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PSL unlikely to resume in UAE due to COVID-19 travel ban

The chances of PSL's sixth edition resuming in the United Arab Emirates in June diminished after the UAE government announced a ban on travellers from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh due to the COVID-19 pandemic.The travel ban will...

SL vs IND: Colombo set to host the entire ODI, T20I series

The R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo is set to host the entire limited-overs series between India and Sri Lanka in July. With the COVID-19 situation under control in the island nation, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is eager to host...

Veda Krishnamurthy cautions about COVID after losing mother, sister

Her world turned upside down, Indian women's cricket team's senior player Veda Krishnamurthy on Monday said her family "did everything right", but the coronavirus still claimed the lives of her mother and sister.The 28-year-old Bengaluru-based cricketer paid an emotional...

ICC tribunal clears Gunawardene of corruption charges

An independent anti-corruption tribunal of the ICC on Monday cleared former Sri Lanka player Avishka Gunawardene of corruption charges, allowing him to resume participation in cricket-related activities with immediate effect.Gunawardene was facing two charges under the Emirates Cricket Board's...

IPL 2021: The old CSK magic before the COVID wrath

A red hot Ravindra Jadeja strung together a blaze of sixes in the innings’ final over. The clinical Deepak Chahar was destructive with his swing. And the cutting edge of all-rounder Sam Curran’s game was in view.After a disastrous 2020,...

Shafali Verma to play for Birmingham Phoenix, replaces Sophie Devine in The Hundred

Teen sensation Shafali Verma is set to join India's T20I skipper Harmanpreet Kaur, deputy Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues and Deepti Sharma in the inaugural edition of The Hundred. The swashbuckling opener will play for Birmingham Phoenix as a replacement...

Veteran leg-spinner Piyush Chawla loses father to COVID-19

Experienced India leg-spinner Piyush Chawla's father Pramod Kumar Chawla passed away on Monday after battling COVID-19.He was around 60 years old."With deepest grief, we announce that my beloved father, Mr Pramod Kumar Chawla, left for the heavenly abode on...

Virat Kohli, Ishant Sharma get first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

India captain Virat Kohli and fast bowler Ishant Sharma were administered their first doses of the Covid-19 vaccine on Monday."Thankful for this and grateful for all the essential workers. Happy to see the smooth running of the facility &...

Babar Azam, Alyssa Healy named ICC players of the month for April

Pakistan skipper Babar Azam on Monday won the ICC Men’s Player of the Month for April 2021, for his consistent and outstanding performances across all formats in the recently concluded series against South Africa. Azam was chosen as the April winner...

Shaheen’s career-best fifer leads Pakistan to innings win over Zimbabwe

Seamer Shaheen Afridi took a career best five for 52 as Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by an innings and 147 runs early on the fourth day of the second test at Harare Sports Club on Monday.Pakistan needed just one wicket...


Playing in AFC Champions League once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: FC Goa’s Juan Ferrando

FC Goa is set to make its debut at the AFC Champions League group stage and head coach Juan Ferrando described it as a...