Monday, 23 April 2018

Tag Archives: BBL

BBL: Strikers beat Renegades while taking catch of the season

Ben Laughlin

PERTH: Boundary-line catches have always been a treat to watch and if the catches turn out to be a combined effort between two fielders they become even more sensational. The batsman in these situations can only blame his luck but for the audiences it serves as a jaw-dropping moment. Yet ...

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Ramiz Raja wants Yasir Shah out of Big Bash League

Yasir Shah

OVAL: Pakistan former captain turned commentator Ramiz Raja has demanded the national cricket team to get Yasir Shah back from the Big Bash League (BBL) for the remaining One Day International (ODI) series with the New Zealand. Raja was of the view that Shah would form a formidable spin attack ...

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Kevin Pietersen retires from cricket


LONDON: Star English cricketer Kevin Pietersen has announced his impending retirement, saying his playing career will be over by the end of this year. The 37-year-old, currently playing for the Melbourne Stars in the BBL, said after Saturday night’s derby loss to the Renegades that had made the decision “recently”. ...

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After Shadab, Yasir Shah excels at Big Bash League


PERTH: Pakistan leg spinner Yasir Shah made an impression on debut in Australia at the Big Bash League (BBL). The Pakistani, who replaced fellow leggie Shadab Khan at the BBL, claimed two wickets for the Brisbane Heat against the Adelaide Strikers. The Strikers skipper Travis Head was the first to ...

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Shadab sparkles at Big-Bash, grabs Player of the Match award

Shadab khan Big-Bash

SYDNEY: Pakistan teen sensation Shadab Khan has once again impressed everyone with his spin, despite a one-sided bowling effort at the Big Bash League (BBL). Representing the Brisbane Heat, Khan picked up two wickets early on as he cleaned up the Melbourne Renegades opening pair skipper Aaron Finch and Marcus ...

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Big Bash: Brisbane Heat defeat Melbourne Stars

Brisbane Heat defeat Melbourne Stars

GABBA: The Brisbane Heat have opened their BBL07 campaign in style with a big win against the Melbourne Stars in front of a rowdy 27,433 crowd at the Gabba. Alex Ross and Joe Burns did the damage with the bat as both tallied half centuries while it was youngster Shadab ...

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Playing in Australia is a dream come true, says Shadab

Shadab Khan

BRISBANE: Pakistan’s dynamic teen leg-spinner Shadab Khan is excited to play in Australia, a dream that he says would become a reality with his debut in the Big Bash League. “In the press conference, I said that playing in Australia was a dream for me and it has now become ...

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After Shadab Khan, Yasir Shah signs up for Big Bash League

Yasir Shah

SYDNEY: Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah has signed a contract with KFC Big Bash League (BBL) franchise Brisbane Heat as an international replacement player. Yasir, who was the second quickest bowler to take 150 wickets in Test cricket history, will be available in the event the Heat, if there is a ...

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PSL: Bash Bros set to take Pakistan by storm

Bash Bros

SYDNEY: Brisbane’s “Bash Brothers” have taken the BBL by storm, and will team up again in the Pakistan Super League after Chris Lynn was the top pick in the PSL Draft overnight. Lynn, who is on the comeback trail from shoulder surgery, was taken by the Lahore Qalanders, who already ...

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