Anil Kumble

7 results

New Zealand’s Ajaz Patel took all 10 wickets in India’s first innings of the second Test in Mumbai. Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP via Getty Images

Second Test, day two: India 325 (M Agarwal 150; A Patel 52; A Patel 10-119) and 69-0 lead New Zealand 62 (R Ashwin 4-8, M Siraj 3-19, A Patel 2-14) b(...)

The ICC have confirmed a ban on using saliva to shine the ball will only be temporary. Photograph: Michael Dodge/Getty

A recommendation banning the use of saliva to shine a cricket ball when the sport resumes after the novel coronavirus shutdown is only a temporary mea(...)

 Australia’s Pat Cummins celebrates during a match against England in the 2019 Ashes, in London. File photograph: Action Images via Reuters/Paul Childs

Australia’s Pat Cummins became the most expensive overseas buy ever in the Indian Premier League, when the Kolkata Knight Riders paid a staggering 155(...)

England’s James Anderson bowls Kraigg Brathwaite of the West Indies to claim his 500th Test wicket during the third Test at Lord’s. Photograph:   Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

James Anderson’s 500th Test wicket provided the long-anticipated landmark moment Lord’s craved as England held the advantage in a tense, low-scoring m(...)

England’s team captain Alastair Cook bats on the fifth day of the first cricket test match between India and England in Rajkot, India, Sunday, November  13th. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)

For the second match in succession England will play on a new Test ground and that brings many virtues. Here on the outskirts of a city that sits alon(...)

Grounds such as Lords could soon be holding day-night Test matches. Photograph: Getty

Test-playing nations will be encouraged to find opportunities to compete in day/night matches by the International Cricket Council. While one-day and (...)

India’s Zaheer Khan celebrates the dismissal of South Africa’s Faf du Plessis after he was run out  during the final day of the first Test in Johannesburg. Photograph: Ihsaan Haffejee/Reuters

South Africa gave up on the chance to set a new world record in chasing down 458 for victory against India on day five of the first Test in Johannesb(...)