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  • Yusuf and Irfan Pathan launch their cricket academy September 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Indian cricketers Yusuf and Irfan Pathan on Thursday launched their dream venture Cricket Academy of Pathans, which will start functioning from next monthend in their home town Baroda. The brothers said that they have about 57 years of active cricket still left in them. "This has been our vision for a...
  • India should make ICC more democratic: PCB Chief Shahryar Khan August 30, 2014

    Newlyappointed Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan wants cricketing "powerhouse" India to encourage "democracy" in the functioning of the ICC after being forced to let BCCI have the control of the governing body along with England and Australia. PCB was the last of the ICC members to give its consent...
  • IPL 2014: Haven't seen this kind of cricket, says Gautam Gambhir May 6, 2014

    A miffed Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir on Monday described his side's 10run loss to Rajasthan Royals in their IPL match as something which he has never seen on a cricket field. In one of the most dramatic turnarounds in the history of IPL, Rajasthan came from nowhere to register...
  • Mohammad Amir unlikely to get reprieve before World Cup 2015 March 22, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan's banned left-arm pacer Mohammad Amir is unlikely to get a reprieve from the ICC before the 2015 World Cup, a senior official of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said. "The ICC has indicated that even if there is some relaxation given to Amir in his five year ban, it...
  • 'Verdict lifts a dark cloud over me' March 27, 2012

    Wellington: Relieved after winning a libel suit against the axed IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi, who had accused him of matchfixing, former New Zealand allrounder Chris Cairns said the London High Court's verdict has lifted a "dark cloud" that has been over him for the past two years. Modi will have to...