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ICC charges Sri Lanka bowler Lokuhettige over corruption

Cricket's world body on Thursday charged suspended former Sri Lanka fast bowler Dilhara Lokuhettige over three new match corruption accusations. The 38-year-old Lokuhettige is the...

Sri Lanka skipper fined after drink-driving crash

Sri Lanka's cricket board Wednesday fined captain Dimuth Karunaratne $7,000 after he was arrested for drink-driving, with the player also ordered to stand trial...

Pakistan’s Umar Akmal fined for night out in Dubai

Pakistani cricketer Umar Akmal's dancing skills off the pitch have landed him in trouble as the maverick middle-order batsman was fined 20 percent of...

Sri Lanka Test captain arrested after traffic accident

Sri Lankan Test cricket captain Dimuth Karunaratne has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after an accident in the...

Australia whitewash Pakistan 5-0 despite Haris hundred

World champions Australia completed a 5-0 whitewash over Pakistan with a clinical 20-run win in the fifth and final one-day international despite a brilliant...

Australia claim narrow win over Pakistan despite Abid’s debut ton

Australia clinched a dramatic six-run victory over Pakistan on Friday, despite Pakistan debutant Abid Ali and in-form Mohammad Rizwan hitting centuries in the fourth...

Call for no-ball tech as Kohli slams ‘ridiculous’ IPL error

Cricketing greats backed Virat Kohli Friday after he slammed a "ridiculous" no-ball error which condemned his Royal Challengers Bangalore side to defeat against the...

Sindhu, Srikanth eye consistency ahead of 2020 Olympics

India's badminton stars PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth said Monday they are looking for a consistent run leading up to the 2020 Olympics, starting...

Australia beat Pakistan by eight wickets in first ODI

Aaron Finch's fine century drove  Australia to a convincing eight-wicket win over a new-look Pakistan in the first one-day international on Friday. The Australian skipper...

Bangladesh FIFA official arrested for ‘defaming’ PM Hasina

A lawyer for FIFA council member Mahfuza Akhter Kiron is set to file a petition in a Bangladesh court on Tuesday seeking bail for...