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PCB to retain Sarfraz Ahmed as Pakistan captain

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ehsan Mani announced to retain Sarfraz Ahmed as captain for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Mani, who made the announcement during a joint press conference with Sarfraz at the PCB headquarters, threw his unequivocal support behind the skipper saying he will captain Pakistan ...

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Pakistan’s tail-enders worst in the world, says Raja

LONDON: Pakistan former captain turned commentator, Ramiz Raja blasted on the Pakistan’s tail-enders terming it as the ‘worst in the world.’ “If you ask me, we have the worst tail-enders in the world, because I have not seen anyone who gives up so easily,” said Raja, while talking at Ramiz ...

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Peshawar Zalmi retains Darren Sammy as captain

Peshawar Zalmi have retained their skipper Darren Sammy for the consecutive second time in Pakistan Super League 2018, the franchise announced on Saturday. It should be noted here that Zalmi won the second installment of the league last year in leadership of Indies Sammy. Owner of the franchise, Javed Afridi ...

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Nasser Hussain slams England selection post Trent Bridge loss

LONDON: Former captain and commentator Nasser Hussain has slammed England selectors after the Joe Root-led side suffered a huge defeat by 340 runs, in the second Test against South Africa at Trent Bridge, on Monday. Hussain also said the new England players are not doing enough for themselves. Set 474 ...

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You will always be my captain Dhoni bhai, tweets Virat Kohli

NEW DELHI: Virat Kohli, who is expected to be anointed captain of the limited overs teams after Mahendra Singh Dhoni decided to step down from the job, took to Twitter to acknowledge his former skipper for the contributions he did for the Indian cricket team. “Thanks for always being the leader ...

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Bruised Amir set for Boxing Day Test: Grant Flower

MELBOURNE: Mohammad Amir, the Pakistani paceman, is expected to be fit for the Boxing Day Test starting on Monday (December 26) despite “feeling a bit stiff” after a bruising encounter in Brisbane. On the opening day of the first Test, Amir was taken off the field on a motorised stretcher ...

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PCB asks Misbah to continue as skipper for Australia tour

KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has asked long-serving Test captain, Misbah-ul-Haq to lead the national team till the tour of Australia after which it would look into appointing his successor. According to a reliable source in the board, Misbah was asked to continue as captain until the series in ...

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Misbah thinking about retirement

CAPE TOWN: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said that he will consider retirement after the conclusion of the series in New Zealand and Australia later this season. Misbah recently overtook Imran Khan as the most capped captain in Pakistan’s cricket history when he played his 49th Test as skipper against the ...

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