Tweet report for the opening game of the Champions Trophy between India and South Africa.

He was named by Wisden some six years ago as one of the top 10 future cricketers in the world. Very sad to see his career going down this way. He didn't apply himself first of all and then just when he's making a good comeback into the team, this happened.

Sri Lanka's sports ministry has backtracked on the sports minister's comments about the Sri Lanka Premier League, and has assured that the tournament will go ahead as scheduled – Cricket news from from cricket in Sri

"You won't have Nixon to kick around anymore," declared a self-pitying Anthony Hopkins in Oliver Stone's biopic. Tim May, who has tendered his resignation as chief executive of FICA, the global association of players' unions, might have even more

Defending champions Australia enter the tournament with much to protect, but with a glaring weakness against the new ball, it will be a difficult road ahead – Cricket news from from cricket in ICC Champions Trophy.