I almost gave up football for cricket, says Sir Geoff Hurst
I almost gave up football for cricket, says Sir Geoff Hurst

Sir Geoff Hurst has revealed that he was on the verge of giving up his football career to become a cricketer.

Abhishek Bachchan to play Yuvraj Singh on screen?
Abhishek Bachchan to play Yuvraj Singh on screen?

Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan is making a lot of buzz these days—be it his Kabbadi team (Jaipur Pink Panthers) or upcoming release 'Happy New Year'—the actor is everywhere. According to a leading daily, the talented actor might soon be seen playing the role of Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh in his biopic.

Younis Khan issued show-cause notice for slamming PCB
Younis Khan issued show-cause notice for slamming PCB

A show-cause notice has been issued to Pakistan's veteran batsman Younis Khan by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after the senior cricketer criticised the board for its disparaging attitude towards senior players.

Who caused the rift between Virat-Anushka?

There are rumours that the power couple actress Anushka Sharma and cricketer Virat Kohli have broken up. Who caused the drift between Virat-Anushka?

Ajit Chandila set for new innings in 'Bigg Boss 8' ?
Ajit Chandila set for new innings in 'Bigg Boss 8' ?

Reality television got bigger with the advent of 'Bigg Boss'. Now, that the show will soon be back with a new season, ready to kick off on September 21, 2014, the buzz around it gets even higher.

Rwanda cricket, growing a game of hope
Rwanda cricket, growing a game of hope

Cricketer Don De Dieu Mugisha bowls a ball down a bumpy, dusty wicket at a match in Rwanda: a sport introduced by those who returned after fleeing genocide 20 years ago.

Wasim Akram will always remain a dear friend: Humaima Malik

Pakistani actress Humaima Malick, who was reportedly in a relationship with Pakistani cricketer Wasim Akram, says she is still good friends with him.

I am like my father in some ways: Saif

Actor Saif Ali Khan, who is planning to make a film on late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, says his father was like a prince and he is like him in some ways.

Jayasuriya accused of attacking Lankan undergraduates

Former cricketer and a minister in the Sri Lankan government Sanath Jayasuriya, accused of leading a mob that assaulted a group of university students, today rejected the allegations levelled by the opposition JVP.

Liz Hurley still fond of Shane Warne

Actress Elizabeth Hurley has revealed that she is still fond of her ex-fiance, Australian cricketer Shane Warne.

Overpriced Anderson feeling the pressure at MI: Doull

Former New Zealand cricketer Simon Doull feels compatriot Corey Anderson has not been able to express himself in the star-studded Mumbai Indians as he is feeling the pressure after being bought for too big a price tag in the IPL players` auction.

Flintoff having `great fun` shooting for eighth season of TV show

Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff has reportedly revealed that the TV show A League of Their Own, for which he is a team captain, is great fun.

`Banned` Asif set to reconstruct life by acting in `cross-border` Bollywood movie

Banned Pakistani bowler Mohammad Asif is reportedly set to reconstruct his life by tapping his potential as an actor in an upcoming Bollywood film titled `Indian Mein Lahore`.

Unwanted fame for Herschelle Gibbs in Oscar Pistorius trial

Former South African cricketer Herschelle Gibbs found himself under unexpected spotlight during the trial of Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius for the alleged murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Will give equal importance to politics and cricket: Mohammed Kaif

Fielded from Phulpur as the Congress candidate for the Lok Sabha elections, cricketer Mohammed Kaif today said politics is like a second innings for him and he would give equal attention to both his game and politics.

Vishal Bhardwaj wanted to be a cricketer

Bollywood filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, who is currently busy with his next film ‘Dedh Ishqiya’, says as a teenager he dreamt of becoming a cricketer.

Warnie’s new look goes to his ‘careful tweezing and tinting brows’

Shane Warne’s youthful new look, which has been raising eyebrows, is all down to some careful sculpting of his own eyebrows, claims a brow specialist.

Shane Warne least trusted person in Oz, finds a new survey

Warne has emerged as the least trusted person in Australia in a new annual survey that was conducted by the Reader’s Digest.

Human trafficking; HC reserves order on bail plea of cricketer

The Delhi High Court reserved its order on the anticipatory bail plea of cricketer
Jacob Martin, who has also played for India, in a human trafficking case, saying "his past record does not inspire confidence."

Pakistani cricketer Mohammed Hafeez to play lead role in Namboothiri`s film

Namboothiri has roped in Pakistani cricketer Mohammed Hafeez for the lead role for his film.