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Tag Archives: Babar Azam

PSL: Peshawar Zalmi defeat Karachi Kings by 44 runs

SHARJAH: Courtesy exceptional performance from opener Imam-ul-Haq and fast bowler Hasan Ali, Peshawar Zalmi registered a thumping 44-run win against Karachi Kings in the Pakistan Super League encounter at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Thursday. Skipper Sammy and Imam powered Zalmi to a fighting total of 153 runs after an ...

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ICC T20I rankings: Imad Wasim, Yadav, Pandya moved up

DUBAI: Pakistan’s Imad Wasim has moved up five places to fourth position in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s T20I Player Rankings. India spinner Kuldeep Yadav has also moved up one place to take a career-best second position in the rankings after grabbing 2 for 26 in the final match against ...

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Babar Azam maintains top position in T20I rankings

DUBAI: Pakistan’s Babar Azam continues at the top of the batsmen’s list in the ICC Men’s T20I Player Rankings after scoring 151 runs in the South Africa series while Hussain Talat has gained 19 places to reach 56th position after aggregating 98 runs. Shaheen Shah Afridi has moved up 28 ...

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Pakistan seal consolation victory, Proteas win series

CENTURION: Shadab Khan impressed with bat and ball as Pakistan won by 27 runs at Centurion on Wednesday night, for the Proteas to win the series 2-1. It might not have been the performance they were hoping for, but the Proteas can leave this series with their heads held high, ...

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Haven’t yet seen best of Babar Azam: Arthur

JOHANNESBURG: Babar Azam, the Pakistan opener, stroked a beautiful 58-ball 90 in the second Twenty20 International against South Africa on Sunday, 3 February, but his coach, Mickey Arthur, said there was more to come. The 24-year-old’s knock went in vain – Pakistan lost by 7 runs and conceded a 2-0 ...

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Pakistan shine then wilt as Proteas claim T20I series

JOHANNESBURG: Babar Azam was a picture of beautifully measured batting violence but his team mates somehow contrived to lose a game that should have been easily won. They faltered to a seven-run defeat that only Pakistan can muster after David Miller’s late onslaught helped South Africa to post 188/3. The ...

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Shinwari powers Pakistan to series-levelling win

JOHANNESBURG: A thrilling spell of bowling from Usman Shinwari, Shaheen Shah Afridi helped Pakistan on their way to a comfortable eight-wicket thrashing of South Africa in the fourth ODI at the Wanderers. The left-arm seamer stunned the home side in a thrilling passage of play, taking four wickets across six ...

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Hundreds for Azhar, Babar as Pakistan set for Proteas

BENONI: Time at the crease was the goal for Pakistan’s batsmen on day two of their tour match against an SA Invitation XI in Benoni, and for the most part, that’s what they got. There was the added bonus of some big scores for two players likely to be critical ...

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Haris, Babar hit tons for Pakistan

DUBAI: A career-best hundred from Haris Sohail and a maiden century from Babar Azam helped Pakistan post a big total to boost their chances of a series-levelling win against New Zealand in the second Test in Dubai on Sunday. Sohail knocked a snail-paced 147 in nine hours and 34 minutes ...

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Babar Azam smashes Kohli’s record in T20I

DUBAI: Babar Azam has overtaken Virat Kohli’s record to become the fastest batsman to score 1,000 runs in T20. Azam achieved the feat during Pakistan’s match against New Zealand in Dubai. He has scored 1,000 runs in 26 innings. Fastest to 1⃣0⃣0⃣0⃣T20I runs. @babarazam258 smashes the record 👏👏👏 pic.twitter.com/cdalHjvwbW — ...

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