Liverpool boss Juergen Klopp wins LMA Manager of the Year award

Shared News: July 28, 2020 9:04:48 am Klopp’s Liverpool side won the Premier League title with seven games to spare and they finished the season 18 points clear at the top of the table. (AP) Liverpool boss Juergen Klopp was named League Managers’ Association (LMA) manager of the year on Monday after guiding the Merseyside […]

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European finals to domestic frailty: How London clubs faltered in the 2019/20 season

Both Jose Mourinho and Frank Lampard are in their first season in-charge of their clubs. (Source: Reuters) In June last year, the city of London had its influence stretching from Madrid in Spain to Baku in Azerbaijan. The capital city of the United Kingdom had three European finalists: Tottenham Hotspur in the UEFA Champions League, […]

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Former skipper of physically challenged India cricket team applies for peon’s job

Shared News: July 28, 2020 12:46:11 pm Dinesh’s elder brothers have looked after him and his family till now but he says that time is running out and that is why he is desperate to get the NADA job. (Twitter) Dinesh Sain has worn the India blue on a cricket field and even led the […]

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IPL 2020: How the UAE will save BCCI millions of dollars

Shared News: July 28, 2020 7:53:49 am CB Skipper Virat Kohli with team mates acknowledges the crowd after team’s victory during the Indian Premier League 2019 (IPL T20) cricket match between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. (PTI Photo/File) The T20 World Cup postponement has opened a window […]

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PCA finalises list of 30 cricketers to be offered central contracts for domestic season

Shared News: Updated: July 28, 2020 7:50:14 am Punjab team after the end of their campaign of Ranji Trophy in 2019-2020 season at Patiala earlier this year. PCA has finalised a list of 30 players to be offered contracts starting 2020-2021 season. Eight months after the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) decided to offer central contracts […]

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Disallow run if non-striker backs up before ball release: Ashwin on ICC’s new no-ball rule

Shared News: July 28, 2020 12:54:47 pm Jos Buttler was run out by R Ashwin in a controversial manner. (Source: IPL) Senior India spinner R Ashwin, who has been involved in multiple instances of ‘Mankading’, revived the debate on the issue after the ICC said that front-foot no-balls will be monitored by the third umpire. […]

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Premier League final day: Manchester United 3rd, Chelsea 4th

Shared News: July 27, 2020 1:57:03 pm Manchester United’s Jesse Lingard celebrates scoring their second goal with teammates on Sunday night. (AP) Think of the greatest Premier League final matchday and Martin Tyler screaming Sergio Aguero’s name in 2011-12 comes to mind. The Argentine scored and won the Premier League for Manchester City with probably […]

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European finals to domestic frailty: How London clubs faltered in the 2019/20 season

Shared News: July 27, 2020 1:56:55 pm Both Jose Mourinho and Frank Lampard are in their first season in-charge of their clubs. (Source: Reuters) In June last year, the city of London had its influence stretching from Madrid in Spain to Baku in Azerbaijan. The capital city of the United Kingdom had three European finalists: […]

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Broadway at Manchester: England in driver’s seat

Shared News: July 27, 2020 9:09:45 am England’s Stuart Broad celebrates the dismissal of West Indies’ K Brathwaite (AP Photo) “Whoever’s plan it was to drop Stuart Broad the person must be sent to quarantine for 14 days as a punishment,” was the popular joke on the internet after the Englishman picked 6/31 against West […]

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ICC launches ‘Super League’ to determine who qualifies for World Cup 2023 in India

Shared News: July 27, 2020 12:13:22 pm England’s captain Eoin Morgan after winning the Cricket World Cup final in 2019.(Source: AP) The International Cricket Council (ICC) have launched a 50-over World Cup Super League to determine qualification for the 2023 World Cup, that is set to take place in India. The tournament is set to […]

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