Saturday, October 20, 2018

Pak-India matches financially highest value, BCCI stance is ‘hypocrisy’; says Ehsan Mani

KARACHI: Newly elected Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ehsan Mani has termed India's stance on playing cricket with Pakistan as "hypocrisy". Mani, who replaced Najam Sethi as PCB chief in September this year, said it...

Wembley Stadium sale off after Shahid Khan offer withdrawn

LONDON: Wembley Stadium will not be sold after Fulham and Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan withdrew his offer to buy the venue. The Football Association (FA) was in the process of considering a £600million...

David Beckham says marriage with Victoria become more complicated

LONDON: David Beckham has lifted the lid on married life with wife Victoria, claiming their marriage is something that has become more “complicated” over time. Next year, David and Victoria will celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary, having...

Modi meets Para Asian Games medal-winners

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met and felicitated the medal winners of the 2018 Para Asian Games here in the national capital. The Prime Minister also expressed appreciation for the...

India ahead in Asia as World Cup looms

NEW DELHI: With their powerful batting and fast improving bowling, India are Asia’s best hope at the World Cup which takes place in England next year. Even without batting star and regular captain Virat Kohli,...

England, India and Sri Lanka to play blind cricket tri-series in Goa

PANAJI (Goa): Goa is gearing up to witness the blind cricket triangular series between India, England and Srilanka, slated to commence on Monday at the Goa Cricket Association Alto Porvorim. The finals will be...

Australia field 3 Test debutants against Pakistan

NEW DELHI: Donning the whites for the first time after the ball-tampering fiasco in South Africa in March this year, all eyes will be on a revamped Australian side that will be without the...

Shehzad gets four-month ban over failed doping test

LAHORE: Pakistani batsman Ahmed Shehzad has been banned for four months over a failed drug test, authorities said Friday, after he pleaded guilty to violating anti-doping rules. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) punished the 26-year-old...

Ronaldo rejects allegations of model Mayorga as ‘fake news’

LONDON: US police said Monday they had re-opened an investigation into accusations by former American model Kathryn Mayorga that the Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo raped her in a Las Vegas hotel in June 2009. Ronaldo...

Rohit Sharma attains career-best ranking after Asia Cup victory

DUBAI : Indian opener Rohit Sharma, who led the team to glory in recently-concluded Asia Cup, has jumped two places to attain a career-best second position in the International Cricket Council (ICC) ODI player...