'Hard work and a load of fun' – Moores on Nottinghamshire's success

Drinking to success: Peter Moores enjoys Nottinghamshire’s success alongside Andy Pick © Getty Images Two years after his second exit as England coach, Peter Moores is once again flourishing in the domestic arena as his county Nottinghamshire secured the limited-overs double of T20 and 50-over success, with the Division Two County Championship title likely to make it a treble over the next few weeks. Whatever the limitations that led to…

September 3, 2017
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Germany clinch thriller; Jersey, Italy cruise to wins

Dharmang Patel’s 93 off 79 balls propelled Qatar to a commanding total © Getty Images Germany marked their return to WCL Division Five for the first time in nine years with a nail-biting one-wicket win over Ghana. Chasing a target of 159 to win, Germany were 10 runs away from victory with four wickets in hand when Obed Agbomadzie took his third wicket of the day in the 37th over…

September 3, 2017
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Why the players box is a US Open hot spot

10:49 AM ET NEW YORK — On a star-studded summer night in 2014, Michael Jordan sat in Of all the ways to get to a major sporting event, there’s nothing like taking the subway to the US Open. From Manhattan to Queens, the world unfolds, as diverse and urban as you could imagine. It’s quirky and different, and it’s only temporary. Still, Louis Armstrong stadium has a unique feel. Get…

September 3, 2017
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11-Year-Old Gang-Raped As Mother And Brother Were Held At Gunpoint

Bhopal: An 11-year old girl was allegedly gang-raped at gunpoint at her home in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior in front of her mother and teenage brother, police said today. According to police, three men have been arrested in connection with the incident that took place in the wee hours of Wednesday. “The girl was at home with her mother and brother when three men stormed into their house around 1 am…

September 3, 2017
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In Gwalior, Girl Gang-Raped At Gunpoint In Front Of Mother, Brother

Bhopal: An 11-year old girl was allegedly gang-raped at gunpoint at her residence in Gwalior in front of her mother and teenage brother, police said today. According to police, three men have been arrested in connection with the incident that took place in the wee hours of Wednesday. “The girl was at home with her mother and brother when three men stormed into their house around 1 am on Wednesday….

September 3, 2017
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Sources: Skins' Cravens, 22, pondered retiring

11:17 AM ET Washington Redskins safety Su’a Cravens told some within the organization this weekend that he is planning to retire, but a meeting with the team’s coaches and executives has changed his mind for now, according to league sources. Cravens, 22, who was nursing a knee injury, now is expected to miss the start of the season as Washington helps him address his issues. Cravens is one of the…

September 3, 2017
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Bad light cuts short West Indies' bowling stint

Leicestershire 70 for 1 (Dearden 42*) drew with West Indians 377 for 7 dec (Hetmyer 128*, Dowrich 108*, Powell 82) Miguel Cummins delivered a fiery spell © Sarah Ansell / Stringer Bad light meant only 12.1 overs were possible on the second day between Leicestershire and the West Indies at Grace Road. Even so, there was time for Harry Dearden and Sam Evans to compile a half-century opening partnership for…

September 3, 2017
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'No way we will play safe cricket' – Mushfiqur

Mushfiqur Rahim is wary of an Australian backlash © Getty Images Bangladesh’s captain Mushfiqur Rahim has insisted that his side will continue to play aggressive cricket in a bid to secure their first series win over Australia. “There is no way we will play safe cricket,” Mushfiqur said. “We always play to win against every side. We could have played for a draw against England, by using a flat surface,…

September 3, 2017
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Elbow injury rules McCullum out of CPL

Brendon McCullum retired hurt after copping a painful blow on his arm © Ashley Allen – CPL T20 / Getty Brendon McCullum has been ruled out of the remainder of the Caribbean Premier League because of an elbow injury. McCullum was batting on 26 during Trinbago Knight Riders’ chase when he was struck on the left arm by Barbados Tridents’ pacer Wayne Parnell, forcing him to retire hurt. “CPL over…

September 3, 2017
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Cabinet Rejig: NDA Is Almost Dead, Says Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut

Mumbai: As the Narendra Modi government went in for a cabinet reshuffle, Shiv Sena Lawmaker Sanjay Raut said today that the National Democratic Alliance or NDA is “almost dead”. The Rajya Sabha member also added that the BJP remembers the party only when it needs some support. Though a long-time ally of the BJP, Sena has often been at loggerheads with the senior partner. Its lone member in the Union…

September 3, 2017
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