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Du Plessis says the T20 World Cup will be his last

Photo: AFP South African captain Faf du Plessis said on Friday the Twenty20 World Cup in Australia in two years’ time will be his last. The 34-year-old, who has led his country in two World T20 campaigns in 2014 and 2016, is keen to play a third but will then ...

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UAE T20x canceled after failing to attract investors

Photo Courtesy: Khaleej Times The inaugural edition of the UAE T20x will not be taking place because no investors showed interest in buying its franchises. The England Cricket Board and OPi group were working together to launch the new cricket league. “OPi, a privately-owned sports promoter and the ECB had been ...

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No threat to Sarfraz’s captaincy if he performs, says Miandad

Photo Courtesy: CricTracker Former Pakistani cricketer Javed Miandad has said that there is no threat to Sarfraz Ahmed’s captaincy as long as he keeps performing well. “Sarfraz should only focus on his performance at the moment,” he said at a press conference after meeting Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Ehsan Mani ...

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India gets Olympic warning after Kosovo boxer denied visa

Photo Courtesy: DNA India The Olympic Council of Asia has warned India it could miss out on hosting major games after a boxer from Kosovo was denied a visa to compete in the women’s world championships in New Delhi. India, which does not recognise Kosovo, has expressed a strong interest ...

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Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe to draw Test series

Photo Courtesy: ICC/Twitter Bangladesh defeated Zimbabwe by 218 runs in the second Test in Dhaka on Thursday. The two-match series ended in a 1-1 draw. Zimbabwe had won the first game by 151 runs. Bangladesh declared their first innings on 522/7 with Mushfiqur Rahim scoring 219 runs while Mominul Haque ...

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Federer downs Anderson to reach ATP Finals London semifinals

Photo Courtesy: ATP World Tour/Twitter Roger Federer of Switzerland qualified for the semifinals of ATP Finals in London after beating South Africa’s Kevin Anderson in straight sets on Thursday. He won the group stage fixture 6-4, 6-3. The Swiss broke the South African on the seventh game of the first ...

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Former WWE superstar offloaded from flight for vaping

Former WWE superstar Enzo Amore was offloaded from a flight for vaping inside the aircraft, Comicbook has reported. Other passengers reported that he was vaping during the flight and ignored the warnings given to him by the crew of Delta Airlines. He was eventually offloaded. The former WWE superstar, who ...

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