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Virat Kohli calls Shoaib Akhtar a terrifying bowler

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  MUMBAI: Indian skipper, Virat Kohli has called Shoaib Akhtar a terrifying bowler for batsmen to face. During an interview with Breakfast with Champions, Kohli said after Akhtar the next bowler he was terrified of facing was Pakistan’s 7-foot left-arm paceman Mohammad Irfan. Kohli also spoke about his relationship with Indian ...

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Australia batsmen hold key to potential Ashes whitewash: McGrath

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SYDNEY: Legendary Australian paceman Glenn McGrath is fond of predicting Ashes whitewashes for his compatriots over England – but this time round he is not so sure. The 47-year-old, who brought the curtain down on his stellar Test career 10 years ago with a 5-0 cleansweep of England, told Saturday’s Daily ...

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BCCI’s anti-corruption unit denies Sreesanth’s discrimination claims

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NEW DELHI: Indian cricket board’s Anti-Corruption and Security Unit has rejected S Sreesanth’s allegations that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has separate rules for him and he is being singled out in the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing case. “I don’t think there is any discrimination. ...

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ICC gives clean chit to Virat Kohli for using walkie talkie

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DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday gave a clean chit to India skipper Virat Kohli who was seen using a walkie talkie during the first T20 International against New Zealand in New Delhi. Kohli was sitting at the dug-out and TV footage showed him talking on the walkie ...

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Chris Gayle wins defamation case against Australia media

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MELBOURNE: West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle has won the defamation case against an Australian media which alleged that he exposed himself to a female massage therapist during a Sydney training session in the 2015 Cricket World Cup. Following less than two hours of deliberation, the jury at the New ...

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After Australia, working with Pakistan is a good experience: Arthur

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SYDNEY: Pakistan cricket team Head Coach Micky Arthur stated that after Australia his experience with Pakistan team remain good. “PCB has given me full authority to work for betterment of the team,” he said. The head coach further said that he has fallen in love with coaching job.  “You become ...

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Indian Cricket Team Can Help Pakistan in Becoming No.1 T20I Team

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NEW DELHI: Indian Cricket Team, who recently defeated New Zealand in the three-match ODI series, will now aim to clinch the three-match T20I series against the Black Caps and in that process, the Men in Blue can help their arch-rivals Pakistan to top the ICC T20I Team Ranking chart. Currently, ...

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Malik desires to win a World Cup

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LAHORE: Veteran cricketer Shoaib Malik has expressed his desire to win a World Cup for Pakistan saying only a World Cup is missing from my honour. “I still want to play a few more years. I come to the ground every morning and practice hard. I don’t know about tomorrow ...

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Shoaib, Sania, Shadab engage in fun Twitter conversation

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LAHORE: Sania Mirza – wife of cricketer Shoaib Malik – her husband and cricketer Shadab Khan engaged in a funny conversation on Twitter following the culmination of Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka. Chalen phir is pe?? #MOM #Manoftheseries @realshoaibmalik pic.twitter.com/iEnkxuKJ7O — Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) October 29, 2017 Yes yes! Jaldi ...

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Pakistan maintains superiority over India in ODI’s

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DUBAI: Pakistan continues to have an edge over India in One Day Internationals (ODIs) despite the fact that in recent years, the arch-rivals remained dominant over green shirts. Since October 1, 1978 when Pakistan and India met each other for the first time in 50-over format, a total 129 ODI ...

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