ICC says clampdown on bouncer 'unlikely'
ICC says clampdown on bouncer 'unlikely'

International Cricket Council Chief Executive David Richardson on Sunday said that a clampdown on bouncers was unlikely despite the tragic death of Australian Phillip Hughes, according to a report.

ICC are 20 years too late to act on chucking: Michael Holding
ICC are 20 years too late to act on chucking: Michael Holding

Former West Indies great Michael Holding is happy that ICC is finally coming down hard on bowlers with suspect action but he feels that the game's governing body is "20 years too late" in executing a clampdown on suspected chuckers.

Bernie Ecclestone backs radio clampdown, suggests more needed
Bernie Ecclestone backs radio clampdown, suggests more needed

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has backed a clampdown on the use of team radio to help drivers, claiming it was his idea and suggesting more restrictions should be considered.

Clampdown in Rajasthan town after communal tension

Authorities Thursday banned gathering of five or more people in a town in Rajasthan` Ajmer district Thursday after communal tension flared up, police said.

Iran govt closes three newspapers: Reports

An Iranian govt-run press supervisory body has closed three newspapers without giving reasons, local news agencies reported Tuesday.