• Mon, Sep 16, 2019
  • The last time an international series was played in Pakistan against Zimbabwe in 2015, the Council did not appoint any neutral match official and it had tasked both the countries to oversee cricketing...
    Pak vs SL: ICC's security review before naming match officials
    The International Cricket Council (ICC) will review the security arrangements put in place in Pakistan before appointing the match officials for the upcoming home series against Sri Lanka beginning September 27.According to a Pakistan Urdu daily 'Daily Jang', the ICC will analyse the security plans to be put in place by the Pakistan government before appointing neutral umpires and match referees.The last time an international series was played in Pakistan against Zimbabwe in 2015, the Council did not appoint any neutral match official and it had tasked both the countries to oversee cricketing matters.Now, it would be interesting to see whether the cricket's governing body follows the same example and asks the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) to pick officials from within their own setups or indirectly endorse the...
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    Spain relied on aggressive attacking play throughout the course of the game to end with a 20-point victory against its Argentine rival.

  • England showed great character, says Root England showed great character, says Root

    Australia won the fourth test in Manchester last week to move 2-1 ahead and retain the Ashes but the hosts battled back at The Oval to deny the touring side their first test series win in England...

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    The result moves Roma into seventh place on five points, four behind leaders Inter Milan, while Sassuolo are 12th after taking three points from their opening three games.

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    England beat Australia by 135 runs at The Oval to level the 2019 Ashes series 2-2.

  • Ponting backs misfiring Warner for home summer Ponting backs misfiring Warner for home summer

    His abysmal form notwithstanding, senior opener David Warner will continue to be a part of the Australian team when it embarks on its home summer with the Test series against Pakistan, former captain...

  • Nabi, Mujeeb propel Afghanistan to easy win Nabi, Mujeeb propel Afghanistan to easy win

    Afghanistan registered a twelfth consecutive T20I victory, a record in men’s cricket, as it beat Bangladesh by 25 runs. Having chosen to bat first, the Afghanistan innings got off to the worst...

  • Fans, media need to be patient with Bangladesh batsmen: McKenzie Fans, media need to be patient with Bangladesh batsmen: McKenzie

    Bangladesh white-ball batting consultant Neil McKenzie has urged the team fans and media to be patient with the batting unit, saying too much stress can lead to further negative effect on the players.

  • ‘Players should prove themselves before World T20’ ‘Players should prove themselves before World T20’

    India skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday said that players getting a chance in the team before the ICC World T20, scheduled to be held next year, will have to prove themselves in a short span of time as...

  • Naveen stars in Delhi’s win Naveen stars in Delhi’s win

    Raider Naveen Kumar (12 points) came up with a solid performance as Dabang Delhi pipped Gujarat Fortunegiants 34-30 in the VIVO Pro Kabaddi 2019 at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex here on...