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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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PCB summons Nawaz in PSL spot-fixing case

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  KARACHI: The Pakistan cricket board s anti-corruption unit on Monday said it had summoned Mohammad Nawaz in connection with a spot-fixing scandal during the country s Twenty20 league earlier this year. Nawaz, 23, is the sixth player named in the spot-fixing scandal that rocked the Pakistan Super League held in United ...

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Bairstow stars in England win

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LONDON: Jonny Bairstow’s quickfire 72 not out set up England’s 85-run win over Ireland in the second one-day international at Lord’s. Victory saw England take the two-match series 2-0 after they had launched their build-up to next month’s Champions Trophy tournament on home soil with a comfortable seven-wicket win at ...

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Indian board rejects PCB’s notice with impunity

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NEW DELHI: In another display of unfounded arrogance, Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) has rejected Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) notice regarding the bilateral series. Clearly closing its eye on the facts, BCCI claimed that no Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding bilateral series was signed between the two boards. ...

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Pressure mounting on BCCI to name India Champions Trophy squad

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LONDON: The muddle over India’s participation in the Champions Trophy has rattled the Indian team, and players now want to know when this ‘uncertainty’ will end. The Indian Express has reliably learnt that the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (COA) head Vinod Rai recently spoke to the Indian team captain ...

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IPL – Amla wins heart with fair play

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BENGALURU: South Africa opener Hashim Amla proved why he’s termed as one of the best ambassadors of game with his on-field gesture during a match in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017.  The Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) opener garnered applause for his ‘fair play’ during match against Royal Challengers Bangalore ...

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West Indies defeat Pakistan by 106 in Bridgetown Test

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Alzarri Joseph sent back Babar Azam for a two-ball duck BRIDGETOWN: Shannon Gabriel’s five-wicket haul inspired West Indies to a 106 run victory over Pakistan on the final day of the second Test in Bridgetown on Thursday. Pakistan started the fifth day at the Kensington Oval requiring 188 runs but ...

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