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Lasith Malinga‘s heroics for the Montreal Tigers in the Global T20 League in Toronto haven’t been enough to secure a first international call-up since September last year. The fast bowler was ignored as Sri Lanka announced a 15-man T20I squad for the one-off game against South Africa on August 14. Malinga, who still harbours hopes
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Big picture The only team that could afford to lose the first Test did at Edgbaston. Imagine England coming to Lord’s, expected to be drier than Edgbaston, 1-0 down, sans Ben Stokes, having somehow messed up in swing-friendly conditions despite the availability of their best bowling resources. They very nearly did through a run-out and
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Quinton de Kock has withdrawn from his proposed stint with Nottinghamshire at the request of Cricket South Africa. De Kock had been scheduled to appear in four Specsavers County Championship matches at the end of the season. His withdrawal leaves Nottinghamshire’s director of cricket Mick Newell on the hunt for a replacement for a county
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12:04 AM ET Nagraj Gollapudi Melinda Farrell England and India will be tempted to play two spinners in the second Test as a heat wave continues to sweep through London. With temperatures hitting the mid-thirties consistently, the challenge for the Lord’s groundstaff has been to ensure there is enough moisture in the pitch to produce
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South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will miss the remaining two ODIs and the lone T20I against Sri Lanka after sustaining an injury to his right shoulder. Du Plessis fell awkwardly while attempting a catch in the 10th over of the Sri Lankan innings during the third ODI on Sunday and immediately left the field
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