Pakistan board upholds Kaneria`s life ban

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Friday upheld leg-spinner Danish Kaneria`s life ban for spot fixing during the 2009 English County season, effectively putting an end to his cricketing career.

Ramnaresh Sarwan named Leicestershire skipper

Out-of-favour West Indies batsman Ramnaresh Sarwan has been appointed Leicestershire`s four-day captain for the upcoming English county season.