Hosts Kerala Blasters did themselves no good after playing a goalless draw against a 10-man NorthEast United FC in a hard-fought Indian Super League (ISL) game at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium, here Thursday.
The threat of rain looms large over the first ODI of the five-match series even as Indian and West Indies cricketers started to arrive in batches for the day-night encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium here on Wednesday.
While the Centre is yet to take a call on allowing the second leg of IPL in India in view of the general elections, the Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) has evinced interest in hosting some of the matches at the Jawaharlal Nehru International stadium here.
Eyeing to make the city a permanent venue for Test and other matches, Kerala Cricket Association planned to modernise Jawaharlal Nehru International stadium at Kaloor, which has been leased out to it for 30 years.
Kerala Cricket Association would take all efforts to stage some IPL matches at the Jawaharlal Nehru International stadium at Kochi, T C Mathew, the Indian Premier League Governing council member said here on Sunday.
Vineeth CK starred with a double as Chirag United Kerala defeated Shillong Lajong FC 3-2, in the 21st round of the I-League football tournament at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium, on Saturday.
Kerala were struggling at 121 for four in their first innings after restricting Services to 253 on the second day of their Ranji trophy Plate Group `A` match at Jawaharlal Nehru International stadium on Friday.