Darren Sammy

Social discrimination takes place every day

Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy opens up about racism in cricket

The ex-captain of West Indies cricket team Darren Sammy spoke about racism in cricket through a series of tweets on June 2. 

He said that black people have suffered for too long. Social discrimination takes place every day, against ÔÇ£his kindÔÇØ. However, he also urged ICC to look into the matter and requested the cricket community to speak up, about the issue.

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 01:22 AM / by Masumi Shah

You May Like

Representational photo: Cotton stored in bags.

Pakistan Likely To Import Cotton From India Due To Shortfall

Recent media reports have revealed that Pakistan may allow cotton imports from India this week as a measure to restore bilateral trade. Reportedly, Pakistan is facing a shortage of cotton, which was taken to the cognisance of PM Imran Khan. Once… read-more

TAGS: Pakistan , India, Imran Khan, Cotton Imports, Ceasefire Agreement

National level archer Mamta sells pakodas

National-Level Gold Medalist Archer Sells 'Pakodas' To Support Family

Hit by the pandemic blues, the national-level archer and gold medal winner from Dhanbad, Mamta Tuddu has resorted to selling pakodas (fritters). The eldest daughter of a retired government-employee, Mamta has been the sole earning member of her… read-more

TAGS: Dhanbad, Jharkhand, Archery, Mamta Tuddu, Ranchi, Coronavirus Pandemic

Representational Image

To Manage Ties, Sri Lankan Govt Grants Strategic Port To India, Japan

The Sri Lankan Government has planned to offer India and Japan a strategically located deep-rooted seaport. Seen as Lanka’s stance to balance the international ties with India and Japan, the decision came after Colombo almost pulled a  deal last… read-more

TAGS: Sri Lanka, Sea Port, India, Japan, International Relation, China

Representational photo: Team India, Pakistan in a match in Asia Cup.

Asia Cup To Be Postponed If India Qualifies For Test C'ship Final: PCB Chief

The Asia Cup 2021, scheduled in June, might be postponed till 2023 if India qualifies for ICC World Test Championship final, said Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ehsan Mani. Reportedly, the Asia Cup dates will clash with Test Championship final … read-more

TAGS: Cricket, Asia Cup 2021, World Test Championship, T20 Championship 2021, PCB, Ehsan Mani

Representational photo: PCA stadium, Mohali

Punjab CM Requests BCCI To Reconsider Mohali Stadium As IPL Venue

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh has urged BCCI to reconsider Mohali stadium as one of IPL venues as he was "surprised" by its exclusion from IPL 2021 list. Singh also assured of arranging all safety measures in the context of COVID-19. Currently… read-more

TAGS: Punjab, Amrinder Singh, IPL, Mohali, PCA Stadium

Yuskau Maezawa with Elon Musk

Opportunity To Join Moon Mission 2023; Completely Funded By Japanese Billionaire

The Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa has announced a contest to select eight eligible SpaceX 'Starship' passengers globally for his Dear Moon 2023 mission. Releasing a YouTube video, Maezawa shared the criteria which is to "push its envelope… read-more

TAGS: SpaceX, Starship, Lunar Mission, Dear Moon Project, Yusaku Maezawa