England all-rounder Ben Stokes ruled out of 3rd Test due to injury

England all-rounder Ben Stokes ruled out of 3rd Test due to injury

Ben Stokes. (AP) LONDON: England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been ruled out of next week’s third test against Pakistan due to a calf injury. The 25-year-old Stokes tore a muscle in his right calf when he was bowling during England’s 330-run victory in the second test at Old Trafford on

Shot putter Inderjeet Singh
Shot putter Inderjeet Singh's June 29 sample is clean: Sources

New Delhi: The dope sample of shot putter Inderjeet Singh taken on June 29 during National Inter-State Athletics Championships in

Pallekele Test: Sri Lanka lose one after containing Australia's lead to 86
Pallekele Test: Sri Lanka lose one after containing Australia's lead to 86

Sri Lanka’s bowler Lakshan Sandakan celebrates as teammate Kusal Mendis, foreground, takes a catch to dismiss

ISL: Dynamos sign up three new players
ISL: Dynamos sign up three new players

New Delhi: With an eye on the glittering trophy, Delhi Dynamos have snared three exciting young players for the upcoming season

REVEALED! Earnings of Pakistani cricketers
REVEALED! Earnings of Pakistani cricketers

Senior batsman Mohammad Hafeez has turned out to be the highest earning Pakistani cricketer in 2015-16 after he took home

PCB bows to players' demands, allows families to stay
PCB bows to players' demands, allows families to stay

    Karachi: In another U-turn, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has granted permission to the members of

WATCH: Fan, who ran naked onto field during Sri Lanka-Australia match, jailed for one week
WATCH: Fan, who ran naked onto field during Sri Lanka-Australia match, jailed for one week

      PALLEKELE: A Sri Lankan judge has jailed for one week an Australian cricket fan who ran naked onto the field during

WATCH: Umar Akmal dances after hitting 7 sixes in CPL T20
WATCH: Umar Akmal dances after hitting 7 sixes in CPL T20

Gros Islet: The St Lucia Zouks missed out on making it four wins out of four at the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) against

Muttiah Muralitharan, 3 others to be inducted into ICC Hall of Fame
Muttiah Muralitharan, 3 others to be inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

Muttiah Muralitharan. (AFP)     Dubai: Sri Lankan spin legend Muttiah Muralidaran, along with three others, will be inducted

Virender Sehwag leads birthday wishes for Jonty Rhodes on Twitter
Virender Sehwag leads birthday wishes for Jonty Rhodes on Twitter

New Delhi: Greatest fielder ever in the history of cricket, Jonty Rhodes is celebrating his 47th birthday on Wednesday. On the

India vs West Indies: Confident India arrive in Kingston for 2nd Test
India vs West Indies: Confident India arrive in Kingston for 2nd Test

Kingston: A confident Indian cricket team arrived here for the second Test against hosts West Indies starting July 30, hoping to

Doping row: Suspect who ‘spiked’ Narsingh Yadav’s food identified as junior wrestler; FIR lodged
Doping row: Suspect who ‘spiked’ Narsingh Yadav’s food identified as junior wrestler; FIR lodged

New Delhi: The alleged conspiracy in the Narsingh Yadav dope scandal began to unravel on Wednesday with the wrestler identifying

As terror hits all over, where are world leaders? asks Viv Richards
As terror hits all over, where are world leaders? asks Viv Richards

NEW YORK: Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards is a worried man. Worried not just for his family and himself, but “fellow

Roger Federer pulls out of Rio Olympics
Roger Federer pulls out of Rio Olympics

New Delhi: 17-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer of Switzerland on Tuesday announced that he will be representing his country

Huge gulf between India and West Indies: Ian Bishop
Huge gulf between India and West Indies: Ian Bishop

    North Sound (Antigua): Former West Indies pacer Ian Bishop has lamented the difference in quality between the two competing

Steve Waugh appeals to senior cricketers to promote Test cricket
Steve Waugh appeals to senior cricketers to promote Test cricket

    Melbourne: Former Australia skipper Steve Waugh on Tuesday said he wants the world’s leading cricketers to promote

Narsingh Yadav wanted to commit suicide after failing dope test?
Narsingh Yadav wanted to commit suicide after failing dope test?

Sonepat (Haryana): The Sports Authority of India (SAI) regional centre at Bahalgarh here was unusually quiet on Tuesday morning.

Sri Lanka vs Australia: Rain cuts first day short after 12 wickets tumble
Sri Lanka vs Australia: Rain cuts first day short after 12 wickets tumble

Australia’s Nathan Lyon, center, celebrates the wicket of Sri Lanka’s Dilruwan Perera during day one of the first

PCB turns down Pakistani players
PCB turns down Pakistani players' 'family' demand

Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has turned down a move by some of the national team players to allow them to have their

Rio Olympics 2016: Full list of India
Rio Olympics 2016: Full list of India's 120-member contingent

India is set to send its largest ever contingent of 120* athletes for the Olympics 2016 to be held in carnival city of Rio de

ICC Rankings: Ravichandran Ashwin regains No. 1 spot, Virat Kohli top Indian batsman
ICC Rankings: Ravichandran Ashwin regains No. 1 spot, Virat Kohli top Indian batsman

    Dubai: India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has surged to the top of the MRF Tyres ICC player rankings for Test

Viv Richards
Viv Richards' son captures Virat Kohli's double-ton in painting

Antigua: After West Indies batting legend Vivian Richards hailed Virat Kohli’s maiden double century, his son Mali Richards

Shot putter Inderjeet Singh fails dope test; cries conspiracy
Shot putter Inderjeet Singh fails dope test; cries conspiracy

NEW DELHI: India’s Rio Olympics build-up was rocked by another dope scandal after shot putter Inderjeet Singh tested

2nd Test: England thrash Pakistan by 330 runs, level series 1-1
2nd Test: England thrash Pakistan by 330 runs, level series 1-1

      MANCHESTER: England dismissed Pakistan for 234 on Monday to win the second test by 330 runs with a day to spare and

When setting field, I think like a batsman: Virat Kohli
When setting field, I think like a batsman: Virat Kohli

    North Sound (Antigua): India’s Test captain Virat Kohli says he thinks like a batsman even when he is leading

Other Side Of Rio: Slums, Drugs, Gangs, Murders
Other Side Of Rio: Slums, Drugs, Gangs, Murders

Not far from Rio's posh Ipanema and Copacabana districts, narrow pathways lead to grim slums where poverty, drug gangs and young