Sydney, March 26 : India’s Anish Bhanwala won the Mens 25m Rapid Fire Pistol title at the ongoing International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Cup here on Monday. The senior national champion got the better of China’s Zhipeng Cheng 29-27 in the 40-shot final. Anish topped the qualification round before that by quite a […]

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Dubai [U.A.E], Mar. 26 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive, David Richardson, has congratulated Afghanistan and the West Indies for making it through to the World Cup 2019. He also thanked Zimbabwe Cricket, their volunteers and the ICC staff for putting together a successful tournament, which concluded in Harare on Sunday. Afghanistan and […]

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New Delhi [India], Mar. 26 : Taking a swift stand on the Australian ball-tampering controversy which caught skipper Steve Smith and other players on wrong foot, veteran Indian pacer Ashish Nehra on Monday said life ban for the erring cricketers would be a little “too harsh”. “Life ban for them would be too harsh, not […]

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Mumbai [India], Mar. 26 : Right-hand Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane will replace Steve Smith in the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 after the Australian skipper admitted to ball-tampering during the third Test against South Africa in Cape Town. Following the ball-tampering fiasco, Smith stood down as Australia captain and was banned […]

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Harare [Zimbabwe], Mar 25 : Afghanistan beat West Indies by seven wickets to win the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018, at the Harare Sports Club, on Sunday. Off-spinner Mujeeb Rahman upstaged Rashid Khan’s world record of fastest to 100 ODI wickets while opener Mohammad Shahzad produced a sparkling half-century, in the final match. Mujeeb […]

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Kathmandu, [Nepal] Mar 23 : Leg spinner, Sandeep Lamichhane, from Nepal who was selected for the Indian Premier League’s 11th edition was handed the Delhi Daredevils jersey on Thursday. Nepal Sports Council Member Secretary Keshav Bista handed Jersey number ‘1’ to Lamichhane. “I cannot take the number 25 from my seniors, as the birth date […]

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Indirapuram, (Uttar Pradesh) [India]: Indian pacer Mohammed Shami on Thursday said that he was sure about being proven innocent, after he received a clean chit from Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in connection to match fixing charges levelled against him. “I was sure I would be proved innocent. I have always tried […]

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Kolkata [India], March 22 : Few hours after the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) Anti-Corruption Unit gave clean chit to Mohammed Shami, lawyer of the Indian pacer’s wife Hasin Jahan said that his client had never verbally or in written made match-fixing allegations against Shami. Earlier in the day, BCCI’s Anti-Corruption Unit […]

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New Delhi, March 22 : Moments after the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) asked the BCCI to include beleaguered pacer Mohammed Shami in the central contracts, Delhi Daredevils CEO Hemant Dua on Thursday welcomed the seamer back into the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise. “Happy to be informed that @MdShami11 has been cleared by […]

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