South Africa squad clears COVID tests upon arriving in Pakistan

The players and officials will undergo another round of COVID-19 tests in two days time. The entire South Africa cricket team has cleared the COVID-19 tests, allowing the tourists to take part in their first outdoor practice session in Karachi on Sunday. The South African squad, which includes 21 players, underwent their first COVID-19 tests … Read more South Africa squad clears COVID tests upon arriving in Pakistan

South Africa confirms first tour to Pakistan in 14 years

JOHANNESBURG: The South African men’s cricket team will travel to Pakistan in January-February next year for two Tests and three T20Is, Cricket South Africa confirmed on Wednesday. The last time the two teams met in Pakistan was in 2007 when South Africa beat the hosts 1-0 in a two-match Test series. The Proteas are scheduled … Read more South Africa confirms first tour to Pakistan in 14 years

India in Australia | A storied rivalry looks to add more engrossing chapters

Friday’s ODI will mark India’s return to international cricket after eight months; will face a hungry Australia desperate for revenge after the 2018-19 loss Down Under In a year that witnessed a virus forcing mankind to be static, it is time for Indian cricket to get back on the rails. The southern hemisphere beckons and … Read more India in Australia | A storied rivalry looks to add more engrossing chapters

Coronavirus | Pakistan, Zimbabwe squads get all clear after testing

Teams to start training today. All 107 COVID-19 tests conducted on Zimbabwe and Pakistan players, support staff and match officials have returned negative ahead of the limited-overs series starting later this week, the Pakistan Cricket Board said on Tuesday. The tests were conducted on Monday as part of the PCB’s COVID-19 protocols for the bilateral … Read more Coronavirus | Pakistan, Zimbabwe squads get all clear after testing

Ruturaj Gaikwad to undergo 2 more COVID tests; 11 others back in CSK bio-bubble after testing negative

The batsman is likely to be available for selection only after a week, which means he might have to sit out of at least the tournament-opener on September 19 against Mumbai Indians and a few more matches after that Young Chennai Super Kings batsman Ruturaj Gaikwad, who tested positive for COVID-19 last month, will undergo … Read more Ruturaj Gaikwad to undergo 2 more COVID tests; 11 others back in CSK bio-bubble after testing negative

With record tests, COVID-19 cases continue upward trend in Capital

2,737 cases reported in past 24 hours; it isn’t a second wave of infection, says Jain With a record number of tests being done, Delhi witnessed the highest number of new COVID-19 cases in more than two months with 2,737 cases being reported in the past 24 hours, according to a health bulletin released by … Read more With record tests, COVID-19 cases continue upward trend in Capital

‘Forever grateful’, says Virat Kohli on completing 12 years of international cricket | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: As Virat Kohli completed 12 years in international cricket, the Indian skipper on Tuesday shared a post depicting different moments from his glittering career. Kohli made his international debut on August 18, 2008, against Sri Lanka. In his first game, the right-handed batsman scored just 12 runs after opening the batting for the … Read more ‘Forever grateful’, says Virat Kohli on completing 12 years of international cricket | Cricket News – Times of India

COVID-positive sub-inspectorcremated 8 days after death

Eight days after his death, the body of a Delhi police sub-inspector whose post-mortem tests confirmed COVID-19 infection was cremated by his family on Thursday. The family alleged that the policeman waited for hours outside a super speciality hospital before being admitted. He died within an hour. Sub-inspector Ramlal Borghare, a resident of Kirari, was … Read more COVID-positive sub-inspectorcremated 8 days after death