Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Fawad Alam’s exclusion from Test squad leaves Twitterati baffled

LAHORE: The exclusion of 32-year-old Fawad Alam - who has a first-class batting average of over 55 - from the Test squad for the England and Ireland tour announced on Sunday left Twitter users...

Tendulkar lone Indian in Holder’s best-ever cricketing XI

JOHANNESBURG: Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has been named by West Indies Test skipper Jason Holder in his best-ever cricketing XI. Alongside Tendulkar, Australian great Shane Warne also features in Holder's all-time XI, which was revealed...

Imran Tahir keen to celebrate wickets in CPL

GROS ISLET: South African spinner Imran Tahir, who is currently playing for the Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League, has said that he is looking forward to the challenge of representing Guyana...

Asia Cup 2018 moved from India to UAE on Pakistan’s request

LONDON: The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) on Tuesday accepted Pakistan's reservations against playing in India and decided to move the Asia Cup 2018 to United Arab Emirates. The decision was taken in the annual...

Sania Mirza says her child’s surname will be ‘Mirza Malik’

PANAJI : While speaking at a panel discussion on 'Gender Bias' in the on-going Goa Fest 2018, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza announced that she will keep her child's surname as 'Mirza Malik'. She expressed...

Ball-tampering scandal: Ricky Ponting speaks up

NEW DELHI: Reacting for the first time on massive ball-tampering scandal, former Australian captain Ricky Ponting on Thursday said that issue seems to be resolving after the tainted trio--Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron...

Sarfraz delighted, cautions team to prepare for bigger challenge in England

KARACHI: After Pakistan reconfirmed their status as the top-ranked side in the ICC Twenty20 team rankings, Sarfraz Ahmed warned his charges the coming months as a huge challenge starting with Test fixtures in Ireland...

David Warner accepts year-long ban in ball-tampering scandal

SYDNEY: David Warner has joined former captain Steve Smith and batsman Cameron Bancroft in accepting sanctions imposed on him by Cricket Australia (CA) for his role in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa. Smith and...