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Sri Lanka's Test debutant Dickwella fined COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's debutant wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella was Sunday fined 10 percent of his match fee for claiming an unfair catch on day three of the ongoing second Test against South Africa.The 21-year-old player was found guilty of conduct that is either "contrary to the spirit of the game" or "brings the game into disrepute", the International Cricket Council said in a news release."Dickwella admitted to the charge and accepted the sanction imposed by Jeff Crowe... without the need to convene a disciplinary hearing," the ICC said.The player was also reprimanded officially.The incident had occurred in the seventh over of the third day when South African batsman AB de Villiers gloved a ball from Suranga Lakmal down the leg side.Dickwella collected the deflection on the bounce and appealed immediately, while the batsman stood his ground. The decision was then referred to third umpire Billy Bowden.TV replays showed the ball had ...

Cook survives drop as England make steady start SOUTHAMPTON: England captain Alastair Cook led his side to 78 for one at lunch on the first day of the third Test at Southampton on Sunday after India missed an excellent chance to dismiss the opener.Left-hander Cook, dropped on 15, moved on to 48 not out at the interval, with Gary Ballance unbeaten on four after Australia-born opener Sam Robson fell for 26.Prior to this match, Cook had scored 638 runs in 27 Test innings, ...
England 78-1 against India SOUTHAMPTON: England, after winning the toss, reached 78 for one against India at lunch on the first day of the third Test at Southampton on Sunday.Alastair Cook, the England captain, was 48 not out and Gary Ballance four not out.India lead the five-match series 1-0.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...
England bat against India in third Test SOUTHAMPTON: England captain Alastair Cook won the toss and elected to bat in the third Test against India at Southampton on Sunday.England made three changes from the side beaten by 95 runs in the second Test at Lord's on Monday, a result that put India 1-0 up in the five-match series after the drawn opener at Trent Bridge.As expected, Lancashire wicketkeeper Jos Buttler was given his Test debut, having already made 69 international limited overs ...
Sangakkara 50 helps Sri Lanka build solid lead COLOMBO: Kumar Sangakkara cracked his 50th Test half-century as Sri Lanka consolidated their lead on the fourth day of the series-deciding second Test against South Africa on Sunday.The elegant left-hander hit eight fours in his 90-ball 72 to take Sri Lanka to 203-6 at tea for an overall lead of 342 runs.Skipper Angelo Mathews was batting on 48 with Niroshan Dickwella being dismissed for 16 just before the break.Sri Lanka had scored 421 in their ...
South Africa set target of 369 COLOMBO: South Africa were set a target of 369 to win the series-deciding second Test after Sri Lanka declared their second innings at 229-8 on the fourth day Sunday.Kumar Sangakkara top-scored with 72 while Morne Morkel was the most successful bowler with figures of 4-45.South Africa lead the two-Test series 1-0 after winning the opener in Galle by 153 runs.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...
Rain holds up play in second Sri Lanka Test COLOMBO: Rain held up play on the fourth day of the second and final Test between Sri Lanka and South Africa in Colombo on Sunday.The downpour during the lunch hour meant play could not resume at its scheduled time for the second session.Sri Lanka were 108-3 at lunch for an overall lead of 247 with seven wickets in hand.The hosts had scored 421 in their first innings before bowling out South Africa for 282.South Africa ...


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