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India vs Bangladesh: Industrious and stylish Mayank Agarwal developing love for ‘daddy hundreds’ in his nascent career

Fifteenth November is a special day in Indian cricket, especially the revered school of Indian batsmanship. It was on this day, 50 years ago, that Gundappa Viswanath made his maiden bow for the country. 20 years later, on the same day, began India’s all-time favourite legend, Sachin Tendulkar. In his …

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ICC T20I Rankings: Deepak Chahar jumps 88 places after record six-wicket haul

ICC T20I Rankings: Deepak Chahar, who forged a world record of registering the best-ever bowling figures (6/7) in T20I history against Bangladesh on Sunday, has catapulted himself by 88 spots to move to 42nd in the bowlers’ list of ICC T20I rankings. In just 20 balls in the series decider …

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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by five wickets in third ODI

Pakistan clinched the three-match ODI series 2-0 after defeating Sri Lanka by five wickets in the third and final ODI at the National Stadium Karachi on Wednesday. Earlier, Sri Lanka won the toss, opted to bat first and sent in Danushka Gunathilaka and Avishka Fernando to open their innings. Meanwhile, …

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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 67 runs in second ODI in Karachi

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 67 runs in the second day-night international on Monday as Karachi staged its first ODI for 10 years. Pakistan hit 305-7 in their 50 overs with Babar Azam notching a brilliant 105-ball 115 and Fakhar Zaman scoring 54. Sri Lanka were bundled out for 238 …

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Japan beat Ireland for first time in stunning Rugby World Cup 2019 upset

Japan produced another momentous Rugby World Cup upset as they stunned Ireland in Shizuoka. Four years after their historic upset of South Africa in Brighton, the Brave Blossoms secured their first ever win over Ireland and threw Pool A wide open. Ireland were expected to comfortably dispose of the improving …

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PCB, SLC reschedule second ODI

The second match of the ODI series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka has been rescheduled for Monday instead of Sunday as a result of the ongoing weather condition in Karachi. The decision was taken mutually by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) after the opening match …

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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: 1st ODI called off due to rain

The first ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the National Stadium in Karachi has been abandoned without a ball being bowled, due to rain. The wait for the return of international cricket in Pakistan has stretched after rain washed out the first ODI. The decision was taken due to …

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Naomi Osaka: Comedy duo ‘A Masso’ apologise for ‘bleach’ comments

A Japanese comedy duo have apologised after they reportedly said Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka “needed some bleach” during a live event. Japanese Osaka, 21, won her first Pan Pacific Open title in her hometown Osaka on Sunday – her first trophy since January’s Melbourne win. The duo, known as …

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Lionel Messi wins FIFA player of the year

Argentine Lionel Messi beat Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk and five-time winner Cristiano Ronaldo to win the best FIFA player of the year award for a record sixth time on Monday. Messi, who won the Spanish La Liga title with Barcelona last season as well as the European golden boot …

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Sri Lanka Women’s squads for Australia tour

Minister of Telecommunication, Foreign Employment and Sports Harin Fernando approved the below given Sri Lanka Women’s squads to take part in the Sri Lanka Women’s Tour of Australia. Sri Lanka Women’s team will leave for Australia on the 22nd September 2019 to play 03 ODIs and 03 T20i games. ODI …

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