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Philander returns from injury for SA

DURBAN, South Africa (AP) Seam bowler Vernon Philander returned from injury to be included on Tuesday in South Africa's one-day international squad for series in New Zealand and Australia, while batsman JP Duminy will captain the Twenty20 team for the first time. (MORE)

PCB opt against Younis Khan fine

ISLAMABAD (AP) Disgruntled batsman Younis Khan will not be penalized by the Pakistan Cricket Board for criticizing the selectors after being dropped from the one-day international series against Australia. (MORE)

Injured Johnson won't play T20 in India

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Cricket Australia says fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has a rib injury and he won't be released to play a Twenty20 tournament in India. (MORE)

Cairns to face court on perjury charge

LONDON (AP) Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns will appear in court in England next week over a perjury charge linked to a libel action he brought in the country. (MORE)

Younis unhappy to be left out of ODIs

ISLAMABAD (AP) A disgruntled Younis Khan says he's ready to stop playing test cricket until the World Cup after being dropped for Pakistan's one-day international series against Australia. (MORE)

England retain Cook as ODI captain

(AP) -- England has retained Alastair Cook as captain for the one-day international series in Sri Lanka in November, despite his side's recent 3-1 home series defeat against India and increasing calls for him to relinquish the role. (MORE)

Pakistan call up spinner Hasan

ISLAMABAD (AP) Pakistan cannot find a replacement for suspended offspinner Saeed Ajmal and has instead recalled left-arm spinner Raza Hasan for the limited-overs series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates next month. (MORE)

Suspended Senanayake to play club games

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) Sri Lanka Cricket said Thursday it will allow suspended off-spin bowler Sachithra Senanayake to play domestic cricket as he is making good progress in remedying his bowling action. (MORE)

Watson out of UAE tour against Pakistan

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Cricket Australia said Sunday that all-rounder Shane Watson has been ruled out of Australia's tour of the United Arab Emirates against Pakistan after complications from a right ankle injury. (MORE)

Afghanistan start tour of Australia

PERTH, Australia (AP) Afghanistan's fledging cricket team began a three-week playing tour of Australia on Sunday to help it prepare for its first appearance at next year's 50-over World Cup tournament. (MORE)

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