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New Zealand v England: Only 17 balls bowled on rain-hit day three

6 hours 9 min ago
Only 17 balls are bowled on day three as rain continues to affect the first Test between England and New Zealand in Auckland.

Clarke ton seals series for North against South

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 23:09
Worcestershire's Joe Clarke made 112 from 98 balls to steer the North to victory in the decisive third match in Barbados.

South Africa v Australia: Darren Lehmann criticises 'disgraceful' abuse from crowd

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 18:47
Australia coach Darren Lehmann criticises the "disgraceful" verbal abuse towards his players by the South African crowd.

Worcestershire chief executive Matt Rawnsley hopes promoted Pears will be competitive

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 18:23
New Worcestershire chief executive Matt Rawnsley hopes to keep the promoted Division One county competitive.

Ireland v Afghanistan: How Afghan batsmen chased down target- highlights

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 15:56
Watch Afghanistan chase down their run target to beat Ireland and reach the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Afghanistan beat Ireland to World Cup place

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 15:04
Ireland miss out on a World Cup place as Afghanistan prevail by five wickets in the winner-takes-all Super Sixes match in Harare.

Ireland v Afghanistan: Najibullah Zadran hits huge six to secure World Cup place

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 14:58
Afghanistan's Najibullah Zadran hits a six out of the ground to all but secure victory over Ireland and send his country to the World Cup.

Tributes paid to 'voice of Yorkshire cricket'

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 13:04
Sporting legends and journalists pay tribute to Dave Callaghan as his funeral takes place.

Watch as Mohammad Shahzad hits huge six for Afghanistan against Ireland

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 12:46
Afghanistan's Mohammad Shahzad hits a six out of the ground during their World Cup qualifier against Ireland.

England women canter to opening tri-series win over Australia

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 08:20
England women produce a polished all-round display to coast past Australia in their T20 tri-series opener.

Williamson sets New Zealand record on rain-hit day

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 08:08
Captain Kane Williamson completes a New Zealand record 18th Test century before rain disrupts the second day's play in the first Test against England.

India renew Shami's contract after clearing him of corruption charge

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 03:55
Mohammad Shami's contract was put on hold after his wife accused him of corruption and violence.

Ireland win would secure World Cup place

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 16:36
Ireland will qualify for the 2019 World Cup if they beat Afghanistan on Friday following a surprise defeat for hosts Zimbabwe.

Glamorgan Cricket: County given £2.5m not to stage Tests

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 16:35
Glamorgan were given £2.5m compensation by the England and Wales Cricket Board in exchange for not applying to host Test matches between 2020 and 2024.

Women's Super League: Surrey Stars sign South Africa captain Dane van Niekerk

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 14:58
Surrey Stars sign South Africa captain Dane van Niekerk as an overseas player for the Women's Super League season.

Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 13:01
This week's sport on the BBC includes New Zealand v England in the first Test, Gymnastics World Cup and the Boat Race between Oxford and Cambridge.

Scots face uncertain future after World Cup blow

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 11:23
Scotland's players face an uncertain future on and off the field after missing out on the 2019 World Cup.

Steven Mullaney praises 'phenomenal' Matt Critchley as North beat South

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 10:31
Steven Mullaney praises "phenomenal" Matt Critchley after the Derbyshire all-rounder helps North beat South in Barbados.

England like 'deer in headlights' says Bayliss

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 10:29
Head coach Trevor Bayliss says England's players were like "deer in headlights" as they were bowled out for 58 by New Zealand.

Is cricket the hardest sport to win away from home?

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 09:06
Why is it so hard to win away from home in Test cricket? And how can these obstacles be overcome? BBC Sport investigates an age-old problem.