Category: Sports

Virat Kohli, Conflict of interest

Conflict of interest investigation launched against India captain Virat Kohli

Story by AFP India captain Virat Kohli faces an inquiry into a potential conflict of interest over his positions in two business ventures. DK Jain, ethics officer for...

World Cup 2011, ICC, India, Sri Lanka, World Cup final

Won’t probe match-fixing claims linked to 2011 World Cup final: ICC

Story by Reuters Cricket’s global governing body has said it will will not launch an investigation into match fixing claims linked with the 2011 World Cup final...

Sarfaraz Ahmed, Babar Azam, England, Pakistan

Babar ‘refuses’ to include Sarfaraz in his playing XI during England tour

Newly-appointed Pakistan team captain, Babar Azam, has reportedly made it clear to the team management that Sarfaraz Ahmed will not be a part of his playing XI in...

Mohammad Hafeez, positive, coronavirus, COVID-19

Hafeez once again tests positive, reprimanded by PCB

The second COVID-19 test of veteran cricketers Mohammad Hafeez ,conducted by the Pakistan Cricket Board, has again returned positive. After the first positive test...

Hafeez coronavirus, Coronavirus, Mohammad Hafeez, PCB

Hafeez found negative in second coronavirus testing after PCB report termed his ‘positive’

Cricketer Mohammad Hafeez said on Wednesday (June 24) that he was found negative in second coronavirus testing, after first testing through PCB had declared him covid...

Shoaib Malik, Pakistan, captaincy

Shoaib Malik says he still regrets becoming captain of Pakistan team

Seasoned Pakistani all-rounder Shoaib Malik said that his biggest regret was leading the side back in 2007. “I feel that accepting the Pakistan captaincy in 2007 was...

Mohammad Irfan, coronavirus, death

Pakistan bowler Mohammad Irfan confirms he is not dead

Story by AFP Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan had to confirm that rumours of his death spreading on social media were “fake news” on Sunday. The...

Shoaib Malik, Pakistan, England series, Sania Mirza

Shoaib Malik gets permission to meet wife Sania Mirza and son before England series

The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced that batsman Shoaib Malik will join the squad for the England series late after accepting his request to spend time with his...

China, border clash, sponsorship, IPL, India, Chinese sponsorship IPL

Chinese $330 million sponsorship of IPL under threat after border clash

Story by AFP Chinese sponsorship of India s biggest sporting event was under threat Friday after a border clash between the two countries sparked calls in India for a...

Sri Lanka, India, World Cup 2011, final, match fixing

‘Sri Lanka sold World Cup 2011 final to India’, says sports minister

Sri Lanka “sold” the 2011 World Cup final to India, the country’s former sports minister said on Thursday, reviving one of cricket’s most...