Thursday, 20 September 2018

Tag Archives: Big Bash League

Arthur says Fielding during PSL has put Big Bash to shame

DUBAI: Whether it’s Shahid Afridi’s acrobatic catch at the boundary or Joe Denly bringing back memories of Jonty Rhodes, this edition of the PSL has seen some fantastic fielding from teams. Pakistan and Karachi Kings coach, Mickey Arthur has also taken notice and is all praise for the effort being ...

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BBL: Strikers beat Renegades while taking catch of the season

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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Controversy in Big Bash League

PERTH: Controversy erupted in the Big Bash League after Brisbane Heat’s Alex Ross was given out for ‘obstructing the field’ against Hobart Hurricanes. It happened in the 17th over of Heat’s chase, when Ross – batting at 28 off 16 balls – pulled a short delivery towards mid-wicket and took ...

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Ramiz Raja wants Yasir Shah out of Big Bash League

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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White replaces Lynn in Australia’s ODI squad

SYDNEY: Cameron White has replaced injured Chris Lynn in Australia ‘s squad for this month’s ODI series against England, Cricket Australia said Thursday. The Victorian right-hander has been in outstanding limited-overs form with 285 runs at an average of 142.5 and a strike-rate of 115.85 for the Melbourne Renegades in ...

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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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Sydney Sixers reeling after Adelaide Strikers loss in Big Bash

MELBOURNE: The Sydney Sixers fell six runs short of a miraculous run chase on Thursday night as the visiting Adelaide Strikers held their nerve to thrust the home side’s Big Bash campaign into disarray. Chasing 168 for victory, all looked lost for the Sixers as they slumped to 4-58 in the ...

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

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

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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