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Gayle to consult German specialist on back problem

Gayle to consult German specialist on back problemMumbai, May 28 : West Indies batsman Chris Gayle is expected to consult a specialist in Germany about a troublesome back problem, as he races to be fit ahead of his 100th Test in his hometown Jamaica next month.  Read more »

Rookie off-spinner Craig backing himself against Gayle

Rookie off-spinner Craig backing himself against GayleChristchurch (New Zealand), May 23 - Rookie off-spinner Mark Craig said he was not intimidated by the prospect of bowling at aggressive West Indies opener Chris Gayle in the upcoming series.  Read more »

IPL stars missing from West Indies training camp

IPL stars missing from West Indies training campBridgetown (Barbados), May 23 - West Indies opened a training camp here Friday in preparation for the New Zealand Test series but will be without three of their Indian Premier League (IPL) stars.  Read more »

Gayle dances Gangnam Style as Windies down Oz by six wickets in World T20

Chris GayleSydney, Mar 29 - West Indies has overpowered a beleaguered Australian side in their World Twenty20 match on Friday at Dhaka by six wickets, boosted by a Chris Gayle launch pad combined with a late-hitting frenzy by captain Darren Sammy and Dwayne Bravo .  Read more »

Gayle will explode, warns Smith

Dwayne-SmithDhaka, March 26 : Opening batsman Dwayne Smith is backing Chris Gayle to explode as West Indies continues its campaign to defend its title in a tough group of the World T20 tournament.  Read more »

'Cocky' Gayle helped Sohag Gazi etch name on Test records!

Chris-Gayle1Sydney, Mar 20 : West Indian batting star Chris Gayle has reportedly poked fun at young Bangladeshi all-rounder Sohag Gazi, first asking who Gazi is and then saying that he made the player famous.  Read more »

Sad the way Pietersen was treated: Gayle

Sad the way Pietersen was treated: GayleBridgetown (Barbados), March 9 - West Indies batting star Chris Gayle has been saddened by the manner in which Kevin Pietersen was treated by England's cricket authorities.  Read more »

Windies face tough T20 title defence, says Gayle

Chris-GayleBridgetown (Barbados), March 8 : Explosive opener Chris Gayle believes the West Indies have a realistic shot at defending their World Twenty20 title but admits the regional side will face a tough challenge.  Read more »

Windies star Gayle slams 'disrespectful' ECB for sacking 'buddy' Kevin Pietersen

Chris GayleLondon, Mar. 08 - West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has reportedly slammed the 'disrespectful' English Cricket Board ( ECB) over sacking of his buddy Kevin Pietersen from the England team.  Read more »

Dwayne Smith to replace injured Gayle for ODIs

Dwayne Smith to replace injured Gayle for ODIsKingston (Jamaica), Feb 23 - Barbados opening batsman Dwayne Smith will replace an injured Chris Gayle for the upcoming One-Day Internationals (ODI) against Ireland and England, the West  Read more »

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FA chairman Dyke compares FIFA boss Blatter to Korean dictator Kim Jong-un

Greg-DykeLondon, July 23 : The Football Association (FA) chairman Greg Dyke has said that FIFA boss Sepp Blatter reminds him of something out of North Korea at times and compared the world football governing body's chairman to Korean dictator Kim Jong-un.  Read more »

Pakistan to play two football matches against India next month

Pakistan to play two football matches against India next monthKarachi, July 23 - Footballers from Pakistan and India will face each other in a two-match series next month in India.

According to the Express Tribune, the matches will be played on August 16 and August 21.  Read more »

Williamson suspended from bowling in international cricket

Kane-WilliamsonDubai, July 23 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) today confirmed that an independent analysis has found the bowling action of New Zealand off-spinner Kane Williamson to be illegal and, as such,  Read more »

Moores gives senior England players 'kick up the backside', asks them to deliver

Peter-MooresLondon, July 23 - England cricket team coach Peter Moores has given his senior players a verbal 'kick' up their 'backside' and told them that it is time to deliver.  Read more »

Hamilton denies employing 'mind games' against Rosberg in race for F1 title

Lewis-HamiltonLondon, July 18 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has said that he is not trying to employ mind games against his teammate Nico Rosberg as both battle for the Formula One championship.  Read more »

Red Bull F1 reserve Felix da Costa to race in Formula E

Antonio-Felix-da-CostaLeicestershire, UK: Amlin Aguri have announced that Red Bull Racing Formula 1 reserve driver, Antonio Felix da Costa, will join the team for the inaugural all-electric FIA Formula E Championship beginning in September.  Read more »