Draw first blood in Ice Cricket 2018

A Bunch Of Cricket Legends Played A T20 Game On Ice In The Swiss Alps Last Night

The second and final match of the ice cricket 2018 will be played between Shahid Afridi-led Royals and Virender Sehwag's Palace Diamonds here on Friday at St Moritz. Playing conditions are expected to be bright and sunny in the morning, but the weather is punishing at night, when the temperatures often plummet to -20 degree celsius.

In the opening match of the St. Moritz Ice Cricket between Palace Diamonds and Royals on Thursday in Switzerland, Sehwag started the proceedings with six on the very first ball he faced.

The wicket will be an artificial carpet.

This isn't the first time in history that a game has been played on the frozen lake of St. Moritz, with fixtures taking place since 1988.

Rose McGowan's former manager Jill Messick found dead
In the statement, Messick's family told the Reporter, " Harvey's desperate attempt to vindicate himself, was devastating for her". Messick's family stresses she earned that job on merit. "She was a fiercely dedicated producer and a kind person", Fey said.

NBC to stream live Olympics coverage on Snapchat
On the main "Watch Now" tab, if you scroll past your "Up Next" queue and the top recommendations, there's a new "News" section. For now, it's quite limited as it only supports a handful of channels for American users.

Hawkish BoE hints at earlier rate rises
The MPC said Brexit remained the biggest risk and greatest source of uncertainty to the outlook of the United Kingdom economy. The MPC forecasted CPI, which is now at 3%, to remain above its target despite predicting a fall back over the coming months.

Former Aussie Test batsmen Mike Hussey and Andrew Symonds took, with Virender Sehwag and Shahid Afridi captaining the sides. He scored 62 from 31 balls.

England's Owais Shah was the star of the show, scoring 74 off 34 balls for the winning team. For the Royals, Abdul Razzaq was the pick of the bowlers with figures of 4/18.

Where to watch the Ice Cricket 2018? And cricket has earlier been played on the beaches of Australia in 2007, 2008 and 2009 in the form of tri-nation tournaments, which saw Australia, England, South Africa, New Zealand and West Indies participating over various editions. For Royals Team Royals, former Pakistan all-rounder Abdur Razzaq bagged four wickets for 18 runs.

Related News:

  • PH gov't to seek other sellers if Canada refuses chopper deal

    PH gov't to seek other sellers if Canada refuses chopper deal

    The Philippines and Canada formally signed the helicopter deal on Tuesday, but the following day, the Canadian government ordered a review.
    Nikkei: SoftBank to list 30% of mobile unit for ¥2T raise

    Nikkei: SoftBank to list 30% of mobile unit for ¥2T raise

    Indeed, SoftBank's was little changed in the past year, while its stake in Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd. increased by about $60 billion.
    The weather week ahead: Lots of clouds and rain

    The weather week ahead: Lots of clouds and rain

    This rain will continue intermittently on Saturday but could remain fairly light as the better moisture remains to the west. We'll start to drop again on Friday as clouds increase again with a slight chance of snow showers Friday night.
  • Sri Lanka dismiss Bangladesh for 110 to take big lead

    Sri Lanka dismiss Bangladesh for 110 to take big lead

    Mehedi Miraz, who was sent in as nightwatchman on day one, remained unbeaten on 38 - the highest score in the Bangladesh innings. Resuming Friday on 4-56, Bangladesh lost 5-3 in three overs to give Sri Lanka a big lead on a pitch offering turn and bounce.
    Is Trump More Popular Than Obama?

    Is Trump More Popular Than Obama?

    Mueller's investigation is legitimate, 50 percent of voters say, while 42 percent say it is a "political witch hunt". And that includes former President Barack Obama, which must have the liberal media reeling.

    Earnings on the Doorstep For Philip Morris International Inc

    This volatility measure use for multipurpose in judging the underlying price momentum as well as the rate of change in PM's price. On Friday, October 20 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Buy". (NYSE:PM) rating on Thursday, August 31.
  • Stocks under Analysis: Viacom, Inc. (VIAB), Mattel, Inc. (MAT)

    Stocks under Analysis: Viacom, Inc. (VIAB), Mattel, Inc. (MAT)

    Investors generally keep an extensive variety of technical indicators at their disposal for completing technical stock analysis. The numbers at Viacom still look a lot like they did in 2016, with revenue shrinking and ratings at many networks in decline.
    Sensex Plunges to 34005 Points After Banking Stocks Nosedive

    Sensex Plunges to 34005 Points After Banking Stocks Nosedive

    Investors are reportedly concerned about rising inflation, which is forcing central banks to raise interest rates. Meanwhile, the broad based NSE Nifty went up by 99.30 or 0.95% at 10,576.00 with 39 components posting rise.
    Indian Air Force officer arrested for allegedly sharing information with ISI

