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West Indies to play T20I vs World XI at Lord's

West Indies to play T20I vs World XI at Lord's

West Indies will take on Rest of the World XI in a T20 match at Lord's on May 31 to raise funds for Caribbean cricket grounds. The cricket grounds in Dominica and Anguilla, which were badly damaged by the quick succession of Hurricanes in September 2017. The game will have an international status and will be broadcast live.
Former Pak cricketer's son commits suicide over non selection

Former Pak cricketer's son commits suicide over non selection

Mohammad Zaryab, son of ex-Pakistani cricketer Aamer Hanif, committed suicide by hanging himself over "non-selection' in an U-19 cricket team". According to Zaryab's family, he was upset after he was declared 'too old' to be selected for the U-19s. In January, Zaryab had represented Karachi in an U-19 tournament in Lahore, from where he was "sent home over an injury".
83-year-old married man ties knot 'for a son' in Rajasthan

83-year-old married man ties knot 'for a son' in Rajasthan

83-year-old Sukram Bairava on Monday tied the knot with 30-year-old woman at Karauli in Rajasthan. Sukram, who is already married, tied the knot for second time on the permission of his first wife to get a son. Sukram has 2 daughters from his first wife and the couple needs a son to look after their ancestral property.  
Hour of reckoning for Montella

Hour of reckoning for Montella

When Manchester United face Sevillain the round-of-16 knockout fixture, Vincenzo Montella will be in the home dugout with the jury still out on the former Italy striker. At Sevilla, Montella had been assigned a specific task -- that of sticking with the club's attacking brand of football.