Nawaz Sharif letter thanks Robert Mugabe for sending cricket team to Pakistan

Nawaz Sharif letter thanks Robert Mugabe for sending cricket team to Pakistan

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has thanked President Robert Mugabe for sending Zimbabwean cricket team to Pakistan and help revive international cricket in the country after six years, officials said on Thursday.

Couldn't bat or bowl, but could "sledge", says Australian PM

Couldn't bat or bowl, but could "sledge", says Australian PM

If "sledging" had been the sole criterion to get into a playing XI of a cricket team, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, by his own admission, showed enough expertise in that area to get a berth into the Oxford University team, during his student days.

PM Narendra Modi congratulates J&K cricket team on historic Ranji win

PM Narendra Modi congratulates J&K cricket team on historic Ranji win

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated Jammu and Kashmir cricket team for their historic win over 40-times Ranji champions Mumbai in a league match.

Snubbed by selectors Abdul Razzaq takes up coaching

Pakistan allrounder, Abdul Razzaq has decided to take up coaching seriously after being constantly snubbed by the national selectors since last year.

India A to tour Australia in July

The India A cricket team will tour Australia in July-August to play two four-day games followed by a limited overs quadrangular series.

Inzamam-ul Haq fears warm-up loss could affect Pakistan against India

Furious with the Pakistan cricket team after its heavy loss against South Africa in a warm-up match, former captain Inzamam-ul Haq feared the defeat will bog the side down in its much-anticipated World Twenty20 Championship opener against arch-rivals India.

Gerard Butler buys shares in cricket team

Gerard Butler has bought a stake in a West Indies cricket team.

Presence of India A team augers well for November tour: Lorgat

New CSA chief executive officer Haroon Lorgat feels the presence of India A team in South Africa for a one-day Tri-series and two-Tests auger well for the upcoming tour of the senior Indian team in November.

India hold on to No. 1 ODI ranking

India`s back-to-back title triumphs has helped the world champion team retain its top position in the ICC ODI rankings.

Notices for Karachi players for misconduct

At least three senior players of the Karachi team, that performed badly in the national super eights T20 championship, have been issued show cause notices for misconduct during the tournament in Lahore last week.

Starc gets USD 1m CA contract

Fast bowler Mitchell Starc was rewarded with an annual contract of USD 1 million as Cricket Australia (CA) on Wednesday announced a list of 20 contracted players for the year 2013-2014 keeping in mind the Ashes in July.

Ex-coach Mohsin Khan says Misbah still Pak``s mentally, physically fittest player

Former coach Mohsin Khan has claimed Pakistan captain Misbahul Haq is still the team`s fittest player, both physically and mentally.

Steyn says Proteas on high ahead of Gabba Test against Australia

South Africa fast bowler Dale Steyn has said they are on a high and confident of performing well against Australia in the Test series.

Salman wants Ash-Abhi to produce a cricket team!

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan`s former boyfriend Salman Khan congratulated her and her hubby Abhishek Bachchan as they were expecting their first child.

Allen to bake cakes for village cricket team

Lily Allen, who has moved to Cranham, Gloucester, with her boyfriend,has agreed to make snacks for the cricket team of the village.

Pak arrests six more in Sri Lankan team attack

Pakistani police claim to
have arrested 6 more Taliban terrorists involved in an
attack on Sri Lankan cricket team in 2009.

Tihar gets professional cricket squad

The World Cup fervor has climbed up the high security walls of Tihar.