Major cricket in 1997

 
Canada
  Sahara 'Friendship' Cup 1997
 
England
  Australia in British Isles 1997
  AXA Life League 1997
  Benson and Hedges Cup 1997
  Britannic Assurance County Championship 1997
  National Westminster Bank Trophy 1997
  Other First-Class matches in England 1997
  Pakistan A in England 1997
  Texaco Trophy 1997
  University Match 1997
 
Ireland
  Benson and Hedges Cup 1997
  Scotland in Ireland 1997
 
Scotland
  Benson and Hedges Cup 1997
 
South Africa
  New Zealand Academy in South Africa 1997
 
Sri Lanka
  India in Sri Lanka 1997
  Pepsi Asia Cup 1997