Sunday, 19 November 2017

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Dale Steyn out of England Tests

Cricket - Australia v South Africa - First Test cricket match - WACA Ground, Perth, Australia - 4/11/16. South Africa's Dale Steyn reacts after injuring himself at the WACA Ground in Perth.    REUTERS/David Gray

LONDON: South African pacer Dale Steyn will miss South Africa’s tour of England, which starts next week and ends in August, as he continues to recover from a shoulder surgery. Steyn, who has been out of action since the Perth Test against Australia last November with a broken bone, was ...

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Australia’s most wanted Ian John Steele deported from UK

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LONDON: An alleged career criminal who is said to have donned disguises to break out of jail and skipped the country after a string of armed hold-ups has been arrested three decades after the alleged crime spree. Ian John Steele, a man with a well-documented history of evading authorities, has been wanted ...

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Quit IPL, get contract deals: Australia board tells its top cricketers

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SYDNEY: The Australian Cricket Board offered long-term contracts to five of its most valuable players in exchange for not playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) from the next season. As per the report, Cricket Australia’s move to offer three-year deals to star players – Steven Smith, David Warner, Pat Cummins, ...

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Pakistan all out for 376 on second day against Windies

Members of the West Indies team form a guard of honour for captain Misbah-ul-Haq of Pakistan who is playing his final test match, during the second days of play of the 3rd and final test match at the Windsor Park Stadium in Roseau, Dominica on May 11, 2017.  
The series is level with one match all. / AFP PHOTO / MARK RALSTON

Misbah-ul-Haq walks out to a guard of honour DOMINICA: Pakistan opener Azhar Ali made his second century of the series as they batted into a strong position on the second day of the third test against West Indies in Dominica. Azhar laboriously ground out a patient 127 in a marathon ...

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Younis Khan to coach Afghanistan team after retirement

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KABUL: Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan is set to join the Afghanistan national team as coach after he retires from international cricket at the end of the third Test against the West Indies, said Afghanistan Cricket Board chairman. The ACB head Atif Mashal told media that Younis, 39, had agreed ...

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Pakistan eye perfect farewell for Misbah and Younus

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ROSEAU: Can Pakistan give Misbah-ul-Haq and Younus Khan the farewell they deserve? That will be the central focus as the visitor takes on West Indies in the third and final Test starting in Roseau today. The stage couldn’t have been set any better for the big game, with the series ...

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Dhawan, bowlers lead Sunrisers against Mumbai Indians

Lastik Malinga of MI during match 10 of the Vivo 2017 Indian Premier League between the Mumbai Indians and the Sunrisers Hyderabad held at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, India on the 10th April 2017

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HYDERABAD : Sunrisers Hyderabad rode on a counter-attacking second-wicket partnership between Shikhar Dhawan and Moises Henriques to outplay Mumbai Indians and keep their playoff chances alive. Dhawan and Henriques walloped a stand of 91 that came off just 11 overs as Sunrisers razed a target of 139 with 10 balls ...

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