Kidney Racket

  • CBI files chargesheet against kidney kingpin 29-04-2008 03:36 PM

    Mirpur: The curtains came down on the maiden Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) on Wednesday with Dhaka Gladiators lifting the trophy by beating Barisal Burners by eight wickets on Wednesday. Both the teams played their respective semifinals on Tuesday and clashed in the finals without a rest day. It was Dhaka...
  • Kidney kingpin puts Canada mansion on sale 10-03-2008 05:36 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan chief selector and interim coach Mohsin Hasan Khan on Sunday defended the axing of young batsman Umar Akmal from the Test squad, saying the youngster need to back to domestic cricket and learn playing big innings. To tell you the truth I was chief selector when we dropped...
  • Kidney Kumar learnt 'the fine art of surgery' from CDs 04-03-2008 11:41 AM

    Chennai: New South Wales all-rounder Steven Smith feels the absence of Kieron Pollard and Dwayne Bravo will work to their advantage when they take on Trinidad and Tobago in their Champions League T20 clash here on Wednesday. Pollard and Bravo were part of the T&T side that made the final...
  • 'Kidney Kumar' denies forceful transplants 04-03-2008 11:35 AM

    New Delhi: If you didn't know Yuzvendra Chahal was a cricketer, one ball, two scampered runs and a jubilant sprint towards the Mumbai Indians dug out on Monday made him grin like a cheshire cat, while confirming that this Champions League Twenty20 might not be for the faint-hearted. Just four...
  • Kidney racket claims top UP officer's job 01-03-2008 05:29 PM

    Hyderabad: Alankara Silva and Janaka Gunaratne took 3 wickets each as Ruhunu XI beat Leicestershire Foxes by 4 runs in the fifth qualifying match of the Champions League Twenty20 at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on Wednesday. Both teams came in looking for their first win, hoping to make...
  • Kidney Kingpin's accomplice confesses 28-02-2008 11:40 PM

    Former India Test opener Aakash Chopra says players always look forward to cricket series against their arch-rivals. ...
  • Dr Kidney's brother Jeevan remanded to CBI custody 18-02-2008 03:00 PM

    Ahmedabad: Former Gujarat Cricket Association president Narhari Amin on Thursday alleged that the ICC had severely criticised facilities at the Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera during the three World Cup matches early this year. We have accessed the report of ICC which was given to BCCI, which says 'the standard of...
  • Noose tightens on Amit Kumar, brother held 17-02-2008 08:16 PM

    New Delhi: India's out-of-form off-spinner Harbhajan Singh was on Wednesday ruled out for the third Test against England after sustaining an abdominal injury during the second Test at Trent Bridge. Harbhajan - who claimed just two wickets - in the first two Tests bowled only nine overs in the second...
  • Kidney Connection: Tainted Delhi cop sacked 16-02-2008 10:53 PM

    The Indian batsman said the decision was taken after a consultation with the whole team. ...
  • Cops took bribe to let off kidney scam accused 15-02-2008 10:43 PM

    Nottingham: Stunned by the humiliating defeat at the Lord's, India will have to quickly get their act together as they go into the second Test against England here on Friday with a serious threat to their status as the number one team. The demoralised Indians, who lost the first Test...
  • Delhi cop took Rs 19 lakh to let kidney doc escape 15-02-2008 02:09 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan's discarded leg-spinner Danish Kaneria on Tuesday failed to get any relief from the Sindh High Court, which has directed him and his lawyer to produce documents and materials related to the spot-fixing case in England last year. The two-member bench of the court while setting the next date...
  • Elderlies vow to donate organs to curb illegal trade 13-02-2008 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: The contest between the two hottest teams in international cricket at the home of cricket will not just go down as a colossal clash. The first Test beginning from July 21 at Lord's will be the 2000th Test in the history of the game and will mark a...
  • I saw kidney racket doc in Nithari, says witness 12-02-2008 11:36 PM

    London: England batsman Jonathan Trott believes Test skipper Andrew Strauss would put his recent lean patch behind him and strike form in the four-Test series against India starting July 21. "It's only a matter of time for Andy. He's been working really hard with Graham Gooch coming to the one-dayers...
  • Nepal cops caught Dr Kidney, but brother escaped 12-02-2008 11:29 AM

    London: He has been the most prolific among the English batsmen of recent times, yet Jonathan Trott feels that series against India will be huge where he needs to check on his emotional quotient in order to continue his good form. "It will be very exciting playing India, who I...
  • PIL in Delhi HC to make organ transplant easy 12-02-2008 10:31 AM

