Bowler throws grenade instead of ball in Ukraine, two injured

Two people have been injured while bowling in a rebel-controlled area of east Ukraine after a player rolled a grenade instead of a ball.

FIFA World Cup: Pakistan`s top-line balls (never mind the team)

She has no idea who Lionel Messi is and her home country isn`t even playing, but Pakistani mother-of-five Gulshan Bibi can`t wait for the World Cup -- because she helped make the balls.

De Villiers hits `hole-in-one` after slamming six into dustbin

South African batsman AB De Villiers had reportedly hit a spectacular `hole-in-one` after slamming a huge six which landed straight in a bin which was lying on the edge of the pitch during Tuesday`s second Indian Premier League (IPL) match.

Passing the ball may also pass disease: Study

Basketballs and volleyballs can spread potentially dangerous germs among players, scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have claimed.

Junaid Khan with ball is like Virat Kohli with bat, says Bhogle

Prominent Indian cricket analyst Harsha Bhogle has said that Pakistani left-arm bowler Junaid Khan had bowled like Indian batting star Virat Kohli performance with his bat.

Cook denies `illegal ball-tampering for reverse swing` claims

England captain Alastair Cook has denied claims that the ability of his team`s bowlers to reverse swing the ball is connected with illegal ball- tampering or scratching the leather, saying that the bowlers can reverse swing the ball because of their skill and hard work.

Adventure sport `Zorbing` claims one life in Russia

An extreme sports enthusiast died and another was seriously injured when an inflatable ball they were in rolled down a snowy mountain and plunged off a cliff in southern Russia, authorities said.