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Former Australia cricketer Lorna Beal passes away

kriralok desk: Cricket Australia on Monday paid tribute to former women’s cricketer Lorna Beal, who passed away aged 96. Beal was born in Hawthorn, Melbourne in 1923 as Lorna Larter. A right-handed batter and wicket-keeper, Beal took up cricket at the age of 12 before joining the South Hawthorn Ladies Cricket Club. It was during this time that she was ...

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Morikawa wins PGA Championship for first major title

kriralok desk: Collin Morikawa made a stunning late eagle after the drive of his life to pull away from a jam-packed leaderboard and secure a two-shot victory at the PGA Championship on Sunday in only the second major start of his career. The 23-year-old American, who began the day two shots back of overnight leader Dustin Johnson, shot a bogey-free ...

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PSL Teams demand new financial model

kriralok desk: The six franchises in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) have urged the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to revise the financial and ownership model of the tournament, arguing it is causing losses to them but benefitting the PCB. The franchises made the demand in a joint letter to the PCB. The relations between them strained after PCB excluded three ...

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Man City sign Ferran Torres

kriralok desk: Manchester City have signed highly rated 20-year-old winger Ferran Torres from Valencia. Stats Perform News understands the Spain Under-21 international will cost City £21.1million (€23m), plus further add-ons. City were linked to several young wingers after Leroy Sane’s move to Bayern Munich was confirmed at the start of July, with Torres ultimately emerging from the pack to pen ...

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BCCI will ban players up to two years found guilty of age fraud.

BCCI. kriralok desk: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has adopted a Voluntary Disclosure Scheme to tackle age fraud in age group tournaments. The board has stated that it will ban players up to two years if they don’t admit to submitting falsified documents. BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said, “We are committed to providing a level-playing field ...

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Tennis is back

kriralok desk: Tennis had a rotten lockdown but now the professional tours are emerging from hibernation. The men must wait a fortnight, but in Sicily a number of leading women will, from Monday, take part in the Palermo Open, a minor clay-court event that will face scrutiny like it has never known before. Tennis must prove it can stage events ...

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Barcelona’s four survivors

kriralok desk: Barcelona’s treatment table has been well used this season. Only four first team players are yet to suffer a single injury at the Catalan club in 2019/20 – Gerard Pique, Sergio Busquets, Ivan Rakitic and Martin Braithwaite. Ousmane Dembele has missed 39 games this term – more than any other player – and has played just 491 minutes ...

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Manchester City sign Burkina Faso youngster Kabore

kriralok desk: Manchester City have signed teenage defender Issa Kabore from Belgian First Division club Mechelen Kabore, a 19-year-old Burkina Faso international, will spend next season back at Mechelen on loan, having penned a five-year contract at the Etihad Stadium. The right-back moved to Belgium from Rahimo in his homeland last August and went on to make five first-team appearances ...

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Lutfullah Stanikzai sacked as Afghanistan Cricket Board CEO

kriralok desk: Afghanistan Cricket Board chief executive Lutfullah Stanikzai has been sacked. In a letter of termination, Stanikzai was told that he was being relieved of his duties as a result of “mismanagement, unsatisfactory performance and his misbehaviour with the board managers”. Stanikzai took up the role in July last year, having previously been the board’s media manager, and had ...

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Benzema had the best season of his career

kriralok desk: French Football Federation (FFF) president Noel Le Graet praised Real Madrid star Karim Benzema for his “exceptional season”. Benzema has scored 26 goals in 47 games this season to help Madrid win LaLiga, while they are in the last 16 of the Champions League. Despite his form, Benzema last played for France in 2015 and Le Graet said ...

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