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‘I choose to join you in this journey’: After MSD, Suresh Raina announces retirement from international cricket

‘I choose to join you in this journey’: After MSD, Suresh Raina announces retirement from international cricket

  Minutes after MS Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket, his Chennai Super Kings teammate Suresh Raina announced that he “choose to join” the journey. Breaking the news on Instagram, Raina wrote,”It was nothing but lovely playing with you, @mahi7781 . With my heart full of pride, I choose to join you in this […]

Pakistan batsmen are scared of playing shots: Inzamam

Pakistan batsmen are scared of playing shots: Inzamam

  New Delhi: Former captain Inzamam-ul-Haq has slammed the Pakistan batsmen for their defensive approach against England in the ongoing Test series, saying they are “scared of playing their shots”. Inzamam said Pakistan batsmen need to play aggressive cricket if they want to beat England in the second Test here and level the three-match series. […]

Shakib Al Hasan Set to Begin Training from Next Month

Shakib Al Hasan Set to Begin Training from Next Month

Premier Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is set to start training at the BKSP facility at Savar near here from next month, ahead of his return to competitive cricket. The southpaw was banned for two years, one year of it suspended, for failing to report corrupt approaches by an alleged Indian bookie during the Indian […]

India, Australia Swap Hosting Rights for T20 World Cup, ODI Women’s World Cup Postponed: Reports

India, Australia Swap Hosting Rights for T20 World Cup, ODI Women’s World Cup Postponed: Reports

New DelhiThe BCCI and Cricket Australia have, according to reports, agreed to swap hosting rights for the T20 World Cup. The ICC, in July, was forced into postponing the tournament due to the effect of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. India will now host the 2021 T20 World Cup, which was initially scheduled to be played […]

MS Dhoni resumes training ahead of IPL 2020, practices with bowling machine in Ranchi: Report

MS Dhoni resumes training ahead of IPL 2020, practices with bowling machine in Ranchi: Report

Ranchi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) confirming the start and the end dates of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 came as a huge relief for the Indian cricket fans – who have been deprived of action ever since India’s home series against South Africa was cancelled due to rain. The […]

England vs Pakistan 2020: Abdul Qadir’s 82, Alastair Cook’s 1719, An Italian-Born Tops Batting Average & When The Two Ws Won The Match With The Bat At Lord’s

England vs Pakistan 2020: Abdul Qadir’s 82, Alastair Cook’s 1719, An Italian-Born Tops Batting Average & When The Two Ws Won The Match With The Bat At Lord’s

Nikhil Narain England and Pakistan clash at Old Trafford from the 5th of August in what will be the 26th Test series between the two sides. We look back at the numbers and records from the past, some great performances and close encounters. TEAM RECORDS 9-8: Head to Head in Series England dominated the initial […]

Umar Akmal’s ban halved to 18 months, says will appeal for more reprieve

Umar Akmal’s ban halved to 18 months, says will appeal for more reprieve

Karachi: Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal’s three-year ban for failing to report corrupt approaches earlier this year was on Wednesday reduced to 18 months. Akmal’s ban will effectively run from February 2020 to August 2021 after the 30-year-old’s sentence was reduced by independent adjudicator Faqir Mohammad Khokhar. The batsman expressed dissatisfaction with the ruling and vowed […]

IPL 2020 to be held in the UAE, says Brijesh Patel

IPL 2020 to be held in the UAE, says Brijesh Patel

  Indian Premier League 2020, that was postponed due to coronavirus, will now be held in the UAE, confirmed Brijesh Patel, IPL Chairman. “We have applied for the government’s permission. We will discuss the further course of action in IPL General Council,” he added. Earlier, reports said that IPL’s Governing Council will meet in a […]

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 postponed

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 postponed

  The International Cricket Council (ICC) today confirmed the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Australia 2020 has been postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic At today’s meeting of the IBC Board (the commercial subsidiary of the ICC), windows for the next three ICC men’s events were also agreed to bring clarity to the […]

H.M.H Football Tournament inaugurated in Sheerbugh Pattan

H.M.H Football Tournament inaugurated in Sheerbugh Pattan

Uqaab FC Khambyar beat Blue Star FC Pattan Pattan: An mega football competition organised by young youths was inaugurated at Football play field Sheerbugh Pattan on 10 July. The Inauguration match of H.M.H Knockout Football tournament was played between Uqab FC Khambyar and Blue star FC Pattan and it was Uqab Fc Khambyar that scored […]

OPINION

Afghan Taliban On China’s ‘Side’: Should India Be Worried?

HAIDAR ABBAS Behind the facade of the US as a superpower is also a dark underbelly – one that is not so visible in the mainstream media or primetime debates: a startling fact that, around 5,00,000 US military men – who have at some point in time served in Iraq or Afghanistan – have been […]