New Zealand have a long way to go if they are to be successful in the second Test against South Africa in Pretoria.
Australia will chase a victory target of 227 under lights in Dambulla after a strong effort in the field in the third one-day international.
The Daily Mail claims terrorist group ISIS made plans to attack Australia's cricket side during a tour of Bangladesh, which was postponed for security reasons.
Glenn Maxwell was man of the match as Australia A beat South Africa A in the quadrangular cricket tournament in Queensland.
West Indies have scraped home in a Twenty20 thriller on US soil after almost 500 runs were scored in Lauderhill, Florida.
Seamer Neil Wagner says the Black Caps attack let South Africa off the hook on the first day of the second Test against South Africa.
A composed 89 from Joe Root has helped England to a four-wicket win over Pakistan at Lord's in the second ODI.
Pakistan have made 251 after an early collapse in the second one-day international against England at Lord's.
South Africa are 2-182 after being sent into bat at tea on day one of the second Test against New Zealand at Centurion.
Australia enter the third one-day international against Sri Lanka with a new captain and momentum heavily in favour of the home team.
Pakistan will play their first ever day-night Test match from against the West Indies in Dubai in October.
Sri Lankan selectors have brought teenage fast bowler Lahiru Kumara into their squad for the third one-day international against Australia in Dambulla.
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