Monday, December 6, 2021

Cairns result hurts fixing fight: Analysts

WELLINGTON: The acquittal of former New Zealand captain Chris Cairns on match-fixing-linked perjury charges is a serious blow for efforts to stamp out corruption...

Cairns cleared of match-fixing perjury

LONDON: Former New Zealand cricket captain Chris Cairns was yesterday cleared of perjury charges over match-fixing after a British trial which he said had...

Australia win day-night Test in tense finish

ADELAIDE: Australia beat New Zealand inside three days to win cricket’s first ever day-night test match, wrapping up a three-wicket win yesterday evening. Paceman...

New Zealand struggle as wickets tumble again in day-night Test

ADELAIDE: New Zealand held a tenuous 94-run lead in the absorbing day-night third Test after a second day of tumbling wickets at the Adelaide...

India sense victory as South Africa crumble

NAGPUR: India need eight wickets to clinch the four-test series against South Africa after their spinners, led by Ravichandran Ashwin, wreaked havoc on a...

Morkel, Harmer skittle India on dicey pitch

NAGPUR: Morne Morkel and Simon Harmer bamboozled India with pace and spin on a tricky wicket but South Africa also suffered early blows in...

India eye series win as Steyn ruled out again

NAGPUR: India will start as favourites to wrap up the series after South Africa’s pace spearhead Dale Steyn was sidelined again for the third...

India, Pakistan deadlock continues on cricket series

DUBAI: The deadlock over a proposed series between arch-rivals India and Pakistan continued despite a meeting between the heads of the two boards in...

Friday Court win Desert Bulls Trophy 2015

KUWAIT: Over four weeks from Oct 9, 22 teams competed intensely in the knockout matches of the Desert Bulls Trophy 2015. After a string...

Kohli frustrated by S Africa Test wash-out

BANGALORE: Indian captain Virat Kohli was left frustrated yesterday after the rain-ravaged second Test against South Africa robbed his team of a possible series...

Woakes and Taylor inspire England’s win over Pakistan

SHARJAH: Seamer Chris Woakes grabbed four wickets while James Taylor notched an unbeaten half century to anchor England’s six-wicket win over Pakistan in the...

Departing Johnson strikes twice in drawn Perth Test

PERTH: The second test between Australia and New Zealand fizzled out in a draw yesterday but not before Mitchell Johnson gave one last reminder...

E Paper