ICC Anti-Corruption Unit chief wants youths to take initiative

Mumbai, March 6 : With the World Twenty20 due to start in India on Tuesday, International Cricket Council (ICC) Anti-Corruption Unit chief Ronnie Flanagan on Sunday insisted that the youngsters must step in and ensure that the game is played in a transparent manner. The 27-day World T20 tournament begins in Nagpur on March 8 […]

‘Pakistan pacer Amir made video to educate cricketers against graft’

Mumbai, March 6 : International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Anti-Corruption Unit chief Ronnie Flanagan on Sunday said Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir, after being freed from prison for involvement in spot-fixing, made a video admitting his mistake and the effect it had on him to educate the young cricketers to not get into such trap. Amir was […]

Beaten Tomic tees off at absent Davis Cup team mate Kyrgios

By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE, Mar 6 : Frustrated Australia number one Bernard Tomic questioned team mate Nick Kyrgios’s withdrawal from the Davis Cup tie against the United States in Melbourne after the hosts crashed out of the tournament’s first round today. Rising talent Kyrgios withdrew from the tie with a virus days before the opening […]

Ganso completes 200 games for Sao Paulo

Rio De janeiro, March 6 : Brazil playmaker Paulo Henrique Ganso completed 200 games for Sao Paulo but it was a 3-1 loss to Sao Bernardo. Discovered by boyhood club Santos along with current Barcelona star Neymar, Ganso made his debut in 2008. Throughout his club career in Brazil, he has won three state championships, […]

Czech Republic secure 2-1 lead over Germany in Davis Cup

Berlin, March 6 : Thomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek have secured a 2-1 lead after overcoming Germany’s Philipp Kohlschreiber and Philipp Petzschner in three sets in Hannover on Saturday. The Czech duo sealed the deal in in 2 hours and 43 minutes after three straight sets, 7-6 (9-7), 7-5, 6-4, and will take the advantage […]