Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Virender Sehwag excited to play alongside Amir in T10 league

MUMBAI: Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag is eager to play with Mohammad Amir in the upcoming T10 Cricket League in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The inaugural edition of the tournament is all set...

India under Virat can win in South Africa: Kumble

NEW DELHI: Former India coach Anil Kumble has tipped the Indian team to win the series in South Africa, starting January 5. Though none of the previous teams has managed to achieve the feat,...

Austin roped in Australia’s U-19 WC squad

MELBOURNE: Austin Waugh, son of former Australian captain Steve Waugh, has been named in the 15-man Australian U-19 squad for the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup, which will be held in New Zealand from...

Bowler Padmanabh died on field in India

LAHORE: A recent addition to the list of the players who lost their lives on the cricket field is 20-year-old Padmanabh, a bowler participating in local underarm cricket tournament in the Kasaragod district of...

‘Marriage of the year’ Kohli and Anushka tie knot in Italy

Much awaited marriage of the year 2017 solemnise Monday. Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma got married in Italy ending weeks of frenzied speculation that they were getting hitched. "Today...

PCB summons Sami in PSL spot-fixing case

KARACHI: In the latest development in the ongoing probe into the Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot-fixing scandal, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has issued a show-cause notice to fast bowler Mohammad Sami alleging corruption. The...

Pakistan to hold three PSL matches next year

KARACHI: The three matches of the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will be held in Pakistan next season, including the final game in Karachi at the end of March next year....

ICC to discuss pollution issue during Feb meeting

NEW DELHI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has finally broken silence over the Delhi Test which drew wide criticism after being played amid high pollution, saying it will discuss the issue in its February...

Ronaldo wins fifth Ballon d’Or, levels Messi

PARIS: Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has grabbed the prestigious fifth Ballon d'Or of his career to match Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi's record haul. The Portuguese star was awarded the trophy in a ceremony...

Shahzad suspended for one year over doping breach

DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday announced Afghanistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Shahzad was suspended from all cricket-related activities for twelve months after pleading guilty to an anti-doping breach. Shahzad is tested positive for clenbuterol...