Did FIFA accidentally confirm a world cup bribery scandal?
Confirmation of one of the worst scandals in soccer history appears to be sitting in plain sight, published last week on the website of FIFA, the sport’s global governing body.
“We are not seeing the same world class players that we played against say between 1992 to 2007. T20 cricket has changed the game. There is no depth in bowling, batting or fielding. It is all basic now,” said Abdul Razzaq
@SDhawan25 burst into the scene in the Under-19 World Cup in 2003-04, where he was the Player of the Tournament, scoring 505 runs at 84.16 with 3 centuries. It's his birthday today.
"When he plays from the left he is really dangerous and I knew that and gave the players the best information about it. His first goal is a typical Rashford goal coming on the inside. Our boys knew that clearly," Jose Mourinho said.
TNPL franchises remain intact, but co-owners of Tuti Patriots expelled
No franchise has been suspended. The TNCA, however, has expelled two co-owners of a franchise, acting on internal inquiry committee recommendations, reports, @shamik100
Kieron Pollard-led West Indies: From out in the cold to back in cauldron
Old guards Pollard, Simmons and Ramdin — once resigned to the inevitability of not representing West Indies — return for India tour
Virat Kohli replaces Steve Smith as top batsman in ICC Test Rankings
Among other Indians, Cheteshwar Pujara is the next best-ranked batsman after Kohli at the fourth spot, while Ajinkya Rahane has slipped to the sixth position.