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  • Dilshan guides SL to win

    Opener Tillakaratne Dilshan smacked an unbeaten 83 off 56 balls to steer defending champions Sri Lanka to a six-wicket win over a spirited Afghanistan in the World Twenty20 on Thursday.

  • Warner, Burns set perfect platform

    David Warner and his new opening partner Joe Burns weathered the new ball spells of Tim Southee and Trent Boult before accelerating to a stand of 161 batting first after winning the toss.

  • Kiwis look to end 30-year Aussie drought

    New Zealand swing pair Tim Southee and Trent Boult will look to put the hosts' new-look batting lineup to the sword at the Gabba from Thursday as the tourists chase their first series win in Australia for 30 years.

  • Pakistan seek series win as Misbah farewell gift

    Pakistan target victory over England in the third and final Test from Sunday in what would be a fitting farewell for Misbah-ul-Haq, the country's most successful captain who has hinted he's ready to retire.

  • India win first Test series in Sri Lanka since 1993

    India secured their first Test series victory in Sri Lanka since 1993 with a 117-run win in the deciding match.