Dubai [UAE], April 28 : Kuwait thrashed Saudi Arabia by five wickets on the final day of the ICC World Twenty20 Asia Qualifiers ‘A’ to take the third qualification spot. On the final day of the ICC World Twenty20 Asia Qualifiers ‘A’, Kuwait faced Saudi Arabia for the third qualification spot in a match that […]

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Kathmandu [Nepal] Apr 28 : India has won the South Asian Under-12 Qualifying Tennis Tournament and defeated host Nepal in the finals in Lalitpur on Friday. Indian girls defeated host Nepal by 2-0 in the final in Lalitpur today. In the first match India’s Durganshi easily defeated Aaza Regmi of Nepal in the straight sets […]

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Bangkok, April 27 : Indian women ruled the roost at the Asian Youth Boxing Championship as World Youth Championship winner Nitu Ghanghas (48 kg), Lalita (69kg) and Manisha (64kg) secured three gold medals here on Friday. The Indian team was at the second position in the medals tally with a total of 11 medals. The […]

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New Delhi [India], Apr 27 : The All-India Women’s Selection Committee has picked a 15-member India Women’s squad led by Harmanpreet Kaur for the upcoming Women’s Asia Cup T20 to be held in Malaysia. The tournament featuring India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Thailand, and host Malaysia will be held from June 1 to 11. Each […]

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Kabul [Afghanistan], April 27 : The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has confirmed that its inaugural five-team Twenty-20 Afghanistan Premier League (APL) would be played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in October 2018. ACB Chairman Shukrullah Atif Mashal said more than 40 overseas cricketers have expressed interest in playing the APL T20. “Their presence will […]

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New Delhi [India], April 27 : In the wake of rising ceasefire violations by Pakistan, veteran Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir opined that conditional boycott would not be enough for improving India-Pakistan relations. In an interview to ANI, Gambhir noted that rather than just focusing on ending cricketing ties between the two nations, India should ban […]

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Kolkata, April 26 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has recommended Virat Kohli for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna honour while former India captain Rahul Dravid’s name was recommended for the prestigious Dronacharya award. Legendary opener Sunil Gavaskar has been recommended for Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award. India captain Kohli has […]

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Kolkata, April 26 : In its bid to popularise the game, the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday gave T20 status to all its 104 members along with plans to introduce global rankings in the format. The move across both men’s and women’s cricket, is part of the wider strategic aim of using the T20 […]

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Kolkata, April 26 : ICC Chief Executive David Richardson on Thursday hoped that cricket would become a part of the Olympics from the 2028 edition in Los Angeles if all the cricket playing nations were united on this. Stating that the International Cricket Council (ICC) is already late in formally applying to the International Olympic […]

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