There was a magician without a wand in his hand, who did not wear a hat or had a secret magic spell. He just had a heartwarming smile on his face and was blessed to control the ball in every condition and on every stage. The magician had the superpowers of bowling off-spin and Doosra, he had the ability to rule the best in the world, the skill to bamboozle any opponent, and got the capability to even make the maestros struggle. There were highly skilled opponents in front of him, who had dominated the world in the…
LONDON: Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin will play for Worcestershire for the rest of their County Championship campaign, it was revealed Tuesday. The 30-year-old -- who took 17 wickets on the recent tour of Sri Lanka as India completed their first three-Test series sweep on foreign soil on Monday -- will replace Australian John Hastings as the county's overseas player in a coup for the second-tier side. India’s victories in series against South Africa, New Zealand, Bangladesh, England and Australia have already…
CHESTER LE-STREET, UK: Saqlain Mushtaq, the former Pakistan off-spinner, will help coach England during their upcoming home Test series against Pakistan.
CAPE TOWN: South Africa left-arm spinner Aaron Phangiso will miss the first two Twenty20 Internationals against Australia this week after his action was found to be illegal by the ICC’s testing laboratory.
DUBAI: Pakistan Tuesday named uncapped leg-spinner Yasir Shah to replace the suspended Saeed Ajmal in their preliminary 19-man squad for the two Tests against Australia starting next week in the United Arab Emirates.
HYDERABAD: Lahore Lions spinner Adnan Rasool has been reported over suspected bowling action, ARY News reports.