Rashid's five-wicket haul dismantles Zimbabwe

3:00 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Afghanistan 158 for 4 (Rahmat 56, Jamal 51, Chatara 2-18) beat Zimbabwe 154 ( Ervine 39, Rashid 5-24, Mujeeb 3-45) by six wicketsScorecard and ball-by-ball details Rashid Khan lets rip with an appeal AFP Rashid Khan claimed 5 for 24 – his third five-wicket haul in ODI cricket – to dismantle Zimbabwe for 154 in 34.3 overs and usher Afghanistan to a 2-1 lead in…

February 13, 2018
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Notre Dame critical of NCAA after appeal denied

February 13, 2018

12:38 PM ET ESPN News Services The NCAA has denied Notre Dame’s appeal of a decision to vacate 21 victories because of academic misconduct, including all 12 wins from the school’s 2012 national championship game run. In a letter to Notre Dame alumni, University President Fr. John Jenkins criticized the decision, saying the penalty was unprecedented considering who was involved in the misconduct, and the school was being punished for…

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PadMan box office collection day 5: Akshay Kumar starrer stares at tough road ahead

February 13, 2018

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 13, 2018 10:52 pm PadMan box office collection day 5: The Akshay Kumar starrer has begun its weekday on a weak note. It seems like Akshay Kumar has found his niche. After raising awareness on cleanliness with Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Akshay has yet again hit the right spot with his recent release PadMan, which tackles taboo surrounding menstruation and…

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JNU Students Fined Rs 10,000 Each For Protesting Outside Admin Block

February 13, 2018

New Delhi: Members of the JNU student’s union central panel have been slapped fines of Rs 10,000 each for “protesting” outside the administration block against the compulsory attendance move by the university. Circulars issued by Chief Proctor Kaushal Kumar today asked the JNUSU president, vice president, general secretary and joint secretary to pay fines in 10 days. “In a proctorial enquiry you have been found guilty of leading a protest…

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Namibia relegate Kenya, set up semi-final against UAE

3:00 AM ET Namibia 111 for 2 ( Baard 37 retired hurt, Davin 22) beat Kenya 110 ( Gondaria 60, Scholtz 4-15, Burger 3-17) by eight wicketsScorecard Bernard Scholtz accepts the Man of the Match award from ICC Associate board representative Francois Erasmus Peter Della Penna Kenya’s fiery start was put on ice by the spin duo of Bernard Scholtz and Petrus Burger as Namibia secured an eight-wicket win before…

February 13, 2018
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Mithali Raj, Anuja Patil lead India to 1-0 with seven-wicket win

3:00 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff India women 168 for 3 (Raj 54*, Krishnamurthy 37*, Rodriques 37) beat South Africa women 164 for 4 (van Niekerk 38, Patil 2-23) by seven wickets Mithali Raj drove the innings through the latter overs Getty Images Mithali Raj made an unbeaten 54 – her third successive fifty in T20Is – to marshal India’s chase of 165 and put them 1-0 up in the five-match…

February 13, 2018
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Smartt replaces injured Selman for New Zealand tour

February 13, 2018

10:09 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff West Indies women have picked seamer Tremayne Smartt as a like-for-like replacement for the injured Shakera Selman, for the upcoming limited-overs tour of New Zealand. Smartt hasn’t played international cricket since West Indies’ tour of India in 2016. Her inclusion is the only change from the squad that had been named for the home series against Sri Lanka. Cricket West Indies (CWI) chairman Courtney Browne…

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American luger Sweeney crashes in final run

February 13, 2018

9:05 AM ET Associated Press PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — American luger Emily Sweeney avoided serious injury in a frightening crash that knocked her out of the Pyeongchang Olympics on Tuesday during the final heat of the competition. The diagnosis was that Sweeney had only some bumps and bruises. “I’m OK,” Sweeney said. Sweeney lost control around Curve 9, the track’s most treacherous spot, and then began careening all over the…

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