    Lahore: Pakistan assistant coach Aaqib Javed feels that the revised rules of restricting the elective Powerplays between the 16th and 40th overs of each innings as well as use of two new balls - one from each end, could frustrate and hurt bowlers in international cricket. Former Pakistan pacer Aaqib...
  • Kidney racket: Another Delhi-based doc surrenders 11-02-2008 11:18 PM

    Mumbai: The return to form of paceman Ishant Sharma in the West Indies tour is good news for India as he and Zaheer Khan will form a formidable pair in India's Test series against England starting later this month, former captain Dilip Vengsarkar said here on Tuesday. "I'm glad Ishant...
  • CBI gets 12 days to interrogate Amit, Jeevan Kumar 11-02-2008 01:21 AM

    Aston Rowant: Pacer Amita Sharma and spinner Ekta Bisht shared six wickets between them as India defeated New Zealand by 32 runs in the play-off match to finish third in the Women's Quadrangular Series, here on Thursday. Invited to bat, India were all out for 150 in 46.3 overs but...
  • CBI gets 12-day custody of kidney kingpin 10-02-2008 01:31 PM

    Lahore: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has backed the ICC's decision to enforce the Decision Review System in Tests and ODIs, saying the innovation reduces pressure on on-field umpires. The 37-year-old batsman said the DRS, if implemented with the right technology, would go a long way in helping the umpires officiate games...
  • Kidney racketeer on fast-track to prosecution 09-02-2008 09:49 PM

    Port of Spain: The West Indies Players Association (WIPA) has welcomed the lead taken by Caricom (Caribben Community) to resolve the ongoing dispute between estranged Jamaican opener Chris Gayle and the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB). In a statement on Monday, WIPA said it viewed the move with "considerable optimism"...
  • Flight ends, Amit Kumar brought back to Delhi 09-02-2008 07:18 PM

    Melbourne: Fallen power Australia are not even thinking about a return to the top of the Test rankings, according to coach Tim Nielsen, as the team seek to rebuild following their humiliating Ashes defeat to England. The World Cup quarter-finalists remain top dogs in the one-day game but have slipped...
  • India gets Amit Kumar, puts him on flight home 09-02-2008 04:39 PM

    Dominica: In what could be a big blow to the Indian team ahead of the third Test here, two of India's best fast bowlers Ishant Sharma and Praveen Kumar on the tour sustained injuries in a collision while playing football. Ishant was escorted back to the dressing room by his...
  • Kidney racket doc cornered in Nepal hotel 09-02-2008 02:14 PM

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board on Monday said it had given clearance to former captain Shahid Afridi to take part in the inaugural Sri Lankan Premier League starting later this month. A senior PCB official confirmed that they had given permission for the Sri Lankan authorities to sign on around...
  • 3,000 kidney transplants were social service: Kumar 09-02-2008 11:37 AM

    Islamabad: A court has summed the Pakistan Cricket Board to appear on July 26 for ignoring test leg-spinner Danish Kaneria. Kaneria's lawyer Farogh Naseem told The Associated Press on Monday that Sindh High Court has also asked PCB officials not to issue any defamatory remarks about the leg-spinner. Kaneria filed...
  • Nepal to probe Dr Kidney's links in the country 08-02-2008 11:28 PM

    Bridgetown: West Indian skipper Darren Sammy believes his side had a good chance to win the second Test against India before rain intervened but he is not too disheartened with the draw either. We believe we had a chance. The coach (Ottis Gibson) had outlined the game in stages and...
  • Just a two-year jail term if Dr Kidney is convicted 08-02-2008 10:49 PM

    Mumbai: Opener Virender Sehwag needs more time to recover from surgery on his shoulder and will miss the first Test against England at Lord's later this month, the Indian cricket board (BCCI) said on Saturday. "Virender Sehwag will join the team a fortnight later," the BCCI said in a statement...
  • India files for kidney racket kingpin's extradition 08-02-2008 10:10 PM

    Barbados: Bad light had the final say in the second Test between West Indies and India at the Kensington Oval which ended in a draw with India three wickets away from snatching a dramatic victory. Chasing a 281-run target set by India, when they declared their innings at 270/6, West...
  • Police zero in on Dr Kidney's brother | 'He's no monster' 08-02-2008 08:18 PM

    Bridgetown: West Indies coach Ottis Gibson insisted that the explosive opener Chris Gayle does not figure in the team talks and that his entire energy was devoted to doing well against India in the second Test. Gayle is out of the national squad due to a row with the West...
  • My husband is no monster: Kidney kingpin's wife 08-02-2008 08:09 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan's cricket administrators will hold talks with the government on how to implement a ban by the sport's governing body on political appointments within the game, an official said on Saturday. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), whose chairman Ijaz Butt was appointed by the president of the country, is...