Delhi Dynamos want to identify, nurture and train talent. Under the new programme, the Indian Super League (ISL) club will organise training camps and inter-school tournaments and create opportunities for the young enthusiasts.
The withdrawal of the defending champion, Rafael Nadal, bumped Roger Federer up to the second seed and guaranteed that he would not have to face No. 1 Novak Djokovic until the final, should they both make it.
The Ice Bucket Challenge is an attempt to raise awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, where challengers must dump a bucket of ice cold water over their heads. But if they can't brave the chill, the 'task' can be completed by donating 100 dollars to the ALS Association.
The star players taking part in the 2014 Champions League Twenty20 competition include MS Dhoni, Brendon McCullum, Suresh Raina, Glenn Maxwell, Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo, Jacques Kallis, Daniel Vettori, JP Duminy, Hashim Amla, Tillekaratne Dilshan, George Bailey and Lasith Malinga.
Gujarat State Amateur Boxing Association (GSABA) has been opposing Boxing India, which is a consortium of corporates and administrators recognised by the International Boxing Association to provisionally run the sport in the country.
Mumbai Indians pacer Zaheer Khan had sustained a tendon injury in his bowling arm during the Indian Premier League earlier this year and he is unlikely to play in the Champions League Twenty20 after failing to recover fully.
Kieron Pollard's unbeaten 89 helped the West Indies script a three-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the first One-day International Wednesday, but the star all-rounder wants to contribute a lot more in winning causes.