Coronavirus may take spit, sweaty towels, handshakes out of sports

General Apr 6, 2020

Coronavirus may take spit, sweaty towels, handshakes out of sports

As the coronavirus brings the international sports calendar to a grinding halt, there are some long-standing habits which could change forever once competition resumes. Saliva to take the shine off swing bowling has been a reliable friend to fast bowlers throughout the history of cricket. But ...

India's Irfan Pathan announces retirement from cricket

More Sports / Cricket Jan 4, 2020

India's Irfan Pathan announces retirement from cricket

Indian all-rounder Irfan Pathan announced his retirement from all forms of the game on Saturday, bringing the curtain down on an illustrious career that included a World Twenty20 triumph. The 35-year-old left-arm seamer played 29 tests, 120 one dayers and 24 T20Is for India, picking ...