June 24, 2017 2:23 AM

    Ireland, Afghanistan become Test-playing nations

    The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday inducted Afghanistan and Ireland as full members after a unanimous vote at the ICC Full Council meeting at The Oval here.

    June 24, 2017 2:23 AM

    War-hit Afghanistan ecstatic over cricket Test status

    Cricket-mad Afghanistan was euphoric after being awarded Test match status, a rare glimmer of good news amid rising insecurity, though many lamented the lack of sports infrastructure in the conflict-torn country.

    June 24, 2017 2:23 AM

    Traffic police in Pak using Bumrah's no ball to warn drivers

    The traffic police in Pakistan's Faisalabad city is using an image of Indian pace bowler Jasprit Bumrah's no ball in the final of the Champions Trophy to warn the drivers to stay behind the line at the red light.

    June 24, 2017 2:23 AM

    Kumble Document: Coach should earn 60% of skipper's fees

    Remunerations dominated former India coach Anil Kumble's 19-page proposal on restructuring of contracts to the BCCI in which he had demanded that the "chief coach should earn 60 percent of the captains' estimated earnings".

    June 24, 2017 2:23 AM

    Srikanth in semis; Saina, Sindhu bow out of Australian Open

    Newly-crowned Indonesia Open winner Kidambi Srikanth continued his rampaging run to advance to the men's singles semifinals but it was curtains for PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal at the Australian Super Series here today.

    June 24, 2017 2:23 AM

    JK bags 2nd place in Thang-Ta Federation Cup

    J&K Thang-Ta Team bought laurels to the State by bagging 2nd place in 6th Thang-Ta Federation Cup 2017 at Agra, Uttar Pradesh.

    June 24, 2017 2:23 AM

    Najam bestowed with Shan-e-Mohammedan honour

    Mohammedan Sporting Club today bestowed the honour of the Shan-e-Mohammedan to former India International Latifuddin Najam for his overall contributions towards the 126-year-old club.