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Amir asks fans to refrain from foul language

MANCHESTER: Pakistan pace spearhead Mohammad Amir has called for peace among the cricketing fans, urging his team’s supporters to restrain from using ‘bad words’ against the national side, which has been on the receiving end after their defeat to arch-rivals India at the World Cup encounter on Sunday. “Please don’t ...

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Root excels as England thrash Windies

SOUTHAMPTON: Joe Root’s classy unbeaten century led England to a comprehensive eight-wicket win over West Indies in a one-sided World Cup match at the Hampshire Bowl on Friday. The result pushed England above India and Australia to No.2 on the table, just a point behind first-placed New Zealand, and suffice ...

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Shankar strikes twice in final over as India defeat Australia

NAGPUR: Virat Kohli smashed 116 runs and Vijay Shankar took two wickets in the final over to secure a nail-biting eight-run win for India against Australia in the second one day international on Tuesday. Chasing India’s 251 to level the five-match series, Australia got off to a strong start before ...

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Hafeez suspended from bowling in int’l matches

DUBAI: Former Pakistan captain M Hafeez was Thursday suspended from bowling in international matches with immediate effect due to illegal action. The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced that an independent assessment has found Hafeez ‘ bowling action to be illegal. According to an ICC press release, majority of Hafeez ‘ ...

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IPL: Amla’s maiden T20 century in vain

HYDERABAD: South African batsman Hashim Amla cracked his maiden Twenty20 century but his efforts for his Indian Premier League side Kings XI Punjab went in vain. Amla hit a 60-ball 104 not out to help Punjab post 198-4 but Mumbai Indians passed his team’s score with 27 balls to spare ...

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Australia’s Marsh out of Pakistan ODIs with shoulder injury

MELBOURNE: Australia’s fast bowling all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has been ruled out of the remainder of the one-day international series against Pakistan with a shoulder injury, the country’s cricket board said. The 25-year-old Marsh was named in Australia’s 16-man squad for the four-test series in India and will hope to recover ...

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