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2016 season will help boost Windies cricket, believes CPL CEO  Jun 27, 4:25 pm
Port of Spain, June 27 (ANI): Damien O'Donohoe, CEO of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), believes that this year's tournament will be the biggest and best yet as the `biggest party in sport` welcomes some of the most illustrious names in world cricket.
PM Modi scoffs at furore over 'water crisis' leading to IPL shifting venues in Maharashtra  Jun 26, 9:43 am
Pune, June 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday scoffed at the incident in which venues for the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches had been shifted due to water crisis, saying that pitches are watered throughout the year even if a match is played or not, adding sarcastically that whoever came up with the 'incredible philosophy' must be lauded.
PM Modi scoffs at furore over 'water crisis' leading to IPL shifting venues in Maha  Jun 25, 7:21 pm
Pune, June 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday scoffed at the incident in which venues for the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches had been shifted due to water crisis, saying that pitches are watered throughout the year even if a match is played or not, adding sarcastically that whoever came up with the 'incredible philosophy' must be lauded.
Mini IPL overseas to be held in September, says BCCI chief  Jun 24, 7:08 pm
Dharamsala, June.24 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Friday announced that it will explore the option of hosting a mini Indian Premier League overseas every September, starting this year.
Harmanpreet Kaur joins Women's BBL, signs for Sydney Thunder  Jun 24, 6:03 pm
New Delhi, June.24 (ANI): Harmanpreet Kaur has become the first Indian women's cricketer to be signed by an overseas Twenty20 franchise after she inked a deal with defending champions Sydney Thunder for the second edition of the Australian league, which will be played in December-January.
Time to empty out your wallet for these Steam Summer Sale must buys  Jun 24, 2:05 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): It's time to stop whatever you're doing and go online to buy some PC games, because the Steam Summer Sale is officially live. Offering big games -- and bigger discounts - the steam store is one of the world's largest digital distribution platforms, or in layman's terms, online game stores. Now with over 12,000 titles on sale, it's time to see just what games are worth buying.
Jamie Vardy ends Arsenal speculation, extends Leicester City contract until 2020   Jun 23, 5:10 pm
Johannesburg, June.23 (ANI): Putting at rest all speculation and doubts, Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy has agreed to extend his contract with the Premier League champions by four more years.
Man Utd legend Paul Scholes signs up for Premier Futsal league in India   Jun 23, 3:10 pm
Mumbai, June 23 (ANI): Former Manchester United star Paul Scholes has signed a deal to play for the next three seasons of Premier Futsal, the world's first-ever multi-national futsal league announced on Thursday in an emphatic statement of intent ahead of its inaugural season.
Maharashtra win inaugural edition of India's Softball League  Jun 20, 7:08 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI):Maharashtra have won the first edition of the Bad Bull Softball League in India by fending off Punjab 2-1 at Saket Sports Complex on Monday.
India gets the hang of Softball through inter-state league  Jun 20, 6:53 pm
New Delhi, June.20 (ANI): In a bid to encourage amateur baseball and softball at entry level among the common masses, an eight-team national level Softball league was held recently in the national capital.
Sangakkara counts on collective efforts to bring CPL glory to Tallawahs  Jun 20, 6:37 pm
Port of Spain, June 20 (ANI): Jamaica Tallawahs star batsman Kumar Sangakkara has nothing but positive memories from his previous stint in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), but the Sri Lanka superstar is keen to create a new legacy when he links up with the Tallawahs squad for the fourth edition of the tournament.
Doctors threaten to halt emergency services in Birgunj  Jun 19, 2:53 pm
Birgunj, June 19 (ANI): The doctors on Sunday warned of halting emergency services in most of the hospitals in in Birgunj, Nepal, if their arrested colleagues were not released at the earliest.
