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Sikh man in US was targeted because of his ethnic origin: Cops

The incident is being investigated by the Kent Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation as a hate crime.

Mar 10, 2017, 13:17 PM IST
US assures 'speedy justice' in Sikh man shooting case as FBI joins probe

US assures 'speedy justice' in Sikh man shooting case as FBI joins probe

Deep Rai, a US national of Indian origin, was shot outside his home on Friday. His assistants were wearing mask and shouted "go back to your own country".

Mar 06, 2017, 17:09 PM IST
England's `Laker Test` centurion Peter Richardson dies at 85

England's `Laker Test` centurion Peter Richardson dies at 85

Richardson accrued five centuries in the 34 Tests he played between 1956 and 1963, and finished his first year as a Test batsman with 491 runs to his credit, the most in the world that year.

Feb 18, 2017, 10:37 AM IST
Jimmy Adams appointed as new director of West Indies Cricket Board, Richard Pybus steps down

Jimmy Adams appointed as new director of West Indies Cricket Board, Richard Pybus steps down

West Indies are still without a head coach after the departure of Phil Simmons in September, just five months after their stunning World T20 triumph.

Jan 11, 2017, 10:02 AM IST

Migrant disruption leaves truckers queuing to leave UK

Truck drivers stuck in Britain waiting to cross into mainland Europe vented their frustration Thursday at their marathon ordeal caused by the migrant crisis on the French side of the Channel.

Jul 30, 2015, 20:17 PM IST
England`s Spanish break doesn`t bother Darren Lehmann

England`s Spanish break doesn`t bother Darren Lehmann

Australia coach Darren Lehmann made it clear he could not care less what England get up to during their four-day trip to Spain after his side launched their Ashes tour with a convincing win.

Jun 29, 2015, 08:56 AM IST
Ryan Harris insists he`s fit for Ashes

Ryan Harris insists he`s fit for Ashes

Ryan Harris was adamant Saturday he had come to play England in all five Ashes Tests following an international career blighted by a succession of knee problems.

Jun 28, 2015, 01:56 AM IST
Mitchell Marsh stakes Ashes claim with quickfire ton against Kent

Mitchell Marsh stakes Ashes claim with quickfire ton against Kent

Mitchell Marsh outshone Shane Watson as the two all-rounders vied for an Ashes place during Australia`s tour opener against Kent at Canterbury on Saturday.

Jun 27, 2015, 23:35 PM IST
Mitchell Johnson keeps Australia on top against Kent

Mitchell Johnson keeps Australia on top against Kent

Fast bowler Mitchell Johnson continued to look in good form as Australia strengthened their grip on Kent in their Ashes tour opener at Canterbury on Saturday.

Jun 27, 2015, 20:09 PM IST
Facing Australia 'as good as it gets' for Kent' Rob Key

Facing Australia 'as good as it gets' for Kent' Rob Key

Former England batsman Rob Key has said playing against Australia on a belting batting pitch at Canterbury was the best possible learning experience for a youthful Kent side.

Jun 27, 2015, 17:08 PM IST
English grab at rising Australian talent Steve Smith rebuffed

English grab at rising Australian talent Steve Smith rebuffed

Australia batsman Steven Smith revealed English county side Surrey once tried to push him into the country`s national set-up by virtue of his mother`s British heritage.

Jun 27, 2015, 16:48 PM IST
Steve Smith lets his `bat do the talking` with Kent ton

Steve Smith lets his `bat do the talking` with Kent ton

Australia`s Steven Smith said he wanted to let his bat "do the talking" after the world`s number one ranked Test batsman opened his Ashes tour account with a century against Kent on Friday.

Jun 27, 2015, 03:00 AM IST
Australia`s Steven Smith turns on old side with century in warm-up match

Australia`s Steven Smith turns on old side with century in warm-up match

Steven Smith gave another indication of just how far he has come in eight years with a century for Australia against Kent in the Ashes tour opener at Canterbury on Friday.

Jun 26, 2015, 18:18 PM IST
Tent stops play in Australia tour opener

Tent stops play in Australia tour opener

Streakers have been something cricket has had to worry about ever since a naked Michael Angelow leapt over the stumps during a Test match against Australia at Lord`s in 1975.

Jun 26, 2015, 09:02 AM IST
Chris Rogers in the runs after ticket row

Chris Rogers in the runs after ticket row

Chris Rogers turned attention back to his cricket, rather than his business interests, with an unbeaten fifty on the first morning of Australia`s Ashes tour opener against Kent in Canterbury on Thu

Jun 25, 2015, 18:43 PM IST
Sam Billings keen to press Test claims against Australia

Sam Billings keen to press Test claims against Australia

England`s Sam Billings is eager to show he is more than just a one-day player by starring for Kent in the first official match of Australia`s tour of England later this week.

Jun 23, 2015, 10:00 AM IST
WATCH: Spectator dives in river to retrieve Chris Gayle's six ball

WATCH: Spectator dives in river to retrieve Chris Gayle's six ball

Chris Gayle ended up on the losing side despite marking his home debut for county side Somerset with a remarkable hundred in their Twenty20 Blast match against Kent on Sunday.

Jun 02, 2015, 15:06 PM IST
Shahid Afridi set for English T20 stint

Shahid Afridi set for English T20 stint

 Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi is to play for Northamptonshire in the first six rounds of English cricket`s 2015 T20 Blast competition, the Midlands county announced Monday.

Jan 26, 2015, 21:17 PM IST
Kevin Pietersen may never play in England again: Geraint Jones

Kevin Pietersen may never play in England again: Geraint Jones

Kevin Pietersen may have played his last professional game of cricket in England, former international team mate Geraint Jones said on Thursday.

Oct 17, 2014, 09:10 AM IST

ECB to probe 5 county matches over match-fixing suspicions

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) disclosed that five county matches played since last six years would be probed upon over charges of corruption.

May 24, 2014, 09:11 AM IST