CHITTAGONG: South Africa were 23-0 in their second innings after the visitors bowled out Bangladesh for 326 runs at tea on the third day of the first Test in Chittagong on Thursday.Openers Stiaan van Zyl (13 not out) and Dean Elgar (10 not out) remained unbeaten to trim the visitors’ deficit to 55.Wicketkeeper-batsman Litton Das made 50, his maiden Test 50, after putting on 82 runs in a stand with Shakib Al Hasan (47) for the sixth wicket, as Bangladesh posted their highest Test score against the world’s number
GAP Two-time former winner Alberto Contador insisted on Tuesday s rest day that the Tour de France is not over.Chris Froome, the 2013 champion, has dominated so far and has a 3min 10sec lead over second-placed Nairo Quintana.Contador, the 2007 and 2009 winner, is back in fifth at 4min 23sec, but he insists he hasn t given up hopes of a Tour hat-trick."My legs are turning better than they were in the first Pyrenean stage, I feel good now," said the 32-year-old Spaniard, who was wearing a T-shirt saying Forza Ivan
LAHORE: Pakistan on Wednesday announced the T20 squad for the series against Sri Lanka. The team will be led by Shahid Afridi.The squad also includes Ahmed Shahzad, Nauman Anwar, Muhammad Hafeez, Yasir Shah, Sohail Tanveer, Mukhtar Ahmed, Umer Akmal, Shoaib Malik, Imad Wasim, Anwar Ali, Wahab Riaz and Zainul Haq.Pakistan and Sri Lanka will play two T20 matches in Colombo on July 30 and August 1.