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South Africa bowl in must-win game against India

Port Elizabeth, South Africa: South Africa won the toss and decided to bowl in the fifth one-day international against India at St George’s Park on Tuesday. It is a must-win game for South Africa, who trail the tourists 3-1 in the six-match series. “We’ve heard that the ball is skidding on under (new) lights and…

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Sri Lanka win toss, bowl against India in second T20

Indore, India: Sri Lanka captain Thisara Perera won the toss and chose to bowl in their must-win second Twenty20 international against India in Indore on Friday. The visitors, who trail 1-0 in the three-match series after losing the opener by 93 runs, made two changes to their starting lineup. Top-order batsman Sadeera Samarawickrama and all-rounder Chaturanga…

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Injured Taylor out as Zimbabwe choose to bowl

HARARE: Batsman Ross Taylor sat out the decisive third one-day international against Zimbabwe on Friday and was ruled out of the remainder of New Zealand's tour after requiring minor surgery to his groin. Taylor was struck in the area on Thursday and underwent surgery that night, before it was confirmed that he would not take…

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England bowl against Australia in fourth Test

NOTTINGHAM: England captain Alastair Cook won the toss and elected to field against Australia in the fourth Ashes Test at Trent Bridge on Thursday. The overcast conditions promised to aid swing bowling, with Australia having struggled against the moving ball this series. England, 2-1 up in the five-match series and a win away from regaining…

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Zimbabwe win toss, bowl against New Zealand

HARARE: Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to bowl first as their three-match one-day international series against New Zealand got underway at Harare Sports Club on Sunday. Fast bowler Tinashe Panyangara returned to the Zimbabwe line-up after overcoming a side strain that kept him out of the second half of India's recent tour of the…

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Zimbabwe win toss, bowl against India

HARARE: Captain Elton Chigumbura won the toss and elected to bowl first in the second one-day international against India as Zimbabwe attempted to keep the three-match series alive on Sunday. Zimbabwe fell just short of victory in the first match on Friday, when Chigumbura hit an unbeaten century but could not get his side over…

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Zimbabwe win toss, bowl against India

HARARE: Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to bowl first as the first of three one-day internationals against a second-string Indian side got underway at Harare Sports Club on Friday morning. With the game beginning at 9 AM local time (0700 GMT), the hosts hoped that their four seamers might find some early movement on…

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3rd Test: Pakistan elect to bowl VS Sri Lanka

PALLEKELE: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and decided to bowl against Sri Lanka in the 3rd Test being played at Pallekele. Misbah says there are four changes: Shan is back, Junaid is out, Wahab is injured, Babar is not playing. Three seamers and Yasir Shah are in. Mathews said there are three changes at…

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England win toss and bowl against Australia in World Cup

MELBOURNE: England skipper Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bowl against Australia in their World Cup opener at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Saturday. England have brought in Gary Ballance for Ravi Bopara while Australia left out spinner Xavier Doherty, preferring spinning all-rounder Glenn Maxwell. Morning rain cleared to sunny skies for the…

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Katy Perry brings spectacle to Super Bowl

GLENDALE, Arizona: Katy Perry delivered a spectacular halftime show at the Super Bowl on Sunday assisted by special guests Missy Elliott and Lenny Kravitz. Perry entered the field astride a giant, golden, robotic lion as she sang her hit “Roar” before Kravitz brought some rock guitar to a version of “I Kissed a Girl”. After…

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New Zealand bowl first against Pakistan

WELLINGTON: New Zealand won the toss and opted to bowl in the first of two one-day internationals against Pakistan at Wellington Stadium on Saturday. The series offers a final chance for both sides to fine-tune before the World Cup begins on February 14. New Zealand have made four changes to the side that completed a…

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Pakistan elect to bowl vs New Zealand

DUBAI: Pakistan on Monday won the toss and elected to bowl first against New Zealand in their first One Day International match of five-match series in Dubai. Misbah-ul-Haq is leading the Green Shirts. “Hafeez is not being able to bowl is a big miss for us because he's such an important member of our side…

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Windies bowl out Bangladesh for 70 in 177-run rout

ST. GEORGE'S: An abject batting display by Bangladesh, who were bowled out for just 70, paved the way for a crushing 177-run victory by the West Indies in the second one-day international on Friday. Replying to the home side's total of 247 for seven in a match they had to win to keep the series…

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Kate shows off her batting skills

Christchurch: Cricket and high fashion may seem strange bedfellows, but Prince William's wife Kate combined both with aplomb on Monday in New Zealand when she showed off her batting skills in heels. The duchess and duke of Cambridge faced off in a light-hearted match during the British royals' visit to Christchurch, providing a moment of…

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WT20: SL win toss, bowl against India

DHAKA: Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to field first against India in the final of the ICC World T20 here at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur. Sri Lankan skipper Malinga said he wants to win the cup for departing greats Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara. Indian skipper MS Dhoni said that there were…

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WC T20: England bowl against Netherlands

CHITTAGONG: England won the toss and elected to field first against Netherlands in T20 World Cup match here on Monday. Both teams are already out of semi final race. England Team MJ Lumb, AD Hales, MM Ali, EJG Morgan, JC Buttler†, RS Bopara, TT Bresnan, CJ Jordan, SCJ Broad*, JC Tredwell, SD Parry. Netherlands Team…

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Australia win toss, bowl against India

DHAKA: Australia won the toss and elected to field first against India in T-20 World Cup match here on Sunday. India have won all three matches in this tournament so far while Australia lost their two matches against Pakistan and West Indies. Australia Team DA Warner, AJ Finch, SR Watson, GJ Maxwell, GJ Bailey*, BJ…

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NZ win toss, bowl against SA in WC T20 match

CHITTAGONG: New Zealand won the toss and elected to field against South Africa in the ICC World T20 match here on Monday. SA have won eight and lost three of its previous T20Is against NZ. NZ XI: M Guptill, K Williamson, B McCullum, R Taylor, C Munro, C Anderson, L Ronchi, N McCullum, T Southee,…

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WC T20: Australia win toss, bowl against Pakistan

DHAKA: Australia won the toss and elected to bowl first against Pakistan in the ICC World T20 Group 2 match here on Sunday. The last time the two teams met in World T20 was in the previous edition in Sri Lanka. Pakistan won that game easily with help of their spinners. Pakistan have already lost…

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T20: Bangladesh elect to bowl against Afghanistan

DHAKA: Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim won the toss and elected to bowl against Afghanistan in the opening match of fifth World Cup Twenty-20. Bangladesh is ranked 10th in the world in the shortest format game. The top team from each group advances to the main tournament. They will join the eight seeded teams in the…

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South Africa win toss, to bowl against Australia

PRETORIA: South Africa captain Graeme Smith won the toss and elected to bowl in the first test against Australia at SuperSport Park on Wednesday.Smith said the team were unsure about their decision to bowl first but believed the wicket will hold up for five days.”We were very undecided this morning about what the right thing…

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