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Turner’s knock was game-changer: Kohli

Turner’s knock was game-changer: Kohli

  Mohali, March 10:  As Australia rode a powerful batting effort to defeat India by four wickets in the fourth On-Day International (ODI) and level the five-match series at 2-2, here on Sunday, Virat Kohli felt Ashton Turner’s 43-ball 84-run knock made the difference between the two sides. Despite posting…

Australia beat India in 4th ODI, level series

Australia beat India in 4th ODI, level series

Mohali, March 10:  Australia rode a powerful batting effort to defeat India by four wickets in the fourth On-Day International (ODI) and level the five-match series at 2-2, here on Sunday. Chasing a target of 359 runs, Peter Handscomb’s maiden ODI century and half-centuries from Usman Khawaja and Ashton Turner…

Pakistan wants ICC action against Indian team for wearing army caps

Pakistan wants ICC action against Indian team for wearing army caps

Islamabad, March 9:  Pakistan Minister Fawad Chaudhry has asked the International Cricket Council (ICC) to take action against the Indian cricket team for “politicising” the game by donning army caps during their third One-Day International (ODI) match against Australia. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had announced…

India-Pakistan World Cup tie on schedule: ICC

India-Pakistan World Cup tie on schedule: ICC

New Delhi, Feb 20:  The International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Wednesday a decision on the group match between India and Pakistan at the ODI World Cup will be taken at its next meeting. Former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) officials Sanjay Patel and Rajiv Shukla had…

Will look into PSL performances before picking World Cup squad: Pak coach

Will look into PSL performances before picking World Cup squad: Pak coach

Lahore, Feb 9: Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur said the selectors and team management will consider performances in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) and the ODI series against Australia before finalising the 15-member squad for the ICC World Cup in England and Wales, later this year. “Inzi and I have been…

Sarfraz to lead Pakistan in World Cup, announces PCB

Sarfraz to lead Pakistan in World Cup, announces PCB

Lahore, Feb 5:  Ending the confusion over Pakistan’s World Cup captain, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday announced Sarfraz Ahmed as the team’s leader in the showpiece event, starting May 30 in England and Wales. Addressing a media conference here, PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani officially announced stumper Sarfraz, who is…

Rise of Kashmir through the lens of football

Rise of Kashmir through the lens of football

New Delhi, Jan 29:  Chaos, clashes, conflict — these are the words often used to describe Kashmir. But a group of footballers are not only putting spotlight on the footballing power of Kashmiris but also showing that there can’t be any curfew on dreaming big. It all started when a group…

I-League: Real Kashmir throw title race open with win over Chennai City

I-League: Real Kashmir throw title race open with win over Chennai City

Srinagar, Jan 28: I-League debutant Real Kashmir completed the double over Chennai City FC after beating the table-toppers 1-0 at the TRC Ground here on Monday. This win takes the Snow Leopards level on points with second-placed Churchill Brothers (28). However, the northernmost team of the 12th Hero I-League remains third…

Sarfraz gets four-match ban for racist slur

Sarfraz gets four-match ban for racist slur

Dubai, Jan 27:  Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed has been suspended for four matches for his racist outburst against South African all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo during the second One-Day International (ODI) last Tuesday. According to the International Cricket Council (ICC), Sarfraz has accepted that he was in breach of the ICC’s anti-racism code…

Arco FC set to play their maiden All India tournament

Arco FC set to play their maiden All India tournament

Srinagar, Jan 23: Arco Football Club is set to play their maiden All India tournament at Gwalior Madhya Pradesh which commenced from today January 19.    According to the management Arco FC, it will help them gain exposure and honing their skills. The team management has received the honour of adding…