Cricket

Bad weather yet again spoils Pakistan-Sri Lanka test

  • Dec 14, 2019

Pakistan’s first home test in a decade was further spoiled by bad weather on Friday, with only 5.2 overs bowled on a rain-hit day three against Sri Lanka. Play was finally called off at 3.35 p.m. local time (1035 GMT), with the Sri Lankans on 282-6 having added 19 runs to its overnight total without lo

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Pakistan recalls batsman Fawad Alam after 10 years

  • Dec 08, 2019

 Pakistan has recalled 34-year-old middle-order batsman Fawad Alam for the first time in 10 years for the test series against Sri Lanka. Chief selector and head coach Misbah-ul-Haq said Saturday that the lefthan

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England 39-2 at stumps on day 2 of 2nd test vs New Zealand

  • Nov 30, 2019

Allrounder Daryl Mitchell, who admits cheering when England beat New Zealand at the Rugby World Cup last month, made 73 in his first test innings for New Zealand on Saturday to put it in a strong position after the second day of the second cricket test against England

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Pakistan set to unleash 16-year-old Naseem Shah on Australia

  • Nov 20, 2019

Sixteen-year-old Naseem Shah is ready to become the youngest cricketer ever to make his test debut in Australia, little more than a week after his mother’s death in Pakistan. Naseem, born on Feb. 15, 2003, got p

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Chahar 6-7 sets T20 bowling record as India beats Bangladesh

  • Nov 11, 2019

 Deepak Chahar took six wickets for seven runs on Sunday to record the best-ever bowling figures in a Twenty20 international cricket match as India won a closely fought series against Bangladesh 2-1. India beat

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Sarfaraz removed as Pakistan T20 and test captain

  • Oct 19, 2019

Babar Azam has replaced Sarfaraz Ahmed as Pakistan’s Twenty20 captain until next year’s T20 World Cup in Australia, and Azhar Ali has been appointed test captain for the 2019-20 season. The change in captaincy comes after Pakistan was beaten 3-0 by Sri Lanka last week

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ICC charges UAE cricket captain under anti-corruption code

  • Oct 17, 2019

Three United Arab Emirates cricket players, including captain Mohammad Naveed, have been charged under the ICC anti-corruption code and provisionally suspended with immediate effect. Naveed, pacer Qadeer Ahmed and veteran batsman Shaiman Anwar were recently withdrawn f

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India builds lead on day 4

  • Oct 05, 2019

India led by 106 runs in reaching 35-1 off 14 overs in the second innings at lunch on day four of the first cricket test against South Africa on Saturday. Mayank Agarwal was the batsman dismissed, caught at slip for seven off Keshav Maharaj (1-31) as India built on the

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NYC cricket team grapples with escalating tension in Kashmir

  • Sep 07, 2019

A chorus of Hindi, Urdu and English permeates the grounds as the Staten Island Cricket Club suits up to play. This club, unlike most other teams on the New York City cricket circuit, does not have a dominant religion or ethnicity. Most of th

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