Fans protest in Dhaka against the ban imposed by the ICC on Shakib Al Hasan on Wednesday. Reuters
Ban came after Shakib accepted three charges of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code.
A two-year ban was imposed on Bangladesh captain and star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan on Tuesday from all cricket activities, with one year suspended, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced.
There can be yet another chance for the cricket lovers to rejoice as Asia Cup is likely to be moved to the UAE, according to reports swirling in the corridors of the sports fraternity. Asia Cup, which was supposed to be held in Sri Lanka from Aug.27-Sept.15, can be moved to either the UAE or Bangladesh,
Reigning Australian Open champion Aryna Sabalenka suffered a shocking defeat in the second round against Donna Vekic, while top seed Iga Swiatek wasted no time finding her rhythm to dispatch former US Open champion Sloane Stephens at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships
With a record number of participants, the Karate 1 Youth League Fujairah will kick off on Feb.22. A total of 2024 athletes representing 78 countries will be competing in this action-packed weekend event, concluding on Feb.25.
The couple had been very secretive about Anushka’s second pregnancy. However, a video had been doing the rounds, which had raised speculation. In the clip, the actress could be seen walking with a baby bump in a black dress with her cricketer husband.
The sixth edition of the UAE Cycling Tour, the only global race in the Middle East, began on Monday on the agenda of the International Cycling Federation, and organised by the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, with the participation of the world’s elite riders...