BRUSSELS: US Energy Secretary Rick Perry urged European nations Thursday to boost their imports of American liquefied natural gas as an alternative to building new pipelines to Russia. When President Donald Trump came out swinging against the Nord Stream 2 pipeline at the NATO summit, he accused Germany of selling itself and its allies out to Russian influence. But when Perry met with European Union officials, he took a less geopolitical tack, focusing instead on the economic and technological benefits of more…
KARACHI: Fast bowler Mohammad Asif has said that pacer Wahab Riaz doesn't know how to bowl in Australia and New Zealand. Mohammad Asif, speaking in ARY News program Sports Room, criticized Wahab Riaz over his performance in New Zealand and said that he cannot bowl on the pitches in the two countries. "Wahab can only perform on Asian pitches," he said. He said that the bowlers did not know where to pitch the cherry. He went on to say that the bowlers were bowling at the wicket keeper instead of the batsmen. Asif…
LONDON: Cricket pitches need to be more bowler-friendly if the rising imbalance between bat and ball is to be addressed, Indian batting great Sachin Tendulkar has said.
NEW DELHI: Test teams are excessively exploiting 'home advantage' by preparing pitches that favour the strengths of the host nation, an International Cricket Council (ICC) panel representing various stakeholders within the sport said on Friday.