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Cricket great Hayden fractures spine in surf accident

The 46-year-old, who retired from international cricket in 2009 said he was “bloody lucky” to escape serious injury

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Bangladesh cricketer’s wife says he drove her out of the home over dowry

Hossain’s wife, Sharmin Samira Usha, said that the middle-order batsman drove her out of her home after demanding Tk1 million

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Former Indian cricketer Ajit Wadekar passes away

Ajit Wadekar, the man who led India to their first series triumphs in England and the West Indies, died on Wednesday at the age of 77, the Press Trust of India reported

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Cricketer Junaid Khan has been blessed with a baby boy

Bowler Junaid Khan was blessed with a baby boy on Saturday

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Court case puts Stokes’s England career on hold

Ben Stokes’s international career will be placed in suspended animation when the England cricketer appears in a Bristol court on Monday charged with affray

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Sri Lankan cricketer suspended after friend accused of rape

A Sri Lankan Test cricketer has been suspended after a Norwegian woman accused his friend of raping her in a hotel room where he was present, an official said Monday.

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Shahid Afridi condoles with Siraj Raisani’s family

Former cricketer Shahid Afridi condoled with the family of Nawabzada Siraj Raisani, who was killed in a suicide explosion in Mastung

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Cricket legend Hadlee undergoes bowel cancer surgery

Cricketing great Richard Hadlee has undergone surgery for bowel cancer but is expected to make a full recovery, his wife Dianne said Wednesday. “Last month, Richard had a routine three-year colonoscopy and we discovered that he has bowel cancer,” she said in a statement. “He has since had an operation to remove the tumour. This…

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Virat Kohli named Indian cricketer of the year

Virat Kohli won India’s cricketer of the year award for the fourth time on Thursday for outstanding performances over the past two seasons. Kohli became India’s captain in 2015 and led his team back to number one place in the Test rankings the following year. The 29-year-old, who was also named International Cricket Council player…

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Shaniera posts heartfelt tweet on Wasim Akram’s birthday

Shaniera Akram posted a heartfelt tweet on her husband Wasim Akram’s 52nd birthday on Sunday. “I want to wish my husband of almost 5 wonderful years a very Happy Birthday,” she tweeted. “You have always been a shining star with a brightness that can light up the whole world, especially mine.” “May Almighty Allah shower…

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Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s wife attacked by policeman

The wife of Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja was allegedly attacked by a policeman in Jamnanagar following their vehicles’ collision on Monday evening. According to Hindustan Times, Rivaba Jadeja’s car collided with the bike of constable Sanjay Ahrir. “After both vehicles stopped, Ahrir allegedly attacked Rivaba when she stepped out of the car,” the report said….

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PSL fixing: Shahzaib Hasan banned for one year

LAHORE: The Anti-corruption Unit of the Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the verdict of the PSL spot fixing case against Shahzaib Hassan today (Wednesday). According to the verdict, one-year ban has been put on the batsman Shahzeb Hassan besides imposing a fine of one million rupees. He was facing charges of secretly persuading cricketers to…

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PCB issues Notice of Charge to cricketer Nasir Jamshaid

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday issued a Notice of Charge to cricketer Nasir Jamshaid, wherein he has been charged with multiple violations of the PCB anti-corruption code for participants. “He has been charged with violations of Articles 2.1.1, 2.1.2, 2.1.3, 2.1.4 and 2.4.4 of the PCB anti-corruption code and he has now 14…

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Cricket legend Saeed Anwar’s brother-in-law goes missing

LAHORE: A close relative of Pakistani cricket legend Saeed Anwar has gone missing from his residence in Lahore under mysterious circumstances, reported SAMAA on Monday. According to police, Asad Munir, who is the brother-in-law of former cricketer Saeed Anwar, went missing along with his personal computer. “Efforts are under way to find Asad Munir,” the…

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Pakistani cricketer blessed with a baby girl

KARACHI: Pakistani cricketer Fawad Alam has been blessed with a baby girl. He announced the good news on his Twitter profile. “Allah has blessed me with His most beautiful Rehmet in the universe, introducing my daughter,” he tweeted. The left handed batsmen also said that the medical condition of his wife was well. He added,…

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Cricket: England’s Stokes charged with affray – prosecutors

London: England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been charged with affray by prosecutors regarding his alleged involvement in an incident outside a nightclub in September, prosecutors announced Monday. The confrontation left a man with a fractured eye socket and saw Stokes suspended from international cricket until “further notice” by the England and Wales Cricket Board, meaning…

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Watch: Former Pakistan pacer accuses PCB of corruption

Former Pakistani pacer Shabbir Ahmed on Monday accused the country’s cricket board of indulging in corrupt practices. In a video message, Shabbir questioned where the money given to PCB by the International Cricket Council (ICC) was spent. Watch what he has to say.

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US football wants to sign Muhammad Irfan

Discarded Pakistani pacer Muhammad Irfan has declined an offer from a US basketball club to play for them. “I have an offer from an American basketball club to play for them, but I cannot quit playing cricket for Pakistan,” the world’s tallest cricketer told SAMAA. The pacer, however, said that he would go to the…

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Kevin Pietersen may retire after PSL appearance

Kevin Pietersen has announced his impending retirement, stating that he expects to call a complete halt to his playing career by the end of the year, but the England cricketer said he would honor playing commitments with the Pakistan Super League (PSL).  According to cricinfo, Pietersen revealed his decision after taking part in the Stars’…

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New Year: Mohammad Amir just tweeted an adorable family photo!

NEWS DESK: Cricketer Mohammad Amir tweeted an adorable photo with his wife and son, posing in green shirts bearing the inscription “Happy New Year” alongside their pool. HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL, MAY IT BE FILLED WITH HAPPINESS, JOY N PROSPERITY FOR ALL OF US😊😊😊😊😊😊 pic.twitter.com/BH2J0m4Bq9 — Mohammad Amir (@iamamirofficial) December 31, 2017 The young…

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ICC imposes one-year ban on cricketer for doping violation

The wicketkeeper-batsman had inadvertently ingested the prohibited substance, as a contaminant of a weight loss product he was taking, Hydroxycut. The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced that Afghanistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Shahzad has been suspended from all cricket-related activities for twelve months after pleading guilty to breaching Article 2.1 of the ICC Anti-Doping Code. Mr Shahzad…

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