England set up T20I series decider with Pakistan as Phil Salt powers tourists to thumping win in Lahore | Cricket News

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Highlights from the sixth T20 international in Lahore as Phil Salt’s blistering 87 not out from 41 balls powered England to an eight wicket victory over Pakistan Highlights from the sixth T20 international in Lahore as Phil Salt’s blistering 87 not out from 41 balls … Read more

Phil Salt’s brutal assault drives England to victory and squares the series

Welcome to live coverage of the sixth T20 of seven which, with Pakistan 3-2 up, could decide the series before Sunday’s last match. It has been a topsy-turvy tour so far for England. Apart from the second T20, lost by 10 wickets, and Adil Rashid’s hen’s teeth poor performance with a wet ball on Wednesday … Read more

Warwickshire survive in County Championship and relegate Yorkshire as Liam Norwell takes nine wickets vs Hampshire | Cricket News

Warwickshire avoid relegation from County Championship Division One after Liam Norwell’s remarkable 9-62 leads Bears to gripping five-run win over Hampshire; Yorkshire drop into Division Two as a result; Essex’s Simon Harmer ends season as leading wicket-taker with 59 top-flight scalps Last Updated: 29/09/22 10:07pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player … Read more

Charlie Dean ‘Mankad’ dismissal: Heather Knight accuses India bowler Deepti Sharma of ‘lying’ over warnings claim | Cricket News

“India were deserved winners. But no warnings were given. They don’t need to be given, so it hasn’t made the dismissal any less legitimate. But if they’re comfortable with the decision to affect the run out, India shouldn’t feel the need to justify it by lying about warnings” – Knight Last Updated: 26/09/22 12:01pm Please … Read more

Deepti Sharma Charlie Dean run-out – Eng W vs Ind W 2022 – 3rd ODI

Was Deepti Sharma running Charlie Dean out at the non-striker’s end at Lord’s on Saturday a plan India had worked out in advance? Or was it an instinctive decision? According to Deepti, who stopped in her bowling stride and whipped off the bails at the non-striker’s end to complete a 3-0 sweep over England, it … Read more

Pakistan vs England: Hosts triumph in thrilling finale to fourth T20I after Mohammad Rizwan’s 88 set up victory | Cricket News

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Pakistan run out Reece Topley in the final over to seal a dramatic three-run T20I victory over England Pakistan run out Reece Topley in the final over to seal a dramatic three-run T20I victory over England Pakistan took England’s final three wickets in six balls … Read more

Get used to the Mankad – it’s legal and a sad result of cricket’s pursuit of victory at all costs

I defer to no-one in my advocacy for and defence of sportsmanship (if the MCC Laws Committee still allows such a word: doubtless they are about to decree it should be ‘sportspersonship’) in cricket. The declining number of us who still want to believe the game is a metaphor for life, and not only draws … Read more

Eliud Kipchoge breaks his own world-record Marathon time in Berlin | Athletics News

Kipchoge, 37, has now won 15 of his 17 career marathons, including two Olympic triumphs and 10 major titles; Kenyan was in a class of his own, setting a blistering pace along the flat, fast inner-city course from the start on an overcast day Last Updated: 25/09/22 11:54am Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge crosses the line to … Read more

Lord’s crowd turns on India after ‘Mankad’ seals heartbreaking England defeat

Sky pundits and former England players Lydia Greenway and Dominic Cork suggested the scenes were not in “the spirit of the game.”  “It just doesn’t feel like the right way to win a game,” said Greenway, adding that she would have hoped England would have given just a warning if, like Dean had done, an … Read more