Wasim Akram pays ‘White flag’ tribute to doctors fighting coronavirus in Pakistan

Acknowledging the efforts of the doctors, nurses and other medical staff, who are fighting against Covid-19, Wasim Akram saluted the front-line fighters on Friday. Legendary Pakistan pacer Wasim Akram with his wife and daughter. (@wasimakramlive) HIGHLIGHTS Big salute to all the heroic Doctors, Nurses, Paramedics and medical staff: Wasim Akram More than 1,300 positive cases […]

Two Olympic champions amongst 4 Russians accused of doping

Four Russian athletes, including two former Olympic champions, have been charged with doping based on evidence from the bombshell McLaren report, the Athletics Integrity Unit (IAU) said Friday. Andrey Silnov, the 2008 Olympic high jump champion, and 2012 Olympic 400m hurdle champion Natalia Antyukh will have to face a decision from the Court of […]

Dane Piedt ends South Africa career to play for USA

South African Test off-spinner Dane Piedt intends to meet the qualifying criteria to play for the USA national team and hopes to feature at the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) flagship event. Dane Piedt featured in nine Test matches for South Africa and took 26 wickets. (Reuters Photo) HIGHLIGHTS Dane Piedt has ended his association with […]

Former La Liga Winger Dons White Coat To Take On Coronavirus

“I really was packing my bags to go back when things got complicated,” Dovale told AFP. Travel restrictions trapped Dovale in his native La Coruna in the Atlantic coast region of Galicia, where he started his football career with nearby Celta Vigo. Although Dovale also completed his university studies in pharmacy four years ago, he […]

Legal row as A-League club sidelines players after shutdown

Australia’s footballers’ union Saturday threatened legal action against A-League club Perth Glory after players were stood down without pay as the coronavirus shutdown takes its toll. Despite holding out to be one of the last competitions in the world still going, the plug was finally pulled on the 11-team domestic soccer league this week. […]