The High Court of Karnataka on Tuesday refused to grant bail to cricket coach Nazeer, 30, who has been arrested on the charge of sexually assaulting a minor boy.
After exhibiting some fine work with the cue in the Cricket Club of India Open snooker tournament that concluded in Mumbai on Sunday, majority of India’s top-class players have assembled at the PYC Hindu Gymkhana here for the 14th PSPB inter-unit billiards and snooker tournament.
With 16 months left for the World Cup, India have a couple of middle-order slots still up for grabs and Shreyas Iyer sees this as an “opportunity”, as he tries to make a case for himself in the coming days.
New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has come out in strong support of the Twenty20 format, saying it forms a “meaningful” part of the international game.
Sachin Tendulkar’s session on stage began with a cheery conversation on tennis, his other great sporting love.