Thursday, November 14, 2019

CRICKET

Asia Cup: Bangladesh beat Pakistan to set up final against India

Bangladesh beat Pakistan by 37 runs to set up a meeting with India in the Asia Cup final.Batting first, Bangladesh were reduced to 12-3 before Mushfiqur Rahim's 99 helped them to 239 in Abu...

ICC officials concerned BCCI anti-doping stance could impact Olympic ambitions

International Cricket Council (ICC) officials have expressed concern that the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) anti-doping stance is impacting their sport’s chances of joining the Olympic programme.The BCCI has reportedly expressed...

New Zealand appoint Gary Stead as head coach on two-year deal

Former New Zealand batsman Gary Stead has been named as the team's new head coach, signing a two-year contract.The former Canterbury coach, 46, replaces Mike Hesson, who resigned in June after six years in...

Scotland stun England as Calum MacLeod hits 140 not out in Edinburgh

Scotland secured the biggest win in their cricketing history with a thrilling six-run defeat of England.Callum MacLeod's brilliant 140 not out took the home side to 371-5 in glorious batting conditions in Edinburgh.Jonny Bairstow's...

Neck injury mar India captain’s Virat Kohli Surrey move

India captain Virat Kohli will not play for Surrey this summer because of a neck injury, the Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced.Kohli sustained the injury while playing in the Indian...

South Africa v India: Lungi Ngidi takes 6-39 on debut to seal hosts’ series...

Debutant Lungi Ngidi took 6-39 as South Africa beat India by 135 runs in the second Test to win the series with a game to spare.The 21-year-old helped bowl India out for 151 in...

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed mobbed at home by jubilant fans

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed has been mobbed at his home by fans celebrating the country's surprise victory in the Champions Trophy.Pakistan beat fierce rivals India by 180 runs on Sunday to win the Champions...

India rout England in a warm-up match in Mumbai

In what seems like a nightmare to England in a supremacy match where they were heavily beaten by India A in their second and final warm-up match before the one-day international series begins on...

West Indies appoint Jimmy Adams as director of cricket

Former Test batsman Jimmy Adams has been appointed as West Indies' new director of cricket.Adams, 49, stood down from his position as head coach of Kent in October, after spending five seasons with the...

Richard Gleeson signs new deal with Division Two side

Richard Gleeson Northamptonshire seam bowler has signed a new three-year deal to begin in 2017.The 28-year-old had never played a professional game before ahead of last summer's tour match against Australia.He has since appeared...