List of channels using Biss encryption on Nilesat 201 & Eutelsat 7 West A at 7.0°W

Following information have received regarding the Biss encryption used on the satellite Nilesat 201 & Eutelsat 7 West A at 7.0°W Frequency Polarity Symbole Rate Channel Name 11680 Horizontal 27500 ENTV ENTV Public Establishment of Television, abbreviated as EPTV, is a state-owned company that manages the activity of television in Algeria, going from production to … Read more

Chris Wood reveals 11-year battle with gambling addiction

Chris Wood, the Hampshire left-arm seamer, has revealed an 11-year fight against gambling addiction.Wood, who has won four white-ball trophies with Hampshire since making his first-team debut in 2010, has not placed a bet since December 2018 after a long battle against addiction. He has regularly suffered from long-term injuries, which he believes contributed significantly … Read more

You are a snake, deceitful – Chris Gayle blames Ramnaresh Sarwan for Jamaica Tallawahs ouster

Chris Gayle has singled out former West Indies team-mate Ramnaresh Sarwan for playing a “big part” in Jamaica Tallawahs releasing him from their Caribbean Premier League set-up recently. In an outburst, released in a personal video on YouTube on Monday, Gayle also blamed Tallawahs’ chief executive officer Jeff Miller and owner Krish Persaud for “playing … Read more

Cricket Australia to open books to states, announce contracts

Australian cricket’s state associations and players’ union will be presented with Cricket Australia’s opened financial books and forecasts on Thursday, the same day centrally contracted players for Australia’s men’s and women’s team are to be announced.While April 30 had always been set down as the deadline for CA central contracts to be unveiled, the mere … Read more

Ian Smith honoured by NZC for ‘outstanding services to cricket’

Ian Smith, the former New Zealand wicketkeeper and veteran broadcaster, has been honoured by New Zealand Cricket for his “outstanding services to cricket”. He was awarded the Bert Sutcliffe Medal on the first day of NZC’s virtual awards ceremony for 2019-20.Other cricketers to have received this award include Walter Hadlee, Merv Wallace, John Reid, Graham … Read more

PCB hands Umar Akmal three-year ban from all cricket

Umar Akmal’s troubled cricket career has hit its biggest roadblock yet, with the PCB handing him a ban from all representative cricket for three years after he pleaded guilty to failing to report details of corrupt approaches made to him ahead of this year’s PSL.Akmal’s case had gone directly to the PCB disciplinary panel after … Read more

R Ashwin, Keshav Maharaj, Nicholas Pooran’s Yorkshire contracts terminated

Yorkshire have announced that their three overseas signings for the 2020 season – R Ashwin, Keshav Maharaj and Nicholas Pooran – have had their contract terminated by mutual consent.Ashwin, who has previously played county cricket for Worcestershire and Nottinghamshire, had been due to play the majority of the County Championship season, while Pooran was set … Read more

I’m fighting my own benchmarks – R Ashwin

R Ashwin has said that he is “fighting my own benchmarks” because his Test performances overseas are being measured against his heroics in India. Despite being the country’s best long-form spinner in this decade, there has been only one instance of Ashwin playing every match of a Test series held outside Asia.Various factors have contributed … Read more

Kevin Roberts ‘stumbled’ explaining Cricket Australia’s financial battle – Malcolm Speed

Malcolm Speed, the former Cricket Australia chief executive, believes the incumbent Kevin Roberts has “stumbled” in trying to explain how the game’s finances have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic and also stressed that any chief executive must work to build respect rather than popularity.CA is now attempting to deal with state associations and the … Read more