SL to host India, Bangladesh for T20I tri-series in March

SL to host India, Bangladesh for T20I tri-series in March

  Sri Lanka will host India and Bangladesh for a T20 tri-series in March 2018 to celebrate their 70th year of independence. A Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) release confirmed seven T20Is to be played from March 8 to 20 at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Each team will play each other twice before the […]

Bayliss voices concern about substandard preparation

Trevor Bayliss has called on CA and the ECB to “get together” to ensure a better standard of preparation for both teams on Ashes tours. Bayliss, the England coach, has stated several times that he would have preferred England to encounter stiffer opposition ahead of the first Test but has been at pains to point […]

Brunt, Sciver make it 1-1 in T20I series

Brunt, Sciver make it 1-1 in T20I series

The Ashes may have been lost but England gave themselves a chance of salvaging a Twenty20 series victory with a comprehensive defeat of Australia in the second match at Manuka Oval in Canberra, driven largely by the efforts of Nat Sciver, Katherine Brunt and Jenny Gunn. Australia’s power in the shortest format had been emphasised […]

Faizi ton, Mujeeb five-for hand Afghanistan maiden U-19 Asia Cup title

Faizi ton, Mujeeb five-for hand Afghanistan maiden U-19 Asia Cup title

The Afghanistan Under-19s celebrate their win with a victory lap ACC Ikram Faizi’s unbeaten 107 and a five-for from offspinner Mujeeb Zadran clinched the maiden Asia Cup title for Afghanistan Under-19s, with a 185-run win over Pakistan Under-19s in the final in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday. Mujeeb came into the final having taken six wickets […]

J& K Bank wins 15th Police Martyrs Memorial Football Tournament-2017

J& K Bank wins 15th Police Martyrs Memorial Football Tournament-2017

Srinagar, November 19: The J&K Bank won 15th Police Martyrs Memorial Football-2017 tournament by defeating Lone Star in a penalty shootout in the final played today at Synthetic Turf TRC Ground Srinagar. Minister for Social Welfare, ARI & Trainings and Science & Technology Shri Sajad Gani Lone was the chief guest. Speaking on this occasion, […]

Real Madrid don’t fear PSG, says Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid don’t fear PSG, says Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo on Thursday said that his side Real Madrid, who went down against Tottenham Hotspur earlier this month, do not fear Paris Saint Germain. The defending champions have chances of finishing second in Group H, which means that they might pit against a European powerhouse. Having already qualified for the knockout stage with two […]

New Orleans abuzz over ‘secret’ Serena wedding

New Orleans abuzz over ‘secret’ Serena wedding

NEW ORLEANS: The fiance of tennis superstar Serena Williams was spotted arriving at the New Orleans museum where the couple are expected to wed in a ceremony reportedly drawing dozens of A-listers to the city known for its jazz and party atmosphere. Despite the media frenzy, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian and the tennis legend released […]

Advantage England, Australia confused – Warne

In response to a trio of shock Ashes selections from Australia, former legspinner Shane Warne has declared that England are in prime position heading into the first Test, which starts from November 23 at the Gabba. Australia picked Tim Paine, Shaun Marsh and Cameron Bancroft in a 13-member squad for the first two Tests, leaving […]