Sports Wrap: New twist to Mexican football star kidnapping, Sri Lankan cricket legend bows out and more

first_imgMexican footballer Alan Pulido’s relative ordered kidnapping The cousin-in-law of Alan Pulido has been detained for his role in allegedly masterminding the kidnapping of the Mexican footballer, authorities in northern Mexico said.Cristiano Ronaldo leads Portugal squad for Euro 2016 The 31-year-old forward, who scored the decisive penalty as Real Madrid won their 11th European Cup last weekend, will join up with the squad for their opening fixture against Iceland on June 14.Sri Lanka’s Nuwan Kulasekara retires from Test cricket The right-arm pacer has represented Sri Lanka in 21 Test matches and picked up 48 wickets since making his debut in April 2005.Gillespie has no intentions of joining Australia as bowling coach Former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie has made it clear that he is not interested in replacing Craig McDermott as bowling coach of the Australia Test side.Azhar Ali backs Mohammad Amir as Pakistan prepare for England tourAzhar Ali had offered his resignation as one-day captain when Mohammad Amir was brought back into the Pakistan fold but is now keen to move on and says the team will support the 24-year-old quick if he needs it in England.last_img read more

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