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West Indies Batsman Chris Gayle Awarded $220k in defamation case against Fairfax media

NEW DELHI: West Indies cricketer, Chris Gayle,  had the last laugh in the defamation case he filed against Australia’s Fairfax Mediaover an alleged incident during the 2015 World Cup and has been awarded $220k in damages by an Australian Court on Monday, for being defamed in articles. Fairfax Media alleged that cricketer had exposed himself

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Darkest Day of My Life: Mithali Raj responds to coach Ramesh Powar’s report

NEW DELHI: Mithali Raj responded to the report submitted by India women's team coach Ramesh Powar and took to Twitter and stated that she was hurt by his accusations.  Powar in his report to BCCI CEO Rahul Johri and General Manager of Cricket Operations Saba Karim, had accused the batswoman of “blackmailing” and “pressurising

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Clarke, Katich fire up Over Australia's Non-Aggression Pact

NEW DELHI: Former Australia cricketer Simon Katich on Tuesday said that the Australian men's team needed to "stop worrying about being liked and start worrying about being respected while Clarke on Tuesday slammed attempts to improve Australian cricket’s image in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal earlier this year. "Michael's obviously made his comments

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47-year old spinner Pravin Tambe takes Hat-Trick in T10 League

NEW DELHI; The 47-year-old spinner Pravin Tambe took the first T10 League five-wicket haul, including a hat-trick thus, becoming the format's first player to achieve a 5-wicket haul against Kerala Knights. In the same match, Afghanistan star batsman Mohammed Shahzad hit 74 with 16 balls for Kerala, however, his team ended in the losing side. Short

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Australia beat West Indies by 71 runs to reach Women's World T20 final will play against England on Sunday

NEW DELHI: Overcoming a week-long battle to play in Antigua, the defending champions West Indies have been knocked out from the Women's World T20 as Australia march into the finals with a win by 71 runs. he win puts Australia through to Sunday's (AEDT) decider, where they play England, who dismantled an Indian

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Women's World T20 2018: England cruise to eight-wicket win over India in semifinals

NEW DELHI: Met out with different conditions at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua,  England beat India by eight wickets to enter the final of the ICC Women's World T20 on Friday. England will face Australia in the finals on Sunday. Heather Knight picked up a superb 3-9 and Kirstie Gordon took

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New Zealand players celebrate by doing bhangra over the dramatic win against Pakistan

NEW DELHI: New Zealand pulled off a brilliant 4-run win over Pakistan in the first Test. In the end, the match went down to the wire, becoming as close as it could have been. However, debutant spinner Ajaz Patel took five wickets in the second innings to bundle Pakistan out for 171. Indian origin players

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Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja and his wife meet PM Modi

NEW DELHI: India cricketer Ravindrasinh Jadeja and his wife Rivaba met the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in Delhi on Tuesday. Modi tweeted a photo of the couple with himself soon after the meeting. Ravindra Jadeja has been one of India's finest all-rounders in recent times. Jadeja is not

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Commonwealth Games England: Bhanu Choudhrie spearheaded fund-raising campaign

Former Asian Entrepreneur of the Year, Bhanu Choudhrie was appointed by Commonwealth Games England as a non-executive director. The 34-year-old is a founder and executive director of C&C Alpha Group, a United Kingdom based holding company with investments in healthcare, aviation, real estate, hospitality and utilities spearheaded the fundraising efforts of

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Virat Kohli ‘is doing all he wants says Bishan Singh Bedi on Kohli-Kumble fallout

NEW DELHI: Former Indian captain Bishan Singh Bedi has criticised Virat Kohli regarding the far-reaching influence being enjoyed by captain Virat Kohli and spoke about the fallout between Kohli and former India coach Anil Kumble. Bedi said that Kohli is “doing all he wants and we are letting it happen”. During a panel discussion at Sahitya

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