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World Test Championship is a right move taken at right time, feels Virat Kohli

In the Championship, a total of 71 Test matches will be played across 27 series over a period of two years

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IPL spot-fixing: Sreesanth's life ban reduced to seven years

Sreesanth has been accused of involvement in the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing scandal

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Steve Smith ruled out of third Ashes Test: Cricket Australia

Smith suffered concussion when he was felled by a Jofra Archer bouncer on Saturday in the first innings of the second Test at Lord's

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New Zealand captain first to benefit from new maternity provisions

Amy Satterthwaite will become the first player to benefit from new contract conditions that guarantee her core salary while on maternity leave, the country's governing body (NZC) said

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Ashes 2019: England unchanged for Headingley Test as James Anderson continues recovery

Anderson is to continue his rehabilitation this week by playing for Lancashire second XI against Leicestershire in a three-day friendly match in Liverpool starting on Tuesday

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Conflict of interest rule to stay in place as of now: CoA member Diana Edulji

Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan, who was part of the meeting, said the cricketers put forth their concerns regarding the conflict of interest rule

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ICC Test rankings: Virat Kohli retains top spot, Steve Smith moves to second position

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has retained his top spot with a margin of nine points from the second spot

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Ashes has kept Test cricket alive, says former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly

Ganguly also asked the rest of the world to raise their standards

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Ashes 2019: Marnus Labuschagne stars as Australia draw second Test

England pressed hard late on to level the series at 1-1 after captain Joe Root declared to set Australia a stiff target of 267 in 48 overs following Ben Stokes's 115 not out

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Ashes 2019: Australia's Steve Smith out of second Test with concussion

Smith was hit by a Jofra Archer bouncer on Saturday and although he resumed his innings after retiring hurt

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It was a fantastic hundred by Dimuth: Kane Williamson

Karunaratne played a knock of 122 runs which helped his side chase a target of 268 runs and consequently, Sri Lanka secured a six-wicket victory in the first Test match

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Australia cricket union condemns boos after Steve Smith felled by Jofra Archer

When Smith returned some fans booed him, mirroring the treatment he has received from sections of the crowd in England keen to remind him of his 12-month ban for ball-tampering

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Shoaib Akhtar criticises Jofra Archer for not checking up on Steve Smith

Smith received a striking blow on the neck by a bouncer bowled by the pacer and he immediately went down

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Galle Test: Sri Lanka beat New Zealand by six wickets

Captain Dimuth Karunaratne posted his ninth Test hundred as he scored 122

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Ashes 2019: Australia's Steve Smith retires hurt after being hit by Jofra Archer bouncer

Smith was in sight of his third successive Ashes hundred when, on 80, he turned his head away from an express delivery from England fast bowler Archer timed at 92.4 mph

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