CRICKET BAT

  • Pakistani family in Belgium faces deportation after son labelled terrorist for carrying cricket bat November 25, 2014

    A 22-year-old Pakistani cricket player in Belgium and his entire family is facing deportation after he was labelled as a terrorist for travelling with a cricket bat in public transport. A photograph of Assim Abassi, apparently armed with a "weapon" was circulated by the police last week creating a terror scare...
  • US Police drills holes into Jimmy Neesham's bat to check for drugs August 8, 2014

    In a bizarre incident on Friday, New Zealand allrounder Jimmy Neesham's bat was drilled into by the US Police to check for drugs while he was in transition to West Indies to play in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Twenty20 tournament. The 23yearold Kiwi allrounder's bat was suspected by the police...
  • Nashik: Woman kills husband with a cricket bat January 21, 2013

    Nashik: A woman allegedly killed her husband by hitting him with a cricket bat here over a domestic issue, police said on Monday. In a fit of rage on Sunday, Sandhya hit her cancer patient husband Shashikant Balkrishna Marchande with a cricket bat following which he collapsed and died on...
  • Meerut: Kidnapped BDM director rescued, 2 arrested October 10, 2012

    Meerut: Uttar Pradesh Police on Wednesday rescued Sudhir Mahajan, the director of cricket bat manufacturing firm BDM, who was abducted on Tuesday night while he was returning home in his car. Police said that two kidnappers have also been arrested in the operation. They also revealed that Mahajan's driver had...
  • BDM cricket bat manufacturer abducted, police suspect driver October 10, 2012

    55yearold Sudhir Mahajan, the director of BDM company, was kidnapped when he was returning to his residence in his car. ...
  • Cricket bat manufacturing firm BDM's director abducted October 10, 2012

    Meerut: The Director of popular cricket bat manufacturing firm BDM, Sudhir Mahajan, has been abducted from Meerut. Mahajan was targetted by unknown assailants while he was returning home from work late on Tuesday night. The incident took place at around 1 am. His abductors demanded Rs 2 crore as ransom...
  • Aussie's passion, making English Willow bats July 30, 2009

    Sydney: When Australian Lachlan Fisher watches the third Ashes Test starting Thursday, he'll be keeping his eye more on the cricket bats used by the players than the game, with his rivalry directed at English batmakers. Fisher, an ardent cricketer, has turned his passion into his living and for the past...