Sterling rescue act spares Man City

Raheem Sterling came on to score an 82nd-minute equaliser as 10-man Manchester City rescued a 1-1 draw against Everton in their opening Premier League home game on Monday. Wayne Rooney put Everton ahead with his 200th Premier League goal before City home debutant Kyle Walker was contentiously shown a second yellow card following a collision

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Chris Jordan waits on England selection call

Chris Jordan demonstrated his all-round ability in England’s 163-run trouncing of South Africa A – but still faces a battle to be selected for the start of the forthcoming one-day international series. Chris Jordan demonstrated his all-round ability in England’s 163-run trouncing of South Africa A – but still faces a battle to be selected

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ICC seeks development of minor nations

Cricket’s governing body on Monday announced multi-format fixtures later this month as part of it’s ongoing commitment to developing international cricket at all levels. The International Cricket Council (ICC) said various minor nations will compete against Pakistan and England across the United Arab Emirates to prepare for next year’s World Twenty20 in India, the ICC

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Australia postpone Bangladesh tour

Australia have postponed their two-test tour of Bangladesh due to security concerns, the country’s cricket board said on Thursday. “Following the most recent information from Australian Government agencies and our own security advisors, we have decided that, regrettably, we have no alternative but to postpone the tour,” Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland said in

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Smith defends beer logo on Oz shirts

Beer and cricket go hand in hand for many Australians and the captain of the national team, Steven Smith, sees little problem with the logo of a local brew being prominently featured on his test shirt. The ‘Victoria Bitter’ logo has been emblazoned on Australian kits for a number of years, but the lucrative sponsorship

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