Friday, 23 June 2017

Sports

Watson: This year has been my worst IPL

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KOLKATA: Royal Challengers Bangalore allrounder Shane Watson admitted that 2017 was the “worst IPL” that he has ever had but is committed to doing everything possible to ensure the team wins their final game against Delhi Daredevils. Royal Challengers have only two wins in the season so far, and if ...

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Pakistan all out for 376 on second day against Windies

Members of the West Indies team form a guard of honour for captain Misbah-ul-Haq of Pakistan who is playing his final test match, during the second days of play of the 3rd and final test match at the Windsor Park Stadium in Roseau, Dominica on May 11, 2017.  
The series is level with one match all. / AFP PHOTO / MARK RALSTON

Misbah-ul-Haq walks out to a guard of honour DOMINICA: Pakistan opener Azhar Ali made his second century of the series as they batted into a strong position on the second day of the third test against West Indies in Dominica. Azhar laboriously ground out a patient 127 in a marathon ...

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Younis Khan to coach Afghanistan team after retirement

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KABUL: Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan is set to join the Afghanistan national team as coach after he retires from international cricket at the end of the third Test against the West Indies, said Afghanistan Cricket Board chairman. The ACB head Atif Mashal told media that Younis, 39, had agreed ...

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IPL: Chris Gayle apologises to Bangalore fans

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BENGALURU: Following a disastrous campaign with the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the on-going IPL, batsman Chris Gayle revealed his appreciation towards the fans who continued to support their team despite the circumstances. “My sincerest apologies to all the RCB fans. You all have been very supportive and in spite of ...

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Pakistan eye perfect farewell for Misbah and Younus

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ROSEAU: Can Pakistan give Misbah-ul-Haq and Younus Khan the farewell they deserve? That will be the central focus as the visitor takes on West Indies in the third and final Test starting in Roseau today. The stage couldn’t have been set any better for the big game, with the series ...

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Dhawan, bowlers lead Sunrisers against Mumbai Indians

Lastik Malinga of MI during match 10 of the Vivo 2017 Indian Premier League between the Mumbai Indians and the Sunrisers Hyderabad held at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, India on the 10th April 2017

Photo by Rahul Gulati - IPL - Sportzpics

HYDERABAD : Sunrisers Hyderabad rode on a counter-attacking second-wicket partnership between Shikhar Dhawan and Moises Henriques to outplay Mumbai Indians and keep their playoff chances alive. Dhawan and Henriques walloped a stand of 91 that came off just 11 overs as Sunrisers razed a target of 139 with 10 balls ...

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PCB summons Nawaz in PSL spot-fixing case

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  KARACHI: The Pakistan cricket board s anti-corruption unit on Monday said it had summoned Mohammad Nawaz in connection with a spot-fixing scandal during the country s Twenty20 league earlier this year. Nawaz, 23, is the sixth player named in the spot-fixing scandal that rocked the Pakistan Super League held in United ...

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