Friday, 18 October 2019

Cricket

Zimbabwe win ODI series against UAE

HARARE: After running them close two nights ago, UAE were put through another tough examination in Harare. Zimbabwe’s quality of batsmanship was far superior, as they clinched the four-match ODI series 3-0 with one to play. This was made possible courtesy Sean Williams’ third ODI century, an unbeaten 84-ball 109, ...

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Warner and Smith named in Australia World Cup squad

SYDNEY: Steve Smith and David Warner, who  were banned  following a ball-tampering incident, have   returned to Australia’s ODI squad for the upcoming ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup in England and Wales. Former captain Smith and opening batsman Warner have not played international cricket since their ban following a ball-tampering incident ...

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Sri Lankan team tour Pakistan after World Cup

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan cricket team will arrive in Pakistan to play two Test matches after ICC World Cup. The matches of ICC World Test Championship will be played in Lahore and Karachi. Nine teams would be playing against each others in the ICC World Test Championship and the Sri Lankan ...

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Dhoni loses cool but claims record 100th IPL win as captain

JAIPUR: Mahendra Singh Dhoni notched his 100th win as a captain in the Indian Premier League on Thursday after helping Chennai Super Kings pull off a thrilling chase amid dramatic scenes in the final over. Dhoni top-scored with 58 off 43 deliveries as Chennai chased down their target of 152 ...

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Mushtaq Ahmed to be honored with Asian Award at UK

LONDON: Pakistan former leg spinner Mushtaq Ahmed will be awarded the prestigious Asian Award in a ceremony to be held at UK today. “Deeply humbled and honored to receive the prestigious Asian Award. I am thankful to all the people for their love, prayers and unconditional support in this regard,” ...

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Sarfraz Nawaz admitted to hospital in London

LONDON: Former Pakistan Test bowler Sarfraz Nawaz has been admitted to a hospital in London due to a heart problem. Sports journalist Mirza Iqbal Baig tweeted the news of Nawaz being admitted to a hospital. Pakistan’s former Test fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz is admitted in London’s hospital due to heart problem. ...

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Not bothered about Indian Team: Sarfraz Ahmed

ISLAMABAD: Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said he is least bothered for the Men in Blue if they do not want to play green-shirts in the ICC World Cup 2019 saying Pakistan team will give outstanding performance in the extravaganza. Speaking at a press conference here at a local hotel, he said ...

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Chennai beat Rajasthan in a last-ball thriller

MUMBAI: Rajasthan Royals will seek to revive their campaign when they host Chennai Super Kings in their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 encounter here. Rajasthan are currently placed at the seventh spot in the eight-team standings with just one win out of five games. The Ajinkya Rahane-led side would be ...

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IPL 2019 Points Table

Teams Played Win Loss Tied Points Nrr Chennai Super Kings 6 5 1 0 10 +0.310 Kolkata Knight Riders 6 4 2 0 8 +0.614 Mumbai Indians 6 4 2 0 8 +0.290 Kings XI Punjab 7 4 3 0 8 -0.057 Sunrisers Hyderabad 6 3 3 0 6 +0.810 ...

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