Former India captain Dilip Tirkey elected Hockey India president | Hockey News

NEW DELHI: Former Indian hockey captain and member of the 1998 Asian Games gold medal team, Dilip Tirkeywas elected on Friday as Hockey India (HI) president, after two others, who had filed nominations for the post, withdrew ahead of the election. One of the most capped former players – Tikey played a record 412 international … Read more

Ex-Pakistan Captain Shahid Afridi Admits To Tampering Pitch In 2005, Says “It Was A Mistake”

Archive photo of Shahid Afridi.© AFP Former Pakistani cricket team Shahid Afridi has accepted that he tampered with Faisalabad’s pitch during a test match against England in 2005. Afridi, who was known for his big shots and his spin bowling, said he was frustrated about going to the action. He also added that ex-Pakistani skipper … Read more

India A Captain Sanju Samson Receives Rousing Reception From Crowd During 1st ODI In Chennai. Watch

India A is currently up against New Zealand A in an unofficial three-match ODI series. The ODIs are followed by a three-match test series, which India A won 2-0. The hosts also led the ODI series 1-0 after beating the visitors by seven wickets on Thursday at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. The second … Read more

“Some Players Are Overweight”: Ex Pakistan Captain Slams India Stars’ Fitness After Loss To Australia In Mohali

The Indian men’s cricket team isn’t looking good and it showed again on Tuesday during the 1st T20I against Australia in Mohali. Just days after their unpredictable exit from the Asian Cup after consecutive losses to Pakistan and Sri Lanka, the Indian team failed to defend a 200-run-plus goal and as a result allowed Australia … Read more

Pakistan vs England – Adil Rashid Bamboozles Babar Azam As Pakistan Captain Is Clean Bowled. Watch

Babar Azam is bowled clean by Adil Rashid in the 1st T20I in Karachi© AFP England got off to a winning start to their 7-match T20I series against Pakistan as they easily chased the 159-run goal at the National Stadium in Karachi. England captain Moeen Ali’s decision to win the toss and bowl initially didn’t … Read more

“Had My Apprehensions About Sourav Ganguly…”: When Saqlain Mushtaq Was Left Surprised By India Captain

File photo of Sourav Ganguly© Twitter While the cricket rivalry between India and Pakistan has spawned much folklore, the tales of friendship between the two countries abound in the sporting landscape of the two countries as well. Cricketers from both countries have said how they received love from the other country. One such story was … Read more

“You’d Be Very Brave To Write Off Virat At Any Stage”: Australia T20I Captain Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch-led Australia will begin their preparations for the T20 World Cup on Tuesday, as the side take on India in the first T20I of the three-game series at the PCA Stadium in Mohali. Lately, Finch’s form has been in question and the righthanded batter has recently decided to retire from ODI’s. In 9 T20Is … Read more

David Miller Appointed As Captain Of Paarl Royals For Inaugural South Africa T20 League

Paarl Royals, owned by Royals Sports Group, announced on Sunday the appointment of veteran South African batter David Miller as captain for the inaugural edition of Cricket South Africa’s T20 league, SA20, which kicks off in January 2023. given the captaincy to the 33-year-old, who is one of two South Africans signed by the team … Read more

Ex-Pakistan Captain Salman Butt’s Stern Take On Shahid Afridi’s “PCB Hasn’t Done Anything” For Shaheen Comment

File photo of Shaheen Shah Afridi© AFP Former captain Shahid Afridi claimed that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is not taking care of their star pacer Shaheen Afridi during his rehabilitation process. Named in Pakistan’s T20 World Cup squad, Shaheen left the UAE team to go to England for treatment and recovery from a knee … Read more

“BCCI Came Under So Much Pressure…”: Ex-Pakistan Star On Why Sanju Samson Was Made India A Captain

File photo of Sanju Samson© AFP Former Pakistani leg spinner Danish Kaneria believes BCCI made Sanju Samson the India A-team captain for his unofficial ODI series against New Zealand due to the pressure built on them for not selecting the player for the upcoming T20 World Cup. It’s worth noting that wicketkeepers Rishabh Pant and … Read more