PM Modi puts Cabinet colleagues on Yoga Day job  Jun 18, 1:53 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI) Buoyed by the success of the United Nations' recognising June 21st as the International Yoga Day and huge participation in last year's Yoga Day celebrations at the Rajpath here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked all his Cabinet colleagues and ministers to commemorate Yoga Day with the people by fanning out across the nation.
Imad Wasim relishing maiden CPL stint  Jun 17, 9:17 pm
Port of Spain, June.17 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Imad Wasim is relishing the prospect of being a part of the Jamaica Tallawahs squad for the fourth edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) this summer and is determined to bring a fearlessness .
Eden Gardens to host India's first pink ball game  Jun 16, 8:19 pm
Kolkata, June.16 (ANI): The iconic Eden Gardens, Kolkata will host India's first day-night game with a pink ball, starting June 18th. The four-day game, which is the final of the Super League tournament will feature a pink Kookaburra, which has been a topic of engagement amongst the cricket fraternity world over in the past year.
Watson `hungrier than ever` to bring CPL glory for Zouks  Jun 16, 6:59 pm
Port of Spain, June.16 (ANI): St. Lucia Zouks-bound all-rounder Shane Watson says that he's determined to start the latest chapter in his career on a high as excitement for the Caribbean Premier League builds across the Caribbean and beyond.
Bravo relishes opportunity to lead Trinbago Knight Riders in CPL  Jun 15, 10:06 pm
Port of Spain, June.15 (ANI): West Indies World T20 champion Dwayne Bravo has issued a rallying cry to the Trinbago public to come out in numbers once more as reigning Caribbean Premier League champions Trinbago Knight Riders start their title defence at home against St. Lucia Zouks on 29 June.
Arsenal to face Liverpool, Man U meet Bournemouth in PL opener  Jun 15, 2:44 pm
Johannesburg, June 15 (ANI): Arsenal will begin their upcoming Premier League campaign against Liverpool while Jose Mourinho-led Manchester United will take on Bournemouth in their opening clash.
CPL 2016 will be most competitive in tournament history: Tom Moody  Jun 15, 11:04 am
Port of Spain, June 15 (ANI): Former Australian Test player and international cricket coach Tom Moody believes that this year's Caribbean Premier League (CPL) will be the most competitive yet and that the inclusion of a myriad of world-class players across all six teams will make it the biggest.
PTI conspiring to topple govt., alleges PML-N  Jun 12, 1:35 pm
Islamabad, June 12 (ANI): The ruling Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) has accused Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) of conceiving "another conspiracy" to derail democracy in the country by toppling the present regime.
Windies board releases five players for early CPL matches  Jun 11, 1:59 pm
Port of Spain (Trinidad), June 11 (ANI): The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has agreed to release its star players namely, legspinner Devendra Bishoo, all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite, batsman Darren Bravo and skipper Jason Holder for the opening weeks of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), which starts from June 29.
Adam Zampa relishes opportunity to stamp his mark on CPL   Jun 10, 5:23 pm
Port of Spain, June.10 (ANI): Guyana Amazon Warriors leg-spinner Adam Zampa is excited about playing in his debut Caribbean Premier League (CPL) campaign, and believes that it will be a great learning curve for him as he tests himself in the Caribbean and Florida this summer.
Federer calls for `zero tolerance` amid Sharapova's doping ban  Jun 10, 11:00 am
Johannesburg, June.10 (ANI): 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has backed the two-year ban meted out to beleaguered Maria Sharapova while reiterating that he has a 'zero tolerance' stance against doping.
Virat Kohli's Twitter family now has 11m members  Jun 10, 10:17 am
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): Seems like the popularity of run-machine Virat Kohli has grown by leaps and bounds, as his follower count reached 11 million on Twitter.
Tamil Nadu launches its own Premier League   Jun 9, 9:30 pm
Chennai, June 9 (ANI): In a bid to spread cricket in every nook and corner of the state, the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) on Thursday announced the launch of the Tamil Nadu Premier League in Chennai.