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BCCI Picks U-19 Team For England One-Day Series

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday announced an 18-member India Under-19 squad for the five-match one-day series against England, starting January 30. The squad sees...

Shakib Al Hasan Becomes Second Bangladesh Batsman To Score 9,000 Runs

All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has become the second Bangladeshi cricketer to score 9,000 international runs across all three formats, after his teammate and opening batsman Tamim Iqbal, who has already amassed 9,752 runs. The 29-year-old...

Ghana’s Baba Rahman Ruled Out Of AFCON Over Injury

Accra (Ghana), Jan 20 (IANS) Ghanaian defender Baba Abdul-Rahman has left for Germany to undergo further tests and possible surgery for a knee injury he suffered at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON)...

Tunisia Defeat Algeria 2-1 In Afcon Tie

Franceville (Gabon), Jan 20 (IANS) Two goals in the second half were enough to give Tunisia a 2-1 win over Algeria in a tense Group B game at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon)...

India vs Australia 2017: Allan Border Expresses Concern About Spin Overloaded Visitors’ Squad

Allan Border, former Australia skipper and World Cup winning captain, has expressed his concern for the spin-heavy Australia squad, which is scheduled to tour India next month for a four-match Test series. Selectors have named four...

Danish SuperLiga Side Terminates Ugandan Player’s Contract

Kampala, Jan 20 (IANS) Uganda Cranes striker Emmanuel Okwi has had his five year contract terminated by Danish SuperLiga side Sonderjyske Football Club. According to a statement on the official club website, the club's sports...

Bishan Singh Bedi and Farokh Engineer To Chair SC’s Elected Six-Member Panel: Reports

Former Indian cricketers Bishan Singh Bedi and Farokh Engineer are likely to chair the six-member panel which will be elected by the Supreme Court on Friday, reports suggest. The fate of cricket's governing body in India lies...

Neymar Penalty Gives Barca Advantage In King’s Cup Quarters

Madrid, Jan 20 (IANS) A 20th minute penalty from Barcelona striker Neymar was enough to give his side a 1-0 win in the King's Cup knockout competition away to Real Sociedad. Neymar's point, which on...

Young Cricketers Will Set Mark In Irani Cup, Says Cheteshwar Pujara

Gujarat, the Ranji Trophy champions for 2016-17 season, will make their debut appearance in the Irani Cup against defending champions Rest of India, led by Indian Test batsman Cheteshwar Pujara at Brabourne Stadium on...

Brazil’s Botafogo Sign Cameroonian Forward Joel

Rio de Janeiro, Jan 20 (IANS) Brazilian Serie A football club Botafogo have announced the signing of Cameroonian forward Diederrick Joel as they reinforce their squad for this year's Copa Libertadores. The 23-year-old Joel joins...