LONDON: Alastair Cook has been dropped as England captain for next year’s 50-over World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, the BBC and Sky Sports reported on Friday.
LAHORE: Ace Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal Friday said he is confident of a comeback at international level after bowling for the first time with a remodelled action, three months after his suspension.<
BRISBANE: India were fighting back after Australia gained a 97-run innings lead on the back of another century from new skipper Steve Smith and a wagging tail in the second Gabba Test on Friday.
PRETORIA: Vernon Philander took five wickets as South Africa closed in on victory having reduced West Indies to 76 for two in their follow-on innings at the close of play on day three of the opening t
MILAN: Juventus eased to a 3-1 win at relegation-threatened Cagliari on Thursday to ensure it ended the year at the top of the Serie A standings.
BARCELONA: Atletico Madrid will face holders Real Madrid in the last 16 of the King’s Cup after a double from Mario Mandzukic sealed a 5-2 aggregate victory over lower league Hospitalet on Thursday.
MARRAKECH, Morocco: FIFA’s executive committee has unanimously agreed to publish an “appropriate” version of a report into the bidding process for the 2018/2022 World Cups but said Russia and Qatar wo
MARRAKECH, Morocco: San Lorenzo, undeterred by the big gulf that separates them from Real Madrid, have vowed to play with “a knife between our teeth” when they face the European champions in Saturday’
VAL GARDENA, Italy: American downhiller Steven Nyman demonstrated his love of Val Gardena’s Saslong piste with his third career victory at the Italian resort on Friday.
Not showing any signs of a long layoff, San Miguel Beer never looked this good.
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