Goa Cricket Association to request state government to withdraw derecognition notice
Goa Cricket Association to request state government to withdraw derecognition notice

Goa Cricket Association will request the state government to withdraw its notice threatening to derecognise GCA as the managing committee has already stripped its president Vinod Phadke of his powers.

Usain Bolt declares my records not meant to be broken
Usain Bolt declares my records not meant to be broken

 Laughing off questions on potential challengers, Jamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt turned on the charm offensive on his maiden trip to India, throwing humility out of the window to declare that his records are pretty much out of reach.

12 injured in Punjab college clash over Pakistan match

Twelve students at a private engineering college in Punjab were injured following a clash between students from Kashmir and others over support to Pakistan team during an international cricket match, college sources said on Thursday.

35 South Asian men arrested for rioting in Singapore dorm

A total of 35 South Asian men have been arrested so far after a fight broke out at a dormitory here, according to a media report on Friday.

PDP demands withdrawal of sedation charge against Kashmiri students

Opposition PDP demanded that sedition charge slapped against Kashmiri students in Meerut for allegedly cheering Pakistan team during a cricket match that India lost should be dropped.

Taliban turn down Pak minister`s offer to play cricket match

Pakistan`s Interior Minister on Monday invited the Taliban to play a cricket match in a bid to revive a stalled peace process but the banned militant group rejected the offer within hours.

Two youths shot at in clash during cricket match in Ghaziabad

Two youths were on Sunday shot at when two groups clashed during a cricket match in Sahibabad area of Ghaziabad.

ICC launches official event website for ICC Champions Trophy

The International Cricket Council launched the official event website on Thursday for ICC Champions Trophy to be held in England and Wales between June 6-23.

IPL 2013 Eliminator: Rajasthan Royals v Sunrisers Hyderabad- Preview

It will be a real test of character for the beleaguered Rajasthan Royals when they face an upbeat Sunrisers Hyderabad in the `Eliminator` of the Pepsi Indian Premier League here tomorrow.

IPL 2013: Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians - Preview

Having struck some form in the past couple of matches, Kings XI Punjab now face the daunting task of taking on table-toppers and strong title contenders Mumbai Indians here tomorrow in a bid to keep their playoff hopes alive in the ongoing Pepsi IPL.

RCB in do-or-die situation against Chennai

Bangalore: Their campaign sent haywire by a couple of unexpected losses, Royal Challengers Bangalore are now faced with a must-win situation when they take on former champions Chennai Super Kings in a crucial Pepsi IPL match here tomorrow.

Spot-fixing charges sully game`s beauty: Fleming

Raging controversy over spot-fixing charges against three Rajasthan Royals players has sullied the beauty of the game and affected a lot of players, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) coach Stephen Fleming said on Friday.

Spot-fixing case: Sreesanth confesses

Former Indian fast bowler S.Sreesanth has reportedly confessed to being involved in spot-fixing during the ongoing Indian Premiere League. According to television channel reports quoting sources, Sreesanth is said to have told the Delhi Police that he was not being framed and that he had committed a massive mistake. He further revealed that he took to spot-fixing with the help of his friend Jiju alias `Jupiter`.

IPL spot-fixing case: Delhi police chief says Sreesanth cooperating

Delhi`s Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar on Friday said former Test fast bowler S.Sreesanth is cooperating with investigators with regard to an Indian Premier League (IPL) spot fixing probe.

ICC a `total failure`: ex-Pak skipper Amir Sohail

Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Amir Sohail has called the ICC a `total failure`, saying that it has proved its incompetence again in tackling the corruption in the game.

‘Pollard`s send-off of Watson an act of cowardice’ : Dravid

Mumbai: Mumbai Indians all-rounder Kieron Pollard`s over-the-top celebration to send off Rajasthan Royals batsman Shane Watson in an IPL match here has invited strong criticism from visiting team`s skipper Rahul Dravid who termed it as an ‘act of cowardice’.

No home advantage during playoffs, but Rohit has no worries

Mumbai: His team will not get the home advantage in the IPL playoff stage, but Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma is unfazed, insisting that his side is good enough to be a winner anywhere.

Tharoor feels sad over arrest of Sreesanth

Thiruvananthapuram: Union Minister of State Shashi Tharoor today said he was sad over the arrest of cricketer Sreesanth but cautioned that ‘none should rush to conclusions until the charges against him are proved’.

Uganda cricket team to train in Sri Lanka

Kampala: Uganda`s national cricket team has been invited for a tour to Sri Lanka after the east African nation put up an impressive show at the just concluded World Cricket League Division III in Bermuda.

Pak spinner Ajmal confident of defeating India in ICC Champions Trophy in UK

Karachi: Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has said that he is confident his side can defeat India in the ICC Champions Trophy that gets underway in England next month.