Friday, 29 March 2013

Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka in third ODI

Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by three wickets under the Duckworth/Lewis system to win the third and final one-day international at Pallekele on Thursday.

Under pressure Misbah-ul-Haq refuses to quit one-dayers

Pakistan's under fire captain Misbah-ul-Haq has ruled out quitting one-day internationals.

Misbah told reporters on Thursday that he had instead decided to adopt a more aggressive and positive approach to batting after being criticised for his slow displays.

"I have discussed this with all my players and they all agreed that overall we all needed to be more positive while batting and put aside fears of losing our wicket," Misbah said.

Saeed Ajmal may need surgery for suspected hernia

Off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, Pakistan's leading wicket-taker in all three forms of the game for the past two years, could require surgery for a suspected hernia after suffering stomach pains for the past two months.

"I have been examined by doctors and they feel I could require a surgery for a suspected hernia," he told Reuters on Thursday.