No Tests, Bangladesh to play only short-form cricket in Pakistan
Friday, December 27, 2019, 8:13 PM
Pakistan and Bangladesh are heading for yet another showdown, this time over cricket. Bangladesh has refused to play test cricket on Pakistan soil, ostensibly for security-reasons, and has agreed to only play T20s, where players need to visit only for a short duration, people familiar with the development told ET from Dhaka. Bangladesh has suggested that test matches be played in a neutral venue.
Jasprit Bumrah a phenomenal talent, will only get better: KL Rahul
Saturday, October 5, 2019, 8:01 AM
Jasprit Bumrah is a "phenomenal talent" and will only get better with each passing day, says his Indian-teammate K.L. Rahul. Rahul and Bumrah are not part of the Indian squad currently participating in the three-match Test-series against South-Africa. While Bumrah has been ruled-out because of a stress fracture, Rahul has been excluded from the squad owing to his poor form in the longer format.
Tendulkar, Imran, Warne lead in mourning death of Abdul Qadir
Saturday, September 7, 2019, 12:43 PM
Batting great Sachin Tendulkar led the Indian cricket fraternity's tribute for Pakistan spin legend Abdul Qadir, who died in Lahore after suffering a cardiac arrest. Qadir, who would have turned 64 on September 15, passed away on September 6 before he could be brought to a hospital. Ace India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin also took to twitter to express his grief at Qadir's demise.