India becomes world’s number 1 Test team replacing Pakistan

India becomes world’s number 1 Test team replacing Pakistan

Kolkata, October 3 (ESPNcricinfo): At the historic Eden Gardens, in front of 12,068 people, India became the No. 1 team in the world with a 178-run victory over New Zealand and captured their fourth series trophy on the trot. It isn't groundbreaking for a team to dominate in their own conditions. And granted, the heat and the pitches left New...

Sri Lankan cricket fast bowler arrested over fatal accident

Sri Lankan cricket fast bowler arrested over fatal accident

Sept 19 (NIA) - Sri Lankan cricket fast bowler, Nuwan Kulasekara was arrested by police on Monday over an accident involving his vehicle. Kulasekara was arrested for running over a motorcyclist at the Ranmuthugala area in Kadawatha on the Kandy-Colombo main road on Monday afternoon. The motorcyclist had succumbed to his injuries. Earlier in June 2016, Kulasekara announced retirement from...

Rio Paralympics 2016: Iranian Para-cyclist dies following crash

Rio Paralympics 2016: Iranian Para-cyclist dies following crash

Sept 18 - An Iranian Para-cyclist has died after a crash during the men's C4-5 road race at the Rio Paralympics. The International Paralympic Committee said Bahman Golbarnezhad, 48, suffered cardiac arrest after the incident on a "mountainous stretch" of circuit. "The ambulance then diverted to the nearby Unimed Rio Hospital in Barra where he passed away soon after arrival,"...

Sri Lanka wins first medal at Paralympics 2016

Sri Lanka wins first medal at Paralympics 2016

Sept 14 (NIA) - Sri Lankan athlete, Dinesh Priyantha won the bronze medal in Men's Javelin Throw event at the Rio Paralympics 2016, winning the first medal for Sri Lanka in the Rio games. Priyantha cleared a distance of 58.23 metres, recording his personal best, on Tuesday (13). He finished behind India's Devendra and China's Chunliang Guo. Devendra won the gold...

Winner or loser, an Olympian is equally likely to end up in clinical depression

Winner or loser, an Olympian is equally likely to end up in clinical depression

John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro/The Atlantic Despite their varying degrees of success, many Olympians will have the same surprise waiting for them back home: a feeling that life suddenly seems ordinary. This emotional drop, in its most acute form, might be called post-Olympic depression—or, to borrow a phrase from the sports psychologist Scott Goldman, the director of the Performance Psychology...

Three Pakistani terrorists who had attacked the Sri Lankan cricket team on March 3, 2009 killed in an encounter on Saturday

Three Pakistani terrorists who had attacked the Sri Lankan cricket team on March 3, 2009 killed in an encounter on Saturday

Lahore, August 28 (Dawn): Four accused terrorists ─ three of whom had been charged with involvement in the attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team on March 3,2009 in Lahore ─ were killed Saturday night, Punjab's Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) said in a statement early Sunday. "On Aug 27 at about 11pm, a CTD team was taking accused terrorists involved in...

Goodbye ‘Dilscoop’, Dilshan to retire after Australia series

Goodbye ‘Dilscoop’, Dilshan to retire after Australia series

Aug 25 - Sri Lanka's Tillakaratne Dilshan will quit international cricket after the ongoing limited overs series against Australia, the swashbuckling opener announced on Thursday. "I have decided to retire from the ODIs after the third match in Dambulla (on Sunday) and will play the two Twenty20s and then retire completely," Dilshan told local media. After the conclusion of the...

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