London: A galaxy of former and current stars will be in action at the iconic Lord’s on Thursday to play an exhibition match between the ICC World XI and the West Indies and help raise funds for the refurbishment of five cricket stadia in the Caribbean that were damaged by Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017.
Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) has summoned Umar Akmal on Wednesday after the batsman claimed in a TV interview that he was approached to fix matches, especially the contest against arch-rivals India in the 2015 ICC World Cup.
Sharjah: UAE’s young opener Chirag Suri, who has also begun a new innings as a coach and set up his own cricket academy at the Repton School, provided ample evidence of his abilities on the pitch with a match-winning century in the final of the first Al Dhaid T20 Bash 2018 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
Dhananjaya de Silva's politician father, Ranjan, gunned down in Colombo suburbs Image Credit: AP Dhananjaya De Silva Colombo: The father of Sri Lankan cricket all-rounder Dhananjaya de Silva was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on the eve of the national team’s departure to the West Indies on Friday, police said.
Ajay Sethi (left), owner of the Nelson Mandela Bay Stars, with marquee player Imran Tahir after the bids last year.