Arsalan Khawaja: Australia cricket star's brother 'framed' terror suspect

Arsalan Khawaja: Australia cricket star's brother 'framed' terror suspect

Image copyright Michael Dodge/Getty Images Image caption Usman Khawaja (right of centre) is pictured here with his brother Arsalan (left of centre) and other family members The brother of Australian cricket star Usman Khawaja has been arrested for allegedly framing another man over a fake terror plot. Police in Australia have charged Arsalan Khawaja, 39, […]

Virat Kohli causes uproar with 'leave India' comment

Virat Kohli causes uproar with 'leave India' comment

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Kohli’s remarks have sparked outrage on social media India cricket captain Virat Kohli is embroiled in controversy after lashing out at a cricket fan who said he preferred English and Australian batsmen to Indian players. “I don’t think you should live in India, go and live somewhere else,” Kohli told […]

Ball-tampering review finds Cricket Australia 'arrogant and controlling'

Ball-tampering review finds Cricket Australia 'arrogant and controlling'

Image copyright EPA Image caption Steve Smith and David Warner are currently serving suspensions A scathing review into Australian cricket has condemned a “winning without counting the costs” culture that left players in a “gilded bubble”. The independent report was commissioned by Cricket Australia (CA) after a ball-tampering scandal rocked the Test team in South […]

How Anderson became the world's best – and is he getting better?

How Anderson became the world's best – and is he getting better?

James Anderson has played 143 Tests, a record for a pace bowler England’s James Anderson is now the most successful pace bowler in Test history. Fifteen years on from his Test debut, Anderson’s five wickets against India at The Oval took him past Australia great Glenn McGrath and on to 564 wickets. So how has […]

Cricket legend Imran Khan confirmed as Pakistan PM

Cricket legend Imran Khan confirmed as Pakistan PM

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFive things to know about Imran Khan Former cricket star Imran Khan has been elected prime minister of Pakistan in a vote at the country’s National Assembly. His PTI party won the most seats in July’s elections – setting up Mr Khan to become PM with the […]

England's Stokes not guilty of affray

England's Stokes not guilty of affray

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Ben Stokes’ defence barrister told the jury he had acted “to defend himself or in defence of another” England cricketer Ben Stokes has been found not guilty of affray after a fight near a Bristol nightclub. The Durham all-rounder, 27, denied the charge following the fracas between a group […]

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