Gabriel added to Windies squad

Gabriel added to Windies squad

Saturday, 04 July 2020 | PTI | Manchester

Seasoned paceman Shannon Gabriel, returning from an ankle surgery, has been drafted into the 15-man West Indies Test squad for the  Test series against England beginning on July 8. Gabirel was among the reserves when the West Indies players landed in England but proved his fitness with impressive performances in the...

2020 Hero Indian Open golf cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

2020 Hero Indian Open golf cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

Friday, 03 July 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The 2020 edition of the Hero Indian Open golf tournament was on Friday cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. "Keeping in mind the health and safety of everyone as top most priority, we have decided to cancel this year's Hero Indian Open," Indian Golf Union chairman Devang Shah told PTI. The Hero...

Fearful about T20 World Cup going ahead as planned, could be logistical nightmare: Hussey

Fearful about T20 World Cup going ahead as planned, could be logistical nightmare: Hussey

Friday, 03 July 2020 | PTI | New Delhi, Jul 3 (PTI)

Former Australian batsman Michael Hussey is fearful of the prospect of Australia hosting the T20 World Cup in October-November and says a 16-team event amid the raging COVID-19 pandemic could prove to be a logistical nightmare. Cricket Australia itself has said that it is a bit "unrealistic" to stage the T20...

Sam Curran undergoes COVID-19 test

Sam Curran undergoes COVID-19 test

Friday, 03 July 2020 | PTI | Southampton

England all-rounder Sam Curran has been tested for coronavirus after falling sick as country's cricket board announced that he will not compete in the remainder of the intra-squad warm-up match. Curran gave his sample on Thursday and is currently self-isolating in his hotel room at the Ageas Bowl. "England all-rounder Sam Curran...

Bremen's Bundesliga future on edge after 0-0 with Heidenheim

Bremen's Bundesliga future on edge after 0-0 with Heidenheim

Friday, 03 July 2020 | AP | Bremen

Werder Bremen's Bundesliga future remained in doubt after being held to a 0-0 draw by second-division Heidenheim in the first leg of their relegation-promotion playoff. Bremen, which finished third from bottom in the top division, will have to do without captain Niklas Moisander for the second leg on Monday after he...

Hammers blow

Hammers blow

Friday, 03 July 2020 | AFP | London

Yarmolenko’s last-minute counter strike dashes Chelsea’s top-four hopes; Aubameyang makes Gunners history West Ham rocked Chelsea’s top-four hopes and boosted their survival bid with a dramatic 3-2 win, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck twice as Arsenal climbed back into European contention with a 4-0 thrashing of Norwich on Wednesday. Chelsea were hoping to...

MS didn’t look rusty in CSK camp: Chawla

Friday, 03 July 2020 | IANS | Chennai

Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni was not looking rusty in the nets while practicing for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League, according to spinner Piyush Chawla. Dhoni was set to make his comeback to competitive cricket in this IPL before the coronavirus pandemic forced its indefinite postponement....

Simmons rejoins Windies team

Friday, 03 July 2020 | PTI | Manchester

West Indies head coach Phil Simmons has rejoined his team ahead of the opening Test against England after being in mandatory quarantine and clearing the Covid-19 tests following his decision to attend a family funeral. “Phil Simmons is back on the job. The West Indies head coach returned to the field...

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