An anonymous email popped up in the inbox of the Pakistan Cricket Board's official account August 16 stating that the Indian team - which is currently in the middle of the tour of West Indies - is under threat of an imminent attack. The BCCI confirmed that it contained a threat to "kill Indian cricketers".
It wasn't too long ago when there were talks that R Ashwin would shape up as the bowler who would challenge Anil Kumble's tally of 619 Test wickets. Even he believed it, saying that's a mark he "would be happy to fall short of" if he goes that far, but things haven't quite gone to script for the Chennai offie in the last one year.
After making his international debut in an ODI against Sri Lanka in 2008, Kohli completed 11 extremely successful years in international cricket on Sunday and said "couldn't have dreamt of the blessings god has showered me with".
Ben Stokes's century helped England to 258/5 declared, which set Australia a target of 267. But Marnus Labuschagne, replacing Steve Smith as Test cricket's first substitute, made 59 and Travis Head an unbeaten 42 to lead the Australians to safety.
The 2017 US Open finalist bagged her fifth career title with a 7-5, 7-6 victory. It was her second title this season after a win in Charleston in April and will help her return to the top 10 in the world rankings with the US Open a week away.
India's tennis federation will look to convince world body ITF into changing the venue of their Davis Cup tie against Pakistan in Islamabad with team captain Mahesh Bhupathi likely to play a key role in the tele-consultation on Monday.
In Afghanistan’s protracted war, weddings have provided a rare respite from the violence. On Saturday, a bomber took away even that.
After days of violence and warnings from the Chinese government, organizers estimated at least 1.7 million people had turned out, making it the second- largest march of the protests.
Violence against women is driving an exodus of migrants from Central America, but the Trump administration is determined to deny them asylum.
Four million people in one state are at risk of being denied citizenship in a government campaign critics say is driven by a Hindu nationalist agenda.
With women far outnumbered by men in China, some Chinese men are importing wives from neighboring countries, and using force to do so.