Cricket World Cup

Zimbabwe cricket team closing in on a world cup place

Zimbabwe have made it to the final six teams vying for the two last spots in the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Sport

Tennis eyes younger fans with new rules

Tournaments experiment with short sets, serve clocks as officials look to attract a younger generation of spectators.

Tennis eyes young fans with shorter format

Sport

'We're back': International cricket returns to Pakistan

Fans queued for hours to watch the highest-profile international cricket match in years.

International cricket returns to Pakistan

Cricket

Pakistanis welcome return of international cricket

New series marks return of foreign sportsmen after matches in Pakistan stopped after 2009 deadly attack in Lahore.

Pakistanis hail international World XI cricket series

Asia

Can cricket cool India-Pakistan political hostility?

After a barren spell, Pakistan and India played cricket twice in 14 days. But is renewal of ties on the cards?

Can cricket cool India-Pakistan political hostility?

Politics

India drops sedition charges against 'Pakistan fans'

At least 15 Muslim men were arrested after being accused of cheering Pakistan's win in Champions Trophy.

Sedition charges against 'Pakistan supporters' dropped

Sport

Pakistan crush India to lift Champions Trophy title

Pakistan lift their maiden Champions Trophy title after defeating their arch-rivals India by 180 runs at The Oval.

Cricket: Pakistan defeat India to win Champions Trophy

Sport

Cricket: Pakistan to meet India amid political unrest

Neighbours to meet on cricket field for the first time since March 2016 as relations remain frozen on government level.

Cricket: Pakistan to meet India amid political unrest

Politics

Kabul blast hits Pakistan-Afghanistan cricket ties

Afghanistan rules out 'mutual relationship agreement' in cricket after blaming Pakistan for deadly suicide attack.

Pakistan-Afghanistan cricket ties hit after Kabul blast

Cricket

Malawi's cricketer girls break stereotypes and barriers

Malawian Under-19 Women's Cricket Team breaks through thick glass ceiling, one game at a time.

Malawi's cricketer girls break stereotypes and barriers

Sport

Cricket beyond boundaries

Away from the glamour and glitz, cricket is played by those less abled and less privileged than their idols.

Cricket beyond boundaries