Cricket Fans

  • Sri Lanka cricket fan suffers heart attack after betting on India 07-04-2014 10:40 PM

    A Sri Lankan fruit seller suffered a massive heart attack and died after he lost a USD300 bet that India would win the cricket T20 WC tournament, police said Monday. SP Kumara placed the 40,000-rupee bet on the eve of Sunday's final, wrongly predicting that Sri Lanka would repeat their...
  • Bangladeshi cricket fans face ban for waving rivals' flags 25-03-2014 11:43 PM

    Dhaka: The Bangladeshi hosts of cricket's World Twenty20 threatened to ban local supporters on Tuesday from stadiums if they were seen carrying the flags of any of the other teams competing in the tournament. The order came after an outcry over images of locals waving Pakistani flags during the recently...
  • It is a shame that Dhoni can't speak his mind: Jamie Alter 29-05-2013 06:23 PM

    MS Dhoni's non-chalant smile and no response to questions about the IPL fixing scandal at a BCCI press conference has not been well received by Indian cricket fans. So, is BCCI putting pressure on the Indian cricket skipper who also captains the 'under-the-scanner' Chennai Super Kings? Cricketnext editor Jamie Alter...
  • Dead Pak cricket fan had sensitive documents: India 13-03-2008 08:21 PM

    Kevin Pietersen hit 53 off 39 to guide England to a six-wicket win in the one-off T20, allowing them to end the tour with a victory. England Innings: 19th over: England win by six wickets with eight balls to spare, Ravi Bopara steered Kohli for a single to complete a...
  • Pak claims India tortured cricket fan, wants answer 12-03-2008 08:28 PM

    MS Dhoni hit 75 not out in a series in which he wasn't dismissed, while Ravindra Jadeja took 4/33 as India thrashed England by 95 runs to sweep the ODI series 5-0. England Innings 37th over: Ashwin does it for India, two wickets in an over and India whitewash England...
  • Pakistan buries 'cricket fan' held in India 12-03-2008 11:58 AM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has revealed that alleged bookmaker Mazhar Majeed, who is at the centre of a spot-fixing scandal since last year, approached him and tried to befriend him several times in the past. He made several attempts to get friendly and close to me. But every...
  • Pak cricket fans caught with drugs 27-10-2006 10:39 AM

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