Born in refugee camps and nurtured in the midst of bloody civil strife, Afghanistan cricketers reach another landmark on their extraordinary journey on Wednesday when they make their World Cup debut against Bangladesh.
New signing Gabriel Paulista`s English is still "a problem" according to manager Arsene Wenger but the Brazilian defender could make his Arsenal debut in Sunday`s FA Cup fifth-round tie against Middlesbrough.
Bangladeshi actor Dilruba Yasmeen Ruhee, having delivered the role of a conduit in the drama of love, intrigue and betrayal in Glamour, feels 2014 was her momentous year having essayed contrasting roles in the Parambrata Chatterjee-starrer and period film Shongram where she was cast alongside Anupam Kher.
Arsenal`s new signing Gabriel Paulista could make his Premier League debut against Aston Villa but leading goalscorer Alexis Sanchez is not likely to be risked with a hamstring injury, manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday.
His cricketing future may be under cloud of doubt after his latest hamstring injury but a dapper Michael Clarke was impressive in his 'debut' as a media pundit for the 'Channel 9' network during the third cricket Test that got underway.
South African Stiaan van Zyl waited a long time for his test debut but made the most of the opportunity when it finally arrived with an unbeaten century on debut in the first test against West Indies on Thursday.