ICC Test Championship

Former South Africa coach Russell Domingo has been appointed to lead the Bangladesh national team. The 44-year-old will take up his post on August 21 and has agreed a two-year…
Tom Latham believes setting Sri Lanka in excess of 200 will give New Zealand a great chance of winning the first Test after BJ Watling dug in on an eventful…
A battling unbeaten half-century from BJ Watling frustrated Sri Lanka and gave New Zealand a lead of 177 at stumps on day three of the first Test in Galle. Watling…
New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel claimed a second Test five-for but Niroshan Dickwella and Suranga Lakmal came to Sri Lanka's rescue as 12 wickets fell on day two of the…
Recalled Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood claimed two early wickets but Rory Burns and Joe Denly saw England through to lunch without further damage being done on day two of the…
Azhar Mahmood is disappointed he was not invited to meet the committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) before his tenure as bowling coach was ended, but says he is…
Australia captain Tim Paine won the toss and opted to bowl first in the second Ashes Test at Lord's. Paine called right under blue skies in London, where the opening…
The Test career of one of South Africa's greatest ever players is over after Dale Steyn decided to give up red-ball cricket on Monday. Over the past 15 years, paceman…
South Africa great Dale Steyn has announced his retirement from Test cricket with immediate effect. The 36-year-old played 93 Tests for the Proteas, taking 439 wickets at an average of…
Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting believes the ICC should end its policy of appointing neutral umpires for Test matches. At present, umpires are only allowed to stand in Tests providing…
Mitchell Santner has been named by New Zealand as one of four spinners in a 15-man squad for their two-Test series against Sri Lanka in August. Santner last played a…
England's Test win over Ireland at Lord's was not a fair contest between bat and ball due to a substandard Lord's playing surface, according to home captain Joe Root. A…
England seamers Chris Woakes and Stuart Broad tore through Ireland at Lord's on Friday to end a remarkable Test match where seam bowlers dominated. Needing 182 for a historic maiden…
Joe Root felt England gave a timely demonstration of their calm under pressure after blowing Ireland away at Lord's on Friday. Set 182 for a historic maiden Test victory, the…
Australia chairman of selectors Trevor Hohns has praised Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft for earning their Ashes places on merit. Former captain Smith, Warner and Bancroft are all…
Pakistan seamer Mohammad Amir has retired from Test cricket at the age of 27. The left-armer has played 36 Tests from his debut in July 2009 but, 10 years on,…
Australia paceman Pat Cummins is relishing the prospect of an Ashes series in England this year after missing out on a Test appearance in 2015. Cummins was a late replacement…
Cricket World Cup champions England were given a pre-Ashes wake-up call at Lord's as a Tim Murtagh-inspired Ireland dismissed Joe Root's team for 85 before building up a 122-run lead.…
England's Ashes preparations quickly hit the rocks as they were incredibly all out for 85 against Ireland in a humiliating start to this week's Test. Three Cricket World Cup heroes…
Jason Roy's first Test innings for England lasted just 11 balls as he went for five against Ireland on Wednesday. The Surrey star earned a place in the Test side…
Jason Roy and Olly Stone will make their Test debuts when England host Ireland at Lord's on Wednesday, captain Joe Root has confirmed. Roy becomes the latest player to try…
England seamer James Anderson will miss the Test against Ireland at Lord's due to a calf injury. Anderson revealed last week he was unsure if he would feature in the…
Former England captain David Gower supports the decision to hand Jason Roy a Test call-up with the Ashes looming. After starring at the top of the order in his country's…
Jason Roy is set to make his Test debut for England against Ireland, putting him in line for an Ashes call-up next month. Star batsman Roy is yet to feature…
The West Indies will begin their bid to become World Test champions when they host India for five weeks starting in August.
Australia batsman Joe Burns has been diagnosed with a post-infectious fatigue disorder dating back to last October. The opener played just one game for Lancashire before leaving the county and…
England bowler James Anderson will undergo tests on a knee injury sustained playing for Lancashire but coach Glen Chapple is confident there is "no proper damage". Anderson was hit on…
Alastair Cook says the battle to become England's first-choice opener is wide open ahead of the Ashes, with James Vince, Jason Roy and Keaton Jennings all in contention. England have…
Australia have played 43 games across all formats in the time Steve Smith and David Warner have been banned - and the statistics suggest the two should have no problem…
Rahmat Shah and Ihsanullah made half-centuries as Afghanistan sealed a historic first Test victory, recording a seven-wicket triumph over Ireland on day four in Dehradun. Afghanistan needed 118 runs on…
Rahmat Shah fell just short of Afghanistan's first Test century but fifties from Hashmatullah Shahidi and Asghar Afghan pushed them into a strong position on day two against Ireland. Rahmat…
Yamin Ahmadzai and Mohammad Nabi took three wickets apiece as Afghanistan skittled Ireland out cheaply on day one of the Test in Dehradun. Ireland fell to pieces after William Porterfield…
Team manager Khaled Mashud said Bangladesh players and staff were "very lucky" to escape unharmed as they were "three or four minutes" away from being inside a mosque where a…
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has backed the decision to call off the third Test between New Zealand and Bangladesh following the mass shootings in Christchurch. Bangladesh players narrowly escaped…
The third Test between New Zealand and Bangladesh was cancelled after mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch on Friday. Bangladesh players narrowly escaped the shootings at one of the…
Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal confirmed the Test team escaped a shooting in Christchurch on Friday. New Zealand Police confirmed they had responded to shots fired in central Christchurch at around…
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