After a dismal show in Australia, Pakistan ODI captain Azhar Ali is all set to lose his One Day International captaincy but might take over as a Test skipper after Misbah-ul-Haq's retirement, according to sources.
Former Indian captain Mahendra Sing Dhoni had a habit of collecting stumps as souvenir till BCCI started using the LED stumps invented by Bronte EcKermann but the former skipper ensured a 'gift' that will be marked in Virat Kohli's memory for a long time.
Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin, India's two premier spinners have been rested for the three-match T20 series against England beginning January 26. In a statement released by BCCI, leg spinner Amit Mishra and Jammu and Kashmir all-rounder Parvez Rasool have been named in place of them.
Saina Nehwal clinched her first Masters title since her career threatening knee injury as she defeated Thailand teenager Pornpawee Chochuwong 22-20, 22-20 in a thrilling Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament final in in Sarawak on Sunday.