Thursday, 17 October 2019

Tag Archives: Brendon McCullum

Captains launch third edition of PSL in style

DUBAI: The six captains of Pakistan Super League (PSL) assembled at the Dubai International Stadium to unveil the glittering crystal trophy for the third edition on Tuesday. The colourful function was attended by all the franchise owners, Najam Sethi, the chief of PSL, title sponsor HBL’s Chief Marketing Officer Naveed ...

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Pakistan batsmen hit form in practice match win

NELSON: Blazing the New Zealand XI bowlers to all parts of Saxton Oval, Pakistan’s Fakhar Zaman hit 12 fours and three sixes in his knock of 106 in the tour opener. He’s yet to taste defeat in nine one-day cricket internationals for Pakistan , averages 44 with the bat and ...

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Aqib appointed head coach, Fakhar vice captain of Qalandars

LAHORE: Former bowler Aqib Javed has been named new head coach of Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Lahore Qalandars for the upcoming season, while opener Fakhar Zaman has been appointed vice captain of the team. Aqib replaces Paddy Upton, who was the head coach for the first two seasons of ...

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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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Playing in Australia is a dream come true, says Shadab

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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PSL: Bash Bros set to take Pakistan by storm

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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McCullum thanks fans ahead of 100th IPL milestone

KOLKATA: Brendon McCullum has paid tribute to his loyal fans and also his teammates ahead of his 100th IPL match on Friday (NZT). McCullum started his IPL career in 2008 with the Kolkata Knight Riders and has since played for the Kochi Tuskers, the Chennai Super Kings and now the Gujarat Lions. McCullum tweeted early ...

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Chris Jordan amazed by passion for cricket in Pakistan

LONDON: Peshawar Zalmi fast bowler and England star Chris Jordan termed his experience playing for Pakistan as brilliant, adding that he was glad to be in Lahore for Pakistan Super League final, which was won by his team on Sunday. “It was pretty surreal! Obviously from making the decision to ...

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PSL2: Pollard’s heroics leave Qalandars on brink of elimination

DUBAI: Kieron Pollard’s two sixes of the last two balls set Karachi Kings victory in the 18th fixture of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017, being played at Dubai Cricket Stadium. Pollard played an outstanding innings of 45 runs off just 20 balls to keep the PSL dream alive for Kings’ ...

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PSL 2017: Qalandars beat Kings in thriller

SHARJAH: Brilliant batting by Fakhar Zaman and disciplined bowling by the bowlers helped Lahore Qalandars’ defeat Karachi Kings by 7 runs in the 8th Pakistan Super League (PSL) thrilling match at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Thursday. Karachi’s captain Kumar Sangakkara smashed one six and eight fours to score 65 off ...

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