Friday, 19 July 2019

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Afridi blames Javed’s changing vision for leaving Zalmi

ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi revealed the reason which led to his exodus from the Pakistan Super League franchise Peshawar Zalmi owned by Javed Afridi. Afridi, on March 25, tweeted his decision to part ways with Zalmi after playing two seasons for the side – first as the captain ...

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Pakistan beat Windies to win T20 series

  PORT OF SPAIN: Ahmed Shehzad struck a patient half-century as Pakistan cruised to a seven-wicket win over West Indies in the final fixture of a four-match T20 International series at the Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad on Sunday. Earlier, excellent seam bowling by Pakistan limited the West Indies to ...

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Pakistan eye to seal T20 series against West Indies

PORT OF SPAIN: Pakistan will aim to seal the T20 series when they take on hosts West Indies in the third game at the Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain today. Pakistan beat the West Indies in the first T20I by 6 wickets, whereas in the second T20I, they ...

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PCB to take legal action against BCCI

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan said that the PCB would file a compensation case against the BCCI before the ICC Disputes Resolution Committee for India’s refusal to play Pakistan in bilateral series. Talking to the reporters here on Thursday, Shaharyar said after a meeting of the Board ...

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Indian govt unlikely to allow Indo-Pak cricket series

NEW DELHI: The Indian government is unlikely to grant permission to the Indian cricket team to play against Pakistan in Dubai due to the prevailing situation in Indian held Kashmir. “The Indian home minister and the home ministry will take call on this but I don’t think the atmosphere is ...

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Sarfraz thinks India seem afraid to face off against Pakistan

LAHORE: Pakistan cricket team captain (T20I) Sarfraz Ahmed thinks India seem afraid to face off against Pakistan on the cricket pitch, which is why they don’t play against his team. “Perhaps India are afraid of facing Pakistan which is why they don’t play against us,” Indian media quoted the T20 ...

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Australians are no longer friends: Kohli

DARMASHALA: Indian skipper Virat Kohli said he no longer considered Australian cricketers as friends after winning a tense Test series marked by bad blood in Dharamsala. Kohli, who remarked before the series that he was “really good friends” with some Australian players, said things had changed during the bitter contest ...

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India beat Australia by 8 wickets

HIMACHAL PRADESH: Lokesh Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane steered India to an eight-wicket win in the fourth and final test against Australia as the hosts secured a 2-1 series victory at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium on Tuesday. Rahul made 51 not out and Rahane added a rapid unbeaten 38 ...

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Australia’s collapse leaves India 87 away from Border-Gavaskar Trophy

DHARMASHALA: India need 87 runs to win the series-deciding fourth Test against Australia after dominating the third day. The hosts resumed on 248-6 and, helped by Ravindra Jadeja’s 63, reached 332 – a first innings lead of 32. Jadeja, fellow spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and pace bowler Umesh Yadav took three ...

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Teenager Shadab stars as Pakistan beat sorry Windies

OVAL: Teenage spinner Shadab Khan starred in a dream Pakistan debut as West Indies slumped to a six-wicket defeat in the first game of the Twenty20 international series at the Kensington Oval. Shadab was given his chance after impressing for Islamabad United in the Pakistan Super League and the 18-year-old claimed remarkable figures ...

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