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South Africa’s de Kock fined for barging into Tamim

CHITTAGONG: South Africa wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock has been fined 75 per cent of his match fee for nudging Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal during their opening Test at Chittagong, the International Cricket Coucil (ICC) said on Thursday. De Kock and Tamim were involved in a shoulder-barging incident at the ...

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4th ODI: Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bat first

Pakistan look to grab a rare series victory against Sri Lanka in the fourth one-day international here at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Azhar Ali-led Pakistan, who last clinched a series in Sri Lanka back in 2006, are 2-1 up in the five-match rubber and will be eager to ...

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Ganguly to help advise way ahead after IPL suspensions

NEW DELHI: The Indian cricket board has brought in former national team captain Saurav Ganguly to help put the Indian Premier League back on track after two of its teams were suspended by a Supreme Court-appointed committee last week. The Board of Control for Cricket in India, which runs the ...

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Hafeez faces 12-month bowling ban after failing assessment

MUMBAI: Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has been banned from bowling for 12 months after his action was found to be illegal for the second time since November, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Friday. He was cleared to bowl in April after changing his action but the part-time off-spinner ...

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PHF approached PCB for financial bail-out last May

LAHORE: The cash-strapped Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) which had gone from pillar to post to generate funds for its national and junior teams early this year also approached the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to come forward and bail out the hockey federation but the request went in vain. Well-informed sources ...

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2nd ODI: Pakistan’s top order falls to left-arm spin

Pakistan face Sri Lanka in the second ODI after a thumping win in the first game at Dambulla thanks to a memorable all-round performance from veteran Mohammad Hafeez, who took four wickets and smashed a brilliant century. Sri Lanka are yet to come to terms with the retirement of their ...

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IPL corruption: Chennai Super Kings banned for two years

Former Indian Premier League champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) have been suspended from the tournament for two years after team officials were found guilty of illegally betting on matches by a Supreme Court-appointed panel on Tuesday. Do you think N. Srinivasan should step down from the ...

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Mumbai cricketer suspended for IPL corruption

MUMBAI: The Indian cricket board suspended Mumbai batsman Hiken Shah with immediate effect on Monday for offering money to a player to influence a game in this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL). Shah, who does not play in IPL, made the approach to his unidentified first-class cricket team mate who ...

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Younis a ‘modern world great’: David Lloyd

LONDON: Former England all-rounder David Lloyd has praised veteran Pakistan batsman Younis Khan, dubbing him a ‘modern world great’ for his remarkable and invaluable contribution to cricket. Younis, 37, has been earning praise from the cricket fraternity after his unbeaten 171-run knock in the fourth innings of the third and ...

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