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April 18, 2020

England women’s county clubs to square off in virtual ‘race’

London , April 18 (ANI): With the cricketing season currently on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Middlesex Women cricket team will participate in a virtual 'London Championship Race'.Middlesex will compete with their London and South East rivals Surrey Women, Kent Women and Essex Women in a race that kicks off on Saturday.The squads of players will set off on individual runs as part of their daily exercise routines, whilst maintaining correct social-distancing protocol."Each county will name a squad of players and…

Someone who doesn’t remember his age how will he remember my records, Gambhir takes on Afridi

New Delhi , April 18 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer and BJP lawmaker Gautam Gambhir on Saturday lashed out at Shahid Afridi after the former Pakistani all-rounder, in an autobiography, questioned the left-handed batsman's attitude. Various media reports on Friday had quoted an excerpt from Afridi's autobiography where he had said that Gambhir has an attitude problem. Afridi also said the left-handed batsman had neither personality nor great records.Hitting back in his own style, Gambhir reminded Afridi of ICC World Cup 2007…

Scoring runs against you guys is easy: Kevin Pietersen captions picture with Dhoni

New Delhi , April 18 (ANI): Former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen on Saturday shared a throwback picture with Indian wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni with a quirky caption.In the picture, Pietersen can be seen pointing towards a particular direction and is saying something to former Indian skipper Dhoni.It was a normal picture with Dhoni smiling as he looked towards the pointed direction.However, the caption that former England great wrote made the picture hilarious."Hey, MSD, why don't you put a fielder over…

England women hockey team to run for COVID-19 relief fund

London , April (18): The England Hockey Under-16 girls team is raising money to assist the National Health Services' (NHS) in their fight against the global coronavirus pandemic.The members of the team will be collectively running the 2,070 miles the combined distances of the journeys they would have taken to play games against Belgium, Scotland and Germany this summer."They will be raising money for NHS Charities Together along the way, with the money going towards helping the NHS provide the best possible patient care,…

Team Mask Force: Cricketers come together to raise awareness in fight against coronavirus

New Delhi , April 18 (ANI): Educating about the importance of face mask, Indian cricketers- both men and women- on Saturday came together in a video, making an appeal to fellow countrymen to use a home mask and join the 'team mask force'.Wearing a facial mask for anyone stepping out was made compulsory in Delhi on April 8. Several other states had also made wearing maks compulsory as coronavirus in the country continues to rage.The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) shared a video in which cricketers were urging…
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