Touching ‘SKY-line’: Suryakumar Yadav is now India’s highest run-scorer in T20Is in single calendar year | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Suryakumar Yadav’s status as India’s top T20I striker in recent times has been reaffirmed as he became the top scorer in a single calendar year with 732 points, surpassing Shikhar Dhawan’s 689 in 2018. Suryakumar, who scored one of his best T20I half-centuries against South Africa at a crimp track in Thiruvananthapuram on … Read more

Jos Buttler, Moeen Ali not in favour of running out batters at non-striker’s end | Cricket News

LONDON: England White-ball captain Jos Buttler and his assistant Moeen Ali said getting rid of a non-attacker for supporting was also not “their thing” and that they would prefer to call the player up if one of their teammates used it as a dismissal mode. Guardians of the Laws of Cricket CMC reaffirmed that a … Read more

South Africa need to find ways to combat new ball: Keshav Maharaj | Cricket News

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Left arm spinner from South Africa Keshav Maharaj believes the Proteas need to reassess how to combat the new ball that swung “prodigiously” in the opening overs of the series opener against India. South African batting unit collapsed as Indian tailors Arshdeep Singh (3/32) and Deepak Chahar (2/24) swung the ball back and forth … Read more

Rod Laver backs Nick Kyrgios for success after run to Wimbledon final | Tennis News

Australian great Rod Laver backed Nick Kyrgios for more success next season after reaching this year Wimbledon final and says his tremendous form in the second half of 2022 convinced him he has what it takes to win a Grand Slam. After losing to Novak Djokovic in his first Grand Final, Kyrgios won the Citi … Read more

Football injuries ‘up 20 percent’ in Europe’s top leagues | Football News

LONDON: Injuries in Europe’s top five leagues have risen by 20% in the 2021/22 season, according to research published on Wednesday, as arguments intensify over football’s busy schedule ahead of the World Cup. The Howden insurance brokers study found clubs paid a record injury price of £513m ($550m) last season. Injury cost was calculated by … Read more

Paul Debevec, ARRI among honorary participants – News Kidda

Computer graphics and virtual production innovator Paul E. Debevec — director of research, creative algorithms and technology at Netflix and adjunct research professor at the USC Institute for Creative Technologies — received a standing ovation when he presented the Charles F. Jenkins Lifetime Achievement Award. received at the Television Academy’s gleeful 74th Engineering, Science & … Read more

Injured Jos Buttler ‘progressing well’ ahead of T20 World Cup | Cricket News

England captain Jos Buttler says he is making good progress in his recovery from a calf injury but will not rush his return until the Twenty20 World Cup, which starts in just over two weeks. The 32-year-old, who hasn’t played since August 18 after picking up an injury playing in The Hundred, is currently with … Read more

Mohammad Rizwan, Aamer Jamal help Pakistan down England in fifth T20I | Cricket News

LAHORE: Prolific opening Mohammad Rizwan hit half a century of combat before the versatile beginner Aamer Jamal played with the ball as Pakistan beat England by six points in another final final in the T20 fifth international match in Lahore on Wednesday. Rizwan’s 46-ball 63 was the cornerstone of Pakistan’s 145 from 19 overs after … Read more

Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri believes Bollywood became ‘a tight-knit mafia after 2000, and they have some issues with outsiders’ | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood

Filmmaker Vivek Ranjan Agnihotric has targeted the Hindi film industry for “destroying the careers of talented outsiders” and claimed that after the year 2000, bollywood ‘became a very close-knit kind of mafia’. During his recent interview with a portal, Vivek opened up nepotism in Bollywood saying: ‘I don’t think there was any favoritism before 2000 … Read more

Jasprit Bumrah in Mark Waugh’s top-five for T20 World Cup | Cricket News

MELBOURNE: Australia’s former World Cup-winning flyhalf Mark Waugh has chosen to spearhead Indian pace Jasprit Bumrah as one of his top five picks for the T20I Down Under centerpiece. Bumrah recently returned to action after recovering from a back injury in the three-game T20 series against Australia which India won 2-1. The 28-year-old, who completed … Read more