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Glenn McGrath was hardest player for me to captain, says Ricky Ponting

Glenn McGrath was hardest player for me to captain, says Ricky Ponting

Twenty-five of McGrath`s 124 Tests as well as 96 of his 375 ODIs came with Ponting as captain.

Replace MS Dhoni as ODI skipper at your own peril, says World Cup winning coach Gary Kirsten

Replace MS Dhoni as ODI skipper at your own peril, says World Cup winning coach Gary Kirsten

Kirsten gave thumbs up to the DRS which BCCI has decided to use during the upcoming Test series against England after having consistently opposed it in the past.

FIFA to decide on World Cup reform in January; president Infantino weighs in 48-team proposal

FIFA to decide on World Cup reform in January; president Infantino weighs in 48-team proposal

One option studied by the powerful FIFA Council at Thursday's meeting was a 40-team World Cup, with eight groups of five teams, or 10 groups of four.

FIFA to decide on World Cup reform in January

FIFA to decide on World Cup reform in January

Calls to expand the showcase tournament, a vital source of FIFA revenue, have been criticised over fears it would dilute the quality of World Cup competition.

FIFA chief Gianni Infantino suggests 48-team World Cup

FIFA chief Gianni Infantino suggests 48-team World Cup

Infantino was elected FIFA chief on Feb. 26 to replace Sepp Blatter, who received a six-year ban for ethics violations.

Kosovo set for historic debut in WC qualifier despite player uncertainty

Despite several potential players remaining in "limbo", Kosovo will make history on Monday, playing their first ever competitive match in a World Cup qualifier against Finland.

Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho should manage Spain and Portugal: Diego Simeone

Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho should manage Spain and Portugal: Diego Simeone

Simeone has long been linked with Argentina national team`s job but Edgardo Bauza was recently named as the coach.

Hull boss Bruce holds talks over England job

Hull boss Bruce holds talks over England job

Hull manager Steve Bruce has confirmed he is in the race to be appointed England coach after being interviewed by the Football Association on Tuesday.

India given wild-card entry at the 2016 U-17 Futsal World Cup, beginning July 11

India given wild-card entry at the 2016 U-17 Futsal World Cup, beginning July 11

The Indian squad was selected through U-17 nationals which were hosted in Haryana from June 14 to June 16.

FIFA cuts Jerome Valcke, Chung Mong-joon bans on appeal

FIFA cuts Jerome Valcke, Chung Mong-joon bans on appeal

Valcke, who served as ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter`s right hand man for nearly a decade, was sacked in January and banned from football over misconduct in television deals and World Cup ticket sales.

MS Dhoni equals Ricky Ponting's record by leading India in 324th game

MS Dhoni equals Ricky Ponting's record by leading India in 324th game

Mahi, who was made skipper for the first time in 2007, has led India in 60 Tests, 194 ODIs and 70 T20 Internationals thus far.

Lack of form, fitness cast doubts over Germans Euros bid

Lack of form, fitness cast doubts over Germans Euros bid

Germany suffered away defeats to both Ireland and Poland in qualifying and threw away a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 at home to England in March.

League system for Tests could be in place by 2019: ICC

League system for Tests could be in place by 2019: ICC

Without a tournament like World Cup, which allows eligible teams to compete for the top prize, Test cricket rely on the ICC rankings to decide the best team.

Uganda court to give verdict on 2010 Shebab bombing suspects

13 men have faced trial for masterminding a 2010 bombing by the Al Qaeda-linked Shebab that killed 76 people in Kampala.

World Cup qualifier: Paraguay prepare mission `impossible` for Brazil

Paraguay coach Ramon Diaz said his team will try to make life "impossible" for Brazil as they aim to score another upset over the South American giants in World Cup qualifying on Tuesday. 

After Virat Kohli, Rahul Dravid bats for U-19 World Cup

After Virat Kohli, Rahul Dravid bats for U-19 World Cup

ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup is scheduled to start from January 27 in Bangladesh.

Shocking! World Cup winning cricketer forced to sell 'kachoris' to make a living

Shocking! World Cup winning cricketer forced to sell 'kachoris' to make a living

Imran scored a valuable 40-run knock and bagged three wickets in finals against England to help India win the World Cup for the deaf and mute.

Zico says FIFA elections outdated, lack legitimacy

Zico says FIFA elections outdated, lack legitimacy

FIFA presidential candidate Zico believes that the rules for electing the head of soccer`s governing body are unfair, outdated and subject voting federations to outside pressure.

Rugby World Cup: Mike Brown double secures nervy England win over Fiji

Rugby World Cup: Mike Brown double secures nervy England win over Fiji

Mike Brown scored two tries as England claimed a nervy 35-11 win over Fiji in the World Cup opening match at Twickenham on Friday.

England must treat World Cup like Ashes: Paul Collingwood

England must treat World Cup like Ashes: Paul Collingwood

Former England all-rounder Paul Collingwood believes the national side must give the 50-over World Cup as much importance as the Ashes to make the most of the younger players.