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Tag Archives: Champions Trophy

Mathews to lead Sri Lanka in Champions Trophy

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 20:  Angelo Matthews of Sri Lanka looks dejected after his bowlers concede another boundry during game four of the Commonwealth Bank one day international series between Australia and Sri Lanka at Sydney Cricket Ground on January 20, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

COLOMBO: Angelo Mathews will return as Sri Lanka skipper for the Champions Trophy after missing the ODI series against South Africa, the tour of Australia and the home series against Bangladesh. Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday announced a 15-member squad led by Mathews, who cut short his tour of South ...

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Inzamam hopeful of winning West Indies Test series

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LAHORE: Enthusiastic Chief Selector of national team Inzamam-ul-Haq has expressed hope in clinching the Test series against West Indies as this time it’s a great chance for green shirts to register their victory. Inzamam-ul-Haq said that the team will make the win historic but, firstly there is a need to ...

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Shahid Afridi announced as ICC Champions Trophy ambassador

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LONDON: The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced eight stalwarts of the modern era as Champion Ambassadors for this summer’s ICC Champions Trophy which will be staged at three iconic venues of England and Wales from 1-18 June. Shahid Afridi of Pakistan, Bangladesh’s Habibul Bashar, Ian Bell of England, Shane ...

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Majestic Shoaib sees Pakistan to series win over Windies

The Pakistan players enjoy their series victory, West Indies v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Providence, April 11, 2017 PROVIDENCE: Shoaib Malik scored an unbeaten century as Pakistan beat West Indies by six wickets to clinch victory in their one day international series in Guyana on Tuesday. Shoaib Malik sealed the win – ...

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Afridi unveils Champions Trophy 2017

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DUBAI: Former T20 skipper Shahid Afridi has unveiled Champions Trophy 2017 in a ceremony conducted in the International Cricket Council (ICC) headquarters. According to ICC press release received here on Tuesday, Afridi unveiled the trophy and clicked selfies. This time around, Champions Trophy is to be hosted by England and is scheduled ...

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I would love to play in the Champions Trophy: Nehra

MUMBAI: Ashish Nehra has expressed a strong desire to make a comeback to India’s ODI team. Though he last played in the format in the 2011 World Cup, Nehra has said he retains hopes of playing fifty-over cricket for India again when they land in England in June for the ...

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Morgan bemoans collapse return to bad old days

NEW DELHI: Skipper Eoin Morgan said England’s batting collapse in the third Twenty20 international was their worst performance in recent times after India inflicted a crushing defeat in the series decider in Bangalore. Chasing 203 for victory, England’s much-vaunted batting line-up imploded on Wednesday night, losing their last eight wickets ...

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Sri Lanka eager to hit back after Test whitewash

CENTURION: Sri Lanka are eager to regain some pride after a dismal Test series when they start the limited-overs section of their tour with the first of three Twenty20 internationals on Friday (. They will face an inexperienced South African team in the T20 series before playing the hosts in ...

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