India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated his resolve to break ice with the neighbouring country through “cricket diplomacy” despite the apprehensions raised by some Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lawmakers about a proposed India-Pakistan cricket series, Indian Express reported on Tuesday.
DHAKA: Tamim Iqbal smashed a second consecutive century to steer Bangladesh to their first ever one-day series win over Pakistan with a seven-wicket victory in the second match in Dhaka on Sunday.
It turned out to be a comfortable evening for the 11-time FA Cup winners, but it could have been so different for Cambridge had the League Two side not spurned a gilt-edged opportunity in the opening seconds.
Chelsea’s 4-2 home defeat by League One side Bradford was the biggest FA Cup shock of all time, says former Liverpool striker Robbie Fowler. And in a BBC Match of the Day vote 77.2% agreed with him. “Chelsea are by far the best team in England at the minute. They are 2-0 up at home…
Manchester City have completed the signing of Swansea City striker Wilfried Bony in a deal that could be worth up to £28m. Bony has agreed a four-and-a-half-year deal at Etihad Stadium through to 2019 and will wear the number 14 shirt.
The original Ronaldo—the Brazilian one—could be set for a surprise return to playing action after the 38-year-old admitted he wants to turn out for NASL’s Fort Lauderdale Strikers, the club at which he recently became a part-owner.
The much-anticipated Pakistan-India clash at the 2015 World Cup will be the most watched match in cricket history, a World Cup official says.
Novak’s Djokovic’s preparations for the Australian Open were derailed Thursday by big-serving Croatian Ivo Karkovic as the world number one joined defending Qatar Open champion Rafael Nadal on the sidelines.