Sri Lanka 'right' to take stand on smog

Sri Lanka 'right' to take stand on smog

Image copyright Sky Sports Image caption Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal was one of several players to wear a face mask while fielding The Sri Lanka cricket team’s decision to temporarily halt a Test match in Delhi because of pollution was right, says a medical expert. India’s capital has had toxic air quality levels for […]

Worcestershire's Hepburn charged with rape

Worcestershire's Hepburn charged with rape

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Alex Hepburn signed a new one-year contract with the Division Two champions last month Worcestershire county cricketer Alex Hepburn has been charged with two counts of rape. It relates to an alleged incident in Worcester on 1 April, West Mercia Police said. The Australia-born all-rounder, 21, is due before […]

Thakor sentenced after exposure trial

Thakor sentenced after exposure trial

Image caption Shiv Thakor played for Derbyshire, Leicestershire and England Under-19s A professional cricketer has been placed on the sex offenders’ register for five years for exposing himself to two women on a housing estate. Shiv Thakor, 24, exposed himself through a “gap” in his jogging bottoms near Mackworth, Derbyshire, on 12 and 19 June. […]

Moeen Ali: I want people to think Muslims are not all bad

Moeen Ali: I want people to think Muslims are not all bad

As the Ashes gets underway all eyes will be on the “beard that’s feared” – Moeen Ali. The 30-year-old will be a key player for England in Australia but no matter the result he’ll still be an icon among British Asians. And the Muslim all-rounder from Birmingham says he wants to use his position to […]

Derbyshire's Thakor guilty of exposing himself

Derbyshire's Thakor guilty of exposing himself

Image caption Derbyshire County Cricket Club’s Shiv Thakor also played for Leicestershire and England under-19s A professional cricketer has been found guilty of exposing himself to two women on a housing estate. Derbyshire County Cricket Club player Shiv Thakor, 24, was arrested in July after two offences near Mackworth, Derbyshire, on 12 and 19 June. […]