Cricketer Azharuddin among 16 candidates file nomination

Cricketer-turned politician and Congress candidate Mohammed Azharuddin was among 16 candidates who filed their nomination papers on Thursday for Rajasthan`s five Lok Sabha seats where polling will be held on April 24.

Mohammed Azharuddin to contest from Bengal: Adhir Choudhury

Former Indian cricketer and Congress MP Mohammed Azharuddin would contest the next Lok Sabha polls from West Bengal on a Congress ticket, state Congress president Adhir Chowdhury said.

Mohammed Azharuddin to contest Lok Sabha polls from West Bengal

Former India captain and current Lok Sabha MP Mohammed Azharuddin, in all likelihood, would contest the 2014 Lok Sabha elections from a constituency in West Bengal.

Azharuddin`s nephew dies, son serious

Ajmal-ur-Rahman, nephew of former Indian captain Mohammed Azharuddin, died here while the cricketer`s son Mohammed Ayazuddin is fighting for his life.

Confident Verma welcomes Azhar`s decision to contest

Confident of yet another term at Badminton Association of India`s helm, long-standing BAI President VK Verma today changed his stance and said former cricket captain Mohammed Azharuddin was welcome to contest Sunday`s election.