Newly-wed Malik appeals Pakistan ban and fine
Newly-wed former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik
has appealed a ban and heavy fine imposed on him by cricket
authorities, barely two days before the deadline, an official said
Wozniacki advances amid rash of retirements
Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki, coming off a
triumph at Ponte Vedra Beach on Sunday, held off Czech Barbora
Zahlavova Strycova Wednesday in her Family Circle Cup opener.
Australia’s Clarke wins Wisden award
Australia vice-captain Michael Clarke has been
named as one of the Wisden Almanack’s Five Cricketers of the Year in
the 2010 edition of cricket’s ‘bible’. The stylish batsman, 29, was
Australia’s leading run scorer in last year’s Ashes with 448 runs at
64 but suffered the disappointment of finishing on the losing side
as hosts England triumphed 2-1 in an intriguing series.