Morkel sends India crumbling

South African fast bowler Morne Morkel grabbed three wickets as India slipped to 149-6 by tea on the opening day of the third Test in Nagpur on Wednesday.

Lehmann, Smith wanted Johnson to stay

Australia coach Darren Lehmann says he and captain Steve Smith both wanted Mitchell Johnson to play on, at least in one-dayers, but were unable to convince the fiery fast bowler to reconsider retirement.

Amla key as Proteas eye comeback

Hashim Amla is hoping looking to revive both his and South Africa's fortunes when the third Test against India starts in Nagpur on Wednesday.

Bayliss hails England's progress

England's head coach Trevor Bayliss Saturday praised his team's progress in one-day cricket following their 3-1 triumph over Pakistan, seven months after their disastrous 2015 World Cup campaign.