Shami’s US visa gets rejected for adultery, domestic violence

Shami’s US visa gets rejected for adultery, domestic violence

Senior Indian speedster Mohammed Shami’s US visa got rejected due to his existing police record on charges of domestic violence and adultery, and the BCCI had to step in to his rescue, according to a BCCI source. The Bengal speedster finally got the clearance after BCCI CEO Rahul Johri wrote a letter to the US Embassy, […]

Mohammad Amir announces retirement from Test cricket

Mohammad Amir announces retirement from Test cricket

Agencies Mohammad Amir has announced his retirement from Test cricket. The left-arm quick, 27, has however said he will continue playing white-ball cricket for Pakistan. “It has been an honour to represent Pakistan in the pinnacle and traditional format of the game,” Amir said in a statement. “I, however, have decided to move away from […]

Floodlights Installed at Downtown Stadium

Floodlights Installed at Downtown Stadium

Srinagar: Ghani Memorial Statdium in Rajouri Kadal area of the old city here has become first open air sports facility in the Shahr-e-Khas were flood lights have been installed. Advisors to Governor, K Vijay Kumar, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai and K K Sharma visited Rajouri Kadal where the newly installed facility of flood lights was jointly inaugurated by […]

Shoaib Malik confirms ODI retirement after World Cup exit

Shoaib Malik confirms ODI retirement after World Cup exit

London : Pakistan batsman Shoaib Malik confirmed his retirement from one-day cricket without making a farewell appearance in his side’s victory over Bangladesh. Malik had admitted last year that he intended to quit one-day cricket after the World Cup and he followed through with that plan after Pakistan’s 94-run win at Lord’s. The 37-year-old will […]

Pakistan eye freak result against Bangladesh for improbable semifinal spot

Pakistan eye freak result against Bangladesh for improbable semifinal spot

Agencies London : Their semifinal chances reduced to just a mathematical possibility, former champions Pakistan will need an improbable win over Bangladesh to have a shot at making the semifinals of the World Cup when the two sides clash here on Friday. Pakistan’s resurgence in the World Cup looked eerily close to the 1992 Cup-winning […]

Cricket World Cup: Three teams’ fate hangs in balance as England face New Zealand

Cricket World Cup: Three teams’ fate hangs in balance as England face New Zealand

Agencies Chester-le-Street : Riding high on confidence after registering a thumping win over India, pre-tournament favourites England will look to confirm their semifinal berth in the ongoing World Cup when they take on New Zealand in their last group stage game at Riverside Cricket Ground on Wednesday. If England lose in Chester-le-Street, Pakistan could leapfrog […]

Indian batters had a picnic against England: Basit Ali

Indian batters had a picnic against England: Basit Ali

Agencies New Delhi : Former Pakistani cricketer Basit Ali has criticised the Indian batters for their slow batting against England in the World Cup match which they lost by 31 runs in Birmingham on Sunday. Chasing 338, Indian batters started off slowly and could not manage to up the ante as and when required and […]

India beat Pak by 89 runs

India beat Pak by 89 runs

Manchester: Rohit Sharma produced an elegant hundred before Kuldeep Yadav flummoxed the Pakistani batsmen as India inflicted a humiliating 89-run defeat on their arch-rivals in a much-hyped World Cup match, which eventually turned to be a lop-sided affair. Chasing a stiff 337-run target, Pakistan were already down and out when rain stopped play after 35 […]

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