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Wednesday, July 08, 2020

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Kirsten recalls how he landed India coach's job in 7 minutes

He was never interested in coaching neither did he apply for the job, but it took exactly seven minutes for Gary Kirsten to land the high-profile Ind...

Rohit wants to play both T20 World Cup, IPL

India's limited overs vice captain Rohit Sharma wants to compete in both the T20 World Cup and the IPL as chances are that only one of the two tourna...

ECB says systemic racism exists, committed to change

London: The England and Wales Cricket Board has admitted that 'systemic racism' exists across the country and cricket is not immune to the scourge as...

Vasant Raiji, India's oldest first-class cricketer, dies

Mumbai: Vasant Raiji, who was India's oldest first-class cricketer at 100, died in the early hours of Saturday. Vasant was 100 years old and is survi...

Saliva is important for spinners too as it helps in getting drift: Chahal

New Delhi: It's not just the pacers who will be at a disadvantage due to the ban on use of saliva but spinners too will suffer as they won't get the ...

IOC, Tokyo Olympic organizers agree to simplified games

Tokyo: Organizers of the postponed Tokyo Games said they have agreed with the International Olympic Committee to hold a 'simplified' games next summe...

Mexican soccer to resume play with no spectators on July 24

Mexico's first-division soccer teams said they will return to the field after four months without play because of the coronavirus pandemic, but there...

Players have to be mentally strong when int'l cricket resumes: Mushtaq

Karachi: Spin consultant and mentor of the Pakistan team, Mushtaq Ahmed says more than the skills, the players' mental strength will matter when top-...

When Finch sought advice from umpire Gough to break Virat-Rohit stand

At its best, the Virat Kohli-Rohit Sharma combo can make any opposition look ordinary and on one such occasion, the desperate rival skipper, Australi...

West Indian cricketers depart for 3-test tour of England

The West Indies cricket team departed from Antigua for a three-test tour of England with the entire touring party based in the Caribbean having retur...

Wade may not engage in verbal duels with India during home Test series

Australian wicket-keeper batsman Matthew Wade said he might stay away from sledging during this year's home Test series against India as he feels Vir...

I quit Test cricket after being ignored for 2 yrs, says Wahab

Dropped from PCB's central contract list reportedly for quitting Test cricket, left-arm fast bowler Wahab Riaz said he decided to stop playing the tr...

ODI cricket earns money for ICC, not going anywhere: Holding

Fast bowling great Michael Holding feels that ODI cricket is here to stay despite the many concerns being raised about its loss of relevance as the f...

Using saliva won't pose any risk once you're in a bubble: Pollock

Johannesburg: Cricket can resume normally and even use of saliva to shine the ball won’t pose any health risk if the matches are played in a bi...

Conor McGregor makes 3rd retirement announcement in 4 years

Conor McGregor has announced his retirement for the third time in four years. McGregor abruptly made his latest dubious declaration Sunday morning on...

Fortunate to have played cricket along side Kohli, says Williamson

Mumbai: New Zealand captain Kane Williamson considers himself 'fortunate' to have played the game along side Virat Kohli, and said he has been closel...

Self-isolation rule leaves Joe Root in doubt for first Test

London: England captain Joe Root is a doubtful starter for the first Test against the West Indies next month as he will be required to undergo seven ...

ICC should wait for a suitable time to host T20 WC: Akram

Karachi: Pakistan pace legend Wasim Akram cannot visualise a T20 World Cup happening behind closed doors and believes the ICC should wait for a "suit...

NBA approves plan to return on July 31

The NBA’s Board of Governors has approved a 22-team format for restarting the league season in late July at the Disney campus near Orlando, Flo...

AIFF invites bids for new I-League clubs

New Delhi: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Friday invited bids for new clubs who would take part in the Hero I-League from 2020-21. The b...

India among 5 bidders for 2027 Asian Cup

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