Tiger Woods turned back the clock and briefly tied for the lead en route to a five-under-par 66 as players plundered Carnoustie in perfect conditions in the third round of the British Open on Saturday.
England leg-spinner Adil Rashid has said he is open to the possibility of making a Test return for the series against India, just months after he opted out of playing red-ball cricket to concentrate on the shorter formats.
Till 1.45 am on Saturday, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had not thought it fit to utter even a word on first-choice Test wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha’s right shoulder injury. However, The Telegraph learns that the 33-year-old will undergo surgery in the UK.
Keshav Maharaj came up with the best-ever figures by a South African spinner on the subcontinent and the best against Sri Lanka by any South African, as the Proteas restricted the hosts to 277 for nine on Day I of the second and final Test, at the Sinhalese Sports Club ground.
Sri Lanka leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay has been put on probation with a one-year suspended sentence from all forms of international cricket and fined 20 per cent of his annual contract after admitting a misconduct charge, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said on Friday.