    Indian Air Force officer arrested for allegedly sharing information with ISI

    It was discovered by a senior Air Force officer that there was a massive breach of the information by the Group Captain Marwaha. The information that he shared was reportedly on new agencies in the field of cyber warfare, space and special operations.
  • United States  drone strike kills 7 in Pakistani tribal area

    United States drone strike kills 7 in Pakistani tribal area

    Dilawar has also facilitated funds transfers, including global transactions, on behalf of Shaykh Aminullah. All three were tied to Shaykh Aminullah, who has been on worldwide terror blacklists since 2009.
    Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner reveal new HBO series to follow 'Girls'

    Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner reveal new HBO series to follow 'Girls'

    Production reportedly is meant to kick off in Los Angeles this spring, while no other casting has been announced yet. Garner's Kathryn Siddell-Bauers is described as a controlling L.A. mom who is far less cheerful than she appears.
    NEET 2018 dates announced: Here's all you need to know

    NEET 2018 dates announced: Here's all you need to know

    NEET (UG) paper will comprise of 180 objective type questions from Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology). The upper age limit for applying to this exam is 25 years and the reserved categories has a relaxation of 5 years.


Most liked

Bangladesh court jails opposition leader Zia
The lawyers, who accompanied the former PM to the jail gate, also conveyed the BNP chief's message to her followers. BNP senior leader Ruhul Kabir Rizvi denounced the sentence, calling it "an attempt to eliminate the opponent".

Jaitley dismisses corruption charges regarding Rafale deal
Sharpening his attack at BJP, Rahul Gandhi said PM Modi was not intrested in answering the fundamental questions. Jailtey said that the Congress MPs should go to former President Pranab Mukherjee and learn lessons from him.

Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor reunite on screen as father and son
Watch the teaser of 102 Not Out here. "BADUMBAAAAAAAAA!" The film's director, Umesh Shukla , also shared his excitement about the film.

IOC's 'no' to 15 Russians
If they win, it would force the committee to accept athletes it considers to be linked to doping offenses. The IOC commission, however, refused to send them individual invitations for the 2018 Games.

Shirtless Tongan Flag-Bearer Goes Shirtless in Pyeongchang
Taufatofua, who was born in Australia but raised in Tonga, made world headlines when he bared his torso in the warm Rio climate. Skiing, you have pain for an hour. "The closest I had got was within 30 points".

Russian Athletes Appeal To Participate In Pyeongchang Game Rejected By Panel
If they win, it would force the International Olympic Committee to accept athletes it considers to be linked to doping offenses. Some are reportedly no longer in training, while others may not be included on full rosters in sports like hockey.

EU Negotiator: Brexit Transition Period Not Guaranteed if Differences Remain
It has therefore to accept all the rules and the obligations until the end of the transition. However, Michel Barnier gave a blunt assessment of the situation in Brussels earlier today.

Steelers search new offers for Massive Ben, Bell
Regardless, Steelers owner Art Rooney II says that Shazier will have a role with the team no matter what next season. The team's six Lombardi trophies are on display in the Rooney Library at the team's South Side headquarters.

Pence: US 'ready for any eventuality' on N.Korea
Pence's strenuous efforts to highlight the threat from the North and its treatment of its people present a dilemma for Moon. President Trump's daughter, Ivanka, will lead the US delegation to the closing ceremonies of the Winter Olympics .

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Insider TAN IRVING bought 23530 Shares Of Stock
Morgan Dempsey Mngmt Limited Com has invested 1.72% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Wednesday, June 21 with "Buy" rating. Following the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 257,476 shares of the company's stock, valued at $9,892,227.92.

Fiscal hawk Paul slows United States budget deal, shutdown looms
Influential conservative organizations such as the Heritage Foundation and the Club for Growth railed against the spending boost. For example, Democratic Leader-designate Kionne McGhee and others rapped the bill for having a 12-page title.

Aly Raisman: Coach heard Olympic team had pedophile, said nothing
Letters were sent to leaders of all of the institutions named in the investigation, including MSU Interim President John Engler. And John Geddert was in the vehicle with us and he just didn't say anything", Ms Raisman told CNN .

Dow ends wild day down 1175 points, largest point drop in history
The Standard & Poor's 500, the benchmark for many index funds, is also 10 percent below the record high it set two weeks ago. Several factors are contributing to the return of neck-wrenching volatility this week after years of absence in the market.

Naked passenger prompts Seattle-bound plane to return to Alaska
Flight 146 arrived at Anchorage International around 2:45 am and was met by law enforcement officers at the gate. Airport police and Federal Bureau of Investigation met the plane when it landed shortly before 3 a.m.

Eagles fans flock to Philly streets for Super Bowl parade
Philadelphia Eagles fan Will Gruccio, of Vineland, New Jersey, wears a jersey with his nickname on the back. The Super Bowl parade celebrates the Eagles 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots 41-33 on Sunday.