Asked him to play carefully post Keshri’s death: Injured cricketer’s mom

Kolkata, April 21 (IANS) — Injured Bengal cricketer Rahul Ghosh’s mother said on Tuesday she had asked her son... (more...)

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Sangakkara wants Pietersen to make England return

London, April 21 (IANS) — Sri Lanka’s batting great Kumar Sangakkara enjoyed his first experience of batting... (more...)

KKR captain Gambhir pledges support to late cricketer’s family

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) — Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will extend support to late Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri’s... (more...)

Council of Europe set to urge FIFA re-vote on Qatar hosting 2022 World Cup over cash payments

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS STRASBOURG, France — European lawmakers are likely to urge FIFA to re-vote on awarding the 2022... (more...)

Ashwin is an exceptional bowler, says Vettori

Bengaluru, April 21 (IANS) — Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) head coach Daniel Vettori says Indian off-spinner Ravichandran... (more...)

Sunrisers’ Williamson thoroughly enjoying first IPL stint

Visakhapatnam, April 21 (IANS) — New Zealand and Sunrisers Hyderabad batsman Kane Williamson said his first Indian... (more...)

Drew positives from Hawke’s Bay Cup: Ritu Rani

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) — Indian women’s team captain Ritu Rani on Tuesday said that her squad drew a lot... (more...)

Messi can play for Barcelona till his retirement: Club president

Barcelona, April 21 (IANS) — Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu on Tuesday said he would like star player Lionel... (more...)

Trott should be dropped by England: Botham

St. George’s (Grenada), April 21 (IANS) — England bowling legend Sir Ian Botham said batsman Jonathan Trott should... (more...)

Maxwell blames World Cup high for IPL form slump

Ahmedabad, April 21 (IANS) — Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell believes the emotional high of his country’s... (more...)

Shuttler Kashyap enters Asia Championships second round

Wuhan (China), April 21 (IANS) — Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap entered the men’s singles second... (more...)

Badree to work with young Australian spinners

Melbourne, April 21 (IANS) — Cricket Australia (CA) on Tuesday hired the services of West Indies spinner Samuel Badree... (more...)

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