Monty Desai has worked with Canada and Nepal as their batting coach.
Ashfaq Ahmed and Muhammad Usman scored scintillating fifties as the UAE beat Netherlands by 13 runs in the first Twenty20 on Saturday. Chasing, Netherlands got off to a decent start as the openers added 54 runs
Cricketer Chirag Suri has been drafted from more than 1,000 players from 42 nations to participate in this year’s edition of Global T20 Canada. The 24-year-old has confirmed his spot in the Toronto Nationals,
Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma was on Monday docked 15 per cent of his match fee for hitting the stumps with his bat following his dismissal in a highly charged Indian Premier League game.
Zimbabwe won the second ODI against UAE by four runs on DLS method in a rain-affected encounter in Harare. UAE’s innings were anchored by half-centuries from Ghulam Shabber and Shaiman Anwar, and the interruption of rain saw to overs being lost, with Zimbabwe set a target of 210 from 35 overs to extend their series lead.
The right-handed batsman had been playing in a four-day warm-up match against Leicestershire but did not bat in their second innings on Saturday's third day.
In another dominant performance, UAE defeated hosts Malaysia by five wickets in the final of the ACC Women’s T20 Championship on Saturday.
Petra Kvitova warmed up for Wimbledon by winning the Eastbourne singles title for the first time with a 6-3, 6-2 rout of Jelena Ostapenko on Saturday.