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Chris Lewis says `wrong choices` led to jail term
Chris Lewis says `wrong choices` led to jail term

Former England all-rounder Chris Lewis has said he wants to help prevent young cricketers making the "wrong choices" that caused him to be jailed for cocaine smuggling as he was released from prison on Tuesday.

The 47-year-old Lewis, who won 32 Test caps, was convicted in 2009.

PCA stadium named after I S Bindra
PCA stadium named after I S Bindra

The PCA here was on Sunday rechristened as 'Punjab Cricket Association I S Bindra Stadium' in the name of its former president.

Punjab Cricket Association Stadium (Mohali, Chandigarh)
Punjab Cricket Association Stadium (Mohali, Chandigarh)

Punjab Cricket Association Stadium located in Sector - 63, SAS Nagar, Mohali is widely considered as India's best cricket stadium.

Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab in inter state T-20 Tourney
Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab in inter state T-20 Tourney

Out-of-favour India spinner Harbhajan Singh will lead Punjab in the inter state T-20 Tournament for Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.

Jonathan Trott to get 24-hour access to psychological help on England return
Jonathan Trott to get 24-hour access to psychological help on England return

England batsman Jonathan Trott would reportedly be nursed through his comeback to the national squad with 24-hour access to psychological help on tour if required.

Jaya verdict: Congress, BJP reacts cautiously, CPI says will have 'far reaching' implications

Congress and BJP were cautious in reacting to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's conviction in a disproportionate assets case describing it as part of the judicial process while CPI felt this will entail "far-reaching" implications in state and national politics.

Jayalaithaa's conviction: PMK, MDMK, Congress hail verdict

Various opposition leaders in Tamil Nadu on Saturday welcomed Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's conviction by a Bangalore special court in the disproportionate assets case and urged police to maintain law and order.

Red alert on Tamil Nadu-Kerala border areas following Jayalaithaa's arrest

Apparently anticipating trouble, Kerala government on Saturday a sounded red alert on Kerala-Tamil Nadu borders in the wake of Bangalore Special Court convicting Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.

Jayalalithaa becomes first CM to lose post in graft case

With a Bangalore court sentencing her to four years of prison term in the disproportionate assets case, AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa on Saturday earned the dubious distinction of becoming the first serving Chief Minister to lose her post and also walks into jail.

Former BCCI boss Inderjit Singh Bindra retires from cricket administration

Former BCCI president and veteran cricket administrator Inderjit Singh Bindra has decided to resign from the post of president of the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) after being actively involved in its running for the past 36 years.

Inderjit Bindra to withdraw from cricket affairs

Inderjit Singh Bindra, who played a pivotal role in India hosting three World Cups, has decided to withdraw from cricket affairs and as a first step he is likely to hand over the reins of the Punjab Cricket Association to fellow-Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer D.P. Reddy.

Test discard Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab

Out-of-favour Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh will lead Punjab in the Ranji Trophy match against Odisha here.

Full house expected at Mohali for 3rd ODI

The Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) stadium here is all set to abuzz with a capacity crowd cheering India and Australia in the third One-Day International here on Saturday.

CL T20: Faisalabad Wolves check-in at Chandigarh hotel

A day before they begin their Champions League Twenty20 campaign, a relieved Faisalabad Wolves team finally checked-in at a city hotel in Chandigarh, from where they were asked to move to Mohali due to visa issues.

PCA hikes prize money for district competitions

The Punjab Cricket Association has decided to hike the prize money for district competitions besides increasing the subsidy for hosting matches by the bodies having their own grounds in the state.

PCA honours Harbhajan for completing 100 Tests

Punjab Cricket Association today honoured off-spinner Harbhajan Singh for featuring in 100 Test matches for the country.

Teacher recruitment scam: HC seeks CBI response to plea of 71-yr-old convict

Delhi High Court asked CBI to file its response to plea of 71-year-old woman, sentenced along with former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala in the teacher recruitment scam case.

Chris Broad to succeed Botham in PCA next month

England pace spearhead Stuart Broad`s father Chris will replace Ian Botham as president of Professional Cricketers` Association.