Sachin Tendulkar wants more opportunities for minnows after Scotland win

Scotland secure historic ODI win

Scottish cricket celebrates its greatest day after shock defeat of world number one ranked England

The 31-year-old was suspended from worldwide and first-class cricket for 12 months, along with former captain Steve Smith and opener Cameron Bancroft (nine months), for his role in the ball-tampering scandal that rocked world cricket in March. Australia about to start their final training session.

But Paine concedes Australia must prove they are reformed characters.

The 29-year-old MacLeod previously played for Warwickshire and Durham, finishing as their top scorer in Twenty20 cricket in 2014 with 358 runs at an average of 44.75, while he has spent the early part of 2018 in Hampshire's second XI. We need to back this up.

Eoin Morgan's men are the top-ranked side in this format and, on a small ground with a flat pitch, Scotland's score did not look remotely safe as Jonny Bairstow thundered his way to 105 from 59 balls - becoming the first England batsman to register hundreds in three successive ODIs.

England have won back the fans’ confidence, claims Gareth Southgate
The last two tournaments - the 2014 World Cup and Euro 2016 - have been particularly depressing for England's long-suffering fans. Sometimes going into a big tournament is about not losing and being passive but, for us, it's about playing attacking football.

Indeed Lancashire's Buttler forms a major part of those plans, leading the way for an exciting and attacking brand of cricket that has mostly worked at home and overseas.

"Again we've spoken about this a lot in the last few months; we are aware that words are just words".

"It's a completely different challenge and a completely different team that we will be playing", Bairstow said.

"With JL (Justin Langer) and the coaching staff setting a really good environment.it is really exciting for our young guys to come in and play against the number one ranked team in the world", Paine said.

Trump says Larry Kudlow suffers a heart attack
He replaced Gary Cohn , who resigned after losing his battle against imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. Interested in Trump Administration? Kudlow has been taken to Walter Reed Medical Center, the president said.

"Any time you're scoring runs, it gives you confidence, so my red-ball scoring can definitely translate into the white-ball stuff".

Having taken out the world's top one-day worldwide side with Sunday's historic win over the Auld Enemy, the Saltires were looking to complete a remarkable double by toppling the number-one ranked Twenty20 nation.

"I'm not hugely disappointed, it was a good competitive game which was all we could have asked for".

"We know we're going to have to be at our absolute best".

Kim nuclear summit praised, but big questions loom
Trump, it added, had expressed his "understanding" of the stance and had conveyed "his intention to halt" the exercises. Donald Trump then guided Kim Jong-un to the library where the one-on-one meeting was to take place.

The victory came in Scotland's first game since the associate nation was denied a place in next year's World Cup after the decision was made to cut down the number of participating countries from 14 to 10. "So for him to be back around the game he loves will be important".

Latest News