Bowlers extend Sri Lanka’s dominance

The Sri Lankan trio of Dilruwan Perera, Suranga Lakmal and Rangana Herath struck at regular intervals as South Africa were snuffed out for just 126 in their first innings of the opening Test in Galle. Dimuth Karunaratne and Danushka Gunathilaka waded through a few testing moments as they finished the second session at 25 for…

AB de Villiers to play IPL for ‘a few years’

When AB de Villiers announced his surprise retirement from international cricket in May, he left the question of playing overseas in any form vague. De Villiers has now confirmed that the IPL will be part of his post-international retirement plans, while reiterating that he also hopes to play for his domestic franchise, Titans, for a while. “I will keep…

David Warner set to captain once again

David Warner, who has been banned for life from holding any leadership position in Australian cricket, is set to captain his team in the Global T20 Canada. Warner will lead the Winnipeg Hawks with Dwayne Bravo, the designated captain, pulling out of the rest of the tournament. Winnipeg coach Waqar Younis was confident Warner would be the right choice, having…