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 […]

Test cricket’s value plummeting – Sutherland

Test cricket’s value plummeting – Sutherland

Some days of international cricket are more equal than others. Cricket Australia’s chief executive James Sutherland has revealed how three hours of a single Twenty20 international are worth as much to India television broadcasters as five days of a Test match, a market reality that underlines the parlous state of the game’s longest form without […]

Mohammad Hafeez suspended again for illegal action

Mohammad Hafeez suspended again for illegal action

Mohammad Hafeez, the Pakistan allrounder, has been suspended from bowling in international cricket by the ICC after an independent assessment found his action to be illegal. Hafeez was reported for a suspect action after the third ODI against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi last month and underwent an assessment on November 1 at Loughborough University […]

China Open: PV Sindhu sole Indian shuttler in quarterfinals

China Open: PV Sindhu sole Indian shuttler in quarterfinals

NEW DELHI: Second seed PV Sindhu, the last Indian shuttler at the China Open Super Series Premier, has progressed into the quarterfinals with a 21-15, 21-13 victory over Chinese teenager Han Yue in Shanghai on Thursday. Olympic silver medallist Sindhu will clash with another Chinese qualifier Gao Fangjie for a place in the semifinals on […]

Lakmal 6-6-0-3 tortures India in tough conditions

Lakmal 6-6-0-3 tortures India in tough conditions

Only 11.5 overs of cricket were possible in the first two sessions of the Kolkata Test, but they were 11.5 difficult overs for India, asked to bat on a damp green pitch under overcast skies. Suranga Lakmal made good use of the conditions to send back the openers and Virat Kohli without conceding a run […]