2026 World Cup bid must be ‘bullet-proof’, says Infantino

Courtesy The News International LONDON: FIFA must make the 2026 World Cup bidding process “absolutely bullet-proof” because the entire organisation’s credibility is at stake, new president Gianni Infantino said on Friday. Infantino, elected FIFA boss last week, hopes to start 2026 bidding within three months after it was delayed by the wide-reaching corruption scandal that…

Hindu extremist group threatens to ‘dig up pitch’ if Pakistan play at Dharamshala

Courtesy The News International NEW DELHI: Hindu hardline group Anti-Terrorist Front of India has threatened that to dig the pitch in HPCA stadium if Pakistan team comes to play against Indian team in Dharamshala, Indian media reported. Virender Shandilya, national president of Anti-Terrorist Front of India, said the Pakistan cricket team should not be allowed…