Wednesday, 24 April 2019

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PCB chairman hits out at ICC for suspending Sarfraz Ahmed

LONDON: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani has lashed out at the International Cricket Council (ICC) over its decision to suspend Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed. Mani was of the view that the board has already ‘cleared the air’ after Sarfraz publicly apologize for the incident and the apology ...

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Shoaib Malik’s special message for Windies women cricket team

LONDON: Pakistan stand-in captain Shoaib Malik has expressed warm wishes to the esteemed West Indies women cricket team on its arrival in Pakistan. In a tweet, Malik extended a heartfelt welcome to the players of the team, adding that he hopes they find they time to explore the ‘beautiful city ...

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Chandimal banking on pitch help to level series

CANBERRA: Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal does not expect disconcerting bounce at the Manuka Oval and hopes the surface will suit their game as the depleted tourists aim to level the two-test series against Australia in the final match from Friday. The picturesque ground in Australia’s capital has hosted nine ...

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New Zealand beat India by 8 wickets in 4th ODI

HAMILTON: New Zealand chased a target of 93 runs with eights wickets remaining to win the fourth one-day international against India. India crumbled without talisman Virat Kohli and posted their lowest one-day international total in nine years on Thursday as a revitalised New Zealand attack went on the rampage in ...

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Rameez Raja criticizes Shadab Khan after flop show in series decider

CAPE TOWN: Former Pakistan captain turned cricket commentator Ramiz Raja has criticized the national team, especially leg spinner Shadab Khan, after they missed a golden opportunity to beat South Africa in the One Day International (ODI) series. The Men in Green were blown away in the series deciding fifth ODI ...

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Proteas seal ODI series

CAPE TOWN: An all-round performance by South Africa helped them to seal the series in fifth and final one-day international played at Newlands Stadium, Cape Town on Wednesday, thanks to a superb bowling performance by South African bowlers that helped them restrict Pakistan to a modest total which the batsmen ...

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Shoaib Akhtar is doing personal attacks, says Banned Sarfraz

KARACH: Pakistan cricket captain Sarfraz Ahmed has fired back at former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar, as he arrives in Karachi from South Africa after the ICC’s suspension. “He (Shoaib Akhtar) is not criticising, he is attacking me personally,” said Sarfraz, while talking to media on his arrival. Sarfraz’s statement comes ...

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ICC reveals T20 World Cup 2020 schedule

DUBAI: The fixtures for the ICC T20 World Cup Australia 2020 were revealed in Sydney, Australia on Tuesday morning, the cricket governing body said in a statement issued to the media. For the first time, the women’s and men’s T20 World Cups will be held as standalone events in the ...

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Sri Lanka call up Karunaratne as Kumara replacement

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka have called up right-arm fast bowler Chamika Karunaratne to replace the injured Lahiru Kumara for the second Test against Australia and confirmed that fellow quick Dushmantha Chameera had also been ruled out due to injury. Kumara suffered a torn hamstring on the second day of the first ...

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