MUMBAI - India's veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh and his actress-wife Geeta Basra have been blessed with their first child, a baby girl. The baby was born in London on Wednesday. The cricketer and actress got married in October last year. India's cricket team head coach and leg-spin legend Anil Kumble congratulated Harbhajan and Geeta. “Congratulations @harbhajan_singh and @Geeta_Basra on the new addition to the family!
NEW DELHI- No minister or government official can be an office-bearer of the national cricketing body, the Supreme Court said on Jul 18 in a major setback to the BCCI while it also accepted the Lodha Committee recommendation of one state-one vote for representation at the BCCI. Rejecting the contention that the exclusion of ministers — both at the central and state levels — from being the office bearers of the Board of Control...
MUMBAI - Senior Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) official and Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla said on Monday that the board respects the Supreme Court's verdict on sweeping reforms and will look into implementing the Lodha panel recommendations. The apex court on Monday accepted the major recommendations of the Lodha Committee on reforms in BCCI including a bar on ministers and...
LONDON - India’s tennis star Sania Mirza stormed into the women’s doubles quarter-finals of the Wimbledon tennis tournament while Rohan Bopanna was knocked out in the men’s doubles third round here on Monday. The top seeded Sania and her partner Switzerland’s Martina Hingis outclassed United States’ Christina McHale and Latvian Jelena Ostapenko 6-1, 6-0 in just 46 minutes in the third round played at court 17...