his skills by playing alongside country's top Test pick Nathan Lyon.
The 28-year-old Zampa, who made his first-class debut with NSW in 2012, will be sharing the dressing room with top cricketers such as Nathon Lyon, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc and David Warner
Shane Warne says spin bowling in Australia going downhill because of less match exposure to spinners
Warne, one of the greatest leg-spinners the game has produced, said there is a dearth of quality spinner who can fill in the shoes of Nathan Lyon and urged CA to ensure that states include a spinner in every Sheffield Shield game.
Adam Zampa joins calls for review of Australia's wickets, says 'spin has been taken out of the game'
Short format specialist Zampa said he had rarely come across a genuine turning wicket in domestic Sheffield Shield matches, apart from the odd occasion at the Sydney Cricket Ground and when the Adelaide Oval’s drop-in pitch was “green and patchy”.
Ravichandran Ashwin, Nathan Lyon and Yasir Shah lack adequate variations to survive in ODIs, says Mushtaq Ahmed
Former Pakistan leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed said the ever-increasing role of power-hitting in the modern one-day game has made mystery spinners more valuable than the conventional ones.
Former Pakistan spinner Mushtaq Ahmed says India's Yuzvendra Chahal can be more effective with better use of crease
Ahmed, who is a consultant for his native team, said India's ability to take wickets in the middle-overs in the limited-overs format through Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav has been a game-changer for them
CA include Marnus Labuschagne in contracted players list of 2020-21 after breakout year; Usman Khawaja dropped
The value of each contract is still uncertain because of the coronavirus pandemic which has forced Cricket Australia to furlough the bulk of its staff.
Australia vs New Zealand, highlights, 1st ODI in Sydney, Full Cricket Score: Hosts hand Kiwis 71-run defeat in opening game
Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary from the first one-day international between Australia and New Zealand in Sydney on our live blog.
David Warner returned to the scene of the ball-tampering scandal and played a central role in a victory this time as Australia beat South Africa by 97 runs in the final Twenty20 to clinch the series 2-1 on Wednesday.
South Africa vs Australia: Visitors recall Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell for ODI, T20 series, Marcus Stoinis misses out
Marsh last featured in an Australian side in the Ashes series last September. He hasn't played an ODI since January 2018 or a T20 international since October 2018